One of Scandinavia’s newest furniture and lifestyle trade shows, Northmodern, inspired by the Danish Modern movement, will open tomorrow and run until January 15. Hundreds of design brands, encompassing contemporary furniture, accessories and lighting, will be represented, among them Arper, Broste, Ferm Living, Friends & Founders, Frandsen, Kasthall, Makers With Agendas, Offecct, Resident, Tom Dixon, Parachilna, WOUD, and Zeitraum.
A glimpse of Northmodern’s 2015 shows
Divided into sections, the fair will spotlight upcoming designers, galleries, showrooms, special projects and more, in the following categories: Crystal Hall, featuring Paris’ 1.618 show, along with sustainable luxury brands; Northmodern Central, a new area inspired by a Japanese-Nordic aesthetic featuring a Japanese tea salon, a coffee and chocolate café, and a champagne bar; and HANDmade, another new area, focused on an emerging generation of designers committed to handmade design. Other sections include ROOM, which is devoted to furniture, office, kitchen and lighting from top Scandinavian and international brands; and Slow Living, an interior-driven area.
Northmodern will also host a number of discussions on autumn and winter trends, human-centric interiors and Japanese-Nordic style, among other topics.