Roger Pradier ® x Bureau du Design, de la Mode et des Métiers d’Art.
For the third year running, Roger Pradier ® is sponsoring the Fonds pour les Ateliers de Paris and the Bureau du Design, de la Mode et des Métiers d’Art, which is tasked with implementing the policy of the Municipality of Paris towards the creative trades. Each year, the Bureau du Design, de la Mode et des Métiers d’Art rewards and mentors more than 500 creatives at every stage in their careers in the fields of Design, Fashion and the Arts. The organisation offers them in-residence programmes, advice and assistance to develop and promote their talent, know-how, creative projects and business enterprises.
As part of its brief, the Bureau du Design, de la Mode et des Métiers d’Art organises the Grands Prix de la Création de la Ville de Paris 2022 competition to reward outstanding creative types – both beginners and professionals – in the fields of:
- the Arts
The selection criteria are:
- skill and attention to quality
- uniqueness and daring
- the prospects and development strategy of the business
- a commitment to promoting creativity or innovation
A call for projects was issued in early April and candidates have until May 15th 2022 to apply https://www.bdmma.paris/
Key dates to bear in mind
From May 20 th to June 1st, the members of the adjudicating panel will assess and shortlist the projects submitted by the candidates in each category.
On June 28 th and 29 th, the finalists will defend their projects before a panel of experts (philanthropists, winners of the 2021 competition, publishers, art galleries, institutional investors, journalists, etc.).
On September 13 th, 7 winners will be designated: 3 winners of Grands Prix de la Création [creativity prize], 3 winners of Prix Talents Émergents [emerging talents prize] and 1 winner of the Accessoires [accessories prize] in the fields of Design, Fashion and the Arts.
As a sponsor, Tristan De Witte, CEO of Roger Pradier ® will be a member of the panel for the Design category.