6-14 October 2017

Experience 2017

Date

Program Type

Location

Archive

Exhibition

The Hangar Exhibition

Curated by Ahmad Humeid

Date:

6 – 14 October 2017

Time:

10:00 am–10:00 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

Hangar - Ras El Ain

The 2017 Hangar Exhibition, curated by Ahmad Humeid, presents work by local and regional designers in response to the theme of ‘movement’, whether physical, intellectual, cultural, or social.

Exhibition

The Crafts District

Date:

6 – 14 October 2017

Time:

10:00 am–10:00 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

The Walk and Al Hussein Cultural Center

This year witnesses the return of the pop-up Crafts District, a space dedicated to celebrating the social, performative, and critical discourse of crafts and making.

Exhibition

Student Exhibition

Date:

6 – 14 October 2017

Time:

10:00 am–10:00 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

Ras El Ain Gallery

​This year’s highlight is the first ever Amman Design Week Student Exhibition. Selected students are taking part in a mentorship program, where they work one-on-one with design specialists and experts to develop ideas and produce design works.

Exhibition + Mobile MakerSpace

Mobile MakerSpace

Date:

6 – 14 October 2017

Time:

10:00 am–10:00 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

Mobile MakerSpace

Visit the Mobile MakerSpace during Amman Design Week at Ras El Ain between 6 - 14 October 2017 and engage in public workshops.

Workshop + Mobile MakerSpace

Eurekan's Space

Eureka Tech Academy

Date:

6 – 14 October 2017

Time:

10:00 am–10:00 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

Mobile MakerSpace

Young innovators from Eureka Tech Academy are displaying their innovative tech-projects and the process that they went through to reach the final working prototype.

Culture & Food

Mouneh: The Art of Preservation

Curated by Shermine Sawalha

Date:

6 – 14 October 2017

Time:

10:00 am–10:00 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

Hangar - Ras El Ain

Amman Design Week’s curated food program explores the art of preservation, taking visitors on a journey through the history and heritage of food preservation methods.

Culture & Food

Live Music Every Night

Date:

6 – 14 October 2017

Time:

8:00 pm–9:30 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

Zain Cultural Plaza - Al Hussein Cultural

​Amman Design Week’s live musical events highlight local talents, showcasing a range of musical experiences and performances throughout the week.

Exhibition

Urban Park Design Competition

7Hills Skatepark

Date:

6 – 14 October 2017

Time:

10:00 am–10:00 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

Ras El Ain Gallery

Visit the workshop space at Amman Design Week to browse all the entries for the Urban Park Design Competition.

Workshop + Mobile MakerSpace

Hyper Kite

Shamal Start - Fab Lab Irbid

Date:

6 October 2017

Time:

4:30 pm–6:00 pm

Location:

Ras El Ain

Venue:

Mobile MakerSpace

Participants will learn how to build a paper kite using 3D Printing and laser cutting.