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What trends are shaping the design scene and furniture sector? How are prominent creatives interpreting the developments? How are those developments being reflected in new products and interior design concepts or at the international furniture fair imm cologne? The press content of the imm cologne content service is presented in various journalistic formats and provides answers to questions on all aspects of furniture and design.

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Das Haus 2016 – Interiors on Stage: Sebastian Herkner

Das Haus 2015 – Interiors on Stage: neri&hu

The House – Interiors on Stage: Play with Dimensions

Das Haus - Interiors on Stage by Luca Nichetto 2013


In Luca Nichetto’s “Haus”, everything revolves around a centrally located living room that is intended to become the centre of a sustainable way of living that integrates nature.

Das Haus - Interiors on Stage 2013 (pdf)

Das Haus 2012 - Guests of Honour: Doshi Levien

[D³] Contest 2012


The international young talents competition D3 Contest has developed into an established feature for both trade visitors and exhibitors at imm cologne.

[D³] Contest 2012 (pdf)

Trends and Design 2012

Trends and Design 2011 (Special Edition)

Trendbook - Interior Trends 2011

Cologne – Design and Lifestyle 2010

Trends and Design 2010 (Special Edition)

Business by Design


Far from merely meeting demand, the furniture industry makes its money by satisfying a host of very different needs.

Business by Design (pdf)

Trendbook – Interior Trends 2010