Posts Tagged ‘design’

Designing for the Future: From Singapore in 2050 via Copenhagen, « à la co-creation »

Wednesday, December 23, 2009 12:53 9 Comments

24 November 2050. Singapore. Planet Earth. ICSID Conference opening. The meta-interplanetary meeting of designers Alok Nandi ICSID World Design Congress 2009 Singapore and Co-Creation, Copenhagen, August 29 2009 Arnold Wasserman, the Master of Ceremonies at this unique gathering, invites the audience to cast their minds back to 2009, for a « flash-back » to how […]

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INDEX: design to improve life reaches another milestone

Friday, December 11, 2009 18:15 No Comments

The Danish humanitarian design program Index: Design To Improve Life, reached another important milestone on December 4 2009 when the network’s CEO Kigge Hvid took home to Copenhagen the prestigious Hong Kong Design Centre’s 2009 Design Leadership Award, confirming its position as one of the worlds fastest growing design organizations. Kigge Hvid was the first […]

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The Cloud: code rather than carbon for the London Olympics

Friday, November 13, 2009 12:37 2 Comments

image the CLOUD ©www.raisethecloud.org The cloud is a proposal for an Olympic monument in London for the 2012 games designed by a multidisciplinary team of leading architects, engineers and artists. Revealed on November 11 2009 The Cloud embodies a radically new type of Olympic structure and architecture; it is a lightweight, transparent, carbon neutral, versatile, […]

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Brompton Bike Tours at 100% Design London

Friday, October 23, 2009 11:06 2 Comments

This year’s edition of 100% design, under the creative direction of JAM – an independent London-based design agency founded in 1995 – organized guided bike tours of exhibitions and shows in the locality of Brompton (Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea). JAM teamed up with the iconic British bike brand Brompton Bike Ltd to take […]

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Design Revolution: 100 Products That Empower People

Wednesday, September 16, 2009 17:24 No Comments

‘Design Revolution:100 Products That Empower People” is a book by Emily Pilloton, industrial designer and founder of Project H design a charitable organization that supports, creates, delivers, and scales life-improving humanitarian product design solutions. The book, which has caused a lot of excitement on the blogsphere, tweetspace and in design circles all over, showcases 100 […]

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