Over the past 10 years Architonic has established itself as the international leader and professional resource for design and architecture. With 16 million visits per year and a carefully considered showcase of over 140,000 premium design products and materials, Architonic is the leading online community for architects, designers, home-owners and design enthusiasts.
Established in 2000, Modus Furniture is an award-winning British furniture manufacturer dedicated to producing the very best in contemporary design. The company works with both internationally acclaimed designers and emerging young talent to produce high-quality, covetable pieces for domestic and contract use. Using the finest manufacturing processes and working with a broad spectrum of materials, Modus is committed to producing inspired, functional pieces of the highest quality.
Aircharge, a division of ergo, offers the latest in wireless charging solutions for the office, home & public spaces, and is one of the most progressive designers of technology-driven interiors products in the UK. Working with the latest technologies, Aircharge products can be integrated into any environment allowing users hassle free charging of their mobile devices.
The Alessi company was founded in 1921, at Omegna, Italy, where it remains today as an international, family owned and run business. It has developed a policy of design excellence, which has made it one of the leading internationally renowned Italian Design Factories.
Established in 1978, Amathus is a London based drinks importer, national distributor and specialist retailer offering a complete drinks solution for the UK. As well as a dedicated online store, Amathus now has three retail stores in London, offering customers a wider variety of shopping experiences for purchasing hard to find sought after drinks.
Arts Thread is the world’s leading creative graduate network, bridging the gap between education and the design industry. In little over 2 years ARTS THREAD has built relationships with over 80 international art colleges in 16 countries and helped over 400 design graduates gain employment with some of the leading brands worldwide.
Arts Thread provides a comprehensive online directory for new and emerging design talent. For students and recent graduates, it offers invaluable advice and information for those dedicated to developing their career.
Arts Thread – the home for new creativeswww.artsthread.com
Founded in 1960 by Ernesto Gismondi, President, the Artemide Group is based in Pregnana Milanese and operates through 24 controlled and related companies and a distribution network that includes almost 60 single-brand showrooms in major cities all around the world. The Artemide products are distributed in 98 different Countries. With 5 manufacturing plants in Italy, France, Hungary, and the US, 2 glassworks, and 2 R&D facilities in Italy and in France, the Group currently employs about 750 units, including 68 involved in R&D activities, thus confirming the primary role of innovation as a key factor for the Group’s success.
Asahi Super Dry is the beer of choice in Britain’s best bars, restaurants and nightclubs. Super crisp, super clear and super dry, the beer embodies Japanese discernment and good taste. Asahi, pronounced ‘A-Sa-Hee’, means ‘rising sun’ and is Japan’s number one beer. Developed in 1987, it was Japan’s first karakuchi or ‘dry’ beer easy-to-drink, good with food and characterised by its dry bite. Asahi is proud of its associations with the arts, which include being the beer partner of The Royal Albert Hall.
The BCFA is a global business association for the contract furnishing industry, covering the full spectrum of interior products and services. Its members are accredited by the association and are leading manufacturers, suppliers and designers of furnishing services for commercial buildings throughout the UK and in many world markets. With 12,000+ employees and £1billion+ in sales, our 240+ members have a clear advantage.
Bravo Charlie Mike Hotel are a graphic design agency specialising in visual communications and creative strategies for brands. We are design partners for designjunction. Our clients include record companies, PR agencies, luxury hotels, property developers, fashion labels, furniture brands, architects, galleries and cultural institutions. We work with them to create incisive approaches for commercial communications and brand development.
How would you describe BCMH’s approach? Logical fun/idiosyncratic rationalism.
Since launching in 1983, Benchmark have grown to become one of the leading and most technically advanced furniture companies in the country, employing a team of 70 craftsmen and designers across their two workshops in West Berkshire and Dorset. They make and sell their own furniture collections and enjoy working with many of the world’s top architects and designers on a range of projects, fitting and furnishing offices, hotels, bars, restaurants and public buildings.
