new york: rafael de cárdenas

architect rafael de cárdenas has been making waves for quite some time with his striking retail and exhibition designs. adding a new dimension to his already impressive design resumé, he'll be launching his first furniture design collection at an exhibition today [6pm-9pm] at johnson trading gallery. the designs were inspired by art déco and american geniuses bruce goff and frank lloyd wright [on through jun 25]. location: 490 greenwich street [soho]. image: rafael de cárdenas' fusion furniture