otl aicher 100

Online Platform

On May 13, Otl Aicher would have had his 100th birthday. The IDZ pays tribute to this great designer with the online platform www.otlaicher100.de - a curated space that provides information about his life and work and invites discourse.

It is flanked by a series of events that approach Otl Aicher's work from today's perspective.

German Ecodesign Award

“Future is now!”

From May 24 to 29 we will show the current winners in an exhibition as part of the Coburger Designtage. Visitors* can expect a diverse program with workshops, lectures and concerts in the Mauer parking garage - in the middle of the city.

Click here for the program!


Deadline extended!

The deadline for the second of the two 2022 UX Design Awards Calls for Participation has been extended to 3 June. Make it count and enter your best work now!

Details on how to enter and the competition dates are available on the Awards Website.


#UXDA22: Open for Submissions!

Make it count! The second of the two 2022 UX Design Awards Calls ...


Touring exhibition "Future is now!"

As part of the Coburger Designtage, the German Ecodesign Award ...

otl aicher 100

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German Ecodesign Award

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International Design Forum #IDF22

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Berlin Showroom

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Virtual Award Ceremony

Join us on March 1 as we showcase outstanding experience design at our virtual awards ceremony! The #UXDA22 awards ceremony will be streamed live in English on the UX Design Awards website and on Linkedin.

We look forward to honoring the award winners celebrating with you!