The Flag Island
Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
1971 is a multi-functional design space dedicated to exhibition, display and discussion on all forms of contemporary design ranging from graphic, furniture to interior as well as interactive design and new technologies. Through a mixture of curated exhibitions and public programmes 1971aims to become a regional and international design hub in the UAE working in close proximity with local designers, architects, schools and universities. 1971 will also serve as an informal meeting point and includes a fully serviced cafe for the enjoyment of the public.
WHEN: Thursday 3 March, 2016 10:00AM - Saturday 2 July, 2016 10:00PM
VENUE: 1971 - Design Space, The Flag Island, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
A select group of makers have collaborated to unearth and experiment with elements of heritage from the Arabian Peninsula, working through their contemporary design practices across the fields of architecture, product and graphic design.
WHEN: Tuesday 10 May, 2016 10:00AM - Sunday 5 June, 2016 10:00PM
VENUE: 1971-Design Space, The Flag Island, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
With so many channels, available and accessible, how can people use their capacities to transform aspects of X’s life? Design House ’16 aims to bring together people who work in disparate mediums to make work that ease the necessities of X.