Month of Design Graz – Open Call to Participate
Deadline 4th February
The annual Month of Design Graz will this year take place from 29th April till the 28th of May and there is an open call for work from designers, creatives and companies in Dundee to submit proposals to feature at this year’s festival.
The UNESCO City of Design Graz team would like to integrate designers and creatives from Dundee into the programme and to build relationships between creative people working in other UNESCO Cities of Design.
The final selection is a curatorial decision which is made by the UNESCO City of Design Graz team.
Submissions are welcomed along the following themes:
Contemporary Interior Design
Core exhibition SELECTED 2017, duration 29th of April until 28th of May.
The exhibition presents international interior design trends, which this year will be shown in the Natural History Museum in the centre of Graz.
Various fields of design
Design in the City, duration 29th of April until 28th of May.
All over the city, shops and companies are hosting presentations or installations by various types of designers. The exhibition in a commercial area enables designers to connect with retailers and distributers, ideally resulting in an expanding market for the exhibited products.
Assembly Festival, duration 18th until 21th of May.
From exhibiting fashion and presentations in fashion shows to a Fashion Award – the programme of Assembly stretches all areas of fashion design. www.assembly-festival.at/en
Smart Design – Smart Production
This years’ programme focuses on Smart Design and deals with the current industrial revolution: the age of digital networking and its diverse tools of digital transformation. See: http://www.designmonat.at/design-thinking/?lang=en.
To be in with the opportunity of participating at this year’s Month of Design Graz, please send a maximum of 5 photos and a short description of your work (500 words) alongside your contact details to Andy Truscott at firstname.lastname@example.org