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2020.11.17 ADF Milano Salone Design Award 2021
2020.11.09 BODW 2020 : Beyond virtual. LIVE global
2020.11.02 ADF Awards Service launched
2020.10.26 The GRANDS PRIX DU DESIGN Awards 14th Edition Calls for Entries!
2020.09.16 Architectural Design Award - The 1st Annual Architizer A+Firm Awards call for entries
2020.07.31 WA Awards 35th Cycle is now open and accepting entries
2020.07.29 KODW 2020 Goes Virtual Meeting Global Experts to Explore the New Normal
2020.04.17 ADF acknowledged a media partnership with HKTDC for DesignInspire
2020.04.08 ADF acknowledged a media partnership with World Architecture Community
2020.04.08 WA Awards 34th Cycle is now open and accepting entries
2020.04.03 DFA Design for Asia Awards ー Call For Entry!
2020.03.19 Dezeen Awards 2020 is open for entry!
2020.03.13 ADF acknowledged a media partnership with Dezeen
2020.02.14 2020 A+Awards now open for entry!
2020.02.05 Design Shanghai 2020
2020.01.27 Winners Announcement - ADF Milano Salone Design Award 2020
2019.12.20 ADF acknowledged a media partnership with Architizer
2019.11.22 ※Business of Design Week 2019 Summit, DFA Awards Presentation Ceremony and Fashion Asia Hong Kong to be Cancelled
2019.08.26 Design China Beijing 2019
2019.06.28 ADF Milano Salone Design Award 2020
2019.06.07 ASA International Design Competition 2019 Results!
2019.05.16 Business partnership with the Association of Siamese Architects under Royal Patronage
2019.04.18 DFA Design for Asia Awards 2019 - Call For Entry !
2019.03.22 Winners of ADF Milano Salone Design Award 2019 Announcement!
2019.03.14 Call For Entries: ASA International Design Competition 2019!
2019.03.04 Singapore Design Week 2019!!
2019.02.25 Design Anthology Awards 2019 Results
2019.02.05 Best Graduates Award 2018 of the Polytechnic University of Milan!
2019.01.25 Result of ADF Design Award 2019
2018.11.30 MIID ANNUAL BALL & AWARDS 2018
2018.11.02 Business of Design Week (BODW) 2018 !
2018.10.12 ADF Awards has been introduced in AIA NYS magazine!
2018.10.12 ADF Webmagazine has published!
2018.10.11 ADF Milano Salone Design Award 2019
2018.09.21 We are pleased to announce that NPO Aoyama Design Forum will be offering our first co-sponsored award,“ADF Design Award 2019”
2018.07.06 The Design Anthology Awards 2019 Calls for Entries!


Dezeen Awards 2020 Winners Revealed

2020.11.30 UP

The winners of Dezeen Awards 2020 have been announced in a series of three video shows, revealing the best architecture, interiors and design projects and studios in the world this year. NPO Aoyama Design Forum (ADF) supports Dezeen Awards 2020 as a media partner.


HKTDC holds DesignInspire 2020

2020.11.24 UP

DesignInspire, an annual creative showcase presented by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), is a celebration of world-class designs by global creative gurus, trending brands and design academies and institutions.

This year, DesignInspire will lead a virtual journey for industry elites and the public from December 3-9, 2020. Under the theme “Design for Good”, it will ponder how design can contribute positive energy to us, the community and the business world. This one-week virtual experience will feature an engaging showcase of designer projects, brilliant designer stories, fun interactive experiences and a range of inspiring talks and creative workshops. ADF proudly supports DesignInspire 2020 as a media partner.


BODW 2020 : Beyond virtual. LIVE global

2020.11.09 UP

In times of change and ambiguity, this year’s BODW is curated on the theme VISION 20/21 and is about finding clarity in uncertainty. BODW 2020 is happening virtually from November 30 to December 5, 2020. Registration is now open. Early bird offer available till November 3. ADF(NPO Aoyama Design Forum) proudly supports BODW 2020 as a media partner.


Handkerchief Day: Design applications are accepted from November 3, 2020

2020.11.09 UP

CLASSICS the Small Luxury, the handkerchief specialty store, hosts the CLASSICS the Small Luxury Design Award for handkerchief design, inviting applications for the award from November 3, 2020 to January 31, 2021. CLASSICS the Small Luxury opened its first store in Tokyo's Roppongi Hills in 2003 with the concept of "luxury in the palm of your hand". Classics the Small Luxury is a handkerchief store that produces original seasonal designs, high quality materials, beautiful designs, and meticulous work. They have released handkerchiefs in collaboration with many domestic and international artists.


Period Nov 3, 2020 - Jan 31, 2021(JST)
Award About US$450 / Productization of the design
Result Fen, 2021


【ADF Web Magazine】Alberghi Diffusi - A new paradigm of hospitality from Italy to Japan

2020.11.16 UP

An interesting report by artist and researcher, Matteo Belfiore, about a new paradigm of hospitality born in Italy. This widespread hotel concept brought into Japan last year by the National Association of Diffused Hotels is helping the revitalization of local communities.



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