Dexigner Newsletter
DBA Design Effectiveness Awards 2012
DBA Design Effectiveness Awards 2012
Good design means good business. The DBA Design Effectiveness Awards recognise the return on investment a coherent, well-thought-out and professionally executed des...
more

Design and the Public Good Creativity versus the Procurement Process
Design and the Public Good: Creativity versus the Procurement Process?
A report by the Associate Parliamentary Design and Innovation Group (APDIG) has called on the UK government to rethink its relatio...
more

Points of View A Look Inside Modern Architecture with Herman Miller
Points of View: A Look Inside Modern Architecture with Herman Miller
Herman Miller just launched a new site called POV celebrating five California architects' perspective on design in a series directed...
more

Design for Everyone Early Highlights From the State of Design Festivals Public Program
Design for Everyone: Early Highlights From the State of Design Festival's Public Program
Taking place from July 20 - 31 2011, the State of Design festival is the largest and most innovative design even...
more

Waiting for You Parsons Students Create Furniture Concepts for Poltrona Frau
Waiting for You: Parsons Students Create Furniture Concepts for Poltrona Frau
In timing with the International Contemporary Furniture Fair, Parsons The New School for Design and The Poltrona Frau Group...
more

Winners of the 2011 ICFF Editors Awards
Winners of the 2011 ICFF Editors Awards
The much-anticipated 2011 ICFF Editors Awards were bestowed in 16 categories. The ICFF Editors Awards Ceremony took place during the 23rd annual International...
more

Using Meaningful Consumer Insights to Drive Technical Innovation
Using Meaningful Consumer Insights to Drive Technical Innovation
Cambridge Consultants and Philips Home Monitoring will give a joint presentation on the innovation process that produced the Philips Lif...
more

Project Torpedalo Pedal-Powered Boat Comes to Life with Autodesk Software
Project Torpedalo: Pedal-Powered Boat Comes to Life with Autodesk Software
The Project Torpedalo team used Autodesk Digital Prototyping software, including Autodesk Alias Design, Autodesk Inventor, Aut...
more

AIGA SF CauseAffect 2011 Call for Entries
AIGA SF Cause/Affect 2011: Call for Entries
Cause/Affect is a biennial, international design competition that celebrates the work of designers and organizations who set out to positively impact our soc...
more

The Serco Prize for Illustration River Thames Exhibition
The Serco Prize for Illustration River Thames Exhibition
The Serco Prize for Illustration competition was organised by London Transport Museum in partnership with the Association of Illustrators and ma...
more

AIGA Chicago to Host 2nd Annual Design Week
AIGA Chicago to Host 2nd Annual Design Week
The most unique design event of its kind will take place from Monday June 6 to Friday June 10 when the Chicago chapter of the American Institute of Graphic A...
more

Ammunition Crafts Identity and Launch Campaign for Kohler Numi
Ammunition Crafts Identity and Launch Campaign for Kohler Numi
Ammunition today unveiled its work for the launch of Kohler's new Numi toilet. Designed to associate Kohler's bold design leadership po...
more

Conqueror Relaunch Campaign by Reflexgroup Wins European Design Award for Arjowiggins Creative Papers
Conqueror Relaunch Campaign by Reflexgroup Wins European Design Award for Arjowiggins Creative Papers
A campaign for Arjowiggins Creative Papers to relaunch their premium Conqueror brand picked up a pr...
more

CBa Reorganizes and Revamps Vaasans Portfolio
CB'a Reorganizes and Revamps Vaasan's Portfolio
The VAASAN Group is the leading bakery company in Finland and the Baltic region. In order to increase its leadership and better address consumer's nee...
more

Symphony City Illustrator Amy Martin Releases Sophisticated Childrens Book
Symphony City: Illustrator Amy Martin Releases Sophisticated Children's Book
Award-winning, Los Angeles-based artist Amy Martin will release her first illustrated children's book, Symphony City, this J...
more

