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DESIGN PARCOURS EHRENFELD 2017

design parcours ehrenfeld is celebrating its 10th anniversary in 2017. Established with the aim of presenting the quarter's creative potential to an international audience, over the years, design parcours ehrenfeld has become one of PASSAGEN's biggest visitor magnets. more...

EMBRACING EXCHANGE

With Embracing Exchange, Dutch Design Exchange (DDX) from Maastricht and PASSAGEN are presenting the first contribution to Maken/Machen, the bilateral design project for Dutch-German cooperation. more...

ZET – CONFERENCE ON CRAFTS, EDUCATION AND DESIGN

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Which kind of new experiences and new interactions could occur when crafts, education and design perform outside their common practice? What kind of expansions could be obtained if those three areas are interacted within each other? Could crafts have a potential for our post-industrial era instead of being seen as a pre-industrial form of production? more...

"RÄUME KREATIV NUTZEN"

Handbuch Räume kreativ nutzen

Design Quartier Ehrenfeld DQE is part of a new publication from CREATIVE.NRW and wirtschaftsförderung metropoleruhr (wmr).

WEM GEHÖRT DIE STADT – BÜRGER IN BEWEGUNG

wem gehört die stadt

Anna Ditges documentary tells the story of Ehrenfeld's Helios area, where residents, investors, and politicians try to find a compromise solution for the future of their Quarter.

DESIGN PARCOURS EHRENFELD 2015

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For the 8th time, PASSAGEN and Design Quartier Ehrenfeld – DQE, present design parcours ehrenfeld. more...

DESIGNERS FAIR 2015

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Once again, DESIGNERS’ FAIR presents new products by young designers in the heart of Cologne’s Ehrenfeld design quarter. more...

INTERACTIVE DEVELOPERS | 23. – 25.5.2014

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DQE is part of this year's INTERACTIVE COLOGNE 2014! more...

TABUROPA – THE COLOGNE PERFORMANCES | 9. – 11.5.2014

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The international theatre-project TABUROPA tackles with cultural, historical and every-day taboos in Europe. more...

ILLU14 – ILLUSTRATORS FESTIVAL | 11. – 13.4.2014

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More than 50 professional illustrators present their work in the DQE-Halle.

DESIGN PARCOURS EHRENFELD | 13. – 19.1.2014

PASSAGEN and DQE present the 7th Design Parcours Ehrenfeld. An entire district is a stage for young design – a crossover of interior and fashion design, street art, architecture, and urban planning "from the roots up".

CITYLEAKS – THREE | 6. – 22.9.2013

In cooperation with Wuppertal art agency Art is just a four letter word Cologne gallery Ruttkowski;68 presents the exhibition Three at Ehrenfeld's DQE-Halle. more...

PLATINE 2013

DQE is again part of this years' PLATINE, Cologne's Festival for electronic art and alternative gaming. more...

PLAN14-PROLOG | 3. – 6.10.2013

plan14-prolog is taking place from 3rd to 6th October 2013 in DQE-Halle in Ehrenfeld, Cologne: a four-day, intensive course of events featuring excursions, project presentations, workshops, dialogues and discussions, open to anyone interested in current architectural and urban development topics or active in these fields themselves. more...

KISD DESIGNSHOW | 12. – 28.7.2013

The "KISD Designshow" presents this year's graduates from Köln International School of Design (KISD). more...

CITYLEAKS 2013 – TEASER

Find more information about the second edition of Cologne's Urban Art Festival CityLeaks here.

KATALYST FESTIVAL | 25. + 26.5.2013

The KATALYST FESTIVAL is a music and dance event inspired by 'architectural thinking tool', curated by MichaelDouglas Kollektiv. more...

MORE THAN DESIGN

In the course of the festival "PASSAGEN – Interior Design Week Köln" the exhibition documented the making of the joint entry ba Made in Şişhane and Design Quartier Ehrenfeld – DQE for the Istanbul Design Biennale 2012. more...

DESIGNERS FAIR | 14. – 20.1.2013

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For more information visit www.designersfair.de.

