2017 marks the 14th year of Australia’s longest running design competition, VIVID (Vibrant Visions in Design).
Continuing to shine a spotlight on some of the most dynamic emerging Australian designers.
6th February: Entries Open
30th March: Entries Close
20th April: Shortlist Announced
26th May: Finalists Announced
20th July: Awards + Awards Ceremony
“VIVID was a great opportunity to have my design featured alongside that of the best up-and-coming designers in Australia; to actually win it was beyond all my expectations. The diversity of designs and quality of craftsmanship in the pieces exhibited stands testament to the long history and important role VIVID plays in promoting the next generation of Australian designers.”
Bryan Cush – Furniture award winner 2016
In 2017, VIVID is supported by some of Australia’s design industry leaders, including Niche Media / (inside) Interior Design Review Magazine, Living Edge Furniture, Dulux, Karndean Design Flooring, Nikpol, GlobeWest and Artemide Lighting.
James Richardson Furniture
VIVID Media Partner
“The combination of VIVID’s accessibility and openness to new ideas means that it is an indispensable platform for emerging designers to show and test new work.”
Adam Markowitz – Lighting Concept Winner 2016
“As a platform for emerging designers, I can’t recommend Vivid enough. There’s an invaluable exchange of ideas with your peers, and the opportunity to present to a prestigious industry panel and exhibition audience is unparalleled.”
Daniel Treacy – VIVID 2016 Lighting Award + VIVID Colour Award by Dulux Winner