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Heineken Limited Edition Design Challenge
An international competition to redesign the famous green bottle judged by CH's own Evan Orensten
Advertorial content: To honor their forthcoming 140th anniversary Heineken is hosting an international competition to redesign the iconic green bottle, with the winning design to be unveiled as a limited edition in December 2012. Falling in line...
Tiger Translate Beijing: Double Vision
Graphic artists modify imagery of the metropolis
by Phuong-Cac Nguyen
Following an event in Hanoi earlier this year, Tiger Beer brought its free art and music series, Tiger Translate, to Beijing. The most recent installment brought together artists from East and West to collaborate on the theme of the metropolis. This...
Brit Insurance Designs Of The Year
by Leonora Oppenheim
On Tuesday evening London's design scene gathered together on the banks of the River Thames to celebrate the best designs of 2007. The Brit Insurance Designs of The Year incorporates architecture, furniture, fashion, products, graphics, interactive...
FOOD + DRINK
The King's Ginger Liqueur
While the sunshine's likely to melt the NYC snow pretty soon, having a bottle of old-school winter warmer The King's Ginger Liqueur at hand wherever there's a big freeze should make things a bit more bearable. It was commissioned by Berry...
FOOD + DRINK
Aperol arrives in the U.S.
by Evan Orensten
Enjoyed since 1919, this staple of Italian cafÃ© culture is now available in the U.S. This low alcohol aperitifâ€”a blend of 30 herbs, spices and fruits like sweet and bitter orange, rhubarb and gentianâ€”...
We Have a Winner...
by Josh Rubin
In the PSP Wipeout Pure Artist Track competition between designers Neil McFarland and Jon Burgerman, we have a winner! With a lead of over 750 votes, Jon Burgerman's piece has been selected to run in the print campaign for the U.K. launch of...
Heineken Design Challenge Video
An update on the the CH editor-judged Heineken bottle design contest
Sponsored content: You may have read about the Heineken Design Challenge to redesign Heineken's iconic bottle on the site a few weeks ago, and now they've released a video with more details. In celebration of the company's 140th anniversary, Heineken...
NASA Create the Future Design Contest
by Jacob Resneck
Roads that produce electricity from the kinetic energy of cars, DNA-scanning ballot boxes to wipe out voter fraud, superbly energy-efficient houses (pictured right) to stave off the impending energy crisis... these are some of the entries vying for...
Vessel Ideation: One
by Karen Day
Chicago-based multidisciplinary design team Vessel Ideation took home first place at this year's World Kitchen Tea-Off with their pot-and-kettle combo aptly called One. Designed to both boil and serve, the single vessel has an intuitive magnetic...
Karmaloop Design Contest
by Josh Rubin
Karmaloop T-shirt design contest begins later this month. Submissions will be displayed on the site for voting by site visitors. The first prize is a $500 Karmaloop gift certificate and the design will be produced and sold on the site. The winning...
Retro Redux: A 24 Hour Game Design Jam
by Carol T Chung
Retro Redux, which is a 24 hour game design jam that took place at Parsons School of Design and was sponsored by Atari. Teams from different schools in the area competed to make as many games as they wanted within the alloted time frame in the style...
by Parker Hutchinson
The Workshopped Design Expo, held annually in Sydney since 2001, is less like a competition and more like a career-builder for a select handful of emerging Australian designers. It was founded as a agency to connect young talent with manufacturers...