Showcasing the most innovative of Canadian and international design, IDS Toronto returns for its 22nd year with a future-forward vision.
Featuring never-before-seen products, exhibitions and collaborations and hosting the most influential design minds of today and the future, Colour Hive is delighted to be a part of IDS 2020.
Introducing you to the key influences driving consumer demands and our four focused trend directions for the season with insight into product development and application, Colour Hive's Samantha Duha will be presenting our global colour, material and finish forecast for AW 2020/21.
IDS Contract, a curated B2B exposition is returning for its second year featuring design for the workplace, healthcare, retail, education, public spaces and more. Alongside this, IDS Concept Home presents RESET Home, a multi-sensory experience designed for us to rethink the role home has in our own wellbeing.
Luxury quartz brand Caesarstone have announced a 2020 designer collaboration with potter, designer and author Jonathan Adler to debut at this year’s IDS Toronto. The Caesarstone x Jonathan Adler installation, ‘Dreamland’ transforms Caesarstone surfaces into a surreal and ethereal fantasy world. Expect to see an immersive and Instagram friendly, heavenly cloudscape showcasing the versatility of quartz.
With 400+ exhibitors and 10+ installations across over 100 venues, IDS Toronto celebrates emerging designers near and far. Ukrainian brand, FAINA by Victoriya Yakusha shows modern, minimal design focusing on simple form while traditional craft meets new design as part of Studio North and Prototype.
Closer to home, Toronto-based design duo Di Tao and Bob Dodd’s studio, Objects & Ideas will showcase their conceptual meets-functional furniture collection, heavily inspired by the Canadian wilderness as part of the Maker Platform.
With a series of 65+ sessions from keynote speakers to fireside chats and seminars and workshops, one not to be missed is British designer and Colour Hive favourite, Bethan Laura Wood, known for her passion for vibrant colour, artisan collaboration and material investigation.
IDS Toronto: 2020 16-19 January 2020, Metro Toronto Convention Centre.
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IDS Toronto | MIX Images © Colour | Frovi Design | Frovi Design | Caesarstone x Jonathan Adler | FIANA Design | Objects & Ideas | IDS Toronto