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New York 20th Century Art and Design Fair (NYC20)

New York 20th Century Art and Design Fair (NYC20)

Dolphin Promotions, in association with 1stdibs, has announced its roster of prominent 20th century design specialists who will participate in the inaugural New York 20th Century Art and Design Fair (NYC20), opening on April 12-15 at The Tent at Lincoln Center in Damrosch Park on New York’s Upper West Side. Albert Le Normand (b. 1915), […]

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Istanbul Design Biennial 2012 – Open Call

The first edition of the Istanbul Design Biennial will be realized between 13 October–12 December 2012 by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts (IKSV), and will comprise a wide range of events, workshops, conferences and screenings centred around its exhibitions program. The Biennial’s two curators, Emre Arolat and Joseph Grima, will independently curate two […]

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Designers Dexter Sinister open new block Charlottenborgs research programme

The latest block of Charlottenborg’s Research Programme operates under the auspices of New York designers Dexter Sinister, working with the American writer Angie Keefer and the Danish art historian Lars Bang Larsen and employing the compound name ‘Dexter Bang Sinister’. The centerpiece of the programme is a ‘sensorium’ – a psychedelic installation that the collaborators […]

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Istanbul Design Biennial 2012 Appoints Curators

Emre Arolat and Joseph Grima have been appointed as the curators of the first Istanbul Design Biennial, which will be realized between 13 October–12 December 2012 by the Istanbul Foundation for Culture and Arts. The curators will independently interpret the theme “Imperfection”, adopted at the suggestion of Deyan Sudjic, Director of The Design Museum in […]

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Think Design Magazine Art Festival at Royal Phuket Marina in Thailand

The Think Design Art Festival opens on December 27 as a four day spectacular event promoting all genres of artists. Painters, sculptors, dancers, fire art, illusionists, musicians, fashion shows etc. will all be participating in this four day cultural festival. At the Think Design Art Festival over 200 artists will exhibit. Painting, sculpture, performance art, […]

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CAM Raleigh Wins AIA Design Awards

CAM Raleigh announced it has received awards in both the design (Merit) and preservation (Tower) catagories of the 2011 AIA Design Awards. AIA Design Awards – Merit Each year AIA celebrates the achievements of architects across the state. AIA Tower Awards Recognizing well-designed projects by AIANC members that exemplify historic preservation and adaptive reuse in […]

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800,000 Visitors Attend the 4th Gwangju Design Biennale

800,000 Visitors Attend the 4th Gwangju Design Biennale

The 4th Gwangju Design Biennale hosted by Gwangju Metropolitan City (Mayor Untae Kang) and Gwangju Biennale Foundation (President Yongwoo Lee), and co-directed by Korean architect Seung Hyosang and Chinese artist Ai Weiwei, held its closing ceremony on October 23rd with a record attendance of around 800,000 visitors. The huge success of the Biennale reflects the […]

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Design Matters Wins the 2011 People’s Design Award

The Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum presented its sixth People’s Design Award to Design Matters, a show about design and culture, Thursday, Oct. 20, at its 12th annual National Design Awards gala in New York. White House Social Secretary Jeremy Bernard and musician and fashion designer Pharrell announced the winning design and presented the award […]

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Vitra Design Museum Opens Rudolf Steiner Alchemy of the Everyday Exhibition

Vitra Design Museum Opens Rudolf Steiner Alchemy of the Everyday Exhibition

The Vitra Design Museum presents Rudolf Steiner – Alchemy of the Everyday an exhibition open 15 October 2011 – 01 May 2012. Vitra Design Museum, East Side View Rudolf Steiner is regarded as one of the most influential – and also one of the most controversial – reformers of the twentieth century. He founded the […]

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