|Ceramic Tiles of Italy Design Competition 2010 Call for Entries|
|Tuesday, 03 November 2009 07:46|
The Association of Italian Ceramics, recently announced the 2010 Ceramic Tiles of Italy Design Competition Call for Entries. The competition, now in its 17th year, recognizes the exceptional work of North American architects and designers who feature Italian ceramic tiles in their institutional, residential or commercial/hospitality spaces.
The competition is open to all North American architects and interior designers. Domestic and international new construction and renovation projects completed between January 2005 and January 2010 are eligible for entry. Entries are classified in three categories; Institutional, Residential, and Commercial/Hospitality.
A panel of design experts will judge the projects based on their creativity, functionality and aesthetic appeal. The official criterion for the jury includes: overall design of the project, innovative use of tile, tile design, quality of installation, degree that tile enhances the setting and the project’s sustainable attributes.
Winners in each category will receive a cash prize of $5,000 and a five-day trip to Bologna, Italy to attend CERSAIE 2010 – the world’s largest exhibition for ceramic tile and bathroom furnishings – joining a delegation of top consumer and design journalists. Ceramic Tiles of Italy will award an additional $1,000 to be shared by the winning contractor/distributor team.
The official criterion for the jury includes: overall design of the project, innovative use of tile, tile design, quality of installation, degree that tile enhances the setting and the project’s sustainable attributes. Deadline for submissions is: February 19, 2010. Entrants must apply online at http://www.tilecompetition.com/
|Last Updated on Tuesday, 03 November 2009 08:29|