24 Nov 2010
London (United Kingdom) - The Royal Society for the encouragement of Arts, Manufactures and Commerce (RSA) has announced the Student Design Awards briefs for the 2010/2011 award scheme. Undergraduate and postgraduate students have until 17 February 2011 to take part.
23 Nov 2010
Doha (Qatar) - This year, Tasmeem, an international design conference organised by VCUQatar, invites design students with an entrepreneurial project that links ideas, people, designers and industry to take part in the Entrepreneurship Challenge.
18 Nov 2010
Toronto (Ontario) - With the support of the Government of Ontario, Canada, the Association of Registered Graphic Designers of Ontario released its handbook on accessible graphic design at this year's DesignThinkers, held at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre.
18 Nov 2010
Seoul (Korea) - The Seoul Design Foundation (SDF) and the Seoul Design Center (SDC) will play host to a group of international design researchers and policymakers at the 7 December forum being organised under the collaboration agreement between Icograda and the Seoul Metropolitan Government.
16 Nov 2010
Ljubljana (Slovenia) - To commemorate the seventy-fifth anniversary of Penguin Books, Emzin Institute and Penguin Group have collaborated to present an exhibition of 75 book covers that represent the best of what Penguin has produced over the course of the last decade.
16 Nov 2010
San Francisco (United States) - Re-nourish, together with partner organisations including the Society of Graphic Designers of Canada, has launched the Sustainable Design Auditing Project, a public process to develop open-source metrics for measuring the environmental, social and economic impacts of the graphic design supply chain.
15 Nov 2010
Madrid (Spain) - 'Design for development' and 'Design for all' are concepts that underlie the works of the second edition of the Ibero American Design Biennial. With more than 400 designers included, the biennial has experienced a considerable increase from the last event.
12 Nov 2010
Montreal (Canada) - Icograda is pleased to welcome four new members to the network, approved at the Icograda Executive Board Meeting on 17 October, during Optimism: Icograda Design Week in Brisbane 2010.
10 Nov 2010
Singapore - Dr Milton Tan passed away on 8 November 2010. As MICA Fellow for Design and the founding Director of the DesignSingapore Council, he left an indelible mark on Singapore's design history.
09 Nov 2010
London (United Kingdom) - The man who changed the way many of us live and work by designing the world's first laptop computer - Bill Moggridge RDI - has been named the winner of the 2010 Prince Philip Designers Prize by HRH The Duke of Edinburgh at a ceremony at the Design Council in London.