Established in 1966, the British Institute of Interior Design is the only professional organisation for interior designers in the UK which has been granted the prestigious and rare accolade of Institute status by the Minister of State as the pre-eminent body in its field. There could not be a more exciting time to join the Institute, as we have just introduced the BIID Professional Pathway – a new qualification which will, for the first time, provide a national, professional standard for interior designers.
More details at: www.biid.org.uk.
Bolon is a third-generation Swedish design company specializing in woven vinyl flooring. Bolon has transformed from a once traditional weaving company to an innovative, global design brand and offers a durable, sustainable and inspiring flooring solutions. The future alternative to textile floor coverings.
The British Council has launched a new residency programme inviting British designers to work with artisans in Morocco to exchange skills and explore the relationship between craft and design. Four Berber artisans will showcase their collaborations with British designer Sabrina Kraus Lopez in an exhibition designed and curated by Faculty.
Brockton Capital is pleased to support the fantastic work of designjunction. Brockton Capital recently purchased The Sorting Office. We believe in London, we believe in Crossrail, we believe in creative industries being located in the most interesting parts of town, and we believe in the volume and light of The Sorting Office.
Brockton Capital raised £500m of equity to invest in the UK. Part of this capital will be used in taking The Sorting Office to the next stage of its life; as one of the most interesting, sustainable and technologically-advanced mixed-use buildings in London.
The Company’s purpose is to know as much as possible about fine lighting. This unique body of knowledge is made available to architects, interior designers, hotel/restaurant/bar owners, developers and other professionals, who benefit from a dramatic saving of time (and therefore cost), and who can offer better solutions, because they can select from the widest possible variety of good branded lighting.www.finelightingnews.com
The Clerkenwell Design Quarter (CDQ) is an official destination within the London Design Festival organised by specialist PR agency, Industry Publicity. With involvement from leading institutions, design showrooms, media partners and local businesses, the design quarter makes a serious contribution to the capital’s design festivities in September. This year, Industry Publicity is working closely with film advertising specialists and Clerkenwell residents, AllCity Media to deliver the area’s first dedicated design and architectural film festival - AND Film Festival.
Clippings.com is a platform for design lovers & savvy shoppers to discover beautiful products for their homes inspiring and empowering people to create amazing spaces to live in. Each product and space that is featured has been carefully hand-picked and curated by their in house team of trendsetters and designers & boutiques can apply to create a store on on our platform to sell their products.
Cph Lighting is a Danish lighting company established in 1989, and acquired by the current owners in 2007. The Cph Lighting collection is marketed and sold in Scandinavia, Europe and Japan through design and furniture shops, lighting shops, interior decorators, architects and installers. Demanded by customers who value great functionality, high quality and outstanding design.
Decorum Media is the UK’s leading online marketing agency working exclusively with design and interiors companies. As industry specialists, they have worked Etsy, Andrew Martin International, Tom Faulkner, and th2designs.
The Design Museum is the leading museum dedicated to contemporary design and architecture. For 24 years the Design Museum at Shad Thames has pioneered new thinking in design through its programme of exhibitions, events and educational projects. The museum believes that design is vitally important and that everyone should understand the value of design. In 2015 the museum will move to the former Commonwealth Institute on Kensington High Street, giving the museum three times more space, much improved learning facilities and a dedicated space in which to display the museum’s permanent collection.
East London Liquor Company are a craft spirits producer with a distillery situated in the heart of the capital’s old spirits industry, producing and importing a range of quality spirits including gins, vodka, rum and whisky. Bringing spirits production back to London’s East End after more than a century, they are reinstating an industry back to its roots. Located in one of Bow’s most well known historical sites, the old glue factory in Bow Wharf, they are always open for a visit.
Founded by Carl Fredrik Engblad in 1880 as Göteborgs Tapetfabrik, the company is today known as Eco Wallpaper, an abbrevation for Engblad & Co. Over the years the company has grown to become Sweden’s leading producer of designed wallpaper. A new era of collaborations with some of the world’s foremost designers has begun. In connection to this the company reintroduce the name Engblad & Co.
