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The Creative Design Awards (CDA) aims to promote designers and good designs, show the value of design, and promote Chiang Mai and Northern Thailand (“Lanna region”). The theme for 2020 is “new local”. With the theme “new local”, the CDA 2020 encourages designers to be authentic while reinventing and reimagining their designs for contemporary use & living and share their stories with wider markets.

Chiang Mai Design Week 2020

Chiang Mai Design Week (CMDW) is an annual event where a wide variety of creative professionals, designers, craftsmen, artists, entrepreneurs from Chiang Mai, Thailand and beyond come together to showcase innovative designs.  The CMDW is over one week long and includes dozens of activities including markets, seminars, and workshops.

NAP  Nimmanhaemin Art & Design 2020

The Nimman Art & Design Parade (NAP) is a well-known and annual craft market and fair where creative products and hip ideas by ​Chiang Mai designers, artisans and creatives are exhibited. The event, always held in the beginning of December, includes entertainment on the stage, food, and activities and is located at the beginning of the popular Nimmanhaemin Road. In 2020, the NAP Fair took place on 5-10 December