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IDK Design Thinking Workshop: Materials Inspired by Nature
3/F Exhibition Area, 7 Mallory Street, Wan Chai, Hong Kong
10 August 2019 2:30pm - 5:30pm
Organized by Hong Kong Design Centre - Design Spectrum
Seminar or Talk Arts & Culture







Ever wonder how you can innovate with Design Thinking? In this workshop, you can learn from Institute of Design Knowledge (IDK) the problem-solving approach and explore new material possibilities via co-design process.


10.08.2019 / 2:30pm – 5:30pm @ 3F Exhibition Area
No. of Participant :20
Format: Short lectures & group exercises
Target:Designers, students and people interested in Materials and Design 

Free of charge | Registration on a first-come-first-served basis


Design Spectrum x IDK Design Thinking Workshop Series
The workshop series aims to explore the inspirations brought by visionaries behind Design Spectrum’s concurrent exhibitions, and to re-discover the connections between Design, Creativity and Innovation.


About Institute of Design Knowledge (IDK)

The Institute of Design Knowledge (IDK) imparts design knowledge and innovation training to enhance the competitiveness of local industries by exploring, developing and sustaining innovative approaches in the workplace.




About the Exhibition - Material Modernity: Incredible Bamboo, Paper & Wood

"MATERIAL MODERNITY: INCREDIBLE BAMBOO, PAPER & WOOD" is the debut exhibition of Design Spectrum to be grandly opened on 19 Jul at 7 Mallory Street. The exhibition leads visitors to look at the visual culture and language of Asian design through material innovation. The ninety projects on display in this exhibition span the continents and the exhibition provided a great opportunity for design lovers to observe that many designers nevertheless cling to their ethnic identities and cultural distinctiveness. This exhibition will also feature various of events including workshops and designer sharing! Don’t miss the chance and join us to get the hands-on experience!

Date: 19.07.2019 – 08.09.2019

Time: 10:00 – 20:00 (Mon to Sun)

Venue: 3/F, 7 Mallory Street, Wan Chai, Hong Kong

Free admission


About Design Spectrum

Design Spectrum is a new initiative by Hong Kong Design Centre (HKDC) to foster a good design culture in the community. Located in a revitalised cluster of Grade 2 historic buildings at 7 Mallory Street, Wan Chai, Design Spectrum features year-round exhibitions, exchanges, design appreciation and other promotion programmes to cultivate a creative atmosphere, while nurturing local creative capital. It serves as a unique public face for HKDC to strengthen linkages with the community and partners locally, in other cities of the Greater Bay Area, ASEAN cities and overseas, and contributes towards creative and cultural tourism. 

About Hong Kong Design Centre

Hong Kong Design Centre (HKDC) is a non-governmental organisation, and was founded in 2001 as a strategic partner of the HKSAR Government in establishing Hong Kong as an international centre of design excellence in Asia. Our public mission is to promote wider and strategic use of design and design thinking to create business value and improve societal well-being, with the aim of advancing Hong Kong as an international design centre in Greater Bay Area and in Asia.

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