Lexus announced the call for entries for the Lexus Design Award 2021. Since 2013, the worldwide design competition has served as a platform for emerging designers and creators whose works can lead to a better future.
_ There is no limit on the number of entries per person.
_ Entries must be submitted in English only.
_ Work deemed offensive, abusive or threatening on the grounds of race, ethnicity, gender or sexual preference will be disqualified.
Work that is libelous, vulgar, obscene, or violent; or work that depicts or involves physical harm to any person or animal will be disqualified.
here is no entry fee to participate!
Participation in the competition is completely free
Six Finalists will be chosen and prototypes of their submitted proposals will be exhibited at the 2021 Lexus Design Event at Milan Design Week, where the Grand Prix winner will be announced.
Before the Grand Prix selection event, Finalists will participate in a workshop with world class design professionals serving as Mentors to develop their prototypes. There will be continual follow-up by the Mentors as the Finalists develop their designs into physical prototypes. Prototype production costs up to 3 million JPY (over $25,000 USD), including tax, will be covered.
Invitation to exhibit at Milan Design Week at Lexus Design Event.
World-class Mentoring Workshop in New York City.
Funding to bring your design to life.
Deadline : 11 October 2020
Who may enter ?
Every year the event attracts thousands of entrants from around the world who aspire to win the coveted award for innovative design excellence. The 2021 award remains committed to supporting tomorrow’s creators with a new launchpad for their careers with world class mentoring, prototype funding, and unparalleled global exposure.
Representations, Warranties and Indemnity
By submitting a prototype to Lexus Design Award 2021, the Entrant grants The Organizer the right of first refusal to the exclusive use of the work for commercial purposes for 12 months after the end of the competition. This option conferred to The Organizer is valid for one year after Lexus Design Award 2021 concludes. If The Organizer elects to purchase the rights for commercial use, a private agreement will be made between The Organizer and the Entrant for the transfer of intellectual property rights.