Sunday, 15 November 2015

DesignFest Clonmel November 16 to21st, 2015


The first DesignFest Clonmel will take place from November 16-21st.

DesignFest is a brand new, week-long festival that celebrate the best of new media, arts and digital design. DesignFest Clonmel will offer students, business owners, families and anyone with an interest in new media the chance to meet the designers, the creators and the makers behind Ireland’s world-class design and technology industries.

www.designfest.ie

There will be free Irish Times Training seminars, including Twitter for Business with Conor Pope, to help you promote your business, family screenings of Oscar-nominated animation ‘Song of the Sea’ followed by a special concert by trad fusion band Kíla, a panel discussion with key game designers, educators, film-makers and visual artists, workshops for school-leavers and educators and the finale Night Lights Digital Trail, which will transform Clonmel town centre on November 21st with 14 video installations and artworks,featuring a new music and video show by Geppetto (frequent collaborator of R.S.A.G) on the landmark Main Guard.

This is a collaboration between LIT, Tipperary County Council, LEO and Clonmel Chamber of Commerce as part of Irish Design 2015, a year-long exploration of the value of design.

Most events are free, but ticketed- now booking at www.DesignFest.ie