‘GENSAI’ refers to the mitigation of damage or casualties caused by disasters. This competition has been held annually since 2011, seeking ideas and designs to promote ‘GENSAI’, the disaster mitigation. For this 10th year, the theme is “Gensai design in the age of living with COVID-19”, given that our world is now facing this crisis from the viewpoint of disaster mitigation.
9 February 2021
The Saint-Etienne Higher School of Art and Design (ESADSE) and the Centre International de Langue et de Civilisation de l’Université Jean Monnet (CILEC), are pleased to announce the opening of applications for the 2021-2022 promotion of La Coursive, an international preparatory class for the entrance exams to French art and design schools.
26 January 2021
This event’s aim is to raise a discussion about a new group within the Cumulus Association, created by and for students and people involved in education: CirroCumulus. Even though students are the largest group inside Cumulus, they are frequently less involved in its events. This new group enables people involved in education, including students, to come together and share their vision, expertise, research and exploration.
18 January 2021
8 January 2021
Design Influences online session is held on Zoom on 21st of January 2021 @ 16:00 – 18:00 CET. This session is an opportunity to hear the voices of the 20 plus organizations underpinning the Design Declaration, along with thought leaders and experts, on the influences impacting design and how design can best influence. Register here to join the session.
21 December 2020
20 December 2020
17 December 2020
16 December 2020
13 December 2020
Cumulus working group x-files for internalization organized the Global Conversation “The Immediate Future of Student Exchanges,” a panel moderated by Paolo Sustersic, (Elisava School of Design and Engineering, Barcelona, Spain). Paolo’s eloquent summary of the event can be read below and found in PDF here.