FORMEX NOVA 2016
Nordic designer of the year
On August 24, the winner of the design award, Formex Nova – Nordic Designer of the Year, will be announced. Formex established the award six years ago, the award goes to a young designer who is working in the Nordic region.
Booth number: B18:10
The award consist of:
-The winner receives a grant of 50 000 SEK to be used towards education, inspiration travel or equivalent.
-The winner gets a stand at the springtime Formex (the year after winning).
-A unique designed diploma made by a new graphic designers each year.
-The nominated designers get to show their products in an exhibition at Formex the same year of nomination.
-The nominated will be presented at the press breakfast at the opening of Formex.
2011 Simon Klenell och Hanna Hedman, (SE)
2012 Mari Isopahkala, (FI)
2013 Mattias Stenberg, (SE)
2014 Line Depping, (DK)
2015 Erik Olovsson & Kyuhyung Cho, (SE).
The jury comprises:
Ewa Kumlin, VD, Svensk Form
Lotta Lewenhaupt, journalist och författare
Kerstin Wickman, professor i designhistoria
Anders Färdig, CEO, Design House Stockholm
Guest jury 2016
Johannes Karlström, Note Design Studio.