Designboom and ' WC water concept' salone dell’arredo bagno International on-line Design Competition
Type: Open, International
Eligibility: Professionals and students
30 Sept 2003 - Deadline for registration (there is a maximum # of applicants)
30 Oct 2003 - Deadline for submission
Awards: The designers of the 4 winning entries will be granted with cash prize awards: first prize Euro 5000 + airfare and accommodation paid. The jury will also award 3 honorable mentions (Euro 1000 each).
Project: 'Inside the Bathroom' - Three Themes for a New Water Concept:
participants are requested to develop one of these three concepts:
1.) whirlpool or multifunction-shower 2.) faucets 3.)complete bathroom furnishing series ( toilet, bidet, sink...). Winning entries and a selection of the works sent in will be on show during the next ' WC water concept' salone dell'arredo bagno
/bath furnishing salon - fiera milano international in milan, italy, march 2 - 6, 2004.
Jury: -elio fiorucci , fashion designer
-oliviero toscani ,photographer, artist
-carlo bassi , marketing director FMI fiera milano international
-birgit lohmann , editor-in-chief designboom.com
-giovanna talocci , architect
-luca trazzi , architect and designer,
-ugo volli , sociologist
Criteria: The jury will award designs which are innovative in terms of their
formal / technological aspects as well as their functional ones, linked to the different traditions of bathroom use. The most interesting designs will be presented to companies in the sector for possible production.
What to Submit: Entries will be accepted from individuals or teams - max. 2 works. Works should be prepared in a high resolution - 300dpi - 3000x3000 pixels. In the event of a winning design, your high-resolution images will be requested. As final files are usually too big to send via e-mail, you are asked to forward a lower resolution copy. Only gif and jpeg file formats will be accepted, 1Mb max. Each work should be forwarded in a separate e-mail. Your works should include your entry number and the title of work. Please include a brief description of your work within 100 words as email text and a declaration of authorship. (english text only, explanation is expected to be concise) Also, please add: “the design is my own creation and has been developed in conformity with the competition’s guideline.” Only entries with a declaration of authorship will be accepted!
Entrants will receive an confirmation of receipts by email.
Note: Projects submitted to the competition must be original works. Projects must be free from copyrights and any kind of obligation.