Through our IDSA STL chapter, we were contributing organizers of our annual event called FUSION, which is a component to the annual AIGA St. Louis DesignWeek event series. This year, FUSION was held from September 20th – 28th. Our FUSION team included not only our IDSA squad, but members from Niche Furnishings + Design, Openly Disruptive and the HOK model shop.
The Future of Footwear Awards is worldwide Footwear Design competition in partnership with FN Platform (the largest footwear tradeshow in North American), Footwear News (largest industry publication) and Zappos.com (the largest online footwear retailer).
According to the Centers for Disease Control in the United States, 1 in 88 children is diagnosed with an autism spectrum disorder. Many of these children are challenged in their learning opportunities due to the current lack of engaging educational tools and interactive environments. As educators prepare to integrate these children into our society, they recognize that differential learning experiences are key to this group's life successes.
In 2012 the Two Ten Footwear Foundation (www.twoten.org) gave out over $700,000 in scholarships and this year they have partnered with PENSOLE Footwear Design Academy and the FN Platform, the largest footwear tradeshow in North America to create the Two Ten SHOECASE – a hands-on, intensive, four-week footwear design Master Class in Portland, Oregon, culminating with a final “Shoecase” featuring 210 aspiring footwear designers at FN Platform, in Las Vegas February 19th-22nd.
We’re changing how a design competition is run by opening it up to everyone. If you’ve created something for a course, a client, or just for fun, show us what you did and how you did it. Whether your goal is to inspire others, show off or win stuff, Instructables is the platform for people to share what they make.
To better implement the strategic plan of “Promoting Chinese culture and Building a common spiritual home for China” proposed at the Party’s Sixth Plenary Session of the Seventeenth Central Committee, the “Chinese Creative” Product Design Contest will be held during April–September in 2012, organized jointly by the Organizing Committee for West China Cultural Industries Expo and the Shaanxi Chinese Culture Promotion Society, sponsored by the Shaanxi Culture Industry Investment Holding Group Co., Ltd.
The 2nd STDecaux Public Service Advertising Competition was officially opened on the 31st March 2012. This contest is oriented at reaching more people, exploring high-quality works, ensuring justice and developing potential. It enables to explore a wide collection of creative works from schools, networks, professional forums and professional companies. It also gives STDecaux the advantage to have long-term tour show on outstanding works. A majority of students in colleges and universities and local people are the target audience.