March 2017

1/14–4/16/2017
Member of IDZ

The Brutalist Playground
Vitra Design Museum

Details

In cooperation with the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) the Vitra Design Museum shows a special exhibition dealing with the architecture of brutalism.

design-museum.de

Photo: © John Donat - RIBA Library Photographs
Collection

available tickets: 3

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1/16–4/10/2017
IDZ Event

Call for Entries
German Federal Ecodesign Award 2017

Details

The application phase for German Federal Ecodesign Award 2017 is now open. Apply until 10 April for the highest distinction given by the Federal German Government for ecological design! The application must be done in German language. More information and registration:

bundespreis-ecodesign.de

2/1–3/31/2017
IDZ Event

Call for Entries
UX Design Awards 2017

Details

The competition for the best intuitive products and concepts enters a new round: Corporations, design consultancies and agencies worldwide are invited to submit their user-centered product solutions and services until March 31st. Bestowed by the International Design Center Berlin, the annual awards honor outstanding design and intuitive quality in electronic products, digital solutions, services and environments. From this year onwards, the competition also includes professional concepts, prototypes and research projects. All nominated solutions and services will be exhibited at IFA, the global consumer electronics show in Berlin, from September 1 to 6, 2017 .

ux-design-awards.com

Photo: Tomasz Poslada

2/10–3/19/2017
Member of IDZ

Broken Territories
Fuenfwerken Design AG

Details

The Museum Wiesbaden shows pieces of the artist and fuenfwerken member Holger Schmidhuber. Since 2014 he has been working on his project »Carpets of the Forgotten«. As screen for his gestural painting he uses hand-knotted oriental carpets.

fuenfwerken.com

Photo: ©fuenfwerken

2/10–6/26/2017
Member of IDZ

Gladly modern? – Living and Interior Concepts in Berlin after 1945
Exhibition at Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge

Details

The exhibition shows ideas and concepts for the reconstruction of destroyed Berlin after 1945.

museumderdinge.de


Photo: Georg A. Neidenberger, ©Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge Berlin

2/11–5/14/2017
Member of IDZ

Hello, Robot. Design between human und machine
Vitra Design Museum

Details

The exhibition concentrates on the present robotics boom. It shows how much impact the machines have on today's life as well as to what extend design changes robotics. Artists as Bruce Sterling, Douglas Coupland and Joris Laarman will be represented.

design-museum.de

Photo: Per Tingleff ©2016 Dunne & Raby

3/1–10/9/2017
Member of IDZ

Bauhaus on the move
Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung

Details

The Bauhaus-Archiv exhibits the highlights of the Bauhaus collection. It shows well-known architects such as Walter Gropius, Paul Klee etc. as well as numerous Bauhaus students.

bauhaus.de

Photo: Erich Consemüller

3/3–5/2017
IDZ Event

Berlin Showroom
Fashion Week Paris

Details

Selected fashion labels from Berlin will present their new collections for atumn/winter 2017/18 at Fashion Week Paris.

Thursday, 3/9/2017
6.30 pm
Member of IDZ

TALK: Mark Adams – The Power of Good Design
Vitra Design Museum

Details

Mark Adams will talk about his collaboration with the industrial designer Dieter Rams and the philosophy of eternalness and persistence within design.

The lecture will be held in english and the entrance is free.

Photo: ©Vitra Design Museum

3/17–6/18/2017
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Monobloc. A Chair for the World
Vitra Design Museum

Details

It is presumed to be the most common furniture in the world and seen everywhere, where there is needed a simple and cheap seating: the white plastic chair. The exhibition illuminates and shows the history of this trivial item.

design-museum.de

Photo: Jürgen Lindemann © Vitra Design Museum

Saturday, 3/18/2017
10.30 am
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Workshop: ReDesign it!
Vitra Design Museum

Details

Recycling is not just an ecological statement, it provides the opportunity for individual products instead of industrially produced bulk goods.
Held in german.

