From February 5th to February 7th, the 2019 edition of London Surface Design Show will open its doors at the Business Design Centre in London. The tradeshow will showcase the best and most innovative the design industry has to offer when it comes to surfaces. As the only event in the UK with a focus on interior and exterior design only, the London Surface Design Show is also meant to connect its broad offer of materials and inspiration to an excited audience of architects and designers. That’s why we are offering you the most practical Surface Design Show 2019 Guide…
…and if you are an architect, designer, buyer, specifier or decision-maker, this show is a must-attend event. Here you will be able to source products, meet suppliers, network, as well as to hear from and consult professionals of the field, gaining new insights and knowledge.
So here follows our Surface Design Show 2019 Guide:
What to expect at London Surface Design Show 2019
From what you will be able to see from this Surface Design Show 2019 Guide, at show 2019 you can expect a packed program of events designed to inspire and engage its audience. You can expect both brand new ideas and concepts, as well as some old favorites – meant to enhance this unique experience.
Their Light School section will offer the very best in architectural lighting innovations and inspiration. The Stone Gallery and its Stone Hub are industry-leading events for specifying natural stone. There will be 39 presentations on 3 different stages with some 52 speakers covering an exceptional range of topics.
What not to miss at Surface Design Show 2019
Here comes the ultimate Surface Design Show 2019 Guide to this edition’s events:
On Tuesday February 5th you will be able to attend Opening Night Live Debate hosted by RIBA and New London Architecture (NLA) – open to everyone
On Wednesday February 6th it will be time for the PechaKucha Evening hosted by Chris Dyson of Chris Dyson Architects, with a team of leading architects and designers
On Thursday February 7th it will finally be time for the 2019 Surface Design Awards winners to be announced. The ceremony will be hosted by design correspondent Aidan Walker and 48 finalists from 8 countries will be there competing to be the best of the best.
More about the Awards
Last on our Surface Design Show 2019 Guide are The Surface Design Awards recognize examples of progressive design and the use of innovative surfaces in projects both in the UK and internationally. The 2019 Awards will crown 13 winners across 7 different categories, as well as a Supreme Award for the ‘best of the best.’
The judges for the 2019 edition of the show selected 43 projects, examples of creative and innovative use of materials and lighting in both interior and exterior schemes. Some projects won nominations across several categories, resulting in the above mentioned 48 finalists.
The Awards Ceremony taking place on Thursday 7 February will start at 8.45am, prior to the opening of the last day of Surface Design Show. Tickets will be £36.