DESIGN DISTRICT HELSINKI - OVER ONE HUNDRED SPECIALTY STORES, ONE PASSION
Discover Helsinki and get to know the Design District Helsinki members! Come make fantastic purchases at specialty shops!
LATE NIGHT SHOPPING ON HELSINKI DAY 12.6.2013
The boutiques and galleries of Design District are open longer than usually during Late Night Shopping on 12.6. Opening parties, music, workshops and much more is happening. Take advantage of the great chance to meet the designers and artists, experience urban atmosphere and enjoy shopping, great offers and happy events at Design District Helsinki!
Artek, design by katri/n, IVANAhelsinki, Miun, Paloni and many more Design District members are taking part in the event.
READ MORE ABOUT THE EVENTS HERE!
MIDSUMMER MAGICS 13.06.2013 at 5pm to 7pm
On Thursday 13.6 we´ll enjoy the atmosphere of Juhannus spells when Aila Nieminen from Seurasaarisäätiö will tell us the secrets of Juhannus spells at 5pm tp 7pm.
During the evening professional violinist Pauliina Pajala will entertain us with folk music, whit some delicious summer treats and wine. During the evening all Midsummer dresses are -15%
TIINA PESONEN, Weaves-paintings, 220.127.116.113
To find motives is sometimes challenging. The best is if they just pop up. In 2012 I focused on practicing on two issues – to create space and to make compositions with limited colors. On one cold winter day I started to paint my mother’s grandmother’s kitchen. These two paintings could be combined as one as they are connected by a carpet. Read more: Facebook / Taidesalonki Piirto
MIFUKO EVENING AT IVANA HELSINKI 29.5.2013 at 18-20
Mifuko means pocket in swahili language. Mifuko is a design company, which co-operates with several small artisan workshops in Kenya. Products, bags, home ware and jewelry, are made partly of recycled materials such as tyre inner tubes, men´s shirts and scrap metal. Each product combines traditional African handcraft techniques with Scandinavian design.
On Wednesday 29th of May Mifuko Ltd's founders Minna Impiö and Mari Martikainen share their story at 18-20. Both are graduates of Aalto University, Helsinki, and worked previously in many variations in design field.
During the evening we will enjoy for Double Bass player Juho Martikainen playing, with some snacks and wine.
Mifuko Pop Up 27.5.-15.6.2013
Life Art Oy
Finnish Graphics for You and Your Friends.
Image: Kuva: E. Vuorinen
Johan Vestin - Works 15.5. - 2.6.2013
In the Greek mythology the cosmic order and the earth Gaia was born in the mouth of Chaos. According to the myth, this endlessly deep and dark gap still exists under the surface of the earth. The myth differentiates and names that which is infinite and vague. Fine art has continued this tradition by giving concrete form to the things that would otherwise stay as hardly understandable feelings or thoughts. Read more
DESIGN DISTRICT MARKET 18.5.2013 11am-5pm
Erottajankatu 7, Helsinki
Discover great finds at Design District Market! Fashion, jewellery, design items, art and much more for sale from the members of Design District Helsinki. Welcome! More information at Facebook
Design District Market is supported by: City of Helsinki Cultural Office
Aarrekid, Anna Heino - Design Jewellery, ArtGlassCenter, Artisaani, Claes Nyström, EDEL City, Everyday Design, Johanna Gullichsen Textile Craft & Design, Katariina Souri, Kauniste, Kehrä Itämeri Shop, Liike, Limbo Boutique, Lokal, Lumi, Marita Huurinainen Showroom /Shop, Napa & Paja, OVVN/MOIMOI, Paloni, Private Case, Rööperin Taidesalonki, SHOP DesiPeli Helsinki, Sokos Hotel Albert / Papa Albert, Solo Sokos Hotel Aleksanteri / Olipa kerran, titiMadam
Ivana Helsinki & Restaurant Day
IVANA HELSINKI & RESTAURANT DAY
On Saturday 18.5.2013 at 12-16
Ivana Helsinki flagship store will rise a Pop up –grill for one day.
In honor of spring we are grilling delicious vegetarian food at Uudenmaankatu - Come and enjoy the food and drink. And discover some trico pieces with special prises.
Uusimaa Street 15
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