call for entries for macef design award massimo martini 2010 award
- the expression of italian taste is now open.
designboom and 'MACEF international home show' design competition. participation is open to applicants from every country in the world, to professionals, students, and design-enthusiasts. free registration required.
the intelligent hand craftsmanship is an all but defunct art form and can be found in any field of endeavor imaginable. craftsmanship produces superior quality products, with attention to detail that reflect the careful artisan precision. by combining skill, commitment and judgment, the craftsman establishes a close relationship between head and hand, man and machine, which is vital to our physical, mental and societal well-being. although many of the craftsman's tasks may be repetitive, it doesn't mean he/she easily falls into a rut. instead, he/she is constantly looking for new tools and techniques to improve the work process. with imagination, he/she plays the role of industrial engineer who is normally charged with such a task. following the 'making is thinking', we seek out for contemporary and innovative high-value home accessories, tableware, utensils, tools, furnitures ...
the designers of 3 winning entries will be granted with cash prize awards :
-first prize 5000 euro
-second prize 3000 euro
-third prize 2000 euro
register now as registration closes january 2nd, 2010.