International Conference for Asia Digital Art and Design 2020
Call for Contributions for the Fully Virtual Conference: December 14th – 16th
Cumulus President’s Message
Mariana Amatullo, PhD
September is a special month of transitions and renewal in the calendar year. It marks the beginning of autumn in the northern hemisphere, and spring in the south. For many of our educational institutions in the north, September is when we return to a new academic cycle of new courses and new students; in the south September kicks-off the start of a last quarter of academic activities before the December holidays set in.
The Cumulus member, Aalto University’s Department of Design has three new positions open:
On the 10th and 11th of September 2020, Valencia will be the focus of research in the field of design.
Cumulus produly presents its members institution’s, Barreria Art + Design’s: 1st International Conference of Creativity and Innovation in Design of Barreira A + D. The online conference is filled with activities and lectures by speakers from 11 countries on three continents: Europe, America and Asia.
In the last 10 years the Institute of Design and Communication of FH Joanneum has won a total of 37 Red Dot Awards. The accumulation of these awards in recent years, namely 5 in 2018, 9 last year and 7 this year, once again confirms the quality of the education of this Cumulus member. Let us celebrate together – Congratulations!
The Cumulus GREEN 2020 competition with its focus on the UN’s Sustainable Development Goal 12: “Ensure sustainable consumption and production” lives on. All Cumulus Green 2020 Honorable Mention projects were considered for two additional prizes by the Cumulus partner and think tank the BE OPEN Foundation’s. The public Vote Award and the Founder’s Choice Award were won by Agave Bioplastic and PackZero projects in the “Second Life of Things in Design” competition.