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Texas Design Week Houston is Almost Here — Tickets on Sale Now

BY // 05.02.17

Texas Design Week Houston is comprised of a series of design and art talks by noted interior designers, architects, artists, product designers, and visionaries, with a full program of book signings, pop-up shops, salon talks, and cocktail events. Dates are Sunday through Friday, May 14 through 19, with PaperCity Design Awards celebration as the official kickoff on Monday evening, May 15, in a spectacular venue in West Avenue.

The Texas Design Week team has booked notable designers to fly in from L.A., Santa Monica, Atlanta, New York City, North Carolina, and New Orleans. On the schedule to date: Michael S. Smith, Martyn Lawrence Bullard, Mark D. Sikes, Vicente Wolf, Carl Dellatore, P. Gaye Tapp, Caleb Anderson with Drake/Anderson, Robert Leleux, Madeline Stuart, Danielle Rollins, Florence de Dampierre, Ronda Rice Carman, Dr. Rebecca Peabody (department head of The Getty), Valerie Cassel OliverDeeDee Gundberg with Ann Sacks (director product development and design), Rizzoli’Jessica NappViyet’s Elizabeth Brown, and more.

Texas Design Week speakers Vicente Wolf, Mark D. Sikes

Texas Design Week HQ is West Avenue, and as presenting sponsor it has created the Texas Design Week Event Venue, as well as pop-up shops for the Rizzoli Book Store, designed by Shane Cook in collaboration with Kartell; a space dubbed West Egg, to host trunk shows and interesting collections, such as Katie Scott x Vicente Wolf — a jewelry collection inspired by nature and architecture — and Atlanta interior designer Elizabeth Ingram‘s new furniture collection.

Many of the keynotes will be held in the West Avenue Event Venue, with other keynotes taking place offsite but nearby at partners’ showroom and store locations: David Sutherland, Found, Chateau Domingue, Internum, Meredith O’Donnell, and more.

Texas Design Week speakers P. Gaye Tapp, Carl Dellatore

To purchase tickets and for the complete schedule, go to texasdesignweek.com. Questions, events@texasdesignweek.com.

For out-of-town guests, Hotel Granduca, the official hotel sponsor of Texas Design Week Houston, is providing an exclusive offer to TXDW attendees, with rates starting at $245 for deluxe rooms and suites. For reservations or more information, call 888-472-6382, and ask for Texas Design Week Package.

Holiday Gifting

  • Oscar De La Renta - Earrings
  • Cotton Club
  • Elaine Turner - Felicia Stole in Magenta
  • Wayne Smith
  • Museum of Fine Arts Houston
  • Loeffler Randall - Clutch
  • Loeffler Randall - Shoes
  • Mariquite Masterson
  • Cle Du Peau - Nail Polish
  • Wayne Smith
  • Asher Gallery
  • Bond No 9 - Perfume
  • Cle Du Peau - Lip Gloss
  • Elaine Turner - GiGi Flats
  • Bond No 9 - Candle
  • Mariquite Masterson
  • Cotton Club
  • Oscar De La Renta - Clutch

Next up: Texas Design Week Dallas, early November 2017.

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