This autumn, the renowned Estonian design festival will be held again,
creating various meeting places for design lovers in different
culture-friendly locations around Tallinn.
The XI Tallinn Design
Night Festival is coming. The entire city will be involved; everyone
can participate as long as they have a spirit of experimentation and
curiosity. During the festival, you can visit high-level exhibitions
presenting design, showrooms, galleries, and exhibits by professionals
and design schools.
There will be an international seminar,
Redefining Design, with talks by innovative design experts who give new
meaning to the concept of design. The traditional programme of the
festival includes the PechaKucha night, auction, workshops for grown-ups
and kids, flash talks, film and fashion performances.
festival will culminate in the ceremony for the BRUNO design awards: the
gala for the Estonian Design Awards will be held on 16 September. You
can visit the nominee exhibition at the Viru Keskus shopping centre.
Foreign exhibitions will include exhibits from Austria, Portugal,
Finland, Korea, Poland, the Czech Republic, Slovakia and Hungary, and a
special focus on design in the Baltic Sea region.
foreign guests bring design news from elsewhere in the world, and
evaluate local design. Design excursions will be organised for the
guests, and social activities will also be taken care of.
annual design festival in Tallinn will concentrate its most important
events between 15 – 18 September. The main venues of the XI Tallinn
Design Night Festival are: Creative Hub (Kultuurikatel), Helios cinema
and Gallery of Architecture and Design. There will be satellite
locations all over the city. Lux Matrix light installations will be
featured throughout the city.