Farrow & Ball are devoted to producing unparalleled paints and wallpapers for homes around the world. They create unmatched paint colours using only the finest ingredients and age-old methods, which have withstood the test of time.
Established in 1962 in Merano, Italy, FLOS is an international company offering a range of products and systems in the residential and architectural lighting sector. Famous for solutions that are both creative and innovative, the company has a broad catalogue of iconic lighting products by celebrated designers including Achille Castiglioni, Philippe Starck, Antonio Citterio, Marcel Wanders, Konstantin Grcic, Jasper Morrison, Patricia Urquiola, Ron Gilad, Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec and many more.
Foundry is a lighting design consultancy, specialising in creating modern lighting schemes for commercial and residential interiors. Our lighting consultant’s source from an extensive range of high-quality European lighting manufacturers as well as offering a bespoke design service for unique, custom-made lights.
GFSmith is an independent British company that has been providing the creative world with inspiration for over a century. Their exclusive ranges of coloured and textured papers are widely regarded as the definitive collection of premium materials for design and print.
The Hospital Club is a unique hub in the heart of London, offering the members of the creative industries the environment and facilities it needs to Create, Connect and Collaborate. As part of London’s creative community, its role is to discover and host the best creative talent, and produce, publish and celebrate their work.
INEKEHANS | COLLECTION has been using new materials and production methods since 1998. The collection is reliable and longlasting, with the mindset that it will only be presented if they feel they have something to say. STUDIO | INEKEHANS produces furniture, tableware, kids’ items, gifts and books.
The Interior Design Show is Canada’s premier showcase of new products, innovative designers and avant garde concepts from North America and beyond. For one weekend each January, the city of Toronto is filled with industry superstars, cutting-edge emerging names, design savvy consumers, busy professionals and top media outlets.
Kirkby Design was launched in 2009 as a modern, high performance fabric resource library. With a fresh modern approach to upholstery fabrics Kirkby Design fulfils a requirement for a reliable, affordable, yet skilfully designed fabric.
Kvadrat is Europe’s leading manufacturer of design textiles who create high quality contemporary textiles and textile-related products for private and public spaces. Their designs reflect a dedication to pushing the aesthetic, technological and artistic boundaries of their field and are characterised by simplicity, colour and innovation.
In the crowded world of domestic design, Lago takes its place as an emerging brand, thanks to a collection of stimulating products and a corporate philosophy which embraces interaction between business and art, coupled with on-going research into sustainable development.
Living Space & Partners are London’s leading modern and contemporary furniture suppliers.
Working in partnership, as consultants and interior designers they provide bespoke solutions to ensure the design and furniture matches your taste, requirements and budget.
Location House provides Exceptional Event & Exhibition Space in Central London to key players across the Event, Art, Film & Photographic industries. Our clients produce events and projects of the highest standard within our portfolio of architecturally stunning properties. Location House clients include Saatchi & Saatchi, White Cube, Gucci Group, Alexander McQueen, Sony, Nike, Vice, Aquascutum, Dazed and Confused, Philips De Pury, Lisson Gallery & Channel 4.
Loowatt Ltd. has developed an award-winning waterless toilet system that generates energy. Loowatt enters the UK market in 2014 with the Loowatt Event System, a mobile luxury loo supported by the Technology Strategy Board and numerous water utilities. The company has offices in the UK and Madagascar, where a successful pilot has been running since 2012.
MEGAMAN® is a global brand in high-performance, energy-efficient lighting and an innovative leader in LED lamp design. MEGAMAN®’s Professional LED range offers lighting designers and specifiers a true replacement for halogen and metal halide light sources. Widely distributed to over 90 countries across the world, MEGAMAN® lamps have been used in some of the world’s most spectacular lighting projects.
MyHotel is a boutique chain of high-end hotels, priding themselves on great service and quality. MyHotel Bloomsbury is a short walk away from the Sorting Office, making it an ideal place to stay. The hotel offers 78 contemporary guest rooms in the heart of London, close to Tottenham Court Road and the capital’s iconic theatre land.
New Designers is the exhibition for emerging design.
