Wednesday, 21 June 2006

5. European Aluminium Award - register now!

A high-calibre international jury will once again be judging the latest innovations in the aluminium industry at the European Aluminium Award to be held during this year's ALUMINIUM (20.-22. September 2006). More »


Wednesday, 21 June 2006

The best designers of the red dot award: product design 2006: Benno Schiefer and Jörg Brandt

Meanwhile, design has also become a central factor in the field of rail vehicles in local traffic. The German designers Benno Schiefer and Jörg Brandt were ennobled with the award “red dot: best of the best” for their innovative design of the railway vehicle interior produced by Siemens. We had the chance to talk to them about the design of rail vehicles in local traffic for travellers of tomorrow: More »


Wednesday, 21 June 2006

Philippe Starck

Philippe Starck designed the “Starck X” bathtub for Duravit. The puristic design and the innovative solutions of the French designer convinced the international jury of experts of this year´s red dot award: product design; he received the award “red dot: best of the best” for this outstanding performance. The Duravit Company took the time to explain to us the particularities of the Starck X Series. More »


Tuesday, 20 June 2006

Icograda Design Week in Seattle

From 9 until 15 July 2006 the Icograda Design Week, an international design forum, will take place in Seattle, USA. Internationally renowned speakers will look into the topic “Defining Design on a Changing Planet” and discuss the role of design in the face of global changes. More »


Tuesday, 20 June 2006

The best designers of the red dot award: product design 2006: Hsieh Jung-Ya

Likewise, the designer Hsieh Jung-Ya from Taiwan belongs to the best of this year's red dot award: product design. He received the award “red dot: best of the best” for his wind-powered bicycle headlights. Hsieh Jung-Ya talked to us on the subject of “form and ecology”: More »