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NEW DESIGNERS 15: Illustration

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Illustration

July 05, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, Illustration, New Designers
On the last day of New Designers 15, ARTS THREAD caught up with the most interesting names in Illustration.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: People's Vote Screening Prize, Jamie Carr

NEW DESIGNERS 15: People's Vote Screening Prize, Jamie Carr

July 05, 2015
Written by Josh Walker
Events, Film, New Designers, Visual Communication
In addition to the New Designers Screening Prize, the People's Vote Screening Prize was also announced. The prize included every graduate who was shortlisted and selected for the New Designers Screening Programme.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Foundry Associate Prize, Gareth Renninson

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Foundry Associate Prize, Gareth Renninson

July 04, 2015
Written by Joanna McCutcheon
Events, Industrial Design, New Designers
A number of associate awards have been given out throughout part two of New Designers. Gareth Rennison won the Foundry Associate Prize for his electric candle. The judges of the prize were on the look out for an individual who could demonstrate a keen interest in lighting, with special attention and understanding given to light source and materials.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Cyber Duck Associate Prize, Lauren Atwell

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Cyber Duck Associate Prize, Lauren Atwell

July 04, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, Interaction-Digital, New Designers
Working with gamefing, the learning experience about the local wildlife for kids hoping to create more understanding and ecological consciousness, University of Dundee’s graduate Lauren Atwell was the winner of this year's New Designers Cyber-Duck Associate Prize. Her app, Project Locon, was awarded on its engaging design and commercial viability of the product.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Furniture

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Furniture

July 04, 2015
Written by Joanna McCutcheon
Events, Furniture, New Designers
With Part Two of New Designers coming to a close, ARTS THREAD run through some of the furniture highlights on show.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Screening Prize, Finnlan Wilson

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Screening Prize, Finnlan Wilson

July 03, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, Film, New Designers, Visual Communication
Finnlan Wilson won the Screening Prize at this week's New Designers. We talked to Finnlan at the event to hear more about his work and the inspiration behind it.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Pentland Award, Ryan Panchal

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Pentland Award, Ryan Panchal

July 03, 2015
Written by Josh Walker
Events, Graphic Design, New Designers
A number of awards were given out throughout part two of New Designers. Ryan Panchal of the University of Hertfordshire was made winner of the Pentland Award for his project entitled teacHER, which encouraged and promoted women to learn with and from each other.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Sky Award, Tessa Noble

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Sky Award, Tessa Noble

July 03, 2015
Written by Josh Walker
Events, Graphic Design, New Designers
Throughout New Designers, we've been running through all of the awards and the winners that have been selected for them. One such award is the Sky Award, which was won by Tessa Noble of the University of Hertfordshire. Sky were on the lookout for the best designer to spend a four week work placement within their work environment.
First Young European Designers report released

First Young European Designers report released

July 03, 2015
Written by Calum Ross
Fashion Design, Industrial Design, Product Design
A new report which examines the working practises of young makers and emerging design brands in Europe has been released by MyBaze.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: BDC New Designer of the Year Award, Jack Lennie

NEW DESIGNERS 15: BDC New Designer of the Year Award, Jack Lennie

July 03, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, Industrial Design, New Designers
Looking to reduce waste and build a personal connection to an item, Jack Lennie created an innovative solution to fight unnecessary wastefulness in the vehicle industry. On the second day of New Designers, ARTS THREAD talked to the Edinburgh Napier graduate and winner of the BDC New Designer of the Year Award to discuss the inspirations and struggles behind his project.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: New Designer of the Year Award: Runner Up, Stephanie Kiewel

NEW DESIGNERS 15: New Designer of the Year Award: Runner Up, Stephanie Kiewel

July 02, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, New Designers, Visual Communication
At the second week of New Designers ARTS THREAD caught up with Cumbria University graduate Stephanie Kiewel, the New Designer of the Year Award: Runner Up. Here we discuss with her the challenges behind making a period film and her plans for the future.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Mars Chocolate Award, James Benson

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Mars Chocolate Award, James Benson

July 02, 2015
Written by Joanna McCutcheon
Events, New Designers, Product Design
James Benson of the University of Huddersfield was named winner of the Mars Chocolate Award at New Designers this week. Inspired by the lack of safety measures around water for low income countries, we talk to James about his winning and potentially life-saving design.
Lasalle 15: Graduate Fashion

