FESPA PRINTERIORS 2018 DESIGN COMPETITION
DEADLINE: 9 Feb 2018
An opportunity to design patterns for the airport lounge of the future. FESPA seeks a pattern, or series of patterns, which will be realised in every element of the Airport Lounge of the Future 2030.
The design will be used on furniture, walling, flooring, windows and more in the FESPA Printeriors showcase, in Berlin, Germany – which will be seen by more than 30,000 people.
Open to 2016 and 2017 graduate artists/designers resident in Europe and students studying art and design in Europe (includes Turkey, Cyprus, Russia, Ukraine, Israel).
The competition is not open to students and graduates studying outside of Europe or employed by a company within art and design.
Design realised into a 1,200+ square metre showcase of interior decor creativity and cutting edge materials.
The designer(s) of the three winning designs will be flown to Berlin to see their work realised in the Printeriors showcase, the largest of its kind in Europe and meet the companies that produced the items in the showcase, give interviews to journalists and attend the prestigious FESPA Gala Dinner on May 16th. The prize includes travel and accommodation in Berlin, plus free attendance at Printeriors 2018, FESPA Global Print Expo and the FESPA Gala Dinner (the black tie event where the winners of FESPA’s global Awards programme are crowned).
There will be extensive media coverage of the designers and their role in the Printeriors 2018 showcase. With the top three winning designs featured as interviews on FESPA.com (fespa.com 539,000+ unique users annually, 70,000+ social media, 120,000+ FESPAWorld newsletter) and Arts Thread (80,000+ social media and 95,000+ on newsletter).
Each designer will be featured on a showcase board within the Printeriors 2018 airport lounge of the future, - seen by some 30,000 people from across the global graphic arts community.
Global exposure of the winners and runners-up' designs will be showcased on the Printeriors 2018 website and on fespa.com.