In a festive precursor to New York Fashion Week, the New York Design Center hosted guest speakers and designers at “Live on 5 at 200 Lex,” a February 4 event held throughout the fifth-floor showrooms. Around 500 attendees enjoyed prosecco and spirits and newly launched collections of contemporary furnishings, lighting and wallpaper.
ASID president Robin Baron and interior designer Alan Tanksley were among the panelists.
Leslie Zarra and Patti Carpenter; Irwin Feld, Andrew Joseph and Charles Pavarini III
Among the many notable attendees were Patti Carpenter, Charles Pavarini III, Dara Brewster, Susan Easton, Denise McGaha, James Huniford, Ed Ku, Rio Hamilton, Russell Bush, Zolaykha Sherzad, Andrew Joseph, Robin Baron, Nazira Handal, Randall Tarasek, Justin Shaulis, Alan Tanksley, Stacey Kunstel and Bobby Berk.
Bob Gaynor, Marlaina Teich, Jessica Rudd, Jacob Herskovits, Daniele Tighe, Bobby Berk, Tamara Matthews-Stephenson, Justin Shaulis, Brittany Goldberg and Rio Hamilton
Michael Daube, Dara Brewster, Tucker Robbins and Susan Easton
Shared Dara Artisans co-founder Dara Brewster, “It was a wonderful evening with leaders in the field of interior design and home decor.” And furniture designer Tucker Robbins reflected, “There is a change afoot on the fifth floor at 200 Lex, with diverse creative talent uniting and offering thoughtful discussions on home design.”
William Zeolla; Azin Valy, Zolaykha Sherzad and Maki Yamamoto