AUSTRALIAN INTERNATIONAL FURNITURE FAIR 2019 EVENT GUIDE
One of the best design events of the summer Australian International Furniture Fair 2019 is about to start, so get ready to fly to fascinating Australia! This year AIFF and Décor + Design are coming back stronger than ever to provide to all visitors with an amazing experience, rich of events, seminars, workshops, and awards.
You can’t miss Australia’s premier buying and networking destination for the furniture industry.International retailers, buyers, and Australia’s main retail chains will participate, therefore if you are a brand which needs a promotion its a perfect place for you! And even if you want to participate just like a visitor don’t worry, you will have the chance to gaze at the most innovative projects in the interior design industry and grasp the newest trends of the moment.
WHERE & WHEN
The event will take place at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre (Melbourne) from July 18th to 21st.
Thursday 19th July 2019 10am – 5pm
Friday 20th July 2019 10am – 5pm
Saturday 21st July 2019 10am – 4pm
Sunday 22nd July 2019 10am – 3pm
YOU CAN’T MISS THIS
HOMEMADE is a dedicated area of the show created to foster and grow Australian-made furniture, cabinet and joinery designers and makers.
We had a great experience in the AIFF loves HOMEMADE section this year. Our stand was busy with lots of interest from high caliber designers and clients. It was great to see such a large space solely dedicated to Australian design. Looking forward to next year!
INTERNATIONAL SEMINAR SERIES
AIFF & D+D again promise an all-star line-up of international and Australian designers, presenting inspiring and thought-provoking seminars and valuable industry insights!
Be inspired by Steve Cordony’s glamorous interiors, with their European finesse and Antipodean palette.
Join self-described ‘pirate’ and design buccaneer Sibella Court as she illustrates how her nomadic life has informed her impeccable taste.
Peek inside American-Australian designer Diane Bergeron’s exquisitely layered and storied interiors, while Australian textile powerhouses Warwick Fabrics and Tigger Hall Studios will take you on a voyage around the world to visit their mills and artisans.
Megan Morton & Stephanie Stamatis
Talk ‘Communities’ with style influencers Megan Morton and Stephanie Stamatis (aka Stephanie Somebody”) who will discuss how online communities can go far beyond ‘influencing’ and into our homes and hearts.
VIVID is Australia’s longest running design competition. 2019 marks the 16th anniversary of this highly anticipated industry platform, which shines a spotlight on our emerging furniture, lighting & object designers. VIVID has kick-started the careers of many prolific Australian designers and is recognized as an important destination for both the local and international design industry.
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