THANKS, IDSA JURORS!

July 1st, 2014

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LUNAR has won Silver and Bronze awards from IDSA for the Belle-V ice cream scoop and Mobilegear’s e-commerce website! Read more…

Thoughts on what matters in ID

June 13th, 2014

LUNAR is proud to sponsor IDSA’s first-ever Women in Industrial Design show this Saturday, June 14, at Astro Studios in San Francisco. We’re also excited to host our annual SFDW Open Studio Tour at LUNAR SF next Wednesday, June 18 at 7pm. Learn more and RSVP here.

In advance of these events, a few of our esteemed designers recently met over coffee for a wide-ranging conversation about the state of industrial design and topics that matter most to us. We thought you’d enjoy hearing a few of their perspectives.

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Next Step Award recipients “destined to improve the world”

June 11th, 2014

Two outstanding Stanford Biodesign teams have won the LUNAR-sponsored 2014 Robert Howard Next Step award for innovation in medical technology, presented in honor of long-time LUNAR leader, Robert Howard. LUNAR’s John Edson and Stanford Biodesign program leads presented the awards last evening, June 10. Read more…

Our exciting vision for home exercise — introducing TERA

June 5th, 2014

We’re proud to officially announce today the TERA fitness mat, our latest design concept in a family of reimagined home exercise products designed by our LUNAR Europe team. Read more…

Are you satisfying your customers? John Edson says that’s not enough

May 9th, 2014

What’s the role of design in creating customer intimacy? Read more…

We’re honored

May 1st, 2014

The Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum announced today LUNAR has won the prestigious National Design Award for Product Design. Read more…

John Edson explores the future of energy and transportation

May 1st, 2014

LUNAR’s John Edson will share the stage with other energy-sector thought leaders at Bloomberg’s Future of Energy Summit this week in New York. Read more…

A work of design

April 23rd, 2014

What uniquely distinguishes art from design? Is it intention? Is it commerce? When does art become design and design become art? Read more…

The “connected car” is coming

April 16th, 2014

Whether they are self-driving, powered by a new combination of exotic fuels, or service-based experiences, cars will be changing radically in the next few years. Read more…

A better user experience for home health care [Part 5]

April 5th, 2014

One of the guiding principles for the extended team engaged with TABLU* is that any effective Ambient Assisted Living (AAL) solution needs to be part of a complete ecosystem that includes supporting services, communication services, safety, security and privacy. Read more…

Call for Entries: The 2014 Robert Howard Next Step Award

March 26th, 2014

We’ve officially launched the third annual Robert Howard Next Step Award in celebration and memory of our treasured colleague.* Read more…

Dziersk on Design

March 18th, 2014

LUNAR’s Mark Dziersk will share his perspectives on the “Essentials of Industrial Design” today at Northwestern University‘s Segal Design Institute. Mark’s course is part of a three-day program targeted to product design and development professionals. Read more…

Eight “don’t miss” trends in Housewares

March 3rd, 2014

In anticipation of the 2014 International Housewares Show (HIS) in Chicago March 15-18, recognized product designer Mark Dziersk provides some keen insight into “what’s next” for the Housewares market.

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LUNAR wins three iF Product Design Awards

February 28th, 2014

We’re thrilled to announce LUNAR has picked up three 2014 iF product design awards for NOVA, VELA and SF Prep! We accepted our iF gold award for NOVA just a few hours ago at the awards ceremony at BMW Welt Auditorium in Munich. Read more…

Making dating easier (and more fun)

February 19th, 2014

LUNAR’s “Moonshine” projects are a way for us to explore interesting topics, disrupt conventional creative boundaries and engage with larger conversations in the design world. Read more…