Archive for the ‘Local Design News’ Category

Gray Magazine Presents: Pitch Tank

By admin • Aug 25th, 2016

Do you have a great idea for a new design product, prototype, event, or far-out concept? Send your idea and you could win a spot on the GRAY Conversations Stage at Interior Design Show Vancouver on Saturday, September 24.

Wearable Wednesday

By admin • Feb 18th, 2016

Come and connect with the local hardware, wearable, and IoT ecosystem, and bridge the gap between software and hardware. Whether you’re already deep into hardware looking to connect with others in the field for networking, hiring, or learning, or are a long-time software expert dipping into connected hardware, there will be something for everyone.

Hurdler Studios wins 2015 NYC Design Gold

By admin • Nov 26th, 2015

Congratulations to Jon Winebrenner, Hurdler Studios, and everyone involved with Clug.
Clug has had an amazing year winning a Gold IDSA Award and now a Gold award at the New York Design Awards.

LAMP International Lighting Competition – Opening Exhibition

By admin • Nov 9th, 2015

For information about the LAMP Competition please visit

LoomLauncer Kickstarter launched by Adrian van Wijk

By Rob • Sep 21st, 2015

LoomLauncher is the world’s first 3D printed, mechanical, multi-shot, self-priming, rubber-band launcher, printed in one go. Developed by BCID Professional Member Adrian van Wijk LoomLauncher is in the final days of a successful Kickstarter campaign.

Hurdler Studios receives Gold Award honours at 2015 IDEA Awards

By admin • Sep 10th, 2015

BCID would like to extend our congratulations to the team at Hurdler Studios on receiving “Gold” distinction at the International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) for their CLUG bike Rack.

The IDEA Awards are dedicated to fostering business and public understanding of the importance of industrial design excellence to the quality of life and economy.

Innovations in Fashion – 3D Printing and Premium Products Design

By admin • Aug 27th, 2015

Discover the most cutting edge technologies in 3d Printing, Design, and Manufacturing applications that highly successful companies like lululemon athletica rely on to uphold their reputation for excellence.


By admin • Jul 27th, 2015

The DX Emerging Designer Competition is now accepting submissions. From digital, interior and graphic design to architecture and fashion design, the national competition seeks to provide an electrifying opportunity for developing Canadian talent to garner recognition and exposure while celebrating diverse disciplines of design in Canada.

Modo 901 Vancouver Launch Event

By admin • Jun 15th, 2015

Join friends and colleagues for the MODO 901 Launch Wednesday, June 24.
Find out how MODO 901 will help you take on more challenging projects AND puts the fun back into digital content creation & design

Counterpoints Panel Discussion and Webinar May 21

By admin • May 19th, 2015

The Counterpoints panel discussion is an open conversation about innovations, influences and future directions of design studies in the north.
The panel discussion is on Thursday May 21, from 5:00 to 6:15pm in 2–20 Fine Arts Building at the University of Alberta.
Join us either in person or online via the webinar. Audience members are invited to ask the panelists questions.