Weekly’s Festival center has been built to Keskuskatu

A festival center has been built to Keskuskatu: This own media of HDW’s, Weekly, will host this location with daily themes and changing programme.

You can meet the makers of Weekly and the finalists of Helsinki Design Awards. You can also buy tickets to PechaKucha Night and be the first to know of the best festival tips.

As well as the Helsinki Design Awards Exhibition, the centre includes a lunch pick-up point by chef Kozeen Shiwan. This is a part of the Design Delivered project. There will be lunch talks (12pm daily) and after work lectures (5pm daily). There will also be Weekly Tips and inspiring encounters, as ever.

All performances and presentations will be in English.

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Ohjelma / Programme

Torstai 6.9. / Thursday
17.30-19.30 Avajaiset & Design Delivered –projektin esittelyjuhla / Opening & party for Design Delivered: The first talk of the festival!
“Feeding Creativity – what inspires and nurtures your creativity”.
Aino Michelsen, product and furniture designer
Leena Kisonen, graphic artist
Eino Korkala, freelancing hermit focusing mainly on drawing letters
Kozeen Shiwan, Conceptual Chef & Creative
Martin Mohr, Head of Innovation, Kallan & Co.
Anni Korkman, Editor-in-Chief, Helsinki Design Weekly
Mika Matikainen, Co-founder, Design at Wolt

Perjantai 7.9. / Friday
12 Lounaskeskustelu: Design Delivered –projektin tekijät / Lunch Talk: The Makers of Design Delivered
17 Töiden jälkeen: Design Delivered –projektin tekijät / After work: Lunch Talk: The Makers of Design Delivered

Lauantai 8.9. / Saturday
Teema: Design Market! Tärpit Pohjoismaiden suurimpaan muotoilutapahtumaan. / Theme: Design Market. Tips to the biggest stock sale event in the Nordics.

Sunnuntai 9.9. / Sunday
Teema: Vinyl Market & Print Market & New Market / Theme: Vinyl Market & Print Market & New Market

Maanantai 10.9. / Monday
12 Lounaskeskustelu: Best of Open Call / Lunch Talk
17 Töiden jälkeen: HIAP Panel discussion / After Work: Designers Laura Spring and Elina Laitinen present and discuss their work done in the frame of the 2018 HIAP design residency program, in a panel discussion with Susanna Thiel (Design Museum), Juuso Tervo (Aalto University) and Martin Born (HIAP). Under the title “Arranging Practice: Proximity, Distance, Instance” this year’s HIAP design residency examines how mediated and immediate contact of designers with spaces, materials or cooperators impact the process of creation, the artifact produced and, in extension, the idea of what design, the designer, and the object (product) of design is today.

Tiistai 11.9. / Tuesday
Teema: PechaKucha Night! / Theme
12 Lounaskeskustelu: TBC / Lunch Talk: TBC
17 Töiden jälkeen: PechaKucha –lippuarvonta! / After work: Lottery for PechaKucha Night tickets!

Keskiviikko 12.9. / Wednesday
Teema: Helsinki Design Awards / Theme
12 Lounaskeskustelu: Tapaa HDA finalisteja! / Lunch Talk

Torstai 13.9. / Thursday
10-11 Nordic Match Panel Discussion
12 Lounaskeskustelu: HDW Architecture Day / Lunch Talk

Perjantai 14.9. / Friday

Saturday 15.9. / Saturday
Teema: Lasten Viikonloppu / Children’s Weekend

Sunnuntai 16.9. / Sunday
Teema: Helsinki Design Week 2018 loppuu, mitä seuraavaksi? / Theme: Helsinki Design Week 2018 ends, what happens next?