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Clerkenwell Design Week 2020 marks the 11th edition as London’s original hub for design, creativity and culture. Featuring the world’s leading brands and undiscovered talent, specially commissioned installations and hundreds of design led fringe events, workshops, talks and showroom presentations; CDW is the UK’s leading independent design festival.

Our 2020 Vision design competition, in partnership with Clerkenwell Design Week, is now open for entries!


  • February 28th 2020 - entries close
  • March 16th-27th - desktop judging phase
  • April 23rd - final judging phase
  • May 19th winner announced at Clerkenwell Design Week, with shortlisted entries on display from 19th-21st May


A prize fund totaling £5,000 is available, alongside a visit to Blum's manufacturing operation in Austria. Depending on the final design, support may be available to produce the winning entry.

How to enter

Download the entry guidelines below, get thinking, then submit your entry by February 28th 2020. Good luck!

If you have any queries email or call the team on 01438 777 700.

Meet the judges