Past
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Past Events

 
Echo: Reconstructing Sculptures

Echo: Reconstructing Sculptures

WHEN: Thursday 14 December, 2017 10:00AM - Saturday 16 December, 2017 11:00PM

VENUE: Dubai Design District (D3), Dubai, United Arab Emirates

1971 – Design Space presents “Echo: Reconstructing Sculptures”; a project by Alanood Obaidly, Lina Ahmad and Patrick Lichty. The idea is to create one or more virtual sculptures to create a sculptural space in Augmented Reality using holograms for the Microso Hololens.

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PechaKucha Night SHJ Vol. 11

PechaKucha Night SHJ Vol. 11

WHEN: Saturday 28 October, 2017 20:20 - Saturday 28 October, 2017 10:30PM

VENUE: 1971-Design Space, The Flag Island, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

This coming PechaKucha Night Vol. 11 will coincide with the UAE’s 2017 Year of Giving which was declared to promote the culture of giving back to the community and enhance the spirit of volunteering and loyalty to one’s country.

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Open Call

Open Call

WHEN: Tuesday 26 September, 2017 11:00AM - Wednesday 11 October, 2017 11:00PM

VENUE: 1971 - Design Space, The Flag Island, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

The upcoming PechaKucha Night Vol. 11, hosted by 1971 – Design Space, will take place on Saturday 28 October, 2017, and we are looking for presenters who are specialists or involved with any giving initiatives to take part in the event.

PechaKucha Night SHJ Vol. 11 will coincide with the U.A.E.’s 2017 Year of Giving which was declared to promote the culture of giving back to the community and enhance the spirit of volunteering and loyalty to one’s country.

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PechaKucha Night SHJ Vol. 10

PechaKucha Night SHJ Vol. 10

WHEN: Tuesday 20 June, 2017 09:00PM - Tuesday 20 June, 2017 11:00PM

VENUE: 1971-Design Space, The Flag Island, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

This PechaKucha Night SHJ Vol. 10 will coincide with the venue’s past exhibition “Change, coordinates + someone else” and will offer presenters the ideal platform for knowledge sharing on the topic of design for change.

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Open Call for presenters specializing in Design

Open Call for presenters specializing in Design

WHEN: Sunday 4 June, 2017 11:00AM - Thursday 15 June, 2017 11:00PM

VENUE: 1971 - Design Space, The Flag Island, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

The upcoming PechaKucha Night Vol. 10 will take place on Tuesday, 20 June, 2017, and we are looking for presenters who are specialists in design to take part in the event.

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Durar

Durar

WHEN: Tuesday 16 May, 2017 10:00AM - Wednesday 17 May, 2017 05:00PM

VENUE: 1971 - Design Space, The Flag Island, Sharjah, United Arab Emirates

DURAR is a regional research and training program aims to foster innovation and creativity in cultural heritage, responding to local needs and realities.

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Fashion Design

Fashion Design

WHEN: Tuesday 16 May, 2017 01:00PM - Wednesday 17 May, 2017 05:00PM

Fashion Design Lab: Investigation in new headpieces inspired by local culture By Chubika Tuesday 16 May, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 05:00 p.m. | Wednesday 17 May, 2017 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.   In this two-day workshop, renowned fashion designer Chubika will carry out a research lab on new headpiece designs inspired by local culture and heritage. As a referent in innovation and local materials usage, attendees will combine innovation and tradition in fashion. Participants should end up the workshop having a mock-up headpiece design revised by the expert. Duration: 2 days – 10h total   To apply click here…

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Product Design

Product Design

WHEN: Tuesday 16 May, 2017 01:00PM - Wednesday 17 May, 2017 05:00PM

Contemporary Heritage: Transforming Culture and Heritage into Contemporary Product Design By Faty Ly & Dr. Asmer Abdullayeva Tuesday 16 May, 2017 1:00 p.m. – 05:00 p.m. | Wednesday 17 May, 2017 11:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.   In this two-day workshop, international experts Faty Ly and Dr. Asmer Abdullayeva will explore innovative ways to incorporate culture and heritage into your designs. Faty Ly will share her experience as the founder of Fatyly Brand for culinary and decorative designs inspired by her culture in Africa, and how to internationalize a local-inspired piece. Dr. Abdullayeva will discuss general tools for design creation…

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Rise - Dubai Creek Harbor

Rise - Dubai Creek Harbor

WHEN: Thursday 23 March, 2017 02:00PM - Saturday 25 March, 2017 11:30PM

VENUE: Dubai Creek Harbour, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

1971 – Design Store takes part at Rise the future of Design Festival at the Dubai Creek Harbor. We invite you to enjoy and acquire design products, imagined and produced by U.A.E. -based designers, ranging from quirky stationary, posters and more design products with a different feel at the festival and an astonishing view to Dubai.

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Rand Abdul Jabbar: LOOP

Rand Abdul Jabbar: LOOP

WHEN: Tuesday 14 March, 2017 03:00PM - Friday 31 March, 2017 09:00PM

VENUE: Design Days Dubai, Dubai, United Arab Emirates

LOOP draws from the logic of tensile structures to explore material juxtapositions, coupling a rigidly articulated frame with the ephemerality and fluidity of fabric to create form. The structural interplay with motion produces a playful seating object that invites interaction and engages users of all ages.

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