Open Design Italia is an international contest-exhibition-market aiming at exploring the field of self-production in an unusual way: a new approach to design in which creating – intended as designing and thinking – is directly linked to producing.

OPEN DESIGN ITALIA 2013 APPOINTMENTS:


JUNE 2013 - OPEN DESIGN ITALIA AT DMY BERLIN
In the making
The 2012 winners show the production process of their pieces



At DMY Berlin, Open Design Italia in collaboration with Ottagono, propose an exhibition that focuses on the 2012 Open Design Italia winners and aims at highlighting the production process, the connection with the territory of origin and the synergies established with the craftsmen.
In a single word, Self-production: the design process that links the creative activity to the production one, embracing every step of the supply chain.
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APRIL 2013 - MILANO DESIGN WEEK 2013

Talk: New synergies between designers and craftsmen
On the 12th of April, at 5pm,  at the CNA Milan headquarters, via Savona 52 Milano



Open Design Italia and CNAVicenza organized a debate between designers and craftsmen on the convergences between the design and the production realms

Open Design Italia will describe its experience and present the winners of the Open Design Italia prize. Moreover, the new platform of Open Design Italia Factory will be introduced.
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Tea with Open Design Italia
11th of April 2013, at 5pm, in streaming on scicchannel.it



Open Design Italia has been invited by Garage Design to attend at an appointment from Officina Scic.

Piquattropunto, Paolo Vallara, Elena Santi e Laura Succini will talk about self-produced design introducing the Garage Design awarded designers of Open Design Italia 2012

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MARCH 2013 - OPEN DESIGN ITALIA GOES TO  TORINO



2 - 10 March 2013 at  ToBEeco, OpenDesignItalia  will presents some of the winners of past editions.

At ToBEeco, Open Design Italy has selected three designers, whose designs express a personal vision of eco-sustainability: Andrea Zausa and Piquattropunto, some of the winners of  Open Design Italia 2012 and Acquacalda, winners in 2011.

1 - 16 March 2013 at TO.LAB shop in Turin, the objects of designers AcquacaldaAndrea Zausa and Piquattropunto, winners of past editions, will be presented.

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DISCOVER THE WINNERS OF OPEN DESIGN ITALIA 2012 AWARDS


Andrea Zausa
Winner of OpenDesignItalia award
Piquattropunto
Winner of Garagedesign award
Federica Bubani
Winner of Garagedesign award
Paolo Vallara
Winner of Garagedesign award
Perlamadredesign
Winner of Ottagono award

NEWS

  • 2013 - OPEN DESIGN ITALIA STARTS SINERGY WITH DMY BERLIN

  • OPENDESIGNITALIA GOES TO TORINO

    2013 - New sinergies bring ODI to two events


    2013 03, from the 2nd to the 10th  at  ToBEeco, Turin, OpenDesignItalia  will presents some of the winners of past editions. 

    2013 03, from the 2nd to the 16th at  TO.LAB shop, OpenDesignItalia  will presents some of the winners of past editions

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  • OPEN DESIGN ITALIA VIDEO

  • VIDEOINTERVIEW WITH A WINNER

  • DOWNLOAD THE PROGRAM

  • SPECIAL SECTION AT OPEN DESIGN ITALIA 2012

    Best designer from Emilia Romagna eathhquake zone | Section Incredibol! | DAB Produzioni | Valore Artigiano
  • COCKTAIL WITH DESIGNERS

    Seven places in the city have opened their doors to the public show spaces of creative action