ISTANBUL DESIGN BIENNIAL / MORE THAN DESIGN!

more than design

By invitation of the Istanbul Design Biennial DQE and Made in Şişhane realized the workshop "More than Design!" with six German designers and German and Turkish students. The products are showcased in the exhibition course of the new Design Biennial in selected venues. more...

PLAN12 – ARCHITEKTUR BIENNALE KÖLN | 21. – 28.9.2012

Scenario liveable city – that is the motto of our 13th edition of plan and of the first edition we are organising as a biennial Biennale event. Among other things, the shift to a biennial rhythm has made it possible to introduce new formats for interventions on topics of architecture and urban development, such as the very successful plan12-prolog, a weekend symposium with neighbourhood tours that was held in the DQE-Halle in Cologne-Ehrenfeld in October 2011. more...

PLATINE | 13. – 16.8.2012

PLATINE is a festival between electronic art and alternative gaming. more..

POPDESIGNFESTIVAL – PDF 2012

Thanks to all participants, bands, and guests. See you in 2013!

POPDESIGNFESTIVAL – PDF

ILLU12 – ILLUSTRATORS FESTIVAL | 20.–22.4.2012

The Illustrators Festival "illu12" is a lively mixture of exhibition, fair, talks and workshops. more...

DESIGN PARCOURS EHRENFELD | 16.–22.1.2012

PASSAGEN 2012 and DQE present the 5th Design Parcours Ehrenfeld. An entire district is a stage for young design – a crossover of interior and fashion design, street art, architecture, and urban planning "from the roots up". more...

DESIGNERS FAIR 2012 – HELIOSSTRASSE

DESIGNERS FAIR has a surprise again this year: a new exhibition venue – this time right at the center of the DQE – Design Quartier Ehrenfeld design activities. more...

MODUS 2011 – FASHION SHOW + XUL ZOLAR

 

PLAN12 – PROLOGUE | 7.–9.10.2011

plan, the international forum for contemporary architecture, is changing to a biennial rhythm to dedicate itself with even more 'momentum' to each comprehensive and multiform treatment of highly charged topics in architecture and urban development. more...

MODUS FASHION SHOW+ XUL ZOLAR

On Saturday, September 10, we invite you to the MODus Fashion Show followed by a concert of Xul Zolar.

CITYLEAKS | 5.–25.9.2011

Find all infos about Cityleaks, Cologne's first Urban Art Festival, here.

THE ZINEFACTORY | 24.+26.+30.+31.08.2011

PLATINE | 15.–19.8.2011

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More info here...

EXQUISITE CORPSE | 22.–25.7.2011

 
Exquisite Corpse at Design Quartier Ehrenfeld is a dialogue between architecture, dance, film, design, photography, fashion and art in Cologne's most experimental cultural laboratory. It stages a performance that challenges the architect's static structure and the dancer's body in movement. more...

SIGNS OF MUSIC

ZAM, DQE and UMLAUT present SIGNS OF MUSIC.

POPDESIGNFESTIVAL – PDF | 22.–26.6.2011

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From june 22.–26. 2011 DQE presents the second popdesignfestival – pdf in Köln-Ehrenfeld. Click here for more information.

DESIGN PARCOURS EHRENFELD – IMPRESSIONS

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The fourth edition of the Design Parcours Ehrenfeld held lots of opportunities: more than 50 exhibitions, parties, concerts, a poetry slam and even more...

DESIGNERS FAIR 2011

designersfairFoto: Anna Steinmann

For its 3rd edition the Designers Fair will move to Cologne Ehrenfeld. From January 17–23 Designers Fair will present the most important new discoveries on the design scene. more...

COPENHAGEN REPORT

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When entering Copenhagen by airplane, the first image one is confronted with is the windmill park that covers the sea before the coast, a park producing natural energy for hundreds of Copenhagen citizens. The second confrontation is the sparkling inside of Kastrup airport, which contains equally many products to the amount of natural energy-producing windmills. Perhaps there is a relation. more...

 

 

 

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