2 July 2015

SUPERYACHT DESIGN WEEK

A tour through design

The inaugural Artisans Unlocked tour at SuperyachtDESIGN Week provided guests an opportunity to hear the story behind each product.

Superyacht Design Week Videos

The SuperyachtDESIGN Week Experience: Mariella Mengozzi, Quintessence and Bas Mulder, Mulder Design

Rebecca Taylor interviews VIP guests at this year's SuperyachtDESIGN Week about their experiences, projects, time in the industry, and their impression of SuperyachtDESIGN Week....

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The SuperyachtDESIGN Week Experience: Jonathan Rhoades

Rebecca Taylor interviews VIP guests at this year's SuperyachtDESIGN Week about their experiences, projects, time in the industry, and their impression of SuperyachtDESIGN Week....

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The SuperyachtDESIGN Week Experience: Arturo Vittori

Rebecca Taylor interviews VIP guests at this year's SuperyachtDESIGN Week about their experiences, projects, time in the industry, and their impression of SuperyachtDESIGN Week....

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SYDW 2015 Day Three: Morning Highlights

Day three of SuperyachtDESIGN Week 2015 focussed on planetary protection. The morning brought with it a number of engaging and interactive sessions

SYWD 2015 Day Three: Afternoon Highlights

Rethinking superyachts in their entirety was on the agenda for the afternoon sessions, and to round it all off Aston Martin, Quintessence Yachts and Mulder Design presented their collaborative AM37 project

SYDW 2015 Day Two: Morning Highlights

Day Two of SYDW saw delegates return to the Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour in their droves for more keynote speeches and a focus on 'Living Architecture'

It’s the FINAL COUNTDOWN!

Aston Martin is rolling into SuperyachtDESIGN Week in style with an Aston Martin Vanquish Carbon on the driveway and the new AM37 Powerboat Project on tonight's keynote agenda

SYDW 2015 Day Two: Afternoon Highlights

The afternoon of day two saw designers go head to head in a draw off, encouragement and advice for the next generation of designers and one of the best keynotes SYDW has ever seen

SYDW 2015 Day One: Afternoon Highlights

Day one continued with more candid discussion from all corners of the industry. The role of crew within the design stages pervaded much of the discussion

A crew designer

Winner of a SuperyachtDESIGN Week ticket from ISS’s sailing regatta, Abigail Salsbury discusses the importance of crew in the design process.… More

The stage is set for SYDW

The third edition of SuperyachtDESIGN Week opens it doors tomorrow at Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour.… More

VriThink-ing superyacht design

Vripack will host the interactive VriThink! session looking at trends within the superyacht world at SYDW next week.… More

Workshops aplenty at SYDW

SuperyachtDESIGN Week will see 20 interactive workshops across three days. A vital part of the programme, explore what’s on offer next week.… More

Seven days, seven reasons to be at SYDW

With SuperyachtDESIGN Week just seven days away, here are seven reasons why this is a must-attend event.… More

Ready, set, draw!

Three designers, three themes, one hour: the Designer Draw Off at SuperyachtDESIGN Week.… More

“It is not about design or style. It is about creativity”

Johannes Torpe is challenging the status quo of design across the globe; SuperyachtDesign speaks to the creative director of Bang & Olufsen and founder of Johannes Torpe Studios.… More

Arup loves a challenge

Ahead of the company's appearance at SuperyachtDESIGN Week, Rebecca Taylor visited the London offices of Arup to meet with the team and learn more about its forward thinking projects and innovations.… More

Showcase Spotlight: Gosling Marine and TUUCI

Gosling Marine and TUUCI will take part in SYDW this month as Artisan & Innovator showcases.… More

Making SYDW legendary

SuperyachtDESIGN Week will host celebrated superyacht designers over the course of three days, providing an intimate arena to discuss their work and share their expertise.… More

A message in a crystal bottle…

In partnership with Crystal Caviar, the SuperyachtDESIGN Week team is sending out a very special invitation to VIP guests.… More

Full speed ahead for Aston Martin at SYDW

The closing keynote for SuperyachtDESIGN Week sees Aston Martin, Mulder Design and Quintessence Yachts discuss the first Aston Martin speedboat: AM37.… More

