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Jun 03, 2017

Projects from Lithuania, Turkey, and Taiwan subvert traditional craft and design practices to create products for a modern age

Taipei, Taiwan --(ASIA TODAY)-- With less than one month to go until the close of the 2017 call for entries period for Taiwan’s international Golden Pin Concept Design Award on June...

May 24, 2017

Each year, over 300,000 traditional festivals are held in Japan. They differ greatly depending on where they are being held, and although they are usually organized by local people, they are always blessed by a local temple or shrine. Because there are so many festivals in Japan, it would be pretty much...

May 22, 2017

- First-ever Pop-Up segment unveils new stories of design reshaping retail
- Highlights emerging trends shaping the future of design: from the Internet of Things to the digital retail revolution

Singapore, May 18, 2017 – Design will enable innovation and growth for companies in today’s competitive...

Mar 24, 2017

Taipei, Taiwan–Thursday, March 23, 2017 --(ASIA TODAY)-- Already widely celebrated in Taiwan and pegged as one of the region’s rising stars, branding and graphic designer Aaron Nieh has created a one-of-a-kind poster to help promote the 2017 call for entries for the international Golden Pin Concept Design Award.

Mar 14, 2017

Taipei, Taiwan --(ASIA TODAY)-- The call for entries has begun for the 2017 edition of Taiwan's Golden Pin Design Award–the only international design award focused on the world’s Chinese-speaking, or huaren, communities. The competition represents a chance for companies and brands to test the viability of their...

Dec 02, 2016

TAIPEI --(ASIA TODAY)-- In the morning of December 1, 2016, from 9.30-12.20, the lavish Eslite Spectrum Performance Hall in Taipei’s historic Songshan Cultural and Creative Park played host to the always eagerly anticipated Golden Pin Design Award Forum, held as a precursor to that same day’s Golden Pin Design...

Dec 01, 2016

23 winners–Taiwan 14, China 8, Macau 1–in the Golden Pin Design Award and 3 winners from Taiwan and China in the Golden Pin Concept Design Award named across four award categories: product, visual communication, spatial, and packaging design

Today, December 1, 2016 --(ASIA TODAY)-- the Golden Pin award group...

Dec 01, 2016

1 December 2016 – Design and innovative technology enhance our lives and add value to business and society. The 12th edition of the HKTDC InnoDesignTech Expo (IDT Expo) opened today and continues through 3 December at the Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre (HKCEC). The Inspiration Hall (Hall 3D-E) is open...

Nov 28, 2016

For Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair 2017, the design studio Form Us With Love was commissioned to design a concept for the strategic development of Greenhouse, the fair’s hall for independent, unestablished designers. Together with students from Berghs School of Communication, they developed an activity that...

Nov 17, 2016

TAIPEI --(ASIA TODAY)-- The key visual has been unveiled for the upcoming Golden Pin Design Award 2016 Award Ceremony, Taiwan’s premier international design competition celebrating design created for and within huaren (Chinese-speaking) communities. Created by Bito, an innovative local motion graphics studio, the...

Oct 28, 2016

Leading design thinkers share ideas about human-centered, socially inclusive, and sustainable design for future cities at World Design Capital Taipei 2016

TAIPEI --(ASIA TODAY)-- The World Design Capital (WDC) Taipei 2016 International Design Policy Conference brought together leaders in design thinking from...

Oct 15, 2016

- Harnesses virtual reality (VR) and brand collaborations to reinvent the furniture retail scene

Singapore, 14 October 2016 --(ASIA TODAY)-- It is not a scene from the movies or that Avatar experience. But yes, you can virtually experience what your make-over dream lounge can be like.

For the first...

Oct 12, 2016

The assignment to create the Design Bar at Stockholm Furniture & Light Fair, February 7-11, 2017, has gone to Note Design Studio. Using the concept Sulla bocca di tutti, which means “on everybody’s lips”, the studio’s goal is to create a warm, inspirational and generous experience.

The Design Bar, which...

Oct 06, 2016

TAIPEI --(ASIA TODAY)-- Following gruelling Final Selection judging sessions held in Taipei on September 28 and 29–chaired by Oki Sato of famed Japanese design studio Nendo and Tony K.M. Chang, Regional Adviser for the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design (ICSID)–a total of 66 Golden Pin Design...

Oct 03, 2016

A DISPLAY OF DESIGN PROWESS AND AMBITIONS FOR THE FUTURE
At World Design Capital Taipei 2016, International Design House Exhibition curators to lay out blueprint for integration of design thinking with urban development on the theme of Sisheng: Quality of Life and Health, Ecological Sustainability, Smart...

Oct 03, 2016

~Soak yourself in design this autumn with “G Exhibition” ~
Good Design Award 2016 in Tokyo(Roppongi, Marunouchi, Shibuya)
Three months of exhibition series to start in September

Japan Institute of Design Promotion (JDP), the organizer of Good Design Award, will start “G Exhibition” to introduce...

Sep 23, 2016

SINGAPORE --(ASIA TODAY)--The latest and greatest of Singapore’s architecture and design scene will be on display with the return of Singapore Indesign on Saturday 8 October 2016.

The 5th edition of Asia’s leading boutique design event for architects, interior designers, specifiers and design lovers to...

Sep 19, 2016

TAIPEI --(ASIA TODAY)-- Organizers of 16 design weeks around the world come together at International Design Week Forum to build mutual support network and promote a flourishing international design industry

Sep 05, 2016

Taiwanese designers seek sense of place, heritage; designers from China, Singapore explore ancient cultural traditions

Monday, September 5, 2016 - Taipei, Taiwan --(ASIA TODAY)-- After the completion of grueling judging rounds held in Shanghai and Taipei, judges from Taiwan and China have narrowed down over...

Jul 27, 2016

International companies show understanding of huaren market through special design features; in China, smart technology products dominate; and in Taiwan, consumers covet a creative lifestyle

Jul 14, 2016

International designers enter remarkable interpretations of award’s theme of ‘zhongguan,’ while Chinese-speaking entrants push the boundaries of ‘huaren’ design

TAIPEI --(ASIA TODAY)-- Taiwan’s international Golden Pin Concept Design Award wrapped up its call for entries for 2016 on 15 June, and the award...

Jul 13, 2016

MÜNN and TOTON were today announced as the menswear and womenswear winners, respectively, of the 2016/17 International Woolmark Prize Asia regional final.

Christopher Raeburn- Founder and Creative Director, Christopher Raeburn; Juun.J - Creative Director, Juun.J; Cui Dan - Fashion Director, GQ China and...

Jul 01, 2016

- Aim to encourage innovation and develop talent in furniture design for “Smart Cities” in Singapore and Korea

Singapore, 29 June 2016 --(ASIA TODAY)-- The Singapore Furniture Industries Council (SFIC) is giving Singapore design another shot in the arm.

To further encourage the development and...