100 years ago Hans J. Wegner was born

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We congratulate Hans J. Wegner on his 100 years birthday today. We look very much forward to celebrate him today and the rest of this year. Next week we will open our big Wegner anniversary exhibition in Milan. We also congratulate us here at PP Møbler and all the skilled …

Flytande gränser på Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair

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Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, 3-7 februari 2015, har bjudit in fyra kreatörer att i mässans Trendutställning 2015/16 gestalta ett rum som man hittar både i hemmet och i offentlig miljö; hotellobbyn, lunchrummet, hemmakontoret och sovrummet. – Den traditionella gränsen mellan hem och offentlig miljö suddas ut mer och mer. …

New products, new perspectives – Bolon

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During 2014 Bolon is extending their standard collections with a range of new designs. Fourteen new products with their own individual style are presented.

Wegner 100 år – auktion i København

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Bruun Rasmussen fejrer 100-året for en af dansk designhistories mest markante navne med en storstilet auktion over Wegners møbler – både de mest sjældne af slagsen og alle de elskede klassikere.  ”Vi har fornøjelsen af at afslutte Wegner-året med en særauktion, der viser spændvidden i hans formgivning. Igennem det seneste år har …

Join us in our brand new showroom in Milan

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Blå Station and Zero, two of Sweden’s most daring design companies, are now present in the Italian design world opening their first showroom ever right in the middle of Milan.

Julstämning med Kasthall & Lammhults

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Kasthall och Lammhults presenterar en exklusiv utställning i Kasthalls showroom under perioden 14 november till 30 december då formgivaren Gunilla Allard förvandlar detta till en inspirerande utställning med julen som tema.   Mattproducenten Kasthall och möbelproducenten Lammhults är två företag och varumärken som trivs ihop. Det gäller även formgivarna hos …

The One-legged Hero – Fredrik Wretman

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The One-legged Hero – Fredrik Wretman Skulptur Kristianstads konsthall 8/11 – 11/1 2015 Fredrik Wretman (f.1953) är en av tre konstnärer som skapat byggnadsanknuten konst till Rådhus Skåne. Budbäraren, som föreställer en gigantisk fot på ca sex meter och är tillverkad i bronspatinerad glasfiber, står i en damm på Rådhusets …

A New Layer – 12/11 2014 to 8/2 2015

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A New Layer Exhibition at Östasiatiska, the Museum of Far Eastern Antiquities, Stockholm Dates: November 12 2014 to February 8 2015 The exhibition A New Layer shows contemporary objects made with an ancient technique. Lacquer has been used in East Asia for over 7000 years and encompasses a variety of …

Hans J. Wegner 100 years anniversary exhibition – Taiwan

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‘It always starts with a task. I never say to myself that now I’m going to make a piece of art. I tell myself I want to make a good chair.” Hans J. Wegner Hans J. Wegner, a designer who inspired the world and an authority of Danish furniture design, …

Lammhults mötesplatser på Orgatec 21-25/10

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Lammhults lanserar ny design för moderna mötesplatser på Orgatec i Köln 21-25/10 Orgatec i Köln, 21-25:e oktober, är världens ledande fackmässa inom kontor och andra arbetsmiljöer. Svenska designföretaget Lammhults ställer ut i en av de uttalade designhallarna, 10.2, tillsammans med flera av branschens främsta, internationella varumärken. Lammhults presenterar årets kollektion och …

Rösta på ditt favoritfrimärke

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Rösta på ditt favoritfrimärke och vinn en resa till Lissabon Du kan vinna en fantastisk weekend i Lissabon för dig och en vän. Rösta senast den 2/1. http://www.aretsfrimarke.se/

Scandinavian designers at work – Biennale Interieur 2014

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Scandinavian designers at work The exhibition ‘Scandinavian designers at work’ at Buda Factory shows a combination of images of design studios, objects and prototypes of 18 designers: Knudsen Berg Hindenes, Siren Elise Wilhelmsen, Sami Kallio, Simon Key Bertman, Morten & Jonas, Katriina Nuutinen, Kristine Bjaadal, Maija Puoskari, Form Us With …

Copies! Stop the circulation of the design copies

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About design copies To transform an idea in to a piece of furniture is a comprehensive investment that many people work on for several years. Offecct collaborates with international architects and designers who have dedicated years of their lives to study their profession and grow a unique design language. Together …

PH 3½-3 Pendant – Louis Poulsen

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PH 3½-3 Pendant To mark Poul Henningsen’s 120th birthday on 9 September, Louis Poulsen is launching the new PH 3½-3 pendant. The PH 3½-3 pendant is based on Poul Henningsen’s original drawings from the late 1920s and early 1930s, featuring his renowned three-shade system. The pendant has metal shades, available …

Orgatec 21–25/10 2014

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ORGATEC – Modern Working Environments The outlook is excellent: As the leading international trade fair, ORGATEC presents the whole world of work and provides answers to the growing demand for flexible forms of work and the optimal working environment. More than 600 companies from 40 countries will be presenting across …

Corona Classic – Erik Jørgensen

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(UK) In 1964 the designer Poul M Volther and Erik Jørgensen joined forces in the creation of the “Corona” chair; inspiration to the name came from the shining ring of light when a total solar eclipse occurs. Their enthusiasm were great as it was obvious to them both that the …

Moderna i Brösarp, 10–12 October 2014

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Modern in Brösarp (moderna i brösarp) has been arranged for nine consecutive years. It is Sweden’s first exhibition focusing exclusively on twentieth century design. The fairs forum is where the great interest in modern design can be expressed. Only modern furniture classics, art wares and modern art will fill the …

Dining Table Á Table – Svenskt Tenn

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Interior architect and designer Jonas Bohlin grew up with Josef Frank’s material world and sees À Table as a contemporary interpretation with inspiration from Frank’s designs. The table has a white-pigmented ash top, a white-lacquered iron underside, leather-wrapped details and brass feet. When designing, Bohlin always has a 100-year perspective …

Glass Crystal Flora – Svenskt Tenn

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Designer Ingegerd Råman has created the Crystal Flora glass set exclusively for Svenskt Tenn. The glasses have an open and soft design that is stringent and elegant at the same time, making them suitable for everyday use as well as parties. Råman describes the set as delicate yet functional. Crystal …

Svenskt Tenn lanserar nya produkter

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Svenskt Tenn lanserar nya produkter av fem nutida svenska formgivare Svenskt Tenn fortsätter att samarbeta med tidens stora formgivare, precis som grundaren Estrid Ericson gjorde på sin tid. I den utställning som nu öppnar presenteras ny design, exklusivt framtagen för Svenskt Tenn, från inte mindre än fem samtida svenska formgivare. …

Happy 25th anniversary!

