Cristalplant® Design Contest is a competition now in its seventh edition promoted by Cristalplant® in collaboration with antoniolupi,
famous brand of Italian design, with the aim of identifying innovative projects based on Cristalplant Biobased and inspired by the antoniolupi style.
The competition is open:
• for the YOUNG DESIGNER category, to young creatives born after 01/01/1980 who will be able to design a complete line or independent products for bathroom furnishings in Cristalplant Biobased also combined with other materials (bathroom fixtures and small accessories are excluded);
• for the SENIOR DESIGNER category, to creatives born before 01/01/1980 who will be able to design independent bathroom furniture products for the contract category in Cristalplant Biobased also combined with other materials (bathroom fixtures and small accessories are excluded).
The winning projects date will be selected and awarded at the discretion of a qualified jury elected by the promoters.
The award ceremony will be held during the 54 ° Salone del Mobile in Milan, in the context of Fuorisalone. The selected projects will be presented to the public and press at the awards ceremony to be held on April 15 2015.
Cristalplant® Design Contest in collaboration with antoniolupi wants to involve the most eclectic designers asking them to express their creativity by interpreting the Cristalplant Biobased for the development of innovative products and research. The data relating to technology Cristalplant Biobased please visit www.cristalplant.it the section for the Cristalplant® Design Contest or on www.biobased.it.
Participation is free and open to creatives of all nationalities born after 01/01/1980 (YOUNG DESIGNER category) or born before 01/01/1980 (SENIOR DESIGNER category) and provides for the acceptance of this announcement, including the transfer the right to reproduce and publish the projects presented for the dissemination and promotional purposes of the competition and the companies involved.
Designers will be able to participate with multiple projects. Winners and honorable mentions from previous editions are excluded, and they cannot participate either individually or in groups. Non-selected projects will not be published to allow designers to present and / or reuse them in a professional context.
The jury, in its sole discretion, elect a winning project, for each of the categories indicated and up to five honorable mentions. The winning projects will be included in the catalog of the prestigious company antoniolupi and prototypes on display at Fuorisalone 2015.
The competition, based on article 6, paragraph 1, lett. A - Presidential Decree of 26 October 2001 n. 430, is held exclusively for the presentation of industrial projects and is not considered as a prize event.
The expenses related to the realization of the prototypes in Cristalplant Biobased and the industrialization of the same will be borne by the company Nicos International, as a title of recognition of the personal merit of the participants who reached the first place.
Dimensions and media
For each project, 3 renderings in .jpg format at 150 dpi resolution with dimensions of 210X297 mm (A4 format) must be submitted bearing the project title corresponding to those present in the registration form (as explained on pages 3 and 4). Project renderings must be uploaded in the appropriate section of the website www.cristalplant.it by 12/01/2015.
The intellectual property and copyright of the submitted projects remain with the individual designers. The projects must be of exclusive relevance to the competition until April 14, 2015. Until that date, therefore, competitors are obliged, under penalty of exclusion from the competition, not to publish or make known the projects presented in any form. Any collaborations that could arise between designers and the sponsoring companies will be regulated later and separately between the parties.
The participants, by signing the registration form for the competition, declare under their own responsibility that they are the authors of the projects sent, as well as the sole owners of the relative copyright. Competitors therefore assume all responsibility and all charges for any disputes that may arise regarding the originality of the works and / or the ownership of the aforementioned rights.
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The presentation to the public and press will take place at the 54 ° Salone del Mobile in Milan, in the context of Fuorisalone 2015. Communication designers and the winner will be selected at the beginning of April.