Our Heritage


Thirty is the magic number

Habitat celebrates its 30th birthday with a major exhibition at the Victoria & Albert Museum: Selling Lifestyle, 30 Years of Habitat.


Directed Development

Tom Dixon joins Habitat as Head of Design becoming Creative Director in 2001, a role he will hold until 2008.


Going clubbing

The Habitat Art Club comes to life, selling original paintings from young artists and limited-edition prints from established names including Tracey Emin and Gillian Wearing.


Cataloguing cool

Entitled 'People, Places, Culture, Style, Beauty, Ideas, HOMES, Things to Buy', Habitat's 1999 annual catalogue highlights a bold new look for the brand.


The way of Zen

1998 brings a strong Japanese influence in which 'layered living' is the chic, new style.


Legendary Talent

20th Century Legends - a collection of thirteen re-editions by legendary contemporary designers – makes its debut.