Exit through the Gift Shop
We’re delighted to present “Exit through the Gift Shop,” a small, curated pop-up shop featuring new objects handpicked by IDS Vancouver that exemplify the present design landscape at a good price point. At Exit through the Gift Shop, you will find our new book “Currents” along with design objects by fruitsuper, Studio Gorm, Nikolas Bentel, and more.
Don’t forget to visit the shop before leaving the show!
“Currents: Contemporary Pacific Northwest Design”
Curated by Jody Phillips, Director, IDS Vancouver
The Pacific Northwest is paving a new path in the design world with a rich and varied set of designers producing outstanding pieces and trends. IDS Vancouver is the centre-point for all things design in the Pacific Northwest and we are pleased to present our first book: “Currents: Contemporary Pacific Northwest Design.”
Pre-order your copy today to pick up at the fair!
By fruitsuper (Seattle, WA)
This set of three playfully simple shapes instantly transform vessels into vases. Designed to accommodate a variety of vessel and stem diameters—these cork-backed Anywhere Vases make displaying and arranging your flowers and foliage effortless!
By Karim Rashid (New York, NY)
XX is a commemorative book celebrating the past 20 years of Karim Rashid’s most iconic design work. The monograph showcases the prolific designs of New York-based designer Karim Rashid from 1995-2015. The book comprises of over 450 pages of designs from micro to macro, pen to condominium, packaging to fashion. Organized in ten sections with Furniture, Product, Lighting, Tabletop, Identity, Packaging, Fashion, Space, Art and Surface-readers, we can see how Karim’s designs are perpetually inspiring the next.
By Studio Gorm (Eugene, OR)
This coffee and tea brewer consists of a double-walled carafe and silicone lid. The carafe keeps your beverage hot while the outer surface remains cool to the touch. The center of the lid acts as a pour-over set while the ridged edge filters loose-leaf tea.
By Nikolas Bentel (New York, NY)
Created by artist Nikolas Bentel, these chalk drawers make it easy to make your mark. Each of the three chalk drawers in the series creates a different pattern, making it easy to draw circles, dots, or straight lines for either work or play.
“Brian Gluckstein: The Art of Home”
By Brian Gluckstein (Toronto, ON)
Brian Gluckstein: The Art of Home features a distinguished collection of homes that are at once luxurious, chic, and liveable. From a chic New York apartment and a tailored beach house to a timeless Aspen chalet and a refined country estate, these stunningly designed homes reveal that a well-functioning space is essential to every aesthetic from traditional to contemporary. The beautifully photographed interiors are complemented with riveting anecdotes, inspiring quotes, and style statements, to express the importance of comfort and personal expression through form, function, and décor.