The aim of the World Design Rankings is to highlight key data and insights to economists and journalists with regards to the design industry, ultimately contributing to global design culture by supporting and showcasing innovative and beautiful design. This year, the US heads the table, followed by China in second place. Japan has taken the third position, moving up five spots in just a year. Italy comes in at number four, and Hong Kong rounds off the top five. Want to see the entire list, and where your country has placed? You can view the full global design rankings here.
Are you a creative, or working in the creative industries? To be in with a chance of receiving international acclaim, and to help improve your country’s standing, register and submit your work to the 2018 A’ Design Award and Competition here. You can submit your work until the 28th of February, 2018. The winners will be announced on the 15th of April, 2018, and the results will be published on iGNANT.
A Selection Of Winning Entries From 2017
Bronze A’ Design Award Winner for Furniture, Decorative Items and Homeware Design Category in 2016