Wednesday, 9. November 2011

Within the framework of the exhibition DESIGN FOR THE REAL WORLD REDUX, projects nominated for the “Victor J. Papanek Social Design Award” are presented. From submissions entered globally, 14 social design projects were nominated and will be exhibited in Vienna and New York. “Planet Earth – Directions for Use” is amongst the finalists!

Monday, 31. October 2011

Now, more than 100,000 boxes has been distributed!
Once again much new information has found its way into the Directions for Use, coming from authors such as Professor Helga Kromp-Kolb or Dr. Thomas Lindenthal. Over 10,000 boxes are being printed. The printing-collective consisted of the “Landeszentrale für Umweltfragen” Rhineland Palatinate, the cultural charity “Schloss Goldegg” and the company “din-Sicherheitstechnik”. Many thanks for the good cooperation!

Thursday, 20. October 2011

For the third time, the magazine LEBENSART has polled 500 entrepreneurs and managers, to ask who they see as Austria’s most sustainable creators. Over 100 people – distinguished for their engagement, motivation, entrepreneurial spirit and responsibility were selected. Angie Rattay came 2nd!

Monday, 17. October 2011

Nomination of the “Planet Earth – Directions for Use” at the Energy Globe Award Vienna in the Viennese stock exchange.

Saturday, 15. October 2011

Start of the new teaching assignment “master workshop – design in practice“, Technical College Salzburg.
Focus: Social Design.

Wednesday, 21. September 2011

Talk on “Design for good” at the Creative Packaging Conference, organized by the magazine “4c” at the Vienna exhibition centre.

© Foto: Michael Hetzmannseder

Tuesday, 24. May 2011

Yann Arthus Bertrand (HOME, The Earth from Above), Cameron Sinclair (Architecture for humanity), Andreas Graf von Bernstorff (anti-nuclear activist) and Ledum Mittee (human rights and environmental activist, Nigeria) catered for a full Redoubt Hall of over 650 guests in the presidential palace.
The EARTHtalks 2011 have grown to the largest environmental lecture series in Austria and a part of the Viennese green repertoire.

©Fotos 1-3: Michael Krebs, Foto 4: Nathan Murrell

Sunday, 13. March 2011

Course: MMA (Multi-Media-Art) at the technical college in Salzburg.
27 BA-students are taking part in my lecture/seminar course “cross-media information design”. Focus: Social Design.

Monday, 14. February 2011

Angie Rattay amongst the top 25 Local Heroes of the Heart of Green Award! The Award is awarded annually in 18 categories. 2011 Angie Rattay was nominated as “Local Hero”. Amongst the winners in 2011 ist i.a. the legendary Jane Goodall. Heart of Green