Basel Museums Night / SPECIAL (DE/EN/FR)


We celebrate the designers Charles and Ray Eames. For the two of them, play was the foundation of all creativity. Discover their work and games for yourself.

> 6 – 10 pm
Spinning-top workshop at the Vitra Design Museum Gallery:
Try out the Eames’ toys and design a spinning-top

> 6 – 10 pm
Elephant parade at the Schaudepot-Lab:
Make cardboard replicas of the Eames’ toy elephants

> 6 – 10 pm
Silkscreen printing at the workshop building:
Design printing matters with Eames motifs

> 6 pm –  02 am
Eames Explorers:
Go on a treasure hunt on the campus and discover the Eames’ work.

> 8, 10 pm
Black Box. A Cabinet of Robotic Curiosities:
Guided tours of one of the largest collections of international toy robots.
Meeting point: Schaudepot

> 7 pm – 02 am
Lounge at Depot Deli

Urban Food and Drinks, also takeaway available

The detailed programme can be viewed here

More information

Tickets can be purchased at the Vitra Design Museum and the Schaudepot as well as at the following box offices: