Annual report 2018

NARRATIVE REPORT 2018 The year of 2018 has been an important transformative period where we focussed on the professionalization of our organization and moved to a new unique location in Birzeit, from where our dreams could emerge.  (more…)

Disarming Design at Octagon Gallery, London

Disarming Design at the Exhibition Moving Objects: Stories of Displacement at the Octagon Gallery, London Discover the stories of people, animals and objects in exile, as told by refugees and researchers in London and the Middle East. Today, around 68.5 million refugees, asylum seekers and internally displaced people are trapped in a state of temporary permanence across the world. This free exhibition draws together [...]

CROWDFUND CAMPAIGN SUCCEEDED!

We cannot describe our gratitude to the collective impact of the donations to our crowdfundcampaign. We have reached 125% of our aimed budget, which is more then we expected. Besides the possibilities this offers, it is also a very heartwarming and motivating experience. This has moved us deeply. (more…)

ISTANBUL DESIGN BIENNIAL, STAYING ALIVE

‘STAYING ALIVE’ PARTICIPATION IN EXHBITION 4TH ISTANBUL DESIGN BIENNIAL 'SCHOOL OF SCHOOLS' 22 SEPTEMBER - 4 NOVEMBER 2018 As part of the 4th Istanbul Design Biennial, Disarming Design was invited by design collective SulSolSal (Hannes Bernard & Guido Giglio) to take part in their exhibition STAYING ALIVE. (more…)

REHOGAR, OPEN DESIGN AND RE-USE, BARCELONA

REHOGAR X, Arts Factory and contemporary Art Centre of Barcelona 22 september – 28 october 2018 REHOGAR is a collective exhibition and annual gathering about open design and reuse/upcycling as tools for social transformation, where the use of resources, respect for people and the environment are key issues. (more…)