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HD EXPO PREVIEW HD Expo Preview For its 25th anniversary, the hospitality design focused trade show returns to Las Vegas on May 4-6 1. Sandler Seating: Up Designed by Martin Ballendat for Sandler Seating, Up was originally introduced as a side chair and has now been reimagined as a lounge chair. It features a rounded silhouette and solid black walnut arms. Up is upholstered in leather and is available with a variety of chair bases including four-leg wood, polished aluminum swivel, and black aluminum swivel. 2 2. Kravet Contract: David Hicks Ashley Hicks, the son of famed 1960s interior designer David Hicks, has created the David Hicks collection of Crypton fabrics for Kravet Contract. Some patterns are inspired by and others are adapted directly from the elder Hick's portfolio of bold and geometric designs, including chevron patterns (pictured) in a variety of rich hues. Orders up to 100 yards are shipped within 24 hours. 3 3. Sonneman: Ridgeline As Sonneman's first indoor/outdoor product line, the Inside Out collection includes the Ridgeline LED sconce. The sculpted fixture can direct light upward or downward, and its die-cast aluminum shade is available in textured white, gray, and bronze finishes. It measures 7½ inches square and projects 3¼ inches. 1 The Hospitality Design Exposition and Conference (HD Expo) returns to the Mandalay Bay Convention Center in Las Vegas, May 4-6, for its 25th anniversary. Produced by Emerald Expositions-the publisher of Contract and sister magazine Hospitality Design-HD Expo unites the hospitality industry, including interior designers, architects, hoteliers, owners, operators, developers, and purchasers. Attendees will explore the latest products and services from around the world. HD Expo will feature over 100 speakers across more than 25 conference sessions. The opening session, titled "Those Were the Days: Veterans Weigh In," will be a panel discussion on how business has changed-and stayed the same-in the industry. The panelists will be Michael Bedner, HBA; Tony Chi, tonychi; Adam D. Tihany, Tihany Design; and David Beer, BBG-BBGM. The show's signature Owners' Rountable will include 37 brand executives, owners, and developers 46 from hotel companies. Other panel discussions will explore topics including modern luxury, restorations, new brands, dining trends, and the advancement of cruise ship design. Hospitality Design magazine's Social Hub, to be located on the show floor, is envisioned by Andrew Alford, chief creative officer at AJ Capital Partners and designer of Graduate Hotels. Events at the Social Hub include one-on-one conversations with industry experts, NEWH Green Voice Conversations, and happy hour cocktails. The opening night party will take place at Omnia in Caesars Palace on Wednesday, May 4, and the annual Party by the Pool will be held at the MGM Grand's Wet Republic on Thursday, May 5. For more information, and to register to attend HD Expo, visit -MURRYE BERNARD APRI L 2016

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Contract - April 2016

Contract - April 2016
Industry News
Columnist: Five Steps Toward Knowledge Leadership
Product Focus: East Coast–West Coast Design
Product Briefs
HD Expo Preview
ICFF Preview
Galaxy Macau
Seamarq Hotel
Palace Hotel
Kameha Grand Zurich
South Congress Hotel
MGM Harbor Resort
Designers Select: Hospitality
Ad Index
Exhibition: The Influence of Toyo Ito and SANAA

Contract - April 2016