MIAMI BEACH (June 08, 2016) – MAISON&OBJET AMERICAS returned to Miami for its second year with a growing following and budding design happenings surrounding it across the city. Exciting new talents and brands from Europe, North and Latin America were infused at the fair and around the city. International award-winning designers spoke at the interior design & lifestyle summit and were celebrated as Designer of the Year and as Rising Talents. Events showcasing exciting new design talent, brands and collections were active throughout the city and in the Miami Experience program that was created in collaboration with the city and marquee partners. All together, the week showed how
MAISON&OBJET AMERICAS is establishing not just another design show, but a must-do, high-quality interior design destination event.
The fair itself opened its doors to a wealth of industry professionals and design enthusiasts at the Miami Beach Convention Center from May 10 to May 13, 2016. Nearly 300 brands spanning 26 countries participated in the unique design show that made its debut in the American market just last year. Of the 6,200+ visitors that experienced its distinguished halls, 77% were from North America and 23% from Latin America and the rest of the world. Of those, half were specifiers, including interior designers, architects, hoteliers, property developers and restaurant owners that work on real estate and luxury property developments as well as high end hotel infrastructures and retail space awareness.