Kilkenny Design Workshops
Apr 8 -
An interactive insight into the extraordinary impact and legacy of Kilkenny Design Workshops, designed and built by redlemonade.ie The innovative Kilkenny Design Workshops were a government policy design initiative, established in 1963 and officially opened in 1965 under the remit of the Irish Export Board to advance the standard of design in Ireland.
A revolutionary concept involving a bohemian mix; international designers were headhunted to lead multi-disciplinary workshops in Kilkenny and share their expertise with local apprentices and young Irish designers. KDW is credited with helping spark Ireland’s design economy and awakening contemporary Irish design.
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