The Quinquennial Tile Award is the international award set up by the Fincibec Group for designers who have created architectural and design projects with products from the Group brands: Monocibec, Century, Naxos and Over.

The award is open to residential, public, commercial or industrial projects completed between 1 January 2015 and 31 December 2020.. A jury of specialists will select the five most deserving works.

The project ranked in 1st place will receive a Bang&Olufsen Beovision Eclipse television, the projects ranked 2nd to 5th will receive a B&O wireless portable speaker. To enter the Quinquennial Tile Award, just go to the www.tileaward.org website, select the QTA6 area, fill out the entry form and submit the requested materials no later than 31 March 2021.

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The works admitted in the prize will be judged by a panel consisting of five esteemed members with extensive experience in the ceramics, design and architectural sector.

The panel of judges will be composed of the following members:

  • Vittorio Borelli, Managing Director of the Fincibec Spa Group
  • Sofia Cortellini Klein, Design and Communications Professional
  • Laura Rinaldi, Architect

The judgement of the panel of judges cannot be challenged and shall be final.

The award offered in this international competition recognizes the personal artistic skill of the competing professionals. The winning entries will receive:

The project ranked in first place: a Bang & Olufsen BeoVision Eclipse television, corresponding to a voucher for a maximum amount of € 10,000.00 (ten thousand) to be used to purchase a Bang & Olufsen BeoVision Eclipse television (minimum rules as per the Regulation).

The projects ranked in second to fifth places: a Bang & Olufsen BeoSound 1 portable wireless speaker, corresponding to a voucher for a maximum amount of € 1,500 (one thousand five hundred) to be used to purchase a Bang & Olufsen Beosound 1 portable wireless speaker (minimum rules as per the Regulation).

Should the winners be unable to use the airline tickets for any reason, they may ask to receive the awards in cash.

The organizers reserve all discretionary powers to present the awards in cash.