Decorex Joburg, Africa’s largest décor, design and lifestyle exhibition, takes place from 6th to 10th August at Gallagher Convention Centre in Midrand. An international design show, launching for the first time in South Africa, exclusively collocated with Decorex Joburg. A global Design & Trend Forecast by Dion Chang trend analyst, plus a roundup of the region’s top craft talents, is just some of the highlights that visitors to Decorex Joburg can look forward to this August.
An exhibition, bringing together the very best brands, products and designers within the industry all under one roof for five days, is widely regarded by décor and design professionals as one entry in the work diary not to be missed.
The industry focused days; 6-8 August 2014 has been put in place to provide trade delegates with the opportunity to interact one on one with exhibitors. Trade pre-registration is now open at www.decorex.co.za allowing all members of the décor, design, construction and allied industries complimentary access on these days to Decorex Joburg .
This year, Decorex Joburg visitors will have the opportunity to gain access to the first ever exclusive 100% Design South Africa exhibition that is taking place alongside Decorex Joburg. A ticket to Decorex Joburg will gain you access to 100% Design South Africa.
“This is the first time that we are presenting an international exhibition to our Decorex Joburg audience,” said Sian Steyn, General Manager of the Decorex SA Portfolio. “I believe that the local décor and design industry is going to be astounded by the quality of 100% Design South Africa – a showcase of the country’s top designers presented in a unique fashion and the perfect way to round off your Decorex Joburg experience.”
The Design & Trend forecast is brought to you by leading quartz surface manufacturer Caesarstone and presented by renowned trends forecaster and analyst Dion Chang. The Design and Trend Forecast will be taking place alongside Decorex Joburg on Thursday 7th August. The line-up of the conference features trend analyst Dion Chang, plus a EuroCucina report back from the Caesarstone team themselves. Tickets to the conference are R350 a head and registration is available on www.decorex.co.za
“Caesarstone has always used the Decorex platform to showcase our product as a global leader and this trend conference demonstrates that we place enormous emphasis on staying on top of and even ahead of trends,” said Caesarstone communications manager Lisa Aspeling. Handcrafted design is fast becoming one of this year’s most important décor features; Decorex Joburg is once more presenting its own pavilion, ‘Craft Collective’ – a showcase of the region’s leading crafters, handpicked for their unique talents.
“The craft movement is growing by the day,” says Princess Tsotetsi, Project Manager of Craft Collective.
“This year we have discovered even more talented crafters and we are always excited to know that by
demonstrating their talents to the trade visitors to Decorex Joburg there is every chance that their
business could be going to a whole new level.” Don’t miss Africa’s premier décor, design and lifestyle exhibition, brought to you by Plascon.
Decorex Joburg details:
Date: 6-10 August
Venue: Gallagher Convention Centre
Time: 10am – 7pm Wednesday – Saturday, 10am to 6pm on Sunday
Ticket prices: Complimentary access to trade professionals who pre-register online.
Non trade: Adults R100, Students/Pensioners R85 and Children under 12 R15
Visit www.decorex.co.za for more info
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