Designer Laura Gonzalez’s Mix-and-Match Maximalism

The designer's first solo show in NYC, "New York Splendor," overflows with fabrics, colors and patterns

There’s a sumptuous nature to Laura Gonzalez‘s interiors and furniture. The design at Saint James Chateau-Hotel, Sir Winston and Lapérouse in Paris, and a number of Cartier stores (including NYC’s flagship location) have all been helmed by Gonzalez and each typify her eye for decadence in diverse ways. Her first solo show in NYC, titled New York Splendor, is no exception. On view until 1 …

Fertility Form Illuminated Sculpture

Straddling the line between fine art and functional design, Rogan Gregory’s Fertility Form illuminated sculptures make abstract reference to the organic shapes found in steps toward the creation of life—from sexual intercourse to the fertilization of cells and more. Gregory transforms this inspiration into branching, custom-made light fixtures crafted from gypsum. Price is available upon request.

Head Hi Bookshop + Espresso Bar’s Second Annual Lamp Show

In Fort Greene, Brooklyn, a whimsical celebration of light fixtures

With prices ranging from $8 to $8,000, the selection of fixtures within Head Hi‘s second annual lamp show illuminate a spectrum of creativity, ingenuity and accessibility. This two-part exhibition (running through 20 March) at the hybrid bookshop and espresso bar saw more than 50 open-call submissions from artists and designers who are local and global, amateur and professional, and of all ages. To walk from piece …