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The German Design Council is one of the world’s leading competence centres for design. Created by the German Parliament and sponsored by German industry, it has been supporting companies on all matters relating to brand and design development for 65 years and works to promote German design as a national economic factor. It plays a key role in shaping Germany’s design culture and offers a unique forum for knowledge transfer in the field of brand and design expertise.

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The winners of the ICONIC AWARDS 2019: Innovative Interior can now be found online.

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The winners of the ICONIC AWARDS 2019: Innovative Interior can now be found online.

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German Design Award

The graphic designer and brand designer Peter Schmidt has been honoured as »Personality of the Year« in the German Design Awards 2019. The jury statement included the following comment: »Peter Schmidt represents the epitome of holistic brand staging. Not many consumers know him by name, but there is hardly anyone who is unfamiliar with the innumerable logos, packaging and products he designed: from Milka and Apollinaris, Rosenthal and Arzberg to Jil Sander and Joop – over the decades, Peter...

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The awards ceremony of the ICONIC AWARDS 2019: Innovative Interior will take place on 13 January 2019 in Cologne.

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Make a note for the ICONIC AWARDS 2019: Innovative Architecture now!

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