Downtown Design 2022: France to present its latest vision of French luxury at the region’s major event of the industry


United Arab Emirates, 02 November 2022 – French decoration companies will be in Dubai from November 09 to 12, for Downtown Design 2022. Business France the national agency supporting the internationalization of the French economy will be hosting 13 exhibitors on its French pavilion. Industry professionals, local homeowners and design enthusiasts will be able to discover the know-how and the latest design trends of French companies.

As the region’s leading industrial design trade fair and a key feature of Dubai Design Week, Downtown Design is welcoming this year a French pavilion representing several sub-sectors of the decoration market, with companies standing out through stunning personalized design, and stylish furniture inspired by French flair.

The French pavilion: an embodiment of the Made in France label and an expert vision of contemporary luxury

Bringing together thought leaders and decision makers of the global design stage, this year’s visitors will be able to discover French companies excelling in various fields of activity such as furniture, luxury fittings, ironwork, glassware, marble work, kitchen and bathroom design, electrical equipment, luxury tapestry and artistic botanical creation.

While this edition is emphasizing quality, innovation, and knowledge sharing through the invitation of a pool of local architects, designers and home décor & design buyers, networking events and retail tours, this unique platform  will bring together artisan skills, contemporary creation and the very best of French makers and Savoir-Faire with the aim to extend French companies development in the Middle East.

Auldes Maiel, Trade Analyst Lifestyle sector at Business France Middle East, commented: “This year we have 13 select French companies highly qualified in their area of specialization that strive to provide tailored services and timeless creations in interior design, lighting, tables, accessories, and outdoor furniture to name a few. The French pavilion displays high-end decoration for more connected, meaningful, and emotional experiences, using natural and the finest materials while meeting sustainable development imperatives. France being home to the world’s leading and highly sought-after design community, our presence in Downtown Design is important to support the regional growing design scene to meet the highest standard of quality to further anchor Dubai as the design capital of the Middle East”