Apple home automation

Crestron is soon to launch its home automation application for the Apple Watch and it will be on view at SuperyachtDESIGN Week 2015… More

TEDxSYDW

This month’s SYDW will see three keynote speakers from the acclaimed global conference series TED take the stage.… More

An American Classic at SYDW

Famed American motorboat designer Hacker-Craft joins SuperyachtDESIGN Week as bronze sponsor.… More

An owner’s insight at SYDW

Day one’s closing session at SuperyachtDESIGN Week will see Bill Duker, build owner of S/Y Sybaris, together with Duker’s team at PH Design, discuss the highs and lows of the design process.… More

SYDW Speaker Spotlight: Svetlana Mojic

SuperyachtDesign speaks with Svetlana Mojic of Salt & Water design studio, an interactive workshop leader at SYDW next month.… More

Focus on 2015

Now in its third year, SYDW has a number of exciting new additions to the programme.… More

Showcase Spotlight: KORMARAN

In the second of our showcase spotlights, discover what SYDW guests will experience from KORMARAN’s Artisan & Innovator Showcase.… More

The SuperyachtDESIGN Week Soirées

SYDW is all about discussing, debating and innovating, but we also expect our guests to let their hair down over a glass of bubbles.… More

OceanLED light up SYDW

OceanLED who are renowned for their range of high-powered LED underwater lights will be bringing their knowledge and expertise to SYDW 2015.… More

Be top of the class at SYDW

With this year’s forward-thinking, future focussed programme, SuperyachtDESIGN Week is a must-attend for yacht design and naval architect students across Europe.… More

Blazing a trail for SYDW

This week, the Superyacht Events team ventured out on the SuperyachtDESIGN Week roadshow, check out what they got up to!… More

Flamingos hit the road

The Superyacht Events team is hitting the road over the next two days to meet members of the design community.… More

SYDW Speaker Spotlight: Richard James MacCowan

Director and Co-Founder of Biomimicry UK, Richard James MacCowan is leading a Technical Workshop at this year’s SYDW.… More

Take a look at our new brochure

Do you have 23 - 25 June in your diary? If you really need more persuasion to attend SuperyachtDESIGN Week, then look no further than our spanking new brochure, hot off the press...  … More

The big reveal!

SuperyachtDesign editor Andrew Johansson has revealed his 20 must-see items during SuperyachtDESIGN Week 2015!… More

SYDW Speaker Spotlight: David Nelson

Foster + Partners’ Senior Partner and Head of Design, David Nelson, will present the opening keynote session at this year’s SuperyachtDESIGN Week.… More

On the road again...

Following the hugely successful SuperyachtDESIGN Week roadshow in 2014, the Superyacht Events team will be touring the UK again this May to spread the SYDW message.… More

SYDW Speaker spotlight: Arturo Vittori

Famed Italian Designer and Architect Arturo Vittori will be giving a keynote speech at SuperyachtDESIGN Week. SuperyachtDesign speaks to him about his work, inspirations and his design challenges.… More

Best in show!

Prepare to be inspired! SuperyachtDESIGN Week in 2015 will host top design brands and innovative companies from across the globe.… More

The pick of the bunch!

SuperyachtDesign Editor, Andrew Johansson, toured the Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour to decide this year’s SuperyachtDESIGN Week Editor’s Picks.… More

This year's SYDW programme is (a)live!

The initial programme for SuperyachtDESIGN Week has been unveiled! Join us in June to explore the concept of ‘Living Architecture’.… More

Join the club! An offer designed just for you...

VIP guests of SYDW procure an exclusive 20% discount on membership to the Design Club, located within the Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour.… More

Delectable spots at SuperyachtDESIGN Week

2015 sees a mouth-watering range of lunch hotspots for guests over a three-day period.… More

Q22 out this week!

