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ASPERN CITY OPENING!
5 Oct. 2013

Vienna Bike live at the technology center Aspern IQ. Open door
U2 Seestadt, Seestadstrasse 27, 1220 Vienna.

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Vienna Design Week 2013
28 Sep. - 06 Oct. 2013

Lohner's presentation at the Vienna Design Week. Valentin Vodev was commissioned to design the new electric scooter L125 based on the classical LEA 125 from the '50s. See the work in progress and the first sketches of this new electric scooter. Lohner-werke is one of Austria’s cult brands as they built the luxury carriages for the Austrian emperor and developed the first hybrid electric car with Ferdinand Porsche at the turn of the century. Later the company also became known for building aircrafts, trams, and scooters. More than forty years later, the Lohner offspring is reviving the family business. Lohner is on its way to enter the market again with its newly designed electric scooter L125.

SPECIAL THANKS TO IMPULSE AWS FOR THEIR SUPPORT
2013 - 2014

Valentin Vodev studio is developing a new type of 20’’ compact bike with the generous support of IMPULSE AWS XL. Stay tuned for the Vello, which is expected to be launched in 2014!

INTERVIEW WITH VALENTIN VODEV
August 23, 2013

Die Presse Newspaper - “Self-employment: Escaping unemployment or a success story”. A study about self-employment in Austria.
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Collaboration with the Austrian Institute of Technology
2013

Valentin Vodev studio is collaborating with the Austrian Institute of Technology for a research project in mobility design. The findings will be released early next year.

SOFIA DESIGN WEEK
June 21 - 30, 2013

This year’s edition of the festival under the motto “The Balkan Date” welcomed upcoming local and international designers to celebrate the design in the Bulgarian capital. Valentin Vodev was one of the curators of the festival. He also curated the bike exhibition “More than a Bike” showing the virgin but upcoming bicycle design landscape in the city of Sofia.

CYCLING AFFAIRS COMPETITION
June - October 2013

In the spotlight! 'Wind Power Light' is part of the exhibition at the MAK (Museum of Applied Arts in Vienna). The project was developed for the competition 'Cycling Affairs'.

VIENNA SCIENCE FESTIVAL
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Vienna Bike at the “Viennese Science Festival”. The Deputy Mayor of Vienna, Renate Brauer, opened the festival.

INTERVIEW WITH VALENTIN VODEV
May 30, 2013

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VIENNA BIKE ON TOUR
Feb - May 2013

German Museum for Architecture
Network Living – Architecture for All Generations, Frankfurt, Germany.
The exhibition demonstrated how product design, intelligent building technology and mobility can create living spaces for inter-generational living. Vienna Bike blended in with the architecturally diverse and multifaceted exhibition for future living and mobility.

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