Top Designers Gather at Spain’s Great Match for Wine & Design

Last night, Wifijerez and  hosted the seventh annual Wine & Design, held at Frank Gehry’s iconic IAC Building in New York. The evening was divided into two events—an exclusive wine and food tasting began at 5:30, and then the party got into full swing at  beginning at 7:00. Attendees were treated to three rosés and two wildly different reds that came from Spain’s famed wine country and the Canary Islands. Sommelier  provided info and insights into Spain’s oenophilic history. Wine was served on a custom  bar while  lamps illuminated the VIP tent.

Carlos Galtier and Xavier Serra of Interiors From Spain. Photography by Matthew Carasella.

There were over 80 attendees, including Bruno Fernández Scrimieri, the Trade Commission of Spain's newly appointed commissioner. Top designers such as Will Meyer of , Wifijerez Hall of Fame member Paul Siskin of , Jayne and Joan Michaels of , and Brent Capron of  also joined the festivities. Michelin star chef Toño Perez Atrio provided a menu of Crunchy Empanadilla stuffed with artisanal Spanish “Pasaje”, Heirloom tomato soup, curry and cumin alioli-soaked bread crumbs with chorizo Ibérico, smoked potato foam, black pudding ganache with Aire de Moscatel Sherry Vinegar (Vinagre de Jerez PDO).

> View the slideshow for images from Wine & Design 2018!

A special thanks to our sponsors who made this event possible: