[Design Forum] Narrow cultural gap through design: industrial designer Levy

Arik Levy, a world-renowned industrial designer, said Korea’s design sector should keep working toward narrowing the communication and cultural gap between people. Arik Levy In an interview with T...

Updated : 2015.11.08 11:32

[Design Forum] Shigeru Ban - innovator, humanitarian, architect

Shigeru Ban is no ordinary architect. Unlike conventional architects of this era, Ban does not only use iron or steel as the primary materials to structure houses, museums, community centers or chur...

Updated : 2015.11.06 18:08

[Design Forum] Tommy Li’s design anchored in black humor, Zen

Tommy Li, a branding designer known for his audacious visual designs and black humor, is one of Asia’s few designers with a global presence spanning across Hong Kong, China, Macau, Japan and Italy. ...

Updated : 2015.11.06 17:58

[Design Forum] ‘Create stories behind brands'

Global brand designer Bob van der Lee said South Korea’s public and private sectors have made tremendous progress in design over the years, but not yet in branding. Bob van der Lee (Total Identity)...

Updated : 2015.11.06 17:50

[Design Forum] Entrepreneur seeks to bridge digital divide for the blind with design

In this digital world, information is becoming increasingly easier to access. But not for all. Such accessibility still falls far short for people with disabilities. Young entrepreneur Kim Ju-yoon h...

Updated : 2015.11.06 17:41

[Design Forum] Blurring lines between industrial design, art

This is the fifth in a series of articles introducing key features at the upcoming Herald Design Forum 2015 to be held in Seoul on Nov. 10. -Ed. Design today seems to be the horse that is pulling ...

Updated : 2015.11.06 17:34

[Design Forum] Design Thinking: How innovative designs change world

Design is about more than aesthetics. Its role has expanded to diverse areas of life, helping people live efficiently, safely and comfortably. It has brought innovations in all aspects of life, from...

Updated : 2015.11.06 17:25

[Design Forum] Design connects people

Design plays a key role across a range of sectors in society from art to business to represent beliefs, values and ideas. Randi Zuckerberg, the founder and chief executive of Zuckerberg Media and a ...

Updated : 2015.10.30 14:23

[Design Forum] 3-D printing designs every aspect of our lives

This is the fourth in a series of articles introducing key features at the upcoming Herald Design Forum 2015 to be held in Seoul on Nov. 10. ― Ed. Forget about the magic of unwrapping a bar of choc...

Updated : 2015.10.30 11:09

[Design Forum] Janne Kyttanen reckons world of 3-D design

Janne Kyttanen is arguably one of the pioneers of three-dimensional design. Since his firm 3D Systems acquired Freedom of Creation in 2011, he has been delving into the world of 3-D printable high-en...

Updated : 2015.10.29 17:47

[Design Forum] Designer Guixe on food for thought

Marti Guixe (copyright knolke/Imagekontainer) For Marti Guixe, a world-renowned designer, food is an object that has to be carefully designed and contextualized to enhance its usability and consumpt...

Updated : 2015.10.22 18:03

[Design Forum] When design thinking meets food

This is the third in a series of articles introducing key features at the upcoming Herald Design Forum 2015 to be held in Seoul on Nov. 10. --Ed. Food has certainly been an important part of Kore...

Updated : 2015.10.22 17:57

[Design Forum] Design city moving forward

When Paul Cocksedge, a London-based light designer, entered Dongdaemun Design Plaza, a futuristic Seoul landmark designed by Iraqi-British architect Zaha Hadid, he was in awe of the unusual architect...

Updated : 2014.11.30 20:48

[Design Forum] At Herald Design Market, design enhances lifestyle

The Herald Design Market, a sideline event of the Herald Design Forum 2014, was a rare occasion for visitors to experience how design enriches our daily lives. During the five-day event that ended S...

Updated : 2014.11.30 20:46

[Design Forum] Food for thought, thoughts on design

The Herald Design Market on Thursday welcomed visitors with an array of snazzy snacks, one-bite sweets and beverages that bring greater aesthetic inspiration. Peter Callahan, renowned caterer and fo...

Updated : 2014.11.27 21:37