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Exhibitions

OH … DESIGN

The Designers Society of Slovenia is presenting a segment from the exhibition (Cankar Cultural Centre 2018) which provides an insight into the current state of design. Thoughts and stories which are nowadays experienced by both – individuals as well

SHAPES IN LEATHER

Leather Bags come in different shapes: square, round, oval, pointed, thin, large, small, voluminous … And they have different features such as softness, firmness, smoothness, shine and matte, roughness, smell, colour ... All these properties have bee

VISUAL STORIES

Oloop creative group The textile art-work exhibition represents a dialogue between two groups of creative individuals (between immigrants and textile design students), two textile techniques (embroidery and weaving), and two cities (Maribor and Ljubl

THE BIG SEE EXHIBITION

The Big SEE exhibition taking place at the national pavilions is to display the awarded Southeast European projects in the areas of architecture, interior design, product and fashion design, innovative wood technology and creative tourism. The exhibi

UrbanBEE

Aiming to increase urban beekeeping and raise public awareness of the importance of bees for human survival, the UrbanBEE exhibition is to feature innovative urban beehives, packaging for urban honey, a gift from Ljubljana and Slovenia, and some new

IS CORAL REALLY A COLOUR

The exhibition has been named after a famous Polish tongue-twister »coral-red corals« (in the original korale koloru koralowego). The curator Agnieszka Jacobson-Cielecka examines the question of whether it is possible to determine a country’s or a re

Talks

WOOD ICON CONFERENCE, OCT. 15

October 15, 2019 City of Design, Dunajska cesta 123, Ljubljana MAIN STAGE 13.00-18.00: WOOD ICON CONFERENCE PROGRAM 12.00-12.30: Lunch 12.30-14.55: The awarded project presentations and the award giving ceremony: BigSEE Wood Award Winners in cate

DESIGN CONFERENCE, OCT. 8

October 8, 2019 City of Design, Dunajska cesta 123, Ljubljana MAIN STAGE 10.00-18.20: DESIGN CONFERENCE PROGRAM 10.00-10.50: Main speakers: Brands on Progress Powered by Design 10.00-10.10: Boris Balant, designer and director; Noage, Slovenia 10.

TOURISM CONFERENCE, OCT. 17

October 17, 2019 City of Design, Dunajska cesta 123, Ljubljana MAIN STAGE 13.00-19.00: TOURISM CONFERENCE PROGRAM 13.00-14.00: Lunch 14.00–17.00: Business & Design forum: Architecture and design for the needs of creative tourism Investors an

FASHION SYSTEM

When can fashion be considered a creative industry? How to go from a creative idea through production, distribution and promotion to a profitable business model, at home or abroad? Some renowned foreign and domestic experts will provide answers to th

Open Doors

MAJA FERME SHOWROOM

A private Maja Ferme showroom is a high-fashion boutique where you can meet Slovenian haute-couture fashion designer who has been awarded many times and whose works have been placed on display in numerous Slovenian museums. Extremely sophisticated ha

TRIGLAV LAB

Amendments to building legislation have also brought certain changes to compulsory liability insurance for architectural and engineering activities. Insurers are therefore changing and adapting their insurance products and services. To ensure that yo

STUDIO MIKLAVC

Studio Miklavc has been involved in the areas of product design, visual communication, brand development and consulting for more than 20 years. Its primary focus is a strategic design. Their designs have received numerous highest international awards

RAKETA

Architectural and design studio RAKETA is managed by the architects Mr Rok Kuhar and Ms Katjuša Kranjc who are partners in their personal as well as professional life, therefore they pay a special attention to a proper balance in everything they do.

CABINET 01

Jan Jagodič established his design studio KABINET 01 in 2001. He is a team leader of a dynamic, well organised and highly motivated group of designers who have been involved in numerous demanding projects such as visual identity design, promotional a

MATEJA PANTER

High-quality creation of space does not represent a mere architectural service; it offers much more than that. It is an interactive process through which visions are realised by creating both real spaces and virtual environments for experimental proj

RIBA ARCHITECTS

Goran Rupnik, Janja Brodar and our (non)permanent fellow architects – we all work under a brand name RIBA and we carry out our creative activities in a high-ceilinged studio opposite the famous Žmauc pub in Ljubljana. In the company of the three huge

DRAŽ

Draž knitting studio is a family-owned company that has maintained a strong creative pace since its breakthrough on the Slovenian design scene more than three decades ago. Innovative, attractive and comfortable design solutions, high quality workmans

DANS ARCHITECTS

The DANS Architects create culture and spaces in which we live, work, feel and socialize with each other. We explore the relationship between people and built environment, we think about innovative ways of using various spaces and at the same time dr

Shops

FEYDOM

Furniture showroom FEYDOM opened its doors in 2014 on Tavčarjeva 1 in Ljubljana. Customer satisfaction means the most to us, so we constantly strive to provide each customer with a comprehensive solution for the full efficiency of the sofas, which ar

