design as interface between cultural diversity and
Good design always manages to touch our emotions – an essential point of departure for creating anything new.
— Gregor Eichinger, declared_ juror
In our increasingly digital world, design needs to be first and foremost experiential — visceral, intellectual, and emotional. We understand our environments by feeling them.
— Dung Ngo, declared_ juror
It is our goal with the declared_ initiative to provoke the recapture of cultural consciousness.
— Peter Noever, declared_
The primary focus here is personal memory derived from the things we live with, in our immediate surroundings, and projected into the future to create future memories.
— Andrea Lenardin, declared_