RE-defining the meaning of design | KDU Penang University College

RE-defining the meaning of design

Bayan Lepas, 5 August – 22 students from KDU Penang University College (KDU Penang)’s Creative Media Design and Interior Design Diploma students will exhibit their final year projects over the course of three days from 5th August to 7th August in Queensbay Mall.

Entitled “RE-“, the exhibition’s main objective is for the public to see and understand the potential of design in tackling social issues. Nicole Chung, lecturer in charge, said, “Design is no longer just about visual appeal and we believe that designers can play a significant role in improving society”.

“RE-“ is the first ever student exhibition in Penang that focuses on how to redesign solutions for social issues using visual designs and interior designs, with a single purpose of inspiring a better society.

Some of the exhibition titles include, “Reducing the rate of suicide in Penang”, “Encouraging the public to adopt homeless dogs”, “Creating awareness on global warning” and “Promoting healthy lifestyle to the public”.

Sponsors include Sunlight Karaoke, OIB, Ecotani, Sahara, DBS, Stronk Studio and Wally Painting Enterprise.

For more information about “RE-“, call KDU Penang University College at 04-238 6368.