Bridal Veil The Chandelier Interview

Interview with Victor A. Syrnev (VA), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Bridal Veil The Chandelier design. Bridal Veil was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Victor A. Syrnev at Monday 7th of October 2013: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? VA : Chandelier in the Palace of Weddings . Bishkek ( Kyrgyzstan) The feelings that arise in the hearts of two people , it is difficult to analyze. Therefore, they say that everything is in heaven. When the question arose as to look like a chandelier in the Palace of Weddings , the response was very close. Love should rule the world. This feeling should be the overriding and palpable. How can this be reflected in the grand hall , where there is one of the most important events in a person's life ? The idea behind the composition , carries the meaning and feeling, concentrated in the bridal veil bride. This quivering sensitivity, clarity of thought and passion . Chandelier - this veil bride , flying over the World... FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? VA : Man has always felt worship and exaltation over the winged creatures. They were considered messengers of the gods. Birds, wings and flight symbolized the highest state of being. Flying freely without frontiers heavenly creatures are easily converted into flocks of gold and silver birds. For a moment, transfixed, they turn into jewelry. Birds convey to us as a gift to the ease, freedom, and happiness that we seek... FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? VA : This award will help bring information about the possibility of getting a very rare, but deeply personal jewelry !..

Yoshi Bar 2nd Provisional Bar Interview

Interview with naoya matsumoto (nm), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Yoshi Bar 2nd Provisional Bar design. Yoshi Bar 2nd was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with naoya matsumoto at Tuesday 26th of November 2013: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? nm : Proposal of the field of communication fun... FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? nm : I was always thinking what it means to make with the people around... FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? nm : This project is hypothetical. I think So I would like to perform all over the world...

Haezer Album Art Interview

Interview with Chris Slabber (CS), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Haezer Album Art design. Haezer was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Chris Slabber at Wednesday 26th of February 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? CS : I think to communicate Haezer's sound, personality and philosophy on a visual level. .. FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? CS : Well as with most projects I always want to one up my technique from the previous one. Its important to me to keep pushing my own boundaries and challenging my own insights to what I'm capable of. And also to please the client as always... FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? CS : Show it to the world and make some new ones...

Architecture Factory Cork Institute of Technology Interview

Interview with Marc O Riain (MO), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Architecture Factory Cork Institute of Technology design. Architecture Factory was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Marc O Riain at Tuesday 1st of April 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? MO : I believe in designing from the user out and in truly bringing originality and excitement to designs. In college I was taught to design from first principals. So I really try to reinvent the wheel every time. .. FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? MO : Collaboration and fostering community. I really believe in the power of peer learning in the studio environment. Also we have a very small budget and we had to deliver an intervention that was affordable. So we didn't build walls, for the most part, we avoided subdividing servicing which kept the sam prices low. .. FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? MO : Enjoy it, share it with the Cork Design community, it will provide a public outreach with exhibition space, training and meeting space. For the students it is a home they never had, people respect it. I think will will age well. ..

Sata | Bia-Blue Islands açor Brand Identity Interview

Interview with SATA Internacional, S.A. Design by ivity (SD), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Sata | Bia-Blue Islands açor Brand Identity design. Sata | Bia-Blue Islands açor was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with SATA Internacional, S.A. Design by ivity at Thursday 3rd of April 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? SD : This Project aimed to represent the pride of the azorean people in a very contemporary and inspiring brand image... FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? SD : It was the positioning of the company’s atlantic vocation. It carries the main symbol of azores-the Açor (hawk family bird)- an heritage that comes from XV century, when the Portuguese navigators discovered these virgin islands. It also represents the unique shades of the atlantic blues... FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? SD : Maybe extend the atlantic concept, with special aircraft liveries that could Play an important role in the promotion of Azores...

Vivit Collection Earrings and Ring Interview

Interview with Brazil & Murgel Contemporary Jewelry (BC), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Vivit Collection Earrings and Ring design. Vivit Collection was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Brazil & Murgel Contemporary Jewelry at Sunday 13th of April 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? BC : Vivit Collection was inspired by organic forms and behaviours found in nature. The main idea was to create memorable pieces able to arouse curiosity of the beholder by means like animals and humans use to seduce - dancing... FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? BC : We hope to take part in different galleries/stores and expositions around the world, to expose the collection as much as we can... FS: How long did it take you to design this particular concept? BC : It took us around six months to design and develop the whole production process. The project presented a lot of challenges in every production steps that required several tests and researches until we finally achieved the best results...

