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Bilbao Bizkaia Design Week 2020 // EmpathyRE. Redesigning a changing world

Bilbao Bizkaia Design Week (BBDW) is an event organized by the Bilbao Bizkaia Design Council (BiDC), an initiative of Bilbao City Council and the Biscay…

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Redesign of Lot 066 and Its Vicinity Call for proposals open until November 20, 2020

The Arrondissement de Ville-Marie is launching, in collaboration with the Design Bureau, an international landscape architecture competition for the redesign of Lot 066 and its…

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THE MONTREAL DESIGN DECLARATION

On 24 October 2017, representatives of the international community of designers, architects, planners and landscape architects signed the Montreal Design Declaration. The Declaration proclaims the…

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UNESCO City of Design Meeting 2020 // ONLINE PANEL DISCUSSION

Panel Discussion: The social, smart and sustainable design of future cities The UNESCO City of Design Subnetwork Meeting 2020, which is being hosted by Graz…

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Making, Measuring, Moving: Designing During Uncertainty

What do we do as designers when things aren’t going well? The events of 2020 have hit us all in different ways but creativity is…

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Design IdeasWorthDoing Series

Inspired by the late Dr. Milton Tan, Founding Executive Director of DesignSingapore Council (Dsg), join us for a series of two panel discussions that explore where…

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CALL FOR ENTRIES // GRANDS PRIX DU DESIGN Awards

For its 14th edition, the GRANDS PRIX DU DESIGN Awards opens its call-for-entries to candidates worldwide.The call was just launched on Sept 25 and their…

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TORINO DESIGN OF THE CITY 2020

From October 1 to 29, a new edition of Torino Design of the City will be held, despite this uncertain times, with enthusiasm and determination,…

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Wuhan Design Day 2020

The year of 2020 witnesses the heroic spirit carried forward by Wuhan design industry which played a pivotal role in both fighting the Covid-19 and…

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Singapore Archifest 2020

First hybrid edition explores the role of architecture in Saving OUR World Singapore Archifest, the annual festival organised by the Singapore Institute of Architects (SIA)…

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WONDER KORTRIJK CREATIVITY FESTIVAL

KORTRTIJK PRESENTS AN IMPRESSIVE CREATIVE AUTUMN PROGRAMME  The fact that a pandemic brought down the Biennale INTERIEUR and the city programme was an impulse for…

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Design Education Summit

The 2nd edition of the Design Education Summit is a one-day virtual Summit to be held on 4 February 2021, organised by the DesignSingapore Council (Dsg) in partnership…

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“RISE AFRIKA RISE“ – Open Design Afrika Virtual Festival

small is MASSIVE! Open Design Afrika calls on Afrikans and the world to action small seeds of change everywhere!  Given vast changes in everyday life, Open…

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CNCentury // The Future of Design in Robotic Manufacturing

Local production, wood as a proven resource material and innovative manufacturing with a CNC milling robot are the focus points of the CNCentury exhibition. We…

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Designers at the COVID-19 doorstep: the pandemic has caused fast and drastic life changes. How to “reboot” the world?

“Integrated design and its solutions create and shape our understanding of how a city and life in a city should look like. Form and content…

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37 Red Dot Awards in the last 10 years for the Institute of Design and Communication at FH JOANNEUM

We are very happy to announce that some of our graduates have been very successful at the RED DOT AWARDS again this year. Out of…

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2020 Virtual Summit: Les Entretiens Jacques Cartier (EJC)

Montréal and Saint Etienne will both participate to the EJC Virtual Summit, a space of dialogue between the actors of the university, economic, institutional, scientific,…

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Shenzhen Global Design Award 2020 (Special Edition) calls for entries

The Organizing Committee of the Shenzhen Design Week cordially invites designers from around the world to enter the Shenzhen Global Design Award 2020 (Special Edition):…

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BOOK : Designing Sustainable Cities // Manageable Approaches to Make Urban Spaces Better

Edited by: Sigrid Bürstmayr and Karl Stocker With contributions of: Paul Draus, Breathe Earth Collective, Burcin Cem Arabacıoğlu, Ayşen Ciravoğlu, Ciğdem Polatoğlu, Paulina Cornejo Moreno Valle and…

