The art of planning or drawing with the purpose of showing the looks and function or workings of a building, garment, or object before it is built or made, is the art of designing.
This upcoming march, one of the activities in Costa Rica will be a celebration for this art. Around 14 designers are gathering together to express their creativity, to interchange experiences, share knowledge and learn about Costa Rica culture through art. We will find professionals from different design branches such as graphic, industrial, fashion, digital, interior, advertising, and architecture, among others
This second edition expects renowned designers from all over the world. According to the organizers, the experts who confirmed were: Karim Rashid, from Egypt, one of the most known designers in the world; Stefan Sagmeister, from USA, a graphic designer who has worked for renowned artists such as Rolling Stones and Aerosmith; David Droga, from Australia, recognized for his agency, leader of a new wave of the 21st century of advertising and communication companies; Eduardo del Fraile, from Spain, a graphic designer specialized in corporate identity, packaging and the design of books; Benjamin Gracia Saxe, a Costa Rican architecture, recognized for winning several awards on excellence; Carlos Arguello, a Guatemalan graphic and digital designer, noted for his outstanding performance as a Hollywood animator; and Ji Lee, from Corea, Facebook’s creative Director, who also worked for Google.
This event is full of excitement and wonderfulness, which makes the FIDCR (Festival Internacional de Diseno Costa Rica) to expect around 1700 people, as last years edition, or even more. The festival is going to take place at the Antigua Aduana, from March 1st to 3rd. and tickets go on sale in late November
This opportunity to interchange ideas and experiences with world-renowned professionals is unique. This festival aims to become a space where art can unite us.
Plus, you will find conferences, workshops and exhibitions of the international guests.
This show is one of the best travel deals to Costa Rica if you are an art lover or you just want to experience something different.
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