Students’ Sociometer named design success!
Here at UNESCO City of Design Dundee we are delighted that a device designed to measure the amount of time people spend on their phones in a traditional Scottish pub has won an award in the 2017 Shenzhen Design Award for Young Talents.
Earlier today the V&A Museum of Design Dundee, Scotland’s first design museum, announced that it will be opening it’s doors to the world on Saturday 15th September! Here are some of the things you can expect:
At the start of the year, Dundee based 3D Mapping technology company WRLD3D (formally eeGeo) were selected to represent Dundee at the Are You Talking To Me? exhibition as part of this year’s UNESCO Creative Cities Annual Meeting in Enghien-les-Bains. Piers Duplock talks us through his experiences of their time in France.
Read the fantastic article by Design Week’s Aimée McLaughlin after her recent trip to Dundee for the 2017 Dundee Design Festival.
Deadline: 5pm Monday 27th March 2017
The Dundee Design Festival has announced a nationwide call for designers and makers to take part in a vast installation, ‘Factory Floor’.
Wed 24 – Mon 29 May
Dundee, the UK’s only UNESCO City of Design, is set to host its second design festival following the success of last year’s four-day celebration of world-class design.
Dundee Design Festival returns to West Ward Works for a stimulating series of workshops, performances, exhibitions and talks during an extended five-day run in May. In 2017, the festival will use the rich backdrop of this former print factory as context in which to describe what making means now.