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the platform
for young talents
in design
and architecture
foundation for
future, design and
open :output is an activity of the :output foundation.
the goal of the :output foundation is to foster new talents in design and architecture and initiate innovation projects by connecting education, economy, politics and culture.

:output is a non-profit organisation in Amsterdam.
the fooundation ...

... runs the platform open :output
... organizes the competition :output calls for input
... publishes the yearbook :output with the best works of students around the world.
... organizes the biannual design conference "What matters" in Los Angeles in cooperation with
... the OTIS college of art and design.
... connects industry and design education through innovation projects (:output lab)

You can support the :output foundation and its goals by becoming a friend of :output. As a friend of :output you get every year the new issue of the yearbook :output for free and can participate in the competition without paying entry fees.