13 October - 12 December
Istanbul Design Biennial
About the Istanbul Design Biennial
With the aim of underlining the importance of design for production, economy, cultural interaction and quality of life, the first Istanbul Design Biennial will be realized in 2012 by Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts.
Istanbul Design Biennial will be open to all disciplines of the creative industries in major fields such as urban design, architecture, interior design, industrial design, graphic design, new media design and fashion design, as well as their subfields. Istanbul Design Biennial, curated by Emre Arolat
and Joseph Grima, aims to emphasise the importance of design thinking in business life and will include national and international design exhibitions, thematic presentations, workshops, seminars and other specific projects; where each biennial events will be shaped through a theme.