The most important meeting point for design in Africa
Constantly breaking new ground, 100% Design South Africa is the largest curated exhibition platform for sourcing high-end contemporary design in Africa. An inspiring showcase of the latest in design, 100% Design South Africa is an annual platform where top brands showcase and launch their latest products, and where select designers are invited to put together show-stopping special features.
100% Design South Africa attracts top architects, interior designers, developers, hospitality buyers, procurement companies, retailers, media and a design-loving public. The show is geared towards doing business, writing orders and setting up new business networks and relationships.
AFRICA’S LEADING EXHIBITION FOR CONTEMPORARY DESIGN
Our team are experts in every aspect of the running a successful and impactful show. Creative Director, Anita Bloom, curates the show ensuring a fresh, future-forward and of an exceptional standard is on display every year, while Portfolio Director, Sian Cullingworth delivers contacts, content and communities with the power to transform exhibitors’ businesses.
100% Design South Africa is a highly curated show, and all the design on display is of excellent standard and quality. Every year, our ground-breaking feature exhibits – 100% Work, Lounge, Sleep, Dine, Surface and Light and the 100% Design Cafe – push forward design-thinking. These features are curated by top local designers who interpret the latest trends in spectacular fashion.
Destination for decision makers
100% Design South Africa is the continent’s definitive showcase of contemporary design, and a meeting point for all decision makers in the industry. As the largest bridge between design brands and design practitioners in Africa, the show attracts thousands of buyers, from across the continent, and as far away as France, Hong Kong, Italy, UAE, Turkey, UK, USA, Venezuela, New Zealand and Brazil.