Collection by Amanda Dameron

Dwell on Design 2010, Day One


We're off to the races at the fifth-annual Dwell on Design conference, currently underway at the Los Angeles Convention Center. Friday was open to the trade only, while Saturday's doors open to any and all that wish to attend a weekend's worth of design-related activities. Though it only scratches the surface, we'd like to share a slideshow of images captured on the show floor. Stay tuned to or follow @dwell as we post updates from #dwellondesign.

The first throng of attendees appeared a bit before 10 a.m., when the doors to Dwell on Design opened.
The hall filled up quickly—over 200 exhibitors were set up and waiting.
Dwell's president and CEO, Michela O'Connor Abrams, kicked things off at the HP Lounge with a few announcements.
Dwell is proud to announce a new line of architectural tile produced as a collaboration with Heath Ceramics.
California–based design company Wallter debuted a new line of powder-coated spun-aluminum planters.
New handcrafted pieces from Cerno were an understated treat.
A trio ponders the merits of an angular metal side table, just adjacent to the Modern Family Zone.
Inside the exhibition hall, oversize covers of past dwell issues hang overhead.
At the space shared by Touch and Inhabitat, the new Open Stool was on display.
Associate editor Miyoko Ohtake somehow managed to stop by the method booth to chat with the company's design director,...
At Room & Board, attendees could enter to win $1,000 worth of merchandise.
Handcrafted pieces by Viash Studios, including a white-aluminum-and-walnut console table and desk, were on display as...
Always welcome at any show floor is a phalanx of comfy seating. Panasonic had the right idea.

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