Nordbygg stands up for equality in the Swedish construction industry

Press Releases   •   Feb 20, 2018 11:45 GMT

​Last Autumn, the initiative #metoo swept like a flood-wave through the world. The reactions have been particularly strong in Sweden, with testimonies of violations from women in several industries, among others the Swedish construction sector. It is therefore natural that the issue of women’s situation in the construction industry also permeates Nordbygg 2018.


One-third of all visitors to Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair come from abroad

Press Releases   •   Feb 16, 2018 10:01 GMT

Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair continues to grow and strengthen its position as the world’s largest meeting place for Scandinavian furniture and lighting design. The fair, which ended last weekend, saw a total of 31 percent overseas visitors representing a record number of 100 countries.


Winners of Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair´s award Editors’ Choice 2018

Press Releases   •   Feb 07, 2018 14:38 GMT

Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair’s award - Editors’ Choice - will be handed out for the third consecutive year. The jury consists of Editors-in-Chief from several of Europe’s most important design forums. The 2018 jury consists of Marcus Fairs, Dezeen; Adeline Seidel, Stylepark; Donatella Bollani, Domus and Costas Voyatzis, Yatzer.


Digital innovation and equality, highly topical issues at the Nordbygg 2018 fair in Stockholm

Press Releases   •   Feb 01, 2018 12:40 GMT

Nordbygg is driving the development in the Swedish construction sector. This is in part done by actively starting and taking part in different initiatives on digital innovation, equality and skills development. These areas will make their mark on Nordbygg 2018, which will take place at Stockholmsmässan on April 10-12.


The latest in Scandinavian design at Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair

Press Releases   •   Jan 30, 2018 13:00 GMT

February 6-10, it is time for Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, the world's leading meeting place for Scandinavian design. On Saturday February 10th the trade fair is also open to the general public who want to see the latest in lighting and furniture. The fair also offers inspiration in exhibitions and lectures by nationally and internationally renowned designers.


Design Week takes over Stockholm in Week 6

Press Releases   •   Jan 18, 2018 13:05 GMT

By combining Stockholm Design Week and Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, Week 6 is now booked in the calendars of buyers, architects, designers and journalists from all over the world. With the trade fair at the middle of it all, the entire city will be buzzing with around 200 events, installations and parties. This year’s Design Week will also include a unique light installation.


Iris Hantverk wins Formex Formidable 2017 design award

Press Releases   •   Jan 17, 2018 10:01 GMT

The jury-assessed award, Formex Formidable 2017, goes to Iris Hantverk for its broom for outdoor use. The designer is Lovisa Wattman. The honorary ‘People’s Choice’ award, which is determined by the public, goes to Eldblås for its double woven wool throw designed by Karin Kloth.


Ten things you absolutely won’t want to miss at Formex, January 17-20

Press Releases   •   Jan 15, 2018 16:30 GMT

Formex, which will be held January 17-20, is the kick-off for the spring season in the interior design industry. Visitors can listen to many interesting speakers, such as one of the world’s leading trend forecasters, Li Edelkoort, and lifestyle trend expert and researcher Mads Arlien-Søborg. This year’s Formex Formidable design award will be presented at Wednesday’s press breakfast.


Ordinary into extraordinary in the world of Paola Navone

Press Releases   •   Jan 15, 2018 10:08 GMT

At Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, February 6-10, this year´s Guest of Honour; the design icon Paola Navone creates a unic installation – Thammada. The visitor is invited to a colourful environment where everyday things are transformed into something special. This is the fifteenth time a renowned international designer is invited to design an installation at the fair’s entrance hall.


How can architecture contribute to democracy?

Press Releases   •   Dec 21, 2017 10:11 GMT

Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, February 6-10, will present the exhibition, PANORAMA – aiming for democratic architecture. The exhibition highlights how architecture can contribute to democracy, and it hopes to initiate a discussion on this topic.

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