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Hack-your-IKEA and win design fame!

Platform21, BRIGHT and Superuse call on you to hack an IKEA flat pack. Make your own design out of it with a small alteration or perpetrate an out-and-out hack that gives the object a whole different function.
Then take pictures or make a video and send it in with a brief statement. Tell us what it is, how you made it, and the name of your new product, if it has one. Email your entry to by Monday 15 September.

This contest is part of the programme Platform21 = Hacking IKEA, which takes place 7 through 28 September at Platform21 during 4 Weeks of Freedesigndom.
The winning design will be exhibited at the 2009 Montreal Biennial, of which Platform21 = Hacking IKEA will be part. It will also be displayed at the BRIGHT stand during Dutch Design Week in Eindhoven, the Netherlands.

The jury members are:
- Erwin van der Zande, BRIGHT editor-in-chief
- Scott Burnham, creative director of the 2009 Biennale Montreal
- C├ęsare Peeren of Superuse and 2012architecten
The award ceremony will take place on Sunday 21 September at 14:30.

Official opening of Platform21 = Hacking IKEA on Friday 12 September with 10 x 10 x 10 Hacking IKEA. Save the date!

For more information click here.