This year for BJDW 2014, Ubi Gallery presents DUST INCLUDED, a thought-provoking exhibition of contemporary jewellery, ceramics and lifestyle goods that explores themes around dust and pollution in Beijing and other megacities. Visitors will also find limited edition collector’s items and affordable gifts commissioned for the exhibit, as well as a portion of Ubi Gallery’s permanent collection.
Graphic Design Exhibition Presented at Asia House by the Shenzhen Graphic Design Association
Graphic Design in China (GDC) is one of the most influential large-scale integrated design competitions. Run by Shenzhen Graphic Design Association (SGDA), it celebrates outstanding achievement in design and shows work by top designers alongside emerging talent…Under the theme ‘Design for China’s Future 2003-2013’, this pop-up exhibition will display the strength of Chinese design”. Taking place between 15-20 September 2014 at London’s Asia House. Find out more.
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ADC Traveling Exhibition: Shenzhen, China
"300 award-winning art pieces from the ADC 92nd / 93rd Annual Awards of Art + Craft in Advertising and Design, as well as the ADC Young Guns 11 Exhibition, are on display at OCT Art & Design Gallery in Shenzhen, China. The works range from print advertisements to graphic design, illustrations, photography, book design and package design, as well as interactive, motion, film and theatrical displays". More information.
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Design China x 100% Design 2014
We are happy to announce that Design China has just entered a new media partnership with 100% Design 2014!
As the driving force of creativity and commerce during London Design Festival, 100% Design will return this September (17-20), celebrating its 20th anniversary. International creator Philippe Starck will open the show on 17 September 2014, to coincide with the unveiling of Flexible Architecture, his new ceramic tile collection for Ceramica Sant’Agostino on Capitol Designer Studio’s stand (Stand E600). 100% Design 2014 has also secured the presence of a range of leading names in the design and creative industry – from Heal’s and Vitra, to Jaime Hayon, El Ultimo Grito and Nina Tolstrup. This special edition, staged over 22,000 sq m within Earls Court London, will mark the show’s last appearance at this iconic venue before moving to Olympia London in 2015.
China Design Museum (CDM) is founded by China Academy of Art in Hangzhou. The museum is used for the preservation, exhibition and research of Western modern design with a focus on Bauhaus, and its collection currently comprises over 7000 exemplary pieces of design work. Architect and 1992 Pritzker winner Alvaro Siza has been invited to design the new CDM building, due to be completed in 2015.
Red Dot x Xiamen International Business of Design Week 2014
"For the third time in a row, Red Dot is a major partner and co-organiser of the Xiamen International Design Business Week. From 5-8 November 2014, true to the motto ‘Design for Luxury Living’, inspiring product exhibitions, informative presentations, an exclusive design forum with renowned speakers and the Red Dot Academy invite for professional exchange, networking and entering new markets". Continue reading.