Update Your Calendar With These Summer 2022 Events!
You heard us loud and clear; get ready to update those calendars! We have gathered a myriad of summer events across the globe for you to attend when you find yourself wondering: “What should I do this weekend?” From museum exhibits to fashion and interior design shows to women’s empowerment events, it is safe to say we have 2022 summer events for all the design and women lovers out there!
Summer Events 2022 @ Museums
March 19–November 6
At a moment of unprecedented creativity in men’s fashion and reflection on gender, this exhibition explores how designers, tailors, and artists – and their clients and sitters – have constructed and performed masculinity, and unpicked it at the seams.
March 29–July 4
The exhibition presents splendid works of sculpture from the collection of the State Hermitage. Many of them have only very recently become the subject of research and publications, and some of the display pieces have never been exhibited before.
April 2–July 17
The Musée d’Orsay will host the first major exhibition devoted to Antoni Gaudí organized in Paris, France in fifty years for one of the Musee d’Orsay’s summer events. In an immersive museographic experience, it will show the spectacular creations of this unique artist, in particular, presenting sets of furniture never before exhibited in France.
April 27–July 25
In about 730 BC, the Nubian king Pianky conquered Egypt and founded the 25th Dynasty of Kishite kings, who ruled for more than fifty years over a kingdom stretching from the Nile Delta to the confluence of the White and Blue Niles. The most famous of those kings in the pharaoh Taharqa, and the exhibition highlights the importance of this cast kingdom, located in what is now northern Sudan. It is organized in connection with the Louvre’s archaeological campaign in Sudan, which focused for 10 years on the site of Muweis before moving some 30 kilometers northwards to El-Hassa, not far from the pyramids of Meroe.
April 16–September 5
The exhibition includes more than 80 ensembles from the past two decades, highlighting the designer’s most important fashion collections, shown on Beijing and Paris runways, including many designs that have never before been shown to the public.
May 15–September 25
Women Painting Women is a thematic exhibition featuring 46 female artists who choose women as subject matter in their works. This presentation includes approximately 50 evocative portraits that span the late 1960s to the present.
May 19–September 25
How do different traditions view femininity? How has female authority been perceived in ancient cultures? For insights, the exhibition looks to divine and demonic figures feared and revered for over 5,000 years. From wisdom, passion, and desire, to war, justice, and mercy, the diverse expression of female spiritual powers around the world prompts us to reflect on how we perceive femininity and gender identity today.
June 11–April 16, 2023
Spanning iconic mid-20th century to contemporary creatives through photographs, textiles, music and the visual arts, Africa Fashion will explore the vitality and global impact of a fashion scene as dynamic and varied as the continent itself.
June 10–August 18
Tiffany & Co. announces today it is embarking on the next chapter of its “Vision & Virtuosity” exhibition, bringing over 400 objects from the House’s archives to London’s iconic Saatchi Gallery. A visual chronicle of the storied jeweller since its founding in New York City in 1837, “Vision & Virtuosity” takes visitors on a journey through everything from archival high jewellery designs, Tiffany’s famed window displays and its recently acquired Empire Diamond of over 80 carats to important relics of popular culture such as the original script from Breakfast at Tiffany’s.
Renowned Los Angeles artist Judy Baca has been at the forefront of public art design and execution for over four decades, transforming the urban landscape with the help of hundreds of community participants. In conversation with curator Julian Brooks, Baca reflects on some of the public mural projects she has led, with an emphasis on their evolving preparatory processes and questions around preservation.
June 27–October 29
The Art of Fashion , SCAD FASH Lacoste offers the first exhibition dedicated to Azzedine Alaïa in Provence and a selection of outfits from the designer’s archives. Dresses or suits, twenty models representative of her career evoke the timeless aesthetic of Alaïa and celebrate her artistic accomplishment by tracing her legendary career
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Summer 2022 Fashion Events 2022
May 7–September 5
Men’s and women’s dress dating from the eighteenth century to the present will be featured in vignettes installed in select period rooms spanning ca. 1805 to 1915 such as a Shaker Retiring Room from the 1830s, a nineteenth-century parlor from Richmond, Virginia, a panoramic 1819 mural of Versailles, and a twentieth-century living room designed by Frank Lloyd Wright, among others.
June 11–June 13
London Fashion Week presented by Clearpay will take place from Saturday 11th to Monday 13th June 2022 as a digital-physical hybrid, showcasing both womenswear and menswear brands. The digital platform is freely accessible to everyone, industry professionals and global fashion consumers alike, showcasing digital content from the designers, enabling collaboration, and bringing together fashion, culture, and technology.
June 21–June 26
July 3–Jul 7
As the name of the Federation indicates, Haute Couture lies at the heart of fashion’s ecosystem. Tremendously modern, it is a permanent gateway between a tradition for excellence in know-how and contemporaneity in creation embodying today manufacturing techniques that are at the cutting edge of innovation.
July 7–September 26
In celebration of The Queen’s historic Platinum Jubilee in 2022, Windsor Castle will host a special display commemorating Her Majesty’s Coronation at Westminster Abbey on 2 June 1953. On display will be the Coronation Dress and Robe of Estate worn by The Queen that day. Designed by the British couturier Sir Norman Hartnell, the dress was created in the finest white duchesse satin, richly embroidered in a lattice-work effect with an iconographic scheme of national and Commonwealth floral emblems in gold and silver thread and pastel-coloured silks, encrusted with seed pearls, sequins and crystals.
