January 2021

The New European Bauhaus proposed by Ursula von der Leyen European Commission is a sweeping, ambitious initiative which may very well define how Europe leads the transition to a greener and more circular economy. In this report, Mariana Mazzucato, Dan Hill, Rowan Conway and Christian Bason

A unique opportunity for BEDA Members to play their part Mariya Gabriel, European Commissioner for Innovation, Research, Culture, Education and Youth, and Elisa Ferreira, European Commissioner for Cohesion and Reforms launch the co-design phase of New European Bauhaus.   “We need all creative minds: designers, artists, scientists, architects

Taking the time to imagine the future of the job of designer is an inspiring process. Thanks to the Interreg project Tripod-II, Wallonie Design and its partners, among them lille_design, are conducting this kind of prospective reflection with a particular dimension: the added value of cross-border

Inspired in Barcelona® is a platform to promote creative talent and design inspired in Barcelona with an international scope Powered by the Barcelona Design centre, the platform is aimed to promote creative production from brands and professionals as well as inspiring emerging projects, and to disseminate

Furnitur International Furniture Design Competition, encourages the design of products that question the definition of functional, sustainable and practical. Turkey Design Council and İstikbal Furniture invited designers, architects, engineers, and everyone motivated in creative production to Furnitur Design Competition. The competition aims to investigate innovative ideas

With a reference to the title of Seoul design festival 2020 ‘the new normal’, design curator Lisa Hardon looked back for Dutch Design Week on how colleague design festivals in the global World Design Weeks network experienced last year. The current pandemic has made it