assembly 2019 – apply now!


Present your latest collections during the annual three-day-journey through the exciting world of design – held from May 23rd to May 26th, 2019.
Fashion, accessories and product designers: We are looking for your creative statements!

The spacious Kunsthaus Graz, which is centrally located in down-town Graz, hosts the assembly exhibition and sales from May 24th to May 26th.

assembly‘s opening fashion show takes place in Space 01 of the venue on May 23rd 2019.

The „Island in the Mur“ transforms into the catwalk for the street fashion show.

For the 10th time in a row, the Kastner & Öhler Fashion Award is presented as part of the designfestival. A jury of fashion and design specialists chooses the most innovative fashion-label and presents it with the EUR 5.000.- award.

We hope to have caught your attention, imagination and creativity and are looking forward to your numerous applications at:

Applications are due on Febuary 17th, 2019.

Looking forward to assembly 2019!


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Kastner & Öhler Fashion Award winner 2017: Eder Aurre from Bilbao


Get your tickets now!


assembly is around the corner, so get your tickets for the annual assembly highlight, the Opening Fashion Show and Kastner & Öhler Fashion Award!

Pre-sale tickets (EUR 25.-) are available online at!

Don‘t wait, the tickets for the Opening Fashion Show on Friday 5.5.2017 are usually gone quickly!

Textile greetings


Transculturally diverging greeting-rituals are the basic idea behind the interactive installation Archiv Body Talk by Leipzig-based artist Louise Walleneit. The visitor can step into, feel and experience these greeting rituals.

The exhibition Archiv Body Talk is presented as part of assembly.


Artist Louise Walleneit is present on the opening night’s vernissage: May 5, 2017, 18:00, HDA, Graz.

Haus der Architektur, Palais Thinnfeld, Mariahilferstraße 2, 8020 Graz

Free admission!

The Friendly Alien’s Space Sweater


An intergalactic Space Sweater has landed in the Friendly Alien! The textile installation by Erwin Wurm serves as scenery for the assembly Opening Fashion Show on May 5, 2017, in Kunsthaus Graz. To remain cool will be impossible for the sweater from outer space when models surround him, OchoReSotto project visuals onto him and the athmosphere is heated up by the beats by Rainer Binder-Krieglstein.


The Erwin Wurm exhibition can be visited until Aug. 20, 2017 in the Kunsthaus Graz.

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Open Casting Call


We are looking for female models for the assembly fashion shows on May 5 and 6 2017. Applications accepted only personally on Thursdays and Fridays from 11:00 – 14:00, in No.8, Bindergasse 8, 8010 Graz. Applications possible until Mar. 24, 2017.


  • minimum size 174 cm
  • light or no make-up
  • leggings and tight top


We are looking forward to seeing you!

assembly 2017 – apply now!


Present your latest collections at assembly from May 5 to May 7, 2017! Take a 3-day-discovery-tour through the world of design  – as part of the Designmonth Graz!

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