Category Archives: Announcements

    Guggenheim Helsinki competition’s finalists announced     Helsinki, Finland – The Solomon R. Guggenheim Foundation announced today the shortlist for the design of a proposed Guggenheim museum to be built in the Finnish capital Helsinki. The six finalists that move on to Stage Two of the competition are:  • AGPS Architecture Ltd. (Zurich, Switzerland, and Los Angeles, USA) • Asif Khan Ltd. (London, UK) • Fake Industries Architectural Agonism (New York, USA; Barcelona, Spain; and Sydney, Australia) • Haas Cook Zemmrich STUDIO2050 (Stuttgart, Germany) • Moreau Kusunoki Architect (Paris, France) • SMAR…

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The European Design Awards 2014

Europe’s best publicised Design Awards The European Design Awards is the comprehensive annual awards organization celebrating the best of graphic design, illustration and digital design in Europe. A joint effort by 15 communication design magazines from across the continent, the ED-Awards boast the most qualified jury around, composed of representatives from leading European design magazines. The ED Awards, now in their eighth year, are constantly evolving to embrace the changes in the world of printed and digital communication design. An ever-expanding digital jury composed of…

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CANNES LIONS STARTS TO NAME JURY PRESIDENTS

And names as follows: AMIR KASSAEI, DAVID SABLE, JOSE MIGUEL SOKOLOFF, MATT SEILER, PRASOON JOSHI, SUSAN BONDS, SUSAN CREDLE, TOM BEDECARRÉ AND TONY HERTZ 5 January 2014 – The organisers of the 61st Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity are honoured to announce the first nine jury presidents, out of a total of 17, selected to chair this year’s juries. “As the world’s biggest celebration of creativity in communications, we are delighted to welcome such an outstanding group of people to lead the juries to champion innovation…

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Floating air cleaning appliance wins Electrolux Design Lab 2012 Contest

We always were the big fans of Electrolux Design Lab and this year we are glad to offer a Video press release of this year’s event. More info: October 25, 2012 Floating air cleaning appliance wins Electrolux Design Lab 2012 Contest A hands-free stirring utensil. A tasting spoon that tells you what ingredient is lacking. This is what the future of household and cooking appliances looks like at the 10th annual Electrolux Design Lab competition. Aeroball by Jan Ankiersztajn from Poland was awarded first prize…

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The 2nd international Copenhagen Design Week is to be held in Copenhagen from 1st to 6th September 2011.

Copenhagen Design Week brings together activities from the world’s largest design award: INDEX:Award to exhibitions and conferences showing Copenhagen as a living lab of sustainable urban development. The week offers an exciting programme with exhibitions, conferences, talks, guided architecture tours etc. – all in a “Think Human” context. http://www.copenhagendesignweek.com/

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INDIA Future of Change Innovation and Design Events at Davos

In Davos on Friday January 28th from 1200 to 1400CET, INDIA Future of Change will assemble a panel on design, innovation at entrepreneurship. The panel, moderated by Tim Brown of IDEO, will discuss how the synergy between design and innovation can be a catalyst for India’s inclusive growth. The panel is slated to be broadcast on Bloomberg TV. INDIA Future of Change is accepting questions for the panelists via twitter @futureofchange. INDIA Future of Change is an organization that conducts Indian public diplomacy and nation…

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CAMP PIXELACHE 2011 TEMPORARY LAB + EXHIBITION

Camp Pixelache is an experimental, informal programme format which was tried out in Pixelache Festival context for the first time in spring 2010. For more information, see the wiki pages at http://wiki.pixelache.ac/10kerava/home. This Open Call is for artworks and other projects to be presented in Camp Pixelache 2011 lab/exhibition in several venues on Suomenlinna island during two days (Saturday 13 March – Sunday 14 March). The deadline for proposals is Friday 14 January 2011 (at MIDNIGHT CET / Central European Time). More information at www.pixelache.ac.

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Design Blogs Blog Carnival

Welcome to the November 20, 2010 edition of design blogs. I am pleased to announce that there will be a month now Design Blogs Blog Carnival on the Every Saturday at 2pm EDT. This Blog Carnival is for all kinds of design blogs, everything related to: Graphic Design, Industrial Design, Fashion Design, Interior Design, Production Design, Multimedia Design, Home Desoration, DIY, and more! My hope is that this blog carnival that will encourage and inspire you to explore world of design and style! Sharon Harlan…

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Events in helsinki

Nov. 14 Karjala Tournament Sunday – Czech Republic vs. Russia, Finland vs. Sweden Hartwall Areena / Helsinki Halli Oy Nov. 14 Guided Walking Tours in English Suomenlinna Maritime Fortress Nov. 14 Risto Räppääjä concert for children Music Theatre Kapsäkki, restaurant Allotria Nov. 14 Talvisirkus Sika KAAPELITEHDAS, Pannuhalli Nov. 14 Torpparit-kuoro Isä tekee ain KANNELTALO, Hgin kulttuurikeskus Nov. 16 Humppavanti! Tavastia Nov. 17 Wicked Helsinki City Theatre More dates: Nov 19 | Nov 20 | Nov 26 | Nov 27 | Dec 08 Nov. 18 “Semillas”…

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