To design is complex, especially when you have portions of an idea or a multitude of them. In all design, the creative process is perhaps the most significant act, the moment where the ideas begin to be sketched, the origin of what is to come.
This internal work involves an emotional and technical burden in which a multitude of experiences, places and memories are involved. To distill everything is to arrive at a concept, widening, organizing and defining lines, volumes and ways to see it materialized in a product requires skill and perseverance....
The main phase of the annual Andreu World Design Contest is under way. Regular registration is now open through December 2016. During this time we invite the international design community to submit their best works to the communication design competition. From chairs, armchairs, stools and tables, all different typologies of seating and tables are welcome to compete.
What are we looking for in a design? The international jury, composed each year by professionals from the creative sectors of architecture, design and media, review and select designs that...
For this year’s contest, 200 projects were submitted from contestants and schools from around the world.
This year’s jury consisted of architects Carlos Ferrater, Guzman de Yarza and Fernando Salas, trustee of the Fundacion Arquitectura y Sociedad (Architecture and Society Foundation) Marta Fernandez Castro and editor of Nuevo Estilo (New Style) magazine Pilar Barrio.
The contest awards a first prize of 3,000 euros (4,000 US$) and a second prize of 1,000 euros (1,500 US$). Additionally, four honorable mentions were bestowed.
Thursday, December 10th
Calle del Pintor Domingo, 20
On Thursday December 10th we invite you to a very special event at the School of Arts and Design of Valencia (EASD). Join us at the XV Awards Design Contest and visit the exhibition Chairs: 60 years, with the winning projects and the most international Andreu World designs.
We look forward to seeing you!
For the 2015 Design Contest we have enlisted the creativity of designers, the precisions of architects and the prestige of one of Spain’s most popular decoration and lifestyle magazines.
The XV Andreu World International Design Contest will feature a prestigious jury of international professionals from the fields of architecture, design, interior design and the press. Architects Carlos Ferrater, Fernando Salas and Guzman de Yarza, Director of the Master in Work Space Design at IE School of Architecture and Design, journalist Pilar Barrio, Editor in Chief of...
Looking for inspiration to present your project? Do not miss our video. The 2015 Andreu World Design Contest kicks off with a new video on Youtube. All winners, awards, jurors and award-winning models of these 14 editions have been compiled into a single visual document. This video serves as the starting point and guide for new contestants wishing to learn more about our contest.
Over the 14 years of the contest there have been over 10,000 submissions from all continents. The 14th Annual Andreu World International Design Contest is now open with submissions...