GOOD DESIGN FESTIVAL, 23 MAY TO 9 JUNE 2014
Good Design Australia is proud to announce the 2014 Good Design Festival with VIVID Sydney from 23 May – 9 June.
The 2014 Good Design Festival will feature a two day international design conference at the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA), a public design showcase in Martin Place featuring the 2014 Good Design® Selection, the opening of the Good Design Lounge with projects from the best young designers in the country, all culminating in the prestigious Good Design Awards Gala Night – now, one of the most celebrated events on the international design calendar.
This year’s Good Design Festival is all about shining a big, bright light on all that is good design and we invite you to be a part of the design celebration.
2014 GOOD DESIGN GALA NIGHT, WEDNESDAY 28 MAY, WHITE BAY TERMINAL
Widely regarded as the Australian design industry’s night of nights, the 2014 Good Design Awards Gala Night is being held during VIVID Sydney on Wednesday 28 May 2014 at the award-winning White Bay Terminal in Sydney.
Celebrate with VIP guests as we announce the 2014 Good Design Award® recipients against a spectacular backdrop of colour and lights.
International dignitaries attending the prestigious event include the Board of Directors of the International Council of Societies of Industrial Design – the world organisation for industrial design, as well as VIPs from government, media and leading industry associations.
Hosted by Australan media personality Geraldine Doogue, this is a once in a lifetime design event that you can’t afford to miss.
2014 GOOD DESIGN FORUM, 29 AND 30 MAY, MUSEUM OF CONTEMPORARY ART
Join us as we explore ‘prosperity’ as an object of design. The 2014 Good Design Forum will focus on how enterprising leaders in business, government and design are shaping the future of their organisations through design-led innovation.
Hear from leaders in the fields of business and design who are employing design thinking and methodologies to reframe the way they do business.
With speakers from Australia, USA, France, South Africa, Korea and New Zealand – the two day Forum will feature award winning designers who have helped clients around the world translate customer needs into market success as well as thought leaders in business who are pushing the boundaries on how to integrate, embed and optimise design as a tool of strategy.
GOOD DESIGN LOUNGE, 23 MAY TO 9 JUNE 2014 (FREE EVENT)
We are very proud to announce the opening of our Good Design Lounge in the popular Rocks area in Sydney during VIVID. The Good Design Lounge will feature the best young design talent in the country including a selction of Finalists in the 2014 Hills Young Australian Design Awards.
GOOD DESIGN SELECTION® EXHIBITION, 23 MAY TO 9 JUNE 2014 (FREE EVENT)
The 2014 Good Design® Selection is an outdoor exhibition featuring the best in cutting-edge design and innovation from Australia and the world in Sydney’s popular Martin Place. This is the first exhibition of its kind in Australia and will showcase the latest in product design across 15 main categories.
The Good Design® Selection is a free event, open to the public during VIVID Sydney and incudes everything from the latest domestic products, consumer electronics, medical equipment, sporting products, toys, business and industrial equipment, fashion accessories and everything in-between – this showcase of design brilliance is sure to have something for everyone.