A' International Design Award and Competition 2014

The worlds' largest, most diffused and most prestigious design awards, the a' international design award and competition is now calling for entries from designers, artists, architects and businesses worldwide.Call for entries to the international annual juried a’ design award and competitions, the worlds’ largest and most difused design accolades are now calling from entries worldwide; designers, artists, architects and companies worldwide are called to submit their best products, projects and design

A' International Design Award and Competition 2014
Category : Generic Design (Multiple Design Fields
Starts : Jan. 1, 2014 Deadline : Feb. 28, 2014
Cost : € 300.00 Awards : N/A.

MAIN DETAILS

The main category for A' International Design Award and Competition 2014 is "Generic Design (Multiple Design Fields & Subjects)" and sub categories are: "interior design, advertising, marketing, architecture, industrial design, packaging design, fashion, photography, service design, innovation, quality, design excellence" . The focus of A' International Design Award and Competition 2014 is "The competition is organized in more than 100 creative categories, entries are accepted for products, projects and ideas." and some keywords are: " design award, design competition, design contest, design accolade, international design award, international design competition ". A' International Design Award and Competition 2014 is a Total Design Competition (Idea + Concept + Product + Service etc) competition. Design Oriented . A' International Design Award and Competition 2014 targets professional designers, creative editors, designers, architects and companies. There are no particular restrictions while designing.

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CONTACT DETAILS

The postal address to send physical entries to the competition or contact for regular mail is: Via Manara 9 City: Como / Country: Italy. Phone number: 39 031 449 19 18.

 

Contacts for A' International Design Award and Competition 2014
Website : http://www.designaward.com
Contact-Us Page : http://www.adesignaward.com/contact.html
Contact Email : support@adesignaward.com

 

SECONDARY DETAILS

The native language of this competition is unknown or unstated. The competition has an English website. This competition orginates from Italy. The competition was first organized in 2009. This competition was organized 4 times. This competition is annual, it repeats every year. ( Repeats Annually ).

 

ORGANIZER & SPONSORS

A' International Design Award and Competition 2014 is organized by OMC Design Studios SRL ( Design Oriented Company ). There are 10 sponsors total. Sponsor #1: DM Design Magazine. Sponsor #2: Design Mediators. Sponsor #3: DesignPRWire. Sponsor #4: Design Interviews. Sponsor #5: DesignAmid. Sponsor #6: DesignerPress. Sponsor #7: Design Mega Store. Sponsor #8: World Design Rankings. Sponsor #9: Association of Design. Sponsor #10: Salone del Designer. There are more than 10 sponsors for this competition, and are listed here.

 

ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS & JOINING

Minimum age required to join is 18 , and Maximum age limit is 99. The maximum number of submissions allowed per each participation is not given. It is possible that there are no limits in number of entriesThere are not any restrictions for the number of submissions allowed per each participatnt; you can submit as many designs (infinite / unlimited) as you wish (Multiple submissions can be made with a single registration). Both individual and team submissions are allowed. The maximum team size is not clearly stated, the best-practice is 5 (five) people, but you should re-confirm it. This is an international competition, participants from all over the world can join. The following areas, territories and regions are allowed to join: The competition is open to all countries, and indeed is one of the largest design awards with entries from almost all countries.. This competition is open to All. This competition is Open To All.

 

Eligibility Conditions
URL : http://www.adesignaward.com/eligability.html

 

PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY

Competition results will be published and all the submissions and winners will be included in a book. Competition results will be published online, but only the selected submissions and winners will be published online. There will be a Gala Night and Award Ceremony of the competition. The gala-night venue for this competition is at GALANIGHTVENUE. There will be a temporary physical exhibition of winners. ( The exhibition of this competition will take place in: EXHIBITIONVENUE. ). Pictures of participants will be published, but designers can choose to opt-out. Private information of participants will be published, but participants can choose to opt-out. The result books / annuals are given free to all participants. Yes, there is a free pr-campaign for winners.

