Monday, August 26, 2013 - Thursday, April 17, 2014
Design a cover for an imaginary issue of DG magazine with the theme:Famous Designers.There are two divisions: • University & College Division (Tertiary) • Secondary School Division Closing date for entries 17 April 2014.More information at www.dgdesignnetwork.com.au/aderg/dg-student-design-competition/.
Monday, September 2, 2013 - Monday, December 30, 2013
Hong Kong Design Directory is a complimentary online design service platform operated by the Hong Kong Design Centre (HKDC). The primary aims are to raise the profile of Hong Kong’s design industry, enhance the public’s appreciation of design, heighten the network among local and overseas design practitioners, and strengthen the business connection between design service providers and users.More information at www.designdirectory.hk/index/.
Saturday, September 7, 2013 - Monday, December 29, 2014
The gallery will reopen to the public on 7 September 2013 with an exciting new exhibition, First Peoples.Told through the voices of Victoria’s First Peoples, and utilising cutting-edge multimedia, Aboriginal language, artifacts and contemporary artworks, First Peoples will tell the story of Aboriginal Victoria from the time of Creation to today.More information at museumvictoria.com.au/bunjilaka/whatson/upcoming-exhibitions/first-peoples/.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - Friday, February 28, 2014
Riva 1920 is promoting the 1st Design Award “Light up your idea” for the design of a table in solid wood.The design needs to use Reforestation woods and secondary non - plastic materials.Please register your interest on the Riva website.In addition to the competition prizes If the winner is based in Australia Fanuli will provide a return economy trip to Milan Furniture fair.Entries close 28th Feburary 2014.More information at www.riva1920.it/en/news/news/1-design-award-accendi-la-tua-idea/.
Tuesday, September 17, 2013 - Saturday, December 14, 2013
The Italian Services Institute / ISSI Fellowship was set up, inter alia, to advance the education of Australian residents who are of Italian descent and who need the support of a Fellowship to enable them to advance or enhance their skills. These Fellowships aim to promote the enhancement of skills by access to overseas higher training and innovation and appreciation of international best practice, especially in Italy.Applications close October 14thMore information at www.issinstitute.org.au.
Monday, September 30, 2013 - Tuesday, January 7, 2014
The upcoming Green Store Challenge is delivered in collaboration with the Swedish multinational retail-clothing company - H&M.They will be challenging selected Fellows to create a Green Store prototype, which will be sustainable in terms of materials, construction, energy, operation and other aspects. The prototype should be scalable to H&M stores worldwide, be economically beneficial and make the idea of sustainability tangible for customers and employees.Enquiries to www.thedoschool.org, or visit thedoschool.org/challenges/green-store-challenge/.
Wednesday, October 2, 2013 - Sunday, February 23, 2014
A dizzying exploration of music video as an art form. Just try to look away.With over 300 clips spanning nine decades, Spectacle follows how the art of the music video has progressed, from clips of 1920s jazz legends through to videos by Madonna, Lady Gaga and other contemporary artists. Powerful imagery and music surround you as you journey through a labyrinth of interactive installations, sets, immersive environments, original props and costumes.More information at www.acmi.net.au/spectacle.aspx.
Saturday, October 12, 2013 - Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Singapore Jewellery design Awards (SJDA) presents, a golden opportunity that could transform your ‘dream design’ on paper today into a ‘gorgeous piece of most sought after jewellery in the market tomorrow.Come participate in Singapore’s only jewellery design award contest & liberate your creativity to the world that holds its future.More information at www.sjda.sg/index.php.
Monday, October 14, 2013 - Thursday, January 2, 2014
The 5th edition of the International Design for All Foundation Awards recognise achievements in the field of design for all, great and small, by governments, businesses, not-for-profit organisations and professionals from all over the world. In so doing, they aim to demonstrate that the implementation of design for all/universal design in any form contributes towards improving quality of life for everyone. Deadline for submission 02/01/2014Enquiries to www.bcd.es/en/page.asp?id=438&ui=3864, or visit www.designforall.org/new/awards.php.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - Tuesday, December 31, 2013
Our "bespoke" installation displays locally designed furniture crafted from sustainable or reclaimed materials. Visitors are encouraged to use the furniture, relax and discover the diverse stories of Queensland furniture design embedded within the bespoke space.More information at www.southbank.qm.qld.gov.au/Events+and+Exhibitions/Exhibition.
