In December, Converso exhibited for the first time at Design Miami/. Now, the New York and Chicago–based dealer of modern design objects and furnishings has opened a retail outpost in Los Angeles. “I always enjoyed going west to California for L.A. Modernism and Palm Springs,” recalls founder Lawrence Converso. “There was a different vibe around L.A. than anywhere else—a sense of optimism. Having a physical space there feels like a homecoming.” The 2,200-square-foot showroom...
New York City’s bustling NoMad Design District has welcomed its newest resident in concert with NYCxDESIGN—and they’re packing quite the punch. Italian furniture brands Molteni&C, Dada, and Unifor have inaugurated a 12,500-square-foot showroom dubbed the Molteni Group Flagship Store designed by Belgian architect Vincent Van Duysen. Not only is the bilevel Madison Avenue storefront a major upgrade from the brand's much smaller SoHo showroom, but it marks the first time all three Molt...