Announcement of the First Vanch Design Award of China 2021 Results

2021-04-30

On April 30, 2021, the results of the First Vanch Design Award 2021 were released. A total of 8,898 designs have been received from 10 countries and regions, including China, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, Britain, Italy, Malaysia, Germany, Taiwan(China) and Hong Kong(China), and finally 100 products won Gold Winner, Silver Winner and Winner prize respectively, sharing a bonus of one million Chinese yuan.

Vanch Design Award, sponsored by China Writing Instrument Association and Beilun District People’s Government, organized by Zhejiang Creative Industry Innovation Service Complex and Xiamen Culture Media Group and Beifa Group Co., Ltd..Since its inception, the Vanch Design Award has been hoping to provide more opportunities, such as resources exchange and industrial cooperation, for the participants and stationery cultural and creative enterprises, to assist designers and enterprises to cope with the changeable market and turn more innovative designs to be in production.

Since the first Vanch Design Award started collecting cultural and creative designs from all over the world on November 23, 2020, it has been attracted attention from all parties. During the registration period, 8,898 designs have been received from 10 countries and regions, including China, Japan, South Korea, Thailand, Britain, Italy, Malaysia, Germany, Taiwan(China) and Hong Kong( China).

V-Award invited world top experts with many years of experience in various global design competitions. Each of them is an authoritative expert in stationery, cultural and creative design, and has been a senior judge of international design awards. They are Prof. Renke He, the director of the academic board of the School of Design at Hunan University, the director of the Chinese Industrial Design Education Committee, and the vice chair of the China Industrial Design Association; Mr.Kazuo Tanaka, the president and CEO of the GK Design Group Incorporated, the president of the Japan Industrial Designers Association (JIDA), member of the board of directors of the World Design Organization (formerly Icsid); Mr. Dirk Schumann, the founder of Schumanndesign; Prof. Cheng-Neng Kuan, an honorary chair professor of Shih-Chien University,  a representative of Education Member (ShihChien University) of WDO (ICSID), also had held the position of the chairman of the board of Taiwan (China) Industrial Designers Association; Mr. Apisit Laistrooglai, the board member and executive director of the Creative Economy Agency, and formerly director general of the Thailand Creative & Design Center; Mr. Sean Shih, the chief curator of exhibitions hosted by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Peoples Republic of China, director of Red Dot Design Museum Xiamen. The judges used criteria in 6 dimensions including “innovation, fascination, functionality, commerciality, connotation, and ecological compatibility” to select the most outstanding designs.


      • Prof. Renke He, the director of the academic board of the School of Design at Hunan University, director of the Chinese Industrial Design Education Committee and vice chair of the China Industrial Design Association.


      • Kazuo Tanaka, President and CEO of GK design group, President of the Japan Industrial Designers Association, member of the board of directors of the World Design Organization (formerly Icsid),regional adviser.


      • Mr. Dirk Schumann, founder of German Schumanndesign


      • Prof. Cheng-Neng Kuan, Honorary chair professor of Shih-Chien University, Representative of Education Member of ICSID, also had held the position of the chairman of the board of Taiwan (China) Industrial Designers Association.


      • Mr. Apisit Laistrooglai, board member and executive director of the Creative Economy Agency, and formerly director general of the Thailand Creative & Design Center.


      • Mr. Sean Shih, chief curator of exhibitions hosted by the Ministry of Culture and Tourism of the Peoples Republic of China, director of Red Dot Design Museum Xiamen.

During the online judging session from April 23 to 29, 2021, six international judges evaluated the designs comprehensively, objectively as well as reasonably and finally selected 100 winning designs, including 10 Gold Winners, 50 Silver Winners and 40 Winners prizes. The winning designs are as follows:

金奖.jpg

银奖.jpg

优胜奖.jpg

Note: The above awards are in no particular order.

The award ceremony will be held in June 2021, and the winners will be honored by  representative judges. At the same time, there will also hold a series of events, including Award-winning Products Exhibition, Copyright Matching Fair, Sharing Salon and other winners-service activities to help designers, design companies and manufacturers to carry out industrial docking and production.

英文页面最后一部分.jpg

微信扫描二维码