ADDICTED TO DESIGN: YODEX 2007

06 May 2007
Taipei (Taiwan) - Addicted to design? Wanna get first-hand design information? Established in 1982, Young Designers' Exhibition (YODEX) has become one of the largest design fairs of its kind, featuring talented works created by graduates of design colleges all over the world.
Taipei (Taiwan) -
Addicted to design?
Wanna get first-hand design information?


Established in 1982, Young Designers' Exhibition (YODEX) has become one of the largest design fairs of its kind, featuring talented works created by graduates of design colleges all over the world. This year, 2007 YODEX will be held at the Taipei World Trade Center (TWTC) in Taiwan, from 17-20 May 2007. Opening ceremonis take place at 10:30 on 17 May 2007.

2007 YODEX will see an exciting mix of up-and-coming young designers from 44 universities and 70 colleges in Taiwan and 12 design schools from Australia, Hong Kong, Italy, New Zealand, the United Kingdom and the United States. In addition to the exhibition, Taiwan Design Center will present a series of events, including YODEX Graffiti Party, 2007 Young Designers' Competition and 2007 YODEX Interior Design Competition. 2007 YODEX offers a great opportunity to see the best designs of young designers.

The event is organised under the supervision of the Industrial Development Bureau (MOEA) by the Taiwan Design Cente and the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA). Yodex is sponsored by the National Palace Museum, Tsann Kuen Group, MUJI and Bacardi Limited (Taiwan Branch).  

Events:
2007 YODEX Graffiti Wall
YODEX Graffiti Party: 18 May 2007, 2:00pm Area B (next to YODEX main stage)

2007 Young Designers' Competition
Award Ceremony: 20 May 2007, 2:00pm Area A, YODEX main stage

2007 YODEX Interior Design Competition
Award Ceremony: 20 May 2007, 2:00pm Area A, YODEX main stage  

Exhibition Info:
Opening Hours: 17-20 May 2007, 9:00-17:00

Venue: Taipei World Trade Center (TWTC), Exhibition Hall 1, Taipei, Taiwan (No. 5, Hsin-Yi Rd., Sec. 5, Taipei, Taiwan)

Admission: The exhibition is open to the public aged over 12 yrs old
Adults: NT$200 / pp, Student & Groups: NT$150 / pp

Opening Ceremony: 17 May 2007, 10:30 (RSVP)



For further information please contact:

Ms. Chun Peng
Taiwan Design Center
3F, Bldg.G, 3-1 Park Street
Nangang Taipei 115
Taipei, Taiwan
T: +886 2 26558199 x 162
E:  


About the Taiwan Design Center
Taiwan Design Center (TDC) is a national design center established in 2004 with the support of the Industrial Development Bureau, Taiwan. It formerly operated under the name of Design Promotion Center under the Taiwan External Trade Development Council (TAITRA) and has promoted design since the 1970s. Within the Taiwan national policy Challenge 2008: National Development Plan , an expanded organisation facilitates Taiwan Design Center as a multi-functional platform of comprehensive services for the creative design development. TDC is an Associate Member of Icograda. www.tdc.org.tw