Unique Design X Group is a female-founded boutique design fair for the promotion of collectible design furniture and its community of creators and their representative galleries. Our goal is to enhance the collectible design community by encouraging innovation and creativity through multi-culturally diverse exchanges.
As an international creative company, we believe in a pluralistic vision of design that is inclusive of all backgrounds, all possible ways of being, imaginable styles of living, and all opportunities for creativity.
Diversity of thought and experience are what fuel the beauty and power of creativity. We enthusiastically support creating a global community, where creativity travels beyond borders and all stories are embraced as one’s own.
MEET OUR FOUNDER
Morgan Morris has worked with contemporary art and design since the early 90’s with a special focus on Chinese contemporary art and design culture.
Morris began her career at Sotheby’s in London before moving to France early 90’s where she worked closely with the eponymous contemporary art dealer Leo Castelli for the establishment of his “French friends of the Leo Castelli association”. In 2000, Morris moved to Italy to work with Bologna Fiere Group for the development of art, fashion and design fairs in China. She partnered and developed the SH Contemporary Art Fair, Beijing Design Week, Photo Beijing and Beijing Fashion Week. In 2013 she worked as Director of Collectible Design for the London UK based group Media 10, where she worked closely on the development of 100% Design (London), Clarkenwell Design Week (London), and was co-founder and partner with Design Shanghai and China Design Beijing.
In 2019 she founded and launched Unique Design X Group, the 1st nomadic platform for the promotion of collectible design with a vision to promote the creative community in collectible design and beyond.
For our Paris Pop-Up, we gathered a selection of twelve artists and designers, together with their representative galleries to leads us into a new era of collectible design named: “The World is Ours”. A unique immersive event through which experimental materials and processes offered us a new and unexpected vision of our shared future.
Shanghai November Art week 2019 marks the crescendo of a new wave with the launch of UNIQUE DESIGN X SHANGHAI, the first-ever platform entirely dedicated to contemporary and vintage collectible design in China. The event focused on presenting International historical and contemporary design galleries, as well as a curated section for the Chinese collectible designers and a series of discussions and programs exploring the topic.