design-museum.de

Photo: © Vitra Design Museum

3/21–4/9/2017
IDZ Event

German Federal Ecodesign Award
Exhibition of the winners and nominees 2016 in Ludwigsburg

Details

The kick-off event for the environmental communication project and the opening of the touring exhibition take place at Scala in Ludwigsburg on 20st March at 7 p.m.
From 21st March till 09th April we are showcasing the exhibition of the winners and nominees 2016 at the MIK Museum Information Kunst in Ludwigsburg.

bundespreis-ecodesign.de

3/22–10/21/2017
Member of IDZ

Jasper Morrison. Thingness
Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung

Details

Bauhaus-Archiv Berlin presents the broad work of the well-known english designer Jasper Morrison. During the past 35 years he designed numerous pieces of furniture, series of dishes, lights, watches and other objects of everyday-use for companies as Vitra, Alessi or Cappellini.

bauhaus.de

Photo: Walter Gumiero ©Jasper Morrison Ltd

3/23–24/2017
IDZ Event

B2B Networking Exchange including Manufacture Visits in Stettin
BerlinPoland

Details

As Part of the project BerlinPoland Berlin fashion labels and Polish clothing manufacturer are invited to attend the B2B Networking Exchange in Stettin, Poland.

The aim of the event is the nurturing of a production network between Poland and Berlin. In this capacity, the network is intended to provide support to the Berlin fashion industry in the development of new or previously lacking production facilities, and in this way to increase production capacity.

The registration is open until 8th of March.

3/24–8/21/2017

Berlinische Galerie
Exhibition: John Bock

Friday, 3/24/2017
10.00 am–5.00 pm
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Workshop: »Printing - making pressure «
German Design Council | Erik Spiekermann

Details

Designer, typographer and author Erik Spiekermann opens his typographic studio for a workshop about the history of printing and different printing methods.
It will be held in german.

german-design-council.de

Photo: © German Design Council

Monday, 3/27/2017
IDZ Event

Workshop about Ecodesign
at MIK Ludwigsburg

Details

Workshop about Ecodesign with Dr. Ulrike Eberle.

bundespreis-ecodesign.de

April 2017

1/14–4/16/2017
Member of IDZ

The Brutalist Playground
Vitra Design Museum

Details

In cooperation with the Royal Institute of British Architects (RIBA) the Vitra Design Museum shows a special exhibition dealing with the architecture of brutalism.

design-museum.de

Photo: © John Donat - RIBA Library Photographs
Collection

available tickets: 3

download

1/16–4/10/2017
IDZ Event

Call for Entries
German Federal Ecodesign Award 2017

Details

The application phase for German Federal Ecodesign Award 2017 is now open. Apply until 10 April for the highest distinction given by the Federal German Government for ecological design! The application must be done in German language. More information and registration:

bundespreis-ecodesign.de

2/10–6/26/2017
Member of IDZ

Gladly modern? – Living and Interior Concepts in Berlin after 1945
Exhibition at Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge

Details

The exhibition shows ideas and concepts for the reconstruction of destroyed Berlin after 1945.

museumderdinge.de


Photo: Georg A. Neidenberger, ©Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge Berlin

2/11–5/14/2017
Member of IDZ

Hello, Robot. Design between human und machine
Vitra Design Museum

Details

The exhibition concentrates on the present robotics boom. It shows how much impact the machines have on today's life as well as to what extend design changes robotics. Artists as Bruce Sterling, Douglas Coupland and Joris Laarman will be represented.

design-museum.de

Photo: Per Tingleff ©2016 Dunne & Raby

3/1–10/9/2017
Member of IDZ

Bauhaus on the move
Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung

Details

The Bauhaus-Archiv exhibits the highlights of the Bauhaus collection. It shows well-known architects such as Walter Gropius, Paul Klee etc. as well as numerous Bauhaus students.