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The Floor is Yours

THE FLOOR IS YOURS MADE TO MEASURE FOR YOUNG DESIGNERS, SCHOOLS & START-UPS. Young designers, emerging talent, independent start-up brands and design schools will once…

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Contrei Live: art runs thicker than water

Regional developer Leiedal, partner of Designregio Kortrijk, sets the stage for Contrei Live, an arts trail on and off the water in the 13 cities…

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Crisis Response Case Studies

Help the UNESCO Design Cities Network to create a database of new projects happening in your cities in response to COVID-19 that support design innovation…

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Styrian Products – The Exhibition 2020

Styrian Products assembles outstanding products with high standards of design from Styrian companies in a unique collection. The items were chosen according to three main…

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Biennale Internationale Design Saint-Etienne

BIFURCATIONS The challenge is to move away from a known trajectory to address societal issues and to address ecological and societal challenges. The path is…

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Design Month Graz 2021

Design Month Graz gives insights into various creative disciplines and points of contact to the most diverse designers. Events such as exhibitions, workshops or lectures…

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BIENNALE INTERIEUR 2021

Due to the outbreak of the Covid-19 virus, its impact on the international design world and the fair and events sector, and the challenging organisation…

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PLAY! Tomorrow’s Tropical Cities: Virtual Tour and Dialogue

Exploring the concept of ‘Play’ in the context of the future tropical metropolis, the “PLAY! Tomorrow’s Tropical Cities” exhibition features innovative ideas of next-generation designers…

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UNESCO City of Design Subnetwork Meeting

The UNESCO City of Design Subnetwork Meeting 2020, which is being hosted by Graz in cooperation with St. Étienne, focuses on the social, smart and…

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Austrian National Design Prize 2019: Best of Austrian Design

The Austrian National Design Prize is announced every two years by the Federal Ministry of Education, Science and Research and carried out by designaustria. A…

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Detroit Month of Design

Design is all around us and Detroit Month of Design is here to show the world why thoughtful design matters now more than ever. Design…

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Design Transfer // Hollenegger Design Talks 2020

The Hollenegger Design Talks will again set the stage for encounters between design and classic industries and present best practice examples in a series of…

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Helsinki Design Week celebrates design in September – The main venue: the Olympic Stadium

The 16th annual Helsinki Design Week will be held on 3–13 September 2020. The festival events will again spread throughout the city: from museums to…

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A new agenda for innovation where creativity meets science & business

Deakin University and the City of Greater Geelong invite you to the first lecture in the 2020 virtual Clever and Creative Lecture Series. The webinar,…

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The Design in the Epidemic

On April 29, the theme exhibition of “The Design in the Epidemic” sponsored by Wuhan City of Design Promotion Center and Wuhan Design Industry Promotion…

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Shenzhen Design Week 2020

The long-awaited Shenzhen Design Week is back. From today to Aug. 30, Shenzhen will experience an unrivaled creative frenzy during Shenzhen Design Week 2020.Thirty-three design…

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Is prefabrication the future of affordable, environmentally friendly housing?

Join representatives from Geelong’s Deakin Univeristy School of Architecture and Built Environment, FormFlow and Samaritan House, to learn about a ground-breaking collaborative project using prefabrication…

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Rebooting“ the World: A UNESCO Creative Cities Debate on the Role of Design

The UNESCO Creative Cities of Design network, which unites 40 cities around the globe, is organizing an open virtual discussion on “The power of design…

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Book presentation „Designing Sustainable Cities“ // ONLINE

We like to invite you to the book presentation of the newly published book “Designing Sustainable Cities”, on June 4, 17.00. Taking into account that…

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VIRTUAL EUROPEAN CAPITAL OF CULTURE FORUM 2020 / CULTURE IN THE TIME OF CORONA

Culture in the Time of Corona When confronted with any crisis, the vital importance of culture and arts is revealed. Against the backdrop of the…

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Geelong Design Week

Geelong’s unique creative heritage and exciting design-driven future will be showcased at Geelong Design Week 2020. More than 80 events will be held across 10…

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Design City | Building an Innovation Eco System

Deakin University Geelong, DesignMind and the City of Greater Geelong invite you to attend Design City | Building an Innovation Ecosystem, a unique international symposium…

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