[Design Forum] Experts explore emotion in tech, beauty

Understanding the emotional reaction of the consumer is crucial in both the beauty and tech industries, experts said at the Seoul Design Forum on Wednesday at Dongdaemun Design Plaza. Speaking on t...

Updated : 2015.12.02 18:05

[Design Forum] Design changes lives for physically impaired

Swinging-door bathtubs (Chung Joo-won/The Korea Herald) Universal Design Expo was launched Wednesday to display some of the latest technologies and art objects with “universal designs,” or designs...

Updated : 2015.12.02 16:39

[Design Forum] Seoul promotes itself as hotbed of creativity, innovation

Seoul Design Week 2015, the biggest celebration of creativity and innovation in design, kicks off Wednesday at various spots in Seoul. The second edition of the annual design festival presents more ...

Updated : 2015.12.01 17:55

[Design Forum] ‘People-oriented design improves life in new ways’

Though design is often discussed as a craft that walks the line between form and function, Israeli-born Paris-based contemporary designer Arik Levy holds a more unconventional understanding of the co...

Updated : 2015.11.10 22:01

[Design Forum] ‘Technology and art create synergy’

Technology and art, which seem to be from two different worlds, have been increasingly interconnected as the two fields merge to create unexpected innovations and push each other’s boundaries. Two ...

Updated : 2015.11.10 21:59

[Design Forum] ‘Tech gives consumers control in branding’

With the change of time and technology come new challenges for companies in running their businesses. Design gurus said companies should adapt to fast-changing business environments by building thei...

Updated : 2015.11.10 21:56

[Design Forum] The future that 3-D printing will bring about

Imagine a world where anyone can print out all their travel necessities with just a few digital files, making packing luggage obsolete. Digital sculpting visionary Janne Kyttanen shook up all that w...

Updated : 2015.11.10 21:45

[Design Forum] Forum stresses design’s power to solve global problems

World-renowned designers, artists, architects, brand marketers and tech entrepreneurs gathered at the Herald Design Forum to explore and share their insights on the future of design in a variety of f...

Updated : 2015.11.10 20:13

[Design Forum] ‘Design inspires people to dream bigger’

Design should be “meaningful, impactful and inspiring,” since it is at the center of every business decision and decides the fate of a company. That is the belief of Randi Zuckerberg, founder and ...

Updated : 2015.11.10 19:46

[Design Forum] Hub for all things innovation and design

Around 1,000 design innovation enthusiasts flocked to the Grand Hyatt Seoul on Tuesday for the launch of this year’s Herald Design Forum. Under the theme of “Design Platform Creates Value Through ...

Updated : 2015.11.10 18:27

[Design Forum] ‘Design can help the underprivileged’

Designers have used innovative thinking to bring changes in every aspect of life. But changes they bring often fail to reach the underprivileged, creating an ever-widening gap in benefits to differen...

Updated : 2015.11.10 18:25

[Design Forum] Considering food as design object

Food is not merely a crucial means of maintaining health and nutrition, but also an “object” of design that is perceived, contextualized and consumed, a Spanish food design guru said Tuesday. “Th...

Updated : 2015.11.10 18:08

[Design Forum] ‘Design can create new economy’

President Park Geun-hye said Tuesday that design has become an important field that can not only boost the value of the cultural industry but also has the potential to create a “new economy.” A co...

Updated : 2015.11.10 18:05

[Design Forum] Forum to discuss design as platform for convergence, value creation

The Herald Design Forum 2015 is set to kick off Tuesday in Seoul, bringing together some of the world’s brightest minds in design to share their ideas and insights. The one-day celebration of creat...

Updated : 2015.11.09 18:24

[Design Forum] Series of design events in store

Korea will hold a series of design fairs and business events in and around Seoul, starting with the Herald Design Forum on Tuesday. The Herald forum, to be held at Grand Hyatt Hotel in Seoul, will b...

Updated : 2015.11.08 11:39