Know-How / Show-How
Summer School for Creative Thinking and Design Processes
29. 06 — 10.07.2015
Know-How / Show-How Summer School is an international program for creative thinking and design processes, which will be held from June 29 till July 10, 2015 in Sofia, Bulgaria.
The program is meant to support the development of young emerging designers and creatives interested in working in interdisciplinary manner with international professionals, educators and experts from the european's creative and educational community.
Through workshops, exhibitions, exploratory studies and lectures various questions and topics will be examined. How is our behavior shaped by our local environment? How to work together, and create a beneficial effect on society? Can we define a new role for artists and designers of the present and the future? A main objective of the project is to create an international network for collaboration between designers and other professionals, engaged with social and urban issues.
The program will be carried by a representative group of design and art professionals from all over Europe with extensive experience in education – Frans Oosterhof (NL), Lotte van Gelder (NL), Matthias Kreutze (D) & Jens Schildt (SE), Elisa van Joolen (NL), Ruby Hoette (AUS/NL), and Henk Groenendijk (NL). In close collaboration with local Bulgarian professionals and experts Creative shower, Transformatory Lab and Poststudio, the tutors will challenge the participants to think in a new way about the process of design.