4th Annual Healthier Design Innovation Contest

For the first year, we are extending the contest to students outside of the United States. To be eligible to enter, you must be currently enrolled in an undergraduate or graduate degree-seeking design program. We will choose winners who exemplify healthy material innovation and advocacy in design. Entries can include models, prototypes, artwork or visual media. We also require documentation of the design process through pictures, drawings/short videos, etc. Another important requirement is an annotated life-cycle diagram summarizing the carbon impact of your design in order to understand how your design responds to the current global climate emergency.

2020 MUSE Design Awards

2020 MUSE Design Awards MUSE Design Awards seeks to discover and advance existing and developing designers in all the design professions that improve the world we live in, from the buildings we inhabit to the fashion we wear, the rooms we walk through, the vehicles that take us from place to place, the packages we open, and the products we love. Eligibility The MUSE Design Awards Association accepts entries from advertising agencies, designers, architects, builders, design firms, engineers, fashion designers, in house marketing team, interior designers, landscape designers, product designers, and freelance professionals. We welcome submissions from all over the world. Work submitted must have been created within the last 5 years. Categories MUSE Design Awards Categories are divided into 9 award programs – architectural design, interior design, product design, fashion design, transportation design, packaging design, Conceptual design, lighting design and landscape design. Final Entry Fee: $199+ Deadline: 26 March 2020 Winning Level To ensure high standards of high quality, a category may have multiple winners or no winners. Work is critiqued rated by consensus, with the panel of judges determining a rating on a scale of 100 points. Winners with a score between 85 and 100 points are Platinum Winners. Entries with a score between 70 and 84 points are Gold Winners. Entries with a score between 50 and 69 points are Silver Winners. Judging Judges are senior-level, experienced in their field/industry, including creative and art directors from international agencies, architects, fashion designers, interior designers, product designers, educators, or business owners. Judges are selected based on experience, credibility and availability. MUSE Awards Statuette A crown of glory, reserved for the few. The 2020 Edition MUSE Awards statuette is a nod to perfection, celebrating excellence and wisdom. This is not just a statuette that celebrates your win; it is a symbol of creativity, a crowning achievement to those who reach for the stars and transcend beyond the wildest imaginations. The evolved MUSE statuette is crowned to signify great achievement, glory and victory - a truly special piece available exclusively for 2020 MUSE Awards winners. Past Year Winners https://design.museaward.com/winner.php Create History A MUSE's creation is never thoughtless. It is crafted meticulously to usher forth new horizons, while serving as waypoints for those who come after. The MUSE Design Awards honors design professionals of various expertise, whose works carve a path forward, while leaving their marks in history. They ascend, and take [...]

It’s Teething Time! – Call for entries by Chicco

Chicco invites all creatives to dive into the world of babies to design a new collection of teethers for newborns aged from 0 to 6 months. Participants shall design a new collection of teethers for the Chicco brand, consisting of 5 Lines, able to offer the right solution for every stage of the baby’s teething period according to the age group. The lines shall have the same moodboard, characterised by a unique and distinctive style. For more info: https://bit.ly/ItsTeethingTime Contest timeline Upload phase: 25th September 2019 – 09th December 2019 (1.59 PM UTC) Client Vote: from 09th December 2019 Winner announcement: approximately by the end of December 2019 Total awards €8000 Participation is free of charge and open to all creative people (at least 18 years old). The Artsana Innovation platform is part of the Desall eco-system - if you already have an account on Desall, you can use the same credentials. CHICCO Brand all-round dedicated to the world of babies, offering specific and safe solutions to support parents side by side along the extraordinary growth path of their babies, day by day, since their birth. For over 60 years, Chicco is “Where there is a baby”: thanks to its Observatory, the dialogue with parents, the children observation and the continuous collaboration with experts and with the medical-scientific world Chicco is close to parents and families, to listen to them and give them simple and efficient answers. Chicco is one of the top 10 Italian brands of fast-moving consumer goods in the world, present in over 120 countries, in constant growth.

