NEWSText: Ayumi Yakura


The TOKYO DESIGN WEEK 2016 (TDW) will be held from October 26th to November 7th, 2016 at Meiji Jingu Gaien Mae, Tokyo. TDW creative festival is an event that brings together over 700 exhibitors, from top creators to businesses, young creators and students, transcending the genres of design, art, music, and fashion.

Over 100,000 highly-discerning consumers, sensitive users, and other visitors come to TDW from all over the world in search of a more creative lifestyle. From business matching across industries to new discoveries from direct communication with users, encounters and business chances that can’t be found anywhere else can be found at TDW.

This year’s main content is “AirTent Exhibition“. With the inside visible from all 360 degrees, at night the transparent AirTent transforms into a magical space. Enjoy over 30 different types of creative content. And, on weekends and holidays, music from morning until night. There will be all kinds of parties on weekdays.

On week end and public holidays, outdoor live music event “J-WAVE Fes.” & “Ringo Fes” will be held in the venue.

Date: Former / October 26th – 31st, 2016

    Latter / November 2nd – 7th, 2016

Opening hours: 11:00-21:00 (Till 20:00 on last day)

Place: Meiji Jingu Gaien Mae (Central Venue)

Address: 2-3 Kasumigaoka, Shinjuku-ku, Tokyo

Admission: 2,500 yen

Text: Ayumi Yakura

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