The Brooklyn component of the 8th Annual WantedxDesign (WxD) event launched last night with a preview that brought together hundreds of design professionals, students and press representatives. Hosted at Brooklyn’s Industry City (IC) complex the event will run from May 17-21. The weekend will include studio tours that open the workspace doors of over 100 local painters, photographers, printmakers, sculptors and video artists. Also available on the weekend will be shuttle busses to take visitors to the concurrent Manhattan Conference at the Terminal Stores. See the full program here.
Those who can’t wait for LEGOLAND New York to open in 2020 can get a massive bricks fix at the very first Lego Live NYC event.The family oriented weekend will take place at Manhattan’s Pier 36 on February 16-18, 2018 and will offer a range of activities sure to please LEGO neophytes and diehard “Brickheads” alike.