October 7 + 8 The Largest Gathering of Design + Luxury

Furnishings in New England

Please join us for New England’s largest FREE PUBLIC gathering of design industry events

Boston Design Market 2015

The Boston Design Center, 1 Design Center Place

October 7 + 8 9am-5pm

Explore the region’s preeminent destination for design over two full days, Boston Design Market 2015

features keynote events, panel discussions, special guests, product launches, demonstrations,

workshops and much more.

Come LEARN, SOURCE, NETWORK, & SPOT the 2016 Design Trends amongst the world’s top

designers + showroom names

KEYNOTE EVENTS

Come hear from international renowned designers and authors

October 7

11am: Design authority Marisa Marcantonio of Stylebeat blog reports fresh looks for ’16

4pm: 20x20xDesign: What’s Next? Industry experts share their perspective on what’s

next in design

5pm: Design Showdown with Design New England

October 8

11am: Kerry Joyce: My Life in Design-Interior designer Kerry Joyce converses with

Chuck Comeau of Dessin Fournir

4pm: Wired & Inspired: Behind the Scenes of a Virtual Showhouse-Designers of BDC’s

Dering Hall digital show house discuss inspiration found online and IRL

5pm: New England Design Hall of Fame Inductee Unveiling Party: Join New England Home

and the BDC as we announce the 2015 New England

The BDC’s latest endeavor, the Antique Market Stalls on the second floor will also host a variety of events.

Media Contacts:

Carolyn Spicer: 617.908.7701

Maggie Dow: 339.793.3556

About the Boston Design Center:

Boston Design Center is a progressive, all-inclusive design resource that is quickly becoming a leader in a fastchanging

industry. We’re expanding beyond the traditional design-trade-only model to embrace technology,

improve consumer access, co-locate with related industries, and provide on-site manufacturing, event space

and innovative programming. The Innovation and Design Building and its anchor, Boston Design Center, are

steadily attracting Boston’s brightest designers, skilled makers, specialty manufacturers, and home and

contract furnishings.

DESIGN DEVELOPMENT

After six successful years, the ASID New

England Board of Directors decided to merge

the annual Fall Business Conference into

Boston Design Market.

Seven CEU courses will be held in ASID

industry partner showrooms throughout the

BDC. Each will offer the 0.1 unit accredited

through Interior Design Continuing Education

Council.

SHOWROOM FEATURES

With over 1,200 luxury product lines of fabric,

furniture, lighting, antiques, fine art, wall and floor

coverings, kitchen and bath design and contract

services, the showrooms at the Boston Design

Center each will welcome visitors October 7 + 8

for engaging events + product launches, such

as:

-Kravet introducing the Ralph Lauren Fall

Collection

-Designing for the Young Old Generation

-Celebration of Textures, Glitz and Glam.

See full listing of over 30 events on our events

page.

Boston Design Market 2015

The Boston Design Center, 1 Design Center Place

October 7 + 8 9am-5pm