Nola's lounger Cushy is awarded Winner of the 2019 Archiproducts Design Awards. Product design by Gripner & Hägglund. Cushy, launched by Nola in the beginning of this year, has been designed as a modular component. Archiproducts Design Awards is an international design prize in collaboration between companies, brands and designers focusing on excellence in innovation and product design.
On October 1st, Henrik Edlund took over as the new CEO of Nola. After almost 40 years as CEO and owner of Nola, Agneta Stake is choosing to hand over the CEO position to her nephew Henrik Edlund. He brings 15 years of experience in business development and digitalisation in B2B. Agneta will continue her work in Nola with Design Management.
Nola is exhibiting in the Swedish Design Pavilion during the London Design Fair, September 19th - 22nd, showing design news and classics. A joint venture with prominent Swedish designers and companies, to raise awareness about Swedish architecture and design, in collaboration with Form/Design Center Malmö.
Nola has furnished the terrace at the award-winning Biomedicum at the Karolinska Institute in Stockholm. The Areal furniture group, by designer Broberg & Ridderstråle and the Sun table, by Monica Förster are shaped individually and perforated with holes that catch light and cast shadows. Interior design by Nyréns Architects. Biomedicum was recently awarded the prestigious 'Building of the Year'.
Nola exhibits together with the magazine Tidskriften RUM in a group exhibition on the 9th to 14th of April at Bagni Misteriosi Milan, during Milan Design Week. Rum magazine, together with prominent Swedish design Schools, will hold a week-long event and an exhibition to pay attention to Scandinavian design and architecture. Nola showcase the award-winning Kaskad armchair, design Björn Dahlström.
We are proud to be part of the Swedish Design Moves and exhibits at the exhibition "HEMMA Gone Wild" during Milan Design Week. To strengthen Sweden as a design country, and boost international interest in Swedish design, fashion and architecture. Joyn Studio is curator and architect. The exhibition runs from April 8 to 14 during Fuori Salone Mobile in Milan.
Nola can proudly announce that our outdoor furniture Loj Sun chair, by prominent designer Thomas Bernstrand, has received the award “Outdoor Furniture of the Year” in the ELLE Decoration Swedish Design Award 2019. The justification reads: ”A classic lounger which, thanks to an unexpected twist in the choice of material becomes something entirely new.”
Growth is a driver for urban design today, and a theme reflected in our new products. Nola’s new seating systems grow with their surroundings, while flexible planters bring nature indoors. Nola is known for exploring the boundaries of public space, and this season we are reflecting on the points where geometric shapes and organic forms meet