Design & Crafts in Dialogue—conference



Date 25.10.2018., 9:30-17:30h
Venue Sprat, Cetinjska 15, Belgrade
Curated by Nova Iskra & Oaza
Produced by www.novaiskra.com

As part of the two-year international project MADE IN Crafts and Design Narratives, jointly with Nova Iskra we are announcing the kick-off confrence which will take place on October 25th in Belgrade, titled Design & Crafts in Dialogue. Detailed schedule and more info about the project can be viewed at the following link.

The project will explore relationships between contemporary design/art and traditional crafts, while the conference will feature talks and other activities by designers, scholars, entrepreneurs, artists and organizations from Sweden, UK, Austria, Croatia, Serbia, Germany and Slovenia. The project is co-funded by the Creative Europe program of the European Union.

The conference is aimed at designers, design students, researchers, curators, academics, entrepreneurs or design brand managers, small manufacturers and artisans alike. Anyone interested can attend, but application is mandatory via the online form, not later than by Tuesday, October 23rd at midnight. Delegates will be notified of their confirmed participation by the following morning, while the total capacity of the event is limited to 100 participants. Advantage will be given to those applicants whose professional or educational practice is closely related to the conference topics.