ANNOUNCEMENTS

23. 7. 2021

“Future of Design Curation” Virtual Dialogue July 28th 2021; Design Trust / RCA Fellowship Call for Applicants

Design Trust is pleased to share an upcoming virtual dialogue, “Future of Design Curation” where recent fellows, Design Trust/RCA Fellows Carrie Chan (2018) and Anne Zhou (2019) will present their research exploring curatorial practice and theory in relation to existing and emergent design disciplines, and its place within the interdisciplinary curatorial field. This sharing will bring guest speakers and […]

25. 6. 2021

Design Trust Grantee Project Highlights on now at The 17th International Architecture Exhibition Venice Biennale, and 2021 London Design Biennale exhibition.

The 17th International Architecture Exhibition – La Biennale di Venezia   Design Trust is delighted to share Feature Grant project “Split Lives: Stories from the Underground House” led by University of Hong Kong Department of Architecture academic and architect researchers, Joshua Bolchover and John Lin of Rural Urban Framework, is  featured in the 17th International [...]
25. 6. 2021

Design Trust Futures Studio’s Yi Pei Square Playground opens to the public: a testament to cross-disciplinary community collaboration, participation and innovation

A Testament To Cross-disciplinary Creative Efforts And Collective Participations From Diverse Communities from Hong Kong, the Region and Beyond Left: The Yi Pei Square Playground in Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong, before transformation  Middle: 'The final Yi Pei Square design concept, "The Communal Living Room", was presented to the public as a prototype exhibition in January [...]
25. 6. 2021

Design Trust 2021 April Cycle Grant Recipients | Design Trust Call for Grants

Design Trust 2021 July Grant Application is now open. Share with us your ideas and proposals by 20th July 2021. Design Trust offers grants to designers, curators, collectives and non-profit organisations for project proposals that are relevant to the context and content of Hong Kong and the region.    2021 April Cycle Feature Grant Recipient [...]
25. 6. 2021

“Future of Design Curation” Virtual Dialogue July 28th 2021; and announcing Design Trust / RCA Fellowship in Design Curation 2022 Call for Applicants.

Design Trust is pleased to share an upcoming virtual dialogue, “Future of Design Curation” where recent fellows, Design Trust/RCA Fellows Carrie Chan (2018) and Anne Zhou (2019) will present their research exploring curatorial practice and theory in relation to existing and emergent design disciplines, and its place within the interdisciplinary curatorial field. This sharing will [...]
25. 6. 2021

DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade, currently featured at the GEOSCOPE 2 installation at the Venice Biennale and upcoming at the Guangdong Times Museum Exhibition from 17th July to 29th August 2021.

Last February 2020, Design Trust, a grant funding and community platform established by the non-profit registered charity Hong Kong Ambassadors of Design, along with collaborators prepared a new community platform to reduce our social distance, with new collaborations and to inspire on the role of critical making within the home and the domestic landscape launched [...]
15. 4. 2021

FROM CONCEPT TO REALITY – DESIGN TRUST FUTURES STUDIO’S FIRST PILOT MICRO-PARK – YI PEI SQUARE PLAYGROUND, TSUEN WAN – OPENS TO THE PUBLIC APRIL 15 TH 2021

A Testament To Cross-disciplinary Creative Efforts And Collective Participations From Diverse Communities from Hong Kong, the Region and Beyond [1] The Yi Pei Square Playground in Tsuen Wan, Hong Kong, before transformation [2] 'The final Yi Pei Square design concept, "The Communal Living Room", was presented to the public as a prototype exhibition in January [...]
26. 3. 2021

Design Trust 2021 February Cycle Grant Recipients | April Cycle Call for Grants

Design Trust 2021 April Grant Application is now open. Share with us your ideas and proposals by 20th April 2021. Design Trust offers grants to designers, curators, collectives and non-profit organisations for project proposals that are relevant to the context and content of Hong Kong and the region. We are also pleased to announce the [...]
26. 3. 2021

DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade | Seasonal Sale for This Spring

To recognise the resilience and passion of our designer community - especially our new generation of emerging designers who continues to innovate throughout the pandemic, Design Trust introduced DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade collection last year, and we are offering seasonal sale this spring to continue to bring life and hope to our community.    Design [...]
26. 3. 2021

DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade X MPAVILION Design Dialogue – tune in on Sunday, 28th March 2021

2021 DESIGN TRUST: Critically Homemade X MPAVILION Design Dialogue as part of the Melbourne Design Week 2021 will be broadcast on Sunday, 28th March 2021. In collaboration with MPavilion under the theme of ‘Space: Experiments in Time’, this online event focuses on the act of creative collaborations under the pandemic lockdown and prompts questions around [...]