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Design Campus Dresden

(c) SKD, Phtograph by Oliver Killig

(c) SKD, Phtograph by Oliver Killig

The first season of the School of Utopias” ended on 28 August 2021: 6 weeks with 60 utopists from all over the world!
Food for thought on Design & Democracy” to share with our amazing participants, tutors and volunteers!

Stay tuned for next year’s program, out soon.

Design Campus 

The DESIGN CAMPUS is a curatorial-driven, interdisciplinary, and future-oriented platform for rethinking the world’s biggest questions through design practices and culture.

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Each year, as part of its six-week summer school program, the DESIGN CAMPUS offers a series of one-week workshops, led by world-renowned creative professionals. The school is open to anyone with an inquisitive mind and a burning desire to change the world by design.

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Design Campus Summer School, 
Class 2021 – Design & Democracy
Weekly workshops, lectures, talks, guided tours, exhibitions and fun 


Summer 2021
18/07/2021 – 28/08/2021
Applications open on 01/03/2021


Staatliche Kunstsammlungen Dresden
Pillnitz Palace & Park
Dresden, Germany


Curious, restless, dreamer of better places, creative, fearless, social, collaborative, interested, engaged, inquisitive, designer, architect, artist, scientist, curator, journalist, engineer, developer, photographer, filmmaker, skilled students, recent graduates or young-professionals, open-minded people: welcome!


Great chance to think and dream big, with like-minded people, learn new skills, get involved in future projects in the museum, its environs, and its network, and perhaps change the world by design.


Applications open on March 1st.
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