Art > Architecture & Design > IRANIAN DESIGNER WINS CANNES CYCLE COMPETITION 2007 BY MAJID MALEKI
Baharash Bagherian's Incredible Design
Baharash Bagherian has
been selected as the winner of an international competition to design the
2007 Cycle to Cannes relay baton.
The competition chaired
by Peter Murray, the chairman of London Architecture Biennale, and promoted
by BD, called for Artists/ Designers/ Architects to design a relay baton for
Cycle to Cannes 2007.
This March, 100 riders will be cycling 1500km in 4 days, to MIPIM 2007 to
raise more than £250,000 for four important charities: LAND AID, THE
TOM AP RHYS PRYCE MEMORIAL TRUST, SARAH MATHESON TRUST and ARCHITECTS FOR
Baharash Bagherian will
have his baton carried from London to Cannes and handed to Ken Livingstone
[mayor of London] on the London stand along with a cheque for the money raised