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Test your design creativity

Explore the world of colour and forms

Formica Group Europe, manufacturer of interior surfacing solutions and the original inventor of Formica® laminate, invites university students in Belgium to enter its pan-European design competition.

The idea is to explore the world of colour and forms and to re-invent the notion of light through the use of Formica® laminate. The challenge for the students will be to look differently at the interpretation of lighting hardware, fixtures and applications for interior use, while using some of the 600 decorative laminate solutions offered in the Formica® Collection.

The students’ concepts will be examined renowned American designer, art director and Pentagram partner, Abbott Miller, Swedish architect, designer and founder of Claesson Koivisto Rune (CKR), Eero Koivisto, Formica Corporation Group VP of Design & Innovation, Renee Hytry Derrington, and Formica Group Design Manager for Europe, Eva Hoernisch.

The winner will go home with a brand new Apple® iMac® and 1,000€ and runners-up with 700€ and 450€.

How to enter

Register your interest in participating in the competition on www.formica.com/formations. Formica Group Europe will get in contact with you and your university.

The deadline for submitting your designs is 18th December 2015.

Formica Group Europe is also on Twitter @FormicaGroupEU and students can share their progress with them by using the hashtag #FormicaFormations

For the submission guidelines, inspiration advices, information on the judges or just to ask a question, visit: www.formica.com/formations.

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