The 2015 Franz International Porcelain Design Competition is now open for entries, to explore the possibilities and potentialities of porcelain works and identify life-changing designs.
This year’s competition is themed “Retrospect” – the designers are expected to recall the good times gone past and rejuvenate their original passion.
The Franz Award 2015 Grand Prize is $16,000, also including an an opportunity for presentation at the Maison & Object trade show.
Works can be submitted in the following two groups:
- Porcelain Design Group – for works which meet market demands, can be mass-produced and meet the competition theme
- Concept Design Group – for works which correspond with the competition theme and are able to change people’s lifestyle and even influence the porcelain industry
Franz Award aims to provide a platform for young designers around the world to meet and gather creativity and inspiration.
The Competition was established in 2007. It is hosted by Franz Collection Inc. and organized by the Chinese National Academy of Arts and the Asia-Pacific Cultural Creative Industry Association.