ESTONIAN DESIGN HOUSE is a citizen-initiated lifestyle environment in the old fishing harbour in Tallinn wich houses several design studios, Estonian Association of Designers (EDL), the office of the Design Night festival, a design gallery and the design cafe Klaus. Design is brought closer to people – it provokes connotations, feels natural and is within arm’s reach. The original range of quality products fulfils the emotional dreams and rational needs of the visitors.
Estonian Design House is the trademark of Estonian Association of Designers and it represents remarkable Estonian product design ranging from interior accessories to fashion. The aim of EDL is to make Estonian design more visible and offer a feast for the eyes and joy from shopping to both local and foreigen guests. The EDL Gallery acts as a platform for Estonian author design by helping to promote the products both in Estonia and abroad.
The Estonian Design House is becoming a venue which connects designers from different fields and with different competencies, offers solutions for ideas for products with a flair for service design and initiates product development processes where the designers and entrepreneuers get together. Design competence is guaranteed by renowned designers: Tarmo Luisk, Toivo Raidmets, Monika Järg, Tõnis Vellama, Igor Volkov, Stella Soomlais, Ilona Gurjanova, Margus Triibmann, Pavel Sidorenko, Jaanus Orgusaar, Reet Aus, Elna Kaasik, Kerttu Laane, Kalli Sein, Krista Leesi, Veiko Liis, Ene Raud, Maria Rästa, Heino Prunsvelt, etc.
Lounge offers entertainment, food and service of high quality, plus free Wifi and an opportunity to hold different kinds of design events and parties.
Estonian Design House is situated in an historical building designed by architect Johanson. The project is a civic initiated.