DESIGN TRUST: CRITICALLY HOMEMADE ACROSS 18 LOCATIONS IN 8 DISTRICTS THROUGHOUT HONG KONG IN CITY- AND ISLAND-WIDE EXHIBITION
Following the initial DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade prototype exhibition in September, the DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade Winter Showcase presents 39 selected designs to the broader community in a dynamic and diverse city- and island-wide exhibition across 18 locations in 8 districts as well as online - providing the public with different opportunities and options to experience the initiative from now until early 2021.
In addition to being featured at individual Design Trust Champions throughout the city, the Citywide Exhibition features a number of special activations that bring the Winter Showcase across different iterations to different parts of the city.
DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade Select Showcase
DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade Select Showcase will debut at K11 MUSEA in a month-long exhibition featuring selected designs that will be reproduced and sold by various Design Trust Champions.
Location: Gold Ball (2F), K11 MUSEA, Tsim Sha Tsui
Date: soft launch: 11-17 November 2020; official launch: 18 Nov - 6 December 2020
DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade Collectors Showcase
DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade Collectors Showcase will be exhibited at THE SHOPHOUSE in Tai Hang; the gallery will host a 3-day preview of original prototypes available for purchase as one-of-a-kind collector’s items via silent auction.
Location: THE SHOPHOUSE, 4 Second Lane, Tai Hang
Date : 25-27 November 2020
Time : 12-8pm
Silent Auction opens 25 November 2020 and closes on 3 December 2020, 11pm
For more details and bidding information please visit: designtrust.hk/criticallyhomemade
DESIGN TRUST Milestone Book Launch Celebration at K11 MUSEA
As an important platform for progressive design and innovation, K11 MUSEA will be the host for the launch of the inaugural first edition DESIGN TRUST Milestone Portfolio; the definitive reference of the wide-ranging and deep impact that Design Trust has had on Hong Kong and its position as a global capital of design, the Milestone Portfolio provides an in-depth review of all the research projects that the organisation has supported since its establishment in 2014.
Location: Gold Ball (2F), K11 MUSEA, Tsim Sha Tsui
Date: Thursday 3 December 2020
DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade Select Designs and Activations at WOMANBOSS
As a platform for female empowerment and entrepreneurship, WOMANBOSS’s selection reflects forward-looking and socially conscious DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade designs. With a unique perspective into the Environment and Upcycling Futures theme, the selected designs reflect a growing awareness of irreversible environmental impacts while probing deeper into how design plays an essential part in shaping our future.
Location: WOMANBOSS Community & Lifestyle Space - 82 Ap Liu Street, Sham Shui Po
Wednesday 2 December 2020 – Opening Reception
Wednesday 9 December 2020 – Panel Discussion
WOMANBOSS will host a series of interactive workshops - for more information on how to participate, please visit https://iamwomanboss.com/
DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade Pop-up at Inter-island Festival
From 4-6 December 2020, the Inter-Island Festival will be held in Peng Chau and Mui Wo by Design Trust Feature Grantees Myriem Alnet, Chan Chun-kit and Yip Kai-chun. Selected designs including “SWEAT (Simple Workout Exercises and Training)” - Frédéric Gooris (Design Trust Seed Grantee) and Paulina Chu will make an appearance at the Inter-Island Pop-up, as will the Design Trust Milestone Portfolio.
Date: 4-6 December 2020
More details available on https://interislandfestival.live/
Business of Design Week 2020 Culture & the City Panel: DESIGN TRUST Critically Homemade
Pushing the boundaries of progressive design across many of its businesses, Chinachem Group will join a thought-provoking Design Dialogue as part of the upcoming Business of Design Week taking place 30 November – 6 December. DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade curator and Design Trust Co-Founder / Executive Director, Marisa Yiu, alongside Donald Choi, CEO of Chinachem, ka-pok founder Arnault Castel, and the designers Michael Young and Clara Brito, will participate in a lively panel discussion focusing on the transformative role of Design, Culture and the City.
Date: Saturday 5 December 2020
Availale on BODW.com
Mr. Donald Choi – CEO of Chinachem Group (HK)
Mr. Michael Young – Designer & Founder of Michael Young Studio (HK)
Mr. Arnault Castel – Founder of Kapok (HK)
Ms. Clara Brito – Design Trust Seed Grantee (Portugal/ Macau)
Ms. Marisa Yiu – Co-founder/ Executive Director, Design Trust (HK)
DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade Living Showcase
Held at Chinachem Group’s new L’Hotel Nina Tsuen Wan in January 2021, the DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade Living Showcase will feature selected designs for sale across different Champions in a more interactive environment to further the mission of spreading the positive impact of design to different communities and neighbourhoods.
Date: January 2021
*To ensure the health and well-being of our staff and guests, we will take the following safety precautions:
Guests may be asked to wait outside to prevent overcrowding.
Visitors will be asked to fill in health declaration form and wear a mask throughout the event.
We kindly ask those who have traveled within the past 14 days to refrain from joining the event