15 Years Pure Talents Contest


Since its first announcement for the imm cologne in 2004, the Pure Talents Contest has developed steadily and has become one of the best and most famous competitions for young designers from all over the world. Over the past 15 years, the Pure Talents Contest has presented a total of 418 products by 441 designers, selected from more than 8500 submissions.

For the first time the exhibition now shows all products that have been exhibited in the competition since its premiere in 2004. Presented on 418 cubes and exemplary 15 products as they were shown as prototypes in the exhibitions and as they are still produced today by the participating manufacturers.

. Exhibition design
. Curating and staging of the exhibits
. Exhibition graphics
. Project management and support on site

Client – Koelnmesse GmbH
Photographer – Jens Kirchner

15 Years Pure Talents Contest