Press Releases

Together in Camp Greenhouse

Nov 19, 2013 08:30 GMT Stockholmsmässan On 4-8 February 2014, young designers from around the world will be flocking to Greenhouse to meet visitors and exchange ideas and experiences with each other. For this coming fair, Note Design Studio, behind the design of the hall, is looking to highlight the social aspect of exhibiting in the Greenhouse, Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair’s hall for young and unestablished designers.

Day Dream – Contemplation and Creativity at Formex

Oct 24, 2013 11:08 GMT Stockholmsmässan Day Dream, this spring’s trend theme at Formex on 15 – 18 January 2014 at Stockholmsmässan, Stockholm Sweden The theme paves the way for a more contemplative outlook on reality. By noticing the beauty all around us, we open ourselves to creativity and commitment.

How to get your career as a designer on track

Sep 17, 2013 12:10 GMT Stockholmsmässan Be well prepared, think in terms of overall impression, never leave your stand unattended and let people see the real you: these are tips for first–time exhibitors courtesy of Swedish design studio Oyyo and Norwegian design duo Morten and Jonas, whose breakthrough came at Greenhouse, Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair’s hall for up-and-coming designers. Next year’s event: February 4-8, 2014.

Danish functional arts and crafts tradition meets Italian conceptual approach at GamFratesi – Guest of Honour 2014

Sep 12, 2013 13:24 GMT Stockholmsmässan For the eleventh year running, Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair is inviting a highly acclaimed international designer or design studio to create a lounge in Stockholmsmässan’s entrance hall. This time the task has fallen to Danish-Italian GamFratesi, a design studio enjoying a meteoric career and now in demand all over the world.

Aug 22, 2013 07:00 GMT Stockholmsmässan Formex, the largest meeting place for Nordic interior design, came to a successful conclusion last weekend.The fair attracted a total of 20,703 visitors from 9,413 companies.11% of these companies came from countries other than Sweden, which is a larger percentage than ever before.

This year’s Nova chosen: Mattias Stenberg wins the Formex Design Award for best young Nordic designer

Aug 15, 2013 18:45 GMT Stockholmsmässan The winner of the 2013 Nova Designer Award is Mattias Stenberg from Studio Vision.The Jury’s motivation for picking him was for “a style brimming with confidence”.The Nova Design Award has been instituted by Formex, one of Stockholmsmässan’s flagship events and the leading trade fair for Nordic interior design.

Habitat coming to Sweden, set to visit Formex with laid-back lounge made of natural materials and earthy colors

Aug 07, 2013 11:24 GMT Stockholmsmässan In the Entrance Hall at Formex, household furnishings chain Habitat has put together a lounge created by interior designer and stylist Per Wennberg. The lounge is a place for visitors to take timeout away from all the impressions. It’s a place to reflect and chat.

The fall edition of Young Designers and Next Step at Formex

Aug 06, 2013 11:56 GMT Stockholmsmässan Many of today's established designers have had their breakthrough after exhibiting at Young Designers, Formex's platform for young, up-and-coming designers. In addition to Young Designers, Formex also has Next Step, which is for exhibitors that have come a little further along in their establishment phase. Young Designers is being organized for the eleventh time and Next Step for the seventh time.

Five nominees selected for Formex's 2013 Nova Design Award – Nordic Designer of the Year

Jun 17, 2013 07:02 GMT Stockholmsmässan The nominations are complete for Formex's Nova Design Award, which will be awarded for the third year in a row on August 15th. The award will go to a young designer working in the Nordic Region and is selected by an expert jury.

Fall and winter trends at Formex

Jun 10, 2013 07:09 GMT Stockholmsmässan Eclecticism, Formalism, Maximalism and Materialism, at Trend Zone, Formex's section for trend inspiration, four of the season's most important trends are presented in an exhibition that is put together by the Swedish Fashion Council (Svenska Moderådet).