German designer Mark Braun first exhibited at Talents Tendence in 2006. Here are his Join lamp and dinnerware, a family of objects created early in his career. Northern Lighting now produces the Bell pendant lamp that is based on this form.
The Lift furniture series was released in a wooden version this year. The volumes jigsaw together to create seating and table elements.
Designers Thio Schwer, Jens Pohlman, and Sybille Fleckenstein exhibited at Tendence in 2004. Their Ally cabinet won a Good Design Award in 2008 and they recently released a line of modern office furniture through Sedus Stoll AG.
A riff on the famous Rietveld chair, Studio Minale Maeda's Red Blue Lego Chair—which leans toward the conceptual end of the Talents spectrum—was designed in 2007 and exhibited at Ambiente the same year.