Over 50 designers to present works around this year’s theme of "CRAFT + INDUSTRY: MAN + MACHINE"

Building on the resounding success of its first edition, the Southeast Asian design talent showcase will be returning to EMERGE @ FIND from 21 to 23 September 2023, as a key event of Singapore Design Week. NPO Aoyama Design Forum (ADF) will again support Singapore Design Week (SDW) .


AIEVL Design Studio of Indonesia; and Lớp Lamps by Thomas Vincent

Presented by DesignSingapore Council (Dsg) and supported by FIND – Design Fair Asia, EMERGE @ FIND will gather more than 50 of the region’s most exciting designers who will present pieces specially created for this year’s edition across 800 sqm of exhibition space. Curator of the showcase, Suzy Annetta, expands on last year’s exploration of Materiality with this year’s theme, "CRAFT + INDUSTRY: MAN + MACHINE". The fresh works will exemplify the diverse spectrum of work produced across the region – from the handmade and crafted, to pure industrial and / or mass production.


wall mounted décor by Denny R Priyatna


Stamping Chairs by THINKK Studio of Thailand

Admission to EMERGE @ FIND is free with registration by 20 September 2023 on FIND – Design Fair Asia’s website. For onsite registration, an admission fee of S$39 will apply.

Diversity of Design Talent

Visitors can expect to see a mix of returning and new designers from six countries – Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines and Vietnam working across different materials and methods.

  • Tan Wei Siang: Singapore
  • Dads Wood: Philippines
  • Khoo V Ho: Philippines
  • Giselle: Philippines
  • Khoo (Dad's Wood): Malaysia
  • Hana Surya (Threadpewtic): Indonesia
  • Charnon : Indonesia
  • Nakhon San (Nakhon San Studio): Thailand
  • Chini Lichangco (Chini Studio): Philippines
  • Thanh Tam Nguyen Chan (Tam's Studio): Philippines

About Singapore Design Week

One of Asia’s premier design festivals, Singapore Design Week (SDW) celebrates Singapore’s distinctive brand of creativity, exploring design through three defining festival pillars: Design Futures, Design Marketplace and Design Impact.

About the DesignSingapore Council (Dsg)

The DesignSingapore Council’s (Dsg's) vision is for Singapore to be an innovation-driven economy and a loveable city by design. As the national agency that promotes design, our mission is to develop the design sector, help Singapore use design for innovation and growth, and make life better in this UNESCO Creative City of Design. Dsg is a subsidiary of the Singapore Economic Development Board.

About FIND – Design Fair Asia

FIND – Design Fair Asia, a joint venture between dmg events and Fiera Milano, is a combination of trade show and design fair, offering a carefully curated selection of furniture, interiors and design brands. As an anchor event of Singapore Design Week organised by DesignSingapore Council, FIND – Design Fair Asia acts as a stimulating marketplace connecting leading suppliers across furniture, lighting, décor, textiles, design technology, home K&B and surface materials with retail buyers, residential and commercial property developers, architects, hospitality professionals, interior designers, high-net-worth individuals and Asia-based FF&E contractors.

Overview of "EMERGE @ FIND"

Date21 - 23 September 2023
Time10.00am to 6.00pm
VenueMarina Bay Sands, Convention Centre Singapore Level 1, Hall A