Collection by Erika Heet

From the Show Floor: Modern Family


The Modern Family Zone was once again a hoppin’ spot for the young visitors of Dwell on Design, with cool, eco-friendly and innovative furniture and playthings. Adults and kids alike delighted in trying out everything from magnetic blocks to non-toxic modern hobby horses to tiny chairs for the Mies enthusiast.

The entrance to Modern Family Zone with basket of biodegradable products by Method.
A small visitor tries out a non-toxic rubber Rody horse from Plastica.
Architect and designer Gregg Fleishman’s portable play structure has no joinery, and includes a slide for even the...
Toys made from recycled milk jugs from Inhabitots, a website dedicated to sustainable products for children.
Eco-friendly blocks from Tegu, brought to the Modern Family Zone by Inhabitots.
Sarah Strack Anderson of Modern Day Moments photographs a family at the Modern Family Zone.
A youngster tries out the HP Touchsmart technology, which allows kids to draw right onscreen.
A small team at work on the HP screens.
Blocks from Tegu made from sustainable woods and magnets, which allowed them to easily adhere to the metal table,...
Inhabitots provided a drawing station for those wishing to express themselves through scribbling.