Design For the Real World REDUX
Victor J. Papanek Social Design Award
Together with the Museum of Arts and Design, NYC and the Austrian Cultural Forum, NYC, the University of Applied Arts launched the competition Design for the Real World REDUX in Spring 2011. Designers were invited to submit innovative examples of ecologically or socially responsible design. The award ceremony includes the opening of an exhibition featuring designs of the 17 competition finalists.
Wendy Brawer (New York): Green Map System of paper maps and mobile apps for sustainable development
Yves Béhar (San Francisco): OLPC XO-3 Tablet childens educational tool for worldwide distribution
Mitchell Joachim und Maria Aiolova (New York): PLANETARY ONE + TERREFORM ONE collaborators for urban environment strategies
Lars Vedeler (Oslo): Jani Sanitary Pad made of bio-polymers and water hyacinth paper