In Switzerland next week, Design Miami/Basel will open with a VIP party on Monday. The New York Times previews the collaboaration between Phaidon and "Dutch design superstar" Hella Jongerius, which will be on view at Phaidon's booth. "Colored Vases (Series 3)," will accompany the designer's monograph, "Hella Jongerius: Misfit," released earlier this year. Also in today's news, the LA Design Festival and the debut of "Million Dollar Contractors" on the DIY network. Links and more news below.
DESIGN NEWS OF THE DAY
• Design Miami/Basel: VIP Opening 6/13, Global Forum: 6/14-6/18
• Design Miami/Basel | Hella Jongerius, in Print and in Porcelain | The New York Times
• Seeing Things: The LA Design Festival | The New York Times
• New Show Alert: Million Dollar Contractor on DIY Network | Curbed
• The Robert Allen Group secures investor for company growth | Editor at Large