 

AWARDS AND PRIZES

It is perhaps mistakenly stated that there are no awards in this competition.The number of different awards in this design competition is not given. Number of awards are based on a percentage of applicants, as the number of participants increase, number of awards will also increase. There are no monetary awards. Prizes/Money given only to awarded designs. If there were 100 participants, only a 25 % of them would win an award i.e. there are 25 awards for each 100 participant. Award details are as follows: Platinum Design Award - Best of the Best, Golden Design Award - Best Design, Silver Design Award - Great Design, Bronze Design Award - Good Design, Iron - Honorary Mention, Runner-Up for A' Design Award, N/A. For more information and other awards visit here.

 

SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS

Minimum number of required pages or files is 5, and Maximum number of possible pages or files to submit is 40. Exact maximum file size permitted to be submitted is 8000 KB. Technical Drawings or Source Files do not need to be submitted. Physical entries are not required to be submitted. Only JPEG images are accepted. Both physical and digital submissions. A summary of how-to-produce / realization information for the project should be submitted. The competition call does not state that you need to submit a description of your concept, however it is best practice to submit if it is otherwise stated. The pixel sizes for the digital image is 3600 for Width (W), and 3600 pixels in Height (H).Resolution for the digital images should be 72 DPI. The paper should be 210 MM for Width (W), and 290 MM in Height (H).Resolution to use for the print images should be 72 DPI.

 

Submission Requirements
URL : adesignaward.com/documents.php

 

EVALUATION, JUDGING AND SCORING

It is not clearly stated if the jury will meet physically to perform judging or if it is an online judging process. The selection of winners is made by following a scoring-sheet and checklist. There is no public voting, winners will be voted by the jury. Detailed competition scores are available online only to the participants. Detailed jury notes are available online only to the participants. Each submission will recieve a numeric score. Detailed competition statistics are available online only to the participants. Judging criteria are as follows: Design, Engineering, Presentation, Functionality, Tecnology, Ergonomics, Sustainability, Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Economics, Durability, Quality, Innovation, Visual Communication, In-Depth of Development, Marketability.

 

Evaluation Methodology
URL : http://www.adesignaward.com/methodology.html

 

JURY DETAILS

50 people will judge the entries as the jury. The jury members of the competition is as follows: Alessandro Deserti, Rusen Yamacli, Flaviano Celaschi, Lee Wang Yong , Murat Bengisu, Zehra Cobanli, Badri Gorgiladze, Vanni Pasca, Raffaella Perrone, Javier S, Marco Fantoni, Francesco Murano, Leyla Tokman, Shadi Al Hroub, Elena Formia.

 

Jury Members
URL : http://www.adesignaward.com/jury.html

 

DESIGNERS' RIGHTS

Designer keeps all the rights to the designs. Participants can choose not to participate in Publishings such as Books and Online Exhibitions. Physical submissions can be picked up by the designer, but will not be sent automatically by the organizer.

 

WINNERS OBLIGATIONS

Total due fees and other required payments for this competition is 0 Euros (€). None. Designers are not required to participate in any events. The participants are not required to make advertisements for the competition. Winner designers are given a chance to work for the organizer or sponsors. Winners are not obliged to sell their designs to the organizer.

 

Winners' Obligations
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CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES

The competition sends a hardcopy participation certificate for joining. The competition sends a hardcopy (printed) certificate to winners. The competition will send a physical trophy or an award winners. The winners of the competition can use a winners-logo or badge to promote thier winning products and designs.

 

PRESS RELEASE

A press-release to distribute to press members, bloggers, magazine editors etc was unfortunetely not provided.

 

DESIGN BRIEF

Which message to carry: Designs must be functional, ergonomic and aesthetically pleasing..The design brief is as follows: Which institution wants us to design: A' Design Awards. What kind of institution wants us to design: An international institution that promotes design.. The ultimate aim of the competition: Create incentives for designers to come up with better products, to promote design.. Who to design for: Designs shall be universal.. Regarding what to design: Designs must be economically viable, marketable and beautiful.. Technical restrains and methodologies to follow: Reuse, reduce, recycle; choose materials that are sustainable.. Where to look for inspiration: http://www.designmag.org. Things to be avoided while designing / what not to do: Try to enter your best, most unique work..A last advice from the organizer: 2009..

