Riedel Award 2018

Data evento: 
Martedì, 1 Maggio, 2018 - 23:30


Riedel Award 2018

Riedel Crystal is pleased to announce a new competition notice for young designers/artists. Participants should be under the age of 30 on the expiry date for entries, which is 15th July 2018.


All new designs must be able to be machine made with Riedel’s current crystal glass production technologies (machine blown, pressed glass techniques and CNC cutting).

Award & Royalty

Riedel will award one first prize of 10,000 Euros and a second and third honorary awards. The winner will be invited to Venice for the award ceremony and a sponsored visit to Riedel’s manufactoryand headquarters in Kufstein Austria. The artist/designer will receive a royalty agreement for products put into production.

Key dates

Participants need to register by e-mail until May 1st 2018.
Please e-mail: riedel-design-award@riedel.com

Digital submission by July 15th 2018 via e-mail to: riedel-design-award@riedel.com

Full scale prototype submission of selected finalist by August 20th 2018

Submission requirements

Stage 1: Digital submission due 15.07.2018
Presentation includes concept name and project description (max. 500 characters), inspirations, the design process, sketches, technical drawings, renderings and images of prototypes. Format: PDF, size max 10MB. Selection of 10 finalists.

Stage 2: Prototype submission due 20.08.2018
Design finalist will be contacted by July 20th 2018 to submit full-scale prototype and a bound project presentation (A4 or A3 format) to the jury. Full-scale prototype can be in glass, plaster, foam or other model materials, showing its main characteristics, volume and form. Participants need to cover shipment fees and insurance. Cost for the return shipment and insurance will be covered by Riedel.