With over 3,000 of the most promising graduate talents from Britain’s leading design courses exhibiting, the show features everything from textiles and contemporary applied arts, to furniture, product design and illustration.
Noble Espresso is a young, dynamic team of coffee professionals comprising some of the UK’s most talented baristas. They provide the finest quality speciality coffee for events throughout the country.
“The importance lies in the details which separates great from good design” according to the architect and designer Mies van der Rohe. NUD Collection was created out of this spirit where plain becomes beautiful. Change a room with an unexpected combination. Match, create contrasts, but more importantly experiment. When do you want to start?
Nuit Blanche Video is back! Saturday September 20, 7pm-7am.
The festival takes a look at ‘The World We Live In’ through the eyes of Contemporary video Artists. Free films are screened in the windows of 30 top-end West End venues.
Curated by:Yasmine Datnow, Maïa Morgensztern, Marie Shek
Over the past 20 years ON&ON have worked with big brands and designed everything from packaging through to environments including; retail, workspaces, product launches, and exhibitions. Tim and Kirsty Pope are the co-founders of ON&ON Creative Systems Ltd. They have set out to do one thing better and so together have formed ON&ON a new British design and manufacturing company.
After successful editions of Ventura Lambrate, Ventura Interieur and Ventura Berlin, Ventura Projects will organise the first fully curated edition of Ventura London during the London Design Festival at designjunction.
Ventura London will bring the unexpected to designjunction by presenting the signature Ventura Projects experience and atmosphere. Expect to see experimental and conceptual exhibitions and the most recent developments brought to you by a new generation of designers.
Ventura London is organised by Organisation in Design.
Paramount is a spectacular restaurant, bar and events space at the top of Centre Point. With unparalleled 360-degree views of London, an elegant modern European menu, beautifully-crafted cocktails and the highest afternoon tea in London, this is a destination worthy of the ascent.
Chile is once again participating in designjunction. This year, the Latin American country will be celebrating its design culture by paying homage to Cristián Valdés, a respected Chilean architect and designer who, with his independent vision, has produced one of the most original and iconic pieces of Chilean design of the last forty years.
Smartvan provide specialised delivery, installation and logistics for contemporary and designer furniture retailers and suppliers, in addition to numerous design agencies, lifestyle and home magazines, stylists and photographers, architects, production companies and financial institutions.
The London Design Festival was established in 2003 as an annual event to celebrate and promote London as the creative capital of the world and gateway to the UK’s world class creative industries. The Festival acts as a platform for a large and diverse range of partner organisations drawn from across the design community to stage the UK’s biggest annual design event.
Each year, the Festival presents new collaborations – bringing new projects to public audiences and mirroring the uniquely diverse nature of London’s design scene.
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Our mission is simple: to bring you the best architecture, design and interiors projects from around the world before anyone else. Dezeen was launched at the end of November 2006 and has grown rapidly to become one of the most popular and influential architecture and design blogs on the internet. We now get over a million visitors a month, and traffic is growing fast. Dezeen has recently been included in Time magazine’s Design 100 list of the most influential forces in global design, and in Design Week magazine’s Hot 50 list of key figures in design.
Archello is: The platform for architecture and design. Discover and present the world’s projects and products.
Archello’s Mission: To connect the whole built environment and make the industry more transparent and efficient.
Archilovers is the first true professional network for architects, designers and lovers of architecture and design.
It is a totally free international platform with boundless space, where you can post projects, write blog stories, get to know other designers and architects and create your own professional network.
However, the big news about Archilovers is the possibility of tagging the products used in the projects of architects and designers by retrieving them from the Archiproducts.com online products database.
Archiproducts is the “largest permanent virtual exhibition” of products for international architecture and design: available in 11 languages, 3,000 international manufacturers, 40,000 catalogues published. An incredible source of inspiration for designers, interior designers and end users wordwide. The place where millions of visitors can find your products at the click of a mouse. Archiproducts provides the manufacturers with a series of innovative instruments and services including browsable catalogues, realtime updates, unlimited publication of product sheets and detailed statistics to help plan marketing strategies.