bauhaus.de

Photo: Erich Consemüller

3/17–6/18/2017
Member of IDZ

Monobloc. A Chair for the World
Vitra Design Museum

Details

It is presumed to be the most common furniture in the world and seen everywhere, where there is needed a simple and cheap seating: the white plastic chair. The exhibition illuminates and shows the history of this trivial item.

design-museum.de

Photo: Jürgen Lindemann © Vitra Design Museum

3/21–4/9/2017
IDZ Event

German Federal Ecodesign Award
Exhibition of the winners and nominees 2016 in Ludwigsburg

Details

The kick-off event for the environmental communication project and the opening of the touring exhibition take place at Scala in Ludwigsburg on 20st March at 7 p.m.
From 21st March till 09th April we are showcasing the exhibition of the winners and nominees 2016 at the MIK Museum Information Kunst in Ludwigsburg.

bundespreis-ecodesign.de

3/22–10/21/2017
Member of IDZ

Jasper Morrison. Thingness
Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung

Details

Bauhaus-Archiv Berlin presents the broad work of the well-known english designer Jasper Morrison. During the past 35 years he designed numerous pieces of furniture, series of dishes, lights, watches and other objects of everyday-use for companies as Vitra, Alessi or Cappellini.

bauhaus.de

Photo: Walter Gumiero ©Jasper Morrison Ltd

3/24–8/21/2017

Berlinische Galerie
Exhibition: John Bock

Wednesday, 4/5/2017
12.30 pm–1.30 pm
IDZ Event

German Federal Ecodesign Award
Guided tour through the exhibition at MIK Ludwigsburg

Details

The "Museumspause" is a guided tour through the exhibition "More than beautiful: The winners and nominees of the German Federal Ecodesign Award 2016" by Tanino Bellanca. It starts at 12.30 am and costs 5 €, coffee included.

Wednesday, 4/19/2017
6.00 pm–8.00 pm
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»Durable Products or Obsolescence?«
Talk

Details

This lecture is about the obsolescence of products. The SDC members Sebastian Feucht and Nikolaus Marbach will discuss what impact Product Design has on this issue and how Eco Design can antagonise this continuous progression of non-durable products.

The lecture will be held in german.

Location:
VDE-Haus,
Bismarckstraße 33
10625 Berlin

Registration:
ETV-Office; Tel.: 030 3414566; etv-berlin@t-online.de

The entrance is free.

4/26–27/2017
11.00 am–1.00 pm
IDZ Event

UX Design #LIVE
User Experience | Workshop-Sessions

Details

Sessions on April 26th, 2017:

From 11am until 13pm two parallel workshop sessions present successful m-health solutions and provide health-IT professionals with impulses on user-centered development methods for digital health applications for the end user.

Session 1: User-centred design in healthcare
The session will describe IXDS’ unique way of creating user-centred digital solutions by presenting the stories behind 3 award-winning digital health apps. Within the workshop the audience will learn human-centred design tools and co-creation methods and how to apply design thinking in product and service development.

Anette Ströh, Design Lead Participatory Health
Katina Sostmann, Project Lead
IXDS

Session 2: Participative design of an m-health system supporting the scoliosis therapy of children and young adults
Michael Minge, Research Fellow
TU Berlin

Sessions on April 27th, 2017:

From 11am until 13pm two parallel workshop sessions present successful high-tech solutions for professional health applications and provide health-IT professionals with impulses on user-centered development methods for clinical interaction technologies.

Session 1: E-Learning with SimMed
SimMed is an interactive e-learning program that enables medical examinations in a virtual environment. The multi-touch screen spans over the size of a table and allows to examine a pediatric patient by means of medical instruments and laboratory findings. Resulting out of a cooperation between Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin and Archimedes Exhibitions, the project tries to reduce the distance between theoretical education and practice.

