By Dawn Pearson
The Indiana Design Center will present two celebrity guests during the 2018 LUXE Design Showcase, set for Feb. 9 and 10.
Designer Barry Lantz will kick off the weekend from 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Feb. 9 at “Setting the Table for Good Design.” He will share how his creative pursuits began in small-town Indiana and led to licensing partnerships with design industry manufacturers and a business partnership with his daughter, Amanda Lantz.
The event is a ticketed cocktail party to unveil tabletop displays by top Hoosier designers. A portion of ticket sales will benefit the Indiana Blind Children’s Foundation, a philanthropic arm of the Indiana School for the Blind and Visually Impaired. IBCF students’ artwork will be on display and available for sale.
Advance tickets are required. Cost is $60 per person and $100 per couple.
The “LUXE Design Showcase Featuring Celebrity Designer Thom Filicia” will be from 10:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 10. The free event is open the public and will showcase the latest in luxury design through seminars, new product introductions and more. Celebrity designer, author and TV personality Thom Filicia will discuss design at 11:30 a.m.
Learn more at indianadesigncenter.com/luxedesign or call 317-569-5975.