July 14–September 25
In celebration of The Queen’s historic Platinum Jubilee in 2022, the Palace of Holyroodhouse will host a display looking back at Her Majesty’s previous Jubilees. The display will feature outfits worn by Her Majesty on occasions to celebrate the Silver, Golden and Diamond Jubilees.
July 14–July 21
July 22–October 2
On display will be examples from the remarkable series of portraits taken by Dorothy Wilding, that formed the basis of The Queen’s image on stamps and in British embassies across the world until 1971. Also featured will be The Girls of Great Britain and Ireland Tiara, which was a wedding gift to Princess Victoria Mary of Teck, later Queen Mary, on the occasion of her marriage to the future King George V in 1893.
Summer 2022 Events for Women Empowerment
An intimate brunch during Essence Festival of Culture where we will bring together physicians and patient advocates to have an open and honest discussion about fibroids and women’s health.
July 9 Summit – This all-day convening will holistically affirm and amplify the unique life experiences of the modern Black woman through main stage panels that cater to every woman’s inner boss, baddie, and beloved. That is to say this summit is led by credentialed experts, immersive topics will include: entrepreneurship, wealth building, relationships, career development, holistic wellness, and civic leadership.
July 10 Brunch – This signature catered event is bigger and more dynamic with live performances, mimosas, an open bar, networking reception, and a memorable program. In order to remain true to its sacred origin of honoring those who diligently serve, the Brunch will recognize three trailblazing Black women in politics and community advocacy.
July 15–July 17
August 23–August 27
This event gathers inspired, motivated, positive business owners and entrepreneurs who are here to help each other succeed. The exchange of ideas, best practices, tips and strategies are unmatched, and therefore deep, meaningful, authentic relationships unfold for attendees.
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Summer 2022 Events In Design
An unmissable event on design, creativity, and innovation in Barcelona.
This is an international reference point for the furnishing and design sector! As a result, we are possibly looking forward to this event the most of all the 2022 summer interior design events.
Design Shanghai is Asia’s leading international design event, breaking new ground and setting a precedent in Asia’s ever-growing design community.
Révélations is the not-to-be-missed event that celebrates French and international creation. Since it was conceived and created by Ateliers d’Art de France, a professional organization representing the 281 French fine crafts, the biennial is the major economic event of the sector.
The sixteenth edition of Design Miami/ Basel explored the theme ‘The Golden Age: Rooted in the Past’ through the lens of design.
June 15 –17
Copenhagen, Denmark’s most prominent design fair is back in its summer event slot after moving to September post-pandemic.
SFDW is an essential week-long, city-wide festival that showcases the unique intersection of ideas, design, business & entrepreneurism that makes the Bay Area the birthplace of the future.
Australia’s no. 1 interiors trade event.
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Markets, Showhouses, Festivals & More Summer 2022 To-Dos
The London Festival of Architecture celebrates London as the global hub for architecture. The festival offers diverse public interior design and architecture-related events across London.
Taking place in Wisconsin the Breast Cancer Show House for a Cure includes renowned designers and raises funds for breast & prostate cancer research at the Medical College of WI. Over the years, it has facilitated an additional $45.4 million in extramural support so that researchers could obtain grants from both the NIH & National Cancer Institute.
The Art Basel show brings the international art world together with the world’s leading galleries showing the works of over 4,000 artists.
The largest open-air music festival in Europe, The Donauinselfest is a free event taking place in Vienna, Austria.
The industry’s largest gift and home furnishings Market of the summer, featuring more than 9,000 brands across all categories of gift, home décor, and furnishings.
It’s been three long years since the People of Tomorrow united last on the Holy Grounds in Belgium, but the laughter, love, and most importantly unity await again at Tomorrowland. One of the 2022 summer events not to be missed by electronic music lovers.
Every day, Bodypaint City opens at 10 A.M. and offers a huge program until after midnight. They have adventure zones, a body painting and beauty EXPO, food stalls and bars, and 40 live musical artists.
Las Vegas Market determines what’s cool and cutting-edge in a cross-category showcase that spans furniture, home decor, and gift. This is certainly one of the West Coast’s most prominent interior design events.
One of the summer’s largest music festivals, Lallapolooza features top artists at Grant Park in Chicago. A wonderful gathering of music, dance, comedy, and craft booths. The festival is forever creating historical moments in many a musician’s career firmly cementing it in the global hall of fame for festivals.
Artists and performers take to hundreds of stages all over the city to present shows for every taste. From big names in entertainment to unknown artists, the festival caters for everyone and includes a variety of summer events. Events include theatre, comedy, dance, physical theatre, circus, cabaret, children’s shows, musicals, opera, music, spoken word, exhibitions, and events.
NY NOW is the market for HOME, LIFESTYLE, HANDMADE, and GIFT. Of all the 2022 summer design events this is THE market for the premier retailer to stand out from the competition.
August 25–October 22
A cry for courage erupts in the Globe Theater with the premiere of I, Joan. This is a powerful new play featuring the unlikely hero behind the legend.