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Pilaster bookshelf designed by John Kandell 1989 for Källemo PILASTER, John Kandell Art. 754. h 205, w 22, d 20 cm Solid birch; natural or stained in standard colour. Solid oak; natural. Fulfils the requirements for the eco label Svanen.   Pilaster 25 år John Kandell Idén till Pilaster fick …

Egg™ – Fritz Hansen

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Egg™ – Fritz Hansen Choice 2014 The inspiration for this Egg™ derives from Arne Jacobsen’s use of classic bluish colour tones – prominent both in Arne Jacobsen’s diverse colour scale and in the world-renowned Room 606 at the SAS Royal Hotel in Copenhagen. The indigo blue fabric is part of …

Form/Design Center: Olof Kolte

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Månadens formgivare: Olof Kolte 02.10.14 – 31.10.14 Form/Design Center och DISK (Designer i Skåne) presenterar Månadens Formgivare. Designer Olof Kolte är utbildad civilingenjör på KTH i Stockholm och designer på Royal College of Art i London. I dag undervisar och forskar han halvtid på Industridesignskolan vid Lunds Universitet, LTH och …

Ceramics & Space exhibition Designmuseet

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CERAMICS & SPACE The exhibition of contemporary Finnish ceramics // 10 October 2014 – 11 January 2015   In the coming autumn, Design Museum will present a completely new overview of contemporary Finnish ceramics. The Finnish Association of Designers Ornamo will stage Ceramics & Space, the first exhibition of contemporary …

ArkitekturGalan 2014

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ArkitekturGalan 2014. Årets arkitekturhändelse, 28 november i Aula Medica och Stadshuset. Den 28 november samlas arkitekter, politiker och personer från hela samhällsbyggnadsbranschen i Aula Medica i Solna för att delta i arkitekturgalan. Under dagen får vi uppleva spännande föreläsningar av svenska och internationella talare, lyssna på angelägna debatter, ta del av de senaste …

Ilse Crawford is the Guest of Honour 2015

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Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair is inviting, for the twelfth year running, a highly acclaimed international designer or design studio to create a lounge in Stockholmsmässan’s entrance hall. This time, the assignment goes to Ilse Crawford, who had been named one of Great Britain’s most influential women within the design …

Lammhults Home

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Introducing Lammhults Home – a softer side of Lammhults. We have newly taken a series of photographs that show Lammhults products in a new manner. Showing that many of our designs suit perfectly at home and not only in the office, at school, in hospitals, airports or restaurants or other …

Industridesign, hur svårt kan det vara?

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Industridesign, hur svårt kan det vara? 27.09.14 – 02.11.14 Vad gör en industridesigner hela dagarna? Och hur svårt kan det vara? Här ges en inspirerande beskrivning av hur arbetet med framtagning av produkter och tjänster går till på riktigt. Inte för att det är svårt, men för att det är …

Lullaby – Lightyears

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Taking inspiration from shaping techniques of the acclaimed sculptor Isamu Noguchi, we have created a series of pendant lights in sustainable materials that exude opalescence and lightness. The Lullaby pendants are made from stone paper with ash lamellae. The stone paper is fashioned into pentagonal, yet slightly organic-looking shapes using …

Sæby Strand bebyggelsen har vundet NBO Boligprise

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Sæby Strand bebyggelsen af C.F. Møller for Frederikshavn Boligforening har vundet NBO Boligprisen, de nordiske almene boligers Oscar der hvert andet år tildeles et særligt fremtrædende projekt der kombinerer bæredygtighed, livskvalitet og en sund økonomi. Nordiska kooperativa och allmännyttiga bostadsorganisationer (NBO) er en non-profit forening, etableret i 1950. Formålet med …

Designjunction, London 18-21/9 2014

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designjunction showcases the very best in furniture, lighting and product design from around the world, presenting world-class brands against stunning industrial backdrops. designjunction strikes a balance between creative and commercial, offering a much-needed alternative to the traditional trade show. During the London Design Festival, designjunction takes over the centrally-located 1960s …

Lightjunction, London 18-21/9 2014

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London’s first trade fair dedicated to high-end decorative lighting. lightjunction will present the very best of global decorative lighting brands and will encompass  the entire basement of the Sorting Office as well as reaching across parts of the first and second floors. Organised in partnership with Cameron Peters Fine Lighting …

Tall Lite – ateljé Lyktan

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När Jan och Hans Forsmarks cortenpollare Tall togs fram för världsberömda arkitekturprojektet Treehotel i Norrbotten, så skulle det inte dröja länge förrän önskemål om en utveckling av armaturen efterfrågades. Bröderna satte sig åter ner vid skissblocket och skapade en liten familj, utökad med en fasad- och väggarmatur, samt en variant …

Alvar Aalto – Second Nature Exhibition

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27.09.2014 – 01.03.2015 VITRA DESIGN MUSEUM, WEIL AM RHEIN The architectural critic Sigfried Giedion called him the »Magus of the North«: Alvar Aalto (1898–1976) is the best known Finnish architect of his generation and a chief proponent of a human-centred modernism. His buildings such as the Paimio Sanatorium (1933) or Villa Mairea (1939) …

Föreslå projekt till ArkitekturSverige deadline 17/10

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För tredje året i rad samlar vi nu in projekt att visa upp på Arkitekturgalans projektrevy ArkitekturSverige. För att det ska bli verklighet behöver vi få in era förslag på aktuella projekt 2014. Projektet ska befinna sig på svensk mark och kan vara allt från idéförslag till färdigställt projekt. Tänk …

Vinnare av Svenska Ljuspriset 2014

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Kungliga Biblioteket Annexet, vinnare av Svenska Ljuspriset 2014. Huvudbyggnaden av Kungliga biblioteket i Stockholm är från 1877. Den underjordiska del som kallas för “KB Annexet” byggdes under sent 1990-tal och har renoverats under 2012-13. Annexet består av tre underjordiska våningar med en enda dagsljuslanternin. Visionen för ljuset i KB Annexet …

