August is escapes month at Apartment Therapy! • September is Pet's Month. Stay Tuned!! Architecture and Arrangement • Exhibit of people's immediate environments. • Through September 23rd • LUMAS 77 Wooster Street, 212.219.9497
NY Designs for the Green Forum • Participants will learn how successful industry professionals and business leaders have applied sustainable design principles to their design practice and network with design professionals and green service providers during the cocktail party. • September 17th • NY Designs, 45-50 30th Street [Between Thomson Ave. and 47th Ave.], Long Island City. 718.663.8402
Richard Deacon: Assembly • Deacon presents ceramic work as public art in the park. Through August 24th Madison Square Park, NYC.
Enzo Mari's Animal PuzzleEnzo Mari • Collection of sixty design objects carefully chosen by the artist in collaboration with some prestigious firms which manufactured them. • Through September 5th • Italian Cultural Institute of New York Home Delivery: Fabricating the Modern Dwelling • Five Architecture firms have built prefab homes in the parking lot next to the MoMa. Inside, prefab projects spanning the past 180 years fill the galleries. • Through October 20 • Museum of Modern Art, 11 West 53rd St.; 212.708.9400 Buckminster Fuller: Starting with the Universe • R. Buckminster Fuller, whose theories and innovations traversed the worlds of architecture, visual art, literature, mathematics, molecular biology, and environmental science and have had a deep impact on all of those fields. • Through September 21st • Whitney Museum, 945 Madison Avenue Brooklyn Flea • Over 200 vendors of vintage furniture, clothing and antiques alongside new designs by local makers of everything from jewelry to textiles. • Every Sunday, 10am to 5pm (rain or shine) • Bishop Loughlin Memorial High School on Lafayette Ave. between Clermont and Vanderbilt Ave., Fort Greene, Brooklyn ABC Home Launches Earth Day Campaign • ABC Home is partnering with 2004 Nobel Peace Laureate Professor Wangari Maathai’s Green Belt Movement on its Carbon Poverty Reduction Program. For every piece of goodwood furniture purchased at ABC Home, a tree will be planted in Kenya to replenish rapidly diminishing biodiversity. • 888 Broadway, 212.473.3000