Pantone Plastic Standard Chips Let Designers Reproduce 3400 Pantone Colors in Plastic
Pantone Plastic Standard Chips Let Designers Reproduce 3,400 Pantone Colors in Plastic
Pantone today released large-format Pantone Plastic Standard Chips, that provide designers across industries - fro...
more

Wallpaper Readers to Design and Receive Their Own Cover and Create a Personalised Rolex Ad
Wallpaper* Readers to Design and Receive Their Own Cover and Create a Personalised Rolex Ad
Readers of Wallpaper* will be able to design and receive their own cover for the August Handmade issue. Bu...
more

Construct Designs Mulberry Book to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of Luxury Fashion Brand
Construct Designs Mulberry Book to Celebrate 40th Anniversary of Luxury Fashion Brand
Mulberry, the luxury fashion brand, unveiled a celebratory book to mark its 40th Anniversary year. The book prov...
more

Debenhams New Gift Card Boxes Slide Into the UK Market
Debenhams' New Gift Card Boxes Slide Into the UK Market
Debenhams have launched a new design for their branded gift card boxes. The elegant new packs have been brought in to accentuate the Debenhams...
more

Moon Life United Nude Flat Pack Shoe
Moon Life United Nude Flat Pack Shoe
Spanish performance-artist Alicia Framis initiated the "Moon Life" project which is about space travel and the speculation of future living in space. She invited...
more

Nine West Shoelaborations Collection Fall 2011 Giles Deacon
Nine West Shoelaborations Collection Fall 2011: Giles Deacon
Nine West announced the introduction of its "Shoelaborations" collection with renowned designer Giles Deacon. Shoelaborations is a creati...
more

Mudpie Unveils Latest Editions of Trend Books for Autumn Winter 2012 2013
Mudpie Unveils Latest Editions of Trend Books for Autumn Winter 2012 2013
The latest editions of Mudpie's four Trend books for Menswear, Womenswear, Kidswear and Babies reveal the overarching theme "Na...
more

Pantone Fashion  Home Nylon Brights Collection
Pantone Fashion + Home Nylon Brights Collection
Pantone introduced the Pantone Fashion + Home Nylon Brights Collection which includes 21 electric shades in a nylon format. The collection provides de...
more

Leslie Armstrong Designs Interiors for Scali Caffe
Leslie Armstrong Designs Interiors for Scali Caffe
Alfio Ruocco and Luigi Russo, owners of Il Postino and Scalinatella, two of the New York's finest dining establishments, unveiled Scali Caffe, New Yor...
more

Call for Submissions for MONU 15 Post-Ideological Urbanism
Call for Submissions for MONU 15: Post-Ideological Urbanism
MONU's new call for submissions invites uncompromising visions, normative thoughts, radical essays, daring criticisms, visionary ideas, socie...
more

Foreclosed Rehousing the American Dream
Foreclosed: Rehousing the American Dream
Foreclosed: Rehousing the American Dream is a 14-month initiative to examine new architectural possibilities for American cities and suburbs in the context of t...
more

The Bella Chandelier by 3XN a Light Sculpture with More Than 7000 LEDs
The Bella Chandelier by 3XN: a Light Sculpture with More Than 7000 LEDs
The Bella Chandelier is a living scenography of light and color created by GXN, the R&D department of Danish architects 3XN, for ...
more

Energy-Generating Algae to Power 1960s-Era GSA Office Building in LA
Energy-Generating Algae to Power 1960s-Era GSA Office Building in LA
Architects and engineers from HOK / Vanderweil showcased their creativity and sustainable design expertise with a winning net zero b...
more

MapQuest Debuts New Green Office Space
MapQuest Debuts New Green Office Space
MapQuest celebrates its 15th anniversary on April 25 and will blow out the birthday candles in their new, cutting-edge office space unveiled in the LoDo (Lower Do...
more

3XN Designed Bella Sky Hotel to be a New Landmark on Copenhagen Skyline
3XN Designed Bella Sky Hotel to be a New Landmark on Copenhagen Skyline
The opening of Scandinavia's largest hotel symbolizes not only the identity of the modern Orestad area of Copenhagen, but also ma...
more

