Design for Asia Award 2011




Recognizing good designs that are most influential within Asia.

Category Award / Competition Result
Type International, Award, Open, Two-Stage
Genre Architecture, Furniture, Product
Country Hong Kong
RegDeadline 30 July 2011 GoogleCal iCal
15 August 2011 (via Online) GoogleCal
Eligibility Design owners, clients, brand owners, designers or design consultancies
Target Field Any design in the world that has been commercially launched in one or more Asian markets between 1 January 2009 and 31 July 2011.

- First Stage Judging 2011
Mr. Freeman Lau, Vice Chairman, Hong Kong Design Centre, Hong Kong
Mr. Murata Chiaki, President, hers experimental design laboratory, inc., Japan
Ms. Amy Chow, Project Director, Hong Kong Design Centre, Hong Kong
Ms. Chelsia Lau, Chief Designer, Ford Motor Company, Shanghai
Mr. Bo Linnemann, Founding Partner & Creative Director, Kontrapunkt, Denmark
Ms. Kai-yin Lo, Jewelry / Accessories Designer, Historian, Art and Cultural Advisor, Yin Expressions Ltd., Hong Kong
Ms. Birgit Lohmann, CEO / Editor-in-chief, designboom, Italy
Mr. Roan Ching-yue, Chairperson / Director, Yuan Ze University, Taiwan
Mr. Pei Zhu, Principal, Studio Pei-Zhu, China
- Grand Award Judging 2011
Mr. Victor Lo, Chairman, Hong Kong Design Centre, Hong Kong
Mr. Dennis Chan, Qeelin, Co-Founder & Creative Director, Hong Kong
Ms. Julia Chiu, President Elect, Icograda (Tokyo, Japan), Japan
Mr. Philip Dodd, Co-founder, Made in China and Made in Asia, United Kingdom
Mr. Freeman Lau, Vice Chairman, Hong Kong Design Centre, Hong Kong
Prof. Apex Lin, Vice President, National Taiwan Normal University, Taiwan
Mr. Bo Linnemann, Founding Partner & Creative Directo, Kontrapunkt, Denmark
Mr. Henry Steiner, Managing Director and Corporate Identity Consultant, Steiner & Co, Hong Kong
Mr. Rocco Yim, Executive Director, Rocco Design Architects Limited, Hong Kong

Publication and Exhibition and Yearbook and the use of the endorsement mark.

Entry Fee
Entry fee: HK$800 per entry for each entry (1 - 2 entries )/ HK600 for each entry (3 entries or above )
Exhibition & Catalogue Fee: HK$1,600 or HK$800 per winning entry

Award Judging: Sept 2011
Notify the winners and preparation for publication: Oct 2011
Award Presentation and HKDC Annual Award Gala Dinner: Dec 2011

Past winners

Hong Kong Design Centre

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