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DESIGNTIDE TOKYO 2009

DesignTide Tokyo is a trade show conceived with the vision of continually proposing new products, scenes and ideas. While focusing on interior design and commercial products, this event also brings together carefully selected work from a wide variety of fields. DesignTide Tokyo is also an exhibition space for designers and artists to share ideas and outlooks, presenting from Tokyo to the world.

Tide Exhibition
The core of DesignTide Tokyo, Tide Exhibition is a trade center where new creations and ideas are introduced and exhibited. This is the main exhibition venue for designers, manufacturers, buyers and journalists to gather and confront design head-on.

Tide Market
A place where new creations are exhibited and sold, and market research can be conducted. Tide Market is also where visitors can actually get to pick up the designs and make purchases through direct communication with designers.

Tide Extension
An exhibition of works throughout the city of Tokyo, held at individual shops and galleries that will be connected through DesignTide Tokyo, forming a single exhibition.

Main venue: Tokyo Midtown Hall

Opening hours:
10/30 (Fri) 15:00-21:00 (last entry 20:30)
10/31 (Sat) 11:00-21:00 (last entry 20:30)
11/1 (Sun) 11:00-21:00 (last entry 20:30)
11/2 (Mon) 11:00-21:00 (last entry 20:30)
11/3 (Tue/holiday) 11:00-17:00 (last entry 16:00)
*Opening hours are subject to change. See website for up-to-date information.
*Please note that visitors will not be allowed to enter the venue after the last entry time.
Admission Fee: ¥1000 (one day pass)
Extension venues: Various locations in Tokyo

Schedule
From 2009-10-30 at 15:00 To 2009-11-03 at 17:00
Exhibition Hours 11:00-21:00

Opening Reception on 2009-10-30 from 19:00 to 21:00
9-7-1 Akasaka, Minato-ku, Tokyo 107-6205

Website: DesignTide Tokyo 2009

Directions by subway:

Please come to Tokyo Midtown from the stations listed below.

Roppongi Station on the Toei-Oedo Line (Tokyo Midtown is directly connected to Exit 8 of the station)

Roppongi Station on the Tokyo Metro Hibiya Line (Tokyo Midtown is directly connected to Exit 8 of the station via underground passageway near Exit 4a)

Nogizaka Station on the Tokyo Metro Chiyoda Line (three-minute walk from Exit 3 of the station)

Roppongi Itchome Station on the Tokyo Metro Namboku Line (ten-minute walk from Exit 1 of the station)

photo by: micamica