Dexigner Newsletter
Red Dot Award Design Concept 2012
Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2012
Red Dot Award: Design Concept 2012 is now open for entries. The Award calls upon designers, companies, design institutions and design studios to submit their latest a...
more

Balancing Extremes The Tensions in Design
Balancing Extremes: The Tensions in Design
We are no longer competing in an either-or-world. It has never been more important to break through classic trade-offs for ultimate success in getting the bes...
more

Materialica Design  Technology Award 2012
Materialica Design + Technology Award 2012
The 10th Materialica Design + Technology Award is now open for entries. The competition aims to demonstrate the importance of materials for industrial desi...
more

Eventually Everything The 2012 D-Crit Conference
Eventually Everything: The 2012 D-Crit Conference
The 2012 D-Crit Conference, featuring graduating students of the SVA MFA in Design Criticism, and moderated by Change Observer co-editor Julie Lasky, w...
more

Designing Business Strategy Creating Customer-centered Holistic Strategies and Tactics
Designing Business Strategy: Creating Customer-centered, Holistic Strategies and Tactics
Increasingly, design thinkers are called on to solve the most challenging issues in business: how to thrive in a...
more

Material ConneXion Medium Awards 2012
Material ConneXion Medium Awards 2012
Material ConneXion is calling entries for its 2012 Medium Awards. The Medium Award for Material of the Year recognizes new entries juried into the Material ConneXi...
more

Carbon Recognized with Two SparkConcept Awards
Carbon Recognized with Two Spark:Concept Awards
Carbon Design Group has received two Spark:Concept Awards, a gold for Toggle and a silver for Domino Clock. Carbon's two wins came out of the Seattle-...
more

T-Haler Cambridge Consultants New Asthma Training Device More Than Doubles Proper Use Rates
T-Haler: Cambridge Consultants' New Asthma Training Device More Than Doubles Proper Use Rates
Cambridge Consultants has today unveiled T-Haler, an asthma inhaler training device that more than doubles ...
more

PantoneLIVE Manage Color in the Cloud
PantoneLIVE: Manage Color in the Cloud
PantoneLIVE is a cloud-based color service that provides instant access to essential brand color standards. Derived from real ink on real substrates using real...
more

TypeCon2012 MKE SHFT
TypeCon2012: MKE SHFT
The Society of Typographic Aficionados will bring TypeCon2012: MKE SHFT to Milwaukee, Wisconsin - July 31st - August 5th, 2012. The theme of this year's conference is a clever ...
more

Why Design Firms Must Leverage Their Right Brain
Why Design Firms Must Leverage Their Right Brain
When I started in business I had no idea what "leverage" was, let alone how to use it. The prospect of negotiating a fee for my work terrified me, which...
more

Design Leaders Optimistic About Business in 2012
Design Leaders Optimistic About Business in 2012
AIGA's Design Leaders Confidence Index began to rise again in the most recent quarter. For the fourth quarter of 2011, the index rose from 86.63 to 100....
more

Noma Bar Designs Eight Unique Wallpaper Covers
Noma Bar Designs Eight Unique Wallpaper* Covers
In his first ever foray into three-dimensional interior space and products, celebrated illustrator Noma Bar has created eight newsstand covers for the Gl...
more

Varoom 17 Contemporary Illustration Through the Eyes of the World
Varoom! 17: Contemporary Illustration Through the Eyes of the World
How do you design whisky labels for China? Has Bollywood rediscovered the lost art of film posters? Are Brazilian and Russian artists...
more

Seymourpowell Creates New Look for Nestle Purinas PRO PLAN Catfood Brand
Seymourpowell Creates New Look for Nestle Purina's PRO PLAN Catfood Brand
Seymourpowell has unveiled the new packaging designs and visual identity for the Nestle Purina PRO PLAN Cat brand. Nestle Pu...
more

