in the heart of design week

The biggest design event in Northern Europe returns to Eindhoven between October 22-30. With its heart on Strijp-S, Dutch Design Week will offer plenty to see and do around and at AREA51. Below you will find the activities and  
The Last Minute Exhibition
We are proud to host an exhibition completely curated by our local community. Descend into the tunnel underneath our park and discover the photographic and graphic works of 5 talented artists who also happened to be our regular visitors.
On display: 
Squeeze III
Amsterdam-based composer & visual artist Jesper Vervoort also known as “Jespfur” uses composition drafts & mixed media as a subconscious angle for narrative and introspection with his series “Squeeze”. The AV collage shows thought patterns and a response to its consciousness. Being retrieved at various
points along its playtime. This installation is for view only during DDW having several details hung up in the basement.
Throwback Classics DDW Pop-Up Store
Enjoy digging through carefully pre-selected vintage items. Find the Throwback Classics’ Pop-Up store in our multi-room on the first floor. More info here
FONTYS TCL Trend Exhibition & Trend tours 
The study program Trend Research & Concept Creation in Lifestyle is on the crossing line of design, creativity and futures. During the Dutch Design Week, they will take you on a guided tours through possible futures with a starting point in our café on the first floor. 
STRP x Liam Young – Choreographic Camouflage
A performative film by speculative architect and director Liam Young will be screened in the dance studio on the ground floor.