Ermetika invites the world of architects and interior designers to participate in the new contest “Ermetika Frameless Door Revolution”, to innovate from an aesthetic, structural or functional point of view the concept of the flush-to-wall door through a minimalist and elegant project.
The focus of this new challenge on the Desall website by Ermetika is to redefine, redesign and revolutionize the “frame – door” system related to flush doors. It is important to use only the essential elements of the door system.
HOW TO PARTECIPATE
The contest “Ermetika Frameless Door Revolution” is free and open to all. It is possible to submit more than one project, but only those published on the website www.desall.com, in the upload page of the contest, will be considered.
The concepts to be submitted must comply with specific dimensions: from a width of 600 mm to 1100 mm and a height ranging from 2100 mm to 2700 mm.
MATERIALS AND SPECIFICATIONS
The following materials can be used: aluminium, iron, sheet metal and plastic. Glass can be used as a decorative element of the door. However, alternative materials that can be mass-produced industrially are allowed.
STYLE AND SCOPE OF USE
The style must be modern, elegant and innovative. The installation of these doors wil be mainly residential and Ho.Re.Ca.
FILES TO SEND
You will be asked to upload a maximum of 5 images with attached description to present the projects. The images must have a proportion of 4:3, one of the following formats: .jpg, .gif, .png, RGB color mode and a maximum size of 1 MB.
TIMING AND EVALUATION CRITERIA
The project upload phase will begin on December 1, 2021 and end on March 1, 2022.
All projects must be written in English and will be evaluated starting from March 1, 2022 according to precise criteria, such as:
– Degree of innovation 5/5;
– Aesthetic quality 4/5;
– Technical feasibility 4/5;
– Functionality, usability 4/5;
– Presentation of the project 3/5.
The winners will be awarded for originality, feasibility and consistency with a compensation starting from € 3,000 for the first place.
ERMETIKA – WHO WE ARE
Ermetika is a company that produces counter frames for pocket doors. Its goal is to make the most important elements of furniture stand out and eliminate the superfluous. Ermetika’s products are flexible and elegant and make the environment comfortable, functional and welcoming without detracting from the style.
ADI – INDUSTRIAL DESIGN ASSOCIATION
Ermetika is sponsored by ADI, Association for Industrial Design, which has been bringing together designers, companies, researchers, journalists and teachers around the theme of design since 1956, with the aim of designing original and aesthetic products and services for both interiors and exteriors.