PAD Geneve is Geneva’s first design fair devoted exclusively to modern and contemporary design furniture and the best of decorative arts. That’s why we knew we had to prepare you, giving you everything you need to know about this outstanding event that will open its doors from 31 January to 3 February in Palexpo.
Today, we will present to you 6 exhibitors focused on contemporary design you definitely should visit if you have the chance.
Galerie Negropontes is run by its founder Sophie Negropontes, and Hervé Langlais, designer and art director. The gallery presents exceptional creations made by craftsmen with extraordinary skills, reviving the tradition of French Decorative Arts with a innovative contemporary design vision.
Meubles et Lumières
Galerie Meubles et Lumières will show a curated selection of french and italian lighting and furniture from the 50’s to the 70’s with a focus on artists and editors such as Robert Mathieu, Pierre Guariche, Jacques Biny, Giuseppe Ostuni, Danielle Raimbault Saerens, Mireille Moser, O’luce, Arteluce, among many others.
Since 2000, Todd Merrill Studio has been renowned for its glamorous merging of twentieth-century design. As one of the first gallerists to honor post-war American studio design, Merrill dramatically increased its popularity. In 2009, Merrill launched Studio Contemporary, an exhibition-based program representing an international group of established and emerging contemporary artists. Today, the work on contemporary design of these artists is coveted among collectors, designers, and curators around the world.
Hom Le Xuan
Creating atmospheres, selecting materials and colours are true passions. Interior luxury design for Hom le Xuan is essentially about discretion. One single word can be enough to inspire him, and once he starts a project, his imagination wings are truly open, anything is possible.
Priveekollektie Contemporary Art and Design is a leading international gallery of contemporary art and collectible design. Based in the Netherlands, Priveekollektie continuously works with several collectors, represents internationally recognized artists and designers, and provides a platform for new talents to exhibit their exceptional art pieces. Priveekollektie, translated private collection, has its essence written in its name.
Achille Salvagni is recognized as one of the most sophisticated and innovative creatives. His influences range from the rich heritage of generations before him, to the cutting-edge design tendencies of today. Bringing together Italian craftsmanship and his passion for luxurious materials, Achille Salvagni is a reference in the art and design field.