2015-05-11By DanDesign, Events

Sadly I have to miss the ICFF this year in NYC because I’m headed to China next week. But luckily there was another great option to go to the BKLYN Designs event. It was definitely an interesting event on a smaller scale than the ICFF.We started the weekend off with a visit to the Navy … Read More

International Home + Housewares Show

2015-03-09By DanDesign, Events

Spent the weekend in Chicago at the Home and Housewares Show. This is a massive showcase of products for the home. Everything from cookware and food prep to appliances. The convention center is enormous and is one of the largest trade shows I’ve ever attended. Spent too long looking at the Le Creuset booth.

Architecture & Design Film Festival

2014-10-20By DanDesign, Events

Last weekend I went to the Architecture and Design Film Festival in Tribeca. I went to 4 films and really loved all of them. The first film was from a 3D series called Cathedrals of Culture. The film was directed by Robert Redford and was about the Salk Institute near San Diego. We also saw … Read More

1st Grade Science

2012-12-18By DanEvents

I got to teach a science lesson to a class of 1st graders yesterday. It was a lot of fun seeing the kids get so fired up about the experiments. We talked about studying science and then focused on physics and the concept of air pressure. We did several experiments together including the magical upside … Read More

Dwell on Design 2012

2012-06-25By DanDesign, Events

I went up to the Dwell on Design event in L.A. last weekend. The convention center was filled with great design ideas and exhibitors from around the globe. There were also a bunch of presentations given on stage covering product design, sustainability, new materials, kitchen design, furniture… you name it. One of the more interesting … Read More