Blueprint is the leading architecture and design magazine, with a pedigree stretching back more than a quarter of a century. Originally set up with industry luminaries including Norman Foster, Terence Conan and Rodney Fitch, the magazine remains an incisive mixture of architecture and design placed firmly within its social context. Described as ‘the design bible’ by the Observer, award-winning Blueprint is the place to delve into the hugely important role architecture and design take in shaping our environments and our lives.
Blueprint takes architecture and design as its starting point and brings them into sharp focus via context, comment and analysis. The magazine’s long-standing appeal stems from the quality of information and critical feature writing on architecture and design, for professionals and non-professionals, alike. In a world of information overload, Blueprint edits out the white noise to bring its readers only what is essential.
Blueprint’s award-winning design also sets it apart from other magazines. It is published monthly, in large format, on high-quality of paper, with unique and commissioned photography and illustrations.
The world’s leading magazine in the ﬁeld of contemporary carpets and fabrics, is a must-read for all who care about beautiful living spaces. Eagerly awaited by interior designers, architects and everyone in the textile trade, the quarterly publication is equally accessible to non-specialists with an eye for style and quality.
News, opinion and a little bit of gossip from the world of contemporary craft.
darc is a new magazine focusing on decorative lighting in architecture.
Published four times a year, darc delivers insights into projects where the physical form of the fixtures themselves actively add to the aesthetic of a space.
Aimed at Interior Designers, Architects and Lighting Designers, darc focuses on the best quality technology, projects and products while relating the work of those on the forefront of creative design.www.darcmagazine.com
Design Exchange Magazine is a Magazine about Spatial Practice Across Architecture, Interiors, Art, Travel, Technology and Design Futures.
DesignFizz is an international celebration of design. Covering new products, cool places and spaces, stylish stores and destinations, art and design events, hot hotels, restaurants, bars and music, this is your essential guide to what’s happening in the world of contemporary design.
Design Insider Live is a unique online magazine giving you the latest news and trends in design within the contract furnishing industry and much more. Design Insider is connected with the BCFA (British Contract Furnishing Association) and a lot of the inspiration for content is derived from their members and our Interior Design colleagues.
Ready for your daily dose of vitamin D (that’s “D” for design!)? Design Milk offers what’s new in modern art, architecture, interior design, furniture and decor, fashion and technology. Always fresh and never sour, Design Milk fills your thirsty cup to the brim with design finds from around the world. Drink up!
Design Milk has been featured in publications around the world, is one of the Google Engineers’ Staff Picks, and is a Twitter influencer in Art & Design.www.design-milk.com
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For the latest in intelligent design, stylish interiors, trend updates, chic shopping and travel tips, along with cultural highlights and architectural projects, visit ELLE Decoration’s brand new website. From ‘how to’ to ‘who’s who’, we have the lowdown on shopping to suit every budget and looks for every taste, plus acres of inspirational indoor and outdoor spaces to drool over.
Frame is the world’s leading interior design publication. Since its launch in 1997, the magazine has remained faithful to its mission: putting interior architecture on the map as a creative profession that’s as equally important as design and architecture. In six issues per year, Frame publishes the world’s most inspiring interiors, spiced up with design, art and creative endeavours like window displays and stage sets. Sold in 77 countries, Frame is printed in English, Chinese, Korean, Russian and Turkish.
FX has been heralded as the most successful magazine for the commercial contract industry. Over the past two decades it has become the market leader in worldwide contract interior design.
Our editorial is considered to be the very best on the market, inviting the good and the controversial to participate. We invite the leading players of our industry to say what they think, whilst our team of journalists research offices, hotels, healthcare, education and leisure for regular contemporary features. Some are glamorous sectors and some are not, but all are achieved by brilliant architects and designers thinking creatively.
Launched in September 2011, British interior design magazine Heart Home is a digital monthly publication celebrating all that is unique and good about interior decor and lifestyle. Championing independent designers and inspiring readers to create their own inspirational homes. Heart Home is co-founded and co-edited by Arianna Trapani (Arianna’s Daily) and Carole King (Dear Designer’s Blog).
