A three-day event devoted to furniture, product and interior design, organized by Fiera Milano in joint venture with dmg events, supported by the DesignSingapore Council and in media partnership with the magazine Interni.
From 21 to 23 September, the pavilions at Marina Bay Sands Expo and Convention Center in Singapore will host FIND Design Fair Asia (designfairasia.com), a meeting place for the whole architecture and design community to find inspiration, networking and business.
The new edition was presented by Gilda Bojardi (Director of Interno), Andrea Maldi (CFO of Fiera Milano Group), Andrea Sozzi (Head of International Development at Fiera Milano), Carl Constantin Press (Director of FIND - Design Fair Asia and dmg events), Andrea Ferrari (ITA - Italian Trade Agency), Yoko Choy (content chair FIND - Global Summit), Dawn Lim (executive director DesignSingapore Council), Andrea Cancellato (director of ADI Design Museum), Giorgio Donà (Stefano Boeri Interiors).
The second edition expects to welcome more than 15,000 visitors, over 500 brands, 50 international speakers and a large presence of young talents.
The event will host innovative creations for the home, lighting, bathroom, textiles and interiors. FIND (acronym for Furniture, Interiors, Design) is the highlight of Singapore Design Week (from 21 September to 1 October), one of the leading Asian events that, every year, attracts designers from around the world with exhibitions, workshops and talks.
FIND presents many initiatives to attract a quality public: from the Global Summit, which brings together the finest talents and professionals in the design industry, to @Emerge, which will put the spotlight on the excellence of design in Southeast Asia (it features an exhibition of innovative works by 50 young emerging talents), The Italian Design Futures Capsule (designed by Stefano Boeri Interiors, it will bring together Italian excellences in design and furniture) and the exhibition Italia Geniale (images, materials and artifacts of Italian design), a unique installation created by the ADI Museum hosted in collaboration with the Italian Embassy in Singapore and with the support of ITA and the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs.
And again the pavilions of the various countries taking part, and the Interni Masterclasses with a focus on Italian design.
This edition of FIND also enjoys the support of institutions, starting with ITA Italian Trade Agency.
Among the local authorities in the sector that have decided to be present alongside FIND, in addition to the Singapore Design Council, the Society of Interior Designers Singapore, the Singapore Institute of Architects, the Singapore Retail Association, and the Asia Pacific Space Designers Association.