Greenhouse

Our platform for up-and-coming designers

Designers and design schools from all over the world are invited to apply to Greenhouse. All applications are evaluated by a jury consisting of renowned names in the industry. Stockholm Furniture Fair brings hundreds of design companies together under one roof. It offers young designers the opportunity to exhibit in a context that is well attended by both producers and the press.

Apply to Greenhouse 2025

We welcome both design schools and independent designers to apply to Greenhouse. The application period is open until September 16.

Jury 2025

All applications are reviewed and evaluated by a renowned jury. For 2025, we welcome three new jury members.

Greenhouse mentor programme

Since 2017, all participating independent designers are offered the opportunity to apply for a mentor in our mentor programme.

Adrian Bursell and Siri Svedborg

Best in Show x Sight Unseen 2024

During the fair in February, the Stockholm Furniture Fair awarded the Greenhouse Best in Show award in collaboration with Sight Unseen. Read our interview with this year’s winner.

Previous exhibitors

Since its inception in 2003, Greenhouse has been the starting point for several of our most prominent designers today, such as Oki Sato from Nendo and GamFratesi.

Any questions?

Here are the answers to the most frequently asked questions about applying and exhibiting in Greenhouse.

Who can apply?

You can apply as either an independent designer or a design school. As an independent designer, you should be at the beginning of your career and have either no or very small-scale production. For a design school to apply, the education must be in the fields of design, craft and architecture. The training must be post-secondary.

 

How much does it cost?

Independent designers pay an entry fee of SEK 7 490 and a fee for the stand itself. 9 sqm, SEK 2 250. 12 sqm, SEK 3 000.

Schools pay an entry fee of SEK 8 490 plus stand costs based on stand size. 30 sqm, SEK 3 600. 50 sqm, SEK 6 000. 80 sqm, SEK 9 600.

What should I consider in my application?

The jury values curiosity and innovation. For a strong application, focus on a few, well thought-out products with a clear common thread. Explain how your product solves practical problems or challenges the boundaries of design. Please tell us about the material and, if possible, something about the current production method.

When will I be notified?

The jury will meet after the application deadline in Septemberand, and shortly thereafter, we begin notifying those selected by the jury.