Lasalle 15: Graduate Fashion

July 02, 2015
Written by Calum Ross
Fashion Design
Graduate fashion designers showed their collections inspired by Singaporean culture and heritage at Lasalle 15. The graduate showcase aimed to highlight the changing visual culture of Singapore and encourage viewers to re-think their own perceptions of Singapore.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: 100% Design Award, Mu Hau Kao

NEW DESIGNERS 15: 100% Design Award, Mu Hau Kao

July 02, 2015
Written by Joanna McCutcheon
Events, Furniture, New Designers
Camberwell College of Art graduate Mu Hau Kao took home the 100% Design award this week at New Designers Part Two. Although shying away from the camera, he lets his pieces do most of the talking. Undeniably his collection of work displays his dedication to his craft and so we decided to catch up with Mu to find out about the ideas, inspiration and future for his work.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Wilko and Winnovate Award, Jake Read

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Wilko and Winnovate Award, Jake Read

July 02, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, New Designers, Product Design
On the first day of the second week of New Designers 2015, ARTS THREAD caught up with winner of the Wilko & W’innovative Award, Sheffield Hallam University graduate Jake Read. His design was awarded for its ability to create an innovative solution to an everyday problem or activity. Read more about the creation of the work and his design development below.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Virgin Atlantic Award, Henry Buckley

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Virgin Atlantic Award, Henry Buckley

July 02, 2015
Written by Joanna McCutcheon
Events, New Designers, Product Design
Henry Buckley, a humble student from Loughborough university and award winner of the New Designers Virgin Atlantic competition is adamant in being part of a cleaner future. Naming his product Mono, he has created a multi-domestic appliance with values based on helping to reduce the production of 54 million tons of electronic waste annually.
New Designers 15: One Year On Award, Robyn Hinchcliffe

New Designers 15: One Year On Award, Robyn Hinchcliffe

July 01, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, New Designers
On the second week of New Designers 2015 ARTS THREAD caught up with the winner of the New Designers One Year On award, Chelsea College of Arts 2014 graduate Robyn Hinchcliffe. We talk to her about her inspirations and her experience at New Designers so far.
New Designers 15: Hallmark Cards Award, Nora Wright

New Designers 15: Hallmark Cards Award, Nora Wright

July 01, 2015
Written by Joanna McCutcheon
Events, Illustration, New Designers
With a body of work based on British history and inspired by the monarchy, Nora Wright of Birmingham City University won the New Designers Hallmark Cards Award. We talked to the ARTS THREAD member after the win to find out more about her project and what's next.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Best Stand Award, UCA Rochester

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Best Stand Award, UCA Rochester

July 01, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, New Designers
Showing an ACME inspired stand, UCA Rochester was named winner of the New Designers Best Stand award. Seeking innovative solutions for showing screens, their course leader Phil Gomm explains the reasons behind their choice of inspiration and the process of creating the stand.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: John Lewis Award For Design and Innovation, Juwon Seo

NEW DESIGNERS 15: John Lewis Award For Design and Innovation, Juwon Seo

July 01, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, Furniture, New Designers
At the second week of New Designers 2015, ARTS THREAD caught up with the winner of the John Lewis Award for Design & Innovation, Bucks New University’s Juwon Seo. Juwon was awarded for her recognition of the aspirations and requirements of today’s customers, demonstrating both creativity and sustainability.

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Interest

MILAN15: Designersblock Q&A With Erika Braccini

MILAN15: Designersblock Q&A With Erika Braccini

April 09, 2015
Written by Josh Walker
Designersblock, Events, Furniture, Milan Design Week
The Winston Churchill Design Competition 2015
GFW15: Liverpool John Moores and Northbrook College Sussex

GFW15: Liverpool John Moores and Northbrook College Sussex

June 03, 2015
Written by Josh Walker
Events, Fashion Design, Graduate Fashion Week, School Fashion Shows
NYCxDESIGN 15: Graduate Communications Design, Pratt Design 2015

NYCxDESIGN 15: Graduate Communications Design, Pratt Design 2015

April 29, 2015
Written by Josh Walker
NYCxDESIGN, Pratt School of Design, Schools
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Illustration

