The German Design Council is one of the world's leading centers of expertise on design. As a service provider for businesses, we offer a unique forum for trans-disciplinary knowledge transfer on brand and design.
We support corporations in their brand and design development efforts and communicate the added value of design, both in Germany and beyond its borders.
   

New website of the Deutsches Design Museum Foundation

The new website www.deutschesdesignmuseum.de of the Deutsches Design Museum Foundation invites experts, teachers, students and the interested public to interdisciplinary discussions. It persues the goals of the foundation: Promoting, teaching, collecting, discussing.

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London Design Biennale

The London Design Biennale will be held from 7 to the 27 September 2016 at Somerset House. The theme for 2016 is "Utopia by Design". The German Design Council together with the Foundation Deutsches Design Museum are organising the German pavilion on the initiative and with the full support of the Foreign Office and the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Energy. 
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Distinctive. Ingenious. The major German brands. 2016

The latest edition of Distinctive. Ingenious. The major German brands. 2016 will be published on 15 September. By now you can pre order it.
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Deutscher Marken- und Designkongress 2016

The next "Deutscher Marken- und Designkongress" will be looking at where change is now taking place. It will be held in German.
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Welcome new members!

The German Design Council is pleased to announce the following new members:
Aliseo GmbH, Candela Lichtplanung GmbH, FUMA Hauszubehör GmbH, Hülsta-Werke Hüls GmbH & Co. KG, NOMOS Glashütte/SA Roland Schwertner KG, Ophardt R+D GmbH + Co. KG Ophardt-Maritim, RUF-Bett International GmbH & Co. KG, Schüller Möbelwerk KG, serien Raumleuchten GmbH, Wanzl Metallwarenfabrik GmbH, Weidmüller Holding AG & Co. KG und WENKO-WENSELAAR GmbH & Co. KG.

All foundation members in an overview

Design Explorer - The App for excellent design

From bathroom fittings to websites and even cars - the Design Explorer mirrors current trends and developments in the world of product and communication design.
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