Inspiring tomorrow

Outstanding designs, new shapes, rays of inspiration: Light + Building provides ideas and sets trends. In 2018, Frankfurt am Main will again be the meeting place for design experts from all over the world.

Architects, interior architects, lighting planners and designers – here you’ll find the inspiration you’re looking for. Passionate experts are reshaping the future of lighting and design.

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Design digitalised for tomorrow

Lighting and design are far more than just add-ons. The networking of technology, aesthetics and materials is becoming ever more tight-knit. These apparent contrasts are being unified and are giving rise to the next generation of solutions.

Come and be electrified. Light + Building is the world’s largest showroom for cutting-edge lighting technology. It offers the perfect platform for the designs of the future.

Fascinating diversity in the „City of Light“

Every two years, Light + Building displays pioneering developments in the areas of lighting, design and technology. Industry experts come here to discover innovations from numerous manufacturers from all over the world.

The product offering is becoming increasingly multi-faceted and attractive. Light + Building covers almost the entire lighting market and the designs on show here drive the industry forwards.

With decorative lighting for the home and contract sectors, styles that range from classic-traditional through to modern, as well as technical lamps and urban lighting – Light + Building clearly identifies the current trends in the lighting market.

One trade fair, countless opportunities

Ensure tomorrow’s success with the latest illumination designs showcased in the 150,000 m² lighting area. Discover inspirations and out-of-the-ordinary ideas in the world’s largest lighting showroom.

Offering a compact overview: Take part in guided tours led by architects, organisations and lighting planners and find out about the latest interior trends in the Light + Building Trend Forum.

Or, would you like to meet the designers of tomorrow? At the Young Design Area, young talents present new ideas from research and development as well as the trends of the future.

Everything you need to know for your visit.

Opening times
18 – 22 March 2018     9:00 – 18:00
23 March 2018             9:00 – 17:00

Admission prices
Day ticket:
Advance/online sales 17.00 Euro, box office 19.00 Euro
Season ticket:
Advance/online sales 35.00 Euro, box office 40.00 Euro
Day ticket (concessions):
Box office 11.00 Euro

Online tickets
Buy your admission tickets quickly and easily online at advance sale prices here.

Finding exhibitors
You can find all exhibitors here.

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