A’ Design Awards is a premier annual juried design competition that honors the best designers, architects, engineers, design studios and design-oriented companies worldwide to provide them publicity, fame, and recognition. Every year, projects that focus on innovation, technology, design, and creativity are awarded with the A’ Award.
A’ Design Award and Competitions are organized and awarded annually and internationally in a wide range of categories, including the Good Industrial Design Award, Good Architecture Design Award,Good Product Design Award, and Good Communication Design Award. A full list of categories can be found here. The primary aim of the award is to create publicity, PR push, and advertisement opportunities for award winners while supporting the global design culture, creating incentives for entrants to come up with superior designs for a better future.
Award benefits include:
- Exhibition of selected projects
- Newsletter announcement
- Extensive PR campaign
- Award trophy and certificate
- Gala-night invitation
- Invitation to prime clubs
- Option to sell winning designs
Entries will be judged by an international jury panel of scholars, professionals and media members. Current and previous judges can be found at adesignaward.com/jury.
Register here — deadline for early entry is June 30.
For more information, visit whatisadesignaward.com.
Results will be announced to the public on April 15.
Previous award winners can be found at adesignaward.com/winners.
Our favorite US shows of 2021, brought to you by the writers and editors of Hyperallergic.
Naito’s Op-inspired abstractions might have been an oblique way of dealing with feelings of displacement after moving to the United States.
BIENALSUR, the International Biennial of Contemporary Art of the South, has returned to Saudi Arabia for an exhibition presenting more than 20 international artists, including Filwa Nazer, Rafael Lozano-Hemmer, and Tony Oursler.
Braque’s paintings speak of self-containment, of a quietly impassioned, ongoing dedication to the task at hand.
In Amber Robles-Gordon’s artwork, the borders between states matter less than the overlapping territories of self, the never-ending negotiation of identity.
Schulte seems at once focused and restless, determined and open.
The archive kicks off an initiative by the Met Museum and the Studio Museum to conserve and digitize his works, and research the context of his photographs, his singular photographic techniques, and his life.
On view in Abu Dhabi until February 5, 2022, the paintings and sculptures in Modernisms shed new light on artists like Parviz Tanavoli, Fahrelnissa Zeid, and M.F. Husain.
In 1996, Nez Perce Tribe members had to fundraise hundreds of thousands of dollars to pay the Ohio History Connection to secure artifacts that were rightfully theirs.
Andrew McCarthy used a modified telescope to take over 150,000 images of the sun, combining them to create the stunningly crisp photo.
The city brought shows to life that will be talked about for years to come.