The Trieste Contemporanea Committee announces the 13th edition of the “International Design Contest Trieste Contemporanea” with the aim of showcasing the most original design offerings from the countries of Central and Eastern Europe.

The Contest is held under the patronage of the Central European Initiative and the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and avails itself of the collaboration of the Museum of Architecture and Design–Ljubljana (BIO 50, 24th Biennial of Design), the Institute for Contemporary Art–Zagreb and the Civico Museo di Storia Naturale–Trieste.
The competition is open to all designers born in CEI Member States (Albania, Austria, Belarus, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Croatia, Czech Republic, Hungary, Italy, Macedonia, Moldova, Montenegro, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Serbia, Slovenia and Ukraine) as well as to those born in Estonia, Germany, Kosovo*, Latvia, Lithuania and Turkey.

The Contest envisages several prizes. The CEI Prize (3.000 EUR) is addressed to the best design from non-EU CEI countries.
Application form and rules are available HERE.
Deadline for applications: 15 July 2018.
(* This designation is without prejudice to positions on status, and is in line with UNSCR 1244 and the ICJ Opinion on the Kosovo declaration of independence)