The submission period of Taipei International Design Award 2021 is starting from today till Aug. 10th, 2021. This year’s total prize money is up to NT 3.8 million including NT 600K for the grand prize -Taipei City Mayor Award. We sincerely invite all designers from various fields to participate, take Taipei to an international stage to show your design creativity and shine to the world.
In addition to the three main original categories in industrial design, visual communication design and public space design, this year our special prize “Social Design Award” has renamed as “Social Innovation Award” in order to encourage designers to come up with more ideas regarding public interests. We are looking forward to seeing more practical works, projects, services are created to help society actually solving problems on daily basis and confronting challenges from city development. This year we are very honoured to invite three design experts as the conveners of the judging panel, including Cheng-Neng, Kuan, honorary chair professor of the department of industrial design in Shih Chien University for Industrial Design category; Leslie Chan, Director of Leslie Chan Design Co., Ltd. for Visual Communication Design category; Chen Chung, Yao , the famous interior designer for Public Space Design category. We believed that our TIDA judges will fully be committed to acknowledge and distinguish excellent design in all its forms by following a strict and fair evaluation process.
In various countries, the ability to design is regarded as the key to industrial upgrading for over the past few years. The Taipei City Government has followed the spirit of “Design for Adaptive City” and dedicated itself to building Taipei as a hub of creativity and innovation for designers and design companies through policy-making, business opportunity matching and cross-disciplinary promoting. TIDA has entered its 14th year and has consistently collaborated with and endorsed by international design organizations, including the International Council of Design (ICoD), the World Design Organization (WDO), and the International Federation of Interior Architect/Designers (IFI). Last year, there were 5,508 entries from 72 countries and regions and the entries have set a new record. The proportion of international participation was nearly 70% which has made TIDA become an indicative international design competition.
Taipei International Design Award (TIDA) 2021 is now calling for entries, learn more competition details and information about the event please go to www.taipeidaward.taipei or contact +886-2-2698-2989# Mr. Chen.