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Established to connect the value of spatial design to the future, the KUKAN DESIGN AWARD is the most esteemed of such awards in Japan. The mission behind the KUKAN DESIGN AWARD is to mine the solutions of our society’s multi-faceted challenges and break through to a hopeful future. Activities associated with the KUKAN DESIGN AWARD focus on creating places and opportunities for the myriad people passionate about design to assemble and collectively hone their craft. These activities bring to light new design values and talent, both domestic and international, and build a creative platform serving as an index for future generations.
The ADI Awards of ADI-FAD, the Industrial Design Association of Fostering Arts and Design, have been granted since 1961 recognizing the work of designers and both national and international companies. Their goal is to celebrate excellence in industrial design and acknowledge its importance as the expression of the economic, social, and cultural values of our society. As well as contributing to record and display the legacy companies and designers contribute year after year. The ADI Awards bring together the main recognitions in the field of product design in Spain, over this 59 years there have been 40 editions of the Delta Awards, for professionals and industrial design companies; the ADI Medals, for product design students, since 1976; and the ADI Culture Awards, for those projects which promote and value the culture of design, since 2016.
Taipei City Government organizes the Taipei International Design Award in the ethos of “Design for Adaptive City”, as an on-going gesture to the world, particularly to those with a passion for creativeness and design, a gesture in projecting the urban branding imagery of “Design Taipei; Dream Taipei”. Here is an open call for outstanding international designs and an effort to shape Taipei into a convergence platform for creative designs, thereby to discover creative designs with business potential, and further still, to encourage practices of social design in an advocacy that design as a medium can bring humans a better, more pleasant and convenient life.
Taipei City Government has been devoted to shaping Taipei into a city with design visions and has been encouraging designers to see design as a problem-solving tool, that is, to contemplate on the meaning of design, to solve problems inevitably faced by the general public and society, and to promote a sustainable city, further presenting Taipei International Design Award in the ethos of “Design for Adaptive City.”
Note: The competition was known as Taipei Industrial Design Award between 2008 and 2011, re-named in 2012 as Taipei International Design Award, and has been so called since.
Established in 1981, Taiwan’s Golden Pin Design Award is the most influential design award in the global Huaren market. The planning and handling of the awards, the prize-giving ceremony, and all other related activities are executed by Taiwan Design Research Institute (TDRI). In 2015, the Golden Pin Design Award launched three separate awards – the GOLDEN PIN DESIGN AWARD, GOLDEN PIN CONCEPT DESIGN AWARD, and YOUNG PIN DESIGN AWARD. The purpose of each award is to commend outstanding innovation in design within different target demographics.
The Taiwan Interior Design Award (TID Award) is the largest competition platform to promote interior design in the Greater China region. It is also serves as an important platform where creative minds and elite Asian designers come together to exchange, converge and observe their essential field studies on contemporary Chinese lifestyles and regional culture in order to present the diversity of modern "space". Since 2007, the TID Award has been extended from Taiwan to the entire Asia-Pacific region. Rising stars compete with veterans for the best designs. A TID Award has become one of the most professional design awards in the Greater China region. Regardless of nationality, designers who have ideas for creative interior design and consider interior design to be socially responsible are invited to participate.
Established in 2010, Brasil Design Award belongs to the Brazilian Association of Design Companies (ABEDESIGN). The award has ten main categories: Branding, Craft For Design, Environment Design, Packaging Design, Positive Impact Design, Product Design, Service Design, Digital Design, Editorial Design and Graphic Design. The categories are divided into 72 subcategories and seek to represent the Brazilian design scene.
The ABRE Award for Brazilian Packaging has as main objective to choose the packages that stand out as icons of excellence in quality, technology, design, functionality, sustainability in the product life cycle and innovation. The way the ABRE Award is divided emphasizes the main packaging user markets and the strategic attributes of packaging. Through the award of the GOLD, SILVER and / or BRONZE trophy, the ABRE Award gives the winners the merit for excellence in the development of packaging, promoting the national and international appreciation of the companies involved and their packaging.
(published in December 2020)