São Paulo Design Weekend 2013
Avenida Vinte e Três de Maio, 149-165 - República, São Paulo, 01316-060, Brazil, São Paulo, Brazil
Brazil is definitively inserted on the international Design Festivals circuit! Inspired by the MILANO DESIGN WEEK and LONDON DESIGN FESTIVAL, DESIGN WEEKEND – DW! was held for the first time in São Paulo´s city, from August 23 to 26, 2012. The DW! was conceptualized by Lauro Andrade, the director of the SUMMIT PROMO, curated by Pedro Ariel, director of the Brazilian leading home and design magazine CASA CLAUDIA and had as official Media Partner, the ABRIL MÍDIA. It was comprised of a set of more than 360 independent and simultaneously events, organized and held by dozens of partners and integrated into the Official Program, publicized by the organizers of the DW!. Public and private activities at DW! were promoted in strategic points of the city of São Paulo, such as Museums, Galleries, Studios, Stores, Parks, Public Squares, NGOs, and others. DW! was born as the largest international event of its kind in Latin America, and intends to be one of the top worldwide Festivals next 3 years. The 2013 edition will be held from August 15th to 18th.