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designforum Wien / MuseumsQuartier, Museumsplatz 1/Hof 7, 1070 Wien, Austria
Severin Filek, Director
Founded in 1927, designaustria is Europe’s third oldest design organisation with currently more than 1,300 members from various backgrounds
designaustria represents the interests of Austrian design both nationally and internationally and publishes the members’ activities and achievements.
The organisation raises awareness for design through exhibitions, teaching programmes, publications, and public relations activities, it promotes the benefits of design for society and the economy.
designaustria represents a major part of design knowledge in Austria. Through the structure of ExpertsClusters this knowledge is made available to other members and to the public: Corporate Design, Design Research, Design History, Exhibition Design, Experience Design, Illustration, Inclusive Design, Industrial Design, Information Design, Packaging Design, Service Design and Sustainable Design.