The Dutch Design Fashion Architecture (DutchDFA) programme aims to strengthen the international position of the Dutch creative industry sector in four focus countries, by building long-lasting international partnerships and focussing on topical issues and local demands.

  • Connecting Concepts in China

    China | september 19, 2011

    Connecting Concepts in China

    After travelling in India earlier this year, Connecting Concepts is heading for China. The exhibition is part of the Dutch programme at Beijing Design Week (28/9 - 3/10) and travels on to Shanghai for Shanghai International Creative Industry Week (26/10 - 1/11).

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  • Designyatra 2011

    India | september 5, 2011

    Designyatra 2011

    Kyoorius Designyatra, an annual international design conference in India by, with, and for design professionals, took place in Goa this year on 9 and 10 September. The programme included lectures from several Dutch speakers, including Irma Boom, Jeroen van Erp, and Typeradio.

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  • Norm=Form Leipzig

    Germany | july 28, 2011

    Norm=Form Leipzig

    The Norm=Form symposium in Leipzig on 2 September focused on standardization in design from 1900 till now. Norm=Form questions the benefits of standardization and its current relevance. Several Dutch design companies travelled to Leipzig in a bus to join the debate.

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  • Taking a Stance @ NAI Rotterdam

    China | july 26, 2011

    Taking a Stance @ NAI Rotterdam

    daringdesign is the sequel to the exhibition 'Taking a Stance' - focusing on the work of eight ground-breaking and critical Chinese and Dutch designers. The exhibition travelled through China in 2010 and comes to NAi in Rotterdam from 1 July to 20 November 2011.

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  • Delhi 2050

    India | may 4, 2011

    Delhi 2050

    Delhi 2050 brings together Indian and Dutch experts in a joint research into long-term urban scenarios for India's capital city. First results were presented to the Delhi public, 7 & 8 May 2011, with four large scale models. The next stage will be shown at the International Architecture Biennale Rotterdam 2012.

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  • Dutch Design WorkSpace

    China | january 10, 2011

    Dutch Design WorkSpace

    This creative incubator programme in Shanghai provides fully equipped office space to Dutch design companies that would like to enter the Chinese market and aims to support their first steps into this challenging business environment.

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  • Dutch Design Workspace Mumbai

    India | october 10, 2011

    Dutch Design Workspace Mumbai

    Following the success of the workspace in Shanghai, Dutch Design Workspace Mumbai will open its doors for Dutch design companies entering the Indian market in November 2011. On offer are Design Desk consulting services, shared workstations and an event space.

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  • DutchDFA at Dutch Design Week 2011

    Dutch | october 6, 2011

    DutchDFA at Dutch Design Week 2011

    Opportunities for Dutch designers are increasingly found abroad, but how do you enter a foreign market? DutchDFA has developed various instruments to support Dutch designers in doing business abroad and presents an overview at Dutch Design Week on 28 October.

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  • Beijing Design Week 2011

    China | october 3, 2011

    Beijing Design Week 2011

    Beijing Design Week ran from 25 September to 3 October 2011. Located at top venue 751, the Dutch Design Generator succesfully showed Dutch design, fashion and architecture in an extensive programme under the header “Smart Cities, Healthy Cities”.

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  • Dutch Design at Istanbul Design Week

    Turkey | october 2, 2011

    Dutch Design at Istanbul Design Week

    Finalists and winners of the Dutch Design Awards 2010 and a selection of Dutch Profiles were on show at Istanbul Design Week from 29 September to 2 October 2011. The exhibition was combined with a trade mission exploring business opportunities for Dutch designers in Turkey.

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  • Liberation of Light

    China | october 1, 2011

    Liberation of Light

    The successful exhibition Liberation of Light, a co-production of Yksi Design and Design Cooperation Brainport from Eindhoven, travels the world. The exposition on LEDS & design was on view from September 26 to October 3 at Beijing Design Week. Up next is Guangzhou Design Week from 9 to 12 December.

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  • Dutch design at Canton Fair

    China | october 1, 2011

    Dutch design at Canton Fair

    A delegation of 16 Dutch designers joined the Product Design and Trade Promiotion Center (PDC) at Canton Fair in Guangzhou in April 2011. The programme included matchmaking, networking and showcasing Dutch design. Due to this success, a second trade mission takes place in October.

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  • Market Research Germany

    Germany | september 26, 2011

    Market Research Germany

    INHolland's research centre CBRD researched the business opportunities of Dutch design companies on the German market. A summary of the findings is now online. Presentations on 28 October at Dutch Design Week and 24 November in Monchengladbach.

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  • october 12, 2011

    Museum MARTa in Herford, Germany shows works by 20 acclaimed designers including the famous design icons from Studio Job, Homework.

  • october 11, 2011

    Until October 17 you can visit the Bottles Collection by Klaas Kuiken at the Beijing National Museum. 

  • october 10, 2011

    The 4th stop of this travelling exhibition took place at the Dutch Design Generator during Beijing Design Week 2011. 

    Connecting Concepts in Beijing
  • october 7, 2011

    "Misfit" is the second monograph on Hella Jongerius, both by publisher Phaidon and edited by Louise Schouwenberg.

    Unfinished and yet complete
  • october 6, 2011

    Stocs rope toys is nominated for the German award Das Goldene Schaukelpferd in the category "For artists and architects".

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