[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 most famous vocational schools in the world (P. 28) Billy Blue College of Design (Australia): Shaping the future of design professionals
(Worldkings.org) With a legacy dating back to the 1800s, Billy Blue College of Design at Torrens University Australia is the nation’s most prominent design school.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 100 most famous vocational schools in the world (P. 16) Whitecliffe College (New Zealand): The ideal launch pad for artistic talents
(Worldkings.org) Whitecliffe College is one of New Zealand’s highest ranked and awarded research institutions in the private sector and has a long-standing record of academic excellence.
[Worldkings – Wowtimes - Almanac Events & Achievements 2022] Highlights during 50 years of development of Giant Bicycles, the world's largest bicycle designer and manufacturer (1972)
(worldkings.org) Giant Bicycles is the world's largest bicycle designer and manufacturer.
Top 100 iconic landmarks of the world (P.65) Lloyd's building: Futuristic design in the City of London
(WorldKings.org) The building is a leading example of radical Bowellism architecture in which the services for the building, such as ducts and elevators, are located on the exterior to maximize space in the interior.
[WORLDKINGS] Top 500 Constant World Records (P.354) Metropolitan Railway (UK): World's first passenger-carrying designated underground railway
(worldkings.org) The Metropolitan Railway was a passenger and goods railway that served London from 1863 to 1933. On October 04, 2022, World Records Union (WorldKings) officially declared Metropolitan Railway as the “World's first passenger-carrying designated underground railway.”
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Europe Records Institute (EURI) – Victoria and Albert Museum: World's oldest museum of applied arts, decorative arts, and design
(WorldKings.org) Victoria and Albert Museum is the oldest museum of applied arts, decorative arts, and design. It was founded in 1852 and named after Queen Victoria and Prince Albert.
Top 50 largest architecture companies in the world (P.13) CannonDesign: Top innovative architecture firm in the world
(WorldKings.org) In 2017 and 2019, Fast Company named CannonDesign one of the 10 most innovative architecture firms in the world.
WORLDKINGS - On This Day - September 14, 2021 - World’s 1st practical helicopter, the VS-300 designed by Igor Sikorsky in 1939
(Worldkings.org) America's first practical helicopter, it pioneered the single main rotor concept that became the predominant helicopter configuration throughout the world.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Europe Records Institute (EURI) – Metropolitan Railway: World's first passenger-carrying designated underground railway
(Worldkings.org) It opened to the public on 10 January 1863 with gas-lit wooden carriages hauled by steam locomotives, the world's first passenger-carrying designated underground railway.
WORLDKINGS - Worldkings News - Europe Records Institute (EURI) – Prague Quadrennial of Performance Design and Space: World's largest exhibition in the field of scenography and theatre architecture
(Worldkings.org) The Prague Quadrennial strives to present performance design as an art form concerned with creation of active performance environments, that are far beyond merely decorative or beautiful, but emotionally charged, where design can become a quest, a question, an argument, a threat, a resolution, an agent of change, or a provocation.