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DWELL ON DESIGN | INFLUENZA LA
June 24-26, 2011 at the LA Convention Center
Dwell on Design, the West Coast’s largest Design Event focused on conceptual design and international talent this year, featuring two special exhibits by international design curators designboom, a new awards program that recognized outstanding international design around the world, and a live art performance fresh from the Venice Bienniale show.
Thanks to Haily Zaki for Dwell on Design.

DWELL ON DESIGN | INFLUENZA LA

June 24-26, 2011 at the LA Convention Center

Dwell on Design, the West Coast’s largest Design Event focused on conceptual design and international talent this year, featuring two special exhibits by international design curators designboom, a new awards program that recognized outstanding international design around the world, and a live art performance fresh from the Venice Bienniale show.

Thanks to Haily Zaki for Dwell on Design.


You can find us covering these influential events (depending on our schedule)

Dwell on Design | Modern Beyond Expectations
June 22-24, 2012
Los Angeles Convention Center

West Coast’s largest Design Show returns with curation by the editors of Dwell. The 3 day celebration brings together the best and brightest products, services, and thought leaders in modern design today for a series of conversations, demos, tours, and much more.  Over 350 exhibitors on the show floor and ongoing design dialogue showcasing over 70 presentations on three separate stages.  This year, the show goes beyond the urban dwelling to encompass all aspects of the modern lifestyle, seeking out a new definition for modern beyond expectations. 

Design Installations, Green Car Ride and Drives, Modern Marketplace Pavilions and more.

For tickets and modern design inspiration, log on to www.dwellondesign.com

Women of the Green Generation Conference
May 19, 2012
Loft Seven, Los Angeles, CA

Women of the Green Generation will host their 3rd Annual Conference for women who are inspiring leaders, visionaries, and drivers in creating solutions to our current environmental, economic, and social challenges. 

This year’s event will feature a sustainable fashion show produced and styled by Rebecca Mink highlighting green designers including - Mink Vegan Shoes, Sita Couture by Sita Thompson, Liza Shtromberg Jewelry, Fahmina, Violetta Villacorta, Vital Hemptations, B Green Apparel, and Anna Herman Designs along with many more  eco apparel and accessories vendors.

In addition to the fashion focus, the 2012 conference will highlight workshops offering attendees a chance to connect with amazing women who will be sharing their expertise and insights in a variety of green business topics, a health and wellness forum, tons of networking opportunities and more!

For tickets and more info on the conference, please visit www.womenofthegreengeneration.com

Long Beach Comic Con | Yup, Long Beach has its very own Comic Con.
May 12, 2012
Long Beach Convention Center

May must be Comic Book month because once you’re loaded up on all the free comic books you can get your hands on at the Free Comic Book Day on May 5th, you’re gonna want to head on out to the Long Beach Comic Con to get your fix of everything comicy (sp?). Yup, Long Beach has it’s very own Comic Con now so LA people don’t need to take that trip down to SD.

Long Beach Comic Con is an annual event held at the Long Beach Convention Center each fall. It’s a celebration of comic books and pop culture that showcases the exceptional works of talented writers, artists, illustrators and creators of all types of pop culture. At Long Beach Comic Con you’ll find exhibitors promoting and selling all types of related products, as well as entertaining and educational programs, guest signings, and meet & greet sessions with celebrities.

Comic Books, Action Figures, Anime & Manga, Gaming.

For tickets and more info on the Comic Con in LB, check out www.longbeachcomiccon.com

Spacecraft Technology Expo | Design, Build, Test
May 8-10, 2012
Los Angeles Convention Center

Spacecraft Technology Expo is the first and only exhibition of its kind. It’s also California’s largest B2B event for space companies. It will bring together global decision makers and industry executives to identify present and future market growth opportunities for the design, manufacture, pre-launch testing and operations of spacecraft, satellites, and space-related technologies.

The Spacecraft Technology Expo 2012 will feature over 100 companies displaying their latest products, technologies and innovations. The 4,000 sq ft Human Spaceflight Park will showcase a variety of life-size models and prototypes driving the future of manned spaceflight.

