Press Releases

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.

Elephant Parade Hong Kong raises $2,150,000 for Asian Elephant Conservation

Sep 12, 2014 07:59 GMT Elephant Parade Last night Barclays presented the Elephant Parade Grand Gala Auction, which saw a herd of 31 elephants auctioned off to raise funds for Asian elephant conservation.

Barclays to present Elephant Parade Hong Kong gala auction

Sep 08, 2014 08:53 GMT Elephant Parade Barclays and Elephant Parade are pleased to announce they are working together to help the largest living land animals in Asia.

Svenskt Tenn celebrates 90th anniversary with an inspirational magazine

Sep 04, 2014 08:00 GMT Svenskt Tenn On October 25, 1924, Estrid Ericsson opened Svenskt Tenn in Stockholm, Sweden. For the upcoming 90th anniversary – that has been in the focus throughout this year in new products introductions and in exhibitions – an inspirational magazine is released.

WWF joins The Asian Elephant Foundation to raise jumbo bids for the Elephant Parade’s Hong Kong gala auction

Aug 28, 2014 09:21 GMT Elephant Parade This week marks the unveiling of the charitable partnership between WWF-Hong Kong (WWF) and The Asian Elephant Foundation (TAEF), joining forces for the first time to raise awareness and support for Asian elephant conservation projects.

Svenskt Tenn launches the mirror Fauna by John Astbury

Aug 22, 2014 08:30 GMT Svenskt Tenn Ever since graduating from the Konstfack University College of Arts and Design in 2011, John Astbury has been part of the international design scene. Now he presents the three-dimensional – or perhaps four-dimensional – mirror Fauna, designed exclusively for Svenskt Tenn.

Svenskt Tenn celebrates the furniture designs of Josef Frank in new exhibition

Aug 22, 2014 08:29 GMT Svenskt Tenn The colorful prints on textiles, wallpaper and carpets are for many people what first comes to mind when they hear the name Josef Frank, but above all he was a prominent furniture designer. This part of his life’s achievements is highlighted in the tribute exhibit now on display at Svenskt Tenn.

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.