Ung8 – Young Swedish Design opened at the Greenhouse during Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair 2011; touring nationally and internationally afterwards.
ung8 was the eight installment of Ung Svensk Form, a juried award and exhibition in which approximately 300 individuals submitted work from which the final contributions were selected.
Designer Jens Fager and graphic designer Parasto Backman were in charge of the design of the exhibition itself.
ung8′s jury included Petra Lilja (Apokalyps Labotek), Bolle Tham, (Tham & Videgård arkitekter), Sofia Lagerqvist and Anna Lingren (Front), Jesper Waldersten, Fredrik Blank and Åsa Jungnelius.
Ung8 was organised by Form/Design Center and Svensk Form in association with Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair. Svensk Form and Stockholm Fuirniture will this year continue their collaboration as central partners for Ung Svensk Form.