2019 Trends International Design Awards for Kitchens – Entry is now open!

See below for Terms and Conditions, plus a link to the online entry form

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KITCHENS

Entry details can be completed online here

Entries close: Thursday 28 March 2019

Entry is open in three categories:

• architect-designed kitchens  (open to registered architects only)

• designer kitchens  (open to professional designers only)

imported kitchen projects  (open to all designers and architects)

For kitchens that were completed in 2018 or early 2019.

More than one entry may be entered, but each must be submitted on a separate entry form.

There is no charge for entry

Once we have received your entry, we will email you a link to upload:

– hi-res image files

– plan(s)

– a client brief

KEY DATES

5 February 2019 – entries open

28 March 2019 – entries close

Winners will be announced at the TIDA event at the beginning of May and in the May issue of Trends and will be progressively published in following issues.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS

Entries must include:

1. PROJECT PHOTOGRAPHY

Please supply no less than 3 – and preferably 6 or more – professional photographs
of the entry project, suitable for publication. Ideally these would include some images that show how the kitchen links to adjacent areas of the home.

• Image files should be no smaller than 210mm x 297mm at 300dpi

• Acceptable file types are hi-res jpg, tiff and eps

• Minimum megapixel camera: 16MP

2. PLANS

  • Please supply at least one detailed floor plan.  Additional elevations and drawings may also be submitted, up to a maximum of 6
  • All plans and elevations must have no reference to the name of the designer or project so entries can be judged anonymously
  • All significant room dimensions and an indication of adjoining rooms must be shown
  • Maximum plan file size is 20Mb per image
  • Acceptable file types are jpg, tiff, psd and pdf

nb: DWG files cannot be accepted

3. CLIENT BRIEF

Up to 300 words that outline the main client requirements, any specific challenges and how these were overcome.

Please supply as bullet points.

Please supply as a Word doc or PDF.

JUDGES & JUDGING

Judges will assess entrants on the following criteria:

  • How the design fulfilled the requirements of the client’s brief
  • Functionality – including creativity and space design
  • Aesthetics – detailing and materials

AWARDS

The winners in each TIDA category will receive an extensive promotional package across Trends print and digital channels.

The judges, at their discretion, may also award Highly Commended to projects in this category.

The winners also proceed to the International section of the TIDAs, to be judged alongside winners of other awards programmes to find the 2019 TIDA International Kitchen of the Year.

Entry details can be completed online here


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