Project information:
elearning.charite.de
archimedes-exhibitions.de

Jörg Schmidtsiefen, Managing Director
Archimedes Exhibitions

Kai Sostmann, Head of E-Learning and medical didactics
Charité Universitätsmedizin Berlin

Session 2: Digital innovation for intensive medicine – A smart monitor with sterile interaction

Project information: s.fhg.de

Paul Chojecki, Senior R&D Project Manager
Fraunhofer Institut für Nachrichtentechnik, Heinrich-Hertz-Institut

Location

conhIT - Connecting Healthcare IT
Messe Berlin
Entrance Messe Süd
Hall 2.2, Meeting Bridge A, Room Lindau 4

Participation is free of charge for show visitors. The maximum number of participants is 20.

Participant registration: E-Mail
Fair Programme: April 26 | April 27
Fair information: conhit.de

A cooperation project of IDZ and Berlin Partner within the framework of the ICT, Media, Creative Economy Cluster Berlin/Brandenburg.

4/27–28/2017
Member of IDZ

Workshop: Change Branding
wirDesign

Details

wirdesign.de

Photo: ©wirDesign

Thursday, 4/27/2017
6.30 pm–9.00 pm
IDZ Event

Design Discourse: The Future of Work
Part 1: Crowdsourcing

Details

The event will be held in German.

Speakers:

Dr. Florian Alexander Schmidt
Designer, Researcher and Author of »Crowd-Design – From Tools for Empowerment to Platform Capitalism«

Ines Zimzinski
Executive Board of German Crowdsourcing Association; Lecturer of University of Arts Berlin and Chamber of Industry and Commerce, Consultant for Digital Publishing, Work 4.0 and Startups as well as Coordinator of Consultancy Network Crowdmate

Frank Eimer
Head of Business Development of Marketing Agency Catalyx – with a special focus on Crowdsourcing and Online-Listening

Prof. Axel Kolaschnik
Professor for Design and Branding, Management und Communication at University Mannheim; Partner of Design Studio TheRelevantSet; Adisory Board "Kreativwirtschaft" of BWM Investment Funds for Economic Development Mannheim

Moderation: Carl Frech
Professor for Design and Strategy at University of Applied Sciences Würzburg; Senior Advisor of School of Design Thinking Potsdam; Designer, Consultant und Partner of fuenfwerken Design AG; Co-Founder and Partner of Intuity Media Lab GmbH as well as Initiator and Managing Board of NEXT AT eG

More information: idz.de

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May 2017

2/10–6/26/2017
Member of IDZ

Gladly modern? – Living and Interior Concepts in Berlin after 1945
Exhibition at Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge

Details

The exhibition shows ideas and concepts for the reconstruction of destroyed Berlin after 1945.

museumderdinge.de


Photo: Georg A. Neidenberger, ©Werkbundarchiv – Museum der Dinge Berlin

2/11–5/14/2017
Member of IDZ

Hello, Robot. Design between human und machine
Vitra Design Museum

Details

The exhibition concentrates on the present robotics boom. It shows how much impact the machines have on today's life as well as to what extend design changes robotics. Artists as Bruce Sterling, Douglas Coupland and Joris Laarman will be represented.

design-museum.de

Photo: Per Tingleff ©2016 Dunne & Raby

3/1–10/9/2017
Member of IDZ

Bauhaus on the move
Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung

Details

The Bauhaus-Archiv exhibits the highlights of the Bauhaus collection. It shows well-known architects such as Walter Gropius, Paul Klee etc. as well as numerous Bauhaus students.

bauhaus.de

Photo: Erich Consemüller

3/17–6/18/2017
Member of IDZ

Monobloc. A Chair for the World
Vitra Design Museum

Details

It is presumed to be the most common furniture in the world and seen everywhere, where there is needed a simple and cheap seating: the white plastic chair. The exhibition illuminates and shows the history of this trivial item.

design-museum.de

Photo: Jürgen Lindemann © Vitra Design Museum

3/22–10/21/2017
Member of IDZ

Jasper Morrison. Thingness
Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung

