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 1971 aims 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: Monday 3 October, 2016 10:00AM - Saturday 12 November, 2016 10:00PM
VENUE: 1971 - Design Space, The Flag Island, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates
This exhibition, will showcase the space’s collection since its inauguration in 2015, and will survey the variety of experiment-driven approaches and thinking processes by designers throughout the different exhibitions held since 2015.
The installation process, often private and precedent to the exhibition opening, will become a public event on its own to engage audiences with the process of building an exhibition.
WHEN: Saturday 22 October, 2016 10:00AM - Sunday 30 October, 2016 06:00PM
VENUE: Eindhoven – Dutch Design Week
Maraya Art Centre and 1971-Design Space, an initiative by Sharjah Investment and Development Authority (Shurooq), are proud to announce that, after being shown in Milan, Istanbul and Kuwait, Islamopolitan is making its way to Eindhoven as part of the Dutch Design Week. The exhibition will run from 22 – 30 October, 2016.
WHEN: Monday 24 October, 2016 10:00AM - Saturday 29 October, 2016 10:00PM
VENUE: Dubai Design Week, Dubai, United Arab Emirates
Takki W Hakki, also referred to as Swing n’ Tell is going to be showcased in The Rove Hotel, Dubai as part of 1971 – Design Space’s participation in Dubai Design Week 2016.