A philosophy, that of Agape, which combines innovation, research and flexibility of the proposals. These are just some of the reasons that make the Mantua company, leader in the field of bathroom, the perfect partner for The sixth edition of the "Cristalplant® Design Contest".
Vittorio Pavarin, sales and marketing director of Cristalplant®, speaks with great enthusiasm to this new challenge: «This year, after five editions, a company arrives to which Cristalplant is particularly linked, the first that firmly believed in our material, back in 1999, and always the first to have presented Cristalplant Biobased, in 2011. I'm talking about Agape, a reality that produces products of great appeal and success, always attentive to innovation and design. This new edition of the competition is therefore a truly unique opportunity, for this reason I really feel like inviting all young creatives to seize it quickly, without hesitation. "
Founded in 1973, Agape immediately entered the bathroom furniture sector, establishing itself as the undisputed leader. Today it is present in the world market thanks to a selected distribution with about 700 customers in Italy and abroad. Agape proposes a philosophy based on a project that can add comfort and aesthetic value to the space of the bathroom through review of types that seemed consolidated among the most quoted spokesman "bathroom made in Italy" in the world, thus satisfying all needs for style and comfort.
Cristalplant Biobased, the first "eco-sustainable solid surface 100% made in Italy", is a material deriving from resinous raw materials of vegetable origin mixed with natural inert minerals of extreme purity (50% minerals and 50% polyester bioresin). Suitable for obtaining the “VOC” and “BIO-BASED” scores for eco-sustainability certifications at an international level, Cristalplant Biobased is particularly suitable for design bathroom furnishings.
Cristalplant is a young and dynamic company that operates with one eye always focused on innovation. Because of these characteristics also proposes in 2014 a competition aimed at young designers and their creative polymath. The "Cristalplant® Design Contest 2014" It is a contest, aimed at young designers born after 01 / 01 / 1974, Which aims to allow creators to express themselves, using Cristalplant Biobased as a base material of products inspired by the unmistakable style of Agape.
Participants can occur singly or in groups, Sending even more projects for the proposed category: design a complete line or stand-alone products for bathroom furniture (to exclude health and small accessories) Cristalplant Biobased, Also combined with other materials.
The deadline for project delivery was established on February 7 2014. The jury, whose decision is final, will be made up of qualified personalities from the world of design and furniture, which will take care of analyzing and evaluating the entries, proclaiming the winner and any honorable mentions. The best project, awarded on the occasion of 53 ° Salone Internazionale del Mobile in Milan, in the context of the Fuori Salone, it will be initially implemented in the prototype, and then inserted in the Agape catalog.
To enter the competition will simply load the renderings of the projects you want to propose, in the relevant section of the site www.cristalplant.it.
The full version notice, Downloadable in pdf, is available in the section dedicated to the competition (http://designcontest.cristalplant.it).