Design & Discovery


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Design & Discovery

June 17 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Join Haworth and Van Andel Institute for Design & Discovery. Merging the inspiration of modernist furniture design with the elegant shapes and colors of contemporary fashion — Design & Discovery will excite your imagination and showcase the power of the creative spirit.

This exclusive event will take place at the legendary Haworth headquarters and showroom in Holland Michigan, and feature a runway show by Leigh’s, an exclusive display of Ferrari sportscars, hors d’oeuvres, artisan cocktails, dancing and complimentary swag bags from Leigh’s. All proceeds from Design & Discovery will benefit the Institute’s biomedical research and science education initiatives.

Complimentary valet parking available. Cocktail attire suggested.

VAI is continuing to monitor applicable health and safety guidelines and will update the event format if necessary. Any changes will be noted here.

Sponsorships and tickets for this event are sold out.


Event Committee


Franco & Alessandra Bianchi

Grace Brann

Deb Clark

Ann Harten

Matthew & Jennifer Haworth

Anne Nemschoff

Wendy Spoelhof

Carol Van Andel

Kurt VanderSchuur

Rebecca Wierda

Contact Sarah Rollman at 616.234.5712 or via email for more information.

Presented By

Design Sponsor

Discovery Sponsor

Blueprint Sponsor

Sketch Sponsors

Doodle Sponsors

Restaurant Sponsors


June 17
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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1 Haworth Center
Holland, MI 49423 United States
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