Faces of Design TALENT Award

The award has been created to support young design talent in particular - a competition to showcase design talent straight from university.

Category Award / Open to Students
Type International, Award, Students, Single-Stage, Onymous
Genre Architecture, Communication, Furniture, Graphic, Installation, Interior, Lighting, Product
Country Germany
Registration Deadline 15 July 2010 (See "Entry Fee" below) GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 15 July 2010 (via Online)
Eligibility Students and Graduates not before 2009

Description
Just like the Faces of Design Awards, the Faces of Design TALENT Awards are based on your existing projects, and culminate in a presentation of the 25 most promising design talents. Their profiles will be distributed to over 1.000 key decision makers at more than 300 companies, including firms such as vitra, IKEA, the Richemont Group (including prestigious brands such as Montblanc, Cartier and Chloé), designers’ studios such as the Campanas’ and Bouroullecs’, and the design press.
In the first round of the Faces of Design TALENT Awards, you have the opportunity to present the best elements of your portfolio to the judges in a safe online environment, followed by a second round with our high-profile panel.
Related content: Architecture, Corporate & Communication Design, Fashion & Textiles, Gala Fernandez, Graphic Design & Illustration, Industrial & Automotive Design, Jewellery Design & Metalwork, Lighting & Interior Design, Media & Game Design, Packaging Design, Photography, Pio Barone Lumaga, Portfolio competition, Product Design

Jury
Pio Barone Lumaga (Editor-in-Chief of LOFT The Nordic BOOKazine)
Claudia Caviezel (winner of the first Faces of Design Awards 2010 (top three candidate))
Gala Fernandez (Head of the MA Programme 'European Design Labs' of the IED Madrid)
Maria Cristina Didero (Design Journalist, Critic and Curator)
Alain Lardet (Founder of the Designer's Days, Paris)
Ronen Kadushin (Designer and Lecturer at the UdK Berlin)

Prize
Publication and Exhibition

Entry Fee
20,00 Euro (early bird discount, until 20th June 2010)
40,00 Euro (standard)

Entries
No more than 10 images

Timetable
Shortlisted notification: by July 23rd, 2010
Winners announcement: the week starting August 30th, 2010

Organizer
Faces of Design

Official Website
http://facesofdesign.com/design-competition/.....