16 November 2014
A Roundabout for ceramics and the territory: end of the contest
“A Roundabout for ceramics and the territory” The contest promoted by Mirage with the patronage of the municipality of Pavullo nel Frignano has ended. The contest was aimed to seek new and original ideas forthe design of a decorative installation on the roundabout opposite the company entrance along the S.S. 12, the main access road into the Frignano area.
A contest run in crowdsourcing mode, aiming to source a new design that reinterprets the use of porcelain stoneware in non-conventional settings.
Designers have been required to use Mirage porcelain stoneware as the key material, and comply with the two main purposes of the contest:to enhance the history and local specificities of the Frignano region and promote the value of the local ceramics industry, of which Mirage is an international point of reference.
The Jury will choose the winning project based on criteria including the nature of the design solution, the feasibility of the proposed idea and relevance to the concept of “ceramics and the territory”.
The results of the contest will be published on the official website from 1 December 2014.