Frost Teams with Matt Moran to Brand a Slice of Sydney Dining
Frost Teams with Matt Moran to Brand a Slice of Sydney Dining
Matt Moran's much anticipated new restaurant development on the former Prunier's site in Sydney's leafy Woollahra, will launch this month w...
more

Marina Willer Named Partner in Pentagrams London Office
Marina Willer Named Partner in Pentagram's London Office
Marina Willer was named today as the latest partner in Pentagram's London office and the eighteenth worldwide. "We're absolutely thrilled tha...
more

Happiness Pantone View Colour Planner Fall-Winter 2013-2014
Happiness: Pantone View Colour Planner Fall-Winter 2013-2014
The Fall/Winter 2013/2014 edition of Pantone View Colour Planner is now available. Looking at color as a total language, this multi-discipli...
more

International Design Alliance Unveils New Visual Identity for the IDA Congress
International Design Alliance Unveils New Visual Identity for the IDA Congress
Icsid, Icograda, and IFI unveiled the new visual identity for its biennial IDA Congress. Designed and developed by Pentagr...
more

Pantone Fashion Color Report Fall 2012
Pantone Fashion Color Report Fall 2012
Pantone today unveiled the Fashion Color Report Fall 2012 in conjunction with New York Fashion Week. The report features the top 10 colors for women's and men'...
more

Rene Gruau Fashion Sketches From 1946-2000
Rene Gruau: Fashion Sketches From 1946-2000
The BMW Museum is dedicating a special exhibition to the world-renowned fashion and advertising illustrator Rene Gruau, who died in 2004 ...
more

Stop Drop Repeat The Painted Work of Marlis Saunders
Stop, Drop, Repeat: The Painted Work of Marlis Saunders
Stop, Drop, Repeat is the Design Exchange's first major exhibition on pattern design and this country's first look at the exceptional work by a C...
more

Mattijs for United Nude
Mattijs for United Nude
Dutch designer Mattijs van Bergen is celebrated for his curvaceous fashion and freshly feminine designs. On February 5 he closed Amsterdam Fashion week with a show at the Hei...
more

Wallpaper Does Fashion From Cover to Cover for March Issue
Wallpaper* Does Fashion From Cover to Cover for March Issue
Wallpaper* magazine has dedicated its entire March issue to its favourite fashion designers as captured through the magazine's unique design ...
more

Urbanized Out on DVD and Blu-ray
Urbanized: Out on DVD and Blu-ray
Urbanized, Gary Hustwit's latest feature-length documentary about the design of cities, is now available on DVD. The final film in Hustwit's well-known trilogy abou...
more

Woods Bagot Designs Exclusive Retail Boutique for LK Jewellery
Woods Bagot Designs Exclusive Retail Boutique for LK Jewellery
Designed by Woods Bagot, LK Jewellery's new boutique stores in Melbourne and Sydney speak to their sense of place and boast 'ultimate pres...
more

IIDA Educator and Member of the Year Award Call for Applications
IIDA Educator and Member of the Year Award: Call for Applications
IIDA announced a call for applications for the IIDA Educator of the Year Award that celebrates excellence in leadership of an Interior ...
more

Timberland Re-imagines Storytelling Within the Retail Experience
Timberland Re-imagines Storytelling Within the Retail Experience
Together with Timberland's in-house global creative services group, Apologue has developed an intelligent interactive experience within ...
more

Director of Civic Voice Moves to Design Council
Director of Civic Voice Moves to Design Council
The Design Council announced the appointment of Tony Burton as its new Director of Policy and Communications to lead the organisation's work as a centre ...
more

Studio OA Wins ID Magazines Best Environments Award
Studio O+A Wins I.D. Magazine's Best Environments Award
San Francisco design firm Studio O+A has won Best of Category in I.D. Magazine's Annual Design Review for its Aol West Coast Headquarters in Palo...
more

Wang Shu The Pritzker Architecture Prize 2012 Laureate
Wang Shu: The Pritzker Architecture Prize 2012 Laureate
Wang Shu, a 48 year old architect whose architectural practice is based in Hangzhou, The People's Republic of China, will be the recipient of the...
more

