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Florence Design Week 2014

Florence Design Week 2014
Florence Design Week 2014 it has been modified: +2014 di jessica zannori

Florence Design Week 2014 22 April - May 1 ° BEYOND DESIGN

Preparations are underway for Florence Design Week 2014 Beyond Design, scheduled from April to 22 1 May 2014! Just Friday 28 February, in a meeting with other Design Weeks in Europe, the Festival will be presented at Design Connects to Munich Creative Business Week of Monaco of Bavaria.

In collaboration with the City of Florence, with the sponsorship of the Province of Florence and Tuscany Region, Florence Design Week, conceived and promoted by Immaginae Creative Communication becomes every year more a must for industry experts, teachers, tourists, citizens and professionals, Italian and foreign.

Increasingly, the various locations of the Italian Beauty Capital - Florence, which will host the event, in a network that bears witness to the fervor and the opening to the contemporary city. "Beyond design" is the theme of 2014, for a fifth year in Gold version! A look beyond the object itself, that product becomes relationship, in experience, in symbol and that will be delivered through multiple languages ​​from international artists and designers.

Impossible not to talk to the rest of the world this year, in this Festival that stands out for the refinement of the projects, the look international multidisciplinary, and the genuineness of the mission.

Respond to the momentum of Florence Design Week by the European Union, which launches contest "Become a Awakener" to spread the principles dell'upcycling and reuse of materials among young creative within the campaign Generation Awake EU Commission; to 10 finalists Bulgarian, French, Lithuanian and Italian, will be given the opportunity to exhibit their creations during the Festival.

Great national and international success again this year for the formats Young Big Ideas and D + Design for the social value at the Complex Walled that will accompany us to the discovery of a new way of "designing", with a reflection Beyond Design passing carefully Labaula4 from the Faculty of Architecture and Design Course 2 and the Laboratory of Staging and Interior Design Campus Calenzano.

Others focus on the interaction international, at limonaia Villa Strozzi, next to "Sino-Italian Design Exchange Centre" and then to Brazil with Beyond Brasil, a taste of new Brasilian Design, a selection of projects of emerging designers and brands in Brazil established.

Preparations are underway for Supercraft at Craft Show, shared project with Artex, Fablab Florence, Source, CNA Next.

Design that goes beyond the concept of time, to the great needs, and to rediscover the pleasure of reading; a look-philosophical project, presented at the National Central Library, dedicated to all those who seek meaning beyond the simple object.

Great attention once again to contemporary art with Art for Florence Design Week, at Palazzo Borghese and Grand Hotel Minerva, in collaboration with Florence and ArtExpertise Vivid Arts Network.

Guided tours with workshops on reservation at Palazzo Davanzati and Casa Martelli, for a flash back totally new between architecture, design and lifestyles, from '300 all'800.

Design, crafts, contemporary art, the international festival of Life Style, where targetted-perch, businees meetings and networking join the conviviality and the art of living.

There are many locations of the circuit off, as studios, galleries, shops participating in the project by presenting style events or launches new collections.

Exhibitions, meetings b2b, 360 ° design, crafts, contemporary art, lectures, aperidesign, education, performance, routes in the city, workshops, night life and business meetings: there is everything, for the Festival Beyond Design.

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