Design and Technicality of Materials
For the selection of Rado Star Prize France 2017, the designers need to present their projects with the theme of ‘Transformation of Materials’. The Jury will reward the work on materials, their manufacturing and transformation process.
It has to be either a finished object, prototype, model or a first series which has not yet been produced before. The application form can be downloaded on http://www.maison-objet.com/en/paris-design-week/call-for-projects, and to be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Jury & Public voted awards
Prix du jury (jury voted) winner will be announced on 15 June by 5 jury members.
Prize : 5 000€ and a Rado True watch.
Prix du Public (public voted award) will start on 19 June. The public could vote for their favourite project on www.radostarprize.fr. Voting closes on 6 September 2017.
Prize : a Rado True watch
RADO & DESIGN
Innovative design and high-tech scratch resistant materials are the essence of the Rado brand. For Rado, design is intimately linked to more intangible values, and the brand is committed to the ongoing quest for groundbreaking ideas. This philosophy of constantly raising the bar and turning inspiration into tangible realities has been rewarded by more than 30 international design awards, including the 2016 Red Dot Design Award for the Rado True Open Heart.
- Deadline for entry submission: Friday, 9 June 2017
- Jury’s selection of winner: Thursday, 15 June 2017
- Announcement of Jury Award winner: Monday, 19 June 2017
- Opening of public voting: Monday, 19 June 2017
- Closing of public voting: Wednesday, 6 September 2017
- Paris Design Week: 8 – 16 September 2017
Discover Rado and Rado Star Prize at Now! Le Off at the Institute of Fashion and Design from the 9th to the 16th of September 2017.