Press Releases

Italian elegance at Grand Hôtel with exclusive Acqua di Parma

Nov 04, 2015 09:04 GMT Grand Hôtel The Grand Hôtel is now introducing luxury Italian bathroom products from the Acqua di Parma lifestyle brand in all bathrooms throughout the hotel. The products include bath and body products – providing an added dimension to the total hotel experience.

Axiell launches Spark to access and perform key library services anytime, anywhere

Nov 03, 2015 08:00 GMT Axiell Group Cloud-based solution extends library management system for UK customers to improve efficiency and maximise productivity

A Desire to Experiment at Young Designers

Nov 02, 2015 13:00 GMT Stockholmsmässan This coming spring’s edition of Young Designers, Formex’s platform for new talent, is set to consist of 21 selected participants from a variety of categories. Below are some of the experimental and ground-breaking products that will be on show, including handicrafts made from iron netting, designs with emotional functionality and shaped, sustainable soap.

Record Union i samarbete med Manifest on Tour

Oct 16, 2015 15:14 GMT Record Union

Humanistic modernism in Nordic Kicks

Oct 15, 2015 14:54 GMT Stockholmsmässan This spring’s theme at the Formex interior design and gifts exhibition, Nordic Kicks, approaches our design heritage from several new angles. We design our interiors with a personal touch and a lot of color as well as with warmth and artistic sensitivity. The trend theme can be summarized by the phrase, "something old, something new, something borrowed, something blue, something given".

B&O PLAY introduces new Wireless Headphone with Touch Interface

Oct 15, 2015 07:16 GMT B&O PLAY Today B&O PLAY by Bang & Olufsen launches BeoPlay H7, the latest member of its popular headphones series. BeoPlay H7 is wireless, has up to 20 hours of rechargeable battery lifetime and offers a combination of stylish aesthetics, luxurious materials, aluminium touch interface and superior sound.

Sony Introduces New Palm-Sized RX1R II Camera with 42.4 MP Back-Illuminated Full-Frame Image Sensor

Oct 14, 2015 14:30 GMT Sony

Who actually wrote history?

Oct 14, 2015 08:00 GMT University of Gävle Who actually wrote history? “Most handwritten documents from medieval times are anonymous, and there is an urgent need to place them in some kind of context,” says Lasse Mårtensson, researcher and senior lecturer at the University of Gävle. Computers can perceive and determine forms that we often cannot see with the naked eye, and they can do it with complete accuracy.

John Akomfrah's Vertigo Sea at Bildmuseet

Oct 13, 2015 10:04 GMT Umeå University Press and journalists are welcome to the preview in connection to the Swedish premiere of John Akomfrahs new three-channel film installation Vertigo Sea, a meditation on man's relationship with the sea. As first touring venue after the 2015 Venice biennale, the film will have its Swedish premiere at Bildmuseet in cooperation with BAC–Baltic Art Center.

The Design Bar 2016 - All the fun of the fair

Oct 12, 2015 13:04 GMT Stockholmsmässan At Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, which will be held February 9-13, 2016, the Design Bar and the Design Talks will be designed by architect Andreas Martin-Löf. Under the concept “All the fun of the fair”, he would like to create an evocative atmosphere, miles away from hard wooden chairs and simplicity. The Design Bar will be created in cooperation with award-winning chef Fredrik Eriksson.