Call for entries: July 01, 2016
Online registration and submission of competition entries:
January 02 - January 31, 2017
Notification of the nominees: by February 20, 2017
Submission of the nominated works:
April 16 - May 01, 2017
We are looking for designs from all over the world that examine the topic, Time – be it product-oriented or process-oriented. It may include inventing new services or suggesting innovative user strategies but also designing products that address our treatment of time as a precious resource in a socio-critical, narrative, reflective or humorous way.
Designers and students of all design disciplines under 40 years of age before the closing date of submission (January 31, 2017) can participate in the competition. Members of the jury are excluded from participation. #
There is no entry fee. All costs for shipment and return shipment of the entry must be paid by the participant.
Designpreis Halle 2017 includes prize money totalling EUR 10,000. The appraisal procedure and the division of the prize money will be determined by the jury. Beyond that, the jury can award one or more special mentions.
Prof. Volker Albus, Tulga Beyerle, Thomas Edelmann,
Prof. Axel Kufus, Nils Holger Moormann, Prof. Axel Müller-Schöll,
Prof. Peter Raacke, Prof. Vincenz Warnke
All competition entries will be assessed and those selected will be presented in the final exhibition and catalogue. After the jury´s decision, the promoter may possibly request further models, prototypes, photographs and/or drawings to be submitted. In that case, the nominated participants will receive separate notification with further terms. The awards presentation and exhibition opening are scheduled for May 2017. The precise date will be announced in due time.