Baltic Design at “Design Isle 2015”

October is traditionally marked in the Latvian Culture calendar as a month dedicated to design and its major event is the Riga International Design Fair "Design Isle 2015" to be held from 2–4 October in the Kipsala International Exhibition Centre.

The Latvian Designers Society will offer an exhibition of selected works of the Design Award 2015 laureates in the categories of industrial, interior, environmental, fashion, graphic and photography design thus giving an opportunity to appreciate the diversity and originality of Latvian design works. Design Award 2015 makes the central part of “Design Isle 2015".

Alongside the Design Award 2015 show, the Riga International Design Fair will present variety of furniture, lamps, clothing, accessories, lifestyle and other original products made by the leading Baltic designers and design companies. Moreover, design students will display their graduation and creative projects surprising with innovative ideas and extraordinary solutions. More information about the fair: www.designisle.lv.

“Design Isle 2015” highlights – bicycle design
As of 2015, “Design Isle 2015” will focus on a specific theme. This year’s theme – a bicycle. The fair will present everything related to this favourite mode of transport and its accessories – bags, baskets, bottles, shells, holders etc.

To sign up for participation in the Baltics’ biggest design fair, please contact the project manager Oskars Zaļkalniņš (tel: 67065046; e-mail: oskars.zalkalnins@bt1.lv).

The international furniture, interior design and lighting fair “Baltic Furniture 2015” presenting quality home, office and garden furniture from the Baltics’ major furniture manufacturers and sellers is occurring simultaneously. More information: www.balticfurniture.lv