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COCKTAILS by DESIGN • DIFFA 2018

It was a night for COCKTAILS by Design………supporting DIFFA.

DIFFA.Design Indutries Fighting AIDS………..on Pier 94……….and the event raised $700,000 for the cause.

It took 2000 industry supporters….their talent and resources to bring off the two DIFFA events here in New York.  Thanks to all for your help.

DIFFA…..Designing By design • nyc 2017

DINING DESIGNS presented by DIFFA…….on the pier, NYC.  The design industry raising funds to help victims of AIDS and those who are HIV positive.

Designed by “2 Michaels”……the Beacon Hill Table is based on the textiles in their collection.”Japonisme”.

Table decor by New York Times “T” magazine.

Jamie Drake designed this for Benjamin Moore….to raise awareness about AIDS.

Matisse inspired……Carlos Mota designed this dining room  for Architectural Digest .

Charles Harper’s illustrations for DESIGNTEX.

INTERIOR DESIGN MAGAZINE……Ali Taylor used a “pop art style” inspired by the target paintings of Jasper Johns.

DIFFA • Dining by Design

DIFFA: Design Industries Foundation Fighting AIDS……….in support of its mission to raise funds for HIV/AIDS prevention……raising nearly $ 1million for grants.

For more information visit:     http://diffa.org

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CLICK ON.……to view these creative table settings……where we gathered together with friends and enjoyed a culinary experience from famous chefs.

DIFFA • nyc 2016 • Pier 92

DIFFA • Design Industries Foundation Fighting HIV/AIDS  •

Dining by Design is in New York this week-end………the “big guns” in the industry are spreading the love and raising $$$ to fight AIDS.  They are making a DIFFArence !

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Meet Prez Zawadzki ……………the designer who created this dining experience for MARC BLACKWELL

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I hope that you enjoy every aspect of this event………… and take with you a message of hope.

CLICK ON………..and experience  DINING BY DESIGN

On my blog tomorrow I will highlight my favorite dining experiences.

DIFFA nyc • 2015• Billie Kid sells CONDOMS

BILLI KID was at the DIFFA expo on Pier 92 this past week-end.  Billi is probably the most talented of the street artists in New York.

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To attract attention to those most at risk of contracting AIDS, Billi has invited 22 street artists to paint a RED TRAFFIC STOP SIGNS as part of a campaign to make young pople aware that HIV/AIDS still exists and that wearing a CONDOM can prevent it.

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Attention getting CONDOM COVERS……..

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Billi has donated his art to the auction to help raise money for DIFFA…….

he wants to make a DIFFArence.

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BILLI with his design.  The STOP SIGNS have become CONDOM WRAPPERS.

DIFFA nyc 2015

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DIFFA • Dining by Design……a wonderful event……..supported by The Rockwell Group, Interior Design Magazine, Ralph Lauren,  Fendi Casa, Patron Tequila, Hermes, Roche Bobois, Calvin Klein Home, Sunbrella, Design within Reach, Ligne Roset, Michael Fina and Ottawa.

Michael Aram was one of the table centerpieces sponsor.

Some of the most creative visionaries in design today have brought their talent to this event…….all helping to make a DIFFArence.

 

FLORIDA……….I’m ready. Boo to the winter Blues!

I shot these at the DIFFA Show on the Pier.

DIFFA: the mission

Design Industries Foundation Fighting Aids.……raising $$$ for grants to organizations that fight HIV/AIDS

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FLORIDA inspired dining room setting.