D'Days Design Festival from 1st to 7th June 2015
From 1st to 7th June 2015, Paris, Pantin and the Saint-Ouen flea markets celebrate design, with D'Days. This year, this design festival, formerly known as Designers Days, offers exhibitions and new installations on the theme "Experience". This free meeting, open to all design lovers, is celebrating its 15th anniversary with many events. Follow the guide !
The D'Days, also called Designers Days, invite you to discover, from Monday, 1st to Sunday, June 7th, 2015, in Paris, Pantin and the Puces de Saint-Ouen, scenographies and new and creative installations around the design. This free festival, open to all, strives to defend and represent the values of design. This essential event of the design scene is celebrating its 15th anniversary with the theme "Experience". Every actor in the sector participating in the festival - publishers, schools of art and design, museums and art galleries - offers an interpretation; in 2014, nearly 100 participants in about fifty places including 12 museums and places of culture emblematic.
D'Days Design Festival from 1st to 7th June 2015
The course of the D'Days 2015 covers 4 geographical areas
From June 1 to 7, 2015, the general public, prescribing or qualified, is invited to discover the many facets and applications of the design through various courses that range from Palais Royal to the Left Bank / Bac - Saint-Germain going through the Marais Bastille Republic and Grand Paris - Pantin - Saint-Ouen. And yes, for the 15th anniversary, the chips of Saint-ouen are also in the game, with the program, a return on the history of design by confronting furniture of yesterday and today.
Practical information for D'Days 2015: dates and times
June 1, 2015, 7 pm: Festival launch, Nocturne Palais-Royal
From June 2nd to 7th 2015, 12h: opening of the Paris courses
From June 4 to 7, 2015: Think Life - International Design Forum, where professionals from the design sector - industrialists, researchers, entrepreneurs and designers - will share their visions and their experiences to imagine tomorrow at the Carreau du Temple in Paris.
June 5-7, 2015: opening of the Grand Paris course
Unless otherwise indicated, the D'Days exhibitions are open from 12h to 20h from Tuesday 2 to Saturday 6 June 2015 and from 12h to 19h on Sunday 7 June 2015.
Four nights from 19h to 23h are scheduled to discover the design course. Monday, June 1st, 2015: Nocturne Royal Palace Tuesday, June 2, 2015: Nocturne Bac-Saint-Germain Wednesday, June 3, 2015: Nocturne Marais-Republic-Bastille Friday, June 5, 2015: Nocturne Saint-Ouen
The programming of the 2015 Design Festival: some milestones
To celebrate the 15 years of the D'Days festival, a specific and sensory experience in the Bac / Saint-Germain district will allow you to discover Gregory Lacoua's project on olfactory design.
More than 15 exhibitions will be on display at the Museum of Decorative Arts in conjunction with the Museum's exhibitions, to allow visitors to immerse themselves in contemporary design.
A project between the RATP and the ECV school will animate the windows of the line 14 by playing on the names of the stations and by encouraging the interactivity. "Pixel Trip", Pyramides station, 15 avenue de l'Opéra 75001 Paris, from Monday 1st June to Sunday 7th June from 5.45am to 5am.
ECV at the station Pyramides_Pixel Trip_MADELEINE
The Bosch Design Award will allow you to discover the innovative projects of 23 students from Duperré School, made from Bosch power tools. "Bosch Design Award", Joseph Gallery, 116 rue de Turenne, 75003 Paris, bosch-design-awards.com
Bosch and the Duperré School at Galerie Joseph rue de Turenne_Bosch Design Awards
Live the meeting between Scandinavia and the Far East! Unusual works will be showcased in collaboration with Taiwanese artisans and Swedish designers. "A New Layer", 74 rue Quincampoix, 75003 Paris, from Monday 1st June to Sunday 7th June from 10.30 am to 7.30 pm, ccacctp.org
Cultural Center of Taiwan at Espace Modem Quincampoix_A new layer
Design and crafts in the spotlight with the 4th edition of "Péri'Fabrique" which will propose to discover a program of co-creation between designers and craftsmen. For this occasion, a day of speed-dating between craftsmen and interior designers will be organized.
The young craftsmanship brand IOTA Element and the company that builds installations in the field of high technology 1024 Architecture reinvent the space of Bastille Design, an immersive audiovisual installation ultrasensorielle. "Immersive Experience, 74 boulevard Richard Lenoir, 75011 Paris, from Monday, June 1 to Sunday, June 7 from noon to 8 pm, iotaelement.fr"
An interactive and immersive experience in the midst of works of art with sound showers, plays of light and much more, proposed by Nathalie Auzépy, in collaboration with Dalcans at the Carnavalet museum. "A Parisian Artistic Experience" at the Carnavalet Museum, 16 rue des Francs-Bourgeois 75003 Paris, from June 2nd to July 7th 2015 from 10am to 6pm, night on June 3rd until 9pm, carnavalet.paris.fr
Nathalie Auzépy's exhibition D'Days 2015 at the Musée Carnavalet in Paris.
A series of inexpensive and functional furniture, produced by the Danish FDB cooperative movement from 1942 to 1967, will be exhibited at the Danish House; they had a great importance in the expansion of Danish design. "Furniture for the people, House of Denmark, 142 avenue des Champs-Elysees, 75008 Paris, maisondudanemark.dk"
The House of Denmark_Furniture for the people_
Ligne Roset Réaumur will showcase its manufacturing of foam seats and its textile know-how, relocating part of the Lyonnaise factory in Paris where craftspeople will shape the Togo headquarters in front of visitors. "Togo, 40 years of manufacturing experience of any foam seat", 68 rue Réaumur, 75002 Paris.
Roset_Togo line, 40 years of experience making foam seat
A new collection of NLXL wallpapers by Paola Navone and Daniel Rozensztroch will be unveiled at Merci. "Double Face", Thank you, 111 Boulevard Beaumarchais, 75003 Paris, from Tuesday, June 2nd to Sunday, June 7th from 10am to 7pm.
Paola Navone original design wallpaper - to discover at the D'Days 2015 at Merci à Paris
With the international programs, the D'Days festival invites a country or a design week to show proposals on the Parisian territory. This year, Thailand and Luxembourg, among others, will bring with them the achievements of designer / craftsmen of their country.
Thailand Creative & Design Center at Commines_Sharing Thailand Then, Now and Tomorrow
Find the full program and all the practical information on ddays.net