AZERBAIJAN DESIGN AWARD 2019
The final of “Azerbaijan Design Award” event organized firstly in our country was held.
Initiators of “Azerbaijan Design Award” project are Rahim Ismayilov, Ramin Nasirov and Elshan Guliyev. The purpose of the project is to develop this field in our country and to increase competition. Guests from main designers of the country were also invited to the event in order to introduce the young and talented designers working in this profession to the country and to motivate designers.
In recent years, the design art has been rapidly refreshing throughout the world, and this area of activity intensively develops. It was necessary to share and apply the skills and experience of foreign designers in order to keep up the Azerbaijani designers with worldwide trends. More than 250 young designers from Azerbaijan sent their works to the competition. Among them was conducted the choices of professional juries that consist of foreign experts, then the list of finalists was published and five works on 8 nominations were finalists. It should be noted that, all competing works were coded and full anonymously presented to the board of judges. After the election on 2 March, the winners were awarded at the Final evening in Baku Youth Center.
Note that, the main sponsor of the competition was “Zeytun Baglari” brand, Platinum Sponsor VITAM Company. Also, Azprint Company, Websoft, “Bizim Tarla” brand and Azerflex Company were among the sponsors.
The Final evening that started with the national anthem continued with interesting speeches by speakers. In the end, the awards were presented to the winners.
Winner of the Branding category – Ramin Hasanalizada
Winner of Industrial Design category – Ayla Mirzazada
Winner of Packaging design category – Rahib Damirgaya
Winner of Interior, exterior category – Ayaz Baghirov
Winner of Illustration category – Vusala Zeynalli
Winner of Web design category – Kamran Madatli
Winner of Print, outdoor category – Mirelvin Mammadhasanli
Winning of Application category – Amal Alili