03/07/12 - 10:32 AM
The 3rd Phase passed successfully
6 Hours were necessary to methodically scan each participant design. Yesterday the jury lived a difficult day as the quality and level of works were very high.
Miriam Ocariz, Ion Fiz, Isabel Hormaechea, J+G, Mercedes de Miguel, Cesar Caicoya, Javier de Juana, Maite Ibarbengoetxea, Agustin Ramos, Antton Arana and Maria Angeles Izquierdo, all of them highlighted the energy and strength to transmit designs and ideas so suggesting that convey designers through their creations.
Klimt's painting, the architecture of Norman Foster and Frank Gehry and even the Aztec tradition this year served to the contestants as sources of inspiration. But there are not only nostalgic among winners since there are also very close to this that design thinking in the pixels of graphic design.
True works of art, as we had been announced as we were getting jobs.
25 are selected designers in category A, 5 in category B and new this year, 6 designers who do their work in the Basque country have been selected in a new category.
Germany and Spain are the countries that have more finalists, but we also find Italian designers, Tunisians, Chinese, English, Peruvian, French, Israeli, Austrian and Serbian among those vying for the prize.
Now begins a new challenge, finalists must develop three pieces from their collection will again be assessed by the jury in May.