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Update 23 April: Under the epidemic circumstance of COVID-19, Creative Economy Agency (Public Organization) or CEA, on behalf of the organizer of Bangkok Design Week 2021, has considered continuing to arrange the festival primarily on online channels to prevent the risk of the spread of disease, and extend the duration for Bangkok Design Week 2021 to 8 May – 31 July 2021.
Visitors can participate the various activities in the festival via online channels, such as
• Live streaming talks, music and performing arts
• Online workshops
• Online market
• Exhibitions and showcases in virtual tours
Some exhibition venues can be physically visited, in which there will be strict adherence to the prevention measures prescribed by the Ministry of Public Health. Please follow the event information on the Facebook page Bangkok Design Week, which will be further announced.
Bangkok Design Week 2021 (BKKDW2021), will be held under the theme “Resurgence of Possibilities”. Explore new opportunities and possibilities emerging from urban revival amid crises and challenges the world is currently facing to overcome and grow through in the future.
BKKDW2021 will take place at creative venues across the city, such as Charoenkrung-Songwad, Samyan, Ari-Pradipat, and Thonglor- Ekkamai.
The 5 key activities are as follows:
• Showcase & Exhibition
Showcases and exhibitions by creators and entrepreneurs introducing ideas that incorporate design thinking process, creativity, and technology to develop human asset, communities, businesses, cities, and quality of life in many aspects.
• Talk & Workshop
Lectures and workshops by Thai and international creative thinkers who share experiences that will create positive impact on the economy and society.
• Creative District Project
Activities aiming to develop creative districts through full scale prototype testing, developing, and implementation which will promote better quality of life and drive the metropolitan’s creative economy. Participatory mechanism will be the key for local people and creators to work together which eventually leads to new investments.
•Event & Program
Activities in celebration of creativity ranging from musical performances, movie screenings, and performing art, to parties and open houses that will vibe up the city.
• Creative Market
Flea market filled with creative products promoting sales opportunities, market trials and business network expansion. This platform will encourage new creative entrepreneurs to develop their business towards success.
Note: This page will be updated as more information is published.