Wednesday, October 16, 2013 - Sunday, February 9, 2014
Take a peek inside the private collections of Queenslanders and see how our State’s collectors gain meaning and identity from their collections.Collectomania highlights a very human passion – collecting the things we love, fuelled by a sometimes unexplainable drive or desire to find the next perfect addition, preserve a moment in time or celebrate beauty, function and achievement.More information at www.southbank.qm.qld.gov.au/Events+and+Exhibitions/Exhibition.
Monday, October 21, 2013 - Thursday, June 19, 2014
Home Design Magazine Australian Living Green Interior Awards welcomes entries from interior designers, architects, interior stylists, interior consultants, building designers, sustainability consultants and homeowners.The premise behind these Awards is that ‘Every interior designer + architect should strive to create healthy spaces for us to live, work, play, eat and learn in. The only way this can be achieved is through the use of green interior products.New closing date for entries 23rd May.The Winner will be announced at the Adwards Function in Sydney on the 19th June.More information at greeninteriorawards.com.au/how-to-enter/.
Wednesday, October 30, 2013 - Monday, December 30, 2013
If you missed AGDA’s sold-out Pecha Kucha night a few months back, you missed a great night of thoughts being shared on the future of design by a group of industry leaders to a packed-out, knowledge-hungry and beer-thirsty crowd. Don’t feel bad though because you can now see them online! The Pecha Kucha rules are simple, though challenging: 20 slides per talk. 20 seconds per slide.More information at www.agdanew.com.au/#sthash.LKDBDemf.dpbs.
Friday, November 1, 2013 - Friday, December 20, 2013
The Rocks Village Bizarre every Friday from Nov 1-Dec 20, is a two-month program of amazing Friday nights involving performance, art, film and other oddities besides, all located in the heart of The Rocks.The UTS Design Lab Open House project is kicking off festivities on the evening of Friday Nov 1. It’s an ambitious take-over of a few historic laneways in the Rocks quarter, bringing in innovative and engaging design projects by the final year Design Lab students.More information at www.therocksvillagebizarre.com.
Monday, November 4, 2013 - Tuesday, December 31, 2013
The Singapore Furniture Industries Council (SFIC)have announced the winners of the esteemed Singapore Furniture Industry Awards (SFIA) 2013. The SFIA is designed to honour outstanding industry individuals and enterprises that have displayed the spirit of entrepreneurship and made significant contributions to the furniture industry in Singapore.More information at www.furnituredesigndna.com/award2013.php.
Monday, November 4, 2013 - Wednesday, April 30, 2014
JamFactory and Seppeltsfield are excited to open the doors to our new studios, gallery and shop in the Barossa valley! JamFactory at Seppeltsfield brings together two significant South Australian icons - both with a commitment to premium quality and bespoke production, providing a unique hub for craft and design in the Barossa.More information at www.jamfactory.com.au/about-latest-news.php.
Monday, November 4, 2013 - Sunday, March 2, 2014
Edward Steichen & Art Deco Fashion comprises over 200 photographs and more than 30 garments. This stunning exhibition captures the sophistication of the modern woman and the elegance of high-end fashion from this golden age of fashion and photography. 18th Oct - 2nd MarchMore information at www.ngv.vic.gov.au/whats-on/exhibitions/exhibitions/edward-steichen-and-art-deco-fashion.
Monday, November 4, 2013 - Friday, January 31, 2014
The NGV’s newly opened Contemporary Art & Design gallery showcases key art and design movements from the 1960s to the present day. The displays encompass a broad spectrum of practice, including furniture, ceramics, glass, metalwork, jewellery, fashion, textiles, paintings and works on paper.More information at www.ngv.vic.gov.au.
Monday, November 4, 2013 - Sunday, February 2, 2014
A selection of some of the world’s most influential designers from the past 40 years feature in the exhibition Modern Love. In curating this exclusive exhibition, Bendigo Art Gallery has drawn on archival fashion objects from the extensive collection of the FIDM Museum at the Fashion Institute of Design & Merchandising in Los Angeles. 26 October 2013 – 2 February 2014More information at www.modernlovebendigo.com .