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Illustration

July 05, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, Illustration, New Designers
On the last day of New Designers 15, ARTS THREAD caught up with the most interesting names in Illustration.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: People's Vote Screening Prize, Jamie Carr

NEW DESIGNERS 15: People's Vote Screening Prize, Jamie Carr

July 05, 2015
Written by Josh Walker
Events, Film, New Designers, Visual Communication
In addition to the New Designers Screening Prize, the People's Vote Screening Prize was also announced. The prize included every graduate who was shortlisted and selected for the New Designers Screening Programme.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Foundry Associate Prize, Gareth Renninson

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Foundry Associate Prize, Gareth Renninson

July 04, 2015
Written by Joanna McCutcheon
Events, Industrial Design, New Designers
A number of associate awards have been given out throughout part two of New Designers. Gareth Rennison won the Foundry Associate Prize for his electric candle. The judges of the prize were on the look out for an individual who could demonstrate a keen interest in lighting, with special attention and understanding given to light source and materials.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Cyber Duck Associate Prize, Lauren Atwell

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Cyber Duck Associate Prize, Lauren Atwell

July 04, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, Interaction-Digital, New Designers
Working with gamefing, the learning experience about the local wildlife for kids hoping to create more understanding and ecological consciousness, University of Dundee’s graduate Lauren Atwell was the winner of this year's New Designers Cyber-Duck Associate Prize. Her app, Project Locon, was awarded on its engaging design and commercial viability of the product.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Furniture

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Furniture

July 04, 2015
Written by Joanna McCutcheon
Events, Furniture, New Designers
With Part Two of New Designers coming to a close, ARTS THREAD run through some of the furniture highlights on show.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Screening Prize, Finnlan Wilson

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Screening Prize, Finnlan Wilson

July 03, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, Film, New Designers, Visual Communication
Finnlan Wilson won the Screening Prize at this week's New Designers. We talked to Finnlan at the event to hear more about his work and the inspiration behind it.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Pentland Award, Ryan Panchal

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Pentland Award, Ryan Panchal

July 03, 2015
Written by Josh Walker
Events, Graphic Design, New Designers
A number of awards were given out throughout part two of New Designers. Ryan Panchal of the University of Hertfordshire was made winner of the Pentland Award for his project entitled teacHER, which encouraged and promoted women to learn with and from each other.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Sky Award, Tessa Noble

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Sky Award, Tessa Noble

July 03, 2015
Written by Josh Walker
Events, Graphic Design, New Designers
Throughout New Designers, we've been running through all of the awards and the winners that have been selected for them. One such award is the Sky Award, which was won by Tessa Noble of the University of Hertfordshire. Sky were on the lookout for the best designer to spend a four week work placement within their work environment.
First Young European Designers report released

First Young European Designers report released

July 03, 2015
Written by Calum Ross
Fashion Design, Industrial Design, Product Design
A new report which examines the working practises of young makers and emerging design brands in Europe has been released by MyBaze.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: BDC New Designer of the Year Award, Jack Lennie

NEW DESIGNERS 15: BDC New Designer of the Year Award, Jack Lennie

July 03, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, Industrial Design, New Designers
Looking to reduce waste and build a personal connection to an item, Jack Lennie created an innovative solution to fight unnecessary wastefulness in the vehicle industry. On the second day of New Designers, ARTS THREAD talked to the Edinburgh Napier graduate and winner of the BDC New Designer of the Year Award to discuss the inspirations and struggles behind his project.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: New Designer of the Year Award: Runner Up, Stephanie Kiewel

NEW DESIGNERS 15: New Designer of the Year Award: Runner Up, Stephanie Kiewel

July 02, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, New Designers, Visual Communication
At the second week of New Designers ARTS THREAD caught up with Cumbria University graduate Stephanie Kiewel, the New Designer of the Year Award: Runner Up. Here we discuss with her the challenges behind making a period film and her plans for the future.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Mars Chocolate Award, James Benson

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Mars Chocolate Award, James Benson

July 02, 2015
Written by Joanna McCutcheon
Events, New Designers, Product Design
James Benson of the University of Huddersfield was named winner of the Mars Chocolate Award at New Designers this week. Inspired by the lack of safety measures around water for low income countries, we talk to James about his winning and potentially life-saving design.
Lasalle 15: Graduate Fashion

