MM Award – International creative award, is the scouting project of MM Company, a creative consultancy agency, designed to reward and promote the best creatives and companies/studios/collectives in the fields of Fashion, Product & Interior design. The aim of the Award is to create and nurture a community of creative talents from all over the world, recognising their merit and encouraging their connection with operators, media and companies.
A selection of international experts from different fields of creativity and entrepreneurship have embraced the project and become part of the MM Award – International creative award Jury. Marco Magalini, co-founder and creative director of MM Company, journalist and Made in Italy expert, is the President of the Jury and is flanked by: Carolina Amoretti (creative director, photographer & Fantabody foundress) Nicola Brenna (architect & studio wok co-founder) Paula Cademartori (fashion and product designer & Paula Cademartori foundress) Fiona Dinkelbach (creative director & art historian) Mae Engelgeer (textile designer) Alice Finney (design reporter at Dezeen) Tanja Heuchele (curator & art talent scout) Gustavo Martini (product designer & professor at Marangoni) Adriana Seminario (digital consultant and journalist)
Each member of the Jury will be asked to express a vote from 0 to 5 for each of the following criteria: Creativity; Research; Innovation; Attention to detail and Sustainability. Nominations are open until 30 April 2022, while the winners will be announced in May 2022.
MM Award is open to 3 categories of applicants: Students (20 to 30 years of age), Professionals (freelancers, professionals, employees or creatives, 20 to 40 years of age) and Companies/studies/collectives (and projects presented as a collective) founded for a maximum of 10 years, with no age limit for team members.
Applicants may submit one or more projects for each of the 3 thematic categories: Fashion, Product & Interior design.
In addition to the 3 thematic categories, MM Award – International creative award reserves 2 special mentions: “Made in Italy is” and “Best Innovator is”.
The entire application procedure, which is already active, takes place exclusively online at www.mmaward.eu and envisages two distinct stages: the first consists of registration and filling in the data and the second (which can also be done later, by 30/04/22) for uploading the materials for each candidate project.
The closing date for entries is 30 April 2022, with the winners announced in May 2022. The complete Rules and Regulations are available at www.mmaward.eu.