bayern design to trail the Butterfly Chair in Argentina

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Conceived in 1938 by Argentinian designer Jorge Ferrari-Hardoy, the Butterfly Chair is one of the most prominent design items originating in Buenos Aires. To this day, many Argentinian designers differentiate themselves from their peers around the world, mainly in the lighting, living and typography segments. Buenos Aires was designated a City of Design by UNESCO in 2005 and has carried this title ever since.

Creative Demo Night 2017 Call for entries

2 years ago

MCBW START UP 2017 is searching fresh ideas and ingenious concepts! It is the platform to support young entrepreneurs during the Munich Creative Business Week (MCBW) and is taking place on March 7 and 8 2017 at BMW Welt Munich. Creative Demo Night provides an opportunity for designers and start-ups to show their products and establish contacts to the design experts. Apply till November 30, 2016

Wanted in Hong Kong: Designers from Bavaria

2 years ago

Bavaria is looking for author designers willing to exhibit their products exclusively in Hong Kong. The campaign has been devised to support young designers and labels from Bavaria in tapping new markets in China. If you are interested, please apply by August 27, 2016.

2016 Meeting of the Members – New Board of Management

2 years ago

On July 25, 2016, bayern design forum e.V. elected a new board of management which will be chaired by Rolf Schifferens, Member of the Executive Board of Faber-Castell AG. Following reports and the election, members and guests enjoyed the evening on the roof terrace of Design Offices in Nuremberg.


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The exhibition is dedicated to a type of construction invented not even sixty years ago, which gained currency all over the world and currently is facing a crisis. From July 14 to October 16, shopping malls built between the early 1950s and today are showcased at the architecture museum of Munich Technical University.

Prof. Dr. Florian Hufnagl receives Bavarian Order of Merit

2 years ago

On July 13, 2016, at the Residence in Munich Bavarian Prime Minister Horst Seehofer presented the Bavarian Order of Merit to Prof. Dr. Florian Hufnagl, Director of Die Neue Sammlung – The Design Museum from 1990 to 2013.

MCBW 2017 – Apply NOW

2 years ago

If you would like to participate in MCBW 2017 with a project, an event, a location, or a Creative Spot, please apply by October 7, 2016.


2 years ago

Murano glass vases - playful, colorful and decorated exceptional: These special design pieces of the 20th century you can admire in Munich at the Exhibition MURANO. MILANO. VENEZIA. GLAS. These vases show the creativity and imagination of the designers from Europe. Some 200 objects are presented in the rotunda of the Pinakothek der Moderne from 30 June to 16 October.

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