 

Brief Text
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RESULTS

Expect this section to be filled only after the competition is finalized and results anounced to the public. Results have either not been announced yet or not available in this page. Please check the competition website in case they might have already been posted there.

 

Results & Pages
Winners : http://www.adesignaward.com/winners.php
PR Results : http://www.adesignaward.com/press.html

 

DESCRIPTION

Call for entries to the international annual juried a’ design award and competitions, the worlds’ largest and most difused design accolades are now calling from entries worldwide; designers, artists, architects and companies worldwide are called to submit their best products, projects and designs. learn more at http://www.designaward.com

 

REVIEW

We do not have an editorial review of this design competition.

 

WEBSITE

We do not have a website excerpt for this competition.

 

IMAGES, POSTERS AND BANNERS

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SCORE SHEET

A' International Design Award and Competition 2014, focuses on Generic Design (Multiple Design Fields & Subjects), and interior design, advertising, marketing, architecture, industrial design, packaging design, fashion, photography, service design, innovation, quality, design excellence last date of submissions is: 28 / 02 / 2014. Click on a scoring criteria to learn more.

 

1570.26

TOTAL QUALITY SCORE
· EVALUATION 93.64
· DATES & TIMELINE 100.00
· SUBMISSION REQUIREMENTS & DETAILS 100.00
· SECONDARY DETAILS 35.63
· PUBLISHING AND AWARD CEREMONY 93.51
· WINNERS OBLIGATIONS 94.44
· ELIGIBILITY CONDITIONS 99.33
· AWARDS AND PRIZES 82.50
· PRESS RELEASE 100.00
· MAIN DETAILS 100.00
· FEES & COSTS 25.00
· JURY DETAILS 79.38
· ORGANIZER & SPONSORS 100.00
· CONTACT DETAILS 100.00
· CERTIFICATES AND TROPHIES 75.83
· RESULTS 100.00
· DESIGNERS' RIGHTS 91.00
· DESIGN BRIEF 100.00
· DESCRIPTION N/A
· REVIEW N/A
· WEBSITE N/A
· IMAGES, POSTER AND BANNERS N/A

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DATES & TIMELINE

This is a Ladder, Two Steps competition,Second Phase start date is Thursday 30th of January 2014 (30/01/2014)(Second phase will end in 2456688 days) , further timeline details for A' International Design Award and Competition 2014 is given below. For a detailed time line check: here.

 

Detailed Timeline
Registrations Start : Wednesday 1st of January 2014
Registrations End : Friday 28th of February 2014
Submissions Start : Wednesday 1st of January 2014
Submissions End : Friday 28th of February 2014
Jury Meeting : Friday 7th of March 2014
Results Announced : Saturday 15th of March 2014
Results Publicized : Saturday 15th of March 2014
Early-Bird Entry* : Friday 28th of February 2014
Standard Entry* : Monday 30th of September 2013
Late Entry* : Friday 28th of February 2014

* End-of-period dates for paid competitions only.

 

FEES & COSTS

This is a paid competition. The enterence and processing fees for this competition is: 225 Euros (€) for the early-bird period.The standard enterence and processing fees for this competition is: 300 Euros (€).The enterence and processing fees for this competition is: 375 Euros (€) for the late-entry period.The competition organizers will send an invoice to everyone. For more details on the fees and costs, click here

 

Fees and Costs
Gala Night Fee : N / A
Exhibition Fee : N / A
PR Campaign Fee : N / A
Transportation Fee : N / A
Publishing Fee : N / A
Yearbook Fee : N / A

*All the fees given in this section are normally in EUROs, if you would like to convert the fees to any other currency such as USD etc, click here.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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