To register and find out more about space technology, visit www.spacetechexpo.com

EVS26 | Electric Vehicle Symposium
May 6-8, 2012
Los Angeles Convention Center

The 2012 EVS26 electric vehicles conference and exhibit will take place over 4 days, from May 6 to May 9, 2012. Electric cars and other electric vehicles will be available for test drives. There will be workshops, lectures and additional panel discussions. This will be the largest electric drive and electric car display in the world.

For registration and more info, log on to www.evs26.org


Dwell on Design | Influenza LA
June 22-24, 2012
Los Angeles Convention Center

West Coast’s largest Design Show returned with curation by the editors of Dwell. The 3 day celebration brought together the best and brightest products, services, and thought leaders in modern design today for a series of conversations, demos, tours, and much more.  Over 350 exhibitors on the show floor and ongoing design dialogue showcasing over 70 presentations on three separate stages.  This year, the show went beyond the urban dwelling to encompass all aspects of the modern lifestyle, seeking out a new definition for modern beyond expectations. 

Design Installations, Green Car Ride and Drives, Modern Marketplace Pavilions and more.

Thanks to Haily Zaki and Julie Karatzis for Dwell on Design.


You can find us covering these influential events (depending on our schedule)

Fashion Week San Diego
September 30th, 2013 - October 6th, 2013 
Port of San Diego in Downtown San Diego, CA
For more info and tickets, please visit www.fashionweeksd.com

Anime Expo | AX 2013
July 4 - 7, 2013
Los Angeles Convention Center
Hosted annually in Los Angeles, Anime Expo is North America’s largest celebration of Japanese culture.

For more info and registration, please visit www.anime-expo.org

PHAMExpo
June 29th thru 30th, 2013
Pasadena Convention Center
For more info and tickets, please visit www.phamexpo.com

Dwell on Design
June 21st thru 23rd, 2013
Los Angeles Convention Center
For more info and tickets, please visit www.dwellondesign.com

TechBrew MegaMixer
Inventing the Future of Private Space Enterprise Workshop
June 15, 2013
Los Angeles Central Library
Workshop and Matchmaking Session for Inventors, Innovators, Entrepreneurs, and Small Business/Start-Ups

For more info and registration, please visit megamixer.us

Space Tech Expo
May 21-23rd, 2013
Long Beach Convention Center
For more info and registration, please visit www.spacetechexpo.com

BlasterCON 2013
May 10th thru 12th, 2013
Woodland Hills, California
For more info and tickets, please visit www.blastercon.org

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Dwell on Design | Influenza LA
June 21-23, 2013
Los Angeles Convention Center, California 

Dwell on Design Photo Coverage on Facebook | Influenza LA

Photo Credits
Dewan P./ Dharmesh Pardiwala
Media Coverage: Influenza Online Magazine
Editorial: Dewan P.
www.influenzaonline.net

Credentials/ Thank you’s
Haily Zaki, Julie Karatzis, Christine Kim for Dwell on Design

Website
www.dwellondesign.com

Basics
Dwell on Design is America’s largest modern design event. DOD reimagines the trade show experience by transforming 200,000 square feet of concrete into a design incubator where prefab comes to life and design luminaires debate the issues of today. It goes to show how influential design is in every aspect of our modern world. For 2013, Dwell is proud to announce The Lincoln Motor Company as the Presenting Auto sponsor, Design Partner jcpenney and Industry Partner The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID). The event is produced by Dwell Media

Influential Exhibitors

Devine Color - provides luxuriously creamy, color-illuminating wallcoatings created by artist Gretchen Schauffler to complement natural materials in the home.

Website: http://devinecolor.com

Blunt Umbrellas - The Blunt Umbrella has a beautiful, wind-resistant canopy design that follows one of the most important tenants of modern architecture: Form follows function. An umbrella with blunt tips is not only safer, its canopy is taut and therefore stronger.

Website: http://bluntusa.com

Soma Water - Soma is a premium water filter service that includes a beautiful glass carafe and the world’s most innovative water filters, which are delivered right to your door via subscription so you never forget to change your filter on time.

Website: http://drinksoma.com

Sunbrella Fabrics - Bring luxurious décor to your home with Sunbrella® fabrics. From intricate jacquards to traditional canvas, Sunbrella fabrics are styled for every living space and every taste, always assuring fade resistance and easy care.