BENEDETTI Life

BENEDETTI life is a sustainable and animal-free luxury fashion label founded by the award-winning designer Mateja Benedetti. Nature and life are our inspirations. The coexistence of luxury aesthetics, environmental consciousness, responsible consumer

KUBUS

For over two decades Kubus has been offering a collection of furniture, lighting and home accessories designed by some of the world's most iconic designers as well as local and international new talents. Our other activities include architecture, int

ZOOFA

A co-operative society of fashion designers The cooperative Fashion store Zoofa opened its doors in the fall of 2013 with the intention to bring together Slovenian fashion and accessorize designers. The idea was and still is that the designers themse

TejaJeglichDesign

I have accomplished one of my biggest dreams – to have my own studio where my customers can truly experience and feel my creativity and energy I invest in my designs. This is a place of my artistic creativity, a place where we can meet face to face,

PENTLJA CONCEPT STORE

Pentlja concept store was founded in autumn 2015 with an aim to promote and offer a selection of Slovenian and regional designs. Their primary aim is to find independent and promising designers. Most of the pieces they offer are one-of-a-kind and the

DECOR & DESIGN

DÉCOR & DESIGN is a family-owned showroom which this year celebrates its 30th anniversary. The company is engaged in designing interior spaces and trading worldwide known furniture brands. We also offer great support for architects providing them

MAGNET DESIGN

MAGNET DESIGN Showroom has been established as a part of the RC31 consortium - a creative furniture industry development center which brings together some major Slovenian furniture manufacturers. It provides an encouraging environment which combines

ALMIRASADAR SHOP

ALMIRASADAR, a Slovenian fashion and interior design brand, was established in 2003. The collection highlights traditional Slovenian hand work, local characteristics and forgotten cultural values. Her small, yet unique collections are intended for th

Shows and Presentations

BIG IDEAS vs. ______

On the one hand one might have some big ideas and on the other there are customers, contractors, budget constraints, spatial limitations and design changes. What are the architect's solutions that can get us from an initial idea to the final project

BI BIIP

»a car belonging to future generations« Our upholstered car is a mobile toy vehicle for children aged 1 to 6. It is distinguished by its abstract shape, pleasant colour, softness and natural materials. It offers safety and is easy to use and maintain

A MEETING WITH MR SVEN WITTE

Mr Sven Witte is a charismatic export manager working at the Brunner company which is a synonym for top class fireplaces. Mr Witte will give a presentation on an exceptional range of stoves which allow people to accomplish some of their most daring i

ARCHITECTURE DAY 2019

EX - YU 2019 CONTEMPORARY ARCHITECTURE ON THE TERRITORY OF FORMER YUGOSLAVIA Architecture Day is a central event for architects, landscape architects and spatial planners that brings together ZAPS members and the general public. (*ZAPS: The Chamber o

Workshops

GEODETIC DOME

Is there a link between mathematics and architecture? This workshop will teach you how to create a dome made out of triangular elements. If there are plenty of us, we might even be able to make two domes. If the weather is nice, we will also place a

TASTE FASHION

Taste Fashion is a glamorous event involving the students attending the Ljubljana Secondary School of Design and Photography who will be presenting their fashion creations there. The visitors to the event will also have an opportunity to get their ow

Award Ceremonies and Performances

NOVEMBER GOURMET FINALE

The final event of November Gourmet Ljubljana will again take place at its unique venue, the City of Design. Do not miss the prominent names of the Slovenian cuisine, a lively programme and attractive cooking shows. You will also be able to taste man

EAT & DRINK DESIGN

Eat & Drink Design is an important Month of Design social event which has been carried out as an independent culinary-design event since 2008. This year, for the first time, we will have an opportunity to see and taste some culinary delicacies fr

ArtPart – WOOD

Wooden soft and back by Circus per Month, Wood Sounds by August Braatz, Spicy colours by Vivo. Location: City of Design Address: Dunajska cesta 123, Ljubljana Event date: 15 October 2019 at 19:00

ArtPart – ARCHITECTURE

Verticals of extreme by Circus per Month, Architectural beats by August Braatz, Orange Invasion by Vivo. Location: City of Design Address: Dunajska cesta 123, Ljubljana Event date: 9 October 2019 at 8 pm

ArtPart – DESIGN

The picture I'm drawing by Circus per month, Design beats by August Braatz, Rainbow Garden by Vivo. Location: City of Design Address: Dunajska cesta 123, Ljubljana Event date: 8 October 2019 at 9 pm

PARTNERS DESIGN IN THE CITY

BRUMEN FOUNDATION

The Brumen Foundation aims is to promote quality design and raise the awareness of its importance, most notably by organising the Brumen Biennial of Slovenian Design, where some excellent Slovenian designers and clients, who are able recognise design

TREND AWARDS

Since 2001, the Trend Institute has been granting the Slovenian awards for extraordinary achievements in various different areas of modern visual creativity ranging from contemporary art, architecture, photography and new media to fashion, graphic an