Press Releases

Correction: Tribute to textile designer Gunila Axén and a Japanese dying technique at Formex

Nov 26, 2015 09:09 GMT Stockholmsmässan January 20-23, 2016, marks the kick-off for the spring season in the interior design and gifts industry at the trade fair Formex. Visitors will be able to try their hand at shibori - a Japanese coloring technique - and browse through an exhibition dedicated to textile designer, Gunila Axén.

Geometric games, tactile surfaces and constant motion at Formex

Nov 12, 2015 13:00 GMT Stockholmsmässan Nordic Kicks is the spring theme at Formex, the Nordic region’s largest trade fair for interior design and gifts. The theme will be presented in an inspirational exhibition that has been designed by the design group, Oddbirds. The exhibition contains three spatial environments that have been inspired in part by geometric games, churches and display windows.

A Desire to Experiment at Young Designers

Nov 02, 2015 13:00 GMT Stockholmsmässan This coming spring’s edition of Young Designers, Formex’s platform for new talent, is set to consist of 21 selected participants from a variety of categories. Below are some of the experimental and ground-breaking products that will be on show, including handicrafts made from iron netting, designs with emotional functionality and shaped, sustainable soap.

Humanistic modernism in Nordic Kicks

Oct 15, 2015 14:54 GMT Stockholmsmässan This spring’s theme at the Formex interior design and gifts exhibition, Nordic Kicks, approaches our design heritage from several new angles. We design our interiors with a personal touch and a lot of color as well as with warmth and artistic sensitivity. The trend theme can be summarized by the phrase, "something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, something given".

Largest Formex in history

Aug 27, 2015 09:03 GMT Stockholmsmässan Last week, on August 19-22, Formex kickstarted the season for the interior design and gifts industry at Stockholmsmässan. This fall's exhibition was the largest Formex in history in terms of surface area.

Erik Olovsson & Kyuhyung Cho are the winners of Formex Nova 2015

Aug 19, 2015 19:20 GMT Stockholmsmässan “Kyuhyung Cho&Erik Olovsson are awarded Formex Nova for the playful collaboration in their three collections Room, Sine and Numbers. With a fusion of graphic elements and architectural volumes, the creations of these two designers are characterized by contrasts between light and heavy, discipline and playfulness, and 2- and 3-dimensionality, conjuring up a feeling of opposites in perfect balance.”

The House Cat Festival at Formex

Aug 17, 2015 11:55 GMT Stockholmsmässan The interior design fair Formex, August 19-22, is arranging The House Cat Festival to celebrate and explore Nordic craftsmanship. During four days, artisans from every corner of Sweden will be on hand to show us how to bind baskets, embroider, carve wood and weave.

Highlights at this fall’s Formex

Aug 06, 2015 09:20 GMT Stockholmsmässan Next week, on August 19, Formex, the Nordic region’s largest trade fair for interior design and gifts, will open its doors at Stockholmsmässan. Formex offers many inspirational exhibitions, lectures and activities as the industry gathers to do business, network, see the most recent trends and be inspired.

Redesign, Consideration and Table Settings at Formex

Jun 26, 2015 11:24 GMT Stockholmsmässan On 19-22 August, Formex, the interior design and gift fair, will take place at Stockholmsmässan. Some of the guest exhibitions at this fall are showcasing repurposing, considerate arts and crafts, and paying tribute to linen and the art of table setting.

Young Designers - a glimpse of the future at Formex

Jun 22, 2015 12:00 GMT Stockholmsmässan Every season Formex receives a number of exciting applications for Young Designers – Formex's platform for young, unestablished designers. At the fair in August 19-22, 23 selected designers will be introduced in different categories, including SAGA MELINA and Nina Johanna Christensen, who are participating for the first time.