Welcome to Nordic Design Trace

Nordic Design Trace is a new platform for Nordic design brands and exhibitions shown at Milan Design Week.

Nordicdesigntrace.com presents an overview of Nordic design at Milan Design Week, 9-14 April 2019, with both well-known and emerging design brands from Denmark, Sweden, Norway and Finland – including Artek, Fritz Hansen, Bang & Olufsen, Muuto, Please Wait to be Seated, Bolon and Henzel Studio.

Nordic Design Trace covers both Salone del Mobile (the fair) and Fuori Salone (events in the city) which together encompass Milan Design Week – one of the biggest and most influential design events in the world.

With more than 400.000 visitors and numerous exhibitors in Milan during only 6 days it is easy to miss out on some of the most interesting design experiences and design launches. Nordic Design Trace provides an overview of the various Nordic design exhibitions in Milan and highlights the strong design tradition from the different countries coming from the region.

The inherent values of the Nordic countries such as sustainability, quality and functionality can all be discovered in Milan. From the major classics and icons to the newest generation of designers and brands that renew the design scene with cunning artistic experimentation and innovative functional design.

Nordic Design Trace is initiated by Copenhagen Design Agency and the Milan focus in 2019 is supported by The Nordic Culture Fund (Nordisk Kulturfond).