Interiors to take centre stage at HK export push
Trend-setting UK designed homeware and furniture products will take centre stage at the Great Festival of Innovation in Hong Kong later this month.
The UK’s reputation for exemplary design and quality craftsmanship will come to the fore at the 21-24 March, with leading designers and craftspeople supplying goods to showcase at the festival.
Hosted by the Department for International Trade, the Great Festival of Innovation aims to boost trading links between the UK and Asian nations. Featured designers and companies include: Michael Young, the Hong Kong-based British industrial furniture designer; Anglepoise, which will show the giant floor-standing version of its famous Original 1227 desk lamp; textile designers Parris Wakefield; furniture and lighting designers Innermost and furniture designer
The Great Festival of Innovation Hong Kong will be the third of its kind, following successful events in Istanbul (2014) and Shanghai (2015). Its vision is to create long-term partnerships that drive the future of free trade and prosperity between the UK and Asia.
Image: Less Than Five by Michael Young and Coallese.