With a rich golden lattice cover image, the first issue of SuperyachtDesign 2015 arrives this week.… More

Globally renowned brands return to partner with SYDW 2015

The hugely successful event welcomes back Awlgrip as a gold partner and showroom partners J. Robert Scott and Tai Ping Carpets.… More

Phase II of the Linley for Summit collection

Summit has announced the second phase in its partnership with Linley, and welcomes additions to the Linley for Summit range.… More

Programme twists for SYDW 2015

SuperyachtDESIGN Week 2015 sees two new exciting additions to the programme.… More

Ideas galore at SuperyachtDESIGN Week Preview

Selected members of the design community gathered last night to celebrate the launch of the SuperyachtDESIGNERS portfolio and to discuss the upcoming SuperyachtDESIGN Week in June.… More

Top brands, artisans and showrooms partner with SYDW 2015

SuperyachtDESIGN Week 2015 (SYDW) provides a unique opportunity for brands to showcase themselves to the brightest minds in the industry.… More

SuperyachtDESIGN Week preview evening announced!

This exclusive evening is a unique opportunity to discuss SuperyachtDESIGN Week 2015 and the newly launched SuperyachtDESIGNERS portfolio.… More

The cost of crew in design

SuperyachtDESIGN Week 2014 saw designers gather to debate those crew-focused regulations they feel are barriers to design and discuss how to better take the role of crew into account when it comes to the cost and design of a… More

Showroom Partners Passport Winner!

At the end of a busy week filled with PR and news updates, following the unprecedented success of SuperyachtDESIGN Week, we are pleased to be able to announce the winner of the Showroom Partners Passport Competition!… More

Another successful year for SYD Week

Last week saw over 450 guests attend SuperyachtDESIGN Week over the course of the three-day event. From leaders in design and naval architecture to builders and suppliers, Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour was alive with debate, enga… More

Final day of SYD Week off to an inspiring start

The final day of SuperyachtDESIGN Week kicked off with a keynote presentation that carried through a theme of innovation into the afternoon, incorporating a Q&A with new names in the industry and breakout sessions that rai… More

SYD Week ends on a high

SYD Week comes to an end with an afternoon of interior finishes and materials, debate in the breakout session and a finale that included a keynote presentation by Jaguar's creative specialist.… More

Call for action at SYD Week day two

Day two of SuperyachtDESIGN Week is underway as the keynote addresses the importance of sharing information and technology with each other in the industry and the breakout sessions take into account the cost of crew in desig… More

Second day of SYD Week ends with momentum

The second day of SYD Week has come to a close with an afternoon of forward thinking. Speakers and delegates discuss the future for superyacht technology and how automotive design translates to the world of superyachts.… More

SYD Week kicks off with a vision for the future

The first morning of SYD Week tackled controversial issues such as ownership of design and took a closer look at how to bridge the gap between academia and the business sectors of the industry.… More

A colourful end to the first day of SYD Week

The afternoon of the event's first day took a colourful turn and saw attendees paint with gold, while others looked at how a yacht's resale value can limit the innovative use of colour in design.… More

Are you cool enough?

SuperyachtDESIGN Week sees the greatest tastemakers in the industry gathering together for an extraordinary three days packed full of workshops, presentations and keynote sessions.… More

Not to be missed at SYDWeek 2014

With SuperyachtDESIGN Week set to open its doors next week, SuperyachtNews.com highlights the unmissable sessions being held from 24-26 June at Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour.… More

Company Director at Zaha Hadid confirmed for SYDW

Patrik Schumacher, company director and senior designer at Zaha Hadid Architects will be delivering a closing keynote presentation on 24th June at SuperyachtDESIGN Week (24-26) next week.… More

11 Players...

We aren't talking football! We now have 11 Artisan Showcases joining us for SYDWeek 2014… More

Start your engines at SYDWeek

This year's SuperyachtDESIGN Week (24-26 June) will see a large presence from the luxury automotive sector including Porsche, McLaren and Jaguar.… More

The chief stewardess story

As SuperyachtDESIGN Week approaches, we take a closer look at why the event is a must for the industry’s chief stewardesses… More

Marine Light Corp shed some light on their presentation

Marine Light Corp will be exhibiting their lighting solutions throughout the week, but most importantly, make note of a presentation at their stand… More

Meet the designer

UK, London. In less than 20 days, the world's leading names in superyacht design, architecture and construction will descend on London for the second edition of SuperyachtDESIGN Week. The event creates the perfect opportunity to m… More

SYDW 2014 Session Highlight: The Newcomers

Sharing their own experience with branching out and starting their own boutique design firms, designers Fiona Diamond and Wayne Parker will host a breakout workshop on 26 June this year at SuperyachtDESIGN Week.… More

Glancy Fawcett sign up to SYD Week!

