Italian award widens field

Italian chair industry promotional body Promosedia has opened its annual design competition to non-Italian architecture and design students for the first time.

Ideas for a European Chair Design will compete for up to ten awards to students across Europe. A Promosedia spokeswoman says entries will also be viewed by chair manufacturers, with a view to manufacturing some of them.

The deadline for entries is 14 May. For further information call: 00 39 0432 229127.

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