Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia – REKA Interiors Exhibition (RiX), one of the most anticipated interior design exhibitions in the region, is back in 2022. The 4th edition of RiX will take place from 27-30 October 2022 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre.
Jointly organised by the Malaysian Institute of Interior Designers (MIID) and C.I.S, RiX is a semi-trade exhibition for industry practitioners including interior designers, product designers, specifiers, trade and business professionals as well as homeowners.
RiX is an event under MIID’s REKA Design Week 2022 (RDW). The RDW is themed “Design Forward – moving past the pandemic and into the future”. And, apart from the curated RiX, RDW’s programme includes the REKA Conference that brings together five local and international interior designers and architects to share their creativity and experience. RDW is brought to you by MIID REKA, the commercial arm of MIID.
More than a mere trade exhibition; RiX has become a platform where audiences can connect with established and recognised interior designers and exhibitors. The event’s objectives are to provide a platform for the Malaysian Interior Design industry players to exhibit its products and services at the exhibition besides catering to the ever-increasing market’s need to be well-informed of the latest development in the industry. Additionally, the platform will build upon and strengthen the overall trade, practice and economy.
“RiX is curated by the industry’s leading designers from the Malaysian Institute of Interior Designers (MIID), and this represents the trade exhibition’s creative platform for the exploration of ideas to meet commercial and residential needs which represent creative and beautiful expressions of unparalleled design solutions. In all, MIID’s role and objectives from RiX platform for the industry, practitioners and the MIID concurrent events held alongside such as the REKA Conference, RiX Forums and other networking sessions will benefit fellow interior designers and industry practitioners,” said IDr Ooi Boon Seong, Organising Chairman of REKA Design Week 2022 (RDW) and Deputy President of MIID at the Official Opening Ceremony of RiX 2022.
In the same ceremony, Dato’ Vincent Lim – President of C.I.S said “RiX presents an opportunity for exchange and inspiration while showcasing new products and creations launched by various companies. Ultimately, RiX is a special showcase that enables the celebration of creativity, craftsmanship, design thinking and emerging talents. RiX is held concurrently with HOMEDEC – being the iconic home design and interior exhibition aimed at enriching homeowners home shopping experience to a richer level while benefitting those who appreciate design of which they can freely explore at RiX.”
Highlights at RiX 2022:
REKA Conference 2022 – ‘Resurgence’
This year, REKA Conference 2022 gathers a group of creative thinkers to share their thoughts, approaches, interventions and prepositions that has brought about positive change amidst the shifts, opportunities and possibilities.
REKA Conference 2022 will bring you dialogue sessions and presentations from illustrious designers from across the region. Among the concepts and ideas plus projects to be discussed include, projects completed and the flow of design thinking to come.
RiX Forum is the premier forum for industry professionals to address industry-related issues. This year’s forum will cover five topics spanning design matters.
The Young Designers’ Forum
This Forum, in collaboration with AYDA (also known as Asia Young Designers Awards), is aimed to foster the future generation of Architectural and Interior Design talents. The AYDA empower students of various design disciplines to cross-learn and network with key industry professionals and peers in the region.
Meet and connect with various industry players and join in the business networking sessions to foster and establish relationships and congregate together as a community.
Best of RiX
– Product category: Honouring the product’s design and efficiency, this award is a sign of recognition for industry specifiers and end users. The A team of industry-led judged will assess product nominations and awarded to winners during the exhibition.
Both RiX and HOMEDEC will give visitors access to both exhibitions simultaneously at the convention centre. HOMEDEC is Malaysia’ established exhibition for sourcing of ideas and inspiration for home renovation or refurbishment while learning about the latest trends and ideas. Altogether there are 6 halls to explore for both the exhibitions.
HOMEDEC is just in time for those looking to fresh-up their home for the holidays and year-end festivities to celebrate with friends and family in refreshed interior surroundings. Imagine the delight of showing off your top- of-range German brand oven or built-in specialty coffee machine, seamlessly designed and installed into your kitchen cabinetry designs, making it look like a showroom.
Whether if you have just received your house key or in the next two to three years, be rest assured that safety which is an important aspect for you and your family will also be covered. The "home-tech" zone will also bring you the latest in smart home appliances and devices. You can explore and learn more on how to “high-tech” the homes with the aid of technology.
Be mesmerised by the multitude of design ideas and products, and learn from the thousands of experts as well as design experts specialising in all kinds of home sizes ranging from bungalows to even a studio-size home. Indeed, renovation and refurbishments are made as easy as ABC when you are at HOMEDEC.
HOMEDEC will also include several contests whereby shoppers will have the opportunity to win exciting prizes in the form of cash, vouchers and even discounts on premium appliances.
CUCKOO International (MAL) Sdn Bhd is the Strategic Partner for HOMEDEC Kuala Lumpur. HOMEDEC and its concurrent companion exhibition RiX will take place from 27-30 October 2022 at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre. Registration is required and exhibition hours are from 10am – 8pm.
For more information and updates, log on to www.homedec.com.my or follow them on HOMEDEC Facebook Fanpage or visit RiX 2022 website, at www.rixmalaysia.com or RiX Facebook Fanpage at www.facebook.com/rix.malaysia to register for your visit.