To commemorate the Design Week Philippines, the Department of Trade and Industry’s Design Center of the Philippines aims to call as well as to show support to the creative community.
In line with this, the DTI- Design Center supports the advancement of the creative groups of our country incorporating its tagline “Design Tribes.”
The Design Week Philippines started last April 14, 2018, and it will run until April 22, 2018. For those interested to participate in Design Week Philippines, you can visit and join the fun in Plaza Moriones, Intramuros, Manila.
In order to fulfill its promises, the DTI-Design Center has gathered 41 partners, conducted 32 events in 16 venues within the Metro Manila. DTI-Design Center promises for the participants and design enthusiasts are the following:
- Hands-on Workshops
- Art Booths
- Outdoor Film Showing
- Design Talks and Tours
- Weekend Market
DTI-Design Center Aims To Empower Millennials
The DTI-Design Center firmly believes that the millennials and Generation Z can bring out the creativity in them. Despite the problems of our fellow citizens are facing these past few months.
“We are looking at the youth, the millennials and the Gen Z, as the next generation of minds that will create positive and progressive disruptions in society. What they and can do, and will do will definitely shape and influence lifestyles, products, services, and industries in the coming years.”
–Rhea O. Matute; DTI Design Center Executive Director
Moreover, the DTI Design Center will highlight new engagement platforms. As well as conduct events wherein people, can gather, learn and build on each other’s’ ideas.
Design Week Philippines’ Workshops on April 21, 2018
DTI-Design Center along with the collaboration with 41 partners make the following workshops possible:
- Poetry Making
- Smartphone Film Making
- Kite Making and Kite Flying Activity
- Face Painting
Design Week Philippines’ Special Feature
There would be a travel journaling workshop with none other than Abbey Sy set on April 22, 2018.
This is your chance if you want to unveil the artist persona within you. See you there!