The School of Design of Valencia (EASD) hosted the delivery of the 2016 Design Contest Awards. Design, jazz music and an exhibition with the winning models of the last years came together during the award ceremony.
The members of the jury, Mariela Buendía, Director of Design at Gensler México, the architect Fran Silvestre; The chef (Star Michelin) Ricard Camarena and the journalist of Fuera de Serie magazine, Ana Ramírez, announced the winners of this year before more than a hundred guests and students of the EASD school.
As president of the jury, Mariela Buendia, she dedicated a few words to the winners and finalists of this edition.
Also, the president of the Jury of 2016 unveiled the project awarded the first prize, which was collected by the Deputy Director of EASD Valencia, Antonio Sánchez, on behalf of the winner.
After the event, a big band of jazz accompanied the celebration of the awards, which this year have gathered more than 200 different projects, from 35 different nationalities.
The live music enlivened the evening, which also displayed an exhibition of the winning models of the XVI International Andreu World Design Contest.