DESIGNART 2017 is a new international design event for Tokyo from Monday 16th October until Sunday 22ndOctober.
DESIGNART will take place all over Tokyo – in Shibuya, Hiroo, Daikanyama, Omotesando, Nakameguro and many more central locations. Over 70 exhibitions of design, art, fashion, technology and more from around the world will gather in Tokyo creating a creative hub for the week.
One of the main events of the week is the grand opening. On Monday 16th October there will be a specialDESIGNART x PechaKucha Night event held at Omotesando Hills. Presenters include Lady Gaga’s shoe designer – Noritaka Tatehana, digital designer for U2, Jamiroquai, OKGO – Moritz Waldemeyer and Swedish design and architecture superstars Claesson Koivisto Rune. Super Model Ai Tomonaga and Danish florist Nicolai Bergman will be opening the event. We are expecting a big crowd of over 500 people. The timings are as follows:
> Doors open at 16:30
> Opening ceremony from 17:00 to 17:20
> PechaKucha Presentations begin 17:30 sharp!
> After Party ‘session’ with DJ Quietstorm
The event is free and there is no need to register.