Neues Museum Nürnberg: New Director Dr. Simone Schimpf
18 hours ago
Dr. Simone Schimpf will take over as director of the Neues Museum Nürnberg on July 1, 2021. Schimpf is very familiar with museum management and curation as well as foundation work.
Plagiarius 2021: Against brazen theft of ideas
4 days ago
Plagiarism harms not only the original manufacturers, but also consumers. The "Plagiarius" negative prize was awarded for the 45th time on April 16, 2021 to manufacturers and retailers of particularly brazen plagiarisms and counterfeits.
New Managing Director Nadine Vicentini
1 week ago
On April 1, 2021, Nadine Vicentini became the new managing director of bayern design GmbH, Bavaria’s center for design competence and organizer of Munich Creative Business Week (MCBW).
Silver lining: Successful transformation process for the 10th MCBW
1 month ago
This year saw the tenth anniversary of the annually held Munich Creative Business Week (MCBW), the largest event of its kind in Germany. Almost all the events took place digitally or in a hybrid manner. Over the course of nine days, the virtual design week broke the constraints of geography and time with its newly developed digital “space” and established entirely new formats. MCBW proved to be an exemplary beacon during the COVID-19 pandemic, emphasizing once again the relevance and radiance of the creative and cultural sectors. The next MCBW will take place from March 5-13, 2022.
Book Art Award 2021
3 months ago
The Stiftung Buchkunst (Book Art Foundation) invites entries for the "Most Beautiful German Books" competition, which honors well-designed utility books. In addition, unusual, new ideas about printed books or hybrid book forms are sought for the "Förderpreis für junge Buchgestaltung" (Promotion Prize for Young Book Design).
Federal Award Ecodesign 2021
3 months ago
For ten years now, the Federal Ecodesign Award has been demonstrating how environmental and climate protection, innovation and excellent design can be combined. In its anniversary year 2021, the jury of the highest state award for ecological design is once again looking for forward-looking concepts, services and products. Companies of all sizes and sectors, students and pioneers in the national and international arena are invited to apply by April 12, 2021.
3 months ago
bayern design and its team would like to extend heartfelt thanks for your loyalty to our organization and to MCBW and for your exceptional cooperation.
Marek Gornowicz new managing director
4 months ago
Marek Gornowicz has been appointed managing director of the Competence Center for Design of the Free State of Bavaria.