IDM News: Cortese, Fans and Russell Design / IDM

The IDM motorcycles are on their way again. The 2022 season opens at the Lausitzring this weekend. The weather is fine, the participant fields are well filled. Still, it was not easy. While some present their new helmet design at the IDM launch at the Lausitzring, others have to wear the clothes from last year. … Read more

Designxport becomes Design Center Hamburg

With a new name, a sophisticated program, a revised corporate identity and expanded communication channels, Design Zentrum Hamburg now emphasizes the city’s commitment to the industry as a relevant location factor. With network meetings, workshops, conferences and funding programs, Design Zentrum Hamburg will offer support to the design industry and designers in the Hanseatic city … Read more

Vitra Design Museum is dedicated to plastic culture

In his book “Everyday Myths”, the French philosopher Roland Barthe pays homage to plastic as “magical substance”. The year is 1957 and Barthes writes: “So plastic is not just a substance, it is the idea of ​​its infinite transformation (…) omnipresent presence (…) a wonderful substance.” In other words: What amazing things. From this substance, … Read more

Crafts and design 2022: Finally fantastic again 6 – 10 July 2022

“Håndværket & Design” offers international handicrafts their own forum within the framework of the international handicraft fair. From handmade spectacle frames to porcelain lampshades, from award-winning watches to the special show of young artistic talents: From 6 to 10 July 2022, Hall B5 will for the first time offer visitors handmade products of the highest … Read more

Design consultant argodesign continues global expansion with new Munich studio

05/03/2022 – 06:00 argodesign Munich (ots) argodesign, a Texas-based product design consultant, today announced the opening of a new studio in Munich. The company already works for DreamWorks, IBM, Nederlandse Spoorwegen, CognitiveScale, Zwilling and Magic Leap, among others, and was founded by design legend Mark Rolston. So far, in Germany, they have primarily been known … Read more

Flight Design and the Ukraine Crisis

The war in Ukraine hits the Eisenach-based aircraft manufacturer Flight Design to the core: Production at the 150-man factory in the southern city of Kherson is stalled. But there is hope – and the boss is committed to participating in AERO. Suddenly there is war. The invasion of Russian troops in Ukraine on February 24, … Read more