- 14 Dec 2017 7:17 AM
At the third Sunday of Advent more than 250 designers, exhibitions, workshops and an interactive game will also await for you at WAMP design fair. It is not late yet to get gifts for Christmas, and at WAMP you will surely find the perfect presents for your loved-ones.
The two year old independent designer store, Lucky Shepherd will participate WAMP with the brands of their shop. The store of two acclaimed designers Dóra Juhász and Gabó Szerencsés has recently celebrated its second birthday, for which they have created a colourful celebrate photo shoot by Serbian photographer Milica Mrvic with the designer pieces sold in the shop.
At WAMP you will find Dóra’s premium leather bags and backpacks both for adults and children and Gabó’s clothes- and bag collections as well as the works of the other designer brands in the store.
The book called Budapest100 stories – Twenty-four out of Three hundred published by Contemporary Architecture Centre will debut at WAMP too. The book gathers the stories of 24 buildings in Budapest from the first 6 years of the project Budapest100.
The guide encompasses a rich photo material with interesting architectural portrayals and private stories that recall the former lives of residents and an already nearly forgotten period.
The fair will host a charity fund-raising organised by the Hungarian Charity Service of the Order of Malta - Temporary Home of Families in Zugló to support deprived families and children living in their temporary home in Zugló.
Visitors can support the charity wit clothes, toys, home appliances that are in a good condition. The donations can be handed over at the information desk of WAMP during the fair from 10 am till 6 pm.
This time a series of exciting smART!- programs organized by Trafó House of Contemporary Arts and Let it Be art agency will also await for visitors at the first floor of Millenáris. There will be an exhibition from the work of the graduates of Budapest Metropolitan University, a Christmas light string workshop and an engaging virtual adventure game.
The workshop will be led by the light painting team Fényszórók, who has already created visual decoration for the world music stage of Womex and brightened up the snowy slopes of the French Alps with light.
Among the smART! programs you will find a small-group tour inspired by the geochacing games and organized by director, actor and drama teacher Veronika Szabó and script writer Dániel Daoud. Through many adventures at the exhibition space of WAMP participants of the game will search for the password, with which they can receive the code of the Christmas smART! discount.
We are looking forward to meeting you all at the most festive fair of WAMP this year!
Millenáris Hall B
1024 Budapest, Kis Rókus u. 16-20.
Opening hours: 10 am – 6pm
Entry is 500 HUF which can be used as a voucher.