October 2015

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Maker Library Network
Vitra Design Museum


The exhibition "Makers Library Network" showcases projects of designers and studios who are part of the worldwide Maker Library Network association. Each Maker Library is a combination of three elements: a workplace, a library and a gallery, inviting visitors to read, observe and participate in the process of making.


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Design Award


From the 17th of September tilll the 7th of October stilwerk Vienna presents the award winners of the annually Recycling Design Award during "Vienna Design Week". The award winners have been chosen under this year's motto: "discovery and utilization of hidden functions of discarded items".

Image: 1. Award of Recycling Design Price 2015: "Den Löffel abgeben" by Bruno Winter & Emmy Galle, tubadesign.com | photo: Vivi D'Angeloc


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Berlin Showroom
Fashion Week Paris Woman


Berlin Showroom is the destination in Paris to discover leading fashion design from Berlin. Berlin Showroom bi-annually presents the best of German fashion to international buyers and press providing a unique opportunity for groundbreaking and cutting-edge designers to promote themselves outside Berlin.
The sixth Women’s edition of Berlin Showroom will feature the S/S 15/16 collections of 10 of Berlin’s finest fashion designers. “German Summer” – an editorial specifically realised for this edition of Berlin Showroom by Jana Gerberding (photography) and Isabell Thiry (fashion editing) – brings together pieces of all 10 collections in one stunning fashion spread. berlin showroom

Friday, 10/2/2015
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GIVE & TAKE: Brand Management Roundtable


The Brand Management Roundtable is a forum for brand and corporate design experts focusing on sharing ideas and gaining new input, starting date is the 2nd of October. For further information about the concept behind the Brand-Management Roundtable and the agency wirDesign please visit:



Łódź Design Festival
Designexperts from Berlin at Lódź Design Festival


On the occasion of the Lódź Design Festival the IDz organizes a lecture programm in cooperation with four award-winning agencies: the cross media branding, design and communication agency Navarra, the sound and visual design agency why do birds, the product strategy agency e27 and the brand and science communication agency Archimedes.


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German Society for Design Theory and Research (DGTF)


The 12th Annual Conference of the German Society for Design Theory and Research focuses on examining different perspectives on the role of design and the changing attitude towards the dealing with things. In addition to that the exhibition "Applause" shows the final projects of the design graduates of the FH-Potsdam.


Thursday, 10/22/2015
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New Work Order – design and marketing as key competences in closely linked economies
German Design Council

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Exhibition Bundespreis Ecodesign
Designer's Open Leipzig

November 2015

Wednesday, 11/11/2015
6.30 pm
IDZ Event

Design Discourse: User Experience Design
From Products to connected services


The event will be held in German.


Verena Augustin, Studio Director Berlin, IXDS
Lukas Golyszny, Founder and Managing Partner, Service Innovation Labs
Henrik Rieß, Creative Director, User Interface Design GmbH
Moderation: Lucas Verweij, Design Critic

Illustration: Edgar Prigoana-Müller

Monday, 11/23/2015
5.00 pm–9.00 pm
IDZ Event

Award Ceremony German Federal Design Award 2015
Award Ceremony at the Federal Ministry for the Environment, Nature Conservation, Building and Nuclear Safety.

December 2015

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Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung
Moving forward

Tuesday, 12/8/2015
8.30 am–11.00 am

Design in unexpected places
Pre-Work Talk at IXDS Berlin

Thursday, 12/10/2015
6.00 pm
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Vitra Design Museum
Designer Talks


Five designers give insights into their work and lives. The event will be held in English and German. Free entry


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stilwerk Berlin
Cannes Design Lions


Until the 9th of January Stilwerk Berlin shows 25 exhibits that were awarded for the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity in 2015. Amongst others the exhibiton will show original steles of »Lichtgrenze«, a project dedicated to the 25th anniversary of the fall of the Berlin wall. www.stilwerk.de

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