FOCUS/16 PRESS RELEASE
Focus/16 at Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour is redefining luxury in interiors, offering designs that are beautifully made and tell a story of authenticity and integrity. Attracting designers, architects and styleseekers, the busy six-day show will create an exciting dialogue between visitors and 120 international exhibitors, providing the ultimate platform for established brands and new names to present the best in global talent. This year, art promises to provide new perspectives on the latest developments in design.
The edit is compelling, and with 100+ events within one show, the experience immersive and interactive. Focus/16 is all about being inspired by the latest collection launches, connecting with design connoisseurs and seeing creative invention up close. Visitors can engage with the industry’s top creatives, influencers and big thinkers, access specialist expertise, marvel at skilled craftsmanship at demonstrations, exchange ideas at workshops, join curated tours and trails and get privileged insights from an all-star line-up at the Conversations in Designs sessions.
As a hub of many forms of artistic expression, Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour will unveil bespoke installations, imaginative pop-ups and previously unseen projects. A curated art exhibition, ‘Art & Interiors at Focus/16’ presenting artwork chosen by 30 leading designers, is highly anticipated.
Adding to Focus/16’s design credentials, eating and drinking will be high on the agenda. New initiatives include Salt Yard at the Tatler Restaurant in a specially commissioned space.
Focus/16 is a designated Design Destination at the London Design Festival and is an unmissable show for design-loving Londoners and international visitors alike. Courtesy transport will ensure that getting there is easy. And don’t forget, entry is free.
Inspiring as it is influential, Focus/16 promises to shape the way we live today.
020 7225 9166
Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour
London SW10 0XE
Plus outside participants in Chelsea
Abbott & Boyd * Altfield * Alton-Brooke * Ann Sacks * Armani/Casa * Arte * Azucena at GMR Interiors * Baker Lifestyle * Baker * Beacon Hill * Bella Figura * Besselink & Jones * Birgit Israel * Black & Key * Brian Yates * Brunschwig & Fils * C & C Milano * Cassina * Ceccotti Collezioni * Chaplins * Chase Erwin * Christopher Guy * Christopher Hyde Lighting * Christopher Peacock * Cole & Son * Colefax and Fowler * Colony * Création Baumann * Crestron EMEA * David Seyfried Ltd * Davidson * Decca (Bolier) * Decorus * Dedar * Edelman Leather * Elise Som * Espresso Design * Evitavonni * Fendi Casa * Flexform * Fox Linton * Fromental * Front Rugs * Gallotti&Radice * Giorgetti * Gladee Lighting * GP & J Baker * Harlequin * Holland & Sherry * Houlès * Iksel - Decorative Arts * Interdesign UK * Interior Supply * J. Robert Scott * Jacaranda Carpets * Jason D’Souza * Jean Monro * Kravet * Lee Jofa * Lelievre * Lewis & Wood * Lizzo * Marc de Berny * Marvic Textiles * *McKinney & Co * McKinnon and Harris * Mulberry Home * Nada Designs * The Nanz Company * Nicholas Haslam Ltd * Nina Campbell * Nobilis * Original BTC * Passerini * Pierre Frey * Poliform * Poltrona Frau * Porada * Porta Romana * Provasi * Ramm, Son & Crocker * Remains Lighting * R.I.M Tile & Mosaic Boutique * Robert Allen * Romo * Rubelli/Donghia * SA Baxter Architectural Hardware * Sahco * Samuel Heath * Samuel & Sons Passementerie * Sanderson * Savoir Beds * The Silk Gallery * Simpsons * Stark Carpet * Stark Fabric * StudioTex * Summit Furniture * SWD * Tai Ping Carpets * Threads at GP & J Baker * Tim Page Carpets * Tim Page x J.D. Staron * Tissus d’Hélène * Topfloor by Esti * Tufenkian Artisan Carpets * Turnstyle Designs * Turnell & Gigon * Turnell & Gigon at Home * Vaughan * Via Arkadia (Tiles) * Victoria +Albert Baths * Watts of Westminster * Wemyss * Whistler Leather * Wired Custom Lighting * Wool Classics * Zimmer + Rohde * Zoffany. Plus Designers Guild, Osborne & Little and William Yeoward in Chelsea.