Designblok 2016 / Prague Design and Fashion Week
- 27. 10. 2016 – 31. 10. 2016
Designblok is a select international show of contemporary furniture, industrial design, interior accessories, lights, fashion, and jewellery. The last week of October will offer exhibitions, contractual and marketing presentations, direct sales, encounters with professionals, media, trends, visions, plus a lab of the future.
The Designblok also includes the FASHION STAGE, a Unique platform that presents the work of Czech and international fashion designers. Appart from the fashion shows, fashion designers will also have installations in Openstudio.
SUPERSTUDIO & OPENSTUDIO:
Výstaviště Prague Holešovice becomes Superstudio as well as Openstudio for Designblok 2015, the biggest exhibition of design and fashion in middle Europe. Industrial Palace in Exhibition area in Prague 7, Holešovice will be turned into an extraordinairy parade of well-known Czech and international brands and designers from 27 October to 31. October 2016.
Designblok Superstudio is located in the right wing of the Art Nouveau building of Industrial Palace. Glazed building with a steel frame designed by architect Frederick Münzberger becomes the main exhibition space where the visitors find the newest designs in furniture, accessories and lighting of various prestigious brands.
Openstudio is located in the left wing of the Industrial Palace and will parade formation area for more than a hundred designers, design studios from many European countries and prestigious media. In Openstudio there are presented primarily prototypes and products without any commercial manufacturer. The show is also attended by art schools, which present the best work of students.
Openstudio will also host the Diploma Selection exhibition, which includes the best works of European undergraduates.
Unique, original neo-Renaissance building Lapidary turns to Art House Designblok along with the Spirala Theatre, which for the third year will host projects on the border between art and design. Art House is annually the place that should not miss any art collector and extraordinary experiences. This year, it will introduce the installation of top Czech designers and international guests.
Designblok Entrance - valid for the entire week to all venues, fashion shows and accompanying programme
- Adults 350 CZK
- Students, ZTP, seniors 200 CZK
- Children 15 and under free
- Classes with pedagogical supervision 150 CZK
- 10am - 9pm
- Last visitors are allowed to the building 30 minutes before closing time the latest
- Barrier-free access in Průmyslový palác and Art House - Lapidarium