Once again, design lovers from all over the world flocked to the city on the Rhine to browse the newest in furniture and interiors, but increasingly also other areas of design and related fields.
Multi-use objects, sustainable materials, and insane experimentation with a wide array of traditional and modern building techniques were on display at this year's Stockholm Design Festival.
With a focus on the local design community, this year's festival featured a series of exhibitions, lectures and design markets
Marking its 8th successive year the 'other' LDF took over the Polish city of Lodz with some great original wares on show. Highlights included a design challenge to reinvent the humble radiator, the Make Me design competition, and Daniel Charny's prototype Fixhub space.
The Austrian capital renowned for it's spectacular architecture didn't hold back this year setting up shop in the Schwarzenberg Palace and the 'Passionswege' program once again delighted design fans.
Bigger than ever, festivities spread further throughout the metropolis this year with lots of unexpected treasures to be found around the peripheries and the big shows designjunction, Designersblock, Tent and Superbrands were out in full force.
Highlights from the the weeklong festival including survival gear, personal illumination, interactive installations, painted wedding dresses, cnc-ornaments, and drone surveilance.
Highlights from the Outdoor Retailer Summer Market Tradeshow in Salt Lake City featuring the latest in outdoor sports gear and apparel.
A small group of independent bike builders presented their custom made-to-order bicycles using a variety of materials and methods at the 50,000 sq foot Knockdown Center in Queens, New York.
Designer Martino Gamper guest curated an exhibition presenting a collection of objects from the personal archives of his friends and colleagues at the Serpentine Sackler Gallery in London
Serving as the anchor show of design week, ICFF is on track again to establish itself as a relevant platform for contemporary design after struggling for the past few years
Noho Design District founders Monica Khemsurov and Jill Singer launched OFFSITE this year taking over two floors of a stunning raw space in Soho bringing together a carefully edited selection of independent design studios
Located in the Terminal Stores building, WantedDesign has become one of the most important destinations on the design calendar with an exceptionally well curated international mix of industry heavyweights, young designers, and students
Highlights from all the exhibitions and pop-ups that took place throughout the city during design week.
Featuring over 190 of the world's leading galleries, we took the ferry to Randall's Island for the third edition of the art fair
Once again London's Design Museum showcases the best seen in global Architecture, Digital, Fashion, Furniture, Graphic, Product and Transport design over the past year
A detailed look at the fabrication process behind high-end ski manufacturer Zai located in the heart of the Swiss Alps. With a focus on materials and performance, Zai creates some of the fastest, lightest and most durable skis on the planet.
A comprehensive round-up of the best in housewares, gadgets and kitchenware seen in the three main exhibition halls at Chicago's annual IHH trade show
Now in it's sixteenth year, the annual art fair held at Pier 92 and 94 in New York felt more curated and less corporate than in recent years, and partnered with start-up Artsy to create a strong real-time digital experience.
Expanding to Asia and the US for the first time this year, the Interior design show MAISON&OBJET kicked off in Paris with over 3000 exhibiters showcasing emerging home furnishings, accessories and objects
Highlights from the young and independent designers showing at imm cologne and Passagen (almost 200 exhibitions scattered throughout the city).
Highlights from the North American International Auto Show in Detroit including the debut of production cars like the Ford Mustang, Ford F-150, BMW M3/M4, Corvette Z06 and the extremely well received Toyota FT-1 and Kia GT4 Stinger concept cars.
Now in it's third year, BJDW explores design, the build environment and the future of urban planning
One of our favorite stops during Europe's design festival season is Vienna, a beautiful city with a seemingly endless amount of abandoned shops, spaces and nooks (even pharmacies) to exhibit in.
Now in its 11th year, London's annual design festival has expanded from its focus on furniture and design objects to include fashion, graphic and (most notably) digital projects. Checkout the highlights from over 300 events and exhibitions across the city
The summer edition of the Outdoor Retailer show took place in Salt Lake City for five days with over 1,300 exhibitors showcasing the latest products, technology and materials for everything outdoors.
Celebrating their 28th edition, New Designers took over a vast London venue to showcase emerging design talent from top creative schools with around 3000 graduating designers exhibiting their wares and ideas in disciplines ranging from industrial design and furniture design to textiles, ceramics, jewelry and applied arts.
The Campana Brothers' exhibition at New York City's Friedman Benda gallery marks not only the duo's first solo show in the U.S. but also the 30th anniversary of the studio
Returning to the Tunnel at the Terminal Stores building for their third year, WantedDesign showcased an inspiring mix of young international designers with a rich program of conversations, special presentations and workshops
Noho Design District produced by Sight Unseen brings together design brands, young designers, local businesses and retailers as part of a four-day design festival that includes pop-up shops, exhibitions, parties, and performances
Highlights from exhibitions around the city as part of the inaugural NYCxDESIGN 12-day program
Feeling a little smaller this year, the 25th annual International Contemporary Furniture Fair was injected with new energy from some younger established design studios exhibiting for the first time
We took the water taxi to Randall's Island for the second edition of Frieze New York which has successfully broken the typical art fair format with it's generous open spaces, amazing natural light, and excellent choice of food vendors.
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