Cape Town - The finalists for this year’s Most Beautiful Object in South Africa (MBOISA) have been announced.Read more
The winners of AW’s 2013 Awareness Award were announced at the Domotex trade fair in Hannover, Germany.Read more
Over 30 of Europe’s most promising and forward-looking designers are being presented to the public at i Fabric. European Talent in the Audax Textielmuseum, Tilburg in the Netherlands.
Organised as part of the Tilburg Textiles event, the exhibition contains work by participating designers from Central Saint Martins, London, the Royal Academy of Fine Arts, Antwerp and the Design Academy, Eindhoven who specialise in fashion, interior textiles and product design.Read more
The Cross Cultural Design Project at Designersblock pretty much does what it says on the tin. A group of Korean design students were challenged to respond to a brief set by Pi Studio at Goldsmiths University to highlight the scope of design that spans more than one culture, whilst also asking how design can unite different cultures.Read more
Last week saw the opening of Hoxton Square agency and gallery KK Outlet’s contribution to the London Design Festival, the exhibition ‘Object Abuse’. An interesting concept, a number of leading designers, artists and stylists were asked to remould, rebuild and repurpose everyday objects, using as little in the way of additional materials as possible. As you’d expect, interpretations differ from ingenious to downright cheeky.Read more