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On Location

From showrooms and flea markets to historic houses and special exhibits, this section will take you around the world one location at a time.
  1. Historic Design (15)

Design Directory: Design in Southern California
Design Directory-Southern California-Southern California sparkles with innovative design

Design Directory: Design in the Philadelphia Region
Design Directory-Design in the Philadelphia Region-Explore the design of a very modern city that is steeped in history

Design Directory: Design in the Washington, D.C. Region
Design Directory-Design in the Washington, D.C. Region-Historic design is around every corner in our nation’s capital

Design Directory: Design in New York
Design Directory-Design in New York-The city that never sleeps provides endless options for the design hungry

Design Museums: Museum of Design Atlanta
The only museum in the Southeast devoted to the love and study of design

Design Event: Architecture & Design Film Festival Makes LA Debut
Design Event: Architecture & Design Film Festival Makes LA Debut - 30 Films to be Screened During 5-day Festival

On Location: Sourcing in the Wide World of Design
No trip is complete without a rummage through local home and design shops

Design Museum: London’s Design Museum
London’s dedicated space to the modern face of all things design

Stillfried Wien: Austrian Design Finds a Home in N.Y.
Austrian, German and Swiss design takes root in TriBeCa

Design Event: Design San Francisco 2014
Design San Francisco - The Bay area’s premier annual event for design professionals

Design Events: Los Angeles Antiques, Art + Design Show
L.A.’s favorite event for finding the ultimate in unique pieces

Design Museum: Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum
The Upper East Side’s bastion of design past and present

Design Directory: Design Museums
These amazing establishments are a must-visit for all lovers of design

Design Museum: The Textile Museum
Art, tradition, culture and innovation await at this historic textile destination

EXPERIENCEdesign!: Get Ready for DesignPhiladelphia 2013
The festival takes over the city to bring residents and visitors closer to Philly’s design scene

Design Museum: The Museum of Arts and Design, NYC
With roots in the American craft movement, MAD honors all design disciplines

Design Museum: National Building Museum, Washington, D.C.
The museum works to tell the stories of architecture, engineering and design

Design in Philadelphia: The Philadelphia Center for Architecture
The physical home for Philly’s AIA chapter serves charity and education

Profile: Longwood Gardens
The revered campus for learning and experiencing flowers never disappoints

Modern Design/Historic Setting: Residential Redesign in Chestnut Hill, Pa.
Two retired professors build their dream home by modernizing a 1960s ranch

Directory: Historic House Museums of Philadelphia
Visit the preserved homes of our nation’s first capital

Historic Hotels: Congress Hall, Cape May, N.J.
For nearly 200 years, the hotel has been a landmark in this seaside town

Christmas in Cape May
The seaside town celebrates the holidays the old-fashioned way

Four Seasons Guangzhou: Luxury Lives in China
A 30-floor atrium is among the dramatic design decisions

DesignPhiladelphia Supports the Art of Design
Year-round events highlight the historic and modern design throughout the city

Time for Archtober: NYC’s Architecture and Design Month
Month-long festival of activities and programs focused on the city’s architecture

Openhousenewyork Tells Story of NYC’s Design and Architecture
The weekend of events provides access to and education on locations throughout the five boroughs

Directory: Historic Houses of Northern California
Step back in time and explore the region’s history through its marvelous homes

Directory: Historic Houses of Southern California
Dig into the history of SoCal via its remarkable historic buildings

Venice Garden & Home Tour 2012
The annual event is brimming with design inspiration

Venice Garden & Home Tour 2012: Photo Gallery
Homes that will educate and inspire from the California coast

Directory: L.A. Mart
A center for design in the heart of downtown Los Angeles

Directory: Pacific Design Center
The hub of good design in the Southern California region

A+D Museum's Celebrate: The Wearable Event
A+D Museum's Wearable event brings the Southern California design community together

Profile: A+D Architecture and Design Museum > Los Angeles
Los Angeles proudly plays home to SoCal’s only museum dedicated to the design trade

Directory: Historic Houses of Virginia
Dive into the history of our nation’s founding in historic northern Virginia

Profile: The Historic Homes Foundation, Louisville, Kent.
The non-profit aims to preserve the history of the region through its architecture and interiors

Directory: The Houston Design Center
Design finds a tranquil home on a 15 acre plot in Houston

Directory: New York Design Center
For residential and commercial projects, NYDC has it all

Directory: Seattle Design Center
The Pacific Northwest’s destination for the design trade

Directory: Architects & Designers Building, NYC
Showrooms offer luxury goods for both residential and contract interiors.

On Location: Sourcing in Adams Morgan, Washington D.C.
A variety of home furnishings await in D.C.’s hip Adams Morgan district

On Location: Sourcing in D.C.’s 14th Street Design District
Design rules on this very walkable stretch in Washington D.C.

On Location: Gracious Home, New York City
The New York retailer is a fantasyland of home goods for every room and every purpose.

On Location: Sourcing in Georgetown
A guide to favorite home shops on Georgetown’s Wisconsin Ave.

Directory: Historic Houses of Washington D.C.
A guide to the historic houses found throughout our nation’s capital.

Directory: Historic House Trust of NYC
A guide to New York’s most historic places.

On Location: Sourcing in Alexandria, Va.
Old Town Alexandria offers a bit of history mixed with an abundance of creativity.

On Location: Olde Good Things
If you’re in the market for something unique, Olde Good Things is the place to be.

On Location: Sourcing in Venice, Calif.
One of my favorite streets to wander and shop: Abbot Kinney Bvld.

On Location: Washington Design Center
The mid-Atlantic’s source for high-end home furnishings and design inspiration.

On Location: Affordable Art Fair, NYC
The show brings together an eclectic roster of artists who prove unique can be affordable.

On Location: Community & Co. in West Hollywood
L.A’s hip design district picks up another great locale.

Art in the Design: Swatch Art Peace Hotel
Swatch Group steps in to preserve and restore a cultural monument in Shanghai.

On Location
A state-by-state breakdown of shops, showrooms, flea markets and more that you'll want to add to your travel and sourcing agenda.

Directory: Washington Design Center, Washington D.C.
The center of the design community in our nation’s capital

Mark Johnson & the Tribal Art of Borneo
L.A.-based tribal art dealer finds his passion on a tiny island

Interiors & Exteriors
Throughout history, a person's likes and dislikes, the places to which they've traveled, the times in which they lived and precisely how they lived in them were told through their homes. Both interior and exterior always are a reflection of those who dwell within the walls, telling the story of a family or an individual without saying a word....

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