The Good Design Festival, beginning Friday 23 May in Sydney will combine product exhibits, design projects and workshops across several design events.
Organised by Good Design Australia in association with VIVID Sydney 2014, the Good Design Festival will, for the first time feature multiple design events happening at the same time in Sydney including an outdoor exhibition of Australian and international products at Martin Place, amazing innovations by the design stars of tomorrow on display in a pop-up Good Design Lounge in the Rocks, and a two-day Design Forum at the Museum of Contemporary Art as part of VIVID Ideas Sydney.
Good Design Showcase Outdoor Exhibition 23 May – 9 June 2014
See the latest cutting-edge design at this exhibition of award-winning products in the 2014 Good Design Awards.
Location: Martin Place (near Elizabeth and Philip Streets)
Time: All day and all night throughout VIVID. Entry is free.
Good Design Lounge Sponsored by Electrolux 23 May – 9 June 2014
This event will showcase some of the most innovative and exciting design projects by young designers, including finalists in the 2014 Hills Young Australian Design Awards and unique and quirky designs for the future from the annual Electrolux Design Lab. Entry is free.
Location: 140 George St, The Rocks
Time: Open daily from 3pm to 9pm
Design as Strategy Forum – 29 May and 30 May 2014
A two-day forum exploring ‘prosperity’ as an object of design, the event invites participants to join business leaders and award winning designers and hear insights into how design can help businesses thrive in the future. This is a ticketed event.
Location: Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA), Sydney
Good Design Awards Gala Night – 28 May 2014
Winners of the 2014 Good Design Awards will be announced and celebrated at this ticketed event.
Location: White Bay Cruise Terminal, Balmain
Time: 6pm to 11.30pm
The Good Design Festival will close on 9 June, 2014.