Dubai Design Week: The region's largest creative festival is back this week

Let’s work together to build a sustainable future…

Dubai Design Week is back for its eighth season taking place at the cool Dubai Design District (d3).

The six-day event takes place until November 13 where visitors can check out a number of installations, exhibitions and experiential mediums. The theme of this year is ‘Design with Impact’ with a focus on designing a sustainable future.

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Visitors will be able to see a number of innovative designs from pop-ups to in-store and window displays to large-scale installations – all created using materials that will spark conversations about how design can have a positive impact on the environment. It can be spotted all throughout the bustling d3 area.

One of the headline events of Dubai Design Week is Downtown Design. Taking place until November 12, the event will see a number of design brands showcasing their unique creations and designs in a white tent right next to d3.

At The Forum of Downtown Design, a number of international and regional experts will come together to discuss and exchange ideas on all the latest trends and innovations.

dubai design district

At Design Market by FLTRD, visitors will be able to discover new brands spanning homeware to ready-to-wear throughout the exhibition. Over the weekend (November 12 and 13), the market will include the best in local artisanal products.

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The fun installations are numerous and dotted around d3 and in building 4, 5, 6 and 7. The installation’s theme spans fashion, design, environmental awareness, and more.

If you get hungry, you can tuck into some of the most popular eateries and coffee spots at d3.

dubai design district workshops

For a more hands-on experience, take part in the workshops that Dubai Design Week is offering up. Each activity is curated with people and the planet in mind. You will stand a chance to learn something new from professors from world-renowned institutions. Workshops are open to all visitors of all ages and levels.

Stay up to date with the latest information about this event on dubaidesignweek.ae

Images: Dubai Design Week