Arkitekturfilm i fokus

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Den 11 september smygstartade den nya festivalen Archfilm Göteborg med att filmaren Fredrik Gertten visar klipp ur sin kommande Bikes vs Cars. Och eftersom Göteborg, utöver riksdagsvalet, går till val om trängselskatten på söndag laddar man även upp med en debatt. Vem ska ha makten över gaturummet? Bilen eller människan? …

The London Design Festival 2014

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The London Design Festival is an annual event, held to celebrate and promote London as the design capital of the world, and as the gateway to the international creative community.   The London Design Festival 2014 will be held 13 – 21 September 2014.   http://www.londondesignfestival.com/

100% Norway to London Design Festival

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100% Norway – by Bergen Academy of Art and Design Since 2003, the 100% Norway exhibition has been one of the most exciting mainstays of the London Design Festival, showcasing the best of Norwegian furniture and product design to an international audience of professionals, aficionados and the public. For the …

PodWork – Martela

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PodWork workstations provide extra privacy in open-plan workspaces More and more workplaces have a need for spaces in which work requiring concentration can be done in peace. Martela’s new PodWork workstations have been designed to meet this need: the two different workstation modules can easily be combined to produce the …

Beatbox – Martela

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Beatbox allows more diverse use of spaces in learning environments As technology advances and teaching methods evolve, it is important that learning environments keep pace with these changes. Martela’s Beatbox, a compact seating stand for small groups, enables learning activities in locations other than the classroom. Beatbox is easy to …

Lund International Architecture Film Festival

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September 7-14th 2014 The famous Soviet director Sergei Eisenstein called architecture “film’s undoubted ancestor”. Since the invention of cinema, the moving image has offered film audiences new ways of experiencing spaces and places. By approaching architectural space through different angles and framings, using close-ups of details as well as panoramic …

Alvar Aalto Foundation Launches Collaboration with Google

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Collaboration on PhD thesis inspires new Alvar Aalto Museum exhibition The Alvar Aalto Foundation is embarking on a collaboration with the search-engine company Google. Now, the public can not only visit the Museum, but also discover more about Alvar Aalto and various Aalto-designed buildings virtually via Google’s Cultural Institute and …

Danish Crafts Collection 18

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This year’s Danish Crafts Collection, CC18, is focused on sustainability in materials, production method and idea. The designers and craftspeople represented in the collection each have their own unique approach to sustainable choices, and these choices are reflected in their work. Danish Crafts Collection provides a solid, substantial, authentic alternative …

Harads – Nola

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Harads ny möbelserie Design Bertil Harström & Johan Kauppi. Harads är en ny annorlunda möbelserie med grova dimensioner. Serien är tillverkad i limträ och har ställbara fötter i en bjärt gul kulör. De rena träytorna åldras med tiden och blir vackert grå. Boxen som är den största möbeln i serien fungerar mycket bra som både …

Blå – Nola

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Blå – ny möbelserie från Nola på Nordisk Parkkongress I samband med Nordisk Parkkongress i Malmö den 20 – 22 augusti presenterar Nola Blå – en ny möbelserie i retrostil, framtagen i samarbete med danska formgivarduon NATiON + KSA DESIGN.  Blå är en nätt liten möbelgrupp bestående av en stapelbar …

Sitt skönt! frimärken med svensk stoldesign

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Sitt skönt! Motiven är svensk stoldesign. Stolarna som visas är Hug (Anna von Schewen), Lilla Åland (Carl Malmsten), lamino (Yngve Ekström), Cinema (Gunilla allard) och Aluminiumfåtöljen (Mats Theselius). Anna von Schewen (f 1965) har ett experimentellt utforskande förhållningssätt till möbler och formgivning. Hennes stol Hug är samtidigt en funktionell karmstol …

Analog – Fritz Hansen

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Analog – the new table from Jaime Hayon is now available Analog™ is celebrating the authentic way of connecting with people around a table by bringing us closer. The table promotes a return to the genuine togetherness that is a stark contrast to the digital life we face with demands …

Köpcentrum årets stadsbyggnad i Malmö

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Årets stadsbyggnadspris i Malmö går till Jais Arkitekter och Fojab Arkitekter för ombyggnaden av köpcentrumet Mobilia i utkanten av Malmös södra innerstad. Den äldre industriella bebyggelsen i tegel har bevarats samtidigt som ny tillkommit. – Mobilias omvandling är ett bra exempel på förtätning och blandad stad och visar hur kvarteren …

International Architecture Award 2014 to CKR

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Claesson Koivisto Rune have just been awarded ”The International Architecture Award 2014″ from The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design. TIND prefab house for Swedish manufacturer Fiskarhedenvillan. Stockholm-based studio Claesson Koivisto Rune have teamed up with manufacturers at Fiskarhedenvillan to design a series of pre-fabricated houses with a distinctly …

Ilmari Tapiovaara 100 years

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Ilmari Tapiovaara 100 years // 6 June – 21 September 2014 The year 2014 marks the centenary of the birth of designer Ilmari Tapiovaara (1914 – 1999). In honour of this event, Design Museum is staging a major exhibition of his work featuring both furniture and sketches from archive collections …

Hertha Hillfon – Auktionsverkets Specialauktion

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Den 9 september skingras Hertha Hillfons, en av vår tids största kvinnliga konstnärer, samlade verk. Då äger Auktionsverkets Specialauktion Hertha Hillfon rum. Hertha Hillfons Vänner arbetar nu primärt med att hitta finansiärer för att kunna lösa ut de verk som ligger till försäljning hos Auktionsverket. Den 21 augusti inkom en …

Design S 2014/2015

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Design S 2014/2015 is now open! Apply here Design S is Sweden’s national design award. Design S singles out creative and innovative solutions in every imaginable area of products, services and environments, regardless of the design field. The award has been presented every second years since 2006. Design S rewards …

Ung Svensk Form is open until 15/9 2014

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Apply 2014 Ung Svensk Form 2014 is open! Apply here: awards.svenskform.se The exhibition will be inaugurated in the Greenhouse at Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair in February 2015. Applications are accepted in all areas of design. For example you can apply in graphic design, film, web and multimedia. Architecture as …

