CALENDAR

International Symposium

The event features eight names from the European design scene. Mateusz Machalski (PL), Holly Pereira (SG/IE), Adam Štěch (CZ), Eli Gutiérrez (ES), Liza Enebis & Wanwai Shum (Studio DUMBAR/DEPT®, NL), Natasha Kamenska & Maria Gavryliuk (GUNIA Project, UA).

When

05.11.2022, Saturday, 11:00 am - 5:00 pm

Where

Venue, Hall 1, Toplocentrala, 5. Emil Berzinski Str., Sofia and online

ENTRY

Tickets: Epay Go

LOCAL BEAUTY

Review of Bulgarian Design 2022. Group Show.

The group show brings together some of the notable manifestations of the discipline through projects united by the topic LOCAL BEAUTY. In 2022 the show is curated by Marina Dragomirova, Studio Furthermore. Participants: Lyouba Assadourova, Neva Balnikova, Maria Jekova, Dani Yordanova, Nikoleta Nosovska, Milen Radev, Dimitar Stankov, Raya Stefanova, Yana Yunakova.

When

03 -13.11.2022, Mon-Sun: 3 pm - 7 pm

Where

КО-ОP, 17 Yanko Sakazov blvd., Sofia

Opening

03.11.2022, Thursday, 7 pm

Inclusive design: beyond making products beautiful. MELBA class with Ivelina Gadzheva, Know-How-Show-How

The class includes a combination of presentations, creative activities and discussions. Participants get a hands-on introduction to the specifics of inclusive design and the principles of how to do an initial accessibility assessment of an everyday product or service.

When

11.11.2022, Friday | 10:00-16:00
12.11.2022, Saturday | 10:00-13:00

Where

JAMBA, 50. Buntovnik Street, Sofia

PRICE

Regular: BGN 100 | Student price: BGN 80

A$AP SANS. Intro for typographers hosted by Mateusz Machalski

A 4-hour workshop in which Polish graphic designer Mateusz Machalski will present the basic principles of working on a geometric sans-serif (LATIN) typeface – its anatomy, rules of working with Bézier curves and his own solutions to improve work.

When

4.11.2022, Friday | 2 - 6 pm

Where

Polish Institute, 12. Veslets Str., Sofia

PRICE

Regular: BGN 60 | Student price: BGN 40

Could it be a bit more fancy? Discussion with Know-How-Show-How

In this discussion about the communication between everyone involved in the overall development of a creative product, you will hear different perspectives and share experiences in the search for an answer to the question: what does communication ethics mean in the practice of a graphic designer?

When

10.11.2022, Thursday| 6:30 PM - 8:30 PM

Where

Czech Centre, Hall, 100 Rakovski Str., Sofia

ENTRY

free

Show me your project Reviews of projects or portfolios in the field of graphic design.

Filip Boyadzhiev and Dima Stefanova from Know-How Show-How will be in person at Avrtikl ready to discuss projects or portfolios in a safe and friendly environment.

When

3.11.2022, Thursday | 3:00-7:00 PM

Where

Avrtikl Gallery, 20 Alexander Stamboliyski blvd.

ENTRY

BGN 50 | pre-registration is mandatory

Lords of the Four Elements

Diploma Project. ceramics by Spas Yordanov

For the first year, MELBA includes in its program the exhibition “Diploma Project”. After a careful selection for the first edition of the series, the eye turns to the promising young talent Spas Yordanov and his diploma project “Ceramic Lords of the Four Elements”.

When

08.11.2022, Tuesday | 6:00 PM

Where

UniCredit Studio Gallery, 7 Sveta Nedelya Sq., Sofia
Opening hours: Monday - Friday | 8:00 AM - 6:00 PM

ENTRY

free

TIME

Pop-up Exhibition MELBA X Fashion Days

Illustrations of 18 artists, shortlisted from a total of 204 participants in the competition for original artwork on a t-shirt with the theme TIME, held in the summer of 2022 on the initiative of MELBA and Fashion Days. T-shirts, illustrated by the winner of the competition, graphic designer Michaela Angelova will be sold on site.

When

Opening: 04.11.2022, Friday | 7:00 PM

Where

Espace PORT A, 5 Triaditsa Str., Sofia
Opening hours: Monday - Sunday | 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM

ENTRY

free

SMART HUNGARY

Innovation in industrial design through 24 examples

Through new and exportable products the exhibition SMART HUNGARY 2021-2022 presents Hungary as a country that provides relevant and competitive answers to the economic, environmental and societal challenges facing our world today.

When

Guided tour: 10.11.2022, Thursday, 4:00 pm
Opening hours: Monday - Friday | 9:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Where

Incubator, Sofia Tech Park, 111 Tsarigradsko Shose blvd.

ENTRY

free

Story (Příběh): an exhibition of students from the Ceramics and Porcelain Studio of UMPRUM in Prague

The exhibition by the students of the Ceramics and Porcelain Studio at UMPRUM presents works that respond to medieval artifacts, traditional ways of creating folk pottery, and the products of the first porcelain manufacturers, as well as technological phenomena and modern artists.

When

09.11.2022, Wednesday | 6:00 PM

Where

Gallery | Czech Centre, 100 Rakovski Str., Sofia
Opening hours: Monday - Friday | 1:00-6:00 PM

ENTRY

free