A' Design Award and Competition

This award aims to highlight the excellent qualifications of best designs, design concepts and design oriented products.

Category Award / Open to Students
Type International, Award, Open, Single-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Architecture, Art, Furniture, Graphic, Interior, Lighting, Photography, Transportation, Urban
Country Italy
Registration Deadline 29 February 2012 (See "Entry Fee" below) GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 29 February 2012 (via Online)
Eligibility All

Categories
- Industrial Design Competitions: Furniture Design Competition, Packaging Design Competition, Lightning Design Competition, Toy Design Competition, Digital Devices Competition, Vehicle Design Competition, Home Appliances Design Competition, Medical and Scientific Design Competition.
- Architectural Design Competitions: Architectural Design Competition, Interior Design Competition
- Graphic Design Competitions: Interface Design Competition, Graphic Design Competition, Computer Graphics and 3D Model Design Competition
- Meta Competitions: Social Design Competition, Idea Design Competition and Meta Design Competition
- Technical and R&D Based Competitions: Engineering and Technical Design Competition, Material and Texture Design Competition
- Photography and Cinema Competitions: Photography and Photo Manipulation Design Competition, Movie and Animation Design Competition
- Other Important Competition Categories: Fashion Design Competition Food and Culinary Design Competition, Arts, Crafts and Ready-Made Design Competition and the Unexpected Design Competition

Jury
Alessandro Deserti (Full Professor, INDACO Department, Chair of Industrial Design Course, Politecnico di Milano, ITALY)
Zehra Cobanli (Full Professor, Dr., Dean of Fine Arts Faculty, Anadolu University, TURKEY)
Makoto Watanabe (Full Professor, Design Department, Chiba University, JAPAN)
Lee Wang Yong (Full Professor, Fine Arts Department, Kangnam University, KOREA)
Paola Ciuccarelli (Associate Professor, Dr. INDACO Department, Politecnico di Milano, ITALY)
Marco Fantoni (Architect, Fantoni & Partners, ITALY)
Cabirio Cautela (Assistant Professor, Dr. INDACO Department, Politecnico di Milano, ITALY)
Francesca Rizzo (Researcher, Dr., INDACO Department, Politecnico di Milano, ITALY)
Gilles Mangin (CEO, Sydney D, Apparel & Fashion, CHINA)
Francesco Murano (Lighting Designer, Dr., Design Department, Politecnico di Milano, ITALY)
Francesco Corbetta (Pro. Photographer, Studio Corbetta, ITALY)
Angela Ponzini (Ph.D. Student, INDACO Department Politecnico di Milano, ITALY)
Francesco Virtuani (Ph.D. Student, INDACO Department, Politecnico di Milano, ITALY)
Emilie Robert (Project Manager, Strategic Design Dept., OMC Design Studios, ITALY)
Alessandra Scarfò (Ms. Senior Designer, Industrial Design Dept., OMC Design Studios, ITALY)
Marzia Mortati (Ph.D., INDACO Department, Politecnico di Milano, ITALY)
Ettore Giordano (Ph.D. Student, INDACO Department, Politecnico di Milano, ITALY)
Elisa Chiodo (Ph.D. Student, INDACO Department, Politecnico di Milano, ITALY)
Giacomo Miola (Ph.D. Student, INDACO Department, Politecnico di Milano, ITALY)
Francesco Torre (Ph.D. Student, INDACO Department, Politecnico di Milano, ITALY)

Prize
Publication

Entry Fee
Early (before 30th of June 2011): 75 €
Standard (before 30th of September 2011): 100 €
Late (before 29th of February 2012): 125 €

Entries
A Product shot(3600x3600 pixels) and Optional shots(1800x1800 pixels) and Title(50 characters), Description(500 characters), Production Method(500 characters)

Timetable
Results Announced: 15th of April 2012

Links
Past winners

Organizer
OMC DESIGN STUDIOS S.R.L

Official Website
http://www.adesignaward.com/index.html