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Designers in Residence – Open Call

The Designers in Residence Program Kortrijk is a 3-month full time working residency from September to December 2019.

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The Blue Square of the Eurometropolis Lille-Kortrijk-Tournai

This is call upon creative people to help making the Carré Bleu (Blue Square) – a 90 kilometre circuit within the park – more recognisable. 

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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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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.

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Call: Video for Kortrijk Creativity Week wanted

Kortrijk wants to showcase the CoDs of the UNESCO Creative Cities Network in its new public office with an interactive video wall. Participate.

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UCCN Annual Conference 2019

The next UCCN Annual Meeting will take place in Fabriano, Italy, on the theme of ‘The Ideal City’.

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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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Human City Design Award in 2019 Seoul Design Week

Seoul will give out the "Human City Design Award" that combines the concept of social design and global outlook of Asia as an organic entity.

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Save the date – Shenzhen Design Award for Young Talents (SDAY)

The Shenzhen Design Award for Young Talents is an international professional competition for young designers (under 35 years) who are from the 180 UNESCO Creative…

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Kaunas Architecture Festival (KAFe)

Kaunas Architecture Festival (KAFe) is an international project, taking place in Kaunas every 3 years. In 2019 the topic is "Landmark Architecture"?

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Helsinki Design Week 2019

Helsinki Design Week is a multidisciplinary design festival that presents design from a number of fields as well as fashion, architecture and urban culture. 

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#habitare2019

Habitare, the largest furniture, design and interior decoration event in Finland, will be held at Messukeskus in Helsinki, from 11 to 15 September 2019.

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Montréal International Design Show 2019

The International Design Show is a reference for all design lovers who wish to buy, or simply find inspiration! 

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TRANS-

TRANS- is an art project to be held in Kobe in the fall of 2019 featuring the two artists Gregor Schneider and Miwa Yanagi.

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Bandung Design Biennale 2019

Bandung holds its second Design Biennale in October 2019, with the theme "Lebaran Desain".

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Bilbao Seriesland

Bilbao Seriesland is the first International Digital Series Festival in the Basque Country.

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Save the date – Kortrijk Creativity Week

Kortrijk Creativity Week brings the next generation in creativity, design, innovation, music, art and business to Kortrijk Weide, Belgium.

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Maker Faire Bilbao

Maker Faire is a renowned fair for creators and inventors around the world, a showcase for inventions, creativity and ingenuity for all, along with celebrating…

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Wuhan Design Biennale

This Design Biennale is a platform for the world’s most prominent designers, as well as a window for showcasing how creative designs breathe new life…

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Fig Festival

The aim of the FIG festival is to connect over 50 national and international galleries who are involved with graphic, contemporary, and all time art.

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Selected

The aim of the festival is to provide an atmosphere in which attenders will be able to meet the latest tendencies in design and visual…

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CITIES & DESIGN 2019 CALL

The Bilbao Bizkaia Design Week calls for professionals and initiatives to create future scenarios offering an answer to the challenges facing our cities.

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Hollenegger Design Talks

Design is a key element in the development process of products; it has a sustainable impact on either success or failure. Design is not just…

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Istanbul Craft Week

Istanbul Craft Week will be held on 17-22 June 2019 within the scope of UNESCO Istanbul Design City project commitments.

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International Summer School “Future Retreat”

The Summer School is inviting young professionals and students to explore the historical significance and cultural identity.

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Designmonat Graz 2019 – Register now!

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

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Exhibition: World Wide Things Collection

The exhibition World Wide Things Collection displays about 120 products from seven UNESCO Cities of Designs: Detroit, Graz, Istanbul, Mexico City, Puebla, Saint-Etienne and Singapur.

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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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Istanbul Design Collection – Timelessness of Istanbul

The exhibition exhibits fashion, art, industrial design, graphic design and handicraft products from different times and different fields in Istanbul.

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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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Assembly

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

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European Capital of Culture Forum 2019

The European Capital of Culture Forum is an annual event initiated by the team of Kaunas – European Capital of Culture 2022.

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C2 Montréal

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

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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 2019

Bilbao Art District is an initiative promoted by Bilbao City Council, through Bilbao Ekintza. It supports the city's artistic and cultural network and fosters its…

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ICO-D SPECIAL MEETING

In 2019, the special meeting of the International Council for Design (ico-D) takes place in Graz.

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