Press Releases

Stylish organization at Formex

Oct 21, 2014 08:35 GMT Stockholmsmässan At the Formex interior design and gifts exhibition on January 14-17, 2015, the trend for the spring is Nordic Neat. It is precise, neat, clean and attractive. Nordic design is characterized by natural simplicity and functionality and it uses honest materials and tones inspired by nature and the special Nordic light.

Design bar with a scent of Norrland

Oct 13, 2014 11:31 GMT Stockholmsmässan At the Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, February 3–7, 2015, the Design Bar will be integrated into a new knowledge area that will also include a stage and an exhibition. The task of creating an overall concept for the area went to designer Mattias Stenberg, who offers visitors the pallette of Norrland’s colors, materials and flavors – with a clearly modern twist.

Ilse Crawford is the Guest of Honour 2015

Sep 29, 2014 13:06 GMT Stockholmsmässan Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair is inviting, for the twelfth year running, a highly acclaimed international designer or design studio to create a lounge in Stockholmsmässan’s entrance hall. This time, the assignment goes to Ilse Crawford, a designer, academic and creative director with the goal of putting people's needs and desires at the center of everything she does.

A world of its own at Greenhouse – in the mind of a designer

Sep 16, 2014 07:39 GMT Stockholmsmässan In 2015 Note Design Studio will design Greenhouse, Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair's hall for promising young designers. A visit to Greenhouse should be like stepping into a designer’s mind – a space for reflection and projection of dreams. For the next Fair, which will take place from February 3-7, 2015, Greenhouse also has a new jury.

Better care with digital support – the world gathers for Digital Health Days

Aug 20, 2014 11:37 GMT Stockholmsmässan On Monday, August 25 Digital Health Days will open at Stockholmsmässan. It’s a two-day conference focusing on how advances in information technology can enhance future health and social care.

The fall season starts at Formex

Aug 20, 2014 09:24 GMT Stockholmsmässan Formex, Scandinavia's largest meeting place for interior design, ended this weekend. Over four days, the interior design and gift industry gathered at Stockholmsmässan to place orders for the fall season and view the latest trends.

Line Depping is the winner of Formex's 2014 Nova Design Award – Nordic Designer of the Year

Aug 13, 2014 19:30 GMT Stockholmsmässan Motivation: Line Depping is the winner of the Nova Award 2014 for her self-explanatory and esthetically assured design. Her design is minimalistic and clearly rooted in a classic Scandinavian tradition; and while the same can be said of many other contemporary Nordic designers, very few of them achieve the same mastery as Line.

Design and Sustainability at Formex

Aug 07, 2014 13:05 GMT Stockholmsmässan At the Formex interior design and gifts fair on 13-16 August, Lotta Ahlvar will be presenting a daily inspirational talk on the theme “Sustainability Trends”. She will be on stage talking to different guests, including fashion designer Lars Wallin, artist Lina Sofia Lundin, and designers Katarina Evans and Katarina Brieditis.

Creative power at Formex – stories and memories from different cultures become patterns

Aug 05, 2014 14:06 GMT Stockholmsmässan Livstycket is a contemporary knowledge and design center in Tensta, where women from around the world are active. Livstycket’s textile prints will be on display at the Formex interior design and gift fair, August 13–16, and the patterns for print and embroidery will be demonstrated in workshops. Formex will also feature an exhibition of favorites among this spring's design school graduates.

Brynjar Sigurðarson er tilnefndur fyrir hönd Íslands til Nova-verðlaunanna – hönnuður ársins á Norðurlöndunum

Jun 23, 2014 12:38 GMT Stockholmsmässan Hinn 13. ágúst mun Formex, helsti vettvangur Norðurlandanna fyrir nýjar vörur, strauma, þekkingu og innblástur í innanhússhönnun, veita Nova-hönnunarverðlaunin – hönnuður ársins á Norðurlöndunum. Verðlaunin verða afhent ungum hönnuði sem starfar á Norðurlöndunum og valinn hefur verið af dómnefnd sérfræðinga. Brynjar Sigurðarson hefur verið tilnefndur fyrir Íslands hönd.