DIFFA DINING BY DESIGN

by Marisa Marcantonio


Dining by Design time is here again! Architectural Digest is the sponsor and is holding the event in tandem with their Home Design Show at the Pier. The list of table designers and collaborations this year is interesting, and should make for an excitingly festive room that combines fashion, interior design, art, and architecture. Hit Diffa's website to purchase tickets and support the fight against AIDS.

The table designers include:
CASTELLO DI GABBIANO, DESIGNED BY MARC BLACKWELL
STOLICHNAYA ELIT, DESIGNED BY JASON WU
BENJAMIN MOORE, DESIGNED BY DAVID STARK
CONTINENTAL AIRLINES, DESIGNED BY DAVID BEAHM
HP
ARCHITECTS & DESIGNERS BUILDING, DESIGNED BY POGGENPOHL WITH VASI YPSILANTIS AND MARGREET CEVASCO NEW YORK DESIGN CENTER, DESIGNED BY MICHAEL TAVANO
THE NEW YORK TIMES, DESIGNED BY SUPIMA AND SHOP
THE NEW YORK TIMES, DESIGNED BY DDC DOMUS DESIGN COLLECTION
ARCHITECTURAL DIGEST, DESIGNED BY CAMPION PLATT
GOURMET
-FUL STUDIO
BRAD FORD
CENTER44, DESIGNED BY SUSAN LAWTON
CHRISTOPHER COLEMAN & ANGEL SANCHEZ FOR PROFILES
ERIC WARNER
DAVID ROCKWELL/ROCKWELL GROUP
FAUNE YERBY
JERRY SIBAL OF DESIGN FUSION
JESGORDON/PROPERFUN
JORGE CAZZORLA FOR CELEBRATE FLOWERS
KRAVET INC.
RALPH LAUREN HOME
RAZORTOOTHDESIGN
SHELLY SABEL DESIGN
THE ALPHA WORKSHOPS
TRACY REESE
TRACY STERN FOR SALONTEA
FASHION INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY with Mentor David Beahm
NEW YORK SCHOOL OF INTERIOR DESIGN with Mentor Shaver/Melahn Studios
NEW YORK UNIVERSITY with Mentor Miles Redd
PARSONS THE NEW SCHOOL FOR DESIGN with Mentor Vicente Wolf
SCHOOL OF VISUAL ARTS with Mentor Robert Verdi

DIFFA’S DINING BY DESIGN COCKTAILS BY DESIGN
Thursday, March 26; 6 PM – 10 PM
Tickets: $150 per person available online at diffa.org

DIFFA’S DINING BY DESIGN TABLE HOP & TASTE
Sunday, March 29; 12 PM – 5 PM
Tickets: $50 per person available online at diffa.org.
*With a $60 online ticket, attendees receive access to DIFFA’s DINING BY DESIGN Table Hop and Taste, the Architectural Digest Home Design Show and a six-month subscription to Architectural Digest magazine.

DIFFA’S DINING BY DESIGN GALA DINNER
Monday, March 30; 6:30 PM – 11:00 PM
Table-hopping and opening of the design installations to guests for a luxurious seated dinner, followed by dancing, dessert and silent auction. Tickets: Designed tables for 10 available for $10,000. Individual tickets at Club tables for $500 per person.
Both available online at diffa.org

WHERE:
Pier 94, 12th Avenue at 55th Street, New York City