Gamsei Cocktail Bar Interview

Interview with Buero Wagner (BW), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Gamsei Cocktail Bar design. Gamsei was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Buero Wagner at Tuesday 15th of April 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? BW : When Gamsei opened in 2013, hyper-localism was introduced to a field of practice which had till then been mainly confined to the food scene. At Gamsei, ingredients for cocktails are either wildly foraged or grown by local artesian farmers, thus reestablishing a connection with local products and culture. Gamsei is, envisioned as an antidote to the globalization of cocktail bars.. FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? BW : Just like the cocktails, we procured all materials locally, and worked in close collaboration with local manufacturers to produce custom-made solutions. Gamsei is a wholly integrated concept that turns the event of drinking a cocktail into a novel experience. .. FS: How long did it take you to design this particular concept? BW : The Design and research process started in September 2012 in Munich – The interior was completed in April 2013. ..

Paths of Light Dvd Box Interview

Interview with Francisco Elias (FE), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Paths of Light Dvd Box design. Paths of Light was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Francisco Elias at Monday 14th of April 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? FE : The box contains a short animation, entirely produced by the artist Nelson Fernandes aka Zina Caramelo. The aesthetic essence contaminates the shape and appearance of the box. In conclusion, the inspiration behind our design comes literally from the inside... FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? FE : To be as consistent as possible with the artist's original aesthetics, in such way that we could achieve a continuum between his work and the DVD box. .. FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? FE : Present our DVD box on the "shelves of the world" and, simultaneously, spread the result of our co-production, at both levels, of design and art...

Maze Professional Headphone Interview

Interview with IMEGO Infinity LLC (II), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Maze Professional Headphone design. Maze was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with IMEGO Infinity LLC at Sunday 13th of April 2014: FS: How long did it take you to design this particular concept? II : 2 years.. FS: Who is the target customer for his design? II : MAZE represents the target user group of yuppie..

Calendar 2014 “town” Calendar Interview

Interview with Katsumi Tamura (KT), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Calendar 2014 “town” Calendar design. Calendar 2014 “town” was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Katsumi Tamura at Tuesday 15th of April 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? KT : Life, Nature and City etc. ― all thing's shapes and colors surrounding myself... FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? KT : My designs focus on making a user happy and affluent... FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? KT : I want many people to know our products. Besides, I'm glad that fun of our products increase by taking advantage of this awards...

Calendar 2014 “farm” Calendar Interview

Interview with Katsumi Tamura (KT), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Calendar 2014 “farm” Calendar design. Calendar 2014 “farm” was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Katsumi Tamura at Tuesday 15th of April 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? KT : Life, Nature and City etc. ― all thing's shapes and colors surrounding myself... FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? KT : My designs focus on making a user happy and affluent... FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? KT : I want many people to know our products. Besides, I'm glad that fun of our products increase by taking advantage of this awards...

Calendar 2014 “botanical Life” Calendar Interview

Interview with Katsumi Tamura (KT), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Calendar 2014 “botanical Life” Calendar design. Calendar 2014 “botanical Life” was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Katsumi Tamura at Tuesday 15th of April 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? KT : Life, Nature and City etc. ― all thing's shapes and colors surrounding myself... FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? KT : My designs focus on making a user happy and affluent... FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? KT : I want many people to know our products. Besides, I'm glad that fun of our products increase by taking advantage of this awards...

Coca-Cola Tet 2014 Soft Drink Packaging Interview

Interview with Rice Creative (RC), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Coca-Cola Tet 2014 Soft Drink Packaging design. Coca-Cola Tet 2014 was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Rice Creative at Thursday 17th of April 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? RC : To create a series of Coca-Cola cans which spread millions of Tết wishes nation wide. We utilized Coca-Cola's Tết symbol (the Swallow Bird) as the device to form these wishes. For each can, hundreds of hand-drawn swallows were crafted and carefully arranged around a custom script, which together form a series of meaningful Vietnamese wishes. "An", means Peace. "Tài" means Success, "Lộc" means Prosperity. These words are widely exchanged throughout the holiday, and traditionally adorn Tết decorations... FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? RC : To make this idea happen, using a can of Coke which is already held and shared by millions to do more than just hold liquid, but to be the vehicle of a touching message. We had this idea that it could put a smile on a million faces, the client obviously loved the idea... FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? RC : We like to keep things socially conscious no matter if the client is an upstart or a multi-million dollar corporation...

