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»A Women’s Thing» – iphiGenia »Revolution» winners interview

»A Women’s Thing« is a print and digital publication dedicated to reshaping society’s ideas of what “women’s things” are. They are interested in stories that never get told: educational, emotional and inspirational. The US-American publication will be awarded with the second international Gender Design Award iphiGenia »Revolution« We are keen on learning more about our iphiGenia-winners work and their idea about gender design. Here are our questions to Saskia Ketz, editor-in-chief: How did you get the idea for A Women’s Thing, and how did it start? I was working at a tech startup here in New York and we had many male employees, which sometimes brought in an unbalanced dynamic for the women on the team. Company culture, of course, reflects the socialization of its employees. After reading Sandberg’s “Lean In”, I wanted to create a women’s group within the company, mainly to discuss our thoughts on how we could have a stronger voice when it came to hiring decisions. We interviewed Roseanne Haggerty, who has been a pioneer of homelessness efforts in the city …

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Interview with iphiGenia-winner MINDSHARE, Copenhagen

The Danish agency MINDSHARE will be awarded with the first international Gender Design Award iphiGenia »Revolution«.   We would love to learn more about our iphiGenia-nominees project and their idea about gender design. Here are our questions: How did you get the idea for Image Hack? The idea came to life by continuously experiencing the difficulty in finding pictures in various image banks that actually portrayed women as strong, independent and equal to men. If we don’t provide the advertising industry with non-stereotypical images of women it’s going to be very hard to change the media land scape and this is why we started working on the idea, that ended with Image_Hack. You talk about »legal hacking«? What is legal hacking? We used the stock sites’ own algorithms to “hack” the site. By tagging our pictures with words as beautiful and strong, we were able to “hack” the site to show pictures of strong and independent women in non-stereotypical roles, when people search for beautiful women on a stock site. What does the term »beautiful …

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Interview with iphiGenia-winner THINX, New York

The young company THINX from New York will be awarded with the first international Gender Design Award iphiGenia »Evolution«. We are keen on learning more about our iphiGenia-nominees work and their idea about gender design. Here are our questions: What’s the history behind your company? Thinx, founded in 2013, is a revolutionary period proof underwear company and recognized by Time Magazine as one of the “best 25 inventions” in 2015. The Thinx mission is to revolutionize menstrual hygiene by creating the best and most innovative period solutions; to empower humans and sustain our planet while breaking taboos and changing the conversation around menstruation and reproductive health everywhere. We make period proof underwear that looks and feels like regular underwear but can be used as a replacement or a back-up to pads or tampons. We have a range of core products in many styles – our most popular are hip hugger, boy short and sport and these come in a range of absorbencies – and can hold up to 2 tampons worth of liquid. Our patented …

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iphiGenia in der Presse

2020 newswitch Japan 3. Oktober 2020 CREATIVE NRW 18. März 2020 (Aufruf/Ankündigung) ökoRAUSCH 27. Februar 2020 2019 Deutschlandfunk 21. November 2019 Journal Frauen und Geschlechterforschung 45/2019 Mutboard & Vogel Designmagazin 18. November 2019 FG Geschlechterstudien 3. November 2019 (Ankündigung) WDO (World Design Organization) 30. April 2019 (Aufruf/Ankündigung) 2018 awomensthing blog 18. Dezember 2018 (About the iphiGenia-tropy) blog interdisziplinäre geschlechterforschung 27. November 2018 awomensthing blog 27. November 2018 (iphiGenia Award keynote-speach Robert Franken) Deutsche Welle 9. November 2018 EMMA 6. November 2018 CANADA Life 23. Oktober 2018 (Wettbewerbsbeitrag Kategorie Gesellschaft und Leben) PAGE online 26. September 2018 awomensthing blog 25. September 2018 DEAR Magazine 17. September 2018 WELT online 19. März 2018 (Aufruf/Ankündigung) Missy Magazine 12. März 2018 CREATIVE NRW 27. Februar 2018 (Aufruf/Ankündigung) 2017 Journal Frauen und Geschlechterforschung 41/2017 VDID (Verband Deutscher Industrie Designer) 22. Oktober 2017  THINX Blog 12. Oktober 2017 Designreport Oktober 2017 PAGE (online) 17. Oktober 2017 EMMA (online) 13. Oktober 2017 Kölner Stadtanzeiger (Print) 5. Oktober 2017 PAGE (Print) Oktober 2017 designreport.de 4. Oktober 2017 FAZ-Magazin September 2017, PDF, Seite 36 …

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„Unisex gibt es nicht“: Interview mit Uta Brandes im Deutschlandfunk

Neuer Preis für geschlechtersensibles Design Rosa Puppen, kantige Autos, einseitige Agenturbilder: Im Design von Alltagsdingen spiegeln sich die Geschlechterstereotype ihrer Gestalter. Das Gender Design Network prämiert nun die positiven Gegenentwürfe. „Wir möchten etwas, was alle ansprechen kann“, so Initiatorin Uta Brandes im Dlf. Uta Brandes im Corsogespräch mit Susanne Luerweg Beitrag im Deutschlandfunk nachhören mehr zum iphiGenia-Designpreis auf iphiGenia.genderdesign.org