Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair

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Dates: February 04-08 2014
Location: Stockholm International Fairs, Älvsjö
Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair is the world’s largest meeting place for Scandinavian furniture and lighting design – we look at the design schools taking part.

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Stockholm Design Week

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Dates: February 06-12 2012
Location: see website schedule
Stockholm Design Week includes the Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair – the world’s largest exhibition for Scandinavian furniture and lighting design.

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OBJECT Rotterdam

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Dates: February 07-10 2013
Location: Netherlands Architecture Institute (The New Institute), Museumpark 25, Rotterdam
OBJECT Rotterdam is the fair for contemporary design and will be held during Art Rotterdam in the Netherlands Architecture Institute.

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Un architecte dans l’atelier, Ettore Sottsass

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Dates: February 20 – July 22 2013
Location: Sèvres – Cité de la céramique, 2 Place de la Manufacture, Sèvres, Paris
A retrospective of works in ceramic and glass created by the Italian architect and designer Ettore Sottsass ​​with the Manufacture Nationale de Sèvres and CIRVA, Marseilles.

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Maison&Objet

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Dates: January 18-22 2013
Location: Paris Nord Villepinte
Under the theme of Vivant, trend-setters Elizabeth Leriche, François Bernard and Vincent Grégoire/NellyRodi will create 2013 inspiration displays for the January show under the sub-titles of Nourritures Premières, Pioneer and Renaiscience.

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New Designers

2012 graduates  - Repurposing, Natalie Sampson, UCA Rochester; Africa Snapshot series, Joanna Williamson, UCA Farnham

Venue: Business Design Centre, 
Islington, 
London, N1 0QH
Dates: part 1: Wednesday 27 June – Saturday 30 June 2012

, part 2: Wednesday 4 July – Saturday 7 July 2012
ARTS THREAD are for the second year hosting New Designers online graduate portfolios.

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MAK Study Collection: Glass, Metal, Ceramics

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Website: mak.at
Address: MAK, Austrian Museum of Applied Arts, Contemporary Art/Stubenring 5, 1010 Vienna

In its study collection of Glass, Metal and Ceramics MAK displays a selection of its numerous pieces of work in an arrangement that is specific to the material and technology of the objects and that correspond with the specialization of the director of each collection.

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MAD Museum of Arts and Design

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Website: madmuseum.org
Online collection: collections.madmuseum.org
Address: MAD Museum, New York, 2 Columbus Circle, New York, NY 10019

For nearly half a century, the MAD Museum of Arts & Design–formerly the American Craft Museum– has served as the U.S’s premier institution dedicated to the collection and exhibition of contemporary objects created in media such as clay, glass, wood, metal, and fibre.

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