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BOOTCAMP Training Program
Bootcamp is an intensive 3-month training program, built from the ground up and on global best practices to bring together designers. Developers and business people who want to create or join successful mobile or web businesses in Lebanon.
Hamra, Hamra Street +961 1 742 582 www.f6s.com/ bootcampprogramround1
BOKJA Furniture Design
STARTUP IDEATION MEETS DESIGN THINKING 04 June, 4pm-6pm
Bokja is an internationally renowned surface fabrication studio with a passion for rejecting traditional rules in order to develop its unique aesthetic, inspire dialogue and debate, create a space to dream, and to curate and art-direct cultures.
Saifi Village, Mukhallasiya Street +961 1 975 576 www.bokjadesign.com
C BY CYNTHIA Bag Design
CREATIVE SPACE BEIRUT Fashion Design Mar Mikhael, Armenia Street +961 1 560 583 www.creativespacebeirut.com
BOKJA BLOCK PARTY Bokja aims to explore the notion of a surface as a second skin. The practice will turn to its extensive knowledge and archive of world textiles to produce playful and unexpected objects and visuals. Join us in the Bokja Garden for the exhibition as well as delicious drinks and dancing! BOKJA BLOCK PARTY 01 June, 6pm-10pm
The “C by Cynthia” bags translate a vision of women, focusing on the working mom and the housewives who live in a busy environment, always seeking practicality. Bags, clutches, totes, buckets, and travel bags should all be trendy and practical.
Gemmayzeh, Mar Maroun Street +961 1 585 758 www.cbycynthia.com
STARTUP IDEATION MEETS DESIGN THINKING Engage in a creative process that allows them to generate, filter, and communicate startup ideas, and to help them in the process of applying to various business competition, especially the new Bootcamp program recently launched by AltCity.
NEW COLLECTION LAUNCH Visit C by Cynthia store in Gemmayzeh and check out their new collection of handbags that translates her vision on women, who live in a busy environment, always seeking practicality.
NEW COLLECTION LAUNCH 02 June, 6pm-10pm
Creative Space Beirut (CSB) is a free educational program in fashion design which aims to inspire and empower youth from various socio-economic backgrounds who lack needed opportunities to pursue their creative aspirations.
ATELIER LAUNCH AND STUDENTS’ EXHIBITION CSB are launching their joint atelier with an exhibition of student’s designs which are the results of a unique subtraction cutting workshop with London designer Julian Roberts in collaboration with the British Council and debut of CSB’s ready-to-wear brand of versatile garments. ATELIER LAUNCH AND STUDENTS’ EXHIBITION 05 June, 6pm-10pm
An overview of more than 160 events that took place during BDW15.