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March 9, 2021

DESIGN ON STAGE: lo stile italiano va in scena – the winners!

IED – Istituto Europeo di Design congratulates the winners of the contest DESIGN ON STAGE: “L’italiano sul palcoscenico”, realized in collaboration with the Italian Consulate in Moscow and Saint Petersburg. The contest was launched on the occasion of the Week of the Italian Language in the World 2019, announced by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, and was targeted to young designers from Russia. 

Here are the names of the winners: 

Margarita Kokovina – winner of a full scholarship to study in the IED Summer School in English in Italy

Victoria Bedianidze – winner of a full scholarship to study in a course of Italian language in Russia

The award ceremony, organized in collaboration with PRIA (Program for the Spread of the Italian Language in Russia), was held on 4th March within the framework of a virtual lecture entitled Come nasce il Made in Italy by Giovanni Ottonello, IED Italy Art Director and jury member. The Professor has taken the audience on a journey through the historical and cultural landmarks of the worldwide known Italian design style, which has been a great source of inspiration for the participants in the contest. 

It is possible to watch the recording of the event here.