open programme

Open Programme is a chance to show your projects at the Festival. From 2018, recruitment is directed not only to institutions, curators, artists and designers, but olso to design studios and companies. Registration of participation is possible throughout the whole year, but the submission of works to 2023 edition of the Łódź Design Festival is possible until the 15th of February 2023.

Open Programme is a place for interesting, original activities that will enrich the festival program, here you can submit such activities as:
exibition in Festival Centre

  • interactive installation in Festival Centre or other location in the city (museums, galleries, showrooms, and other cultural institutions )
  • artistic installation in urban space
  • product premiere (presentation with interactive elements)
  • presentation of solutions responding to specific social problems
  • workshops
  • lectures
  • urban activities (tours and theme walks, plays, outdoor screenings of films)
  • contests
  • other creatives activities, which the organizers did not come up with, but perhaps you :)

The received applications will be evaluated by the program team, and selected projects will be presented free of charge during the festival. The application should contain:

  • In the case of an exhibition or art installation:
    - description of the exhibition concept with an indication of the number of objects presented (visualizations are welcome)
    - photos or links to the presented objects
    - demand for exhibition space
    - technical specification and installation conditions
  • In the case of a lecture, workshop and other forms:
    - indication of the subject matter and substantive description
    - the need for equipment necessary to carry out the activity
    - additional information (number of participants - workshop/lecture/walks)

Please include the above information in the application form below.