A' design award & competition - last call for entries
 
A' design award & competition - last call for entries A' design award & competition - last call for entries
feb 23, 2016

A' design award & competition - last call for entries

A’ design award & competition – last call for entries
(above) ‘i-house [house of horizon] residence’ by masahiko sato
winner in architecture, building and structure design category, 2014 – 2015
toshihisa ishii

 

 

 

last chance to register for the 2015-2016 A’ design award & competition
submit your designs now.

 

the A’ design award & competition was established to promote and recognize the best of all creative disciplines – from architecture to graphic design, product design to technology. the largest program of its kind, it acknowledges and showcases the best of design and architecture practices from across the globe. the mission of the A’ design award & competition is to provide a fair, ethical and competitive platform for companies, designers and innovators from all design fields, as well as from different levels of experience, and market focuses; while providing winners a global audience in which to showcase their success and talents. in its entirety, the A’ award & design competition aims to act as a blender, bringing designers, companies and the press within a larger international network, highlighting the best of good products, spaces and services — whether they are still a concept, at the prototype stage or finished and ready for the market.

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‘hiza-contemporary cottage single family holiday house’ by proarh
winner in architecture, building and structure design category, 2014 – 2015
image courtesy of damir fabijanic

 

 

 

the A’ design award & competition is organized by more more than 100 main categories which allows participants to submit their projects to the most suitable bracket heading. there are top design categories that are generally more competitive than others as a result of the number of submissions. these are therefore harder to win because of the high level of competition. some of the A’ design award & competition categories include: architecture, building and structure design; fashion, apparel and garment design; interior space and exhibition design; lighting products and projects design; furniture decorative items and homeware dinner; street furniture design; and sustainable products, projects and green design.

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‘2 oaks house single family house’ by obia ltd. architecture studio
winner in architecture, building and structure design category, 2014 – 2015
image courtesy of georgi ivanov

 

 

 

winning an A’ design award brings forth many benefits and privileges to the awarded participants. laureates receive credibility, fame, prestige, publicity, recognition and international awareness. they also obtain a comprehensive and extensive winners kit that sees awarded individuals showcased in an exhibition, their work published in a yearbook, PR and publicity, inclusion in the world design rankings and an invitation to the gala-night is a good networking opportunity. winners also receive an award trophy; a score sheet and competition statistics which allows them to comprehend the scope of the competition and what it means to be a winner; feed back from the jury indicating why your design was voted; translation of their work into more than 20 languages for easier press distribution; along with direct communication to magazines and blogs about winning projects. the complete benefits of the A’ design prize can be found here.
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‘tetris residential house’ by marcio kogan & studiomk27
winner in architecture, building and structure design category, 2014 – 2015
image courtesy of fernando guerra

 

 

 

the winning entries are selected by an international jury panel of academics, design professionals and press members. at the heart of any good design award, their is a jury that fairly evaluates the entries, instilling their invaluable knowledge base and insight to assess each project with their individual expertise, transferring their insights and ideas in the form of votes, feedback and suggestions. find out more information about the A’ design award & competition and how to enter here.

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‘chhatrapti shivaji international airport terminal 2 building’ by skidmore, owings & merrill LLP
winner in architecture, building and structure design category, 2014 – 2015
image © robert polidori | mumbai international airport pvt. ltd., chhatrapati shivaji international airport

 

 

 
advertising and advocating good design, designers and design oriented companies, the A’ design award & competition offers a unique system for creatives to present their work to the global market. deadline for submissions to the 2015-2016 A’ design award & competition is february 28th, 2016. nominate your designs now.

 

stay tuned! on april 15, 2016, designboom will announce the results.
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‘east village urban marketplace retail precinct’ by koichi takada architects pty ltd
winner in interior space and exhibition design category, 2014 – 2015
image courtesy of tom ferguson
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‘coolette clothing store’ by wangtao
winner in interior space and exhibition design category, 2014 – 2015
image courtesy of wangtao
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’emperor UA sparks cinema’ by oft interiors
winner in interior space and exhibition design category, 2014 – 2015
image courtesy of edmon leong
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‘recon jet hud sunglasses smart sunglasses for sports’ by afshin mehin mehin
winner in wearable technologies design category, 2014 – 2015
image courtesy of gwenael lewis

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‘eclipse table lamp’ by ayse teke mingu
winner in lighting products and lighting projects design category, 2014 – 2015
image courtesy of ayse teke mingu

 

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the A’ design award & competition trophy is 3D printed from metal.

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