Architect David Adjaye has unveiled his design for a facility to house master silk weavers in Varanasi, India. The building will provide a hub for training artisans in silk weaving, as well as offering classes in business development. Read more
Printing Giant PANTONE has unveiled Fashion Color Report Spring 2013, a comprehensive overview of designers’ use of color in their upcoming collections. The report features the top 10 colors for women’s and men’s fashion for spring 2013, along with designer sketches, quotes and headshots. Read more
“The world coming together on a single street” is what creatives Rohit Dhamija (left) and Udayan Chakravarty wanted to convey with this year’s Global Issue cover. The duo, who work at JWT Delhi in India as an art director and copywriter, respectively, submitted their entry to Ad Age’s third annual Global Cover Contest, in which young creatives are invited to design a global-themed cover.
Their winning entry represents every “street in every city in the world,” said Mr. Dhamija. “Today, global brands bring us together like never before. And this fact finds itself splashed across the high street in every city,” he said. “That street is in your city. And tell you what, it’s a street in my city as well.”
Entries can be submitted by any Indian. One individual can send entries in multiple categories i.e. Short Film,Audio Jingle,Poster and Design. Only individuals are allowed in contest and no group or organizational entries will be entertained.
This is Your Film Festival. You have until March 31st to submit a short, story-driven video. There’s no entry fee. It can be any format – short film, web-series episode, TV pilot – and any genre. In June, audiences around the world will vote, sending 10 deserving storytellersto open the 2012 Venice Film Festival where a Grand Prize Winner will be be rewarded with a $500,000 grant to create a new work, produced by Ridley Scott, Michael Fassbender and a world class team.
Indian inspirations will power Sotheby’s forthcoming auction ‘Inspired by India’, which will offer contemporary designs, photographs, textiles, ceramics, jewellery and furniture from May 8-15 in London, the auction house said on Wednesday.
Pearl Academy of Fashion, counted among the premier Design institutes of India is back with its Creative Pearl-4. A nationwide talent hunt competition for class X, XI and XII so what are you waiting for its time for you to show your creativity or if you know some creative people around you then encourage them to take part in the contest.
As in our earlier articles we mentioned that most cheapest supercar is about to get launched in 2012 Delhi Auto Expo, the car is finally out now. DC Design has unveiled its supercar with a striking name ‘Avanti’. The car has been named after the Studbaker Avanti that appeared in Tintin comics.
In just a few days’ time India’s renowned design house, DC Design will unveil a new supercar concept at the 2012 Delhi Auto Expo. It is expected that Bollywood superstar Amitabh Bachchan will pull the covers off the car at the mega event. Dilip Chhabria, one of the most prominent automobile designers of India, is the promoter of the DY Patil-DC Center for Automotive Design, which has taken this initiative to design ‘India’s own supercar’.
New York: American comic-book industry icon Stan Lee is creating a geeky, yet virilely handsome Indian superhero with artists working at Liquid Comics’ Bangalore-based design studio. Lee has created a roster of legendary action heroes like Spider-Man, the Hulk, the X-Men, the Fantastic Four and Iron Man which have reaped billions at the box-office.
Audi, the German luxury carmaker, today announced the winners of Audi-India Future of Change Automobile Design Contest & Business Strategy Contest organized by theIdeaWorks. This unique nationwide contest attracted over 900 registrations and over 250 submissions,