The fair’s section dedicated to collectives, individual designers and studios, Downtown Editions, introduced creatives from all corners of the world to the Middle East for the first time.
Renowned as an agent for style, culture and art de vivre, Assouline came to Downtown Design this year with a pop-up concept in the brand's true essence of sophistication in book publishing, evolved into a global lifestyle brand.
An annual platform for the local creative community, the UAE Designer Exhibition showcases emerging creative talent and budding designers in a curated feature situated within the Downtown Design fair, with the aim of enhancing visibility for young UAE designers, expanding their networks and providing commercial opportunity.
Showcased for the very first time, Downtown Design welcomed ‘Anatolia’, a unique and novel collective from Turkey presented by Isola Design Put together by the curatorial team of Isola Design, a collective exhibition of contemporary design talent from Turkey with feature works that reflect the region’s unique mix of ancient and modern influences.
Jalapeno, a leading supplier of ergonomic commercial furniture, invites you to experience the future of MillerKnoll’s…read more
Establish in 2014, The Bowery Company, is the leading award-winning GCC online concept store for the urban customer…read more
Kartell, since its formation back in 1949, has become well-known and well-loved for it unique products and commitment to…read more
The Dutch Collective stands as a vibrant testament to the innovative spirit and design prowess of the Netherlands.…read more
Cassina is an international, eclectic design company, proudly rooted in Italy for over 90 years.read more
Iwan Maktabi will present the Plasterworks Collection, a collaboration by cc-tapis and David/Nicolas.read more
Edward Linacre, a Melbourne-based Industrial designer and artist, founded his eponymous studio in 2021, which operates…read more
Lasvit, founded in 2007, is a Czech-based designer and manufacturer of bespoke lighting installations made from…read more
With over twenty years of experience, Huda Lighting has positioned itself as a leading lighting solution provider for…read more
Collectional presents Apparatus, a New York based interdisciplinary design studio that explores the relationship of…read more
A collaboration between Light & Lives and Ultra Arte, this year's headline outdoor installation was created from regenerated raw materials and focused on the interplay between rough materials and light transparency.
Showcasing a concept inspired by an extraordinary deep sea discovery, the fair’s Veuve Clicquot Lounge was this year designed in collaboration with C’est Ici Design.
Hosting key speakers from around the world, Intercon’s cloudscape concept for The Forum 2023 was a symbol of imagination and creativity, iterated as a modular, intimate setting that promoted dialogue and open exchange.
A stimulating entrance experience, designed by AB+ AC Architects, incorporate a unique integrated multi-sensorial walk-through installation experience, that showcased the beauty of mosaic in a new light, sponsored by Fantini Mosaici.
Downtown Design is the anchor event of Dubai Design Week, the region’s most important creative festival reflecting Dubai’s position as the design capital of the Middle East; an extensive programme of events, bringing together the global design stage and attracting more than 100,000 visitors to the Dubai Design District (d3) across the week.
In its 10th edition this year, Downtown Design showcased the latest collections, innovative products and design solutions from over 300 prominent brands from across the globe, and rising talent of the region, complemented by a programme of talks, creative pop-ups and engaging experiences.