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Global, original and contemporary design celebrated in New York City with awards, talks, tours and events

May 23, 2023 (New York City) – Haworth joined the global design community at the International Contemporary Furniture Fair (ICFF) + WantedDesign Manhattan to inspire with, and be inspired by, original contemporary furnishings.

The Haworth group and partner brands received the following NYCxDesign Awards:

  • Haworth Cardigan – Winner for Contract Seating
  • Haworth Zody II and Zody LX – Finalist for Contract Task/Conference Seating
  • JANUS et Cie, Serengetti Collection – Finalist for Outdoor Furniture Collection
  • Poltrona Frau, Ouverture – Finalist for Residential Sofa
  • GAN, Mangas – Winner for Outdoor Furniture Collection
  • GAN, Giro – Winner for Residential Flooring
  • Pablo, Totem – Finalist for Pendant Fixture
  • Rottet Collection, Ovo Mirrors – Winner for Accessories
  • Rottet Collection, Dark & Stormy – Finalist for Residential Side Table

Haworth is also a supporting brand for WantedDesign Manhattan Talks for a conversation on the power of mentorship and collaboration across generations. All Together Now: Designing For (And With!) The Next Generation produced a meaningful panel discussion with Anais Missakian, Provost, Rhode Island School of Design; Patricia Urquiola, Founder,Studio Urquiola; Cindy Allen, Editor in Chief, Sandow Design Group; Bill Carroll, Student, Rhode Island School of Design; and Giulio Cappellini, Art Director, Cappellini.

Showroom tours throughout the city included BuzziSpace, Tuohy, Luxury Living, Kvadrat, Poltrona Frau, Cappellini, JANUS et Cie and Cassina. (Recaps on Instagram here.) And, the Haworth showroom hosted a 75th anniversary event that celebrated both history and future, as well as ICFF’s vibrant, diverse and innovative vibe.

Photos: Haworth Cardigan, JANUS et Cie Serengetti Collection, Poltrona Frau Ouverture


Haworth helps create inspirational spaces. As a leading global furniture maker, the company is steeped in workplace expertise that fuels innovative designs for optimal performance. Haworth is a values-driven, family company with an entrepreneurial spirit and a design-forward approach. As a multicultural organization, the company embraces the strength that comes from diversity of thought. At Haworth, we believe great spaces empower people to thrive.

Haworth Group is a curated portfolio of the finest brands that furnish the most desirable spaces in the world. Each brand brings a unique perspective and expertise to create extraordinary experiences. The diversity of offering is rich in design heritage and craftsmanship, continuing to push the boundaries of what’s possible.

Founded in 1948, Haworth operates in more than 150 countries through a global network of 400 dealers and 8,000 employees. Headquartered in Holland, Michigan, U.S.A, the company has sales of $2.5 billion USD.