• Thank you to all our 2018 exhibitors for a fantastic display of surface materials and lighting
  • With over 5,000 visitors, Surface Design Show 2018 was a huge success
  • 72% of visitors came from the A+D sector
  • 5% of visitors came from abroad
  • For information to exhibit in 2019, visit the 'contact us' page


“Surface Design Show continues to impress year-on year”

Surface Design Show provides an unrivalled opportunity for architects and designers to: 

  • Meet UK and international producers and suppliers of advanced materials.
  • Keep up with the latest trends in design and compare innovative and inspirational materials.
  • Source new and innovative products from over 175 suppliers.
  • Make new contacts and meet old ones - it’s the event for the A + D sector
  • Get updated on the latest lighting products and issues at Light School.
  • Be introduced to a variety of new designers and artisan products.
  • Enjoy a massive programme of events, including two evenings of headline acts.
  • Learn from industry professionals across three tailored stages.
  • Specify the latest in natural and decorative stone in the Stone Gallery.
  • View the world’s best surface design projects at the Surface Design Awards.

Who should attend?

Surface Design Show attracts visitors from the following categories:

  • Architects
  • Architectural Technologists
  • Building Contractors
  • Building Surveyors
  • Facilities/Premises Managers
  • Interior Architects
  • Interior Designers
  • Interior Fit-Out
  • Lighting Designers
  • Manufacturers
  • Property Developers
  • Quantity Surveyors
  • Retailers
  • Retail Designers 
  • Shop Fitters
  • Structural Engineers
  • Visual Merchandisers

Exhibitor List


Where & When

expo centre



Surface Design Show continues to impress year-on year, highlighting innovation, technological advancements and sound design knowledge in this field. The show is packed full of top notch suppliers to the industry as well as highlighting achievements and trends that will take us into the season ahead. We can’t wait for next year!

Jade Tilley, Interior Design Today Magazine


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