Features

  • 27 Jun 2011
    In an interview conducted by Curve magazine editor Belinda Stening, Tatjana Dzambazova shares her views on current trends toward more demanding, design-aware consumers and the more prominent role of designers in product development. She also observes the democratisation of design, the rising DIY (do-it-yourself) movement and wonders after the resultant future of the design profession.
  • 16 Jun 2011
    Uday Dandavate cautions against the current direction of establishing new National Institutes of Design campuses without a coherent direction for the future of design. Uday is a core member of 'Vision First,' an initiative to develop a vision for creating design competencies in India.
  • 14 Jun 2011
    As an international organisation, Icograda has championed the value of design and best practices for the procurement of design services for almost 50 years.
  • 03 Jun 2011
    While new fashion branding launches in Russia and Asia to entice more people to smoke, the government of Australia seeks to erase branding and make cigarette packaging highly unappealing. A critical reminder of packaging design's impact on consumer perception.