De’Longhi Design Your Breakfast – International call for entries

De’Longhi invites you to suggest new concepts for small appliances designed for the preparation of breakfast. Beginning The company was founded by the de’ Longhi family in the early 1900s as a small industrial parts manufacturing workshop. The first major turnaround took place in 1974, when Giuseppe de' Longhi, the current President, transformed the company by introducing the first oil-filled radiator branded with his surname. Over the following years, De’Longhi expanded to include all portable heating appliances, air-conditioners and every category of small domestic appliances in coffee, food preparation and cooking, household cleaning and ironing. Expansion In 2000 De’Longhi’s acquired the British food processing appliance producer Kenwood, which expanded its reach in the food preparation and secured its position as the leader in the kitchen machine category. The following year, 2001, the De’Longhi Group was listed on the Milan Stock Exchange. In July 2012, from Procter&Gamble, the De’Longhi Group obtained the perpetual licence to use the Braun trademark on small household appliances. Today The De’Longhi brand is present in 33 countries with direct commercial subsidiaries and sells its product to countries all over the world, remaining committed to creating innovations that bring convenience and style into every customers' home, making their everyday better. For more information: http://bit.ly/DeLonghiContest Contest timeline Upload phase: 27th November 2018 – 7th March 2019 (1.59 PM UTC) Client Vote: from 7th March 2019 Winner announcement: approximately before the end of May 2019 Total awards €5000 Participation is free of charge and open to all creative people (at least 18 years old). DESALL Desall.com is an open innovation platform dedicated to design and innovation, that offers to companies a participatory design tool involving in the creative process an international community coming from all over the world. To date Desall gathers more than 100000 creatives from over 210 countries and has collaborated with international brands like Luxottica, Whirlpool, Electrolux, ALESSI, Enel, Leroy Merlin, KINDER, Barilla, illy, Chicco, Mondadori and many more. Thanks for the contamination of different cultural backgrounds and creative industries, the Desall community is able to provide high-quality project solutions for every product development phase requested by the client, from concept to product design, from naming to packaging. [/fusion_text]More: "ap_author_url" Total Prize: $3,000 [/fusion_builder_column][/fusion_builder_row][/fusion_builder_container] [ap_author_url]

Rio Mare Packaging Award

Desall and Bolton Food invite you to design a new packaging for a line of ready meals by Rio Mare. Participation is free of charge and open to creatives of any age or nationality. Deadline for submissions: March 18th, 2019 Official award page: http://bit.ly/RioMareAward Award: €3000   BOLTON FOOD Bolton Food is the Bolton Group company that produces and markets canned fish under the Rio Mare, Palmera and Saupiquet brands. We are an Italian success case history and European leader in the canned tuna market. Our mission is to be the leader in sustainable and high quality production of shelf stable canned fished products, thought to make consumers’ life easier and healthier. With this in mind, since 50 years, we produce canned tuna, salmon, sardines and mackerels sold in more than 45 countries worldwide. DESALL Desall.com is an open innovation platform dedicated to design and innovation, that offers to companies a participatory design tool involving in the creative process an international community coming from all over the world. To date Desall gathers more than 100000 creatives from over 210 countries and has collaborated with international brands like Luxottica, Whirlpool, Electrolux, ALESSI, Enel, Leroy Merlin, KINDER, Barilla, illy, Chicco, Mondadori and many more. Thanks for the contamination of different cultural backgrounds and creative industries, the Desall community is able to provide high-quality project solutions for every product development phase requested by the client, from concept to product design, from naming to packaging.   More: "ap_author_url"   Total Prize: $3,000

