June 13, 2014 7:05 pm

DesignMiami/Basel: the design fair gets expansive

Some 50 galleries from 13 countries will bring in great international names in design while a special programme has been launched for large-scale works

This year’s edition of DesignMiami/Basel launches a new Design at Large programme, curated by Dennis Freedman, creative director of Barneys New York, for large-scale work. And beware the strange forms of this year’s design commission: Jamie Zigelbaum – also New York-based – will create “Triangular Series”, an installation of throbbing light-filled stalactite-like tetrahedra, reactive to approaching visitors.


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Also in the mix: some 50 galleries from 13 countries bringing great international names in design, whose themes include work that looks from west to east, engages with contemporary sculpture, or celebrates ancient materials.

June 17-22, basel2014.designmiami.com

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