Registration and files

How many files can be presented?

3 files must be presented for each project, the three renderings must be submitted using .jpg format with 150 dpi resolution and 210×297 mm dimensions (A4 size), bearing the project title corresponding to those presented on the registration form.

How many projects can I load with a single registration code?

As many as you want.

How many projects may I submit?

As many as one wishes to submit.

How many times can I register?

As often as one wishes to do so.

How often can I use the access code?

Every time you have a new project to load.

If I have more than one project, what should I do?

You can upload as many projects as you want using the same registration code.

Is group participation allowed?


What type of file can I upload on the site?

.jpg with 150 dpi resolution and 210×297 mm dimensions (A4 size).

When is the deadline for contest registration?

Registration and renderings must be uploaded by 11.59 p.m. on 28th February 2019.

Who is not admitted to this contest?

The winners and honorable mentions of previous editions are excluded.


Do I have to send a prototype? May I send one?

No, it is not necessary. No prototype is required.

May I submit my project to other contests?

After May 1st, 2019.

Shall I retain the intellectual property of the project?


What is the aim of the contest?

We ask young designers to rediscover and develop the inspiration and the aesthetic appeal hidden within daily bathroom rituals, especially in the use of its most peculiar elements, with the purpose to create iconographic products that are consistent with Cristalplant’s features and with Kristalia’s tone of voice, choosing from the following categories:

» coat rack » hat stand/rack » console table/unit » shelving » umbrella stand » side tables » wall mirror » storage units » coat hooks

Who can apply?

Participation is free and to creative individuals from any country. This contest is for young creatives born after 01/01/1983, who will have the opportunity to develop innovative products that break new ground.



CRISTALPLANT isn’t produced in sheets but only injected into molds, for this reason all projects designed for the production of glued sheets will not be selected.

Do I get a certificate of attendance or formative credits?

Yes, automatically as your project is uploaded.

Must my name/surname appear on the file/.jpg?

No, only the pseudonym and project title must appear.

What about the prize?

The projects selected upon the jury’s final decision shall be presented to the public and the press during the award ceremony. The jury will choose the winner among the selected designs, which will be included in the catalogue. There are therefore significant opportunities of increased visibility for the winner, who will be able to join famous designers and face important growth possibilities.

When shall prize-giving take place?

The award ceremony will be held during the Salone del Mobile in Milan, at the Kristalia showroom in Via Larga, on the corner of Piazza Santo Stefano, 5. The projects selected will be presented to the public and press at the award ceremony which will be held on Wednesday 10 April 2019.

When shall the winners be announced?

Designs will be presented to the public and press during the Salone del Mobile in Milan, at the FuoriSalone event. Selected designers and winners will be contacted in mid-March.