Helsinki Design Week – Design Curating Now 4/9 2014

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Helsinki Design Week, the Design Museum and Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture have invited a group of internationally acclaimed design curators to Helsinki in September. The seminar shares insights on the latest developments within the field.Finnish design has a strong tradition of organizing exhibitions, starting from world …

Paris Design Week. 6–13/9 2014

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An event for the trade and general public Imagined as an itinerary—free-ranging and free of charge—sprinkled with exhibits and festive parties organized each night of the week, aimed at design lovers and the French and international trade who will be in Paris for the MAISON&OBJET show. Brings together the major …

Om trä – möbler med tanke, 26/8–5/9 2014

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Utställning på Stockholms auktionsverk: “Om trä – möbler med tanke”   26 augusti – 5 september Må – fre 9 – 17 Nybrogatan 32, Stockholm Möbler av Gustav Person, Hans Johansson / HI-Gruppen, Anton Björsing, Charlie Styrbjörn Nilsson, Efraim Albertsson, Emma Olbers, Johan Arvidsson, Jonas Fjellman, Linda Johansson, Peter Lind …

DesignTrade 24-26 August 2014

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Inspirationszoner DesignTrade har inviteret Design Circus til at kuratere forskellige inspirationszoner på messen. Now’s Living Det moderne menneske er bevidst om at leve i nuet, deraf begrebet Now´s Living. Vi prioriterer at indrette os, så det matcher vores præcise behov. På DesignTrade formidles de visuelle ingredienser til Now´s Living med …

Helsinki Design Week, 4-14/9 2014

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The HDW open call attracted over 150 events from 100 organizers Helsinki Design Week’s open call for events from independent event organizers ended in June. Ahead of us lies a comprehensive festival experience: Helsinki Design Week’s 10-year celebration will include over 150 events from over 100 event organizers. “The entire …

Linx – ateljé Lyktan

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Designer Olle Lundberg has added a new park luminaire – Linx – to ateljé Lyktan’s outdoor product range. Lundberg has created a minimalist luminaire in the modern idiom based on a LED light source. Linx is available as post luminaire or bollard, and both models are equipped with the latest …

Danish-Italian design duo to curate MINDCRAFT15 in Milan

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In 2015, the Danish MINDCRAFT exhibition at the world’s leading design event, Fuori Salone in Milan, will be curated by Stine Gam and Enrico Fratesi, who make up the Danish-Italian design duo GamFratesi. Furniture designers Stine Gam and Enrico Fratesi have twice been among the selected participants in MINDCRAFT, which …

100%design, London, 17-20/9 2014

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The UK´s leading design & architecture event   Earls Court London 17–20 September 2014 http://www.100percentdesign.co.uk/

Bo Bedre Designpris 2014

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De nominerte til Bo Bedre Designpris 2014 Her kan du se alle de fantastiske produktene og designerne som er nominert til designprisen. Den deles ut i Oslo den 4.september. Og de nominerte er … Aldri før har det vært så vanskelig å begrense antall nominerte til Bo Bedre Designpris. Hurra …

Clothing House – Essem Design

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Different houses and cottages are the inspiration behind the clothes rack Clothing House. Instead of storing away your clothes in a dark wardrobe you can let them be noticed. The clothes get their own house and can easily be moved around and become the rack for the guest’s jackets or …

Sam – Fogia

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The shape of the table top and the constructive leg mounting detail gives Sam a soft and functional Scandinavian appearance. The size of the table and the positioning of the legs have been carefully thought out in terms of utilization, and to make sure that everyone has enough space to …

Helsinki Design Week 10 years

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Helsinki Design Week 10 years – The first look at programme highlights Helsinki Design Week, which celebrates its tenth anniversary this year, has released the highlights of its programme. The largest design festival in the Nordic countries will be held throughout Helsinki from 4-14.9.2014 with the theme Take the Leap. “We are …

Bike 19/6–5/10 2014

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Bike June 19 – October 5 2014 In June 2014, open architecture and design center a major exhibition on the bike, one of our most beloved design object. That passion, fashion accessory, lifestyle, transport, iconic object and as a possible part of our future planning – here everything spot. Everything …

The OFFECCTPrize 2014

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The OFFECCTPrize 2014 The OFFECCTPrize is an architecture prize that was established by Offecct in 2010, with the ambition to promote and suport young and promising architects. It is with great joy we can announce that this years winner of the Offecct Prize is Katla Maríudóttir and her graduation thesis Jarðnæði; …

Venice Biennale 7/6 – 23/11 2014

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Venice Biennale June 7, 2014 – November 23, 2014 It has been called the world’s largest architecture exhibition and takes place every two years in Venice. The influential Dutch architect Rem Koolhaas has the mission to cure the 2014 edition. This year is the overall theme of ”Fundamentals” with the …

The Future is Handmade – Form/Design Center

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The Future is Handmade 05.06.14 – 24.08.14 The Future is Handmade fångar upp hantverkets återintåg i designvärlden och belyser detta intressanta paradigmskifte genom att visa över fyrtio designobjekt; mode, grafisk form och produkt-design. – Idag är hantverket en av de mest centrala drivkrafterna i designvärlden och många av de mest …

The OFFECCTPrize 2014 jury

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The OFFECCTPrize 2014 The OFFECCTPrize is an architecture prize that was established by Offecct in 2010, with the ambition to promote and suport young and promising architects. The prize is given each year to the best student thesis at The School of Architecture, KTH Royal Institute of Technology in Stockholm …

50-årsjubileum Form/Design Center

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Nyöppning, 50-årsjubileum och festligheter! 05.06.14 – 07.06.14 Form/Design Center i Malmö Den 5–7 juni 2014 öppnar vi vårt nyrenoverade hus och firar vårt jubileum med massor av aktiviteter, föreläsningar, livemålning, ping pong mm. Samtidigt öppnar vi sommarens utställningar ”The Future is Handmade” och ”Formgivning i arv – Stefan Borselius och hans morfars far” samt …

