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A Technological Hug Jul 2018

A Technological Hug

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

Hugus is a new interactive device designed by HKDI students Heung Oi Lam, Fung Lim Chi, Hung Shun Wai, Ho Sin Yi, Tam Kai Fung, Wong Lap Wing and Yu Chi Yin. The device, designed to help connect people to their family when far from home, received multiple accolades at the 1st ACG+Capital Awards......


Making Herself Up Jul 2018

Making Herself Up

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

In 2004, Kahlo's handmade jewellery and clothing based on traditional Latin American designs were discovered inside The Blue House.

This year, personal effects of Frida Kahlo, one of the world's great humanists and artists, are on display for the first time ever outside of Mexico


Character Building Jul 2018

Character Building

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

In a stage production, something as simple as the silhouette of a character's costume can communicate to the audience in a way that words simply cannot. HKDI's Higher Diploma in Costume Design for Performance programme leader Mr. CY Cheung and Ms. Mandy Tam explain the secrets of the trade to SIGNED


Designs For The Future Jul 2018

Designs For The Future

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

SIGNED magazine catches up with the five winners to discuss their inspiration behind their entries.


Home Ex Data, The Natural Of The Artificial Jul 2018

Home Ex Data, The Natural Of The Artificial

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

Technology has become second nature to humankind. The Homo Ex Data exhibition at HKDI Gallery explored how we can no longer survive without it


Virtually Yours Jul 2018

Virtually Yours

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

New and old cultural institutions are building online worlds for the sharing of ideas and culture; 3D scanning is allowing established institutions to renew their online presence and new forms of digital-only museum are springing up. Most excitingly of all, 3D scanning and VR allow for ancient and modern artefacts to be experienced from the comfort of our own homes


The School Of Design That Shaped The World We Live In Jul 2018

The School Of Design That Shaped The World We Live In

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

2019 marks the centenary of the 20th century's most influential design school, the Bauhaus. Hong Kong's only surviving Bauhaus building, the Central Market, faces an uncertain future, but elsewhere around the world the beauty and genius of this Modernist movement is receiving renewed interest and surviving Bauhaus structures are being given the protection they deserve.


Bulletin Jul 2018

Bulletin

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

Social documentary photography show in academic circles of Hong Kong 2018

19th Hong Kong Jewellery Design Competition

HKDI participates in FILMART

Calendar


Contents Jul 2018

Contents

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No abstract provided.


Publisher's Note Jul 2018

Publisher's Note

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

No abstract provided.


Cover Jul 2018

Cover

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No abstract provided.


Issue Eighteen Full Text Jul 2018

Issue Eighteen Full Text

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

No abstract provided.


Venus In Knitwear Jan 2018

Venus In Knitwear

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

In September, Keith Kwok Kin Ming -- 2017 HKDI Higher Diploma in Fashion Design graduate from the Department of Fashion and Image Design -- was named overall champion at the 7th Hong Kong Young Knitwear Designer's Contest. His collection Transition of Venus takes its name from the extremely rare phenomenon...


100 Years Of Bauhaus Jan 2018

100 Years Of Bauhaus

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

Bauhaus design principles have continued to remain relevant to this day


Adventures In Space Jan 2018

Adventures In Space

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

A new way of approaching the design of office space, seamlessly combined with up-to-date technology, has been quietly revolutionising to the way we work


Different Paths Jan 2018

Different Paths

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

HKDI Alumi Gary Lee and Chak Yun Hei have both been quick to carve out promising careers in design, but each has had to discover their own path to success


Into The Laboratory! Jan 2018

Into The Laboratory!

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

HKDI's new Media Lab is a platform where students can interact with the latest technology; a hub for exploring new ideas and finding new solutions


Keep Watch-Ing Jan 2018

Keep Watch-Ing

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

During September, the exhibition Swiss Accessory and Watch Design by HEAD - Genève came to HKDI with a vision of the future for watch and jewellery design


In Praise Of Silk Jan 2018

In Praise Of Silk

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

Silk, a natural material that was first used in China around 6000 years ago, still outperforms even the most high-tech artificial fibres and continues to be considered the epitome of style and luxury. A recent exhibition at HKDI's d-mart explored this wonder material


Shenzhen: A Design Metropolis Jan 2018

Shenzhen: A Design Metropolis

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

No abstract provided.


Shenzhen's Shifting Fortunes Jan 2018

Shenzhen's Shifting Fortunes

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

From sleepy border town to booming manufacturing hub to design city -- Shenzhen is continually transforming itself as it spearheads China's passage to an innovation-based society.


Exporting Shenzhen's Design Culture Jan 2018

Exporting Shenzhen's Design Culture

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

The arrival of the V&A in Shenzhen is another significant step in the city's progression from 'factory of the world' to design incubator


Bulletin Jan 2018

Bulletin

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

HKDI participates in Design Inspire 2017

very Hong Kong, very Hong Kong

HKDI students showcase their talents at APM shopping mall

Calendar


Contents Jan 2018

Contents

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

No abstract provided.


Publisher's Note Jan 2018

Publisher's Note

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

No abstract provided.


Cover Jan 2018

Cover

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

No abstract provided.


Issue Seventeen Full Text Jan 2018

Issue Seventeen Full Text

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

No abstract provided.


Emerging Design Talents Sep 2017

Emerging Design Talents

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

Six projects by HKDI graduates made outstanding appearances at the Emerging Design Talents Exhibition 2017 with projects that engage playfully and creatively with technology


The Art Of Extension Sep 2017

The Art Of Extension

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

As London's venerable Victoria & Albert museum unveils an innovative extension, English architect Andrew Major looks at the architectural challenges of accommodating the growing demand for gallery space around the world


Space To Breathe Sep 2017

Space To Breathe

SIGNED: The Magazine of The Hong Kong Design Institute

Green, edgy and playful, Oslo's new architecture brings joy in a city where nature has a profound effect on life, attitude and building design.