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On the Scene at Stockholm Design Week 2013: Furniture Fair


Furniture expo Stockholm Furniture Fair is the largest exhibition of Scandinavian design, with 80 percent of the 730 exhibitors being from the Nordic countries. Still, the outlook is international, with Oki Sato, the founder of Japanese design studio Nendo, as this year’s Guest of Honour.Nendo’s presence is visible not only in the entrance hall, where the installation ”80 sheets of Mountains” is placed, but also at various producers who have collaborated with the design studio on brand new products.

Nendo’s Small Black Vase is a collection of sculptural metal frames with a strong graphic look that combined with a...
It is about the creation of products rather than the products themselves, says Oki Sato of the Nendo installation in...
Gärsnäs’ new chair Emma is designed by duo Färg & Blanche.
Norwegian designers Torbjørn Anderssen and Espen Voll, of former Norway Says fame, now known as Anderssen & Voll, have...
Nendo’s new product w132 for Swedish brand Wästberg is not a single item but a lamp system: A collection of parts that...
In Between is a true Nordic collaboration between the Danish brand &tradition and Finnish designer Sami Kallio.
Inspiration can be found everywhere: For Massproductions’ Chris Martin, the idea to the design of the Mega daybed came...
The bold and generously sized Bento chair is a modern take on the tradition of bending wood.
Offecct offers a playful portable seating solution with its Carry-On by designer Mattias Stenberg.
Riga Chairs from Latvia specializes in molded plywood products, such as the rocking toy Roo by designer Aldis Circenis.
Seating furniture Holmen, meaning “the small island”, has a base in solid beech and down-filled back cushions fastened...

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