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Art and Design Events you Shouldn’t Miss in 2017Monday 2 January 2017
The best way to start a new year is to know what will happen during the year, so we can plan better our holidays, and what we want to see. In order to satisfy this need, the experts of CovetED Magazine decided to bring you some fresh and accurate information about the best Art and Design Events that will happen next year in the world of arts and design.
2017 will bring us some interesting events, beginning with Top Drawer in London, Maison et Objet 2017 in Paris, Ambiente 2017 in Frankfurt, Design Shanghai in China, Art Basel in Basel, and so many others, that are included in our Special Guide related to the Best Art and Design Events that will happen next year. Get yourself prepared and plan your design agenda carefully and wisely!
Starting from the very first design event that will occur in London, between 15th and 17th January. Since 1984, Top Drawer has been providing the world with top quality products and innovative design. In 2016 the event has undergone some positive developments, featuring four different worlds, including products for Home, Gifts, Fashion, and Crafts representing perfectly the brand’s signature and it is, undoubtedly, one major destination for design products, buyers, and enthusiasts from all over the world.
Date: 15-17 January
Place: Olympia, London
More information at: http://www.topdrawer.co.uk/
Maison & Objet
Paris, one of the most amazing cities in the world, hosts Maison & Objet 2017 offers great quality conferences and meetings, showcasing the best interior design brands and its products. This worldwide event features a wide variety of products, which can range from furniture, lighting, textiles, decorative accessories, and much more. The event is composed of 9 halls where visitors can appreciate, see and touch the very ultimate design products and tendencies. It is an incredible experience.
Dates: 20-24 January
Place: Paris Nord Villepinte
More Information at: http://www.maison-objet.com/en/paris
Las Vegas Market
Since its beginning in 2005, Las Vegas Market has become the most exhaustive event in the Western United States, presenting a unique product selection, which can include furniture, lighting, accessories and other products. This event occurs twice a year, in January and in July and it takes place at the World Market Center Campus.
Dates: January 22-26
Place: World Market Center Campus
More information at: http://www.lasvegasmarket.com/
Stockholm Design Week
A must go trade show, especially if you are a Scandinavian Design Lover. From 6th to 12th of February you can see and experience the ultimate Scandinavian design at Stockholm Design Week. “Scandinavian design is blond wood and designs with clean, minimalist lines, mixed up with quirkiness and splashes of color like the textile patterns,” said the renowned architect and interior designer Josef Frank.
Dates: February 6-12
Place: Stockholm, Sweden
More information at: http://www.stockholmdesignweek.com/about-sdw
Here is where the world of design meets up. This worldwide tradeshow provides the world with the latest design trends, innovations, and presentations. Every year, more than 136,000 trade visitors from 143 countries benefit from a leading market overview and a huge variety of unique goods in terms of breadth and depth. In 2016, more than 4,386 exhibitors from over 95 nations presented their latest product ideas and design, we are expecting the same or even more for 2017 edition.
Dates: 10-14 February
Place: Frankfurt Am Main
More information at: http://ambiente.messefrankfurt.com/
Reinforced by the success of a record-breaking 2016 edition, Design Shanghai has successfully matured and, in a few years, it earned its place along the most established design events in the world. Design Shanghai 2017 will attract more than 350 exhibitors, including top international and Chinese design brands and galleries, which will unveil new designs, ideas, innovations, and products!
Date: 8-11 March
Place: Shanghai Exhibition Centre
More Information at: http://www.designshanghai.com/
Salone del Mobile. Milano
Salone del Mobile. Milano is the ancient ISaloni Milan, an internationally well-known trade show, which is known as one of the biggest worldwide event related to the interior design industry that takes place over the various pavilions in Rho Fiera Milano and it has ramifications throughout the city of Milan. The trade show was created in 1961 with the aim of promoting the Italian interior designers and their creations, a commitment that was achieved through the worldwide dissemination of the high-quality Italian designed furniture. The edition of this year will be a very important forum of ideas, technology, innovation and creativity, where the participants will discuss new ways of living and consuming.
Date: 4-9 April
Place: Fiera Milano, Rho, Milan
More Information at: https://www.salonemilano.it/en/
The High Point Market is one of the biggest design tradeshows located at the High Point Market in High Point, North Carolina, USA. The event occurs twice a year, between 22-26 April, and later between 14-18 October, with the aim of present the ultimate interior design tendencies. Each event counts with the participation of 75,000 attendees, it provides more than 2000 exhibitors, in which are represented more than 100 countries. On average, 10% of the attendees presented at HPMKT are international and they bring with them the new interior design and home decor tendencies for the following year, as well as, thousands of new innovative products.
Date: 22-26 April and 14-18 October
Place: High Point Market, North Carolina, USA
More Information at: http://www.highpointmarket.org/
Design Miami/Art Basel
Design Miami/Art Basel is an international trade show that occurs twice a year, in Juin and December, and it serves as a meeting point for everyone who loves design, for professionals of the field and to inspire yourself, giving you the tools you need to perform stunning refurbishments and projects. Each edition brings together the most influential collectors, art dealers, designers, curators and critics from around the world to celebrate the design culture and commerce.
Dates: 13-18 June
Place: Basel, Switzerland
More Information at: http://miami2016.designmiami.com/
Dates: 6-10 December
Place: Miami Beach, USA
More Information at: http://miami2016.designmiami.com/
Tokyo Design Week
Tokyo Design Week is an annual event which gathers the latest design products and leading designers from all over the world. It has attracted key buyers who find new vendors and see what’s fresh in the design and lifestyle industries.
Dates: 5-7 July
Place: Tokyo, Japan
More Information at: http://www.designtokyo.jp/en/HOME/
London Design Biennale
At London Design Biennale, the visitors can see and appreciate some installations curated by the leading museums and top design galleries and organizations in the world, including Cooper-Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum (USA) and DAM Magazine (Belgium). At this event, design teams included architects, designers, scientists, writers, and artists will feature their works!
Dates: 16-24 September
Place: Somerset House, London
More Information at: http://www.londondesignbiennale.com/
Decorex International is a must-go design event. It is internationally renowned for being the best event to discover the very ultimate and most coveted products from an unrivaled collection of 400 hand-selected exhibitors. Benefiting from the 39 years of heritage, Decorex’s long standing reputation has passed the test of time, always growing and evolving to remain one of the most exciting and innovative events and, certainly, 2017 will be no different.
Dates: 17-20 September
Place: Syon Park, London
More Information at: http://www.decorex.com/
Boutique Design New York (BDNY) is one of the leading trade shows and conferences for the hospitality design industry, providing the Eastern United States, Canada, and Europe with the best hospitality design products. Presented annually by Boutique Design at NYC’s Javits Center, BDNY joins interior designers, architects, purchasing agents and hospitality owners with manufacturers and marketers of excellence, with the aim of share, talk and discuss interior design tendencies for hospitality projects.
Dates: 12-13 November
Place: Jacob K Javits Center, New York
More Information at: http://www.bdny.com/
Downtown Design Dubai
Downtown Design Dubai is the only event that takes place in the Middle East and it is the perfect way for the region’s trade professionals to discover original and high-quality design products from all over the world. In its next edition, the tradeshow will present a carefully edited list of established and emerging brands which conceives a huge diversity of product categories, including furniture, lighting, bathrooms, kitchens, textiles, and accessories.
Dates: 14-17 November
Place: Dubai Design District
More Information at: http://www.downtowndesign.com/about/about-downtown-design/
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