Design against war

New ideas contest on Desall.com: EMERGENCY, SOSDesign and Desall invite you to design Spaces, Products and Services to meet lifestyle and medical needs in regions affected by war. Competition of ideas for Spaces, Products, Services on the needs and desires of life and care in affected areas, devastated and conditioned by war. Spaces, Products, and Services which would solve, contain, facilitate, sustain, and emphasise the practical, psychological, relational, or cultural aspects of contexts shaped by conflict – this can be severe and widespread conflict, such as those in Afghanistan and Iraq, or more contained, insidious conflicts, like those that can be found in parts of Italy. Submissions capable of informing a concept (abstract), a solution (practical), or a process (conceptual) that could aid treatment, protection, assistance, preservation, information, analysis, transportation, connection and payment (and so on) in contexts severely affected by war. For more info: http://bit.ly/DesignAgainstWar Contest timeline Deadline: 27th June 2019 (1.59 PM UTC) Community vote: 27th June 2019 - 12th July 2019 Jury Vote: from 27th June 2019 Winner announcement: approximately by September/October 2019 Total awards EXPERIENCE AWARDS PRODUCTS AWARDS Participation is free of charge and open to all creative people (at least 18 years old). For the members of the jury, check out the official contest page. EMERGENCY NGO EMERGENCY is an independent and neutral non-governmental organisation, founded in Italy in 1994 to provide free, high-quality medical and surgical treatment to victims of war, landmines, and poverty. EMERGENCY promotes a culture of peace, solidarity, and respect for human rights. SOS DESIGN SOSDesign is a fundraising and brainstorming programme founded in 2001 by Biba Acquati, Lucio Lazzara and Massimo Bruto Randone, conceived in order to support non-profit organisations such as EMERGENCY. DESALL Desall.com is an open innovation platform dedicated to the world of design and innovation, which has decided to support EMERGENCY with this initiative, offering its own resources to allow the project to be carried out in an international context. Desall offers businesses a tool for participatory development, one which involves the global community in the creative process. Desall.com currently works with over 100,000 creatives from over 200 countries across the world. CUMULUS Cumulus International Association of University and Colleges of Art, Design and Media is the only organisation in the world which offers training and research in the field of art and design. It is a forum for collaboration and the exchange of knowledge and good [...]

Future Cap Challenge

Nuovo contest di product design su Desall.com: Pelliconi e Desall vi invitano a proporre concept innovativi per un nuovo tappo easy-open, curato nel design e attento all’esperienza d’uso, con l’obiettivo di creare un prodotto interattivo e divertente. Pelliconi è alla ricerca di concept innovativi per un nuovo tappo easy-open da lanciare sul mercato, facile da aprire e dotato di una grande cura per il design e l’esperienza utente, con l’obiettivo di creare un prodotto interattivo e divertente. Per maggiori informazioni: http://bit.ly/FutureCapChallenge Calendario Fase di upload: 2 aprile 2019 – 2 luglio2019 (1.59 PM UTC) Voto del cliente: dal 2 luglio 2019 Annuncio vincitore: indicativamente entro fine settembre 2019 Scadenze facoltative Concept revision: 2 maggio 2019 (1.59 PM UTC) Awards totali €4000 La partecipazione al contest è gratuita e aperta a tutti i creativi (di età uguale o maggiore ai 18 anni). PELLICONI Fondata a Bologna nel 1939 come “Ditta Angelo Pelliconi” (DAP), specializzata nella produzione di tappi a corona, oggi è leader mondiale nel settore delle chiusure in metallo e plastica per l’industria del Food & Beverage. Azienda in continua espansione, ad oggi annovera cinque stabilimenti produttivi distribuiti su 4 continenti: due in Italia, a Ozzano dell’Emilia (Bologna) e ad Atessa (Chieti); uno a Il Cairo, in Egitto; uno negli Stati Uniti, a Orlando (Florida); l’ultimo è stato inaugurato nel 2016 in Cina, a Suzhou. A queste sedi produttive si aggiungono cinque filiali commerciali estere, grazie alle quali Pelliconi ha costruito una vasta rete di vendita e distribuzione che ha permesso al gruppo di affermarsi fra i maggiori produttori ed esportatori di tappi a livello globale. Attualmente Pelliconi ha una capacità produttiva annuale di oltre 30 miliardi di tappi, dà lavoro a più di 500 persone in tutto il mondo e ha un fatturato annuo di circa 150 milioni di euro. DESALL Desall.com è una piattaforma open innovation dedicata al mondo del design e dell’innovazione, che offre alle aziende uno strumento di sviluppo partecipativo che coinvolge nel processo creativo una community internazionale proveniente da tutto il mondo. Ad oggi Desall.com conta più di 100000 creativi da oltre 210 paesi e ha attivato collaborazioni con brand internazionali fra cui Luxottica, Whirlpool, Electrolux, ALESSI, Enel, Leroy Merlin, KINDER, Barilla, illy, Chicco, Mondadori e molti altri. Grazie alla contaminazione fra diversi background culturali e fra diversi settori creativi, la community di Desall è in grado di fornire soluzioni progettuali di grande valore per [...]