Details

Bauhaus-Archiv Berlin presents the broad work of the well-known english designer Jasper Morrison. During the past 35 years he designed numerous pieces of furniture, series of dishes, lights, watches and other objects of everyday-use for companies as Vitra, Alessi or Cappellini.

bauhaus.de

Photo: Walter Gumiero ©Jasper Morrison Ltd

3/24–8/21/2017

Berlinische Galerie
Exhibition: John Bock

Thursday, 5/11/2017
IDZ Event

German Federal Ecodesign Award
Exhibition of the winners and nominees 2016 in Berlin

Details

On 11 Mai the exhibition "More than beautiful: The winners and nominees of the German Federal Ecodesign Award 2016" will be shown in the framework of the conference „Wider die Verschwendung III“ of the German Federal Environment Agency at Jerusalemkirche Berlin.

Registration to the conference „Wider die Verschwendung III“
Catering expenses: 20,00 €

bundespreis-ecodesign.de

5/11–7/7/2017

"Much More Than One Good Chair"
Königliche Dänische Botschaft

Thursday, 5/18/2017
7.00 pm
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Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung
Lecture 'How to make design?'

Details

The lecture in German »Den Alltag gestalten« (Designing everyday life) focus on nowadays expectations of designers. The Bauhaus-Archiv / Museum für Gestaltung invites in coopertaion with Museum Angewandte Kunst Frankfurt am Main.

5/19–9/11/2017

Faraway Focus - Photographers go Travelling (1880 - 2015)
Berlinische Galerie

Details

The exhibition gives an impression on the development of travel photography from late 19th century til today.

berlinische-galerie.de

Photo: Hans Pieler / Wolf Lützen, aus der Serie: Transit Berlin-Hamburg, 1984 | © Wolf Lützen und Dr. Johan Filip Rindler

5/21–12/31/2017

Dieter Rams. Ein Stilraum

Details

In Honour of Dieter Rams on His 85th Birthday the museum Angewandte Kunst opens the style room.

museumangewandtekunst.de

Photo: Braun Produktpalette © Rams Archiv

Tuesday, 5/23/2017
4.00 pm–6.00 pm

+Material seminar II: TABU, colours of wood
BAU International Berlin

Details

Sustainable design requires knowledge and experience of new materials. On 23 of May the University of Applied Sciences BAU International invites for a lecture focussed on dying woods.

TABU, the world leader in dyeing wood introduces their sophisticated and advanced technologies. In +MATERIAL seminar, TABU and Prof. Alessandra Angelini, the long term experimental research partner of TABU, will present their state-of-the art products, sharing their stories how to explore the potentials of natural-industrial materials to create one of the most innovative wood product in the world.

bauinternational-berlin.de

5/25–28/2017
1.00 pm–7.00 pm

+MATERIAL Ausstellung: Alberi Celesti
Estonian House

Details

Estonian House in Berlin invites to the exhibition »+MATERIAL exhibition Alberi Celesti by Prof. Angelini x TABU«. It focusses on dyed veneer art work.

Tuesday, 5/30/2017
4.00 pm–6.00 pm

+Material seminar: HELLER-LEDER
WissenschaftsForum Berlin

Details

Sustainable design requires knowledge and experience of new materials. On 30 of May the BAU International Berlin and IDZ invites for a lecture focussed on producing eco-friendly leather.

Frank Fiedler, CEO of HELLER-LEDER GmbH & Co. KG, talks about tanning and graftage of high-quality leather. HELLER-LEDER sets a high value on ecological dyeing using leaves of olive trees.

Wednesday, 5/31/2017
5.00 pm–8.00 pm
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Service Design & User Experience: Rethink your Business
Internationales Design Zentrum Berlin

Details

The forum »Service Design & User Experience: Rethink your Business« presents sucessful UX and service design projects. Matthias Grimme (SI Labs) and Kai Alexander Gehrmann (attoma Berlin) will hold lectures.

Registration: eventbrite.de

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Exhibition at MIK Museum Information Kunst Ludwigsburg

German Federal Ecodesign Award


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