Pécs is a creative and livable city. A significant center of creative industry, its impact goes beyond the borders of the country and has international visibility. The Chamber of Commerce and Industry of Pécs-Baranya, the Faculty of Music and Visual Arts University of Pécs, the Cultural Creative Industry Cluster and creative industry businesses have been cooperating, strengthening and helping each other for years. Traditionally the DesignPécs event will be held as part of their initiative and jointly organized by them in fall 2017.
DesignPécs – which is the official part of the Design Week Budapest event this year again – programs aim to familiarize the public with the region‘s outstanding creative industry sectors and the University of Pécs art and design workshop to introduce the local design resources and the multitude of opportunities.
In the past few years venues maintained by the city, university researchers and academics, students and more than 30 companies have come together to present the Design of the South: fashion, glove industry, organ production, applied art, jewelry, architecture and furnishing, 3D technologies and their possibilities, vehicle manufacturing and design, craft products, audiovisual technologies - film and video.
During DesignPécs Week technological, architectural, fine art design exhibitions, fashion shows, open design labs, seminars, trainings, workshops, design fairs, forums, roundtable discussions and concerts waiting for those interested.