180º North East Novel Interview

Interview with Daniel Kutcher (DK), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning 180º North East Novel design. 180º North East was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Daniel Kutcher at Saturday 19th of April 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? DK : My main aim to tell the story of what happened in a way so that the reader can get the best idea of what it was like for me. At some points throughout, I didn't feel like words could express exactly how I was feeling or what was going on at that particular moment in time, so I decided to include elements of art and graphic design to help convey those feelings. .. FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? DK : My main focus was always to tell the story the best way possible. I wanted the reader to be able to enjoy the journey as much as I did as they read through the text and saw the accompanying visuals. .. FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? DK : My plans are to try to talk to different kinds of publishers to see if there would be a way for it to reach more people and see what kind of response it receives. ..

Conspiracy-Sandal Shaped Jewels Luxury Shoes Interview

Interview with Gianluca Tamburini (GT), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Conspiracy-Sandal Shaped Jewels Luxury Shoes design. Conspiracy-Sandal Shaped Jewels was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Gianluca Tamburini at Sunday 20th of April 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? GT : Innovation... FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? GT : The main focus was to reimagine the structure of the shoes... FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? GT : I'll keep on making stunning shoes...

Osoro Open Tableware System Interview

Interview with Narumi Corporation (NC), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Osoro Open Tableware System design. Osoro was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Narumi Corporation at Thursday 24th of April 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? NC : Lifestyle and food style in present days... FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? NC : Moduler shape design.. FS: How long did it take you to design this particular concept? NC : 3 years..

Only Right Here Knife Holder Interview

Interview with Alan Saga (AS), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Only Right Here Knife Holder design. Only Right Here was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Alan Saga at Monday 28th of April 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? AS : The main source of inspiration for my design was bullfights, which are part of a vast cultural diversity in my country. So I wanted to represent the same concept in the transition and awakening of consciousness about controversial issues not only in Mexico but worldwide. .. FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? AS : My main aim was to achieve the fusion of an aesthetically minimalist element and an imposing piece. And that piece projects the cultural history of a country... FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? AS : My goal is that this award serves as a platform, to introduce the product internationally. And from a personal standpoint, use it as a way of relating both commercially and socially with companies and designers. ..

Rising Moon Pavilion Interview

Interview with Stanley Siu (SS), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Rising Moon Pavilion design. Rising Moon was a 2013 - 2014 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Stanley Siu at Tuesday 20th of May 2014: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? SS : Rising Moon is a temporary pavilion designed to serve as an anchor attraction during the 2013 Hong Kong Mid-Autumn Festival. It reinterpreted traditional paper lanterns with recycled plastic bottles and at the same time creating a Synthetic Moon, thus promoting the message of environmental protection... FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? SS : Our concept is to bring the distanced Moon closer to the surface of Victoria Park, which gives the visitors a dynamic visual impact, a Synthetic Moon... FS: Why did you design this particular concept? Was this design commissioned or did you decide to pursuit an inspiration? SS : Rising Moon is the gold award winner of Hong Kong Tourism Board Mid-Autumn Festival Lantern Wonderland Design Competition 2013. We then carried forward the concept to construction for the Mid-Autumn Festival in Hong Kong on 14th September 2013...

Ballo Portable Speaker Interview

Interview with Bernhard Burkard (BB), regarding views on design, and for the award-winning Ballo Portable Speaker design. Ballo was a 2012 - 2013 period Platinum A' .

 
 
 
 

Interview with Bernhard Burkard at Friday 8th of March 2013: FS: What is the main principle, idea and inspiration behind your design? BB : Simplicity and minimalism... FS: What has been your main focus in designing this work? Especially what did you want to achieve? BB : By totally rethinking the shape of portable speakers we tried to suit modern, mobile lifestyles and offer an easily applicable portable speaker to everybody... FS: What are your future plans for this award winning design? BB : Through BALLO's simplicity, we want to reach a broad audience and offer the opportunity of owning a well-thought-out piece of design to everyone. ..