FutureBase International Competition Calendar

FutureBase International Competition Calendar

 

Deadline for Application

 

26th of July 2024

 

Selection of the 20 Finalists through Preliminary Jury Evaluation

 

August 2024

 

Sample Production Stage for 20 Finalists

August 2024

 

Selection of 10 Finalists through Jury's Second Evaluation

 

August 2024

 

Production Stage for 10 Finalists

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Final of the competition

 

November 2024

 

  1. FIRST EVALUATION

 In the preliminary jury evaluation to be held in August 2024, the application files submitted by the candidates via internet will be reviewed anonymously, and the first evaluation will be conducted. Twenty candidates will be selected to proceed to the second evaluation stage. The evaluation results will be announced on our website https://www.futuretexistanbul.com/.

  1. SAMPLE PRODUCTION STAGE FOR 20 FINALISTS

The designs of the 20 candidates selected for the second evaluation stage by the preliminary jury must be turned into physical samples in sizes of 15*15,17*17,20*20, 40*40 or 50*50 and sent to the General Secretariat of ITKIB by hand or prepaid courier no later than the end of business hours in August 2024.

  1. SECOND EVALUATION

The jury will conduct the second evaluation based on physical samples in August 2024. During the second evaluation, candidates will present their designs face to face to the jury. Interviews with candidates can also be conducted via online meeting upon request. The jury will select the 10 candidates to advance to the final stage based on the second evaluation. The results will be announced on the same day on our website.

  1. PRODUCTION STAGE FOR 10 FINALISTS

 The designs of the 10 finalists entering the final stage will be turned into fabric of industrial quality with the support of manufacturers selected by İTHİB. The produced fabrics will be transformed into clothing by sector experts also selected by İTHİB. Travel and accommodation expenses for finalists to collaborate with the producer during the production stage will be covered by the organization upon request.

  1. FINAL STAGE

The final of the competition is planned to be held in November 2024. Four designs per finalist  will be presented to the final jury through a special pre-presentation. Following the special presentation, designs will be presented to the jury and guests on the final night with a fashion show. Designs deemed worthy of awards by the jury will be announced after the fashion show. Travel, accommodation, and expenses for the final day in Istanbul will be covered by İTHİB for the 10 finalists.