Catch up on what you missed at Amman Design Week 2016, from exhibitions, installations, programs and events around the city. The inaugural edition of Amman Design Week took place from 1 - 9 September 2016.
The Hangar Exhibition, designed and curated by architect Sahel Al Hiyari, showcases original work by local and regional designers. The exhibition focuses on ideas of locality, challenging our understanding of design and its ability to push the boundaries of material, scale, form and function.
The abandoned Raghadan Tourist Terminal transforms into a social space exploring the importance of craft in issues of empowerment, self-expression and storytelling. This exhibition, curated and designed by architect Dina Haddadin, offers a holistic link between culture, heritage and contemporary craft.
The MakerSpace is a forward looking celebration of the Maker Movement. Visitors are invited to explore and interact with the modern tools and methods of creation, including digital fabrication technology, 3D printers, audio-visual devices and advanced robotics.