Hi all, this is a cross-post from Canada’s MAGlist (thanks Ken
Aedo-to is proud to send you the International Design Competition
Osaka 2005 guidelines and poster, with hope of circulation among with
With pleasure, we announce that we obtained for the second time the
assignment from Japan Design Foundation to introduce and promote one
of the most important design competitions on our site.
The Competition has the aim of creating even more opportunities for
business talks between designers and the industrial communities and
developping systems to investigate the commercialization of entered
The main theme for this edition is: ENERGY [Sustainable and
There are three sub-themes:
Sub-theme 1: Livingware
Sub-theme 2: Living Atmosphere
Sub-theme 3: Living Environment
Oct. 1: Begin accepting entries
Oct. 31: Deadline for entries
2006: Late February: Final review and announcement of prize winners
The results of screening are announced on JDF’s website, as well.
PRIZES Total Money Prize amounts to US$ 34,000 and will be shared
among six winners.
HOW TO ENTER Applications can only be made at the relevant page of
the JDF’s website, only from 1st to 31th of October 2005.
For further please refer to the official competition’s
ban attached to this email (guidelines.doc), also available on the
JDF website at: http://www.jdf.or.jp/eng/compe/index.html