Brooks  Scarpas Remodeled Frank Gehry Parking Garages Reopen
Brooks + Scarpa's Remodeled Frank Gehry Parking Garages Reopen
The newly improved parking structures at Santa Monica Place have reopened along with the recently improved Santa Monica Place Mall at the ...
more

H2Hotel by David Baker Partners
H2Hotel by David Baker Partners
H2, a new eco-conscious hotel designed by David Baker + Partners, has recently opened its doors to guests. A glimpse of the undulating green roof of this sustainable ...
more

Winner of 28th Annual GE Edison Award Rotsch and Schulz of Licht Kunst Licht
Winner of 28th Annual GE Edison Award: Rotsch and Schulz of Licht Kunst Licht
On the eve of North America's largest lighting show, Lightfair International, GE presented its prestigious 2010 GE Edison A...
more

Mirada Collaborates with Director Chris Milk to Create 3 Dreams of Black
Mirada Collaborates with Director Chris Milk to Create 3 Dreams of Black
Mirada has teamed up with radical.media director Chris Milk on an interactive music video experience called "3 Dreams of Black" ...
more

The New Industrial Revolution Autodesk at Wired Business Conference
The New Industrial Revolution: Autodesk at Wired Business Conference
Autodesk President and CEO Carl Bass joined Wired editor-in-chief Chris Anderson for a conversation about "The New Industrial Revolu...
more

Lamborghini Aventador Triumph
Lamborghini Aventador: Triumph
The new image film by Philipp & Keuntje and Sehsucht introduces Lamborghini's new super sports car Aventador with his 700 PS bull power, powerful and classy just like his...
more

McDonalds Taps Kompost and DUCK for Unique Campaign
McDonald's Taps Kompost and DUCK for Unique Campaign
What does an advertising legend such as McDonald's do when it decides to shift (at least temporarily) from the live-action world to a rendered wonde...
more

Digital Domain Helps Dodge Rebel Against the Sci-Fi Robot Future
Digital Domain Helps Dodge Rebel Against the Sci-Fi Robot Future
Digital production studio Digital Domain was tapped by RSA director Carl Erik Rinsch to help Dodge envision what the future holds for th...
more

Boccalatte Puts Sydney Film Festival in the Spotlight with the Launch of the 2011 Campaign
Boccalatte Puts Sydney Film Festival in the Spotlight with the Launch of the 2011 Campaign
Sydney Film Festival launched a TVC and cinema commercial to promote the 2011 event, part of an integrated mar...
more

Its Personal MINIs Guerilla Marketing Campaign Launches on Kurfurstendamm and Facebook
It's Personal: MINI's Guerilla Marketing Campaign Launches on Kurfurstendamm and Facebook
You can't choose your family, they say. Actually, with MINI you can. As of today citizens of Berlin, visitors t...
more

Motion Theorys Mark Kudsi Directs Branded Music Video for the Fiat 500
Motion Theory's Mark Kudsi Directs Branded Music Video for the Fiat 500
As the Fiat 500 rolls off the assembly line and into US showrooms, director Mark Kudsi of commercial production company Motion Th...
more

Whipsaw Site Relaunch Good Things Happen When Design Firms Team Up
Whipsaw Site Relaunch: Good Things Happen When Design Firms Team Up
Method has partnered with industrial design firm, Whipsaw, to relaunch their website and logo. Whipsaw President, Dan Harden, says...
more

Crouwelclock Design Museum App
Crouwelclock: Design Museum App
The Design Museum has launched its first App to celebrate current exhibition Wim Crouwel: A graphic odyssey. Crouwelclock is a beautifully animated graphic alarm cloc...
more

Autodesk SketchBook Pro App Reaches Next Level on iPad 2
Autodesk SketchBook Pro App Reaches Next Level on iPad 2
Autodesk introduced a new version of the Autodesk SketchBook Pro for iPad app, designed to take full advantage of the new features and processin...
more

