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Shenzhen Global Design Award (SDA) calls for entries

The Shenzhen Global Design Award is calling for entries and it has expanded to 5 design categories: Industrial & Product / Communication / Architecture / Interior / Fashion.

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Detroit City of Design Competition

Design Core Detroit is pleased to announce the first edition of the Detroit City of Design Competition, an international multidisciplinary competition for designers.

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Call for Projects – Graz Year of Culture 2020

The city of Graz invites actors and stakeholders, as well as institutions of art and science of all sectors to submit projects for Graz Kulturjahr 2020.

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Call for exhibitions Design Week Kortrijk 2019

Kortrijk UNESCO creative region invites international exhibitions and installations to submit a proposal to showcase at ‘Design Week Kortrijk’ 2019. Deadline: March 2019.

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Call for Proposal – Intercommunale Leiedal

Participate in this call of South-West-Flanders and create something that allows both residents and visitors to discover the region through a new lens by artistic interventions.

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Statement on New Zealand terror attacks

The members UCCN stand in solidarity with the people of New Zealand and our colleagues in UNESCO Cities of Auckland (Music) and Dunedin (Literature).

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Melbourne Design Week – Geelong Program

In 2019, Geelong joins Melbourne Design Week with a curated series of regional events under the theme “Design Experiments“.

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Diagonale’19 – Festival of Austrian Film

The Diagonale is conceived as a forum for the presentation and discussion of Austrian cinematic production.

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11th Bienniale Internationale Design Saint-Étienne

For the Biennale Internationale Design 2019 Saint-Etienne will embrace the challenge of “Designing common Ground”, as proposed by Lisa White.

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Save the Date – Shenzhen Design Week

In 2019, Shenzhen Design Week (SZDW) highlights the connection and influence between design and industry, design and the society.

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Pivot Summit | Technology (f)or Humanity?

Pivot Summit inspires and motivates its audience of digital and creative people and equips them with ideas to generate economic and social benefits.

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Designmonat Graz 2019

Design Month Graz will bring the performance spectrum of the design scene to the fore for a month, promoting regional, national and international networking.

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TIME-LESS-NESS OF IS-TAN-BUL

Various objects from the fields of fashion, craft, graphic, architectural and industrial design will be presented in the exhibition “TIME-LESS-NESS OF IS-TAN-BUL” in Graz.

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TECHNARTE

The conference TECHNARTE is a forum of knowledge and diffusion of art, science and technology; it is a union between art and technology.

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Bilbao Art District

Bilbao Art District is a public-private initiative with the objective of promoting the activity carried out from the city’s artistic and cultural fabric.

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C2 Montréal

C2 Montréal unites global trailblazers, business innovators, entrepreneurial icons, social game changers and a host of other engaging thought provocateurs at the top of their creative game.

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Assembly

ASSEMBLY, a 2-day journey into the world of Design, Fashion, Shows, Accessoiries and Art.

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Arteshop Bilbao

ARTESHOP BILBAO takes advantage of the synergy between commercial and artistic activity, fostering creative capacity in the shops, creating an unusual space for artistic expression and improving the shopping experience.

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Bilbao International Art & Fashion

BIAAF is a platform devoted to the launch of young promising fashion designers from all over the world provided they are talented, innovative and radically creative.

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Fifteen Seconds Festival 2019

Designed for those who never stop learning. In 2019, the Fifteen Seconds Festival is extended by the new areas of science, mobility, and technology.

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12th Kaunas Biennial “AFTER LEAVING | BEFORE ARRIVING”

For its 12th edition, the Kaunas Biennial explores the journey as a metaphor for the burgeoning cultural identity of a city with a complex past.

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International Day of Happiness

On the 20th of March 2018, Kaunas2022 initiated the celebration of the International Day of Happiness in Kaunas.

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Singapore Design Week 2019

A premier design festival in Asia – Singapore’s 6th annual design week – Features both local and international design activities – Champions design thought leadership

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Istanbul Design Summit

The summit aims to announce the mission of the City of Design Istanbul, which has a rich design concept in the architectural texture, landscape areas, urbanism concept, craft and art field.

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Avalon 2019 – the Australian International Aerospace and Defence Exposition

AVALON – the Australian International Airshow and Aerospace & Defence Exposition staged again at Avalon Airport, Geelong, Victoria.

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Masters – Art of the Precious Metal Object

The exhibition MASTERS shows exceptional works and authentic practice from 11 masters of contemporary Australian goldsmithing, silversmithing and enamelling.

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MEM Festival

MEM is an experimental arts International festival that focuses on music, arts, dance and other artistic expressions, that held in Bilbao from 2002.

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Ruopu CITY1000 Creative Projects

The Ruopu CITY1000 Creative Projects are on-going programs run by the non-profit organization Ruopu Art Space; it is a public art initiative of social and humanistic concern.

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NEXT Festival

NEXT is an annual international art festival in the Eurometropole Lille-Kortrijk-Tournai and in Valenciennes.

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The Last Master of Joseon

The exhibition “Last Master of Joseon” features over 60 works by Jang Seung Eop, a master artist of the Joseon Dynasty, owned by the Gansong Art Museum.

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AzPlay Bilbao

Azkuna Zentroa will host in November 2018 the ninth edition of AzPlay, the International Festival of Independent Games, to present and promote independent video game productions whose differential values are originality, innovation, and the values related to Azkuna Zentroa.

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Singapore Pavilion at La Biennale di Venezia

“No More Free Space?” has opened to the public at the 16th International Architectural Exhibition

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Bilbao Bizkaia D Week 2018

Bilbao Bizkaia Design Week is an event focused on the promotion of creative industries, (architecture, crafts, audiovisual, communication, digital contents, design, interior design, fashion and video games).

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Design Week Turkey 2018

Design Week Turkey is an essential platform to raise awareness of the power of design and to create a design culture. It takes place at Istanbul Haliç Congress Center.

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Fig Festival

The seventh edition of the FIG festival will take place in Bilbao. The aim of this International print & art work´s on paper festival is to connect over 50 national and international galleries who are involved with graphic, contemporary, and all time art.

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The Helsinki 5G base station design contest

This design contest seeks unique and easily scalable model for base stations which are to be utilized in Helsinki City environment.

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