Monday, November 11, 2013 - Wednesday, February 12, 2014
Luminary 2014 - Celebrating excellence in Interior Design. Entry submissions for the 2014 program will be accepted from 11 November until 12 February for projects completed between 1 September 2012 and 31 December 2013.More information at www.australianinteriordesignawards.com/user/register/.
Tuesday, November 19, 2013 - Saturday, February 22, 2014
Four decades of popular music through songs, posters, costumes, memorabilia and iconic rock venues.Immerse yourself in this celebration of Melbourne's World recognised contemporary popular music culture and the influences of the Mushroom Group founded by Michael Gudinski AM.Enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.rmit.edu.au/rmitgalllery.
Friday, November 22, 2013 - Sunday, March 23, 2014
Melbourne Now celebrates the latest art, architecture, design, performance and cultural practice to reflect the complex cultural landscape of creative Melbourne. This ambitious and far-reaching exhibition across NGV Australia and NGV International will show how visual artists and creative practitioners have profoundly contributed to creating a place with a unique and dynamic cultural identity. 22 November 2013 – 23 March 2014. 10am – 5pm. Free entry.More information at www.ngv.vic.gov.au/whats-on/exhibitions/exhibitions/melbourne-now.
Tuesday, November 26, 2013 - Tuesday, January 21, 2014
The Politecnico di Milano Design School jointly offers this master's program with the University Degli Studi di Genova and the POLI.design, Consorzio del Politecnico di Milano.The program was founded to meet the strong demand for training in the pleasure-craft segment.This master's degree program provides the skills needed to manage the design and construction process of a sailboat or a motoryacht. Scholarship Avaliable.Enquiries to email@example.com, , or visit firstname.lastname@example.org.
Monday, December 2, 2013 - Friday, December 20, 2013
La Trentina, a company that produces and sells apples, in collaboration with Design Hub,POLI.design and others media in partnership with INTERNI Magazine, this year offers a reflection on the relation between food and design, supporting the creativity and passion of young designers, strictly under 35 years old.Information available on the site: www.designhub.it/adadMore information at www.designhub.it/adad.
Monday, December 2, 2013 - Thursday, September 4, 2014
The Design Management Institute has issued a call for papers for the 19th Academic Design Management Conference to be held in London, UK September 2-4, 2014. The theme of the conference is Design Management in an Era of Disruption. Shifts in the ways that products and services are designed, made and distributed have changed the role of the designer. The conference will explore how design management is changing in this era of disruption. Abstracts due January 15th, 2014More information at www.dmi.org/dmi/html/conference/academic14/academic.htm.
Monday, December 2, 2013 - Tuesday, June 3, 2014
Entries will be sought for designs for a new feature within the Freefall Pin Oak forest. The feature may be static or kinetic and could relate to one or many site opportunities in the forest. The winning feature will enhance the forest experience for visitors to the Arboretum for the next century. Entries close 3rd June.Enquiries to email@example.com, or visit www.freefallexperience.org.au.
Thursday, December 5, 2013 - Tuesday, January 14, 2014
The Gallery of Australian Design invites you to celebrate the Multidisciplinary Exhibition being help at the GAD.In conjunction with the University of Canberra & the Australian Institute of Architects.Opening night - Thursday 5th December 2013More information at www.gad.org.au/info.php.
Friday, December 6, 2013 - Sunday, December 15, 2013
Come and explore Bricolage 2013, an expression of the resourceful innovation of textile design.Bricolage is an assemblage of people, ideas and outcomes, where the future of textile design is as pliable as the fabric it creates. No Vacancy Gallery QV Building, Melbourne.Please RSVP to the VIP opening on the 5th December.Enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.bricolage2013.com.
Saturday, December 7, 2013 - Sunday, February 2, 2014
Now in its third year, ‘Design your future’ is a partnership between Sydney Olympic Park Authority and South Western Sydney Institute’s Lidcombe College and presents quality design work by graduating students.The “Design Your Future” exhibition will run every weekend until Sunday 2 February 2014 and showcases the works of more than 75 graduates students from TAFE SWSi’s design school based at Lidcombe.Enquiries to email@example.com, or visit www.SWSi.tafensw.edu.au.
