VINTAGE DESIGN IN ORIGINAL VERSION SINCE 1999
First historical market exclusively dedicated to design of the years '50 to 2 000, unique event in France of this scope, the Puces du design federates since 1999 with a certain success, strong values, a diversified public and a lot of media publications.
THE PUCES DU DESIGN VALUES
A PIONEER SPIRIT: The Puces du Design have been the first European fair dedicated exclusively to vintage design. Today, the Puces du Design continue to be renewed and do not hesitate to break the codes of the design markets and to open the boundaries between the different modes of expression of the sector. EXIGENCE AND EXPERTISE: Since 1999, Les Puces du Design have defended the original design and the know-how of designers through a subjective selection of rare and iconic objects. The upstream selection of exhibitors, all specialized and professionals, makes it a safe and ideal place to buy design pieces from all periods. A PEDAGOGICAL ROLE: Since their beginnings, the Puces du Design have contributed to the development of a profession of passion and have revealed to the general public a cultural heritage often not really accessible in France.
FOR EACH FAIR, SEVERAL EVENTS...
In addition to being an ideal place to discover and buy vintage and contemporary design, in all conviviality and with confidence, each edition of the Puces of Design, placed since November 2016 under the 5.5 commissariat, proposes an original programming that enriches the event with not common spaces:The street of designers-makers presents a selection of young neo-artisans both producers and self-publishers of their creations.The archives offer the public the possibility of opening drawers to discover and buy the sketches and prototypes of recognized designers.The Designerie, a concept of sale, invites major brands who collaborate with designers to destock one of their iconic model at a single price, in a spirit of great unpacking.The canteen, a dining place thought of as a village square and the nerve center of the fair, welcomes brands celebrating the meeting between design and conviviality.The Tribune, both a space for speaking and relaxation, will host lectures.La Maison des enfants, a space dedicated to the youngest, offers pieces at their own scale and activities that celebrate creativity from an early age.The garden, a relaxation area and a vegetal bracket with outdoor furniture design.