Pantone View Home  Interiors 2013 Trend Forecast
Pantone View Home + Interiors 2013 Trend Forecast
Pantone has released the Pantone View Home + Interiors 2013 Trend Forecast, a guide containing the nine most directional color palettes for home furnis...
more

The SBID International Interior Design Awards 2012
The SBID International Interior Design Awards 2012
Judged by illustrious design industry names such as Professor Jimmy Choo OBE, Pasquale Natuzzi, Inge Moore (HBA London) and Nerio Alessandri (Technogy...
more

The Business School Issues for a New Future
The Business School: Issues for a New Future
The Business School - Issues for a New Future is a collection of public research papers, created by Woods Bagot. Consisting of a series of nine individua...
more

Green Building Incentive Trends Strengthening Communities Building Green Economies
Green Building Incentive Trends: Strengthening Communities, Building Green Economies
The American Institute of Architects (AIA) and the National Association of Counties (NACo) released a report that fi...
more

ASID Interior Design Index Slips Slightly
ASID Interior Design Index Slips Slightly
The American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Interior Design Billings Index ended 2011 slightly below positive territory at 49.4, continuing a decline in ...
more

RIBA and CPI Launch a Free and Digitised Data Edition of Uniclass Online
RIBA and CPI Launch a Free and Digitised Data Edition of Uniclass Online
The Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) and the Construction Project Information committee (CPI) have launched Uniclass...
more

AIA New Orleans 2012 Design Awards Design Beyond Sustainability
AIA New Orleans 2012 Design Awards: Design Beyond Sustainability
AIA New Orleans will hold its annual Design Awards program on Thursday, March 15, 2012. Each year, AIA New Orleans Design Awards program...
more

Pantone Universe A Colorful Collection from Pantone and Springs Global
Pantone Universe: A Colorful Collection from Pantone and Springs Global
Pantone and Springs Global have unveiled a new partnership to create the Pantone Universe collections for bedding and bath, slate...
more

Adobe Photoshop Touch for iPad 2
Adobe Photoshop Touch for iPad 2
Adobe Photoshop Touch is now available for iPad 2, offering core Photoshop features, as well as new capabilities for creating and sharing in an app custom-built for tab...
more

Autodesk PLM 360 Cloud-Based Alternative for Product Lifecycle Management
Autodesk PLM 360: Cloud-Based Alternative for Product Lifecycle Management
Autodesk PLM 360 is the next-generation cloud-based alternative, providing a powerful, affordable and easy-to-implement soluti...
more

metaio Introduces Augmented City Platform
metaio Introduces Augmented City Platform
metaio today unveiled plans to add 3D Object Tracking and Visual Search to its free mobile Augmented Reality (AR) Software Development Kit, part of the Augment...
more

Whitegoods Lighting to Launch Light Meter iPhone App
Whitegoods Lighting to Launch Light Meter iPhone App
Whitegoods Lighting is planning to release an iPhone app that can be used to measure various lighting scenarios and will give suggestions to users r...
more

Autodesk Showcases Sustainable Design at Second Annual Sustainability Summit
Autodesk Showcases Sustainable Design at Second Annual Sustainability Summit
Autodesk President and CEO Carl Bass joined Fortune Magazine Sr. Writer and Editor Marc Gunther to discuss sustainable desig...
more

FontFont Website Receives iF Communication Design Award
FontFont Website Receives iF Communication Design Award
The iF Communication Design Award 2012 ceremony honored FontShop International and Edenspiekermann design agency with a golden iF award for their...
more

UPS My Choice Launches a New Era with Compelling Stop Motion Animation from Charged Studios for OgilvyNY
UPS My Choice Launches a New Era with Compelling Stop Motion Animation from Charged Studios for Ogilvy/NY
Ogilvy/NY looked to Charged Studios and director Adam Pierce to usher in a new age of package d...
more