SuperyachtDESIGN Week is delighted to announce that Kevin Glancy and Jonathan Fawcett have signed up as Silver sponsors for this year’s superyacht design event. As an Artisan Showcase last year, directors Kevin and Jonathan … More

Fit for a King

Aiming to corner the market for 'billionaire boys toys' President and CEO of the Royal Falcon Fleet, Mr M A Zaman will be present for the duration of SuperyachtDESIGN Week this year and deliver a keynote presentation on 25 J… More

SYDW 2014 announce showroom partnerships

We are thrilled to announce the partnership of no less than six showrooms at the Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour during this year’s SuperyachtDESIGN Week… More

SYDW 2014 Session Spotlight: Trend Forecasting with Vripack

Members of the Vripack team will be running a breakout session on 25 June sharing their research with VriThink! and how trend walking can inspire innovation everywhere at this year's SuperyachtDESIGN Week.… More

SYDW 2014 Speaker Spotlight: Jaron Ginton

Full owner of Ginton Naval Architects since 2002, Jaron Ginton will be speaking at SuperyachtDESIGN Week on 25 June on creating a more integrated design space on board.… More

Keeping up with the upkeep

How often is the ease with which a crew can maintain a yacht's interior taken into consideration at the design stage? We hear from the managing director of Adriel Designs about how a holistic approach could ease a crewmember's dut… More

The #SYDWeek Roadshow in Pictures

Yesterday was the first day of the SuperyachtDESIGN Week Roadshow, which saw the team visiting some of the most influencial teams in the industry on the south coast of England. Along with hand delivering scrumptious cupcakes, we t… More

The SuperyachtDESIGN Week Roadshow

This week, Superyacht Events revealed the launch of the SuperyachtDESIGN Week Roadshow! Heading to the south coast on 14 May, London dates have now been announced…… More

A sneak peek of SYD Week...

With just over six weeks to go before the second annual SuperyachtDESIGN Week opens its doors from 24-26 June, a preview was held at Design Centre, Chelsea Harbour last night to highlight the fantastic opportunities that await.… More

SYDW 2014 Speaker Spotlight: Tim Gosling

After 18 years at Linley, Tim Gosling opened his eponymous named studio in 2005. Gosling will be joining breakout session, 'Furnishing for the Future' on 26 June at SuperyachtDESIGN Week.… More

AIM-in for Bronze

SYDW 2014 is pleased to announce that AIM Yacht Interiors will be joining the Bronze Sponsorship line up for 2014.… More

SYDW 2014 : Video Spotlight

SuperyachtDesign Week 2013 gave its audience a glimpse of future designs, trends to watch, and also delved into the concept of patenting amongst other topics.… More

SYDW 2014 Speaker Spotlight: Martin Francis

Legendary designer, Martin Francis will be joining the aptly named Q&A Designer Question time: The Legends on 25 June at SuperyachtDESIGN Week in London, running from 24-26 June.… More

SYDW 2014 Speaker Spotlight: Tanno Weeda

Senior Designer at Feadship, Tanno Weeda will be joining a breakout discussion on the cost of crew in design.… More

A question of crew

The effects of crew involvement in the build and design of a superyacht can be monumental and felt from the bow to the stern of the boat, making the crew’s on board role easier and more efficient.… More

VBH's cinematic experience

Van Berge Henegouwen (VBH) has announced its collaboration with Auro Technologies and California Audio Technology (CAT) to deliver new developments in its on-board cinema systems.… More

A design event tailored to you

Everyone is getting busier by the day, but it's madness if you and your colleagues can't spend just one day at this year's incredible three day SuperyachtDESIGN Week event.… More

Shipyards commit to SYDWeek 2014

Oceanco and Azimut Benetti join Blohm+Voss and Gulf Craft in signing up for SuperyachtDESIGN Week, an event that proved to be a "fruitful opportunity" for manager Michela Bellini in 2013.… More

Session Spotlight: Creating the Future

With a host of breakout sessions, discussions and networking opportunities in store at SuperyachtDESIGN Week 2014, we find out more about what will be taking place during breakout option three on the first day… More

Show and Tell

In addition to keynote speeches and networking opportunities, showrooms at DCCH will be an integral part of your visit at this year's SuperyachtDESIGN Week.… More

O'Callaghan, Francis and Hoekstra speaking at SYDW 2014!

