Design Week Philippines

Design Week Philippines is the country’s premier platform for the biannual multi-faceted celebration of design, creativity, and the arts. Uniting design visionaries, creative warriors, makers, DIY hobbyists, artists and enthusiasts, its comprehensive itinerary proudly promotes first-rate design in the metro, fosters creativity and spur innovations.

For 2019, the theme is Kaleidoscope, with the tagline Seeing the World Differently through Design, which aims to highlight a network fostering convergence of design, art, business, creative, and tech industries, expanding an array of new possibilities to further enrich local economies and talents, promote culture and heritage, develop sustainable communities, and strengthen nation-building.
Design Talks 2019

Design Talks motivate professionals and aspirants from the sphere of business, design, art, and other professions that seek to improve their way of thinking and leadership towards a positive change. This talk fosters a dialogue that encourages idea exchange, co-creation of solutions, and community building focused on designing a better life.

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Celebrating design and creativity with an electrifying lineup of activities mounted in various creative hubs and spaces across the metro, Creative Environment bridges collaboration among partners who share a common goal of promoting awareness and appreciation on design, creativity, arts, culture and heritage conservation.

Design Tours

Promoting the country’s design and creative communities, Design Tours spotlights different arts & community spaces, museums, galleries, markets, as well as culture and heritage centered establishments that are collaboratively regenerated/developed/founded by individual practitioners from diverse backgrounds to make it a contemporary place for people.

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Sharpening the creative capability of Filipinos, Creative Workshops provide an interactive platform where participants get to make their hands and mind working through the given activities led by creative facilitators.

Calendar of Activities

26 April 2019

Robins Design Center, Pasig City

03:00 PM - 06:00 PM

Social Innovation through Design

Robins Design Center x Design Center of the Philippines
26 April 2019
Robins Design Center
Pasig City

Masterclass on Fusion 3D

Mechaniweb x Robins Design Center x Design Center of the Philippines
26 April 2019
Robins Design Center
Pasig City

28 April 2019

Plaza Moriones, Intramuros, Manila

Design Talks on Tabletop Design and Game Development Industry

Design Center of the Philippines x Intramuros Administration x Game Development Association of the Philippines
Teatro, Plaza Moriones
02:00 PM – 03:00 PM

28 April 2019

Plaza Moriones, Intramuros, Manila

Larong Pinoy

National Commission for Culture and the Arts
x Design Center of the Philippines
Plaza, Moriones
04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Baybayin Writing and Henna Tattoo Session

National Commission for Culture and the Arts
x Design Center of the Philippines
Plaza, Moriones
04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Face Painting Activity

National Commission for Culture and the Arts
x Design Center of the Philippines
Plaza, Moriones
04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Basic Silkscreen Printing

National Commission for Culture and the Arts
x Design Center of the Philippines
Plaza Moriones
04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Making Board Games

Makerspace Manila x Design Center of the Philippines
iMake History Fortress, Plaza Moriones
02:00 PM – 05:00 PM

Watercolor Painting Workshop

Life After Breakfast x Design Center of the Philippines
Plaza Moriones
04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Color Spinning Tops and Craft Sipa

Yana Ofrasio x Design Center of the Philippines
Plaza Moriones
04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Moss Art

Studio Habil x Design Center of the Philippines
Plaza Moriones
04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Plush Toy Making

Takaw Toys x Design Center of the Philippines
Plaza Moriones
04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Klaypel 3D Art making

Klaypel x Design Center of the Philippines
Plaza Moriones
04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Basic Wire Jewelry Making

Tesseract Manila x Design Center of the Philippines
Plaza Moriones
04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Crochet Workshop

Crochet Lovers in the Philippines x Design Center of the Philippines
Plaza Moriones
04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Air Dry Clay Making Workshop

Crafty Bunny x Design Center of the Philippines
Plaza, Moriones
04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Arts Workshops

Manila for Kids x Design Center of the Philippines
Plaza Moriones
04:00 PM – 06:00 PM

Partner Events

Tradeshows

Manila FAME

DTI – Center for International Trade Expositions and Missions
25 – 27 April 2019
World Trade Center
Pasay City

Competition

6th Filipino Footwear Design Competition 2019

Zapateria x Philippine Footwear Federation Inc. x Shoe Artisans Society
08 – 28 April 2019
Marikina City

Festivals

Fashion Revolution Week

Fashion Revolution Philippines
22 – 28 April 2019
Metro Manila and Davao City

Unstitch: Sustainability Fashion Fair

Global Shapers Davao Hub
27 – 28 April 2019
Philippine Women’s College
Davao City

Laro, Laro, Likha!

HUB: Make Lab 27 April 2019 HUB: Make Lab Escolta, Manila City

Talks

Creative Roundtable

Makespace Today 27 April 2019 Malingap Central Quezon City

The Animator’s Couch

Toon City Academy
23 April 2019
Toon City Academy
Mandaluyong City

Kaleidoscope Talks on Art Collection and Interior Design

Jas Ancheta Interiors
27 April 2019
Bar Pintxos Alabang
Muntinlupa City

Designing for Impact in Communities

Brand New Design Studio
27 April 2019
Common Ground, Rockwell Bldg.
Makati City

Workshops

Bamboo Workshop

MATIC Hub and HoliCOW
26 – 27 April 2019
Huertas de Lourdes
Cebu City

Design Thinking for Visual Communication

Creative Nation Academy
28 April 2019
Creative Nation Academy
Pasig City

Jumpstart Graphic Design For All

Creative Nation Academy
26 April 2019
Creative Nation Academy
Pasig City

Better Logos and Pricing Guide

Creative Nation Academy
28 April 2019
Creative Nation Academy
Pasig City

Building Efficient UI/UX and Prototyping with XD

Creative Nation Academy
24 & 27 April 2019
Creative Nation Academy
Pasig City

Simplified InDesign: Page Layout and Interactive Documents

Creative Nation Academy
28 April 2019
Creative Nation Academy
Pasig City

3D Product Imaging Using Dimension Workshop

Creative Nation Academy
23 – 28 April 2019
Creative Nation Academy
Pasig City

Basic Freestyle Footwear Design Sketching

Zapateria
28 April 2019
Zapateria Hub
Marikina City

Shoes & Bags: Design and Development Orientation with Basic Hands-On Pattern Making

Zapateria
28 April 2019
Zapateria Hub
Marikina City

Architectural Rendering and Visualization

Mechaniweb
27 – 29 April 2019
De La Salle Santiago Zobel School
Las Pinas City

Mechanical Product Rendering and Visualization

Mechaniweb
27 – 29 April 2019
De La Salle Santiago Zobel School
Las Pinas City

Exhibits

HATCH

DTI – Design Center of the Philippines 25 – 27 April 2019 World Trade Center Pasay City

100 Years Deutscher Werkbund: Architecture and Design from Germany Exhibit

Goethe-Institut Philippinen
22 – 28 April 2019
Metropolitan Museum
Manila City

Collections and Interior Design Exhibit

Jas Ancheta Interiors
28 April 2019
Manila Peninsula Hotel
Makati City

Networking

Maker Mixer

Makespace Today
24 April 2019
Malingap Central
Quezon City

Film Showing

Wim Wenders Retrospective: Film Showing

Goethe-Institut Philippinen 27 – 28 April 2019 Cinematheque Center Manila Manila City

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Contact Us

Design Center of the Philippines
G/F Philippine Trade Training Center Bldg.,
Sen. Gil J. Puyat Ave., cor. Roxas Blvd., Pasay City
Tel: 832 1112 to 19

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