press release

01.04.2020 – 05.04.2020
Bienal Pavilion, São Paulo, Brazil

Preview: 1 April 2020

A place for the acclaimed Brazilian mid-century modern design as well as for an exciting new generation of designers, the 5th edition of SP-Arte’s Design section is divided into Modern, Contemporary, Architects, Independent Designers and Antiques sectors. In addition to the Brazilian highlights, the 2020 edition will see the debut participation of British Carpenters Workshop Gallery (based in London, Paris, New York and San Francisco) - a major international addition to the fair.

The Architects sector will include launches of furniture designed by architects Patrícia Anastassiadis as well as Fernanda Marques. Amongst the Independent Designers, newcomers include Mel Kawahara, Lattoog and Mobu, joining veterans Ana Neute, Noemi Saga, F.Studioand Alva Design, to name a few.

In the Contemporary sector Ovo and Jacqueline Terpins return alongside the first participation of Zanini de Zanine, as well as Hermann Miller, exhibiting lamps designed in partnership with George Nelson. Exhibitors of Modern sector Passado Composto Século XX, Herança Culturaland Apartamento 61 will present their rarest pieces, whilst ETEL brings special reissues by seminal names in design, such as Zanini Caldas and Jorge Zalszupin. Traditional Antiquedealers Sandra e Márcio, Resplendor and Cristiane Musse also continue exhibiting.