Lexus Design
Award 2022

Lexus Design
Award 2022

Design for a
Better Tomorrow

ANTICIPATE. INNOVATE. CAPTIVATE.

Design for a
Better Tomorrow

ANTICIPATE. INNOVATE. CAPTIVATE.

About the Award

Lexus Design Award calls upon young creative talent around the world to “Design for a Better Tomorrow”. Since 2013, this international design competition has provided the chance of a lifetime for up-and-coming designers to win the prestigious award for innovative design excellence. Finalists will be funded to build their prototypes with world-class mentors, and reach unparalleled exposure to the global design community and media.

Guiding Principles

Imagine a world where design creates an enriched sense of happiness for all.

Start by thoughtfully considering people in diverse circumstances.
Then, anticipating global challenges facing future society, engage in innovative ways which contribute to a sustainable future, yet seamlessly enhance the happiness of everyone.

When imaginative and captivating designs intersect with thoughtful solutions, that lead to a brighter future for all, design truly makes for a brighter future for people and society.

Please join us in Designing for a Better Tomorrow.

THE JOURNEY
BEGINS

Follow the journey of Lexus Design Award 2022, beginning with the call for entries.

2021 GRAND PRIX WINNER
DISCOVER
Portable Solar Distiller
Designer Henry Glogau, New Zealand - Austria
2021 FINALISTS

With over 2,000 entries from 66 countries, six Finalists were selected for their original and inventive solutions which highlight the creative interplay between design and technology. The finalists’ concepts and designs feature a diverse range of innovative craftsmanship techniques, materials and applications.

CY-BO

Designer Kenji Abe, Japan

Heartfelt

Designer Gayle Lee & Jessica Vea, New Zealand/Tonga

InTempo

Designer Alina Holovatiuk,Ukraine

KnitX

Designer Irmandy Wicaksono, Indonesia

Terracotta Valley Wind

Designer Intsui Design, China

2022
JUDGES

World-renowned design leaders from varied backgrounds come together to nurture the next generation of designers.

JUDGES

Paola Antonelli
Anupama Kundoo
Bruce Mau
Simon Humphries

MENTORS

Sam Baron
Joe Doucet
Yosuke Hayano
Sabine Marcelis

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2022 Grand Prix trophy

The Grand Prix trophy was designed by Hideki Yoshimoto. Yoshimoto was the winner in the first Lexus Design Award in 2013 and has become a successful designer based in London working with a number of global brands. The trophy design incorporates his engineering background and commitment to takumi craftsmanship.

Call for entries

LEXUS DESIGN AWARD 2022

The entry period for 2022 is now closed. Please stay tuned for the announcement of Finalists in January 2022.

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