Shaping Society

Sustainable Living Film Festival

Sustainable Living Film Festival took place in 19 cities simultaneously all over Turkey on November 2016. 25 international documentaries were screened to inspire the audience for sustainable living.

Category: Shaping Society, StadtLandWelt / Keyword: , , , / 6. February 2017

ONYA Collective

The Onya Collective is group of architects, activists, community leaders, and volunteers who utilize community organizing principals to design public spaces that serve the needs of all of the residents of the area. We met them during our ECO DESIGN FORUM in Tel Aviv.

Category: ECO DESIGN FORUM, Shaping Society, Social Design & Arts / Keyword: , , , , , / 3. February 2017

ecosign

The ecosign is a private and independent academy in Cologne-Ehrenfeld with a focus on sustainable design. We visited the ecosign to talk to Professor Karin-Simone Fuhs to find out more about the development of the academy since it was established in 1994.

Category: Ecological Product and Service Design, Shaping Society, Social Design & Arts, Sustainable design made in NRW / Keyword: , , , / 30. December 2016

Social Urban Design

Nicolas Beucker teaches design at the Hochschule Niederrhein, University of Applied Sciences and pursues the issue of shaping the city as a habitat for society. Here he presents the content of his field of Social Urban Design.

Category: Shaping Society, Social Design & Arts, Sustainable design made in NRW / Keyword: , , , , , , , , / 29. December 2016

MehrWert NRW

Design students at the University of Wuppertal and the Folkwang University of the Arts are participating in the contest “Lebensmittel sind mehr wert”, or “Food is valuable” and are designing sustainable media and product solutions. The project was initiated by the Consumer Direct of North Rhine-Westphalia.

Category: Ecological Product and Service Design, Shaping Society, Sustainable design made in NRW / Keyword: , , , , , / 27. December 2016

Change by Design (or by Disaster)

Ursula Tischner asks the provocative question: Change by design or by disaster? and talks about designers’ opportunities and responsibility with regards to the environment and society.

Category: Shaping Society, Sustainable design made in NRW / Keyword: , , , / 23. December 2016

Norbert Krause

Norbert Krause develops concepts that promote social development. New perspectives, lively exchanges and fun are the main focus.

Category: Shaping Society, Sustainable design made in NRW / Keyword: , , , , / 20. December 2016

Das gute Ding – work

Das gute Ding

“Das Gute Ding” is a designer collective from Düsseldorf that initiates and implements design projects with attitude. They have received the distinction of “German cultural and creative pilot 2016”.

Category: Ecological Product and Service Design, Shaping Society, Sustainable design made in NRW / Keyword: , , , / 1. December 2016

ökoRAUSCH Blog – Aquarium Campagne

MAPPING

In their project “Mapping”, the artist association Aquarium Compagnie presents 36 artists who reflect on – and portray – their artistic work and living environment.

Category: Profiles Design & Art, Shaping Society / Keyword: , , / 29. September 2016