LUMIUM is glad to launch a Global Product Design Competition ILLUNOVA -2013 on the occasion of World Industrial Design Day (WIDD). With the aim to encourage the young designers, LUMIUM is announcing this contest for Industrial designers & Students on the theme of “Design A Future Communication Device” to showcase their innovative talent. This contest would be released from June 14, 2013 for 15 days. Winners will be announced on June 29, 2013.
It’s a quarter to six, Tuesday, May 7, 2013. I’m at the Financial Engines headquarters in Sunnyvale, pouring wine and arranging snacks, pretending to help the volunteers prepare for tonight’s IDSA + IxDA event. All of a sudden, I feel the energy in the room go up. I turn around to see Genevieve Bell walking toward me. Camera flashes go off, she signs autographs and shakes hands with us plebes in the crowd. OK, not really, but people are excited.
For the third of four events aimed at sparking dialogue about design among residents of the tri-state area comprising our nation’s capital, the inaugural Washington DC International Design Festival considered a somewhat loaded question: “What Happened to American Design?”
New Deadline: 15th April Ethnography + Design = Inspired Artifacts Are you a designer who uses ethnography in your work? Or maybe you've made something with ethnographers? Think about submitting an “Artifact” to the Ethnographic Praxis in Industry Conference which happens in London, September 15-18, 2013.