Zoom meeting about the "Designers in Residence" program in Pforzheim
International Office of AFAD points out program "Designers in Residence," which is an international design scholarship of the city of Pforzheim in cooperation with Pforzheim University and the Design-Center Baden Württemberg, granted to young design artists from the fields of jewelry, fashion, accessory, industrial and graphic and other areas of design. Join the webinar to learn more.
*** Opportunity for designers with completed university education up to 35 years of age or no more than 2 years after graduation ***
online webinar: Zoom link
November 8, 2023 from 4 p.m. CET
“Designers in Residence” invites young international designers to Pforzheim
"Designers in Residence" is an international design scholarship of the city of Pforzheim in cooperation with Pforzheim University and the Design-Center Baden Württemberg, granted to young design artists from the fields of jewelry, fashion, accessory, industrial and graphic and other areas of design. Three designers are invited to work on their projects from April 1 to June 30 2024 at EMMA Creative Center, the central platform for creative people in Pforzheim. The town of Pforzheim is characterized by an active creative scene which is focused on the area of design. The faculty of design at the Pforzheim University of Applied Sciences has established Pforzheim as a university town with an international reputation. "Designers in Residence" scholarship program counts with the generous support of Sparkasse Pforzheim Calw, C. Hafner, Rotary Club Pforzheim-Schlossberg and yellow design.
What does the scholarship include?
The scholarship is fully funded and includes use of fully equipped workshop workplaces and co-working spaces in the EMMA Creative Center and free accommodation for the period from April 1 to June 30, 2024. In addition, each scholarship holder will receive a monthly support of 1,000 euros together with travel costs. A special allowance will be made available for material costs. The results of the scholarship will be presented in an exhibition at the EMMA Creative Center.
- Louise Bennetts, Fashion designer, researcher, lecturer MA Fashion Royal College of Art, London
- Romin Heide, Product designer, Verband Deutscher Industrie Designer e.V., Berlin
- Jiro Kamata, Jewellery artist, Munich
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