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Encouraging the Freedom of Creative Expression

Design Festa is a celebration of the arts at which anyone,regardless of age, nationality, talents or language can exhibit.

Serving as a platform for over 12,000 artists, designers, musicians, actors and more twice a year since its inception in 1994, Design Festa welcomes professionals and amateurs alike.

The single largest art festival in Asia, the combination of performances, international cuisine, artistic expression, enrichment, diversity and passion found at Design Festa is like that of no where else on earth.

Exhibit Forms

We offer 5 exhibition areas, all of which serve a great places for art.

Regular Lighting Booth Area

Our most popular area, perfect for the display and sale of accessories, artworks, figurines, or whatever else you desire! We offer a range of sizes, starting from 1.8m x 0.9m 1.62㎡ ( about 1 tatami mat) to 2.4m x 2.4m 5.76㎡ (about 3.5 tatami mats).

Dates Event Registration
May 12th and 13th, 2018 Design Festa vol.47 Event Over.
View Exhibitor Reports
August 4 and 5, 2018 Design Festa SUMMER 2018 May 7th (Monday) 12: 00 ~ Add-on Exhibitor Registration has started!
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November 10th and 11th, 2018 Design Festa vol.48 Application begins from 12 o’clock on Friday, June 1, 2018.
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Low Light Booth Area

This area is the same as the normal booth area, but with dimmed lighting, making it perfect for exhibitions that use lights to set the atmosphere or artworks that glow. The sizes offered are the same as the normal booth area, ranging from 1.8m x 0.9m 1.62㎡( about 1 tatami mat) to 2.4m x 2.4m 5.76㎡(about 3.5 tatami mats).

Date Event Registration
May 12th and 13th, 2018 Design Festa vol.47 Event Over.
View Exhibitor Reports Here
August 4 and 5, 2018 Design Festa SUMMER 2018 Low Light Are not available.
November 10th and 11th, 2018 Design Festa vol.48 Registration begins at 12:00 pm on Friday,June 1,2018.
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My Spot Area

A new area designed for installations.
Depending on the size of the artwork, space can be add in units of 1㎡.

Date Event Registration
May 12th and 13th, 2018 Design Festa vol.47 My Spot not available
August 4th and 5th, 2018 Design Festa SUMMER 2018 Applications due Thursday, June 7,2018.

Details

November 10th and 11th, 2018 Design Festa vol.48 My Spot not available

Campus Booth

A new booth where schools can exhibit student artwork and introduce their various art related activities to prospective students and Design Festa attendees! A great way for prospective students to get a feel of the campus and its curriculum.

Date Event Registration
May 12th and 13th, 2018 Design Festa vol.47 Campus Booth not Available
August 4th and 5th, 2018 Design Festa SUMMER 2018 Applications due Thursday, June 7,2018.

Details

November 10th and 11th, 2018 Design Festa vol.48 Campus Booth not Available

Workshop Area

An area dedicated to interactive workshops.
In the 1.8m x 2m (about 2.2 tatami mats) space provided, exhibitors can create workshops that allow Design Festa attendees to create their own works of art, making it popular with children and adults alike.
While you can also exhibit and sell artworks here, you must hold a workshop in this area.

Date Event Registration
May 12th and 13th, 2018 Design Festa vol.47 Event Over.
View Exhibitor Reports
August 4th and 5th, 2018 Design Festa SUMMER 2018 We have started an additional exhibition application from May 7 (Monday)!
Click for details of workshop
November 10th and 11th, 2018 Design Festa vol.48 Registration begins at 12:00pm on Friday, June 1, 2018.
Details

Live Painting

In this area, artists create works of art on large canvases in full view of Design Festa attendees. A trademark of Design Festa, these paintings decorate the event space and make Design Festa the colorful event it is! We offer two sizes for our live paintings, the standard Live Painting (Height 2.1m x Width 3.6m) and our Super Sized Live Painting (Height 3.6m x Width 8m).
You may also sell artworks alongside your live painting.

Date Event Registration
May 12th and 13th, 2018 Design Festa vol.47 Event Over.
View Exhibitor Reports
August 4th and 5th, 2018 Design Festa SUMMER 2018 We have started an additional exhibition application from May 7 (Monday)!
Live Paint Details is
November 10th and 11th, 2018 Design Festa vol.48 Registration begins at 12:00pm on Friday, June 1, 2018.
Details

Show Space

One of Design Festa’s most popular attractions features a stage where music bands, dance numbers, and fashion shows are held.

Date Event Registration
May 12th and 13th, 2018 Design Festa vol.47 Event Over.
View Exhibitor Reports
August 4th and 5th, 2018 Design Festa SUMMER 2018 Applications due Thursday,June 7,2018.
Details
November 10th and 11th, 2018 Design Festa vol.48 Registration begins at 12:00pm on Friday, June 1, 2018.
Details

Performance Area

A new 3m x 5m space located outside designed for acoustic music and other types of performances.

Date Event Registration
May 12th and 13th, 2018 Design Festa vol.47 Recruitment is closed.
August 4 and 5, 2018 Design Festa SUMMER 2018 Performance Area not available.
November 10th and 11th, 2018 Design Festa vol.48 Registration begins from 12:00pm on Friday, June 1, 2018.
Details

Food Area

Sell your culinary creations as a café or food truck to the hungry patrons of Design Festa! In this area it’s not uncommon to see long lines of people waiting to sample sweets and other delectable foods.

Date Event Registration
May 12th and 13th, 2018 Design Festa vol.47 Event Over.
View Exhibitor Reports Here
August 4th and 5th, 2018 Design Festa SUMMER 2018 Applications due June 7,2018 Details.
November 10th and 11th, 2018 Design Festa vol.48 Registration begins at 12:00pm on Friday, June 1, 2018.