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2017 Rado Star Prize U.S. winner announced

Young designer wows with unique materials story

“Kera”, a modular storage system with a unique materials story, has been named the winning project of the 2017 Rado Star Prize U.S. Designed by recent Pratt Institute graduate Elisia Langdon, “Kera” impressed the jury with its stylish, useful and environmentally-conscious design concept. 

Rado Star Prize France 2017

Rado renews its commitment to Paris Design Week

Rado is a brand known internationally for its association with the world of design, as a promoter of design initiatives and young talents through its Rado Star Prize competition. Following in this tradition, Rado is pleased to open the call for entries for the fifth edition of the Rado Star Prize France. 

RADO STAR PRIZE ITALY

RADO STAR PRIZE ITALY 2017 WINNER ANNOUNCED

Istituto Marangoni student Mijal Lebel has been named the winner of the Rado Star Prize 2017. Run by avant-garde Swiss watchmaker Rado, the competition invited students in the school's Interior, Industrial or Fashion Design departments to create innovative objects for the consumer of the future.

Rado Star Prize Italy 2017

Rado and Istituto Marangoni shape the future of design

Swiss watchmaker Rado and renowned Italian design school Istituto Marangoni are pleased to announce "2117 – The world of fashion and design in 100 years". This exhibition, which will take place during Milan Design Week (4-9 April 2017), focuses on three finalist works from the Rado Star Prize Italy 2017.

Rado Star Prize U.S. 2017

Second year of partnership with NYCxDESIGN and WantedDesign

Design-driven Swiss watchmaker Rado is pleased to announce its continued sponsorship as the official watch brand of NYCxDESIGN. As part of NYCxDESIGN, Rado will work with WantedDesign, a platform dedicated to promoting design with two showcases in Manhattan and Brooklyn. Together with WantedDesign, Rado will launch the second U.S. edition of the Rado Star Prize, which is held internationally to promote the work of young designers. 

RADO STAR PRIZE TAIWAN 2016 WINNER ANNOUNCED

"GOOD LOCK MIRROR" BY ALEX YEH CLAIMS TOP DESIGN PRIZE

Design-driven Swiss watchmaker Rado is pleased to announce the winner of the Rado Star Prize Taiwan 2016: an elegant, minimalistic mirror with customizable angles of reflection.

RADO STAR PRIZE FRANCE 2016

RADO AND PARIS DESIGN WEEK 2016 ANNOUNCE PRIX DU PUBLIC WINNER

In association with Paris Design Week, Swiss watch brand Rado has awarded the Rado Star Prize France 2016 in the categories of jury favourite (prix du jury) and public favourite (prix du public).

RADO STAR PRIZE FRANCE 2016

WINNER OF DESIGN COMPETITION ANNOUNCED

The jury of the Rado Star Prize France met at the Plaza Athénée in Paris to choose the winner of the Rado Star Prize France 2016 from among the talented new designers who will be exhibiting at now! le Off from during Paris Design Week this year. This year the Prix du Jury went to Elodie Rampazzo, a talented young designer who impressed the jury with her project entitled “Nomade”.

Winner of the 2016 Rado Star Prize U.S. announced

KIMBERLY MARKEL TRIUMPHS WITH A SUSTAINABLE APPROACH TO DESIGN

A design-driven dining chair handcrafted from reclaimed plastic has been named the winning project of the 2016 Rado Star Prize U.S. 

Rado Star Prize France 2016

RADO RENEWS ITS COMMITMENT TO PARIS DESIGN WEEK

For the fifth year in a row, Rado is teaming up with Paris Design Week and renewing its commitment as a major partner. Paris Design Week, the capital’s unmissable autumn event, will take place from 3-10 September 2016. Rado is once again affirming its commitment to young creative talent by launching the Rado Star Prize France design competition, now in its fourth year.