Van Cleef & Arpels Presents The Middle East Emergent Designer Prize With Tashkeel And Design Days Dubai

BY Harper's Bazaar Arabia / Nov 17 2016 / 20:56 PM

The fifth edition of the prestigious prize centers on the theme of growth

 Van Cleef & Arpels Presents The Middle East Emergent Designer Prize With Tashkeel And Design Days Dubai
Ranim Orouk's winning entry for the 2016 competition

Van Cleef & Arpels and Tashkeel in partnership with Design Days Dubai have announced an open call to emerging designers from the GCC region to submit design proposals for the fifth edition of The Middle East Emergent Designer Prize 2017.

Emerging designers across the GCC are invited to submit functional works which centre around their culture and perceptions of education which encapsulate this years’ theme of  growth within the context of contemporary society.

Finalists will be selected based on the innovation and aesthetic nature of their submission and the successful entrants will be announced in March 2017 at Design Days Dubai, with the winner announced in November 2017. Additionally, the winner will receive a production budget of Dhs30,000 and a five-day trip to the prominent L’ECOLE Van Cleef & Arpels in Paris.

Visit Tashkeel.org to apply. Email entries to submission@tashkeel.org (Subject: Van Cleef & Arpels Designer Prize 2017, name of designer).