22nd Biennial of Industrial Design hosts international design exhibition

04 October 2010
Ljubljana (Slovenia) - On 7 October 2010, after reviewing the 132 exhibits from 24 countries, an international jury of esteemed design professionals will present the BIO 22 Awards at the Museum of Architecture and Design, Fužine Castle.
Ljubljana (Slovenia) - On 7 October 2010, after reviewing the 132 exhibits from 24 countries, an international jury of esteemed design professionals will present the BIO 22 Awards at the Museum of Architecture and Design, Fužine Castle.

The selection committee has chosen products, concepts and works in product graphics and information design that propose creative and innovative solutions for problems we face in our lives today, solutions that focus on sustainable development and social responsibility and that address the unique needs of different groups of users.

The awards given at BIO – the BIO Gold Medal, the BIO Quality Concept Award, BIO Honourable Mentions, and the BIO Award for a Student Work – represent a recognition of quality in design.

Guests will be welcomed by Matevž Čelik, the director of the Museum of Architecture and Design. The keynote speakers will be Janez Škrabec, Chair of the BIO Organising Committee, and Gregor Golobič, the Minister of Higher Education, Science and Technology. The exhibition will be officially opened by a special guest Philippe Starck.

Exhibition opening hours
Tuesday-Sunday, 10:0 - 18:00
Extended hours every Thursday, 10:00 - 21:00
Closed on Mondays and 1 November.

Public tours
Every Thursday at 18:00 and every Sunday at 15:00

Presentations of exhibited works on BIO 22
Every Saturday, 15:00 - 17:00

Find out all the details at: www.bio.si



For more information, please contact:

Museum of Architecture and Design
Biennial of industrial design - BIO
Pot na Fužine 2
SI-1000 Ljubljana
Slovenia
T: +386 1 540 03 48
F: +386 1 540 03 44
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About BIO

The Biennial of Industrial Design (known by its Slovene acronym BIO) is a comparative international design exhibition with a tradition of more than forty years; here designers, commissioners, manufacturers, and students from all over the world present their latest achievements.
www.bio.si