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PORADA INTERNATIONAL DESIGN AWARD 2020 - Here the names of the international jury that will meet on December 10th 2021 to decree the winners of the competition

Here the names of the international jury that will meet on December 10th 2021 to decree the winners of the competition

Project delivery deadline: October 15th 2021
Total prize money: € 10.000
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Milan, November 2021 - Porada Arredi srl, a leading company in the production of furniture and furnishing accessories, Consortium Society founded by Politecnico di Milano 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 2020, now in its 11th edition, which this year has the Chair as its theme.

The jury will, therefore, consists of:
Bruno Allievi, Associate Porada
Tiziano Allievi, Associate Porada
Vincenzo Castellana, architect and designer, ADI board member
Lena Cottray, Co-Design Director Lawson Robb Studio, London
Csaba dalla Zorza, writer, tv personality, director of Marie Claire Maison Italia
Roberto de Paolis,
Anne Desnos, director of Marie Claire Maison France
Iain Johnson, CEO Rigby & Rigby Studio, London
Patrick Jouin, designer, Paris

An international level jury, that on December 10th 2021 will meet at Villa del Grumello Greenhouse, Lake Como, to evaluate the 343 applications received from all over the world: 165 projects by professionals and 178 projects by students.
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.

The jury will then announce three winners for each of the two competing categories (Students and Professionals), who will be awarded in an dedicated event during the Salone del Mobile, taking place in Milan from April 5th to 10th, 2022.

The total prize money of € 10.000 will be allocated as follows:

1st  prize: € 3.000
2nd  prize: € 2.000
3rd  prize: € 1.000

STUDENT Category:
1st  prize: € 2.000
2nd  prize: € 1.200
3rd  prize: € 800

The Porada International Design Award is a design contest, held annually, promoted by the company Porada Arredi of Cabiate (CO), organized by, a company founded by the Politecnico di Milano, with the patronage of ADI – Associazione per il Disegno Industriale.
The competition, aimed at Italian and foreign designers and creatives (individuals or groups), freelancers or non-professionals, employees of companies and design students, has reached its 11th edition this year organized by

Tel.: [+39] 031.766215 Press office: Chiara Gattuso
Tel. [+39] 02.23997201

Porada Press office: Laura Allievi
Tel.: [+39] 031.766215

Date: December 10th 2021
Timetable: 9:30am-1:30pm
Place: Greenhouse Villa del Grumello, Lake Como, Via per Cernobbio, 11  I - 22100 COMO CO
Tel.  [+39] 031.2287620 

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