Events: October 2019

By Matt Balmer
October 1, 2019

1 – 4 October

The Decorative Antiques & Textiles Fair

This antiques fair caters specifically to the interior design buyer, with a wide range of decorative antiques and 20th century design on show.
Battersea Evolution, Battersea Park, London SW11 4NJ

2 – 6 October

Frieze London / Frieze Masters

Frieze London features international contemporary art by emerging and established artists, alongside a programme of newly commissioned artworks, films and talks. Frieze Masters includes more than 130 galleries from around the world, showcasing art from the ancient era and Old Masters to the late 20th century.
Regent’s Park, London NW1 4LL

6 – 9 October


Curated interiors trade show focusing on the luxury market is back in central London and happening at a new, later date.
Olympia London, Hammersmith Road, Kensington, London W14 8UX

9 – 13 October

Grand Designs Live

The popular design event’s northern edition, based on the Channel4 series presented by Kevin McCloud, unites six shows under one roof.
NEC, North Avenue, Marston Green, Birmingham B40 1NT

13 October

Midcentury East

Over 55 dealers in vintage interiors will be gathered under one brutalist roof at Haggerton School, London E2 between 10am and 4pm. The school was originally designed by Erno Goldfinger and the show is in association with Londonewcastle who are currently developing iconic Balfron Tower

19 – 23 October

High Point Market

The largest home furnishings industry trade show in the world sees around 2,000 exhibitors flock to North Carolina.
High Point, 164 S Main Street #700, High Point, North Carolina 27260, USA

24 October

SBID Meet the Buyer 2019

Annual SBID-organised networking event bringing together the most important designers, architects and specifiers in the international design industry to meet with manufacturers and suppliers of solutions. It includes a programme of talks and seminars.
Grosvenor House, 86 – 90 Park Lane, London W1K 7TN

25 October

SBID Awards 2019

The SBID International Design Awards recognise, reward and celebrate design excellence across a range of categories. Entries open in April, with the winners announced at this gala dinner.
Grosvenor House, 86 – 90 Park Lane, London W1K 7TN