Gwangju Design Biennale

South Korea
18 September-4 November 2009
www.gwangju-biennale.org

The third edition of the Gwangju Design Biennale is titled “The Clue”, looking at the design aspects of “clothing, eating, living, enlightening and enjoying”. Each of these five areas has its own exhibition, exploring local design traditions within an international context. Participants of the third Gwangju Design Biennale include Japanese fashion designer Issey Miyake, Korean filmmaker Kim Ki-duk and Iran-born architect Mohsen Mostafavi, dean of the Harvard Graduate School of Design.

This article was published in The Art Newspaper, September 2009