Milan’s Salone del Mobile, one of the world’s largest furniture fairs, is being postponed due to the recent outbreak of the COVID-19 coronavirus in Italy, according to several news reports. Scheduled to take place from April 21-26, the event will now be held June 16-21 at the Rho Fiera Milano fairground.
The High Point Market Authority has announced its Keynote Series lineup for Spring Market, April 25-29, 2020. This season’s educational series features multiple industry experts and influencers, including global style icon and entrepreneur Miranda Kerr.
The Educational Foundation (EF) of IFDA, the International Furnishings and Design Association, will be accepting applications between March 1 and March 31, 2020, for nine scholarships that will be awarded this year. Since the early years of this 73-year-old global design industry alliance, EF has awarded scholarships to high-achieving design students as well as grants to talented professionals, internationally. This year the scholarships available total $18,000.
Ultra-luxury mattress company Saatva has introduced a new trade program dedicated to supporting designers and their clients, by offering premium quality products at a down-to-earth price. The collaboration turns a previously non designer-friendly category into a hassle-free opportunity for interior designers.
After successful January 2020 launches at Atlanta Market and Las Vegas Market, IMC will expand its Market Snapshot program beyond a weekly online showcase of new product introductions to include an at-Market display of featured products at the Spring High Point Market, April 25 –29, 2020.
The New Jersey Chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) is hosting a half-day workshop with Julia Molloy, a nationally recognized business expert and speaker behind the Business of Luxury Design Summit (BOLD), on Wednesday, March 4 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
Whom Home launches with Design Home, an interior design mobile entertainment game developed by Glu Mobile.