Jameel Prize 6 is devoted to contemporary design inspired by Islamic tradition. The Prize is worth £25,000 and is open to designers of any age, from any background, based anywhere in the world. It is free to enter. Ten finalists will be selected by jury, and an exhibition of their work will open at the V&A in the summer of 2021, before touring internationally.
To be eligible for the Jameel Prize, a designer’s work must:
- Have a connection to the history, culture, art, craft, or design practice of the Islamic world.
- Demonstrate outstanding skill and quality of concept, and inspire new ways of thinking about contemporary design or Islamic culture.
Deadline 31 May 2020