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Istanbul Design Biennial Opens

Istanbul Design Biennial Opens

. October 15, 2012

The Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (İKSV) welcomes the public to the first edition of the Istanbul Design Biennial from 13 October to 12 December 2012. Generating critical discussion of design issues, the biennial delves into the theme of Imperfection, suggested by Deyan Sudjic, Director of Design Museum, London and member of the biennial’s […]

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Fourth Annual Architecture and Design Film Festival in NYC

. September 9, 2012

The fourth season of the acclaimed Architecture & Design Film Festival—the premier showcase for films on the subject—opens at Tribeca Cinemas on October 18. This year’s edition includes more than twenty-five films from eleven countries on a wide variety of topics, complemented by engaging related programs. The 2012 Festival will open with the world premiere […]

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Museum of Fine Arts Houston presents Scandinavian Design exhibition

Museum of Fine Arts Houston presents Scandinavian Design exhibition

. August 5, 2012

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston presents Scandinavian Design, an exhibition on view August 26, 2012–January 27, 2013. Poul Henningsen, manufactured by Louis Poulsen & Company, PH “Artichoke” Lamp, 1958, copper, steel, and enameled metal, the MFAH, museum purchase with funds provided by the Design Council, 2000. Scandinavian Design, from the MFAH decorative arts collection, will […]

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Taipei Fine Arts Museum presents DESTROY DESIGN – Modern Living

. July 24, 2012

Taipei Fine Arts Museum presents DESTROY DESIGN – Modern Living, an exhibition on view 14 July–9 September 2012. DESTRoY DESIGN – Modern Living consists of 10 chapters: Destroy, Interiors, Arte Povera, Wooden Sculpture, Italian Techno, Classics, Flexible/Modules, Objects, Droog Design, Glass. It features over 100 artworks produced by 45 international artists and designers over the […]

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Michelle Obama to Celebrate the National Design Awards

. July 11, 2012

The Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum today announced First Lady Michelle Obama will celebrate the 2012 National Design Awards Friday, July 13, with a White House luncheon for the winners of the awards. In support of the First Lady’s emphasis on education and outreach to the Washington, D.C., community, the award winners will participate in […]

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Museo Picasso Malaga presents European Poster exhibition

Museo Picasso Malaga presents European Poster exhibition

. July 2, 2012

The Museo Picasso Malaga presents The European Poster 1888-1938, an exhibition on view through16th September, 2012 featuring 175 works that have been gathered together for this event provide a look at the most creative and important period in the history of the poster in Europe. It is a story that covers fifty years in which […]

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Parc Saint Leger presents Jean-Pascal Flavien breathing house, la maison respire

Parc Saint Leger presents Jean-Pascal Flavien breathing house, la maison respire

. June 22, 2012

Parc Saint Leger presents Jean-Pascal Flavien breathing house, la maison respire on view 30 June–16 September 2012. Jean-Pascal Flavien’s practice has as its point of departure the design and construction of houses, which in turn become platforms for other works. His projects embrace a plurality of mediums, including drawing, video, performance, writing, or book publishing. […]

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