We are a platform to showcase the best and brightest with our annual design contest and award.
Our mission: to discover and celebrate fresh and creative designs from all around the world in Architecture, Interior, Landscape, Product, and Graphic Design.
If you believe design is about much more than making things look prettier – check the categories that fit your works the best, enter your best designs and join our community !

Cultural Architecture

Theaters & Performance venues, Museums & Exhibits, Cultural Centers, Temporary installations, Libraries, Youth Centers, Zoos, Heritage sites, …

Educational & Sports

Universities, Schools, Kindergartens, Institutes, Recreation & Training, Research Centers, Stadiums, Gymnasiums, Fitness, Pools, Skateparks, …

Hospitality

Hotels, Bars, Clubs, Restaurants, Theme parks, Tourism, Casinos, Spas, Saunas, …

Public Architecture

Police & Fire Stations, Community Centers, Embassies, City Halls, Administrations, Military buildings, Monuments, Hospitals, …

Infrastructure & transportation

Bridges, Energy Plants, Factories, Airports, Train & Bus Stations, Metro & Tram Stations, Ports, Parkings, Wineries, …

Commercial & Offices

Banks, Markets, Office Buildings, Stores, Showrooms, Supermarkets, Electric Charging & Gaz Stations, Shopping Centers, …

Housing

Social, Private, Mixed-use, Informal Housing, …

Refurbishment

All about adaptive reuse, restoration, renovation, extension, …

Disaster rapid deployment housing & Auto suffisant construction

Today’s construction sometimes needs to be quickly assembled to respond to natural disasters and other humanitarian crisis. Also, if you’re construction (for all types of constructions) is autonomous in water and energy, this category is for you.

Big Scale building

If you think you’re project is big, add this category to get more chance to win an award.

Small Scale project

Installation, Event scenography, Pavilion, Ephemeral project and any other small size or short term projects.

Green Architecture

This category is for all types of “green” projects, sustainable construction, etc.

Retail

Stores, Kiosks, Grocery stores, Pharmacies, Department stores, Convenient stores, Showrooms, Retail outlets, Service related businesses, Supermarkets, Concept stores,…

Hospitality

Hotels, Bars, Cafes, Restaurants, Theme parks, Tourism, Casinos, Spas, Swimming pools, Clubs, Cinemas, Fitness centres, …

Civic

Museums, Galleries, Concert halls, Libraries, Community centers, Theatres, Exhibition venues, Places of worship, Educational institutions, Medical institutions, Law courts, Government buildings, Airports, Railway & bus stations, …

House & residential

Apartments, Private houses, Housing development, Multi-unit dwellings, ...

Workplace

Offices, Co-working spaces, Warehouses, Factories, Doctor & dentist rooms, Ateliers, Studios, …

Installation

Museum & gallery exhibitions, Promotional displays, Set designs, Trade exhibitions, Installations, Merchandisings, Temporary installations, …

Renovation 

Remodelling, Residential, Commercial, all types of renovation, …

Lighting

Interior, Exterior, Art lighting, Day lighting, Innovative, Green lighting, …

Intelligent home

Projects that are connected and related to home automation, ‘smart’ interiors, …

Sustainable living

Interiors that help to reduce our carbon footprint, care about energy consumption, try to save our energy and/or use recyclable materials.

Parks & Public spaces, Educational, Community & Recreation facilities

Parks, Greenways, Arboretums, Public institutions, Government facilities, Public realms,Town and city squares, Waterfronts, Pedestrian schemes, Playgrounds, Golf courses, Theme parks, Sports facilities, Educational facilities, …

Private gardens

Residential gardens, Contemporary gardens, Potagers, Formal gardens, Ethnic gardens, …

Historical landscapes

Recreating historical landscapes, Historic garden appraisals, Conservation studies, …

Sustainable development

Stormwater management, Rain gardens, Green roofs, Groundwater recharge, Green infrastructures, Constructed wetlands, Nature Preserve, …

Small Scale Projects

Installation, Event scenography, Ephemeral project and any other small size or short term projects.

Large Scale Projects

If you want your project to compete against other large-scale landscape developments, this is the category for you.

Design for people

Health and baby care, Children products, Handicap & care aids, Design for elderly, Kids toys, Adapted furniture, …

Media & Home Electronics

Cameras & equipment, Computers, Information technologies, Smartphones, Robotics, TVs, Video and Audio Equipment, Gaming products, Unmanned systems, Drones, …

Vehicle, Transport & Accessories

Cars, Motorcycles, Bicycles, Alternative fuel vehicles, Mobile homes, Caravans, Boats, Trains, Metros, Planes, Commercial vehicles, Auto accessories and interiors, …

Sport & Leisure

Fitness devices & equipment, Sports articles, Sports clothing & shoes, Water sports and equipment, Winter sports and equipment, Game equipment, Gaming machines, Musical instruments, Musical equipment, Pet supplies, Sex toys, Skateboards, Toys, …

Furniture & Lighting

Home or public seating, Office systems, Workstations, Tables, Decorations and accessories, Storage, Bedroom furniture, All type of lighting, …

Medical & scientific

Responsible Design

If you design products in order to help those in need and you’re driven by humanitarian/social thoughts, this category is for you.

Experimental Design

If your field is more exploration, experimentation, and discovery, enter here.

Eco Design

Your product is good for the environment in its whole lifecycle, is sustainable, responsible, “green” or even ecological, enter it here.

OFFLINE

Key art (Posters, covers, illustration..)

Editorial

Branding

Packaging

Typography

Logo

Print advertising

Communication design

ONLINE

Apps

Interactive Design

Digital ads & campaign

Website Design

UI Design

UX Design

Colorfoul project

At DNA Paris, we love colors. Color is life! Show us your most colorful projects.

Artificial Intelligence designs

The future is getting closer every day, show us your creation made by Artificial Intelligence.