ID2015 Designersblock Newsletter April 2015 – Irish Design 2015
Irish Design 2015 is the start of a job creation journey exploring, promoting and celebrating Irish design and designers through events and activities on the island of Ireland and internationally. ID2015 aims to foster dialogue and collaboration. By encouraging investment in design as a key component of competitiveness and innovation, the overall objective of the initiative is to sustain and grow employment opportunities and sales and export potential for the Irish design sector into the future. View the programme >>
Designersblock is pleased to support the promotion of Ireland’s inaugural presence at Milan Design Week. Presented by Irish Design 2015 (ID2015), Liminal – Irish design at the threshold is the flagship exhibition for an exciting year-long initiative backed by the Irish government exploring, promoting and celebrating Irish design throughout Ireland and internationally.For further press information, please contact Sandford PR – firstname.lastname@example.orgLiminal – Irish design at the threshold Liminal – Irish design at the threshold features over 20 designers, companies and studios involved in collaborations across disciplines, and presents them for the first time in Milan. Presenting a pivotal chapter in Irish design, Liminal explores, identifies and showcases Irish creativity, and how designers, companies and studios are moving across the disciplinary boundaries and the limits of what design was, into what design can become.
Vetraio Opificio 31 via Tortona 31 Milan 20144 Opening Hours: Tuesday 14th to Sunday 19th April, open 10.00 to 20.00 Press preview: Monday 13th April 15.00 to 20.00 with Cocktails 18.00-20.00 Participating exhibitors Andrew Ludick – collaborating with Ceadogán Rugs Cathal Loughnane – collaborating with Peter Sheehan Claire-Anne O’Brien Derek Wilson Designgoat – collaborating with chef Katie Sanderson Design Partners – collaborating with clients SEEDlabs, Calor, Terraillion and Le Creuset Garrett Pitcher, Indigo & Cloth – collaborating with Designgoat Grafton Architects – collaborating with Graphic Relief Mourne Textiles – collaborating with Notion Perch – collaborating with Thomas Montgomery and Labofa Rothschild and Bickers Smart Wall Paint Snug Studio AAD – Commissioned to develop a visual narrative of Irish Design Studio PSK – collaborating with MCor Technologies, FabLab Limerick and Fintan O’Toole Think & Son – collaborating with Seymour’s biscuits Zero-G