​Design legend Zandra Rhodes is coming to Formex

Press Releases   •   Nov 06, 2018 13:30 GMT

​Zandra Rhodes is a legend in the design world. Her colorful, flowing clothes have been worn by royalty and celebrity rock stars. At 78, she remains as relevant as ever – with new collections and her own museum. Zandra Rhodes will be the Formex Guest Influencer for the fair in January 2019.

Fingertip-memory in inner and outer rooms

Press Releases   •   Nov 01, 2018 11:00 GMT

Designer and set designer Sahara Widoff was given the assignment to create Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair’s exhibition Temperament, which aims to take the temperature of contemporary Scandinavian design and interior architecture.

Challenges for the future at Stockholm Design & Architecture Talks

Press Releases   •   Oct 11, 2018 11:18 GMT

Stockholm Design & Architecture Talks is the forum at Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair for knowledge and in-depth learning and where people from the design and architecture industry across the world gather. The theme for 2019 is Challenges for the Future.

Nordbygg 2018 was a success – now we look ahead to 2020!

Press Releases   •   Oct 10, 2018 12:22 GMT

With 48,000 visitors, 930 high-quality exhibitors and 250 well-visited seminars, Nordbygg 2018 was a success with both the public and the exhibitors. The arrangers are now looking forward to 2020 with confidence, in particular because more than 50 percent of the exhibitor space has already been booked.

Design Bar in the eye of the storm

Press Releases   •   Sep 26, 2018 11:10 GMT

The Norwegian design studio Anderssen & Voll has been given the assignment to create the Design Bar for Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, February 5-9, 2019. This time, the menu is being created in collaboration with Frida Ronge, Culinary Director at the restaurants Tak and UNN in Stockholm.

Neri&Hu named Guest of Honour 2019

Press Releases   •   Sep 13, 2018 12:05 GMT

Lyndon Neri and Rossana Hu, founding partners of the award-winning Chinese Neri&Hu, an inter-disciplinary architectural design practice, have received the assignment to create an installation at Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair. This is the 16th time the Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair has invited a well-respected international designer or architect to create an installation.

Stockholmsmässan realigns and hires Production Director

Press Releases   •   Sep 05, 2018 12:21 GMT

Anette Ternström Andersson, with a long track record from some of the capital’s biggest arenas, will become the new Production Director at Stockholmsmässan. The position is a new one and was created as part of a larger reorganization effort to increase the company’s commercial appeal. At the same time, Camilla Hållbro, former Director of Event Services, will become the new Commercial Director.

Ragna Ragnarsdóttir is this year's winner of the design award Formex Nova

Press Releases   •   Aug 21, 2018 20:00 GMT

Ragna Ragnarsdóttir from Iceland is the winner of Formex Nova 2018. The award goes to a young designer in the Nordic region. The winner is named by an expert jury and receives in part a sponsored activity at a value of SEK 50,000.

International guests at Formex

Press Releases   •   Jun 21, 2018 10:00 GMT

This fall’s Formex, August 21-24, has an international flair. For example, 150 years of diplomatic ties between Sweden and Japan will be celebrated with an exhibition on Japanese design and craftsmanship. The U.S. trend analyst Lilly Berelovich will also hold a seminar at the fair.

Record-congress and congress record at Stockholmsmässan this summer

Press Releases   •   Jun 14, 2018 10:08 GMT

Two international congresses are coming: one that is bigger than ever and one that has combined five different meetings for a record-long ten-day event. Where? At Stockholmsmässan, of course, the largest meeting venue in Scandinavia and an experienced host of conferences and congresses of all types. Tomorrow it's EHA focusing on hematology, and a few weeks later the Federated AI Meeting.

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