Lasalle 15: Graduate Fashion

July 02, 2015
Written by Calum Ross
Fashion Design
Graduate fashion designers showed their collections inspired by Singaporean culture and heritage at Lasalle 15. The graduate showcase aimed to highlight the changing visual culture of Singapore and encourage viewers to re-think their own perceptions of Singapore.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: 100% Design Award, Mu Hau Kao

NEW DESIGNERS 15: 100% Design Award, Mu Hau Kao

July 02, 2015
Written by Joanna McCutcheon
Events, Furniture, New Designers
Camberwell College of Art graduate Mu Hau Kao took home the 100% Design award this week at New Designers Part Two. Although shying away from the camera, he lets his pieces do most of the talking. Undeniably his collection of work displays his dedication to his craft and so we decided to catch up with Mu to find out about the ideas, inspiration and future for his work.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Wilko and Winnovate Award, Jake Read

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Wilko and Winnovate Award, Jake Read

July 02, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, New Designers, Product Design
On the first day of the second week of New Designers 2015, ARTS THREAD caught up with winner of the Wilko & W’innovative Award, Sheffield Hallam University graduate Jake Read. His design was awarded for its ability to create an innovative solution to an everyday problem or activity. Read more about the creation of the work and his design development below.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Virgin Atlantic Award, Henry Buckley

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Virgin Atlantic Award, Henry Buckley

July 02, 2015
Written by Joanna McCutcheon
Events, New Designers, Product Design
Henry Buckley, a humble student from Loughborough university and award winner of the New Designers Virgin Atlantic competition is adamant in being part of a cleaner future. Naming his product Mono, he has created a multi-domestic appliance with values based on helping to reduce the production of 54 million tons of electronic waste annually.
New Designers 15: One Year On Award, Robyn Hinchcliffe

New Designers 15: One Year On Award, Robyn Hinchcliffe

July 01, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, New Designers
On the second week of New Designers 2015 ARTS THREAD caught up with the winner of the New Designers One Year On award, Chelsea College of Arts 2014 graduate Robyn Hinchcliffe. We talk to her about her inspirations and her experience at New Designers so far.
New Designers 15: Hallmark Cards Award, Nora Wright

New Designers 15: Hallmark Cards Award, Nora Wright

July 01, 2015
Written by Joanna McCutcheon
Events, Illustration, New Designers
With a body of work based on British history and inspired by the monarchy, Nora Wright of Birmingham City University won the New Designers Hallmark Cards Award. We talked to the ARTS THREAD member after the win to find out more about her project and what's next.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: Best Stand Award, UCA Rochester

NEW DESIGNERS 15: Best Stand Award, UCA Rochester

July 01, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, New Designers
Showing an ACME inspired stand, UCA Rochester was named winner of the New Designers Best Stand award. Seeking innovative solutions for showing screens, their course leader Phil Gomm explains the reasons behind their choice of inspiration and the process of creating the stand.
NEW DESIGNERS 15: John Lewis Award For Design and Innovation, Juwon Seo

NEW DESIGNERS 15: John Lewis Award For Design and Innovation, Juwon Seo

July 01, 2015
Written by Biju Belinky
Events, Furniture, New Designers
At the second week of New Designers 2015, ARTS THREAD caught up with the winner of the John Lewis Award for Design & Innovation, Bucks New University’s Juwon Seo. Juwon was awarded for her recognition of the aspirations and requirements of today’s customers, demonstrating both creativity and sustainability.

Of
Interest

MILAN15: Designersblock Q&A With Erika Braccini

MILAN15: Designersblock Q&A With Erika Braccini

April 09, 2015
Written by Josh Walker
Designersblock, Events, Furniture, Milan Design Week
The Winston Churchill Design Competition 2015
GFW15: Liverpool John Moores and Northbrook College Sussex

GFW15: Liverpool John Moores and Northbrook College Sussex

June 03, 2015
Written by Josh Walker
Events, Fashion Design, Graduate Fashion Week, School Fashion Shows
NYCxDESIGN 15: Graduate Communications Design, Pratt Design 2015

NYCxDESIGN 15: Graduate Communications Design, Pratt Design 2015

April 29, 2015
Written by Josh Walker
NYCxDESIGN, Pratt School of Design, Schools
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