Design And Furniture Events To Discover In 2022
With Covid-19 continuing to impact design events this year, Zagas has put together an up-to-date overview of some of the best design and furniture events in 2022.
The Spanish city"s reign as World Design Capital 2022 kicked off this month with a program of events that will continue throughout the year. It features an array of exhibitions, conferences, and other events that celebrate design in Valencia.
Madrid Design Festival - 1 February to 31 March 2022
The fifth edition of the Madrid Design Festival features an extensive exhibition program and hosts leading figures in national and international design. Women"s voices in design are prominent in this year"s edition with the participation of Jane Withers, Hella Jongerius, Anna Heringer, Patricia Urquiola, and Izaskun Chinchilla. They speak about their projects, philosophy, and creating new environments for a sustainable future.
Zaragoza Furniture Exhibition has meant an authentic sectorial incentive, and in only ten years of history has set up in an epicenter between manufacturers, shops, and distribution. The priority aim of this appointment is to promote a professional space that encourages the business.
Open to international Houses that are putting décor and the art of living on the map—upscale, prestigious representatives from the professions of furniture, lighting, carpeting, home textiles, and decoration accessories. Industry professionals and connoisseurs from the general public will discover new collections, a sneak preview of upcoming creations, limited editions, and unique pieces all in the showrooms, as well as incredibly original events that will dress up the nearby streets and partnering Parisian institutions.
This year"s first edition of the twice-yearly Paris trade show Maison&Objet takes place from 24 to 28 March, having been moved from its regular January slot due to the pandemic. A parallel event called Maison&Objet In The City will take place in showrooms across Paris. The summer edition of the biannual Paris trade show Maison&Objet takes place in its usual September slot this year.
Milan design week and the vast Salone del Mobile furniture fair are another example of design events that had to be postponed. The world"s biggest annual design gathering encompasses the giant trade fair at the Fiera Milano exhibition center plus the "fuorisalone" fringe events hosted in hundreds of different venues across the city"s design districts. Salone del Mobile takes place from 7 to 12 June 2022, while Milan design week runs from 6 to 12 June.
Casa Decor is an interior design, design, trends, and lifestyle platform, with a unique format, which takes place every year in a different location in the center of Madrid. For 6 weeks, the Exhibition opens to the public an iconic and unique building in the Capital, which accommodates fifty spaces decorated by both established professionals and promising young interior designers.
ICFF is North America’s leading platform for contemporary furnishing design. With its emphasis on original and sustainable design, ICFF presents a broad range of furnishing products for residential, contract, and hospitality environments to an audience of 10,000 architects, interior designers, retailers, distributors, developers, and press.
After being postponed for the last two years, Clerkenwell Design Week will once again be taking place in the London neighborhood. The festival"s 11th edition will be spread across three days and a selection of the 100-plus showrooms in Clerkenwell.
Design Miami/Basel returns to Switzerland for its 16th edition providing a platform for exhibiting, acquiring, creating, and discussing collectible design from around the world. The fair runs alongside the huge Art Basel art fair in the Swiss city. It is the sister event of the Design Miami show that takes place in Florida each December.
Portugal Home Week is an international B2B event, showcasing the latest and the best in furnishing and design from Portugal. A trade exhibition with a selection of the leading Portuguese companies, an international conference with key experts and high-level officials, and a program of networking initiatives designed to promote the exchange of information and the development of business relationships between the event"s attendees.
Oslo Design Fair exhibits a variety of products including furniture, lighting, jewelry, and other crafts. The 2022 edition has been postponed from January to late summer due to the pandemic.
Scandinavia"s largest design fair will take place from 6 to 9 September this year after being postponed from its regular slot in February due to the Covid-19 pandemic. A summer edition of Stockholm Design Week will take place in the Swedish capital from 5 to 11 September to coincide with the rescheduled fair.
The vision of the London Design Festival is to celebrate and promote London as the design capital of the world.
Hábitat Valencia Fair is the showcase to the world of creativity, innovation, and design Made in Spain. Its commercial offer integrates all elements of the habitat for the home and facilities: furniture, lighting, kitchen, decoration, and home textiles.
Having cemented itself as an essential platform for sourcing the latest and most innovative design pieces during London Design Festival, Design London returns from 21-24 September 2022 in one of London’s most exciting and rapidly expanding neighborhoods, fuelled by creativity.
Decorex is the destination to meet with thousands of actively specifying Interior Designers, Decorators, Designers, Interior Architects, Property Developers, and Specifiers all under one roof.
The 27th edition of Biennale Interieur takes place in the Kortrijk Xpo fairground at Kortrijk in Belgium. The show features booths from leading furniture and interior products companies plus special exhibitions and talks.
For four days and over 43,000m2, ESPRITMEUBLE brings together all the professionals of the sector in Paris. A unique opportunity to do business, exchange, share, discover the latest innovations, trends, and collections in furniture, sofas, bedding, kitchens, and decorations.
Since 1937, this Brussels trade fair has been linking furniture manufacturers to the furniture trade. First nationally, and later internationally. This is a design event of mandatory passage for those looking to learn more about design trends, new furniture releases and create a strong database to succeed in the market.
The Design Miami collectible design fair once again rounds off the year by bringing together designers, curators, critics, and gallerists in the Florida sunshine.