Days

DESIGN AUSTRIA

Highlights of contemporary Austrian Design

FISE Gallery presents the best of the Austrian object-culture. The exhibition offers objects of highly respected and internationally well-known artists and novelties of young designers. Art-friends will appreciate the Wiener –characteristics as well as the fresh introduction of brand new pieces. FISE-Gallery invites for Design Duel again in this year. Gallery Lounge will be open for designers to create their ideas on the base of given problems in limited time. The competiors work in teams by lot. Read More ›

Études for primary colours #RED – Élőkép Theatre

Programs by Museum of Applied Arts

With the help of the Élőkép Theatre our exhibition “In the Mood for Colours” now leaves the exhibition venue. During the performance female sculptures start moving, their connection to each other and their surroundings keep changing and gradually developing. This improvisation fills the special rooms of the Museum of Applied Arts with new impulses and visions.

  • Address: 1091 Budapest, Üllői St. 33-37.
  • Élőkép Theather: 1 October, 16:00-17:00
  • Place: Museum of Applied Arts
  • Other information: The program changed the entrance to the exhibition or event ticket HUF 1300 visitors.

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Transylvania by bike

Movie screening of Transsylvania in the Museum of Applied Arts

Another beautiful and novel road movie-documentary shot in Transylvania by the CMH team cycling from Madrid to Budapest. The movie, rich in unique experiences and accompanied by soundtrack by Andras Toth and narrative by Gyula Szersén has seen outstanding success at several festivals around the globe. The screening is followed by a free talk by the creators of the film. Read More ›

  • Address: 1091 Budapest, Üllői St. 33-37.
  • Film screening and discussion: 28 September, 17:00-19:00
  • Place: Museum of Applied Arts
  • Other informations: The program sparked entrance ticket to the exhibition can be visited.

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Behind the ColourMirror

Programs by Museum of Applied Arts

This interactive installation, made by the team TechLab Fellows of the Moholy-Nagy University of Art and Design Budapest, is a project accompanying our exhibition “In the Mood for Colours”. The mirror scans the clothing of the visitor standing in front of it and the programme finds an object in the exhibition matching this colour scheme. How did this installation come into being? What can it be used for? Among others, these questions will be discussed with the creators of this project.

Registration: info@imm.hu (max. 40 persons)

  • Address: 1091 Budapest, Üllői St. 33-37.
  • Interactive installation: 27 September, 17:30-19:00
  • Place: Museum of Applied Arts
  • Other informations: The program sparked entrance ticket to the exhibition can be visited.

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Open carpentery

Design Bus Tour

Curious about an upholsterer and a furniture artist producing design objects? Join this bus tour – and have a look behind the scenes. Antal Sprok is not a sculptor, not a carpenter, but both – a furniture artist. Stulwerk Kft. is characterised by design, quality, innovation and customer-oriented thinking. Two worlds, two stories to learn from! Registration is required at office@butorszovetseg.hu and +36 30 689 5206 (max. 30 persons). Details: butorszovetseg.hu

1st ArtHungry Award

Award ceremony

The first award ceremony of the one year old creative community site, ArtHungry.com, will take place on September 30th at the Hygge events centre in Bálna Budapest. The theme of the ArtHungry Award this year was graphics and design, for which applications were accepted in three categories between August 20th and September 20th. In choosing the award recipients, the organisers were supported by multi-award winning specialists and experienced industry journalists. The highlights from the night of the award ceremony will include a presentation of 3D printing by Varinex Zrt. and during the evening, Zoltán Heimann winemaker presents and opens his newest wine creation, SXRD.

Cellux Story Picnic

Cellux Group offers a colourful program on their all-day long picnic: check out their brand new children’s book illustration and enjoy the following kids workshop (10-13h), participate in the lecture and discussion about storytelling in design (14-15h) and finish the day with an interesting design workshop that uses folk tales as an inspiration (15-17h). 

Registration: celluxcsoport@gmail.com (max. 20 guests / program)

Pop-Up exhibition

Programs at the Museum of Applied Arts

In this programme, the Museum intends to re-interpret the connection between sight, the sense of touch, and personal visual culture through a pop-up exhibition (between 11-17 h). With LaLuz team visitors can make an excursion into painting with light, whereas in the movement performance by Élőkép Theatre female sculptures are endowed with life.

DekoRatio

POP-UP Installation & Portfolio Photoshoot

DekoRatio’s pop-up installation will function as an art gallery during Budapest Design Week. They will set up a „design forest”, from which – given you are lucky enough – you will be able to take home a unique picture. The photo studio of DekoRatio Branding & Design also offers 5 lucky applicants the possibility for a consultation about portfolio photography. Details at dekoratio.hu/brand/portfoliofotozas, registration: event@dekoratio.hu.

Plate Stories

Chef István Pesti is the main professional advisor at MOME’s Serving Design. At this event, István is presenting his new menu and its exciting displays based on the ‘anatomy’ keyword at Miele’s Active Kitchen. Dinner will be offered on provocative surfaces: organic glass, fine concrete, found objects…or even you.
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Wearable Technologies

Interactive Mini Expo

Digital object creation, manipulated materials, interactive graphics, audio and image processing. Memory brooch, illuminating reflex mirror, acoustic Budapest memorials. The exhibition presents the works of MOME Design and Art Department’s students inspired by individual and collective memories. Free event, registration: andrea@trafo.hu

Meter by meter

Blind Chic. Anniversary Exhibition

Catch up with the last 5 years of Blind Chic., who offer unique handmade cycling accessories, through this anniversary exhibition including an opening party, a pop-up store with discounts and “long time no see” models, and a pop-up sewing lab where you can leave your bag to be fixed for free and even have a look into the every days of the studio. Registration to POP-UP sewing lab: info.blindchic@gmail.com, max. 25 guests.