Several new initiatives and highlights (xecrpts from the DDD2013 website).
1. The Crafts Council, internationally known as the British Crafts Council will bring a group of contemporary craft makers, gallery owners and educators to Design Days Dubai.
2. Taksheel, in collaboration with Design Days Dubai sponsor Van Cleef & Arpels invited artists and designers resident in all the Gulf Corporation Council (GCC) to submit works towards a competition interpreting a concept that has intrigued artists, writers and philosophers for centuries - 'Metamorphosis'.
3. The online catalogue for Design Days Dubai is a quick and informative guide on the fair's highlights, featuring the participating galleries and some of the exquisite design pieces on show - from iconic 20th century design pieces to the contemporary design of today.
Many more unique design pieces await our visitors at Design Days Dubai 2013!
Photo credit: Designer:RolfSachs, represented by Gallery Libby SellersTitle:‘Weighing Up The Competition’Object:Sculpture (chess board)Material:Black enamel, brass, teak and eltSize:2.2 cm (h) x 56 cm (w) x 56 cm (d)Year o origin:2012