THE 2019 INTERNATIONAL
BILLIARD DESIGN COMPETITION
SUBMIT YOUR BILLIARD TABLE DESIGN BY NOVEMBER 25, 2019.
All trade, design students and public at large are welcome to participate
Winner will be announced DECember 12, 2019 and will receive a cash prize of $5,000 and a manufactured billiard table of the winning design.
Billiards By Brandt aims to redefine the standards of creativity in both the art and architecture used when producing recreational tables, as well as inspire artists to incorporate sustainable materials in order to save our natural resources.
Meet The Jury
Luxury Real Estate
Past Principal Society Billiards
VP, City National Bank
Haitian-American Chamber of Commerce
Owner, Golden West Billiards
Sr. VP, Parker International
Principal, J.D. Ireland Interior Washington, DC
Executive Team Manager, Brooklyn Boulders
VP, JKL Design
Founder, Philip Martyn Design
Ft Lauderdale, Fl
Artists and collectors will also review and give feedback on entries.
Relevance – Does the entry align with the theme and goals of the competition?
Originality – Does the billiard table design exhibit original design, creativity, and imagination?
Aesthetic Quality – Does the submission command attention? Does it display visual balance and make creative/ sustainable use of materials? Do all the elements work together to create a unified and functional design?
All submitted work must be the original work of the entrant and must not include, be based on, or derived from any existing or third-party designs, trademarks or copyrighted images.
All entries will become the property of Billiards By Brandt. By submitting an entry, each entrant agrees that any and all intellectual property rights in the billiard table design are deemed assigned to Billiards By Brandt.
Except where prohibited by law, an entry submission into this contest constitutes permission to use winner’s name, likeness, prize information, and information provided on the entry form for publicity purposes, without further permission or compensation.
Billiards By Brandt reserves the right to modify the winning Billiard Table to better fit the needs of the initiative.
The decisions of the Jury will be final.
The Jury reserves the right not to select a winner, if in its sole discretion, no suitable entries are received.
How To Enter
Provide a rendering sketch, and elevation of billiard table design in .jpeg or PDF. (If you are chosen as winner, you MUST be able to provide a high resolution vector file.)
Provide a list of materials used if materials are unusual. (Outside the use of wood, stone, common metals, glass, etc.) Consideration will be given for sustainable, and/or naturally sourced materials.
Meet the table specifications set out by the Billiard Congress of America (BCA).
Submit your Pool Table Design by November 25, 2019.
No entries can be registered after November 25, 2019.
No, we do not accept entries via e-mail. All entries must be registered using our online competition system.
Once we have received your entry, you will receive a confirmation e-mail.
Yes, but all work in a series must be part of the same campaign. When works are submitted as a series they are judged together as a group.
If your work is selected as the winner, you MUST be able to provide a high resolution vector file.
Each juror views the entries independently. Entries are selected by checking an “in” or “out” column on prepared scoring sheets. After the judges make their selections, their votes are tallied. A simple majority is usually required for a finalist to be selected a winner.
The winning entry will be announced on this website (BilliardsByBrandt.com) and to the media on December 12, 2019.