The exhibition component involves showcasing the work of emerging designers practicing in India, to facilitate the reading of prevailing trends across various design based creative industries. Never easy to comprehend, the design story of a culture at any given moment, is perhaps best understood by looking at young design practices. Therefore, Annual Design X Design 20under35 Exhibition, by sharing the philosophies, working methods and future aspirations of the twenty shortlisted designers under the age of thirty five, aims to raise levels of appreciation, foster cross connections and inform the journeys ahead. Design X Design in partnership with Alliance Francaise de Delhi (venue/ event partner) and Audacity (domain partner) presents the exhibition as a flagship event every winter.
+ ‘Is Indian design recognizable?’
+ ‘Is there a vision guiding it?’
+ ‘Can tradition and modernity, continuity and change co-existing it?’
+ ‘Is it culturally relevant?’
By looking at the work of young upcoming designers, year after year, at the Annual Design X Design 20under35 Exhibition.
Get to know the design philosophies, working methods and future aspirations of the 20 shortlisted design practices under the age of 35.
Do a reading of the emerging trends across various design based creative communities in the country
Communicate with the society about the role of designers -as makers of cultures and civilizations.