18-22 September 2020 A year of cancelled and postponed events hasn’t stopped materia independent design festival returning both online and to southern italy to celebrate the work of young italian designers. Now in the fifth edition, the name of this year’s proceedings – ‘materia sospesa’ – places an emphasis on this uncertain period of time and the ‘suspended’ or ‘interrupted’ nature of 2020.
01-08 November 2020 Brazil is definitively inserted on the top international Design Festivals´ circuit, with the success of the largest Latin American event: DW! Sao Paulo Design Weekend. DW! is a creation of Lauro Andrade – CEO of SUMMIT PROMO – and joins annually, at Sao Paulo´s city, more than 120 independent and simultaneous events, organized by companies, professionals, educational institutions and NGOs. DW!´s first edition was held in 2012 , and since then has been growing and maturating year after year, reaching international quality levels. Public and private activities at DW! are promoted in strategic points of the city such as Museums, Galleries, Studios, Stores, Shopping Centers, Parks, Public Squares, Universities, Colleges and others. designweekend
30 Januray -7 February 2021 Bangkok Design Festival took place for the first time in 2007 with the spirit of the people in the design community, from architects, designers, entrepreneurs to governmental organizations. They were the force that initiated all kinds of creative activity; fairs, seminars, exhibitions, lectures, screening and many more. bangkokdesignfestival
22nd-28th March 2020 WELCOME TO THE WORLD’S MOST NORTHERN DESIGN WEEK IN ROVANIEMI, LAPLAND. The week brings together professionals in the field of design to discuss possibilities and future of Arctic Design together with businesses and citizens. ADW presents design talks and workshops, design exhibitions, pop-up design shops and restaurants, an arctic fashion show and a number of other events. The week creates food for thought and soul. The Arctic Design Week is organised by the City of Rovaniemi and Rovaniemi Regional Development Agency, The University of Lapland Faculty of Art and Design in co-operation with Science centre Pilke, Arktikum, Korundi and various business partners. arcticdesignweek.fi