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Q&A with Winner of Sustainable Solution Award 2020: Sara Howard for Circular Ceramics

WantedDesign’s Sustainable Solution Award for 2020 went to Sara Howard of Central Saint Martins (UK) for her project Circular Ceramics, a tableware collection made entirely from glass, stone, construction and ceramic. We interviewed the winners of the Conscious Design Awards to learn more about their projects, their design interests and why the notion of “conscious…

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Q&A with Winner of Sustainable Solution Award 2020: Jordyn Aamot for Enliven

WantedDesign’s Sustainable Solution Award for 2020 went to Jordyn Aamot of ArtCenter College of Design (USA) for her project Enliven, a furniture collection made of two resourceful and regenerative materials, compressed bamboo and rPET felt. We interviewed the winners of the Conscious Design Awards to learn more about their projects, their design interests and why…

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Q&A with Winner of Projects with Social Impact Award 2020: Theodore Scoufis for FireLink

About the Projects with Social WantedDesign’s Projects with Social Impact Award for 2020 went to Theodore Scoufis of The School of Visual Arts (USA) for his project FireLink, an information management ecosystem for firefighters. We interviewed the winners of the Conscious Design Awards to learn more about their projects, their design interests and why the…

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Q&A with Winner of Projects with Social Impact Award 2020: Isabel Cano Anaya for Piccolo

WantedDesign’s Projects with Social Impact Award for 2020 went to Isabel Cano Anaya of CENTRO (Mexico) for her project Piccolo, a plush toy / backpack to store accessories related to the treatment of diabetes, such as the glucose meter, insulin pens, among others. We interviewed the winners of the Conscious Design Awards to learn more…

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Q&A with Winner of Best Conscious Design Award 2020: Julia Liverton for HanD Pen

WantedDesign’s Best Conscious Design Award for 2020 went to Julia Liverton of Pratt Institute (USA) for her project HanD Pen, an ergonomically designed insulin pen. We interviewed the winners of the Conscious Design Awards to learn more about their projects, their design interests and why the notion of “conscious design” is important to them. Julia…

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French-American Online Design Schools Workshop

A 72-Hour Online Design CharetteWednesday May 27th – Friday May 29th, 2020How can design respond to the current worldwide public health challenge?Design Students 🇫🇷+🇺🇸 collaborated on design for an emergency Co-led by Sophie Larger of ENSAD (France) and Allan Chochinov director, SVA Products of Design (USA)Presented by The Cultural Services of the French Embassy in New York,…

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Conscious Design Awards: Best Design Student Projects 2020

Supporting design students who are experiencing a great challenge in graduating and starting their professional lives in the context of this pandemic is one of WantedDesign’s top priorities. As most schools have a digital presentation of their student projects available, WantedDesign maintained its annual “Conscious Design” Best Student Projects Awards and opened it to all…

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Congratulations to WantedDesign NYCxDESIGN Awards 2020 winners and honorees

WantedDesign congratulates all their designers and studios recognized by the annual NYCxDESIGN Awards as winners and honorees. In a virtual ceremony on May 18th, Interior Design magazine editor-in-chief Cindy Allen announced the winners. Maung Maung Mirrors, Nina ChoWINNER – Accessories Product CategoryAmerican Design Honors 2020 recipientninacho.com Emerging designers selected for Launch Pad 2020, presented by…

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[Live Conversation] Eco-Solidarity

Presented with Polish Cultural Institute New York. Hosted by Jaime Derringer of Design Milk, with designer Tomek Rygalik, the founder of TRE Product and Studio Rygalik, and faculty at the Academy of Fine Arts in Warsaw; Joel Towers, Parsons School of Design; and Carolina Rubio-MacWright, Touching Land. Carolina Rubio-MacWrightTomek RygalikJoel TowersJaime Derringer Eco-Solidarity is a…

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