The world of exclusive design needs space to showcase its wonders of art. And we’re not talking just about art galleries, but big exclusive events that feature luxury brands, the works of the most exquisite designers and their collectable pieces. We’re talking of course, of design events!
Discover our top 10 list, for the best design events from the world of exclusive design!
Maison et Objet
Each January in Paris, Maison et Objet is the international authority for home décor and interior decorating ideas, interior design, architecture, lifestyle culture, and trends by luxury brands through its shows, design events, and its digital platform.
Salone del Mobile
Launched in Milan in 1961 as a vehicle for promoting Italian exports of furnishing and accessories, this design event is the global benchmark event for the furnishing and design sector.
Each March, designers, editors, and inspired homeowners descend on Pier 94 in New York for the annual Architectural Digest Design Show, also known as AD Show, a wide-reaching event, where visitors can find handmade products and craftsmanship masterpieces made by luxury brands.
The IMM Cologne takes place each January in the German city, Cologne. This is the first contemporary furniture and modern interior design event of the year and the first choice for international exhibitors and professional visitors from all over the world as well.
Luxury Design and Craftsmanship Summit
This design event in Portugal presents a fresh new perspective to debate the most innovative practices of the luxury and design industries as the major players in the growth and tribute of finest Craftsmanship.
Milan Design Week
To coincide with the Salone del Mobile, Design also takes over the rest of the Italian city, making Milan’s design week the biggest annual get-together in the calendar. Also known as Fuorisalone, the citywide event includes design districts Tortona, Brera, and 5 Vie.
The Salon Art + Design New York
The Salon Art + Design is a remarkable art fair that embraces the world’s finest international art galleries exhibiting historical, modern and contemporary furniture, groundbreaking design and late 19th through 21st-century art.
London Design Festival
Taking place all over the capital, the London Design Festival includes a series of design events, including the London Design Fair, 100% Design and designjunction.
The exhibition aims to put fine craftsmanship on the global map, bringing together a vast range of materials and disciplines, from jewellery to bespoke bicycles, the rarest artisanal techniques to some of the most iconic examples of the finest European workmanship.
Unique paintings, modern sculptures, film, video, design exhibitions, digital art, and architecture: all fields are welcomed in Art Basel.