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June 2018

S P A C E || Book of You

14 June - 18 September

IN THIS WEEKLONG conversation salon, we will share 7 prompts that you can apply right away to become more self-aware. You will be part of a small circle of others also participating in the online experience, and that's where you can share your replies. This is how we build spaces for you to interconnect with new and different others and talk together about the shared experiences we all have. See what making space might reveal to you... about you. Free…

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Then & Now

24 June @ 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Kahvila, Kattilakoski Culture Cooperative
Kärsämäki, Finland

DK and friends are together hosting a series of conversation salons in Kärsämäki, Finland, on the conversation topic, 'Then & Now.' Can we preserve an old way of life, or parts of it, as we move forward in time? How do we define 'progress?' What is important to keep, and how do we determine what's okay to let go? What's 'culture?' What is 'preservation?' What legacies do we want to leave for future generations, and what have we learned from past…

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July 2018

Atelier S P A C E || Kärsämäki

21 July @ 10:30 am - 4:30 pm
Kärsämäki, Finland

MAKE A ZINE with just eight people. Meet new people. Make a publication. Short, sweet, and on the spot. Join us at Atelier S P A C E || Kärsämäki.  DESIGN KOMPANY are hosting a popup workshop, Atelier S P A C E, at Kärsämäki in Finland. This is a zinemaking atelier. It will kick off on 21 July, which is International Zine Day. This is a family friendly event. A zine is a short collection of images and words…

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August 2018

The Book of Songs

4 August @ 8:00 am - 5 August @ 5:00 pm
Oulun juhlaviikot on seitsemän festivaalin Oulu, Finland

Drawing for the ‘Book of Songs’ to live jazz, Siem Reap TO TIE IN with Oulun juhlaviikot on seitsemän festivaalin (the summer festival in Oulu), DK will make a popup installation of zines, drawings, and cutouts. This is part of an international series, The Book of Songs. DK draws to live music, especially jazz, in cities like New York, San Francisco, Bangkok, Tokyo, and Kuala Lumpur. The upcoming pieces to be shared will be made from a collection in KL at…

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A minimalist approach

6 August @ 8:00 am - 26 October @ 5:00 pm

'What you think you become.' —Buddha 'When you change the way you look at things, the things you look at change.' —Max Planck 'Less is more. —Design adage 'Focus on a small number of things; do them really well; and leave yourself margin in your schedule for recharging and curiosity. It’s possible to be both happy and impressive, if you know what you’re doing... A simple, carefully curated, minimalist digital life is not a rejection of technology or a reactionary…

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September 2018

New zine, S P A C E || ‘Slow Moment’

1 September
Kärsämäki, Finland

Pre-order here.

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2 September @ 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
VCR KL, Malaysia

ORIGIN: 'What is fromness?' is inspired by 'Ask me where I'm local' by Taiye Selasi: 'When someone asks you where you're from … do you sometimes not know how to answer?' Selasi speaks for "multi-local" people. In other words, people who feel at home in the town where they grew up, the city they live now and maybe another place or two. How can I come from a country?, she asks. How can a human being come from a concept?'…

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November 2018

New zine: S P A C E || Aarhus

1 November

This is an exclusive issue of the limited-edition issue the zine, S P A C E || Aarhus. It's only for members of our online community, S P A C E. Learn more about all projects in S P A C E and how to become a member.

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An atelier is a workshop or studio used by an artist or designer. Design Kompany’s ateliers are hosted by Akira Morita and Dipika Kohli.

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