Creatives Against Covid-19 called on the creative industry to design posters to raise funds for vulnerable women and children during the current health pandemic. Over 1000 posters, from more than 30 countries were submitted! All posters are currently on sale at A3 size and all proceeds will be donated to ISPCC Childline and Women’s Aid. […]
ELISAVA, Barcelona, Spain. 5-7 March 2018 The Design Principles and Practices is an international journal of design research, with the aim of creating an intellectual frame of reference, and to support an interdisciplinary conversation on the role of the design in society. This year’s conference took place in the ELISAVA the Barcelona School of Design […]
Con Kennedy was interviewed by Catherine Madden from the UXDX conference. We discussed product teamwork and collaboration, along with my thoughts on what the future of design will be, where the industry is headed, and my research contribution to the Irish Government’s Policy Framework for Design in Enterprise in Ireland.
The Iterations Journal has won the ID2015 special Award for design collaboration at the Institute of Designers of Ireland Annual Awards. Con Kennedy is a co-founder, editor and reviewer of Iterations, and is also the design editor of this double-blind peer-review journal.
“For the Record” is a new exhibition of 100 iconic album covers. The exhibition was curated by Con Kennedy, Dr. PJ White and Hilary Dempsey. The exhibition system and experiential design was undertaking by the students of the MA in Interaction Design at IT Carlow where the exhibition runs from 25th November as part of […]
The Department of Jobs, Enterprise and Innovation (DJEI) hosted a workshop on 16th November 2016. Representatives from industry, industry associations, design-sector associations, enterprise agencies, academia and the policy system were invited to the workshop. At this workshop, Con Kennedy will present the draft research findings from a study of ‘The profile of the Design-intensive Sector […]
“Are You Sitting Comfortably?”: a new exhibition designed for the Institute of Technology Carlow’s DesignCore Research Centre. The exhibition features iconic chair designs from renowned creatives such as Charles and Ray Eames, Mies Van Der Rohe and Ron Arad