This year designaustria, the third oldest design association in Europe, is celebrating its 90th anniversary. Operating as an interface between the European economy and the creative industries, designaustria aims to connect these fields through numerous project, such as exhibitions, conferences, publications, design competitions and workshops. It also seeks to improve the conditions for the work of the design industry. According to Karim Rashid Austria has a unique position: “Creatively and physically, it is right in the middle, between the poetry of Italian design, the engineering of German design and the upcoming new creativity in Eastern Europe”.
designaustria represents the interests of its 1,300 members, coming from various design disciplines, on a national, European, and global level, while also making frequent use of a large international network of professionals through its active memberships with BEDA.
Follow the link below for additional information on designaustria: https://www.designaustria.at/de/72-english