Category: Press Release
The Impact of Taiwan Design Will Be Heard Globally! WDO Named Mr. Chi-Yi Chang as the Newest Board of Directors 2019-2021
With Mr. Chang becomes the new Board of Directors with WDO, our voice in Taiwan will surely be heard by others and we wish for collaboration to build up a better life for human beings.
There are 64 finalists in the Golden Pin Design Award and 7 finalists in the Golden Pin Concept Design Award from Taiwan, China, Hong Kong, South Korea, Japan, and Germany. These finalists are all now in the running to win Best Design at the award ceremony in Taipei on December 5.
Design Mark Recipients Revealed for the 2019 Golden Pin Design Award: 624 Entries to Contend for Best Design
The 2019 Golden Pin Design Award announced its Mark recipient list today! This year, with a record high of entries and participants, 624 entries in total came out on top at the secondary selection events; they were awarded the Design Mark and will be eligible for the Best Design at the final selection in Taipei on September 23rd.
What Are the Key Competences Required for Designers? 2019 Golden Pin Concept Design Award Offered Holistic Courses for Design Mark Recipients
With topics spanning different aspects, the purpose of the courses was to help Design Mark recipients understand how to effectively communicate their ideas with others and promote their products or make preparations for crowdfunding projects.
To Propel Industry Forward through Design, TDC’s on the Way to Design Research Institute in April 2020
On September 10th, the Ministry of Economic Affairs held a press conference on the topic of “Design Transforming Industry. The newly established Design Research Institute will also promote the “Designed in Taiwan” movement, encouraging Taiwanese designers to show off their talent in the international arena.
Golden Pin Concept Design Award 2019 Announces 45 Design Mark Winners from Taiwan, China, Singapore, and Germany
All 45 winning concept designs are competing to win a share of the award’s TWD$1,200,000 prize and coveted Best Design trophy, which are to be presented at the award ceremony on December 5.
This year’s overseas secondary selection events of the Golden Pin Design Award were held in Shenzhen, Shijiazhuang, and Shanghai. A total of 843 entries from Mainland China advanced to the second selection, and 311 entries were awarded the Design Mark.
For many years, TDC has advocated for collaboration between Taiwanese and Japanese designers and industries. Design Pin is giving Taiwanese consumers a taste of what Taiwan-Japan design collaboration can bring — beginning today, the chopstick rests will be on sale. Come experience for yourself!
The Golden Pin Design Award 2019 Extends Its Collaboration to 28 Iconic Design Media around the World to Discover Exceptional Designs
2019 GPDA has further acquired the support from 28 iconic design media as its official media partners; this collaboration spans across Taiwan, mainland China, Italy, Australia, Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia, Hong Kong, the Philippines, and the U.S.
2019 Golden Pin Design Award and Golden Pin Concept Design Award Reveal Secondary Selection Shortlists!
The numbers of total entries for both awards have reached a record high this year, receiving nearly 8,000 entries from 31 worldwide regions.