after successful editions in paris, london and berlin, le cabinet de curiosités of thomas erber opens today in new york city. a bazaar of refined contemporary taste, this traveling event brings together 50 carefully curated number of brands, artists and designers from across the planet by brand guru thomas erber. this year's edition is held at two diferent locations: the maison kitsuné boutique  and the avant/garde diaries project space . each will showcase their distinctive savoir-faire in the form of unique or limited edition merchandise. the offerings are wonderfully eclectic to say the least, including art, design, apparel, high jewelry and watchmaking, travel, eroticism, photography, accessories and also film and literature. apart from le cabinet de curiosités' permanent fixtures, such as maison kitsuné, alexandre de betak and julien david, the list of appealing participants includes architecture practice ciguë, jewellery brand house of waris, pop duo singtank, the papaya playa resort in sunny tulum and designer michael verheyden. a portion of all proceeds will be donated to project paz, a new york-based non-profit organization, created to promote peace and community development in unruly ciudad juárez, mexico. [on through dec 23]. location : 1170 broadway [nomad]. location : 372 broome street [nolita].