Recent news and articles rss

Close up of East Timorese tais weaving process. Photograph by Amy Ripley

Tais of East Timor

Dili Tais Market is an unprepossessing place – just two narrow alleys of tin-roofed shacks. But once you step off the hot, dusty street and into its secret, shady lanes, you arrive into a world of colour and creativity. Tais are … Continue reading

Current events rss

The Ledger Awards 2014

The Ledger Awards

It’s that time of year when The Ledger Awards calls for all Australian comics projects published in the 2014 calendar year to be listed on the 2014 Long List. This Long List will be used by the Judging Panel to arrive at the … Continue reading

Future Beauty

Future Beauty: 30 years of Japanese Fashion

‘Future Beauty: 30 Years of Japanese Fashion‘ explores the tremendous innovation of Japanese fashion designers from the early 1980s to the present. With nearly 100 garments featured in the exhibition, ranging from the classic and elegant to outrageous, this will … Continue reading

eyewear design contest

International Eyewear Design Contest 2015

The OWP Brillen company has created glasses collections of international quality ever since its establishment in 1947. A total 75 percent of our production is designated for export. We have our own subsidiaries in Germany, France, Austria, the Netherlands and … Continue reading

APSDA2016

Asia Pacific Space Designers Alliance Congress 2016

APSDA and the Design Institute of Australia (DIA), hosts of APSDA 2016, invite you to join them in Adelaide, South Australia, for a three day multi-disciplinary, creative and collaborative regional experience. APSDA 2016 is a multi-disciplinary design conference promoting shared … Continue reading

ISEA2015

ISEA 2015

The 21st International Symposium on Electronic Art (ISEA) will be held August 14-18, 2015, in Vancouver, Canada. The ISEA2015 symposium will be hosted by Simon Fraser University, and a vast variety of local academic and artistic partners. ISEA is the … Continue reading

London Design Festival

London Design Festival 2014

It’s that time again and with 6 design districts (Brompton, Clerkenwell, Chelsea, Islington, Queen’s Park and Shoreditch), the recurring landmark project, the Global Design Forum, five fairs and over 300 events across the city, LDF 2014 promises to be another great year for … Continue reading

ISEA2015 vancouver

ISEA2015

Vancouver, Canada, August 10 -15, 2015 ISEA2015′s theme of DISRUPTION invites a conversation about the aesthetics of change, renewal, efficiencies and game-changing paradigms. We look to raw bursts of energy, Davids and Goliaths, reconciliation, error, and destructive and creative force … Continue reading