Website: http://sunbrella.com

U-Line - For over five decades and through three generations, U-Line continues to be the leader in innovation, quality and performance in the premium built-in undercounter ice making, refrigeration and
wine preservation market.

Website: http://u-line.com

Urbio - is a fun new company bringing indoor gardening and home/office organization to design-focused apartments, flats, lofts, houses, offices, and more! Our vertical gardening/storage system is great for any room or office.

Website: http://myurbio.com

Aether Apparel - Form + Function. Aether Apparel offers high-end technical outerwear with a clean modern design.

Website: http://aetherapparel.com

Airstream Inc.- The Airstream is the most uniquely designed travel trailer in the world. Airstreams are known for their iconic aluminum shape and superior structural integrity.

Website: http://airstream.com

Art Center College of Design - The design college has been a global leader in art and design education for more than 80 years. Focused on improving the aesthetics, ergonomics, functionality, and/or usability of large- and small-scale objects, Art Center’s industrial design programs—encompassing the fields of Environmental Design, Product Design and Transportation Design—have been ranked No. 1 by DesignIntelligence since 2006.

Website: http://artcenter.edu

Big Ass Fans - Recognizing that small ceiling fans have remained basically unchanged for more than a century, Big Ass Fans decided to reinvent them completely. The result is the 60-inch Haiku, the Energy Star most efficient ceiling fan in the world.

Website: http://bigassfans.com

Blue Lounge - is an award-winning, international design studio known for its clever products that solve everyday problems through design. Bluelounge strives to make life cleaner and simpler.

Website: http://bluelounge.com

Built, Inc. - Designer, builder, and artist John Sofio has been the leader of the design/build movement since its inception. Creating and focusing on the implementation of modern design, style, and function, Built, Inc. specializes in residential and commercial projects.

Website: http://builtinc.com

Emeco - At Emeco they build the finest product they can, make the best possible choices for our planet and inspire others to do so, collaborate with the world’s best, trust in simplicity, and know that our heritage is our future. Always made in the USA.

Website: http://emeco.net

Lincoln Motor Company - Over the past 90 years, a few things have held irreversibly true: They have made Lincoln motorcars with thoughtful craft, startling design, and an implicit respect for our drivers. 

Website: http://lincoln.com

LivingHomes - is a designer of modern, prefabricated homes that combine world-class architecture with an unparalleled commitment to healthy and sustainable construction. 

Website: http://livinghomes.net

Lladró - is a worldwide leader in artistic porcelain. For 60 years, all Lladró pieces have been handcrafted in the workshops of the City of Porcelain in Valencia, Spain. The brand is distributed in more than 120 countries around the globe.

Website: http://lladro.com

Nest Labs - Founded in 2010 by Tony Fadell and Matt Rogers, Apple alums who led the iPod and iPhone teams. Their first product, the Nest Learning Thermostat, programs itself, turns itself down when you’re away and can be controlled from your phone.

Website: http://nest.com

Influential Things

The Living Mural - A collaborative of local muralists honor L.A.’s rich tradition of street art—which helps preserve and celebrate the diverse cultural fabric of the city—by creating a series of murals on the show floor all weekend long. Hosted by Dropshop Studios.

Tech Lounge - VividWorks Passport to Design room-design competition

Designer Lounge - presented by ASID, and brought to life by Marimekko, SubZero Wolf, and Victoria + Albert Baths LLC.

VIP Lounge - haven for notable presenters care of Dacor, HD Buttercup and Lutron Electronics.

Dwell Outdoor - A perennial hit on the show floor, Dwell Outdoor brings the best of the outside in. The pop-up village showcased the latest in outdoor furnishings, accessories, and materials. Among the highlights, the jcpenney Prefab Home, built by Method Homes and designed by Bogue Trondowski Architects, was decorated with items from the newly launched jcpenney home assortment including product from exclusive design partners. 

Green Car Ride and Drive - Green Car Journal offered test drives of some of the latest and new-to-market hybrid and electric vehicles. Featured cars included The Lincoln Motor Company’s sleek and sophisticated MKZ Hybrid. 

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Products: Soma Water & Nest 

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