Deadline: 25 August 2012
Open to:Young Creatives/ craftsman, artists and designers up to 35 years old from Macedonia, Serbia, Croatia and Bosnia and Herzegovina
Venue: 05-09 September, Kursumli an, Skopje, Macedonia
The idea behind SDW is to create a memorable creative experience for all participants and visitors. SDW is a design oriented multidisciplinary platform that aims to affirm the cultural industry in the region and stimulate active role in creating better business, as well as social and political context for developing creative potential. Further, the platform Ministry of Pleasure which is consisted of Public Room, Zavar Design, Plakart and parK, undertakes activities during whole year to affirm the Macedonian design on global level.
The overall program of SDW is an ambitious mix of innovative disciplines, ranging from product design, fashion, jewelry, photography, film, music, gastronomy, theater, visual arts and business issues closely related to arts and culture. Eye-catching and affordable design, high aesthetics in various forms produced by young and prominent artists from all around the world is in focus each year.
As part of this year SDW, two workshops will take place in Kursumli an, in Skopje:
In lines with the strategy for development of the creative industries in Macedonia, Ministry of Culture of Macedonia is encouraging young designers, artisans, craftsman, artists and manufacturers up to 35 years of old who want to improve their position on the market and increase the amount of sales of products and services. Artisans from Croatia, Serbia and Bosnia and Herzegovina are also welcomed to apply. Serbo-croatian language knowledge is required.