Beijing Design Week 2015
A unique city-wide series of initiatives celebrating creativity and innovation from the design field at large, Beijing Design Week (BJDW) is co-hosted by the Beijing Municipal Government, the Ministry of Culture, the Ministry of Education, the Ministry of Science and Technology, to nurture a culture of design in the Chinese context.
With seven key sections - Opening Ceremony, Design HOP, Guest City, Design Awards/Design Market/Design Talent, Smart City - BJDW features hundreds of international exhibitions, public events and trading platforms as the leading design event in the PRC. While offering an expansive overview of China's transforming design landscape, it serves as a laboratory for innovative perspectives that, from industry to academia, inspire and shape contemporary design discourse and practice.
GUEST CITY DUBAI
Dubai, a young city, seasoned with layers of fast-paced urban progression, is the focal point of this year’s BJDW Guest City Program, presented in partnership with Dubai Design Week, Dubai Design District, Dubai Culture and Arts Authority, Falcon and Associates, and art and design organisations Tashkeel, and 1971 – Design Space. The Guest City Dubai exhibition, located at Dashilar Alley, is presented as 3 subchapters that signify the main facets of Dubai and the United Arab Emirates’ identity - Nature States, Domesticity and Urban Metropolis.
From 23rd September to 7th October.
For further Information and regular updates about BJDW highlights and all programs please visit www.bjdw.org and follow #BJDW2015 on social media.