Designboom in collaboration with DEP – Department of Export Promotion of Thailand, and organizer of the Thailand International Furniture Fair, TIFF – promote an international design competition.
TIFF Award 2012 will be celebrating the refined beauty and luxury of Thai homes and their outdoor lifestyle, the finest indoor/outdoor furniture and home decor accessories made in Thailand for the international market and unique leisure experiences in which aesthetics and environmentalism share equal space.
Participation is open to to applicants from every country in the world, to professionals, students, and design-enthusiasts.
Three Product Design Categories Open for Entries
Entries can be submitted in 3 product categories:
- home interiors
- garden, pool and patio areas, fireside and barbecue areas, spa environment
- resort and hotel hospitality
Each entry should consist of up to six low resolution images of your design and a brief description of the design, as an explanation to you idea.
Cash Prizes + Developing Prototypes, to be Exhibited on TIFF 2012
The designers of 3 winning entries (one for every category) will be granted with cash prize awards of $3,500 USD each. Results will be announced in March 2012, during the 2012 Thailand International Furniture Fair (TIFF).
The jury will also select about 30 designs that will be developed as prototypes by Thai industry and craft and exhibited at TIFF 2012.
Brief Competition Regulations
- The entry submitted is a low-res version of your original work: .gif, .jpeg, (72 dpi) max 150 kb, RGB color mode; 818 pixels wide. Hi-res version is only required if your work gets shortlisted.
- More than one design per artist can be submitted, but each design needs to be submitted as a separate entry.
- Projects participating in the competition, must be original works.
- Projects must be free from copyrights and any kind of obligation.
- The design shall not in any way infringe any third party’s right, including but not limited to copyright, logos, trademark, trade names, or other proprietary rights of publicity or privacy. only entries with a declaration of authorship are accepted!
How to Submit Your Design(s)?
Entries are accepted via designboom. A free registration is required to submit.