Tuesday, December 10, 2013 - Sunday, January 12, 2014
In 2014, the 24th Biennial of Design in Ljubljana, Slovenia (BIO) reinvents itself and launches an ambitious call for applications. Entering the realm of collaboration, where design is a tool to rethink everyday life, the Biennial is looking for individuals to shape possible futures for design. The deadline for applications is 12 January 2014.More information at bio.si/en/#call-for-applications.
Thursday, December 12, 2013 - Friday, December 13, 2013
The Swinburne Industrial Design Graduate Show for 2013 at the Apprentice Restaurant - Prahran Campus. Industry Breakfast on the 12th December 8.30am - 10.00am RSVP firstname.lastname@example.orgEnquiries to email@example.com, or visit www.swinburne.edu.au/campuses/prahran/.
Friday, December 13, 2013 - Saturday, March 8, 2014
Design Hub is pleased to announce a major exhibition by Australian/European artists Chicks on Speed (Alex Murray-Leslie and Melissa Logan). SCREAM introduces a multidisciplinary, practice based approach to performance research, blurring the boundaries between pop-music, fashion, performance and film within an experiential interactive installation or GESAMTKUNSTWERK (a total work of art).More information at www.designhub.rmit.edu.au/.
Tuesday, December 17, 2013
Brisbane Marketing(BM), Brisbane Development Association (BDA) and Business South Bank (BSB) join forces to provide corporate Brisbane an opportunity to attend a panel discussion exploring how the State, City and business can benefit from G20.Enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org. , or visit email@example.com.
Wednesday, December 18, 2013
It's become a tradition, the AGDA Christmas Party on the rooftop at the Local Taphouse. An event not to be missed. Join us for a couple of drinks, catch up with mates and kick off the festive season.Places are limited so RSVP then we can get an idea of the numbers.More information at nsw.agda.com.au/events/1143/agda-christmas-party/module/default.
Thursday, January 9, 2014 - Saturday, January 11, 2014
F@ME will be a yearly exhibition held for a period of three days at Dubai International Convention Centre & Exhibition Centre, Dubai, UAE . This International show has the potential to grab the attention of fashion enthusiasts who have a keen interested in the Fashion industry.Enquiries to firstname.lastname@example.org, or visit www.facebook.com/FAME2014.
Monday, January 13, 2014 - Sunday, January 19, 2014
The First trade show for 2014, IMM Cologne will once again present inspiring interior design ideas for trendsetters and provide the markets with new momentum. And the major innovators, market leaders and brands will be there.More information at www.imm-cologne.com/en/imm/diemesse/index.php.
Friday, January 24, 2014 - Tuesday, January 28, 2014
Editors of objects and furniture come together with designers who combine functionality, design and technology at this Bi-annual design fest in Paris.Free invitation available for DIA members.More information at www.maison-objet.com.
Friday, January 24, 2014 - Sunday, January 26, 2014
This s the only forum dedicated to promoting technological innovations , inventions to the public , staff and the business decision-makers and investors. It enables innovative companies , research centers and teaching commercialize their inventions , new technologies, research results.Enquiries to email@example.com , or visit www.inventechno.com.
Wednesday, February 5, 2014 - Wednesday, February 19, 2014
2014 ICSID Interdesign Mumbai hosted by Weschool Mumbai is a forum in which 40 designers From India and abroad work together with local experts for an extensive two week period.The participants will explore design issues of regional, national and global importance. Deadline for applications is November 30th.More information at www.interdesignmumbai.com.
Friday, February 7, 2014 - Tuesday, February 11, 2014
Start the business year at the world's most important consumer goods trade fair – with maximum international attention and a trade audience with significant decision making authority in the Dining, Giving and Living areas. Increase your chances at the heart of the market.More information at ambiente.messefrankfurt.com/frankfurt/en/aussteller/willkommen.html.
Thursday, February 13, 2014 - Sunday, February 16, 2014
Pause Fest is a creative springboard for digital industries to meet, inspire, learn, launch and collaborate. Pause website is a curated online creative network that promotes art and innovation in digital culture.Continuing the story where Pause Fest 2012’s ‘Future’ theme left off, this year we want to keep the conversation going around the possibilities that lie ahead – what we have accomplished at present, and what that means for the global digital community in years to come.More information at www.pausefest.com.au.