Counterbalance has been awarded

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Counterbalance, designed by Daniel Rybakken for Luceplan has been awarded a XXIII Compasso d’Oro ADI! At an event in Milan on the 28th of May 2014 the Counterbalance light (2011/12) designed by Daniel Rybakken for Luceplan S.p.A. received a Compasso d’Oro award by the Italian Association for Industrial Design (ADI). Established in …

- a threat to innovation and sustainability

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The fight against copies: The police strikes on Swedish company Designers Revolt: The trading of pirated furniture – a threat to innovation and sustainability   Med anledning av Polisens tillslag mot företaget Designers Revolt: Handeln med piratkopierade möbler – ett hot mot innovation och hållbarhet Polisens tillslag mot Designers Revolts …

Lammhults designmöbler i Gunnar Asplunds rådhus

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Lammhults Möbel AB är stolt leverantör av möbler till Göteborgs Rådhus, ritat av arkitekten Gunnar Asplund 1936 och som efter ett omfattande renoveringsarbete från och med 2014 får ett nytt användningsområde i form av Göteborgs Stadshus. Göteborgs Rådhus består av två delar, en äldre del med anor från 1600-talet och …

The fight against copies

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The fight against copies: A new verdict states once and for all that it is illegal to sell copies of Danish design to Denmark. Two Internet-based Companies, Interior Addict and Nlini Interios, was sentenced Tuesday in Commercial Court. Both companies earn a living by selling copies of Danish design furniture …

From the Coolest Corner – nordisk smyckekonst

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Utställningen From the Coolest Corner – samtida nordisk smyckekonst Smycken är en konstform som berör och som alla har en relation till. I vardag och fest fungerar smycken som symboler för identitet och social tillhörighet, som bärare av personliga minnen och som kommunikativa, estetiska objekt. Dagens nordiska smyckekonst är vital, …

Design Heritage – Stefan Borselius

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05.06.14 – 24.08.14 Design Heritage The Baltic Exhibition in Malmö in 1914 left its mark on many different levels. One was the personal inheritance of a piece of furniture exhibited by master cabinet maker H. N. Nordén, and used and preserved within the family during the 100 years that have …

Vårutställning 2014

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Vårutställning 2014 23.05.14 – 25.05.14 Form/Design Center på Mitt MÖLLAN Nya idéer! Våren är här och det är dags att visa upp årets examensprojekt från regionens design- och arkitektutbildningar. Form/Design Center bygger om och har fått låna plats på Mitt MÖLLAN som i fyra dagar fylls med intresseväckande och tänkvärda …

The Torsten and Wanja Söderberg Prize 2014 is awarded

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The Torsten and Wanja Söderberg Prize 2014 is awarded the Swedish fashion designer Ann-Sofie Back. The Röhsska Museum prize committee for the Torsten and Wanja Söderberg Prize, with funds from the Torsten Söderberg Foundation, has decided to award Ann-Sofie Back this year’s prize of SEK 1 million. This is the …

Float Soft – Offecct

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Float Soft by Claesson Koivisto Rune Float sofa system is designed by Eero Koivisto and has a nature of comfort, flexibility, spaciousness and mobility. Now the series received an injection in the form Float Soft. Float soft is a softer version of the already comfortable Float, couch also got the …

Fejk eller äkta?

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Med prislappen som vapen säljs mängder av fejkade möbelklassiker på nätet. Ibland är kopian så kass att det syns direkt – andra gånger behövs ett mycket tränat öga för att upptäcka bluffen. – Kvalitet och pris går alltid hand i hand, säger möbelhandlaren Pelle Ekelin. Läs hela artikeln: http://www.vt.se/nyheter/default.aspx?articleid=7634935 Foto: Ola …

Nordic Design Fair 2014 – Oslo

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Helgen 24.-25. mai går salgsmessen Nordic Design Fair av stabelen for aller første gang på Norsk design- og arkitektursenter på DogA. Messen er gratis og åpen for alle designinteresserte. Årets tema er nordiske møbler og designklassikere fra perioden 1930 til og med 1960. – Vi har tatt initiativ til å …

Design District 2014 is coming up!

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21–23/5 2014. Taets, Zaandam For the third time, the best special event for interior design in the Netherlands, Design District, is taking place in Zaandam. For this 12th edition the organizational team has, after consultations with particitpants and visitors, decided to let it take place on Wednesday, Thursday and Friday. …

3 days of design – go behind the facade

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goes behind the facade – join us! Copenhagen 22nd–24th of MAY 2014 In a unique collaboration, top design companies invite you for a brand new design experience in Copenhagen. Explore the treasures of design furniture, lighting and objects during three days of amazing events and happenings, product launches, exhibitions and …

Nothing beats the original!

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Nothing beats the original! The Swedish police seized a large number of copied furniture and other design products at a warehouse. This is a very important step in the fight against copies. ”Buying copies can be criminal. It’s becoming more and more popular to buy cheap copies of classic design …

Explore Past, Present and Future Norwegian Design

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Explore the hidden gems of Norwegian Design’s past, present and future when the InsideNorway stand arrives at the International Contemporary Furniture fair at The Javits Center in New York City. From mid-century modernism to cutting-edge new concepts, Norway has a rich design tradition. Historically, though, it has been somewhat overshadowed …

Stockholm Craft Fair 2014

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Välkommen till Stockholm Craft Fair 2014 16-17 maj, kl.11.00-19.00 & 11.00-17.00 Stadsmuseet, Ryssgården vid Slussen Slussen Craft Fair har bytt namn till Stockholm Craft FairSveriges Konsthantverkare och Industriformgivare/KIF bjuder in er till vårens stora händelse på konsthantverkshimlen Stockholm Craft Fair en marknad för dig som uppskattar unik formgivning och konsthantverk …

Contemporary at Stockholms Auktionsverk

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Contemporary design at Stockholms Auktionsverk 14th to the 15th of May The Contemporary auction is filled with design interesting objects, from Scandinavian classics to new exciting design. Welcome to an exciting auction filled with Scandinavian classics and international design by names such as Hans J Wegner, Poul Kjaerholm, Poul Henningsen, …

Clerkenwell Design Week 20-22 May 2014

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We’re ecstatic to be sharing the first visual for our new campaign. Designer, James Dawe (jamesdawe.co.uk) has done a fantastic job and was able to capture with ease what makes Clerkenwell the most exciting show out there! As always we could not have created these beautiful images without a little help …

