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northmodern design fair is to postpone the May 2017 edition.

Architonic co-curator on northmodern’s new textile project

Looking towards the next edition of northmodern, the first exciting news in a row of many, is regarding a new textile area. northmodern consultant Signe Nørgaard, owner of Agency Signe Nørgaard, has set up a venture, creating a new and ambitious textile area co curated by none other than Architonic. An approximately 200sqm space, within the Surfaces and Facilities area of northmodern, will feature this special project, which brings a focus on textiles and technologies.

northmodern venture into the retail business

Together with CIFF and Art Copenhagen, northmodern have opened a pop-up store in Harvey Nichols. Watch our video about the collaboration here!

FSC Design Award and Mad & Bolig Design Award moves to northmodern May 2017

FSC AWARD is a design competition challenging the Danish design and architect students to create innovative product designs with sustainable wood. The goal is to inspire the new generation of designers to create designs with sustainability as well as see the potential in wood as a natural material.

Harvey Nichols x CIFF

Harvey Nichols and CIFF (CIFF/northmodern/Art Copenhagen) present ‘NORTH WIND’ a Scandinavian take over in Project 109

International brands at northmodern – A world of design at the show

Two days left till northmodern opens its doors to the fourth edition and the show is fast gaining a reputation as the go-to Nordic design show, with interest from many key European countries. British brands exhibiting at northmodern include H Furniture, Paul Kelley, Davey Lighting, Original BTC and Tom Dixon, all of them bringing their own specific style of Englishness to the show. Whilst companies from further afield are showing their latest designs to a design-hungry Scandinavian audience.

Luxury, Design and Sustainability

1.618 is one of northmodern’s founding collaborators. A specialist in sustainable luxury, 1.618 is at the forefront of innovation and design, offering like-minded brands a united presence on the international market. 

Talks at northmodern

Join some of the most illustrious names working in design today at northmodern, be part of the debate and see how Copenhagen is shaping up as one of the most serious centres of design in the world. Meet the makers, manufacturers and the the opinion formers. See what the future holds for creative industries; understand how design influences us and impacts on our way of life.   Debating design and cultural boundaries from the power of pop-ups to DNA of Danish  – the future is here and all under one roof at northmodern: three days of design talks from 18-20 August 2016 at northmodern, curated by Design denmark.   Thursday August 18 at 1pm – 2.30pm Debate Part 1 Design Destination KBENHVN The Danish design community is on to something big. We see a growing collaboration between private and public partners and the international world is looking closely at Danish design and architecture. Magazines like Wallpaper, Monocle and Kinfolk praise and rate Copenhagen as a must-go-to-destination. The Danish capital is loved for its biking culture, the live-work balance, the small scale, the green areas, the clean harbour and democratic architecture. How does design play a part in the process? How does Copenhagen communicate being a #designdestination?   Guests // Diana Arsovic Nielsen, Innovationschef (Head of Innovation), Innovationshuset, The City of Copenhagen // Nathan Williams, Editor in Cheif & Creative Director, Kinfolk Magazine Magazine // Johannes Torpe, Johannes Torpe Studios // Carla Cammilla Hjort, Space

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