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International Competition of Packaging Design



On this Thursday we launch the Young Package 2017 Exhibition. You can se 40 best packaging on the topic of Open & Play. An exhibition of the best entries has been designed by duo Matěj Coufal and…


Look at the photos from the Design Award Ceremony that took a place on 26th of May.

Photos: Jan Hromádko



The jury has selected the 40 best packages from 57 countries. Check the packaging that could win one of the awards. Look at the top 40 best packaging.


In the 22nd year of the Young Package, over seven hundred designers from all continents sign up for the competition. Which one will receive the highest award, Model Obaly Prize, will be announced on



Packaging must work, attract, appeal, simply it must be marvellous!


Jan Činčera

Leading Czech packaging designer. In his own studio Činčera, he takes care of packaging products of his designer colleagues but also gifts packages for state visits. The studio pursues not only by design but in addition they manufacture final products. Jan Činčera is long-time chairman of Young Package jury for which he is the source of inspiration and unflagging energy.



Lubica Kulomberová

The young designer with a wide range dominated by jewelry and metal. Besides studies at Academy of Art Architecture & Design in Prague she completed internships in Oslo and the U.S. State University of New York. In 2012 she won second place in Young Package competition. Currently she is part of team of Innovation Centre Model and Packaging – the company that initiated the whole competition.



Pavel Masopust

Slovak designer who, after studying at the Bratislava Academy of Fine Art and Design (field of study: product design), went through several European design studios in order to ended up in his own studio Dr.PAVEL finally. This studio provides exercise for young designers.


Lenka Žižková

Tireless promoter of design and housing culture, journalist and curator of exhibition focused on design. Up to 2008 she led Prague office of Design centre of the Czech Republic, after its cancellation she has founded Design Cabinet CZ, which she has been leading up to now. Design Cabinet CZ organizes competition National award for student design. She teaches theory and design history and culture of living at the Faculty of Art and Design UJEP in Ústí nad Labem.



Petr Novotný

Author of books about the history of paper industry in Bohemia and Moravia and also editor of the professional journal Packing, which brings the latest information from the world of packaging and printing industy.