Tallinn Design Festival | 14 - 20 September

09.09.2020 |

Tallinn Design Festival will celebrate its 15th anniversary from 14 to 20 September. The main theme of this year's festival is "Design for Need". The festival organizers have created an impressive programme.

The XV Design Night Festival will be opened on 14 September with the exhibition of the works of nominees of product design award BRUNO 2020. During the opening event the visiters will be entertained with a fashion and dance performance.

The granting of the Estonian Design Awards will take place on 18 September together with the product design prize BRUNO of the Estonian Designers' Union as the most festive event of the Design Night. The Estonian Design Awards are organized by the Estonian Design Center together with EDL, ADC* Estonia, and the Estonian Service Industry Association. The best works in the categories of product design, graphic design, web design, service design, and young designer are selected.

The exhibition of design schools, which will take place this time in Põhjala factory, will once again compare local and foreign design colleges. In the exposition of EAA, visitors can see a larger cross-section of the works of the Department of Product Design as well as a fresh collection of limestone products.

The Design Night children's program focuses on creating free play situations. The children's program helps to create play opportunities with construction store materials, which allows children and also adults, especially designers, to see the potential of play in everyday tools.

More information about Tallinn Design Festival and the entire programme can be found on TDF's website and TDF's Facebook event.

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