Dear Candidates how are you? Are you ready?
In two days, June 30, the notice of the fourth edition expires.
The Jury is convened in Milan on 14 July.
On July 15 we will publish the names of the Finalists.
The Final, with the announcement of the winners, will be on September 13 at La Triennale di Milano at 18.00.
Who will win? Good luck!
The Organizers of the Contest

Cantù, 28 June 2022


IUAV University of Venice!

Meeting with the students of Professor Katia Gasparini.

Open Day in Tabu wih Accademia Di Belle Arti of Brescia, SantaGiulia.

Open Day with Accademia Di Belle Arti of  Brescia, SantaGiulia with the students of the Professor Matteo Berra, Course of Decoration.


Open Day in Carpanelli, main partner of the Contest IDEASXWOOD, with students of the laboratory of wood design (Professor Mariano Chernicoff)
Discovering the production processing of a furniture, to get ready for the competition, available on the website, Carpanelli Award.

Open Day in Tabu with ENAIP of Rivoli

Open Day in Tabu with the Enaip school of Rivoli, in Piemonte.
Thanks to the Professor Marco Miscioscia, a great opportunity to get to know our reality.

ABADIR Academy, Catania, November 18 2021

Contest Ideasxwood 2021/2022 (for Professionals under 40 and university students): Accademia ABADIR Catania, Sicily. Thanks to Lucia Giuliano, Caterina Malinconico and to all the students for a memorable day!

Photo Elisabetta Carrubba


Open Day in Tabu with the Politecnico di Milano, Design School, 24 November 2021

Open Day with the students of the Politecnico di Milano, led by Prof.ssa Silvia Piardi.
A valuable opportunity to get to know our production site and meet our department managers.


Our meetings for designers and architects “THE COLOURS OF WOOD AND THE STATE-OF-ART WOODEN SURFACES”

Back to our training for italian architects and designers, online and in the presence.
Here are the first dates! In our meetings "THE COLORS OF WOOD AND THE THE STATE-OF-ART WOODEN SURFACES": we will talk about wood dyeing technology, wood species, natural dyed veneers, precious veneers, multilaminar wood veneers, surfaces and state of art collections, production cycles, examples and bio varnishes for wood.
These seminars will also be a valuable opportunity for those who want to participate in our contest Ideasxwood ( the IV edition expires on May 31, 2022), with respect to which they represent a fundamental technical premise.
We are waiting for you!
For info:

Cantù, November 25TH 2021

Contest IDEASxWOOD, ABADIR CATANIA, 18 November 2021.

We present our Contest in the Academy, in the Palazzo ISOLA CATANIA, between design, technology and art, in the heart of the ancient Sicilian city.
All information here:

Thanks to Caterina Malinconico and ABADIR Academy of Design and Visual Communication.

ADI Design Index 2021, In the New Colletion there are 3 designs born from Contest

ADI Design Index 2021: the pre-selection of design products for the next Compasso d'Oro (the XXVII, which will take place in 2022) is completed : including the collection Rethinking The Future by TABU, born on the ideas of use and optimal reuse of the raw material, innovation and circularity (industrail inlays, multilaminar wood veneers and Skeens Tabu Boiserie)
The selected products are 233 out of the 1.017 products submitted.