Gdyna Design Days
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1-10 July 2016
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Design at the source
01 / 07 - 10:00
The exhibition "Design at the source" initiated by the Zamek Cieszyn (Cieszyn Castle) juxtaposes craft tradition with its contemporary interpretations.
The aim of the Baltic Home exhibition is to present the design stemming from the area of the Baltic countries, including Poland.
Design in the Storefronts
During the first 10 days of July selected storefronts along Świętojańska street will become unique exhibition spaces. Passers-by, tourists and city residents will be able to see much more than the usually available daily assortment. The storefronts of seven selected stores will turn into an urban fabrics galleries.
Recently designed modern products and solutions congruent with the modern dynamic lifestyle. What do they have in common? They are easy to assemble, disassemble, transport and store, they are light weight, small size, minimalistic and ergonomic.
Kids Design Space
"KIDS DESIGN SPACE - children design space" is the first exhibition of this type in Poland! An interactive exhibition consisting of 14 prototypes, which were created thanks to the cooperation between children and reputable Polish designers.
The city and the forest
City and the Forest is a series of exhibitions and workshops aimed at promoting environmental protection and ecological attitudes. The exhibition premiered during Design March in Reykjavik in March 2016.
Polish-Swedish exhibition of contemporary design, inspired by the mutual influences of Slavic and Scandinavian cultures over the centuries.
Manuba Retrieved Craft
Let’s retrieve the memories about local crafting methods and bring awareness to the local identity of the region by reminding what is slowly becoming forgotten.
Main Exhibition Retrieved
The Retrieved exhibition presents an overview of projects related to the theme of the sea, which is treated as both inspiration and a challenge.
Marek Cecuła - Polish Design Polish Designers
02 / 07 - 17:00
A retrospective exhibition of the artist, which will be presented at the Museum of the City of Gdynia (Muzeum Miasta Gdyni) from 2 July to 30 October 2016. It is aimed to show the phenomenon of Marek Cecuła’s activity, with its international dimension, both universal and local as well as contemporary.
Resilient strategies for social urban space - lecture
06 / 07 - 17:00
During his lecture Mikkel BØGH from the Copenhagen-based architectural studio Effekt will talk about two architectural concepts which introduce the idea of urban farming.