Design Pavilion, NYC


Founded and Produced by Ilene Shaw and Shaw & Co. Productions

Shaw & Co. Productions is an established, creator and producer of highly visible marketing and promotional platforms – commercial and not-for-profit – representing design and designers. Innovators in the fields of design and functional art, they conceive of and develop inspired marketing strategies for both trade and public awareness. Their productions include public, trade and corporate events, curated exhibitions, seminars and conferences, award and educational programs. Ms. Shaw is a member of the NYCxDESIGN Steering Committee.


Creative Direction by Harry Allen Design

Harry Allen Design is an award-winning, multi-disciplinary design firm based in New York City. Although trained as an industrial designer, Mr. Allen achieved prominence in 1994 for his interior design of Moss. A multitude of interior design projects followed.
His product design work spans a wide range, from furniture and lighting to packaging and accessories. The Harry Allen Design
process is a unique combination of personal experimentation,
cross-pollination, and strategic thinking, striving to make life
more thoughtful and beautiful.


Development with Intandem Creatives

Intandem Creatives founded by Patrick Duffy, is a boutique creative agency focusing on sustainability, design and the production of big ideas. It powers creative teams in New York, Los Angeles, Lisbon, Melbourne, and London and has produced events, and created and collaborated on marketing campaigns for highly recognized brands. With a passion for social impact, the agency created Global Fashion Exchange, an international initiative challenging the fashion industry to create a more sustainable world.




In Partnership with Times Square Alliance

The Times Square Alliance, founded in 1992, works to improve and promote Times Square – cultivating the creativity, energy and edge that have made the area an icon of entertainment, culture and urban life for over a century. The Alliance provides core neighborhood services with its Public Safety Officers and Sanitation Associates, encourages economic development, co-coordinates major events such as New Year’s Eve and Solstice in Times Square, presents public art via Times Square Arts, and advocates on behalf of its constituents.


Communications and Media Relations by Lyn Winter, Inc.

Established in Los Angeles, Lyn Winter, Inc. is an international contemporary art and culture communications and creative strategy agency specializing in art, design, fashion, architecture and luxury lifestyle. Through its extensive relationships with creative and industry leaders, arts and cultural institutions, patrons and philanthropists, artists, designers and media around the world, the agency provides opportunities for its clients to engage with and advance the current, cultural conversation.


In Celebration of NYCxDESIGN

NYCxDESIGN, New York City’s annual celebration of international design, attracts hundreds of thousands of attendees and designers from across the globe. Taking place each May, the event celebrates a world of design and showcases over a dozen design disciplines through exhibitions, installations, trade shows, panels, product launches, open studios, and more – taking place across the city’s five boroughs. Brought to life by ​NYC Economic Development Corporation (NYCEDC) in conjunction with a steering committee of leading members of ​the City’s design community, NYCxDESIGN highlights the unique creative, cultural, educational, and economic opportunities in NYC.