Cumulus Green 2024


Cumulus, the Global Association of Art and Design Education and Research, is pleased to announce the awarded projects of Cumulus Green 2022: Nurturing Our Planet the signature biennial student competition of the Association that aligns with the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

This year’s theme focused on SDG 2: Zero Hunger. The international jury of Cumulus Green awarded three winners and 35 honorable mentions to the top projects in categories including products, services and systems. They jury sought to recognize exemplars among the 222 submissions from 60 universities and 27 countries that show how to transform our food systems to end food insecurity by creating better conditions for an equitable and environmentally prosperous world.

The full gallery of winners and honorable mentions is available in the One Club’s competition platform

Prize Winners

Cumulus Green 2022 is proud to announce its three winners:

The first award goes to Self-reliance for the Persecuted – a project developed by Team TDV – Mayank Raj, Manisha Bisht, Yukti Anand from The Design Village, India.

The second-place winner is LixiLab by Team LixiLab – Daniela Barón, María Valentina Forero, María Alejandra Parra, Valentina Pérez, Lina Sánchez, Laura Velasco from Universidad de Los Andes, Colombia.

The third prize goes to Rice Bran Foundation, by Kentaro Sohara, Giovanni Bruno, Kaori Kawarazaki, Lisa Koga, Melba Catania from Politecnico di Milano, Italy.

Statements from the winners are available on our YouTube channel.

Honorable Mentions

In addition to the winning entries, Cumulus Green 2022 has announced 35 honorable mentions. These projects represent a broad diversity of the Cumulus membership.

Agro Biomaterials

by Berta Daina Troguet, Elisava, Spain


by José Tomás Marchant, Javier Muñoz, Ana María Montero, Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Chile

Artificial Transhumance

by Paula Llorens Clark, Design Faculty at the Universidad del Desarrollo, Chile

AYA tecnologías

by Ronald Alan Moraga Arias, Fernando Muñoz Flores, Pía Pereira Alarcón, Liliana Leopold Mendoza, Carla Alarcón Villegas, Raúl Fuica Vicuña, Lucas Reyes Molina, Instituto profesional DuocUC, Chile


by Saioa Altamirano, Mondragon Unibertsitatea, Spain

Bin Appétit

by Tan Jia Wen, Temasek Polytechnic, Singapore


by Isabella Ferracci, Matteo Orsini, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy


by Niklas Blum, Julia Maier, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy

Corn husk bioplastic

by Valeria Munoz Cardenas, Diego Nunez Garcia, Universidad de Monterrey, Mexico


by Alejandra Alonso-Majagranzas, IED Istituto Europeo di Design, Italy

Farina Go

by Magdalena Ojeda, Antonia Pellegrini, María Jesus Echenique, Universidad del Desarrollo, Chile

Fó – the analog oat milker

by Daniel Larsson, Lund University, Sweden


by Maruša Dolinar, Žan Girandon, Pia Groleger, Tjaša Mužina, Luka Pleskovič, Simon Rozman, Academy of Fine Arts and Design, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia


by Maria Camila Calvo Salazar, Sofia Moncayo Salazar, Laura Ximena Arias Urrea, Laura Daniela García, Alejandra Esparza Osorio, Paula Andrea Cintura Rojas, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia


by Clàudia Andreu Muñoz, Elisava, Spain

Incubation Garden

by Moosa Khan, Claire O Brien, Yaqi Zhang, Jiaoyan Yang and Sampada Muralidhar, University of the Arts London, UK

La Cosecha

by Estefania Guerrero Delgadillo, Ana Palacios, Raisa Enríquez, Estefanía Guerrero, Maite Mendizábal, Instituto Tecnológico de Monterrey, Mexico


by Angelica Cianflone, Marla Nichele, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy


by Fabiola Franyutti, Jorge Monroy, Enrique Gutierrez, Centro de Diseño y Television, Mexico

Nisje and Symbio

by Tora Nielsen Sollesnes, Trine Truchs Erga, Petter Gouiran, Mira Beichmann Krogh, Sunniva Wildhagen Lislevand, AHO, Norway


by Johannes Englmann, Franziska Engel, Robert Heiser, Viviana Reckert, Duale Hochschule Baden-Württemberg Ravensburg, Germany

OKO – A hive for Nigeria

by Robine Baptiste, Gibert Gabriel, Bui Khanh, Brondi Allegra, IIM – Digital School Paris, France

RE:ME – reuse return recycle

by Cathy Wolter, Universität der Künste Berlin, Germany


by Micaela Dazzarola Paúl, Universidad del Desarrollo, Chile


by Desiree Gonzales, Elif Nur Cicek, Han Xiao, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy


by Nawal Bte Azhar, Temasek Polytechnic, Singapore

SGDIRECT Convenience Store

by Elin Koh, Temasek Polytechnic, Singapore
Siyakhana Seedling Tunnel by Yusuf Akhalwaya, University of Johannesburg, South Africa


by Emma Johann, Universität der Künste Berlin, Germany

The Fresh Exhibit Kitchen

by Maísa Neves Pimenta, IADE – Universidade Europeia, Portugal

The New Norwegian Food Culture

by Eileen Olsen, Håvard Moseng, Hanne Lockertsen, Eline Mikhela, Ema Imbrasaite, AHO, Norway

The Town of Sharing is Caring

by Amalie Aadalen, Elias Rølvåg Horsgård, Henning D. Nygaard & Andrea Skovdahl, AHO, Norway


by Andrea Gentile, Angela Riveros, Mariia Ershova, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy


by Serena Alampi, Tongji University, China


by Valentino Bosetti, Francesco Magenta, Gaia Zarantonello, IED Istituto Europeo di Design, Italy

The full gallery of winners and honorable mentions is available in the One Club’s competition platform here.