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5 Reasons You Should Not Miss Singapore Indesign Intimate

Singapore Indesign Intimate – formerly named Saturday in Design – returns 9 and 10 July 2015 in two locations: National Design Centre and Red Dot Design Museum. Here’s a rundown of the anticipated event.

5 Reasons You Should Not Miss Singapore Indesign Intimate


June 10th, 2015

1. Two days of design insights, creative collaborations and product launches

Singapore Indesign Intimate 2015 spans two days, July 9 and 10, with design activities and exhibitions consolidated across two venues: National Design Centre and Red Dot Design Museum – event buses will shuttle between both destinations to help visitors get around.

There will be over 20 exhibitors, such as Admira, Alustil, CULT, Fritz Hansen, Greenlam, JUNG Asia, Waldmann Lighting, Wilkhahn, Youmans Capsule, and EDL, which is launching its nanotech matt material, FENIX NTM®, to the region at Singapore Indesign Intimate.

Image courtesy of EDL

2. The Project: Creative installations interpreting the keyword, ‘Balance’

One of the most highly anticipated features of Singapore Indesign, The Project, is a platform where exhibitors collaborate with architects and designers to showcase their products and ideas. Witness the creative interpretation of this year’s theme, Balance, by participants such as Admira with Architology; EDL with K2LD Architects; Greenlam with WOW Architects, and Alustil with PLUS Collaboratives.

Installation by Kokuyo with M Moser Associates and Temasek Polytechnic during Singapore Indesign 2014

3. Design Conversations: A one-day panel discussion led by best-in-category designers and thought leaders

Singapore Indesign Intimate will introduce Design Conversations on Friday, 10 July. Industry leaders across four sectors – workplace design, hospitality design, residential design and the business of furniture and product design will gather and address the latest directions, changes, opportunities and challenges faced today.

Speakers include Carsten Lima (Design Hotels™), product designers Gabriel Tan (Outofstock) and Adam Goodrum, and architects Chan Ee Mun (WOHA), Yip Yuen Hong (ip:li Architects) and Aamer Taher (Aamer Architects). Rsvp here.


4. Architects and Designers’ Lunch

Network with the design community, exhibitors and special guests at an exclusive lunch held at Red Dot Design Museum on Thursday 9 July, hosted by Cubes. Meet the editors of Cubes, Habitus, Lookbox Living and IndesignLiveSingapore. By invitation only.

5. 7 Architects x Series 7 Exhibition

The ‘7 Architects x Series 7’ project will exhibit at Singapore Indesign Intimate. Witness the reinterpretation of the iconic Series 7™ bentwood chair from Fritz Hansen by seven of Singapore’s top architects and designers (Brendon Lim, Colin Seah, Robert Greg Shand, Peter Tay, Terence Chan, Grey Canopy and WYNK Collaborative). Stand a chance to win the limited edition 60th Anniversary Fritz Hansen Series 7™ chair by attending Singapore Indesign Intimate.

Brendon Lim of IMAJIN with his reinterpretation of the Series 7 chair. Photo: Republic of Fritz Hansen

Click here to register now to visit Singapore Indesign Intimate.

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