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Human history is inevitably linked to crafts. Our dossier offers insights into projects and essayistic analysis to explore the importance of crafts for our society today, and to create networks.



Local Internationals © Local International

Local International is an international academic exchange program for fashion designers from Germany and Bangladesh focusing on sustainable design strategies, circularity and transparency in fair production methods within the textile and garment industry. Local International was initiated by Goethe-Institut Bangladesh, weißensee kunsthochschule Berlin, and Universität der Künste Berlin in 2014.

Online Seminars

local international°4 made 19 of its online seminars on social design, crafts, artisanal heritage, and sustainable fashion with international experts and lecturers publicly available.