Bolon vinnare av Stora Exportpriset 2014

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Idag delade H.M. Konungen ut Business Swedens utmärkelse Stora Exportpriset till Bolon. Företaget har bland annat visat en stark utveckling av sin export på flera marknader under de senaste åren och ökat sysselsättningen i den svenska verksamheten. Ulricehamnsbaserade Bolon är ett designföretag som tillverkar innovativa och exklusiva designgolv för den …

The Tub Chair – PP Møbler

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MILAN PREVIEW : THE TUB CHAIR For the celebration of Hans Wegner‘s 100th Anniversary, PP Mobler will launch 3 exclusive chairs in Milan at the MC Selvini showroom. The Tub Chair is the very first one PP Mobler will present as a preview of the Milan show from 8th to …

The WAN Façade Award 2014

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About the award Façades are arguably one of the most important elements in today’s commercial buildings. Not only do they often cost more than the structural frame, they define modern buildings in terms of architecture and environmental performance and are at the forefront of advances in technology. It is one …

Spänna – Furniture of the Year

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Furniture of the Year. Gustav Person and his table ”Spänna” win top prize from Swedish interior design magazine Sköna hem. For the 21st year in a row, Swedish interior design magazine Sköna hem is giving out the Årets Möbel award – the Furniture of the Year prize. The winner is …

The work of Alvar Aalto’s collaborators – Studio Aalto

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Collaboration on PhD thesis inspires new Alvar Aalto Museum exhibition A new exhibition at Studio Aalto takes viewers on a journey into the works of architects for whom Aalto’s office was a springboard to fame. The exhibition is based on Miguel Borges de Araújo’s forthcoming PhD thesis, which uses material …

ICFF New York, 17–20/5 2014

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The 26th annual International Contemporary Furniture Fair, North America’s platform for global design, will map the newest frontier of what’s best and what’s next at New York City’s Jacob K. Javits Convention Center, May 17-20, 2014. North America’s premier showcase for contemporary design, the ICFF annually lures those in determined …

Hammock Chair – PP Møbler

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pp135 Hammock Chair Hans J. Wegner, 1967 The Hammock Chair is a remarkable sculpture made to offer a tangible relaxing experience. The beautiful curves balances with the sturdy moulded wood construction and the flag line pattern with an excessive elegance that elevates this bold design into one of Wegner’s truly …

Grcic, Jongerius and Kukkapuro – a celebration of the chair

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Artek at Salone Internazionale del Mobile 2014 Grcic, Jongerius and Kukkapuro – a celebration of the chair Artek dedicates this year’s Salone del Mobile to the celebration of the chair, in conjunction with three iconic designers. Konstantin Grcic’s first design for Artek, the multifunctional task chair called Rival, reflects its …

Meet – Offecct

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World premiere for the sofa MEET by Fattorini+Rizzini+Partners for Offecct No matter if you are in a meeting room or a living room, there is no need for the environment to suit only one type of activity. Today’s technology has made that possible. We wanted to create a sofa that …

Jonas Bohlin has been awarded the Bruno Mathsson prize for 2014

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The Bruno Mathsson prize is one of the major design awards in Europe, with a prize sum of 250.000  Swedish Crowns. The Board of the Mathsson Fund wrote “ Jonas Bohlin has, for more than three decades, created strong and unique design. His empathy and aesthetic have developed into a …

The Lund Bike Workshop in Milano

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LUND BIKE WORKSHOP The Lund Bike Workshop was an experiment to prove the old saying, talk is cheap, and a hand brazed steel frame is solid gold. During a weeklong design sprint (March 10-14, 2014), three teams set out to express the “bike life in Lund”. A couple of days …

Salone del Mobile Milano 2014

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All set for Milan and the Salone del Mobile The 53rd edition of the Salone del Mobile throw open its doors at the Rho Milan Fairgrounds from 8th to 13th April, along with the International Furnishing Accessories Exhibition, SaloneSatellite and the biennial EuroCucina / International Kitchen Furniture Exhibition – with …

The Scale of Things in Milano

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An exhibition of experimental work by Jens Fager, Folkform, Färg & Blanche, Jonas Wagell, Lukas Dahlen, & Matti Klenell. 8 April–13 April 2014. Via Palermo 10, Milan Italy We are proud to present ”The Scale of Things” exhibit, created by six Swedish designers. Jens Fager Jens Fager (b. 1979). One …

Grade – Lammhults

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Check out Lammhults latest chair series Grade, launched today at Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan: http://lammhults.se/grade/ THE PERFECT 
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Hans J. Wegner – A Nordic Design Icon from Tønder

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“Hans J. Wegner A Nordic Design Icon from Tønder” April 5th to November 2nd 2014 at the Art Museum in Tønder, Denmark In 2014 the internationally renowned Danish furniture designer Hans Wegner would have turned 100 years old on April 5th. The Art Museum in Tønder will celebrate this birthday …

K2S wins 2014 A+Award

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  K2S WINS 2014 A+AWARD Arctia Headquarters has won the Architizer 2014 A+Award. The floating office building was chosen as A+ Award Popular Choice Winner in the Typology Category: Office Building Low Rise. There were thousands of entries from more than 100 countries. The prize ceremony will be held in …

Elbin – Nola

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Elbin design White Elbin is recognised by its strong graphic profile, which is created by a colourful sheet steel body tapering into a concrete base. Elbin is a design with a difference – the opening for litter is positioned within easy reach of wheelchair users, and small children too. Elbin …

Blå Station at Salone del Mobile 2014

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Salone del Mobile 2014 See our new products 2014 at Salone del Mobile in Milan, 8-13 April. You will find us in pavilion 16, stand D34. Welcome!   Blå Station AB. Box 1OO. 296 22 Åhus Sweden Tel: +46 (O)44 3000331. Fax: +46 (O)44 241214 e-mail: mimi@blastation.se www.blastation.se

Wegner – Just one good chair

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Wegner – Just one good chair April 2nd – November 2nd 2014 Photo: Pernille Klemp Hans J. Wegner (1914-2007) was one of the most prolific designers the world has ever seen. His furniture paved the way for the international breakthrough of Danish Design in the years after World War II. …

