All submitted works will be evaluated by an independent, international panel of expert judges coming from the fields of design, culture, media, colleges and business.
The composition of the jury will be published entirely before the end of the deadline for submissions here.
Founder and organizer of the design-fair blickfang for more than 20 years, with his team in 7 cities in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Denmark. The fair presents furniture, jewellery and fashion from young, international designers apart from mass-produced goods and mass production.
Curator and journalist in the area of architecture and design and commission agent of the Austrian contribution to the 7th Architecture Biennial festival Sao Paulo. Founded the Vienna Design Week in 2007 and is now co-directress of the festival with Tulga Beyerle.
Internationally established product designer. Many of his works has been distinguished and has been acquired by various design collections. Professor of product design at the Muthesius Academy of Fine Arts and Design and in 2011, he was awarded the Austrian design prize. He lives and works in Vienna.
As manager of the CIS (Creative Industries Styria), he developed the network of the creative industries in Styria and conducted the application management for Graz as UNESCO City of Design.
Thomas D. Meier was appointed as the rectorof the Zurich University of the Arts. He is involved in cultural politics as well as different international networks.
Johann Heil is the artistic authority of Neue Wiener Werkstaette and responsible for design, product development and exhibition and fair planning. Among others, he designed Allegro, Johan, Mirabelle and Nuovo for NWW.
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