dX 2023@Dutch Design Week : The ((Capsule)) Hong Kong Design Showcase
Presented by Hong Kong Design Centre (HKDC)’s dX Design Exchange (dX) programme and sponsored by Create Hong Kong (CreateHK) of the Government of Hong Kong Special Administrative Region (HKSAR), The ((Capsule)) Hong Kong showcases the inspiring development of contemporary circular design and sustainability projects in Hong Kong to the international audiences at Dutch Design Week, which will be held at Eindhoven, The Netherlands from 21 to 29 October 2023. Moreover, a post-trip event will be held in Hong Kong on 27 November 2023. Stay tuned for the details.
The ((Capsule)) Hong Kong Design Showcase VR tour is now online and ready for you to explore.
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Design Exchange between Hong Kong and the Netherlands
Some of the Hong Kong designers will also be presence in Dutch Design Week to interact and exchange ideas with the visitors. The ((Capsule)) Hong Kong is an excellent exchange opportunity between Hong Kong and Dutch designers, showcasing to the world the creativity and diversity of Hong Kong Design.
Highlight Design Exchange Activities
1. 21-29 October 2023
11:00 - 18:00
@Microlab Hall, Strijp-S area, Eindhoven
Designer-led guided tours are available daily at 11:30am. Welcome walk-in.
2. 25 October 2023
15:00 - 18:00
Guest speaker in 'Game Changers Asia - Circular Design' * (event by CreativeNL)
@De Effenaar, Dommelstraat 2, 5611 CK Eindhoven
HK speaker: Devana Ng, Co-Founder, Invisible Company
*online version will be livestream on bodw+
3. 26 October 2023
15:00 – 18:00
dX Design Dialogue + Networking Event
@Microlab - Playground room at ground floor, Kastanjelaan 400, 5616 LZ Eindhoven
Register on or before 25 October.
14 Best Design Practices of HK in Dutch Design Week
The ((Capsule)) showcases the actions of Hong Kong, China in circular design that reflects its unique cityscape, cultural and socio-economic developments such as double aging, the urge for inclusivity, and more.
The 14 design units participating in this overseas showcase are (in no particular order): B+G Design Co.; CoDesign Ltd.; Devana Ng, Invisible Company; Dr Rico Chan, Beyond Vision International (BVI) ; HKIA Biennale Foundation and its Hong Kong Bi-City Biennale of Urbanism\Architecture 2019 Chief Curator Roger Wu; Hong Kong Design Centre’s Design District Hong Kong Chief Curator & Project Director Sam Lam; Jacqueline Chak & Henry Hui, Editecture; Kadri Keung, Boundless; Kay Chan Wan Ki; Natalie Chow & Caroline Tronel, Kibo; Penter Yip, Fashionary; Queen Man & Milky Choi, Project Futurus; The Hong Kong Research Institute of Textiles and Apparel (HKRITA); and Tony Ip Green Architects.
About dX Design Exchange (dX)
Making its debut in 2018 with funding from Create Hong Kong, the dX Design Exchange (dX) programme reinforces HKDC’s mission of cultivating young local design talent, and prompting them to broaden their perspective and international networks through inspirational trips. The year marks the 5th edition of dX; previous exchange tours include Bangkok, Melbourne, Tokyo and California.