PORADA INTERNATIONAL DESIGN AWARD 2018
Here the names of the international jury that will meet on December 14th 2018 to decree the winners of the competition
Total prize money: € 10.000
Regulations and application details on: www.porada.it and www.porada-design-award.polidesign.net
Milan, November 2018 - Porada Arredi srl, a leading company in the production of furnishing accessories, POLI.design and ADI, the Association for Industrial Design, present the jury of experts who will judge the applications received to decree the winners of PORADA INTERNATIONAL DESIGN AWARD 2018, the new edition of the international competition, focused this year on creation of innovative concepts for different types of writing desks and dressing tables.
The jury will, therefore, consists of:
• Bruno Allievi, CEO Porada
• Tiziano Allievi, Associate Porada
• Brian Buchard, Photographer
• Roberto de Paolis, POLI.design
• Antonio Maciá Mateu, Architect and Professor
• Ettore Mocchetti, Editor of AD Italy
• Toru Oshige, Executive Officer/Marketing General Manager of Actus, Japan
• Leon Sun, Editor of Elle Decoration China
• Bruno Tarsia, Architect and Stylist
An international level jury, that on December 14th 2018 will meet at Villa del Grumello, in Como, to evaluate the applications received. In evaluating the entries, the judges will take into account: their originality, the degree of innovation and pursuit of new design solutions related to the processes typically used for solid wood, experimentation with materials and surface finishes, the capacity of projects to define and anticipate scenarios of use and innovative concepts in the use of wooden furniture and contemporary furnishings, with particular regard to typological, technological and morphological decisions.
The jury will then announce three winners for each of the two categories in competition (Students and Professionals), who will be awarded during an event dedicated to the Salone del Mobile in Milan from April 9th to 14th, 2019.
The total prize money of € 10.000 will be allocated as follows:
1st prize: € 3.000
2nd prize: € 2.000
3rd prize: € 1.000
1st prize: € 2.000
2nd prize: € 1.200
3rd prize: € 800
Italian and creative designers have been invited to interpret Porada values and identity, the leading brand in Italian design, through the creation of innovative concepts for various typologies of desk and coiffeuse, in which it is prevalent (but not necessarily exclusive) the use of solid wood.
Ufficio Comunicazione POLI.design: Chiara Gattuso
Tel. [+39] 02.23997201
Ufficio Comunicazione Porada: Laura Allievi