Thornberg  Forester Creates Experiential Campaign for Gel Conference
Thornberg & Forester Creates Experiential Campaign for Gel Conference
For the second year in a row, creative studio Thornberg & Forester was asked by the people behind the innovative Gel Conference to ...
more

LA Plaza Media Walkway Dynamic Signage System Shares Stories in Real-Time
LA Plaza Media Walkway: Dynamic Signage System Shares Stories in Real-Time
Apologue, an experience design studio founded by Tali Krakowsky, created a dynamic signage project based on cloud computing an...
more

BMW Guggenheim Lab to Launch in New York City
BMW Guggenheim Lab to Launch in New York City
BMW Guggenheim Lab will launch in New York City from August 3 to October 16. Following the New York installation, the BMW Guggenheim Lab will travel to Ber...
more

Leading Design Researcher Linda Wagner Joins Carbon Design Group
Leading Design Researcher Linda Wagner Joins Carbon Design Group
Design thinker, researcher, and strategist Linda Wagner joined Carbon Design Group as Director of Research. "It's fantastic to have L...
more

DMI Appoints New President Karen Reuther
DMI Appoints New President: Karen Reuther
Karen Reuther will become the next president of DMI, effective May 23, 2011. Karen is a multi-disciplinary, multi-cultural design leader, with diverse exper...
more

International Design Excellence Awards Winners to be Announced on June 30
International Design Excellence Awards Winners to be Announced on June 30
For 31 years, the International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) has recognized design excellence in products, sustainability, i...
more

A 360 Degrees Overview with Psion and Unilever
A 360 Degrees Overview with Psion and Unilever
The fourth of the Creative Barcode's 360 Degrees event will feature John Conoley, CEO, Psion and Dr. Jonathan Hague, VP Open Innovation, Unilever Research...
more

Antares Photovoltaic Charging Station Designed by Pininfarina for Metalco
Antares: Photovoltaic Charging Station Designed by Pininfarina for Metalco
Pininfarina introduced Antares, a photovoltaic charging station for Metalco, during the MoTechEco of Rome, the Sustainable Mob...
more

Bentley Motors Creates a Luxury Limited Edition of the New James Bond Book Carte Blanche
Bentley Motors Creates a Luxury Limited Edition of the New James Bond Book, Carte Blanche
To celebrate the release of Carte Blanche, the new James Bond book by Jeffery Deaver, publisher Hodder & Stough...
more

KOR Water Aura
KOR Water Aura
KOR Water and RKS Design unveiled their latest sustainable hydration solution, Aura, which combines the design attributes that have made the brand beloved by consumers with the company's...
more

UXUS Designs New Lightweight and Eco-friendly Packaging for Indulge Wines
UXUS Designs New Lightweight and Eco-friendly Packaging for Indulge Wines
UXUS unveiled their latest project, the brand identity and packaging design of APL Wines' new label, Indulge. The brief was ...
more

EC145 Mercedes-Benz Style Helicopter
EC145 Mercedes-Benz Style Helicopter
Eurocopter unveiled EC145 "Mercedes-Benz Style" helicopter at the European Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition 2011. Mercedes-Benz designers created the in...
more

The MINI on Two Wheels Car Boot-compatible Folding Bike for Urban Mobility
The MINI on Two Wheels: Car Boot-compatible Folding Bike for Urban Mobility
MINI presents the eco-friendly solution to the parking space problem in city centres. The brand is celebrating the comebac...
more

Design for All Helps BT to Number One Phone in UK
Design for All Helps BT to Number One Phone in UK
When BT set out to relaunch its successful range of Freestyle handsets they wanted to continue to create a phone that would appeal to a large market, a...
more

Design News | Design Directory | Design Events | Design Competitions | Contact & About UsMay 2011

If you are having problems viewing Dexigner Newsletter: https://www.dexigner.com/newsletter/may2011.html