APR Global Future Design Awards 2019

CALL FOR ENTRIES - APR Magazine is pleased to announce its Global Future Design Awards 2019, Architecture Competition inviting all architects, students, engineers, designers, and artists from around to participate. The APR Magazine is pleased to invite architects, students, engineers, designers, and artists from around the globe to take part in the 2019 Global Future Design Awards. Established in 2016, the GFDA 2019 Award is one of the world’s most prestigious awards for high-rise architecture. It recognizes outstanding ideas that redefine Architecture design through the implementation of novel technologies, materials, programs, aesthetics, and spatial organizations along with studies on globalization, flexibility, adaptability, and the digital revolution. It is a forum that examines the relationship between the Architecture and the natural world, the Architecture and the community, and the Architects and the city. Register Here. The awards will be having the following categories: • Architecture Commercial | Cultural | Sports & Recreation |Residential |Office Building |Institutional Building |Transportation | Hospitality |Mixed Use | Pop-Ups & temporary | Landscape Design |Urban Design and more... • Interior Design Residential Interior | Public Building Interior | Commercial Interior | Corporate Interior • Product Design Households | Lifestyle & Accessories| Interior Design Elements • Artist | Designers Art & Craft | Graphic Design | 3D Design | Animation Submission requirements: • you can send maximum 8 images of your project. • 4 x sheets A1 size (594mm X 841mm). • Project ABOUT in DOCS or PDF format in about 300 to 500 words. • Submission sent do not exceed maximum of 50Mb in zip file. • You can submit 10 projects in multiple categories and there are no restriction in built, concept or projects making date. The Global Future Design Awards 2019 will be judged by two stellar panels: one for design, the other for architecture. Each of the panels will be compiled of industry experts who will use their insight and experience to deliberate the results. The Design panel will be looking for: fresh thinking and originality, beautiful execution, great storytelling, work that pushes and progresses the client brief beyond expectations, work which emotionally connects with its people. The Architecture panel will be hoping to see: work that is programmatically, formally and spatially rich, design that pushes boundaries, projects that address issues of sustainability a people focused, client driven approach. The reputable judges will nominate 3 finalists within each award category. The winners of the GFDA 2019 will be selected by honorable jury members. Submission Fee: [...]

Falmec Life inspired.

New product design contest on Desall.com: Falmec and Desall invite you to design new product solutions. For more info: https://bit.ly/FalmecDesign Contest timeline Upload phase: 11th April 2019 – 18th July 2019 (1.59 PM UTC) Client Vote: from 18th July 2019 Winner announcement: approximately before the end September 2019 Total awards €4000 Participation is free of charge and open to all creative people (at least 18 years old). FALMEC Founded in 1981 as a small artisan company, Falmec has succeeded in establishing itself on the Italian and international market as an excellence of the Made in Italy in the range-hood industry. Always committed to technological research and to a refined design, the company has recently presented innovative solutions for cooking and for the air treatment even for outside the kitchen environment, leveraging the long experienced gained throughout the years in the range-hood industry. DESALL Desall.com is an open innovation platform dedicated to design and innovation, that offers to companies a participatory design tool involving in the creative process an international community coming from all over the world. To date Desall gathers more than 100000 creatives from over 210 countries and has collaborated with international brands like Luxottica, Whirlpool, Electrolux, ALESSI, Enel, Leroy Merlin, KINDER, Barilla, illy, Chicco, Mondadori and many more. Thanks for the contamination of different cultural backgrounds and creative industries, the Desall community is able to provide high-quality project solutions for every product development phase requested by the client, from concept to product design, from naming to packaging.