Our pick of the best regional and international designers from Day 1 of Design Days Dubai, held at The Venue by Burj Khalifa, Downtown Dubai.
Left to right: 1. Strike a pose with the strobe lighting from Victor Hunt DesignArt Dealer, Brussels. 2. The Cocar swing is a bristly affair from Brazil’s PAX.ARQ. 3. A close up of the golden details seen in the Archipanic mural from Nisreen and Nermeen Abudail for Amman’s Naqsh Collective. 4. Light up the walls with the Mandolin by Carla Baz for Art Factum Gallery in Beirut. 5. Zuleika Penniman gives the traditional coral walls of the Emirates a new lease of life with her coral and brass partition for Tashkeel’s Tanween initiative. 6. Create fluttery shadows with the Limited Moths light by mischer’traxler for Victor Hunt. 7. Khalid Shafar’s futuristic Forma pendant is an exclusive design for Dubai-based Nakkash Gallery. 8. Spin around on the Latoo Seats from Karachi’s Caolesce Design Studio.
Top: See Monogram’s sculptural ‘wa’ – which means ‘and’ – at Design Days Dubai until Friday March 18.