SPECIAL AWARD FOR THE FIN COLLECTION AT THE ŚLĄSKA RZECZ 2014 CONTEST

Culminating this year's Śląska Rzecz [Silesian Thing] contest was the ceremonial handing over of statuettes. A special award went to the Marbet Style brand for its Fin line of furniture designed by Tomasz Augustyniak.

Cieszyn Castle awarded the best products, graphic designs and services already for the ninth time. The contestants included 12 companies with 13 products, 24 companies or institutions with 29 graphic designs and 9 companies or institutions with 10 services. The Radical Custom 1Z sleeping bag manufactured by Pająk Sport, Bielsko-Biała, was named the best Silesian product.

The aim of the contest is to award the products and services whose designers, manufacturers or institutions and organizations implementing them change the daily lives of the inhabitants of Silesia for the better.

The winning items as well as those entered for the contest can be seen in Cieszyn Castle until 27 July; then, between 31 July and 31 August, they will be on display in the Silesian Museum, Katowice.