New Designer of the Year Award in association with Creative Conscience & the Business Design Centre: Environmental Design Award

SPONSORED BY:

Creative Conscience

PRIZE: At Creative Conscience, we are fortunate to have support from many great designers and practitioners working in the creative industry and can provide contacts and advice to assist the development of your design career. We aim to help the winning project towards becoming a reality.

The Business Design Centre is pleased to offer a £1000 prize to the winner of this award, and a £500 prize to the runner-up.

OVERVIEW: This brief is a chance for you to use your skills and talents as a creative thinker to build or build on a project that will have a positive impact on our environment. 

RELEVANT FOR: All Disciplines.
Textiles & Fashion, Costume Design, Ceramics & Glass, Jewellery & Precious Metalwork, Contemporary Design Crafts, Furniture, Product & Industrial Design, Spatial Design, Visual Communications (Graphic Design, Illustration & Animation, Motion & Digital Arts).

DOWNLOADING THE BRIEF: To access the brief, please read and agree to our Terms and Conditions, by clicking the link below. Once you have agreed to the Terms and Conditions a button will appear, allowing you to download the brief.

Submit your entries by Friday 14 August (23.59PM).

WINNER NAME:

Imogen Gray @imogen_gray3d

UNIVERSITY:

3D Design and Craft, University of Brighton

TITLE OF WORK:

A Lust for Leather

DESCRIPTION OF WORK:

A staggering 800,000 tonnes of leather scraps end up on landfill annually. I was driven to prevent leather scraps from local crafts people going to waste. In doing so, I converted them into new compositions material that went beyond the natural limitations of leather, such as having the ability to be cast in moulds.

AWARD BRIEF DESCRIPTION:

This brief provided a chance for the designers to use their skills and talents as a creative thinker to build or build on a project that will have a positive impact on our environment.

JUDGES COMMENTS:

Imogen looked at a huge environmental issue through a pragmatic lens, deep research & practical outcomes, we were really impressed with the level of thought, her design principles & techniques.

AWARD PRIZE:

At Creative Conscience, we are fortunate to have support from many great designers and practitioners working in the creative industry and can provide contacts and advice to assist the development of your design career. We aim to help the winning project towards becoming a reality.

The Business Design Centre is pleased to offer a £1000 prize to the winner of this award.

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