Leading design figureheads including James O'Callaghan, Martin Francis and Marnix Hoekstra have confirmed they will be taking the panel by storm at SYDW 2014.… More

Marine Light Corp new Artisan Showcase for SYD Week 2014

Marine Light Corp confirms it will be attending SYD Week 2014 as an Artisan Showcase.… More

Clyde & Co sign up as Silver sponsors for SYD Week 2014

The team behind SYD Week 2014 are delighted to announce that the renowned Clyde & Co have signed up as Silver sponsors.… More

Cooler decks

THE NETHERLANDS, Hendrik-Ido-Ambacht. Esthec has added three new colours to its range of Esthec Lined Sheets. All three contain the same characteristics as the others in its range, but these have been specifically developed to be … More

Breakout sessions announced for SYD Week 2014

There will be an impressive selection of breakout workshops to attend at the forthcoming SYD Week 2014, being held in London from 24-26 June this year.… More

Q18 out this week!

UK, London. SuperyachtDesign Q18 is the first issue of 2014 and our spring edition of the magazine, delivering the latest and greatest ideas and concepts from studios across the globe.… More

SYD Week 2014 welcomes in two further Innovator Showcases

Two further SYD Week 2014 innovator showcases confirmed, Crystal Caviar and Hypnos Beds.… More

Party Sponsor and Artisan and Innovator Showcase confirmed

Marina Mill have confirmed that they will be the exclusive sponsors for the SYD Week VIP party 2014 and David Harber will be an Artisan and Innovator at the event… More

Gosling & Van Berge Henegouwen sign up for SYD WEEK 2014

Gosling and VBH's design label LuxperienceLab have announced that they will be attending SuperyachtDESIGN Week 2014, as Artisan and Innovator Showcases.… More

Oldenburger return to SYD Week as an Artisan & Innovator showcase

UK, London. Oldenburger are excited to announce that it will be attending SuperyachtDESIGN Week 2014 as an Artisan and Innovator showcase. … More

1066 Pianos announced as SYD Week 2014 Artisan

UK, London. Following last year’s success at SuperyachtDESIGN Week, 1066 Pianos will be returning as an Artisan and Innovator Showcase for a second year.… More

SYD Week 2014 bronze sponsors announced

UK, London. Decored and Heirlooms are thrilled to announce that they will be supporting SYD Week 2014 as bronze sponsors of the event.… More

Fendi Casa presents new collections

FRANCE, Paris. Maison et Objet 2014 was a hub of activity with a number of new faces and returning exhibitors. SuperyachtDesign attended the famous trade fair to see what the world’s top design houses had to present.… More

Awlgrip & Blohm+Voss confirmed as headline sponsors of SYD Week 2014!

We are thrilled to announce these two prestigious companies have confirmed as gold sponsors of SYD Week 2014.… More

SYD Week 2014 early bird offer

Until 20 February, we are offering our VIP event passes for just £200. Register from Monday 20 January using offer code MAGENTA… More

Mood Board: Lady Roxana

On a recent trip to Venice, SYD was lucky enough to get a peek at Rubelli’s 2014 textile collection. This week it was officially revealed to the world outside its Palazzo Corner Spinelli head office. Mood Board explores the … More

A meeting of the minds

A select group of the industry's top designers convened in London today to discuss the elements driving innovation in anticipation of the next SuperyachtDESIGN Week, being held in London from 24-26 June.… More

Williams unveils its pink tender

UK, London. Williams Performance Tenders unveiled a special version of its Turbojet 325 at this year’s London Boat Show. The team at Williams is hopeful that its bespoke pink boat will raise significantly for Breast Cancer C… More

Associate your brand with SuperyachtDESIGN Week 2014!

Read on for more information about sponsorship and showcase opportunities at this illuminating design event.… More

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Products

Turning on the style

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Concepts

Pøre

Designed for a Swedish owner and his family, Pøre is a 95m motoryacht concept influenced by Scandinavian design. Ronno Sc… More

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The ultimate studio guide, this portfolio presents key projects, ideas and the personalities behind leading superyacht design studios.

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