SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES IN DESIGN with Alessia Tu of LAMPOON

Just days before our much anticipated event* in Ruse on sustainable practices and the role of design in reframing the narrative of the environmental crisis, we present our guests...

SUSTAINABLE PRACTICES IN DESIGN with Katarína Hutyrová of NOSENE

Just days before our much anticipated event* in Ruse on sustainable practices and the role of design in reframing the narrative on the imminence of taking actions for saving...

Review of Bulgarian Design Travels to Prague

The works of 11 Bulgarian designers and studios travels to Prague following the invitation of the Bulgarian Cultural Institute in the Czech capital. One of the more ambitious goals of Melba...

LIFE HACKS

The year begins strong with the possibility to participate in this year's edition of the regional competition Young Balkan Designers. Concepts by young designers are expected until January 20,...

TRANSFORMING DISTRICT 6

The European project CINEMA, in which, together with 16 other partners from 8 countries, we are looking for solutions for the transformation and revitalisation of abandoned central urban areas...

10 DAYS OF DESIGN IN SOFIA

MELBA delivered what it promised. A full 10 days program with creative activities, bringing to the capital local and international design heroes as participants. The fourth edition of the festival...

THE MONEY OF THE FUTURE

Settle and Melba Design Festival are inviting you to participate in the open call with a visual interpretation on the topic - The Money of the Future. Have you been...

LIVE MEETING IN LJUBLJANA

The tenth meeting of the the international project “Creative Industries for New Urban Economies in the Danube Region” (CINEMA), funded by the Danube Transnational Cooperation Program 2014-2020 (INTERREG) took place...

ANNUAL REVIEW

The beginning of the new year naturally encourages a revision of the past and throwing an optimistically realistic look at the future. Inevitably, we are reviewing what happened to...

A THIRD MELBA, PLEASE

One thing we know by now is that making plans is an unpredictable and uncertain business. 2020 might (still) have surprises in store, but we are trying to keep...