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Riedel Award 2018

 (2.96 MB)Competion notice - Riedel Award 2018 (2.96 MB).

Riedel Crystal is pleased to announce a new competition notice for young designer/artists. Participants should be under the age of 30 on the expiry date for entries, which is 15th July 2018.

All new designs must be able to be machine made with Riedel’s current crystal glass production technologies (machine blown, pressed glass techniques and CNC cutting).

Award & Royaltiy
Riedel will award one first prize of 10,000 Euros and a second and third honorary awards. The winner will be invited to Venice for the award ceremony and a sponsored visit to Riedel’s manufactoryand headquarters in Kufstein Austria. The artists/ designers will receive a royalty agreement for products put into production.

Key dates
Participants need to register by e-mail extended to May 31 2018.
Please e-mail: riedel-design-award@riedel.com
Digital Submission by July 15th 2018 via e-mail to: riedel-design-award@riedel.com
Full scale prototype submission of selected finalist by August 20th 2018

Submission requirements
Stage 1: Digital submission
Presentation includes concept name and project description (max. 500 characters), inspirations, the design process, sketches, technical drawings, renderings and images of prototypes.Format: PDF, size max 10MB. Selection of 10 finalists.
Stage 2: Prototype submission
Design finalist will be contacted by August 20th 2018 to submit full-scale prototype and a bound project presentation (max. A3 format) to the jury. Full-scale prototype can be in glass, plaster, foam or other modelmaterials, showing its main characteristics, volume and form. Participants need to cover shipment fees and insurance. Cost for the return shipment and insurance will be covered by Riedel.

For further information please contact: riedel-design-award@riedel.com