[d3] contest 2008

Exhibition and prize for the most talented, young international designers at imm cologne 08

Category Other Competition / Open to Students
Type International Interior Design Competition
Genre Furniture
Country Germany
RegDeadline 17 Sep 2007 GoogleCal iCal
17 Sep 2007 (Must be Postmarked)
Eligibility Entries are sought from design students and young designers from around the world who have gained their diploma not more than three years ago. Applications will also be accepted from groups consisting of a maximum of three people.
Target Field Products from the Interiors sector, including furniture, home accessories, lighting, flooring, wallpaper and textiles, will be accepted for inclusion in the nomination process. The designs should have been produced within the previous twelve months.Only p

German Design Council to act as overseers and organizers of the young designers’ exhibition and prize at the International Furniture Fair, imm cologne 08, the slogan for which is this year [d3] contestand was formerly inspired by colo-gne. Up to 30 new product designs, the work of design students and young designers from around the world, will be preselected and featured for the fifth time, in a special exhibition. The jury for the exhibitor prize, the interior innovation award cologne 08, (due to be held at imm cologne) will then choose the three most talented, up-and-coming international designers for 2008 from these nominees. A catalogue will be published on the occasion of the exhibition and the nominated participants will be actively involved in the press activities associated with imm cologne.

German Design Council

Competition Type

Maximum of 30 products, the designers of which will be invited to exhibit and take part in the competition.
The following prize monies will be awarded to the winners: EURO 3,000 for first place; EURO 2,000 for second place and EURO 1,000 for third place.

Entry Fee

1:1 model and two A4 (210mm x 297mm) colour prints of the products. Digital submissions cannot be accepted, with the exception of PDF files (maximum 1 MB), which should be sent exclusively to the e-mail address given.

Notification: Beginning of October 2007 by e-mail
Exhibition: 14 to 20 January 2008 at imm cologne 08
Winner Announcement: 14 January 2008

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