Biomorph Motherships David Rosenbaum Directs Launch Spot for Nike Flyknit
Biomorph: Mothership's David Rosenbaum Directs Launch Spot for Nike Flyknit
Director David Rosenbaum of Digital Domain's advertising and entertainment production company Mothership was tapped by Nike t...
more

Motion504 Unfolds the Impact of Giving with Animated Short
Motion504 Unfolds the Impact of Giving with Animated Short
Minneapolis-based ad agency Carmichael Lynch recently tapped motion504 to help create an inspirational animated short for Fueling ...
more

Futuristic Films Adds Award-winning Filmmaker and Oscar Nominee Director Daniel Junge to Its Roster
Futuristic Films Adds Award-winning Filmmaker and Oscar Nominee Director Daniel Junge to Its Roster
Led by Executive Producer Brendan Kiernan, Futuristic Films has signed ...
more

First-of-a Kind Laser-sintered Easter Egg
First-of-a Kind Laser-sintered Easter Egg
Fourfoursixsix, EOS, and Ogle Models have worked together to create a laser-sintered egg that is highly intricate in structure, yet contemporary and sculptural...
more

SVABBC Design Film Festival
SVA/BBC Design Film Festival
SVA/BBC Design Film Festival will feature a once-in-a-lifetime chance to view groundbreaking BBC films that have never previously been screened in ...
more

Autodesk Brings LEGO Brickley to Life Digitally with 3D Instructions
Autodesk Brings LEGO Brickley to Life Digitally with 3D Instructions
Autodesk exhibited an innovative new approach for 3D interactive building instructions at LEGO World 2012 in Copenhagen. The digi...
more

MPC Creative and TBWAChiatDay Storm Grammys with Bon Iver Adele
MPC Creative and TBWA/Chiat/Day Storm Grammys with Bon Iver, Adele
MPC Creative created a pair of visually stunning spots for the Grammy Awards, one starring Bon Iver and another featuring singer-songw...
more

Winner of the Visual Effects Society Award for Outstanding Visual Effects in a Student Project
Winner of the Visual Effects Society Award for Outstanding Visual Effects in a Student Project
Autodesk has unveiled students from Filmakademie Baden-Wuertemberg as the winners of the Visual Effects So...
more

The Mission is Seeing Specs for MINI
The Mission is Seeing Specs for MINI
Venice-based visual effects studio The Mission launched a high-powered all-CG :30 spec spot, created for MINI, executed completely in-house. The kinetic spot fea...
more

Nissan Hi-Cross Concept
Nissan Hi-Cross Concept
Nissan unveiled Hi-Cross Concept at the 2012 Geneva Motor Show, heralding a possible new design direction for the company. The proposal looks at ways to extend Nissan's leade...
more

Echo Designs Limited Edition Carling Zest
Echo Designs Limited Edition Carling Zest
Echo has designed the branding, primary and secondary packaging for Carling's innovative new summertime beer, Carling Zest - a beer brewed with a light, citrus...
more

Beyond Design Wins a Best in Category Housewares Design Award
Beyond Design Wins a Best in Category Housewares Design Award
Beyond Design, in partnership with Spectrum Brands, was honored with a "Best in Category" Housewares Design Award for their design of the R...
more

Webb deVlam Gets to the Heart of Brand Identity for NayaMed
Webb deVlam Gets to the Heart of Brand Identity for NayaMed
New medical device company NayaMed appointed Webb deVlam to develop its comprehensive brand identity programme that reflects the simplicity o...
more

Jamie Hewlett Designs Limited Edition Bottle for ABSOLUT
Jamie Hewlett Designs Limited Edition Bottle for ABSOLUT
ABSOLUT have launched their latest limited edition bottle - the ABSOLUT London. The bottle is a collaboration with artist Jamie Hewlett who has ...
more

Design News | Design Directory | Design Events | Design Competitions | Contact & About Us March 2012

If you are having problems viewing Dexigner Newsletter: https://www.dexigner.com/newsletter/march2012.html