Once again, the celebration of the best design is over and the most promising and exquisite projects have been selected and awarded. Some of the best fashion, product and interior designers, architects, and also photographers among others had the opportunity to present their ideas during the A’ Design Award competition.
For those who never heard of it (is this even possible?), the A’ Design Award contest is one of the most prestigious competitions in the world when it comes to Design and Architecture. It takes place every year and attracts all the attention of the media since it is one of the most prestigious competitions worldwide in which contestants expose their concepts and win great renown.
There is a number of categories for those who are interested in applying. Below you may find some of the most popular ones.
The list of categories is quite large covering a lot of different areas. For more information about the categories you may check them here.
The winners of this competition apart from fame, prestige, and recognition, they enjoy a lot of benefits. They receive a Winners’ Kit called the “A’ Design Prize” which includes the 3D Printed Metal A’ Design Award trophy in Black Luxury Box, the annual yearbook which is available in both digital and hardcopy versions (winners get both) and a printed design excellence certificate in metal frame.
There are a lot of other benefits like a free gala-night invitation for two people to the award ceremony, free participation and space allocation in the winners’ exhibition (both online gallery inclusions as well as a physical exhibition in Italy), free sales listing at SaloneDelDesigner and free utilization of DesignMediator services.
The winners are also given access to a number of online and offline publications and media where their work gets published and promoted. All awarded designs will be translated to 20+ languages and included in the World Design Rankings as well as international PR Services.
Here is a list of some of the benefit for the winners:
• Extensive PR Campaign
• Press Release Preparation
• Press Release Distribution
• Communicated to Magazines
• Communicated to Blogs
• Newsletter Announcement
• Award Trophy
• Winners’ Certificate
• Exhibition Certificate
• Winners Badges
• Design Award Winner Logo
• Prime Design Mark
• Participants’ Certificate
• Content Syndication: IDNN & DXGN
• Competition Statistics
• Score Sheet
• Inclusion in Yearbook Publication
• Gala-Night Invitation
• The Annual Yearbook
If you want to check all the benefits for the winners, the runner-ups and the participants of the A’ Design Award, please check here.
A’ Design awards relies on a strong and expert design competition jury. More specifically, there is a jury panel formed by 209 members most of them being design professionals, press members, and academics. In addition to evaluating the submissions, they also provide feedback, suggestions and their expertise throughout the competition. A prejudging procedure takes place in order the participants to get valuable insights about their work before they submit their work officially.
If you want further clarifications about the evaluation process and more details about the jury please check here.
Please note that the deadline for early submission is June 30th of 2019, so everyone who is interested in participating show should hurry up! In case you need to learn more about A’ Design Award, the procedure and how to apply, you may visit the official website here.
Selected winners and results will be posted on Supertacular on April 15th, 2020.