Welcome to join Offecct at Salone Del Moile 2014

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Offecct proudly presents new launches during Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan. The Offecct designs are devised for creative meeting spaces by our global team of designers. On display is amongst others the result of the first collaborations with Fattorini+Rizzini+Partners and GamFratesi. Offecct continues to develop a strong collection with focus on …

DesignMarch Reykjavik 27–30/3 2014

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DesignMarch is Iceland’s most important annual design festival. Organized for the sixth time this year, it will be the largest and most significant yet, with an expected 100 or so events that will transform the most northerly capital in the world into one big venue for design. From fashion to …

Light + Building 2014

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Light + Building 2014: “The world’s leading trade fair for energy efficiency” Almost seven percent more exhibitors: the world’s leading trade fair for lighting and building-services technology with 2,458 manufacturers The public debate about the shift away from nuclear energy is very much slanted towards the use of renewable energy …

The Tube exhibition at Ventura Lambrate in Milan

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Design School Kolding talents team up with Danish design companies and present The Tube exhibition at Ventura Lambrate in Milan: The new Danish designers communicate, interact, and engage. They engage passive spectators to become active participants. They open up and invite you all the way into their workshops to become …

Skandiform secures highest distinction in the Red Dot Award 2014!

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Best of the Best: Skandiform secures highest distinction in the Red Dot Award 2014! VINSLÖV, SWEDEN. Deli chair and Modulor table by Skandiform won over the 40-member expert jury for the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2014. In one of the world’s largest and most renowned product competitions, the company …

MINDCRAFT14 is presented in Milan 2014

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MINDCRAFT14 is presented in Ventura Lambrate during Milan Design Week 2014. The exhibition presents a carefully selected group of Danish craftspeople and designers with a diverse range of skills. MINDCRAFT14 is curated by Nina Tolstrup. Exhibition: April 8-13, 2014 Address: Via Ventura 6, 20134 Milano  Twelve Danish craftspeople and designers …

The Drop – Fritz Hansen

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The Drop™ chair was designed by Arne Jacobsen in 1958 as part of his masterpiece, the legendary Radisson Blu Royal Hotel in Copenhagen. The Drop was originally produced along with the Swan™ and the Egg™ but in a very limited number exclusively for the hotel. After more than 50 years …

The Chair, limited edition – PP Møbler

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pp501 | The Chair | limited anniversary edition Hans J. Wegner with cane on the back rest, as the one that marked the international breakthrough for Wegner. The limited production – numbered with silver plate: 100 chairs in oak – the favorite wood type of Wegner and the same wood …

Red Dot Award: Product Design 2014 have been announced

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The expert jury has chosen – the winners of the Red Dot Award: Product Design 2014 have been announced – 4,815 entries from 53 countries – 72 Red Dot: Best of the Best winners – 40 international experts made up the largest-ever Red Dot jury They tested, assessed, criticised and …

PET – Nola

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PET design Thomas Bernstrand This understated bin provides storage for recyclable containers,  designed to make recycling more efficient. Instead of picking up cans from overfilled litter bins,  PET makes recycling more accessible and hygenic.  The bin holds approximately 25 PET bottles or cans. Quick to empty and simple to use. …

Swedish Design Goes Milano

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A collaboration between Business Sweden, Visit Sweden & Svensk Form @ La Posteria, Via Sacchi 5/7, Brera District, Milano. April 8-13, 2014 An exhibition showcasing over 40 designers and producers from Sweden, meetings and music. Curators: FORM US WITH LOVE   EXHIBITORS Agnes Fries, Anki Gneib – Horreds, Anna Wedin, …

Smallroom Select – Offecct

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Smallroom Select by Ineke Hans The already flexible sofa series Smallroom Plus is supplemented with Smallroom Select. The sofa Smallroom Select consists of e full back with semi-high or high gables that can be combined after need. A wall is also added to the collection in order to further build …

Sidewalk – Nola

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Sidewalk design White This imposing barstool is characterised by clean lines and neat angles. Strikingly contemporary, the barstool is the newest edition to the ever-expanding Sidewalk furniture group. The barstool’s frame and central supports are made from lengths of powder-coated square steel, which are complemented by seats and backrests crafted in Jatoba. The design is …

Upholstered Peacock Chair – PP Møbler

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MILAN PREVIEW : UPHOLSTERED PEACOCK CHAIR For the celebration of Hans Wegner‘s 100th Anniversary, PP Mobler will launch 3 exclusive chairs in Milan at the MC Selvini showroom. The Tub Chair is the very first one PP Mobler will present as a preview of the Milan show from 8th to …

Story – Ihreborn

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Jonas Ihreborn AB displayed during the fair a brand new collection of furniture for the contract under the name Jonas Ihreborn Contract. The products got very good response and is released in the spring. Story Design Helene Tiedemann Story sofa offers great potential for creating exciting interiors for the modern …

Modulor – Skandiform

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Table with top in white laminate F2255 and frame in white lacquered metal RAL 9003, or top in graphite-coloured laminate F7837 and graphite-coloured lacquered metal RAL 8019.   Designer: Claesson Koivisto Rune ”The architect Le Corbusier developed his own scale of proportions that he called the Modulor system. This was …

Trisuperellips – Bruno Mathsson Int

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Trisuperellips Table with glass top Trisuperellips with tabletop glass, 60, 70, 90 or 110 cm. Chrome plated steel tension leg, table height 37, 42 or 52 cm. Värnamo in February 2014 For information, please contact: Bruno Mathsson International AB. Box 703. SE-331 27 Värrnamo. SWEDEN. Phone +46 (0) 370-30 05 …

Designers Corner 2014 – Oslo

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Designers Corner arrangeres av Skøyen Designcenter, Studio Thune, Berg Studio og Canvas. Hver vår inviterer vi interiørarkitekter som holder til utenfor Oslo. Vi inviterer dem inn til showroomene i Oslo for å presentere nyheter, samt gi dem en spennende kveld med god mat og drikke i Oslo.  

