MISHA KAHN
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group of black concerete stools and side table, 2016

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Misha Kahn was born in Duluth, Minnesota in 1989. He graduated from the Rhode Island School of Design in 2011 and was awarded a Fulbright Fellowship at the Bezalel Academy of Art and Design in Tel Aviv the following year. In 2008, Misha's work was included in 20 under 20 at the Walker Art Center, Minneapolis, MN.  His concrete Heyerdahl lamps were among the works in Bjarne Melgaard’s 2013 installation at the Whitney Biennial, and his work was exhibited in 2014 at NYC Makers: MAD Biennial at the Museum of Art and Design, New York. Misha Kahn lives and works in Brooklyn.

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October 26 - December 22, 2017
Friedman Benda, New York, NY
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May 4 - June 10, 2017
Friedman Benda, New York, NY
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Coming of Age in the 21st Century
February 25 - April 9, 2016
Friedman Benda Project Space
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Beyond the Border
Interni Magazine
May 2017
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Misha Kahn: Hyperbolic Fantasies
TL Magazine
May 2017
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Gang of Wow!
Interview
April 2017
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These 6 Emerging Designers Are Redefining Ugly
The New York Times Style Magazine
March 6, 2017
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30 under 30
Forbes
January 3, 2017
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Cartoon Character
Frame
January - February 2017
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Misha Kahn's Scrappy Cabinet is made from trash and woven grass
dezeen
December 17, 2016
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Misha Kahn's Maximalism in the Age of Restraint
Vice: The Creators Project
November 30, 2016
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Inside the Wild, Candy-Colored World of Misha Kahn
W Magazine
March 20, 2016
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Artist Misha Kahn Offers A 21st Century Coming-Of-Age Story
Barneys New York: The Window
March 14, 2016
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Inside the Brooklyn Workshop Where Misha Kahn's Radical Ideas Come to Life
Sight Unseen
March 9, 2016
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Friday Five with Misha Kahn
Design Milk
March 4, 2016
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Crossing the Bridge
Modern Magazine
Spring 2016
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Star signs: Misha Kahn creates a kaleidoscopic world at Friedman Benda
Wallpaper
February 29, 2016
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5 Exhibitions You Don't Want To Miss In New York City
Fashion Times
February 26, 2016
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Step Inside the Zany World of Furniture Designer Misha Kahn
Architectural Digest
February 25, 2016
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Misha Kahn Reflects on Millennial Life and Transcending the Zeitgeisty Trends
Artsy
February 23, 2016
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The Playful, Cartoonish Designs of a Furniture Wunderkind
The New York Times Style Magazine
February 22, 2016
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America designer Misha Kahn exhibits free form installation in Firedman Benda's project space
Artdaily.org
February 2016
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Objet d’Art: Inflatable Chandelier
Interview
June 19, 2015
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30 Emerging Artists to Watch During Frieze Week
Artsy
May 12, 2015
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Bizarre, beautiful finds at SF’s FOG fair
SF Chronicle
January 23, 2015
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Westward Ho!
Introspective Magazine
January 19, 2015
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‘NYC Makers: The MAD Biennial’ Has About 100 Contributors
The New York Times,
July 3, 2014
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The Museum of Arts and Design Hopes the Biennial Will Help Brighten Things Up
artnet news
April 8, 2014
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Misha Kahn on Avoiding Rulers, Letting Design be Greedy, and Finding the Perfect Equilibrium Between Passion and Flippancy
core77
February 18, 2014
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John Maeda’s Artist to Watch in the New Year: Misha Kahn
Artsy Editorial,
January 2014
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UP AND COMING: Misha Kahn, Furniture Designer
Sight Unseen,
October 24, 2013
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Furniture So Bizarrely Made That It Becomes Art
Wired
September 13, 2013