Nola presents news within the outdoor furniture segment during Stockholm Design Week
Nola presents several new products during this year’s design week. These new pieces can be experienced online or at Inside Swedish Design, taking place at Stockholm’s Auction House (Stockholms Auktionsverk). New products, all linked to outdoor working, are presented between 8-13 February, designs designs by Fredrik Mattson, Nina Jobs and Superlab.
Nola's Långbordet creates a new meeting place in Södermalm
Nola has contributed to furnishing Hamntorget - a new social meeting place in Södermalm, Stockholm. The place is designed by landscape architects from White Architects and has been furnished with Nola's Långbordet, designed by White. The modular countertop is adapted to the setting of the location and gives rise to meetings and conversations, which contribute to community and safety.
Bicycle environment for sustainable cities and an economic restart
The cycling season is in full swing. A green restart of the economy requires new solutions in bicycle infrastructure, for healthier cities and a more sustainable society. Nola advocates more frequent and more secure parking solutions for the increasing number of cyclists. As well as better sustainability and aesthetics for bicycle products in the urban environment, which affects us all.
Nola's classic bench for Kungsträdgården back in production
When Kungsträdgården was redesigned before Stockholm became the European Capital of Culture in 1998, the architectonic portrayal ended up with the architect Aleksander Wolodarski. In a unique collaboration between Nola, Wolodarski and the former city gardener Carl-Fredrik Wachtmeister, a new backed bench was developed, based on an older model in cast iron. The bench is now back in production.
Healthy training in the urban environment
Nola strikes a blow for healthy urban environments. Outdoor training at attractive outdoor gyms should be a natural feature of the cityscape and should be included right from the planning stage of urban development. Exercising outdoors creates healthy cities, natural meeting places and improves public health, something that is hugely important in these times.
New backed bench with a timeless aesthetic
In collaboration with Note Design Studio and Gunilla Allard, Nola has developed a unique backed bench, Sigill. An architecturally designed bench, with inspiration from architect Sigurd Lewerentz, originally developed as a contribution to the architectural competition for the design of Skogskyrkogården (The Woodland Cemetery) in Stockholm. Sigill is presented during the Stockholm Furniture Fair.
Wait - sustainable furniture system for waiting areas
Nola is launching a new furniture system Wait, design White Architects. Wait has been designed specifically for waiting environments. A clear environmental focus and circular thinking have permeated the whole design process. Nola thus continues the industry's transition towards more sustainable furniture production, and towards a more sustainable society.
Nola is bringing the forest into the city
New challenges in the present are changing the conditions for the furniture industry. Nola has long worked towards both social and environmental sustainability and at this year's edition of the Stockholm Furniture Fair, the latest steps in the work towards a better future are presented. With forest as the theme, Nola wants to show its positive impact, and a change towards a sustainable society.
Kaskad selected to the Red Dot Design Museum Xiamen
Nolas award-winning armchair Kaskad, design by Björn Dahlström, launched in 2011, has been selected to be part of the exhibition "The Form of Success - Design as a Corporate Strategy” at the Red Dot Design Museum in Xiamen, China. The Exhibition, curated by the founder and CEO of Red Dot Design Award, Professor Dr. Peter Zec., is China's leading design show focusing on the power of design concept.
Cushy - Winner Archiproducts Design Awards 2019
Nola's lounger Cushy is awarded Winner of the 2019 Archiproducts Design Awards. Product design by Gripner & Hägglund. Cushy, launched by Nola in the beginning of this year, has been designed as a modular component. Archiproducts Design Awards is an international design prize in collaboration between companies, brands and designers focusing on excellence in innovation and product design.
Nola at the Swedish Design Pavilion - London Design Fair
Nola is exhibiting in the Swedish Design Pavilion during the London Design Fair, September 19th - 22nd, showing design news and classics. A joint venture with prominent Swedish designers and companies, to raise awareness about Swedish architecture and design, in collaboration with Form/Design Center Malmö.
Nola exhibits with magazine RUM in Milan
Nola exhibits together with the magazine Tidskriften RUM in a group exhibition on the 9th to 14th of April at Bagni Misteriosi Milan, during Milan Design Week. Rum magazine, together with prominent Swedish design Schools, will hold a week-long event and an exhibition to pay attention to Scandinavian design and architecture. Nola showcase the award-winning Kaskad armchair, design Björn Dahlström.
Nola in Milan - Swedish Design Moves
We are proud to be part of the Swedish Design Moves and exhibits at the exhibition "HEMMA Gone Wild" during Milan Design Week. To strengthen Sweden as a design country, and boost international interest in Swedish design, fashion and architecture. Joyn Studio is curator and architect. The exhibition runs from April 8 to 14 during Fuori Salone Mobile in Milan.
Swedish Design Award for Loj Sun Chair
Nola can proudly announce that our outdoor furniture Loj Sun chair, by prominent designer Thomas Bernstrand, has received the award “Outdoor Furniture of the Year” in the ELLE Decoration Swedish Design Award 2019. The justification reads: ”A classic lounger which, thanks to an unexpected twist in the choice of material becomes something entirely new.”
News at Stockholm Furniture Fair & Design Week
Growth is a driver for urban design today, and a theme reflected in our new products. Nola’s new seating systems grow with their surroundings, while flexible planters bring nature indoors. Nola is known for exploring the boundaries of public space, and this season we are reflecting on the points where geometric shapes and organic forms meet