Festivals

THE BIENNIAL OF DESIGN - MAO

The Biennial of Design is organised by MAO, Slovenia’s national Museum of Architecture and Design. MAO preserves and archives works from prominent architects and designers of the 20th and 21st centuries, constituting a rich history of creative ideas, vision and production.

Istanbul Design Week

The major design event in the country, IDW hosts a well-prepared program every year in autumn.

Vienna Design Week

The VIENNA DESIGN WEEK is Austria’s biggest design festival and bridges the gap between the
specialist and the wider public. It is a showcase for national and international projects.

Skopje Design Week

The idea behind SDW is that Skopje within 6 days program unites on annual basis the world's most remarkable designers and innovators in one place and gives them chance to communicate with the broad audience, regional corporate sector and educational institutions.

Tirana Design Week

Tirana Design Weeks is the very first event entirely dedicated to design in Albania and is created with the aim of tackling the manifestations of creativity, with a specific focus on the contemporary context.

ONE DESIGN WEEK - Plovdiv

ONE DESIGN WEEK is an international festival for design and visual culture. It takes place every June. It features a professional forum with prominent speakers from all over the world, as well as an extensive program of open events aimed at the broader audience - exhibitions, workshops, discussions, talks, screenings, parties, book openings, events for children, etc.

D Day Festival

Since 2010, when it was first held in the abandoned industrial complex known as the old slaughterhouse (Stara klaonica), D–Day has grown into a design event bringing together the best young creative forces of Croatia and neighboring countries.

Mikser Festival

Mikser is a multidisciplinary and multicultural platform that aims to affirm the cultural industry of the Balkan region. Organization mikser gathers creative professionals from entire region and facilitates a dialogue between contemporary global trends and regional practice. Mikser nurtures young talents from various creative disciplines through its own, unique platform for interaction between designers, architects, artists, companies, independent organizations, public institutions, local community and media.