The ambitious fair, Berlin Qubique, inaugurated in October 2011 at the giant Tempelhof Airport in the city, billed itself as a “next generation trade show for furniture and design” but ran into financial difficulties at the beginning of 2012.
Mirko van den Winkel wrote a memorable review soon after visiting the first edition, which implicitly predicted far in advance the destiny the fair was runnig towards.
Download here the review on Qubique#1 with many considerations on fairs and events for design companies.