Press Releases

Nominees for Nova – Nordic Designer of the Year

Jun 11, 2014 12:30 GMT Stockholmsmässan On August 13, Formex will award the Nova Design Award – Nordic Designer of the Year for the fourth consecutive year. The award will go to a young designer working in the Nordic region who has been selected by an expert jury. The nominees this year are:

The Nordic landscape and the Renaissance inspire fall and winter trends at Formex

May 27, 2014 08:52 GMT Stockholmsmässan Formex, which will be held August 13-16, will have a trend exhibition in Stockholmsmässan’s Entrance Hall presenting four of next season’s most important trends: Soft Nordic, Wild Wood, Dark Fragrance and Raw Rustic Junction. The designer behind the exhibition is Jan Rundgren.

Formex with a taste of New York

May 19, 2014 10:59 GMT Stockholmsmässan Formex, the interior design and gifts fair, which will be held August 13-16, offers visitors an urban environment in the pop-up restaurant, B18th Street. Among skyscrapers and trees, design meets food and architecture, with New York's skyline as a source of inspiration.

Round forms, clean lines and playfulness at Formex

Apr 24, 2014 14:03 GMT Stockholmsmässan People are talking about a second wave and rebirth of design rooted in the Scandinavian design of the 1950s. Soft Nordic will be this fall’s trend theme at Formex, August 13–16. The style is pure and clean, with rounded shapes, exclusive materials and a playful look.

Gynning Design, Odd Molly and Oscar & Clothilde new at Formex

Jan 14, 2014 17:38 GMT Stockholmsmässan Three strong Swedish brands will be exhibited for the first time at Formex this spring: artist and designer Carolina Gynning, Odd Molly Homes and interior design company Oscar & Clothilde.

Star designers Alexander Lervik and Aurélien Barbry for Georg Jensen exhibiting at Formex

Jan 14, 2014 17:28 GMT Stockholmsmässan The Formex trade fair, which opens its doors on Wednesday, January 15, is happy to announce this year the participation of the two successful designers, Alexander Lervik and Aurélien Barbry.

Young Designers stake their claim at Formex

Dec 13, 2013 14:12 GMT Stockholmsmässan Young Designers is Formex’s platform for up and coming designers and stylists. The work of 19 designers in various disciplines will be on show at the spring fair on 15 -18 January 2014. Young Designers first started in 2008 and it’s evolved into an exciting forum for designers on the verge of their big break.

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.