Valencia is prominent among the nominations for the IF DESIGN AWARDS 2021
26 Feb 2021 /

Valencia is prominent among the nominations for the IF DESIGN AWARDS 2021

The renowned institution iF DESIGN (from Germany) has recently published its nominations for the different categories of its annual awards. With the emphasis on studios and professional designers, as well as manufacturing companies, on this occasion the presence of Valencia is very prominent in the first lap of the race for recognition.

This is another cause for celebration by the creative fabric of the Valencian region, which has once again gained ground at international level thanks to the originality and quality of its manufacturing.

Almost 10,000 products and projects from 52 countries around the world have been appraised by 91 international and independent design experts.

Almost 10,000 products and projects from 52 countries around the world have been appraised by 91 international and independent design experts. Only 50 per cent of these have progressed to the second round of voting.

The following Valencian studios have been nominated on this occasion:

Studio Inma Bermudez / Odos Design / Arnau Reyna Studio / Yonoh Estudio / Mut Design / Closca Design / Dídac Ballester / Estudi{Hac} / Santiago Sevillano Studio / Gimeno Gràfic Estudi / Carlos Tíscar Studio / Hayon Studio / Carlos Tíscar Studio / Clausell Studio / Lecoc Arquitectura / Fran Silvestre / Casas inHAUS.

In the company category we find:

Inclass / Vondom / Sentat Design / Trébol / Musola / Actiu / Annud Mobiliario / Expormim / Nuovvo / MC Bath / Sanycces / Acquabella / Noken Porcelanosa / ITC Castellón / Vectalia / ArkosLight.

The final selection of iF DESIGN, which will take place from 29 to 31 March 2021, will involve another appraisal of this outstanding 50 per cent of all the projects presented. This will also take place digitally owing to the pandemic.

On this occasion, the organisers of the iF DESIGN AWARD 2021 have accepted projects in the following disciplines:

  • Product design
  • Communication design
  • Packaging
  • Architecture
  • Interior architecture
  • Professional concept
  • Service design
  • User experience (UX) — new category
  • User interface (UI) — new category

Congratulations to all the preselected projects! We look forward to hearing good news in the final.

Since 1953, the iF DESIGN AWARD has identified exceptional design and its special relevance for the business world and daily life, granting one of the most important quality seals in the world. The iF brand is positioned internationally as a symbol of design excellence and the iF DESIGN AWARD is one of the most important design awards in the world. It recognises achievements relating to design in all its disciplines: product, packaging, communication and service design, user experience (UX) and user interface (UI), architecture and interior design, as well as professional projects. All the winning projects are included in the iF WORLD DESIGN GUIDE, published in the iF Design app and presented digitally at a selection of international design events.