Over 600 Guests Attend as Ornare Hosts the Crème-de-la-Crème of Designers and Architects in Its Third Consecutive “Tastemakers Showcase”. In early December Miami becomes a playground for artists, interior designers, architects, and an international crowd of spectators, collectors, and enthusiasts. Ornare, the Brazilian premiere luxury wardrobe and kitchen manufacturer hosted the first big event of the week. The third “Tastemakers Showcase” commenced on Nov. 30th, 2009 at 8:00 p.m. In the heart of the Design District, across the street from the Moore Building, Ornare’s showroom displayed projects of twenty distinguished architects and designers. Each participant featured their work on large panels distributed throughout the showroom. Guests were delighted with caipirinhas from Leblon, hors d’oeuvres served by Pacific Time Restaurant, and music by DJ Marcelo.
The panels were showcased at Ornare for the remainder of the week. For further access to the public, the showroom kept its doors open on Thursday, December 3rd until 9 p.m.
The selected Architect/Design firms for this year’s event were: Avant Design Group, Inc., Avanzato Design, Baron Design Studio, CMA Design Studio, Concepto Uno, Crea, Edward Nieto Design Group, Inc., Furze Bard + Associates, Hinojosa Design Studio, Jack Lonetto Design Group, Inc., Osirys Mendez International, Poggi Design, Ramon Pacheco & Associates, Inc., Randall Stofft Architects, Inc., SoJo Design, Studio Alexis Batista, Studio Hugo Mijares, T Design, Taylor & Taylor Partnership and Village Architects, Inc.