Press Releases

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.

Swire Properties Unveils Hong Kong’s First-ever Elephant Parade

Aug 01, 2014 12:47 GMT Elephant Parade Swire Properties and Elephant Parade today launched Hong Kong’s first-ever Elephant Parade. From 1 August to 9 September 2014, more than 100 individually-painted life-size baby elephant statues are exhibited at Pacific Place, Cityplaza and Citygate Outlets malls, as well as The Upper House and EAST, Hong Kong.

Record breaking Elephant Parade National tour finishes on a high - UK tour successfully auctions off full herd for The Asian Elephant Foundation

Jul 31, 2014 10:10 GMT Elephant Parade Today marks the finale of the intu Elephant Parade National Tour, the world’s longest running public art expo raising awareness of elephant conservation issues. The UK tour concludes having successfully auctioned off the entire herd of 35 magnificent art pieces designed by top artists and celebrities through a 100-day online auction.

60 hours left to help save the Asian elephant

Jul 24, 2014 12:54 GMT Elephant Parade Auction for intu Elephant Parade National Tour ends midnight Saturday. There are only a few days left for elephant lovers to take part in the intu Elephant Parade online auction, for a chance to own a stunning original art piece and support Asian elephant conservation (www.intuelephantparade.co.uk/elephants)

Anantara and Elephant Parade bring the world’s largest open air art exhibition to Bangkok

Jul 14, 2014 12:13 GMT Elephant Parade Anantara Hotels Resorts and Spas has announced their partnership with the founders of the world famous ‘Elephant Parade’, bringing the largest open air art exhibition to Bangkok in 2015.

Elephants march into intu Bromley for final stop of national tour

Jul 04, 2014 11:20 GMT Elephant Parade This week Elephant Parade has arrived at intu Bromley where art designs from top celebrities will be joined by elephants created by local school children.

Jul 04, 2014 08:31 GMT Bush Production Steven Albert Bush, 50, has released his signature collection of lighting featuring concrete as the medium of choice. The items are primitive shapes and are lit with LED lamps and feature colored concrete. Many lamps are rated IP65 for outdoor use and are available in raw, blasted or polished surface treatment.

Become the next Elephant Parade Superstar!

Jul 01, 2014 10:41 GMT Elephant Parade Elephant Parade has today launched the Global Elephant Parade Artbox Contest, presented by Anantara Hotels, Resorts & Spas: an art competition that will challenge people from all around the world to paint their own 15cm elephant.

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.