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PaperCity Dallas July August 2023

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P aperCity is now accepting entries for the 2023 Dallas PaperCity Design Awards, which recognizes o u t s t a n d i n g interior design; interior architecture; retail, restaurant, and gallery design; landscape design; historical preservation; and furniture, product, and textile design, along with other categories. The PaperCity Design Awards is open to all Dallas-Fort Worth-area interior designers, architects, landscape designers, and product, furniture and textile SAVE THE DATES TEXAS DESIGN WEEK DALLAS! TIME TO ENTER THE DALLAS- FORT WORTH PAPERCITY DESIGN AWARDS OBSESSIONS. DECORATION. SALIENT FACTS. A n heirloom c h a i r a n d s t o o l b y E t h i o p i a n American artist and industrial designer Jomo Tariku — a pioneer of modern African design — has just been acquired by the Dallas Museum of Art. The Nyala chair, made of ebonized ash, is inspired by the distinctive horns, hind legs, and white spots of the Nyala antelope, which is native to the Bale region in the Ethiopian highlands of East Africa, where the designer grew up. The Mukecha stool/table references traditional African mortars and pestles, and its colorful banding is influenced by neck rings adorning bronze busts from The Kingdom of Benin. Tariku, who studied industrial design in the U.S., has works in museums around the country, including The Metropolitan Museum of Art. Rebecca Sherman designers, regardless of professional affiliation. All are encouraged to enter projects across 20 categories. Deadline to enter is Wednesday, October 11. The awards ceremony will take place in early November, and winning entries will be published in the January 2024 PaperCity Decoration + Art issue, 50,000 issues, and online at papercitymag. com, with 5.4 million monthly page views. Panel of judges to be announced. Explore Dallas-Fort Worth PaperCity Design Awards categories and submit your entries at designawards. For information, contact Madi Hurley, SUMMER ON THE SAVANNA Jomo Tariku's Mukecha stool T exas Design Week Dallas is Monday through Friday, October 2 – 6, 2023, with opening day of Kips Bay Decorator Show House Dallas Friday, October 6. Texas Design Week is a week-long celebration of design with cocktails, salon talks, book signings, product launches, and more cocktails, with 22 top designers from around the U.S. and London. For the full lineup, go to Designers confirmed to speak at Texas Design Week Dallas include Peter Pennoyer; Bobby McAlpine; Martina Mondadori, founder and editor in chief, Cabana Magazine, in from London; Stan Dixon; Carrier and Company; Paolo Moschino and Philip Vergeylen, also in from London; Blackman Cruz founders Adam Blackman and David Cruz; Vicente Wolf; and Hannah Gurney and Jemma Cave of de Gournay, with more to be announced. For the Texas Design Week Dallas complete schedule and to purchase tickets, go to Jomo Tariku's Nyala chair Peter Pennoyer Stan Dixon Vicente Wolf Jesse Carrier Mara Miller Hannah Gurney de Gournay Paolo Moschino Philip Vergeylen Bobby McAlpine Martina Mondadori Cabana Magazine Adam Blackman David Cruz Blackman Cruz 20

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