4TH INTERNATIONAL NAGOYA DESIGN DO! A SUCCESS

01 December 2004
Nagoya (Japan) - The best in young design talent was showcased at the International Design Center NAGOYA, Japan.
Nagoya (Japan) - The best in young design talent was showcased at the International Design Center NAGOYA, Japan, from 11-21 November 2004. Following the theme 'Invisible Scents,' the 4th International NAGOYA DESIGN DO! Exhibition featured award-winning works representing the 'intangible' things we sense around us. An international jury awarded 8 prizes and 13 honourable mentions from a total of 1,336 entries received in the NAGOYA DESIGN DO! competition. Aimed at young designers, the event provides an opportunity for participants from around the world to exchange ideas and develop their technical and creative skills.          
         
NAGOYA DESIGN DO! is organised by the International Design Center NAGOYA and is held in the form of a competition every two years. Winning works are awarded prizes and the artists are invited to a workshop where, by interacting with each other in a work-like setting, they can share their talent and enjoy wide-ranging points of view.         
       
The competition had two rounds of judging, each conducted by an international jury:       
        
The 1st Judging: 19-21 May 2004       
    
Chairman of the Jury:       
- Kashiwa Sato, Japan (Art Director/Representative, Samurai Co., Ltd)       
     
Judges:       
- Kohei Nishiyama, Japan (C.E.O. of elephant design co., ltd)       
- Choi, Jae Hoon, Korea/Japan (Product Designer)       
- Gwenael Nicolas, France/Japan (Designer/Representative, Curiosity)       
- Kelley Cheng, Singapore (Editorial Director, Page One Publishing Pte Ltd.)       
       
The 2nd Judging: 16-17 September 2004       
    
Chairman of the Jury:       
- Kashiwa Sato, Japan (Art Director/Representative, Samurai Co., Ltd)       
     
Judges:       
- Kohei Nishiyama, Japan (C.E.O. of elephant design co., ltd)       
- Gwenael Nicolas, France/Japan (Designer/Representative, Curiosity)       
- Tejo Remy, The Netherlands (Designer/Droog Design)       
- Christina Lee, Hong Kong, China (Regional Director, Northeast Asia BusinessWeek)

Nagoya International Design Competition Secretariat         
International Design Center NAGOYA Inc.         
Design Center Bldg. 3-18-1, Sakae, Naka-ku
Nagoya, Japan 460-0008         
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* This event is endorsed by Icograda. Icograda endorsement is a guarantee that the design event complies with approved international guidelines.