2014 Year in Review: Best Design Events and Shows

In 2014, we hopped around the world to check out the best design events and shows so we could scope out the best modern design about to hit the market. Take a tour of some of our favorite design-worthy finds of 2014.

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2014 Year in Review: Best Design Events and Shows

Maison et Objet \\\ January 2014
Favorites from Maison et Objet 2014


Stockholm Design Week \\\ February 2014
Favorites from Stockholm Furniture Fair 2014
Favorites from Greenhouse at Stockholm Furniture Fair 2014
Woven Light: Swedish School of Textiles at Greenhouse
Twelve at the Stockholm Furniture Fair
Talk with Stockholm Furniture Fair Guests of Honor GamFratesi
Wood Tailoring at Stockholm Design Week
Fornasetti at Svenskt Tenn, Stockholm Design Week
Interview with Petter Johansson at Stockholm Design Week


Milan Design Week \\\ April 2014
Milan Design Week 2014 Highlights [VIDEO]
Milan 2014: Wallpaper* Handmade
Milan 2014: EDIT by designjunction
Milan 2014: Spazio Rossana Orlandi
Milan 2014: Zona Tortona
Milan 2014: Ventura Lambrate
Milan 2014: SaloneSatellite
Milan 2014: designersblock
Milan 2014: Best of Brera Design District


Coverings \\\ April-May 2014
12 Favorite Tile Designs from Coverings 2014


ICFF \\\ May 2014
Best of ICFF 2014: Part 1
Best of ICFF 2014: Part 2
Best of ICFF 2014: Part 3
Best of ICFF 2014: Part 4
ICFF 2014 Trend: Details, Details, Details!
Watch: ICFF 2014 [VIDEO]


New York Design Week \\\ May 2014
Sight Unseen OFFSITE 2014
A Look at WantedDesign 2014
Watch: WantedDesign 2014 [VIDEO]
WantedDesign 2014 Student Workshop
A Visit to Alexander Girard’s Pop-Up Exhibition


Dwell on Design LA \\\ June 2014
Best of Dwell on Design LA 2014

designjunction LDF14

London Design Festival \\\ September 2014
designjunction Comes Into Its Own
Designer Makers Steal the Show at designjunction
19 Greek Street: A Space for Advancement, Integrity and Good Taste
Home Sweet Home: A New Show for September
Go West in London for New Design Talent
Behind Closed Doors with designersblock
New Talent at Tent London
Weathering: An Exhibition of Irish Craft and Design
Secrets and Lights at the V&A
Rising Stars at 100% Norway
“Just What I Always Wanted” Turns Well-Known Designers Into Clients


Designblok \\\ October 2014
Super New Work at Designblok’s Superstudio
Open Doors at Openstudio, Designblok Prague
Art House: Treading a Path Between Art and Design

Gdynia Design Days

Lodz Design Festival \\\ October 2014
Designed in Poland: Lodz Design Festival
Make Me A Designer – Lodz Design Festival
Lodz Design Festival: The Taste of an Object
Design Days by the Sea at Lodz Design Festival

Biënnale Interieur Kortrijk Expo

Biennale Interieur Expo \\\ November 2014
Inside the Expo: Biennale Interieur
New Talent in the City of Kortrijk

Caroline Williamson is Editor-in-Chief of Design Milk. She has a BFA in photography from SCAD and can usually be found searching for vintage wares, doing New York Times crossword puzzles in pen, or reworking playlists on Spotify.