5 reasons to participate in EDIDA 2018

by Team ELLE DECOR Jun 14, 2018 It’s that time of the once again. It’s time to prove your mettle as a design maestro as the country’s most coveted design award is here! There might be no winning formula in life, but when it comes to the EDIDAs we have one: Form + Function + Imagination + Risk + A Big Idea = Good Design.

If you think your products and designs have what it takes to make the cut, then participate now! And if you can’t think of more reasons to participate, we give you five reasons why you absolutely should!

1. You could be EDIDA India’s next Designer of the Year
Have a diverse portfolio of works spanning from luscious fabrics and breathtaking furniture to statement walls and sparkling lights? Then this year you could be crowned design genius. Rooshad Shroff sheds light on his experience as the reigning EDIDA India Designer of the Year here.

2. You could get a showcase at Ambiente, 2018
If you’re under 40 and have an interesting oeuvre, this could be your big ticket to the league of the masters! The EDIDA India Young Talent winner gets an exclusive showcase at Ambiente, Frankfurt!

3. You could get a chance to study in Milan (If you are a student)
Yes, you read that right! Students aspiring to leave a mark in this world of cut throat competition get to have an edge over others. If your designs impress our judges, then you could be on your way to a three week scholarship to Istituto Marangoni, Milan.

4. Showcase your products at India Design ID, 2018
Every year, India’s most definitive design week takes over New Delhi, engaging in an industry driven dialogue with the masses. Designers and creatives from around the world converge to discuss and exchange ideas within the purview of design. Names such as Massimiliano Fuksas, Ross Lovegrove, Ron Arad, Javier Mariscal, the world’s first cyborg Neil Harbisson, Sabyasachi Mukherjee among others were in attendance this year. All EDIDA India winners get a chance to showcase their winning product to a global audience at the fair!

5. Automatically secure a nomination for the International EDIDAs
Your win in EDIDA India automatically qualifies you for nomination at the International EDIDA. Compete with extraordinary talent from across the globe to win the coveted prize at the highest level. Take a look at the EDIDA International 2018 winners here.

If the above points are reason enough, click here to download the participation form right away!
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10.09.2018