DESIGN: NEOCON 2013, Chitown


Commercial interior designers and architects flock to the windy city once again for one of the design industry’s largest exhibition, NeoCon, kicking off this Sunday at the Merchandise Mart in Chicago. From June 10-12 Chicago’s one stop shop for thousands of products, materials, ideas and inspiration for corporate hospitality, healthcare, retail, government, institutional and residential interiors. More than 700 showrooms and exhibitors will be displaying their latest and best.

Special events for NeoCon include awards ceremonies like Contract Magazine‘s Best of NeoCon, and IIDA’s Cool Gala; special exhibits like Casual for Contract – Outdoor Furnishings; and parties in every showroom at the Merchandise Mart on Monday the 1oth, 5-7pm. There will also be seminars and keynote speakers such as Holly Hunt, president of Holly Hunt; and 2012 Interior Design Hall of Fame award recipient, Michael Vanderbyl.

After the jump are some new products that will be displayed at NeoCon.


Branch side chairs, JANUS et Cie.


Q-Bee Tables, Trendway


Pleat Dinner Chair, Nienkamper

Interior Design Magazine has created a look book in anticipation of the event that you can flip through here.



Industry event attendees last year included industry giants like Interior Design editor in chief Cindy Allen with Gary Lee, President of Gary Lee Partners and Holly Hunt of Holly Hunt.

You can get more information about NeoCon here.