Hospitality Interiors is the UK’s only magazine and website dedicated to interior design for hotels, restaurants, bars and clubs. Published bi-monthly, it is a beautifully presented magazine – written, designed and produced by a dynamic team. Hospitality Interiors’ own continuous development path has seen a newly introduced website and other digital engagement launched this year, furthering the reach of the brand to an international audience.
in.Design magazine is a monthly publication available free to interior decor professionals – whether you create, design, manufacture, specify, buy or sell beautiful and inspirational products and settings, you’ll love our magazine. Regular features include fascinating case studies in in.BRIEF, our irresistable ‘Week in the Life’ diary series, show previews, and comment from specialist designers, specifiers and manufacturers in our ‘what’s trending?’ focus in.VOGUE. in.Design is no product catalogue – it is a compelling and entertaining professional journal!
Infurma is the International Habitat & Contract portal. A professional search engine and directory for the habitat industry. Find companies and professionals from over the world.
We aim to show you what’s “cooking” in the habitat world, the novelties that are launching on the market, who launch these novelties, interior projects, installations, events… we want to inform you, we want to inspire you.
Mark sees itself as a platform for the practice and perception of architecture at the dawn of the third millennium. Since its launch in 2005, the magazine has been a timely, visual, non-academic publication based around first-hand information from creative people. Mark has a radically international perspective, shining a spotlight on architects and new talent alike, while exploring the boundaries of the field and anticipating the industry’s future.
Sleeper Magazine is targeted at all those involved in hotel design, development and architecture on an international level.
Comprising magazine, website and events, it is the only media brand to reach all the individuals and disciplines throughout the complex supply chain involved in the delivery of new hotel projects worldwide.
Studio was launched to provide information and inspiration to professionals working in high-end residential design – architects, interior designers, manufacturers, retailers, designer makers, property developers, educators, etc. Along with its fortnightly newsletter The Schemer, Studio provides quality independent editorial, bringing readers the latest news about products, projects and people in this sector, reporting from events in the UK and abroad as well as covering issues of interest to practising professionals.
Surface Asia is the Asia-Pacific edition of the successful New York-based Surface magazine. Surface Asia gives readers the inside scoop on Asia-Pacific’s most inspiring provocateurs and groundbreakers in design, interiors, architecture, fashion and art, and explores issues in contemporary design and culture throughout the region. Its audience is discriminating and informed, with an appreciation for intelligent, high-quality design, fashion and art, and an interest in the broad issues of contemporary design practice.
A monthly glossy featuring the best and brightest of the capital, the most recent ABC audit confirms that The London Magazine has a circulation figure of 83,393*, putting its reach beyond that of every other London publication. As well as being on sale on news stands including at Harrods and Selfridges, The London Magazine is distributed by postcode to households in prime London.
The magazine carries over 100 pages of property advertising from our member estate agents. It also carries non-property advertising on selected prime page positions.
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In September 2010, World Interiors News was launched as part of World Architecture News, the leading digital publisher to the global architectural community. Since then, WIN has quickly become a major online resource for showcasing the latest interior design projects and innovative products from across the globe. Featuring all the latest news, views, jobs and expert commentary, WIN provides invaluable information for our extensive database of architects, designers and suppliers.
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Our free monthly round-up of what’s smart and stylish in the world of interiors and design has a truly global reach. INSIDE brings together the most exciting projects and products from around the world and delivers them straight to the inboxes of over 220,000 subscribers.
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The original company began in 1855 and 72 years ago George Carwardine, a car suspension engineer invented the desk light that utilized an ingenious system of balance using springs and the Anglepoise was born. It has since become widely viewed as an example of timeless British design. With the involvement of the founder’s great great grandson, Simon Terry, and Industrial Designer Kenneth Grange the company has evolved to become a design driven business.
Teddy’s Wish raises funds to provide support for grieving families and continue research into the causes behind SIDS (sudden infant death syndrome), neonatal death and stillbirth.
All donations are welcome: https://www.justgiving.com/teddyswish14/