Design LX - Design Portfolio Night : Call for entries
Design LX - Design Portfolio Night at Rotondes aims to provide the design scene from Luxembourg and the Greater Region with a public platform that allows professional designers and design students to showcase the best of the creative work of all sectors: graphic design, product design, photography, fashion, sound, illustration, light, interior, motion design, etc.
Design LX - Design Portfolio Night in June 2017 is free and open to the public. It addresses design professionals and design lovers! You’ll discover the portfolios on screens, have the opportunity for one-on-one meetings with the designers, and socialize with the members of the creative community.
Call for entries
Design Friends is calling on professional designers and design students from Luxembourg and the Greater Region to submit their portfolio proposals. Selected candidates will form an integral part of the Design Portfolio Night at Rotondes on 30 June 2017.
A publication published by Design Friends accompanies the event and includes the first extensive directory of the Luxembourg design scene.
The design portfolios will also be featured on www.designfriends.lu, on a dedicated page: Design LX.
The portfolio show will be shown in exhibitions internationally starting September 2017 (locations to be confirmed). And, Design LX - Design Portfolio Night provides the basis for the summer exhibition at Rotondes in 2018.
The call for entries is open to all designers, professionals and students, from Luxembourg and the Greater Region. Applicants may work or study in any design field (graphic design, product design, photography, fashion, sound, illustration, light, interior, motion design, etc.)
The application file (in English) should include the following documents 1. A portfolio of max. 20 pages featuring 3 projects (in the case of professional designers) or 1 project (in the case of a student applicant), and a selection of visuals. 2. A short biography (a few lines) 3. A personal statement on what design represents to you (5 sentences)
Deadline for applications
The closing date for applications is on Monday 6 March 2017, 4 p.m. CET. All the upper mentioned information must be fully completed and submitted in a single printable PDF file (max. 10 MB) in due time in order to be considered. The application file has to be sent via WeTransfer (or similar) to [email protected]
Applicants will receive a confirmation e-mail and they will be asked to return a fully completed contact sheet and a declaration of ownership.
An international jury of design professionals and the members of Design Friends committee will carefully select the candidates for Design LX - Design Portfolio Night based on the relevance and the quality of the work presented in the application file. Please note that the portfolios to be on show at the Rotondes in June 2017 may be different from the projects presented in the application form (you’ll be able to update your portfolio).
All participating candidates will be informed of the jury results via e-mail by in April 2017.