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Exhibition Program

Location : Biennale Exhibition Halls 1 ~ 4

Main Exhibition 1 / Futures of the past

Imagination about Today, Lessons from Past, Hope of Today and Uncertainty of Today

Main Exhibition 2 / Design! the Future

Design is the force that changes the world.

  • Smart Object
  • Smart House and City
  • Connected Community
  • Smart Healthcare
  • Mobility in the Future
  • Connected Shopping
  • Sustainable Energy Life

Main Exhibition 3 / Startup the Future

Starting a business involves many difficulties but is filled with pleasant potentials.

Main Exhibition 4 / Asia_The Future

Exhibition Concept : Asian Design Unveiled

Special Exhibition

Location : Gwangju Museum of Art(Special Exhibition 1), Gwangju Shinsegae Department(Special Exhibition 2)

Special Exhibition 1 / The 4th Media Art

Exhibition of Virtual Reality and Augmented Reality Related Media Art.

Special Exhibition 2 / Top 50 Korean- Representative design EXhibition

Signature Project

Location : Gwangju Museum of Art


Special Project Commemorating 2017 Gwangju Design Biennale and Korea-England Mutual Exchange Year

Design Business

Location : Biennale Exhibition Halls 5(Design Fair), The Asia Cultural Center(Business Lounge)

Design Fair / Ten Years After, New Normal

New Normal _ Where to? / The Air We Breathe / Exhibition and sales of design products

Business Lounge

Design Business / Design Promotion / Design Lounge / Event&Program

Venture Mining Festival(Sept.13~14, 2017 / Hana Finance & Investment Headquarter (Yeoido))

Discovery of competent venture companies and matching them with investors

International Academic Forum

Location : The Asia Cultural Center Conference Hall

Forum 1 : ‘Future Forecast : Technological Advancement and Innovation’

Forum 2 : ‘Design for Future Society’

Opening Symposium

International symposiums in connection to Design Biennale

Participation & Event

Location : City of Gwangju(Service Design Project, Design Spot), Biennale Exhibition Halls(Interactive (Visit) Program · Event)

Service Design Project

Omae! Gwangju: Interactive (Visit) Program

Design Spot