Thursday, February 20, 2014 - Friday, February 21, 2014
The 9th CEO Symposium to be held on the 20-21 February 2014 at the Melbourne Convention and Exhibition, has been designed specifically for leaders and is restricted to CEOs, Executive Officers and Chairs of associations, charities, institutes and other not-for profit organisations.For a full list of speakers and more information on the event, please visit ceo.associations.net.au.More information at ceo.associations.net.au..
Thursday, February 27, 2014 - Sunday, March 2, 2014
Design Shanghai is Shanghai's First truly International Design Trade Event. Attracting over 40,000 Architects ,Interior designers, Developers & Project Managers.The event will be held at Shanghai Exhibition Centre from February 24th to March 2nd 2014 in the worlds most exciting and fastest growing city.To exhibit or for further information on the event please contact Anthony.Contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.
Monday, March 10, 2014 - Thursday, March 13, 2014
International and regional design professionals will meet at this inaugural Asian exhibition to be held at Marina Bay Sands Resort. Emerging Asian designers will showcase their work through the Talents à la Carte event. Free invitation available for DIA members.More information at www.maison-objet.com/asia .
Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - Wednesday, April 30, 2014
Australian Indigenous Fashion Week (AIFW) has launched and is Australia’s first showcase of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander fashion, arts, textiles and accessories under the one banner. The Inaugural event will take place in Sydney in April 2014 and will be established as a regular marketing platform to celebrate and promote Indigenous Fashion design, along with fostering the fashion, and textiles design industry.More information at www.aifw.com.au/.
Wednesday, April 2, 2014 - Friday, April 4, 2014
Keep this date aside:Design BUILD is the premier event in the design, building and construction industry. Running over three days in April 2014, Design BUILD moves back to Melbourne, providing real world business innovation ideas to inspire and educate you, your business and your industry. Interested in exhibiting at DesignBUILD or just want to know more? Get in touch:Enquiries to email@example.com, or visit www.designbuildexpo.com.au.
Monday, May 19, 2014 - Thursday, May 22, 2014
Dubai World Trade Centre UAE.Spanning over 24 years, INDEX occupies over 31,000sqm exhibition space and attracts over 20,000 visitors from more than 100 countries every year. This is your gateway to the Middle East and North Africa's interior design and fit out industry.More information at www.indexexhibition.com/.
Wednesday, May 28, 2014 - Friday, May 30, 2014
The dates to remember for next years Trade show Designex 2014 in sydney. 28 May 2014 - 30 May 2014.
Monday, June 2, 2014 - Saturday, June 14, 2014
Mayors of Barcelona, Xavier Trias, and Holon, Moti Sasson, accompanied by Luis Vendrell, member of the Executive Commission of BCD Barcelona Design Center, announced that Israel will be the guest country at the Barcelona Design Week 2014, event that will take place from 2 to 14 of June.More information at www.barcelonadesignweek.com/en/page.asp?id=495#intro.
Thursday, June 26, 2014 - Sunday, June 29, 2014
It is a forum for discussion and further development of all aspects of design knowledge from cognition and methodology to methods and philosophy, from research theory to practice. The goal of the conference is to bring together worldwide top designers from a variety of field and present state of-the-art research projects. The conference will offer broad exchange possibilities to designers and practitioners, strategic decision makers, managers and so on.More information at www.bitcongress.com/awcd2014/.
Friday, July 4, 2014 - Sunday, July 6, 2014
The Build & Renovating Expo is Australia's premier event for the serious building and real renovating markets. Connecting quality trade AND consumer visitors with suppliers of building products and services, you will not find a more targeted exhibition.Register to exhibitMore information at www.buildexpo.com.au/exhibitor.
Saturday, July 26, 2014 - Sunday, July 27, 2014
Mark your diaries, Open House Melbourne will return on Saturday 26 and Sunday 27 July 2014.With an annual program featuring Speaker Series evenings, tours and kids activities, not to mention open doors to some of Melbourne's most significant buildings, there is something in store for the whole family.More information at www.openhousemelbourne.org/what-s-on.
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