May Design Series - Lighting

MDS 2015

London ExCeL 
17 - 19 May 2015

The UK's definitive
international interiors event

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Lighting makes a room come to life and is the common denominator across all interior spaces. Lighting incoporating arc is brought to you in partnership with the industry leading publications mondo*arc and darc.

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A snapshot of 2014 exhibitors

Applelec | Astro Lighting | Castro Lighting | Dark | Ebb & Flow | iGuzzini | KKDC | Muunlight | Philips | Preciosa | Sharon Marston | Spanlite | Vivid Lighting | Wandsworth | Xicato

Interested in exhibiting?

For further information about exhibiting in the Lighting sector of the show please contact:

Fiona Littler, Field Sales Executive, on +44 (0)207 921 8498

Alternatively, click here, fill in your details and a member of our team will be in touch soon.

Who attends?

With 24% of the audience being interior designers, 8% architects and 6% property developers it is a place for the booming contract market to specify for projects within the public, hotel, retail residential, office and commercial sectors.

Some leading companies that attended last year with an interest in lighting include:

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"Our three days at May Design Series were time well spent and we have booked a stand twice the size next year as a result" Jonathan Roberts, Astro Lighting

What will you see?

Discover creative architectural and decorative lighting and control solutions for the following sectors:
- Retail and hospitality
- Office
- Residential

As well as this there is also a free-to-attend conference for designers and architects who work with light. The Designers With Light Forum offers a diverse range of presentations by reaching out to design profssionals outside the lighting industry as well as within. Presenters include lighting designers, architects, product designers, manufacturers and interior designers; a select band of professionals who have difference experiences working with light. 2014 speakers included...

Designers With Light

Stay tuned for announcements on the 2015 programme!

“There are many lighting conferences and exhibitions across the world. However the majority appear to be by the lighting industry for the lighting industry. The Designers with Light Forum and May Design Series will offer a more diverse range of exhibitors and presentations by reaching out to design professionals outside the lighting industry as well as within who’ve all had different experiences with light, perfectly summing up the philosophy of mondo*arc and darc magazines.” Paul James, Editor of mondo arc and darc magazines

2014 show partners:

  • A1 Lighting
  • A1 Retail
  • acid
  • Archilovers
  • Archiproducts
  • Architect's Choice
  • Architonic
  • bd
  • biid
  • bira
  • BITA
  • BKU
  • Blueprint
  • BMA
  • Boutique Hotelier
  • Bridge for Design
  • Building
  • Cabinet Maker
  • Cover
  • darc
  • DE
  • Decorum
  • Design Buy Build
  • design curial
  • DesignBoom
  • Designer Kitchen and Bathroom
  • Designers' Data
  • Ekbb
  • Elle Decoration
  • Eutopia Kitchen and Bathroom
  • FIRA
  • Furniture News
  • Hospitality Interiors
  • In Design Mag
  • Interior Design Today
  • Interiors Monthly
  • K & B Network
  • kbb daily
  • Kbsa
  • Kitchen and Bathroom News
  • Lighting
  • Livingetc
  • Mondo Arc
  • New Designers 2014
  • NTG
  • OfWeek
  • Refurb
  • SBID
  • The Art of Design
  • The Furnishing Report


Sun 17 May - 10.00 - 18.00
Mon 18 May - 10.00 - 20.00
Tue 19 May - 10.00 - 17.00

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