The DesignSingapore Council was established in 2003 to help develop the nation's design sector. The vision of the DesignSingapore Council is for design to differentiate Singapore from global competition. As the national agency for design, the Council's mission is to develop the design sector and to help Singapore use design for innovation and growth, as well as to make life better.
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News About DesignSingapore
R for Repair Exhibition at DesignSingapore Council
DesignSingapore Council has announced 'R for Repair' - a new exhibition in Singapore that will shine a spotlight on global waste by showing how, with a little ingenuity, broken or discarded items can be given both new value and a fresh lease of life.
DesignSingapore Announces 'Visions of the Future'
The DesignSingapore Council (Dsg) has announced 'Visions of the Future,' a curated showcase of seven designs by eight emerging Singapore designers. Each design has been hand-selected for its visionary approach to current issues, and has also adapted to the pandemic reality we currently live in.
Singapore Design Week 2016
Organised by the DesignSingapore Council (Dsg), SDW 2016 will bring together a collection of local and international design trade shows, conferences, exhibitions and workshops at the National Design Centre (NDC) and other locations around the island.
President's Design Award 2012
The President's Design Award 2012 is now open for nominations. The President's Design Award is Singapore's most prestigious award that is accorded to designers and design projects, in recognition of their design excellence.
Amplifying the Value of Technology Through Design
The DesignSingapore International Advisory Panel (IAP) members meet annually in Singapore to discuss issues and propose recommendations that will chart the strategic direction for the future of Singapore's growing design industry.
President's Design Award 2011
The 2011 President's Design Award, Singapore's highest design accolade, is open for nominations.
DesignSingapore: Embracing Design is Essential to Boost National Productivity
The DesignSingapore Council's International Advisory Panel defined how design plays a critical role in creating a sustainable competitive advantage for Singapore.
DesignS: Singapore to Present Integrated Design Solutions for Competitive Advantage
DesignS, a network of eight design associations in Singapore, will present the Singapore design showcase, "Sensing the Next S-Curve," at the Shanghai World Expo 2010.
Tax Incentives to Encourage Singapore Companies to Adopt Design and Design Thinking
DesignSingapore Council announced a new tax incentive scheme to encourage Singapore companies to adopt design innovation, entitled the "Productivity and Innovation Credit for Investments in Design" (PIC for Design).
President's Design Award 2010
The President's Design Award 2010, Singapore's most prestigious design accolade, is open for public nominations.
DesignSingapore Council Appoints Jeffrey Ho Kiat as Director
DesignSingapore Council appointed Jeffrey Ho Kiat as its new director.
Illuminate: Portfolio Show For Young Designers 2009
For the first time in Singapore, the top 3% of the graduating class of 2009, across 10 educational institutions in Singapore, will come together to showcase their portfolios.
DesignSingapore's International Advisory Panel Shares Insights
Members of the DesignSingapore Council International Advisory Panel (IAP) explored how design can play an integral role in shaping future healthcare systems during the fifth annual meeting in Singapore this week.
Singapore Design Festival 2009
Initiated in 2005 by the DesignSingapore Council, the Singapore Design Festival is a biennial platform to promote design and the design industry in Singapore, creating opportunities for networking and the exchange of ideas, and enhancing Singapore's image as a vibrant and creative international design…
DesignSingapore Venice 2008 Studio
As a key initiative in DesignSingapore's design development efforts, the DesignSingapore Studios brings together both Singapore and international designers to increase design capabilities and create iconic Singapore design, through collaborations on projects that are ahead of the market curve.
Mentions of DesignSingapore
100% Design Singapore
100% Design, a contemporary interior design exhibition presenting the latest furniture, lighting, accessories, wall and floor coverings, will be launching its next installation in Singapore, following 100% Design London and 100% Design Shanghai.
Design Difference: Designing Our World 2050
Organisers of the 26th International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid) World Design Congress today announced the latest programme developments relating to "Design Difference - Designing Our World 2050".
Singapore to Host the 26th Icsid World Design Congress in 2009
Singapore will host the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (Icsid) World Design Congress 2009 from 23 to 27 November 2009, in conjunction with the biennial Singapore Design Festival.
Singapore Becomes the First Member of INDEX: Partner City Network
The Partner City Network is a newly established forum for global design hubs, who works with design to improve life.