TIFF AWARD 2012 international design competition

celebrating the refined beauty and luxury of Thai homes and their outdoor lifestyle, the finest indoor/outdoor furniture and home decor accessories made in Thailand for the international market and unique leisure experiences in which aesthetics and environmentalism share equal space.

Category Other Competition / Open to Students
Type International, Prototype, Open, Single-Stage
Genre Furniture
Country Thailand
Registration Deadline 11 December 2011 GoogleCal iCal
Submission Deadline 11 December 2011 (via Online)
Eligibility All

Description
celebrating the refined beauty and luxury of Thai homes and their outdoor lifestyle, the finest indoor/outdoor furniture and home decor accessories made in Thailand for the international market and unique leisure experiences in which aesthetics and environmentalism share equal space.

attendants can submit proposals under 3 product categories:
- home interiors
- garden, pool and patio areas, fireside and barbecue areas, spa environment
- resort and hotel hospitality

Jury
TBA

Prize
the designers of 3 winning entries ( one for every category) will be granted with cash prize awards of $ 3,500 USD each.

the jury will select about 30 designs that will be developed as prototypes by Thai industry and craft and exhibited at TIFF 2012 there is the opportunity for finalist / shortlisted designs to be developed into real products. in the event that the producers who DEP transfers the right exercises the option for production on an exclusive basis and sine die (without time limitations), the selected manufacturer undertakes to pay a royalty of 4% of wholesale price of sold items to the designer, for the transfer of intellectual property rights .

Entry Fee
None

Entries
up to 6 files for uploading to designboom

Timetable
results will be announced on march 2012

Organizer
designboom in collaboration with DEP - Department of Export Promotion of Thailand, and organizer of the Thailand International Furniture Fair, TIFF

Official Website
http://www.designboom.com/weblog/cat/8/view/16725/tiff-award-2012-international-design-competition.html