June’s unmissable design events

This month, the design community is gearing up for some of the biggest events in the industry. Read on for BOHHighlights from the monthly calendar, including conferences, trade shows, show homes and design talks.

Salone del Mobile in Milan

Milano | June 7 to 12
Postponed from its original April date, the Salone del Mobile returns this year for its 60th edition, with exhibitions and programming focused on the theme of sustainability. The event will include EuroCucina, the show’s kitchen biennale, showcasing new brand launches and technologies in the field, as well as, after a three-year hiatus, SaloneSatellite, which spotlights emerging designers through a special exhibition. , “Designing for our Future Selves”. .” For more information, click here.

Lake Forest Social Design

Lake Forest, Illinois | June 8
The second of four pop-ups this year, the Lake Forest edition of Design Social will be held at Lake Forest Academy’s Armor House, in an event that offers designers and editors the opportunity to connect with local artisans and textile manufacturers. , brands of wall coverings and furniture. For this episode, expect a round table moderated by the team of Verandaas well as a conversation led by BOH chief editor Kaitlin Peterson with a Chicago-based textile manufacturer Catherine Faull de Maresca and two Michigan-based Social Design newcomers, the wallpaper designers behind Eso Studio and the watercolor artist Kelly Ventura. For more information, click here.

D&D Spring Market

New York | June 8
The decor and design building opens for this year’s spring market, inviting interior designers to join leading luxury home furnishing brands for networking events, panel discussions and open houses. This year’s panel events include The Art of Outdoor Entertaining – a conversation with Bronson van Wyck, Suzanne Kasler and Lewis Miller moderated by Gallery editor Jill Sieraki– with Shared Visions: Bringing Design Collaborations to Life, featuring an interior designer Catherine Scottbuilder/contractor Michael Daddioarchitect Alexander Gorlin and interior designer Judy Dunnmoderated by the writer and editor Suzanne Slesin. For more information, click here.


Chicago | June 13-15
Held at the Mart, this year’s NeoCon event will bring together over 400 companies with new products in commercial design, serving a range of industries including hospitality, healthcare, education, space residential and public. Special programming will include keynote speeches by design icons Bruce Mau and Shashi Caana speech by Todd Heiser and Read Diego from Gensler Chicago on the evolution of The Mart and an IIDA Equity Council roundtable featuring several industry leaders in a conversation led by the CEO Cheryl S. Durst. For more information, click here.

Design Miami/Basel

Basel, Switzerland | June 14-19
Held at Messeplatz Basel, the 16th edition of Design Miami/Basel is curated by incoming director Marie Cristina Didero around the theme of The Golden Age: Rooted in the Past. The combination of in-person and online programming includes more than 50 exhibitor presentations, a solo exhibition of Micha Kahn, a selection of rare 20th century design pieces from the Morentz Gallery and the Galerie Matthieu Richard and an installation from the FAINA Gallery titled “Stepping on Ukrainian Soil”. For more information, click here.

Los Angeles Antiques, Art and Design Fair

Glendale, CA | June 17-19
For its 19th annual, the Los Angeles Show’s three-day event will host 40 exhibitors of antiques and decorative arts from across the United States, Canada and Europe. The selection of pieces will date back to the 17th, 18th and 19th centuries, as well as modern objects from the 20th century. For more information, click here.

Dallas Total Home and Gift Market

dallas | June 22-28
The Total Home & Gift Market offers retailers and manufacturers the opportunity to study a variety of offerings in categories such as home decor, gifts, food, housewares, accessories and lighting. This year’s event also includes the International Folk Art Market collection, presented in partnership with the International Folk Art Market in Santa Fe, New Mexico. For more information, click here.

TEFAF Maastricht

Maastricht, Netherlands | June 25-30
Featuring works of art, antiques and design from over 275 dealers hailing from more than 20 different countries, this year’s edition of TEFAF Maastricht will cover traditional categories such as Old Master paintings, antiques and classic antiques as well as modern and contemporary art, photography, jewelry, 20th century design and works on paper. For more information, click here.

KonMari Consultant Certification Course

Virtual | June 27-29
Developped by Marie Kondo— tidying expert, best-selling author, and founder of KonMari Media — this course expands on her method by offering an in-depth look at the principles and philosophy behind it, ultimately granting participants a certification upon completion. For more information, click here.

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Homepage image: A special installation at Design Miami/Basel | Courtesy of Design Miami/ Basel

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