Design Match 2008

Date: 14.03.2008 - 03.05.2008

Warning for fans of design!!!

A long-awaited international match in a unique formation of designers is finely here. Czech, Slovak, Hungarian and Austrian designers are the actors of this year’s volume of Design match biennale. The premiere of the Design Match 08 will take place at home ground – in Fair Trade Palace, National Gallery in Prague from 14th March 2008. Come to see a unique design show!

Be fan of design!

Second volume of design biennale – Design Match 2008 is based on common history and heritage of Austria-Hungary monarchy tradition of production of the countries which have been part of the monarchy. History versus present production, four neighboring countries will present their design in this international match.

Mission of the Design Match is to show design work to wide public, to multiply related activities. Design Match supports the mobility of design and applied arts. Design Match is an exhibition that defines and reflects its needs. It is the only non-commercial show of design that has an ambition of long continuation and to place the Czech design next to its foreign colleagues. This exhibition gathers different countries who have historical connections, traditions and heritage. Creates a place for friendly confrontations and becomes a match. The designer is a player and friends of design are fans. The foundation of the 2008 volume is a production of Austrian-Hungarian Monarchy. That is why we will also introduce designers of the Czech Republic, Slovakia, Hungary and Austria. Come to see one of our Design Match Tour exhibitions. More information.

More than 120 pieces of design – products, graphics and fashion. Prague exhibition will be held from 3rd March until 13th May 2008. After that exhibition will be moved to Bratislava, Slovakia.

CZECHDESIGN.CZ, National Gallery in Prague, doc. Ferdinand Chrenka and partners are inviting you on this unique design exhibition: H.O.M.E., mmcité, Océ, Red Bull, Sharp, Thun - Karlovarský porcelán, DuPont™ Tyvek®, LG Hi-Macs® zastoupen Polytrade CE, Pragoplakát, Review ČSA, Zahrada v Opeře.

Design Match 2008 CZE:SVK:HUN:AUT
13th March – 3rd May 2008
Fair Trade Palace, National Gallery in Prague, Dukelských hrdinů 47, Prague 7 How to get there: Tram 12, 14, 15, 17, Stop: Veletrzni
Or Underground line C, change tram (1, 5, 25) to Strossmayerovo namesti stop, turn right and walk 400 meters, Along the street Dukelských Hrdinů.

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General partner

Komerční banka


Kooperativa ŠKODA Auto The Pudil Family Foundation

Supported by

Hlavní město Praha Ministerstvo kultury České republiky Společné století Evropský rok kulturního dědictví

General media partner

Česká televize

Thanks all partners for support...