Located in unit 17 of Matadero Madrid since November 2007, Central de Diseño is home to all sorts of projects related to graphic, industrial and interior design. Central de Diseño is home to activities ranging from experimentation to training, dissemination and day-to-day creative work.
Central de Diseño is managed by the Diseño Madrid Foundation of the Madrid Designers' Association (DIMAD). The centre is devoted exclusively to design, in the service of Madrid and its residents, and in it all sorts of projects related to graphic, industrial and interior design are developed.
Its activities include Mercado Central de Diseño an initiative to familiarise other professionals, creative artists and the public with the work of young entrepreneurs connected with design and a good opportunity to buy a wide range of designer items at very competitive prices, including furniture, decorative items and accessories. The market is held at regular intervals and continues for two days.
Tue - Fri 4.00pm - 9.00pm; Sat - Sun and public holidays 11.00am - 9.00pm
One of the world’s leading art galleries with works by Velázquez, Goya, El Greco, Titian, Rubens and Hieronymus Bosch.
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