Yard 9 members Spark and Reframing Studio nominated for prestigious Rotterdam Design Prize!
We are proud and happy to announce that two of our partners have been nominated for the prestigious The Rotterdam Design Prize: PAL-V developed by Pal-V Europe NV and Spark design & innovation and Temstem designed by Reframing Studio in collaboration with the Parnassia Group. The general public is invited to vote for one of the 15 nominees at designprijs.nl/en/nominees-2013
The Rotterdam Design Prize is the most prominent design prize in the Netherlands. The prize was established in 1993 by Rotterdam City Council and since 1999 has been organised every two years . It’s mission is: ‘to stimulate public debate about design in the Netherlands and to focus attention on the social aspects of Dutch design’. The winner of the Rotterdam Design Prize is decided by an international three-member jury. In previous editions jury members have included prominent design critics such as Alice Rawsthorn, Susan Szenasy, Rick Poyner and Paola Antonelli, and designers Ingo Maurer, Bruce Mau and Patricia Moroso. The members of the 2013 jury will be announced in November.
The winner receives a cash prize of 15,000 euros.