6-14 October 2017

News

Emerging Curators and Concepts: Curating Contemporary Design Course

By Amman Design Week
On Wednesday, May 23, 2018

​As an important step towards realizing our individual roles in building and directing a conversation about contemporary design and culture in the region, and towards building a generation of cultural practitioners and thinkers, Amman Design Week has just concluded a six-week intensive introductory course on curating contemporary design in the Middle East, which ran from 1 April - 12 May, 2018.

Jordanian Designers to Showcase Work at VENICE DESIGN 2018

By Amman Design Week
On Wednesday, May 23, 2018

Four Jordanian designers have been invited to take part in VENICE DESIGN 2018 – the largest international design exhibition running alongside La Biennale di Venezia.

Amman Design Week x MicroFund for Women

By Amman Design Week
On Monday, May 21, 2018

​In collaboration with the MicroFund for Women​, Amman Design Week invites university students to apply to take part in a program that engages social responsibility and gives back to the community.

Course Details: Intro to Curating Contemporary Design

By Amman Design Week
On Sunday, April 01, 2018

​As part of its year-round programming, Amman Design Week launches a pilot version of a six-week course titled “Introduction to Curating Contemporary Design in the Middle East”.

2018: A Year of Possibilities

By Amman Design Week
On Thursday, March 29, 2018

With the support of Her Majesty Queen Rania Al Abdullah, the Amman Design Week team has announced that the third edition of the event will take place in 2019, allowing for an expansion that will offer year-round public programming and more frequent targeted learning and community initiatives.

Announcement: Intro to Curating Contemporary Design

By Amman Design Week
On Sunday, February 25, 2018

Amman Design Week’s team is calling on artists, designers, writers, activists, or other creative practitioners who are involved or want to be involved with curatorial practice to take part in a six-week intensive course titled ‘Introduction to Curating Contemporary Design in the Middle East’.

Talks at Amman Design Week 2017

By Raja' Urabi
On Wednesday, February 07, 2018

Each year, Amman Design Week hosts a variety of talks and discussions where local and international speakers and designers are invited to cover different current topics related to design in the region and in the world, where the general public is connected with those speakers and is able to discuss designers' work and ideas, as well as address issues of design practice, process, theory, management and technique.

Landscape and Urban Design at Amman Design Week 2017

By Lena Kassicieh
On Sunday, November 26, 2017

Designers used existing open space to develop works that spark a conversation on eco-friendly, viable urban design.

Logo Wall at the Hangar Exhibition 2017

By Lena Kassicieh
On Sunday, November 26, 2017

Identity design is on the move in the Middle East. A new generation of designers explore global pop culture, local folklore, ancient Arabic calligraphy and visual art traditions to develop a contemporary branding language that is distinct and spirited.