The boutique design event for architects, interior designers and design lovers will be coming to the city in November 2013
September 1st, 2013
For the first time in Hong Kong, Indesign will be launching a specially curated boutique event on November 30, 2013 involving more than 20 leading industry suppliers and over 200 brands.
An InterfaceFlor project at the Indesign event in Singapore
Working closely with the local design community in an interactive exhibition format, the inaugural Hong Kong Indesign: The Event will incorporate all the successful elements from the well-established Indesign events in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and most recently Singapore – the best brands across diverse industry sectors, crowd-pulling creative installations, exclusive launches and presentations, and the best new products by global leaders in the field of design.
Bode and Vantage showcase at the Indesign event in Singapore
Adapted for the Hong Kong landscape and design industry, Indesign is turning the traditional trade show format into an experiential design showcase direct from participating supplier showrooms. One can expect a fusion of creativity and interaction between visitors and exhibitors with a special emphasis on showcasing local talents.
Hong Kong Indesign: The Event will cover carefully curated locations within Central, Causeway Bay and Wan Chai area on Hong Kong Island, and registered visitors will make their way around with the help of complimentary transport, including shuttle buses and limousines.
The launch of Grafunkt’s new lighting retail concept ‘Blackhole’ at the Indesign event in Singapore
This event is an opportunity for exhibitors to show the industry what they are all about – their personality, culture and energy – and gives the targeted audience of architects, interiors designers and creatives the opportunity to discover new design, build their industry knowledge and develop meaningful relationships.
Indesign event in Singapore – an installation by SCA and Lasalle College of the Arts at BW Furniture
To add to the buzz, satellite events will also be developed to coincide with Hong Kong Indesign: The Event, including design talks, networking events and student involvement, with more details to be revealed in the coming weeks.
Indesign event in Singapore – an installation by Studio Terre at Dream Interiors
Previous Indesign event exhibitors in Australia and Singapore have included powerhouse brands like Herman Miller, Interface, Haworth, Steelcase and Woven Image. The events have also enjoyed participation from top design firms such as Geyer, HASSELL, Woodhead, M Moser, Aedas and more.
Indesign event in Singapore – Haworth’s pop-up lounge at Yavuz Fine Art
Hong Kong Indesign: The Event 2013 will be held on Saturday, November 30 with VIP events commencing on Friday, November 29.
Indesign is now fielding expressions of interest for involvement in this exciting new chapter in Asia’s design story. If you’re keen to have your brand take part or are interested in learning more about the event, please submit your expression of interest by emailing to firstname.lastname@example.org. For more information, visit hongkongindesign.com
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