22 Jan 2009
New York (United States) - Icograda has endorsed 365: AIGA Annual Design Competitions 30 and 50 Books/50 Covers Competition. The deadline for submissions for both competitions is 6 March 2009.
21 Jan 2009
Beijing (China) - The Icograda Education Network (IEN) Conference brings together the worldwide community of communication design educational institutions during the Icograda World Design Congress 2009. This two-day event will include invited and refereed papers. All selected papers will be published in book form and on the Icograda website following the event.
21 Jan 2009
Athens (Greece) - The European Design Awards 2009, taking place on 17 May 2009, has been endorsed by Icograda. This comprehensive annual awards organisation acknowledges the best of graphic design, illustration and multimedia design in Europe.
19 Jan 2009
Montreal (Canada) - Icograda is proud to announce that David Lancashire AGI, director of David Lancashire Design, and Grégoire Serikoff, partner of The Value Web, have joined the Executive Board. "We are honoured to have David and Greg join our leadership team," said Don Ryun Chang, Icograda President.
16 Jan 2009
Tokyo (Japan) - At the age of 76 years old, Mr. Shigeo Fukuda passed away suddenly in Tokyo on Sunday, 11 January 2009 as the result of a subarachnoid hemorrhage. As one of the founding members and directors of the Japan Graphic Designers Association (JAGDA), Mr. Fukuda contributed profoundly to the development of the Association.
15 Jan 2009
New York (United States) - The submission period closes on 19 January 2009 for the Languages Matter! poster competition, an Icograda endorsed event. Members of DESIGN 21 are invited to help promote linguistic diversity and multiculturalism by designing the official poster for UNESCo's International Mother Language Day.
13 Jan 2009
Johannesburg (South Africa) - It is a new era for DESIGN>In Formation, a new participant in the International Design Media Network (IDMN).
12 Jan 2009
Doha (Qatar) - As part of the Icograda Design Week in Qatar 2009, taking place from 28 February to 5 March 2009, the Professional Conference will bring together four keynote speakers and eight prominent presenters to share their perspectives on design and design collaborations.
07 Jan 2009
Berkeley (United States) - On 2 January 2009, Peachpit announced the publication of Do Good Design: How Designers Can Change the World, a provocative book by Icograda Treasurer David B. Berman that explains why the largest crises we are facing today have design at their core.
07 Jan 2009
Washington (United States) - In November 2008, leaders representing the major United States professional design organisations, design education accreditation organisations, and Federal government design assembled in Washington, D.C., to develop a blueprint for a United States national design policy. The Summit presentations and Report are now available on the new U.S. National Design Policy Initiative website.