With the theme ‘Design is Not Art’, the Design City Luxembourg team report on their plans for the 2016 Biennale
Since 2010, Design City Luxembourg Biennale, the result of a collaboration between Mudam and the city of Luxembourg, has become part of the Luxembourg landscape. Dedicated to the issue of design in public space and its integration into daily life, today Design City Luxembourg is a laboratory of ideas, a promotional tool and an experimentation platform through the participation of designers in the development of the city.
HIPO are looking to find the best design management achievements – entries close on 25 April.
Guided by its spirit, the Design Management Award has been granted to organisations that have made outstanding achievements both at the national and international level, demonstrated some exemplary results and operational models through an efficient project- and organisation-based integration of design management since the foundation of the Hungarian Design Council in 2009.
A new case study produced by Design for Europe demonstrates how making design part of Ireland's national innovation policy boosted exports and created thousands of new jobs.
With migration at the centre of the news, Surgenia offer their thoughts on how design can be used to develop solutions. According to Eurostat’s latest report on migration –published in May 2015, Germany registered the largest number of immigrants in 2013, followed by United Kingdom, France, Italy and Spain.
BEDA 2016 GA+: BEDA commits to the EU migration challenge.
Migration is at the top of the EU agenda, with urgent focus on the successful reception and integration of refugees. BEDA explain how design has the potential to make a difference for all, from refugees to EU policymakers.