DESIGN TALENTS EUROPE
8 Countries, 22 Designers
We are happy to announce the new cooperation of EUNIC Berlin, EU National Institutes for Culture and Kunstgewerbemuseum der Staatlichen Museen zu Berlin with BERLIN DESIGN WEEK. Alexandra Klatt, CEO state of DESIGN curated the exhibition at Kulturforum/Kunstgewerbemuseum. Young product designers from Estonia, Italy, Luxembourg, Austria, Switzerland, Slovenia, the Czech Republic, and Great Britain will show their current work on the themes of social impact, green impact and sustainability.
Participants are: Rosana Arifin (SOOD Studio, SI), Žan Girandon, Pia Groleger and Luka Pleskovič (PJORKKALA, SI), Maruša Mazej & Brina Steblovnik (SI), Jakub Petr (CZ), Zuzana Ševčíková (CZ), Johan Pertl (CZ), Roxane Flick (LU), Lucie Majerus (LU), Sarah Meyers und Laura Fügmann (LU), Barbara Gollackner (AT), Julia Schwarz (AT), Klemens Schillinger (AT), Noëmi Burkhalter und Benjamin Schalk, Gabriel Köferli und Lars Zinniker (fagusnoir, CH), Noemi Soriano (Matalàs, CH), Stella Orlandino (IT), Matteo Silverio (IT), Hannah Segerkrantz (EE), Reet Aus (EE), Siim Karro (EE), Marie Vihmar (EE), Lola Lely (GB) and Junele Textiles (GB).
The exhibition will open on Sunday, 14 May, at 12 noon, with the designers in attendance. At 4pm we invite you to the Young Talents: New Sustainability event (Kulturforum hall), where participants will present the sustainability aspects of their work from production to functionality.
The exhibition was co-organised and supported by: Estonian Embassy in Berlin, Italian Cultural Institute in Berlin, Embassy of the Grand Duchy of Luxembourg in Berlin, Austrian Cultural Forum Berlin, Swiss Embassy in the Federal Republic of Germany, Slovenian Cultural Centre Berlin – SKICA, Czech Cultural Centre Berlin and British Council Berlin.