Messe Frankfurt has decided to support the Czech design and Czech manufacturers and to become one of the key partners to the Czech Grand Design Award and the Manufacturer of the Year Award. This cooperation is well founded - Frankfurt fairs host about 250 Czech exhibitors every year.
(Foto: left to right: Tomas Hendrych (*), Lucie Havlova (*), Jan Kolar (*), Tereza Zelenkova (*), Detlef Braun, Lucie Hlavsova (Happy Materials), Nina Hlavackova (*), Ivana Vejrazkova (*), Jana Zielinski (Profil Media), Jiri Macek (Profil Media).
(* Sales Partner for Messe Frankfurt CZ and SK)
The Academy of Design of the Czech Republic - Czech Grand Design Award
Since 2006, the annual awards have helped draw attention of both professionals ant the lay public to outstanding achievements in the field of design. The awards have facilitated media coverage and helped the public at large gain more information and get better access to the Czech design.
The Annual awards of the Academy of Design of the Czech Republic - Czech Grand Design Awards - are awarded in the following categories: Designer of the Year, Fashion Designer of the Year, Graphic Designer of the Year, Photographer of the Year, Store of the Year, Manufacturer of the Year, and Discovery of the Year.
The designer who collects most votes across all categories becomes the Grand Designer of the Year.