Press Releases

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.

Iina Vuorivirta on Suomen ehdokas vuoden pohjoismaisen muotoilijapalkinnon saajaksi

Jun 23, 2014 11:41 GMT Stockholmsmässan 13. elokuuta Pohjoismaiden johtavana sisustusalan uusien tuotteiden, trendien sekä osaamisen ja inspiraation kohtauspaikkana tunnetuilla Formex-messuilla valitaan vuoden pohjoismainen muotoilija, joka saa Nova Design Award -palkinnon. Palkinto myönnetään nuorelle Pohjoismaissa työskentelevälle muotoilijalle.

New talent in Young Designers at Formex

Jun 19, 2014 08:03 GMT Stockholmsmässan Lisa Bengtsson, Malin Lundmark, Form for you, Sofia Hagelin, Sebastian Kjersén, Kristoffer Fagerström, Simon Key Bertman and Johan Lindsten are some of today’s established designers who started their careers at Young Designers – Formex’s platform for young, unknown designers.

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:

Stockholm breathes life into digital health with a new business conference

Jun 04, 2014 06:48 GMT Stockholmsmässan Press release highlights: 1. Tipping point for digital health with exponential growth opportunities 2. Stockholm’s policy makers embrace digital health 3. Great new opportunities in digital health for start-ups and entrepreneurs

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.

A golden week of gastronomy

May 20, 2014 13:57 GMT Stockholmsmässan Last week Stockholm was filled with with activities and a gastronomic party as the industry gathered at Stockholmsmässan for the GastroNord and Vinordic exhibitions as well as the Bocuse d’Or Europe chef championships. The party culminated with a gold medal finish for Sweden and Tommy Myllymäki.

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.

Congratulations Tommy – gold fever at Stockholmsmässan

May 13, 2014 12:49 GMT Stockholmsmässan The mood at Stockholmsmässan reached the boiling point when Sweden and Tommy Myllymäki took home the victory in the prestigious Bocuse d'Or culinary competition’s European championship on Thursday evening. Implementation of the competition, in the hands of the French organizer GL Events, was also the best ever.

May 08, 2014 08:29 GMT Stockholmsmässan On May 9th the Health Hack Academy will be launched – providing a unique opportunity for those who want to improve the healthcare of tomorrow. The Health Hack Academy (HHA) is a co-creation arena for people who are experienced in the field of healthcare, patients and providers, as well as people who are skilled in digital innovations – designers, coders, app developers and general techies.