- Kuala Lumpur Design Week coming up in September

August 07, 2011 (PRLEAP.COM) Travel News
Emerging talents in the creative sphere will come together for Kuala Lumpur Design Week from September 16th to 25th 2011.
With the tagline 'Reaching for the Stars', the event aims to find people with the passion and skill to help Malaysia make an impression on the global stage in terms of design.
The organisers explained that experts from around the globe will share their abilities with eager beginners, with several awards due to be handed out to talents who excel.
In a statement, they added: "The festival is to instil, stimulate and magnify our country's creative productivity by providing the latest information, knowledge and experience through a series of educational symposia and exhibition experience series."
Over the course of the week, events will take place in several venues across the city, such as the Kuala Lumpur Convention Centre, Fahrenheit88 and Lake Garden.
Individual prices and timings have yet to be announced.
There are sure to be plenty of creative surprises in store for visitors, as last year's edition kicked off with the unveiling of two enormous origami tigers created by Chris Bosse. features a vast selection of Kuala Lumpur hotels that may appeal to design enthusiasts, including the Sunway Lagoon Resort Hotel.
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