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Design touches every aspect of our lives. In fact we all interact with design every day. But you must admit that phrase «Ukrainian design» is not so popular. In Ukraine there are well-known fashion designers of international standing. But few know the names and projects of Ukrainian industrial, graphic, environmental, digital, broadcast design etc.

But is there really design in Ukraine? Can Ukrainian designers compete successfully against well-known designers from Italy, Switzerland, Germany?

The main task of «Ukrainian Design: The Very Best Of» is to verify a fact of the existence of Ukrainian designers, to show everyone the best projects, to develop this sector.

The contest&exhibition is the annual public report of Ukrainian designers work and awards of most original and talent designers. One of the branches is contest exhibition of the very perspective students – designers.

Exhibition, seminar program and Awards Ceremony will be held on 24-27 October 2017 at VDNH, National Complex "Expocenter of Ukraine" (Ukraine, Kyiv, 1 Academician Glushkov avenue).

In this year the contest is a part of Ukrainian Creative Week. 

KEY DATES:

  • 10 July8 September 2017: Call for entries 
  • 19 – 29 September 2017: Online judging process
  • 2 – 6 October 2017: Calculation results of the voting protocols, forming a shortlist of the Contest
  • 9 – 20 October 2017: Delivery of samples for Exhibition of shortlisted entries
  • 24 – 27 October 2017: Exhibition & seminars at VDNH, National Complex "Expocenter of Ukraine" (1 Academician Glushkov avenue)
  • 25 October 2017: Awards Ceremony at VDNH, National Complex "Expocenter of Ukraine" (1 Academician Glushkov avenue)

 

All news:
  • Ukrainian Design: The Very Best Of 2017 call for entries.
    Ukrainian Design: The Very Best Of 2017 is now open for entries. The competition is based on platform of the Ukrainian Creative Week second consecutive year. Ukrainian Creative Week will be held on 24-27 October in Kyiv, at the VDNH (Academician Glushkov avenue 1).