TRÄRENT – ansök till möbeldesignutställning

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Ny ekologisk möbeldesignutställning fri för alla att söka verksamma i Skåne, Blekinge och på Själland Förutsättningar Möblerna, inredningsdetaljerna skall vara producerat i skandinaviskt trä, behandlade med ekologiskt godkända material och vara producerad i regionen. Varje sökande får söka med minst en, max fem möbler. Grundstommen i möblerna måste vara skandinaviskt …

Spino – Skandiform

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Sectional sofa. Three different models of sections (low without back, curved with a wide backrest and curved with a narrow backrest) combined according to your own preference. Designer: Stefan Borselius “I wanted to create a sofa that can adapt in size and shape to different spaces according to the setting and the …

Muuto talent award

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VERSATILE LAMP WINS FIRST PLACE IN MUUTO TALENT AWARD. FOR THE SIXT TIME MUUTO HAS HOSTED THE ANNUAL DESIGN COMPETITION where talents from the Nordic design schools are encouraged to submit an entry where they express their own story while providing a perspective on a Muuto product. 2013 was yet …

Tilt – Nola

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Tilt design Mattias Stenberg The Tilt bar and café table is literally a cut above conventional food court furniture.   Tilt’s round tabletop is situated high above normal table height, creating a  user-friendly surface for those who would rather stand than sit.  When not in use, the tabletop can be tilted …

Pipe – Ihreborn

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Jonas Ihreborn AB displayed during the fair a brand new collection of furniture for the contract under the name Jonas Ihreborn Contract. The products got very good response and is released in the spring. Pipe Design Matz Borgström Retro Fragrant Pipe chair is just as handsome alone and in groups. …

Parken – Nola

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Parken design Thomas Bernstrand Generous in size and easy to spot from a distance, this robust litterbin can cope with a significant amount of use. Crafted from metal mesh, Parken is lightweight, strong and stackable, easy to move and efficient to store.  The litterbin is fitted with a snug lid that keeps …

Vinnare i arkitekttävling för Liljevalchs konsthall

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Vinnare Wingårdhs i Arkitekttävling Liljvalchs konsthall Wingårdh Arkitektkontor AB genom Gert Wingårdh, arkitekt SAR/MSA och Ingegerd Råman har vunnit Stockholm stads arkitekttävling för en tillbyggnad på Liljevalchs konsthall, för bidraget ”Liten”. Offentliggörandet gjordes vid en prisceremoni på Liljevalchs konsthall den 27 februari, då juryns ordförande Juan Copvi-Mena och fastighetsborgarrådet Madeleine …

Arabesque – Nola

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Arabesque design Anna von Schewen Crafted from sand-cast aluminium, this stylish planter is lightweight and easy to place. The surface texture is created by geometric shapes that resemble the intricate reliefs found in ornamental tile works. Arabesque is large enough to contain shrubs or small trees, making it possible to …

FORMRADION #9: a tiny fish and other stories from tensta

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FORMRADION #9: a tiny fish and other stories from tensta Late modernist cityplanning has taken on a different meaning today in Stockholm, the Swedish capital that has become one of the most segregated cities in Europe. ”Reports from the new Sweden”, currently shown at the art gallery Tensta Konsthall, is an exhibition on cultural …

Alku – Martela

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Alku design Iiro Viljanen With its fresh appearance, the Alku desk is an excellent example of the Inspiring Office concept in practice. The new, higher model makes the Alku perfect for coffee breaks and other less formal uses. It is also available with A-frame legs, for an easy-going office environment. …

Blanka – Nola

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Blanka Blenda Design Blanka was engineered to suit a wide range of indoor and outdoor settings.  Blanka speaks the same formal language as items in the Paxa furniture group,  also from Blenda Design. Its stainless steel body has a slight sheen,  which complements smooth materials such as poured concrete and …

Sunday Emiliana – Nola

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Sunday Emiliana Design Studio Ana Mir Emili Padrós, Barcelona Although this generous seat is called Sunday, it was designed for use every day of the week. Made from slats of eco-friendly, Sioo-impregnated oak, the surface folds into seats positioned at three different heights. A multi-sided bench with no front or back, Sunday invites …

Erna Aaltonen 22/02 – 22/03 2014

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Erna Aaltonen is a Finnish studio potter renowned worldwide for her hand-built sculptural vessels. Her simple elegant forms of coarse stoneware clay with rubbed oxides on their rough, pitted surfaces are for many collectors the very face of the contemporary Finnish aesthetic. Unlike many of the other leading lights of …

Kite low & foot stool – Swedese

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Kite low & Kite foot stool design Broberg & Ridderstråle Easy-going in its expression, and named after kite-surfing kites. Broberg & Ridderstråle’s chair now comes in a low version and a foot stool (which fits the high easy chair). The design consists of black or light gray net stretched over …

Furniture Personalities of the Year for 2014

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Johan & Mimi Lindau from Blå Station have been awarded the accolade of Furniture Personalities of the Year for 2014. This accolade is awarded by Möbelriket Småland, an umbrella organisation for furniture companies and related parties in Småland Province, and the furniture conference Möbelriksdagen. WOW! What an honour! What a …

Toldbod 120 Duo – Louis Poulsen

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New colour combinations for Toldbod The popular Toldbod 120 pendant will soon be available in a variety of new colour combinations that are sure to spice up any interior design solution. As from 1. February, it will be possible to add another dash of colour and light to the home when …

Kilta – Martela

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Kilta design Olli Mannermaa Designed by Olli Mannermaa, Kilta is a classic office chair that will be relaunched in Stockholm. The newest version of Kilta has castors, height adjustment and a swing motion. Its two- or three-colour upholstery offers an opportunity to create more interesting and inspiring visual environments. This …

11th – Nola

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11:an design Axel Bjurström With 11th as its name, this contemporary chair is a countdown of style.  There are ten Sioo-impregnated oak slats in the backrest and seat, and  potential to stack the chair. Four stainless steel legs support two supple  bands of steel that enable the seat and backrest …

Talk – Ihreborn

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Jonas Ihreborn AB displayed during the fair a brand new collection of furniture for the contract under the name Jonas Ihreborn Contract. The products got very good response and is released in the spring. Talk Design Helene Tiedemann Stylish and easy to position sofa that despite a depth of only …

Northern Lighting Student Design Award 2014

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Design a lamp to win! Every light source deserves a lamp to live in. That is one of the basic reasons why lamps exist. Northern Lighting is an open hub for creative designers and we hereby welcome all students in the Nordic countries to participate in the Northern Lighting Student …