Stand Contest

The Guadalajara International Book Fair cordially invites you to participate in the 25th. Stand Design Competition.

Rules 2019:

Selection will be done under the following criteria:

  • Design
  • Distribution
  • Functionality
  • Visual impact
  • Originality
  • Circulation
  • Regulation compliance

The contest includes four categories, depending on the size of the stand:

  • Bronze: less than 9 sq m to 27 sq m
  • Silver: from 28 to 81 sq m
  • Gold: from 82 to 216 sq m
  • Platinum: 217 sq m and above
  • Impacto 0: all exhibition spaces participate. The winner will be awarded according to the guidelines of the following manual.
  • The Organizing Committee designates a jury of designers, architects, professionals and teachers that will be announced on the day of the award ceremony.
  • The jury's verdict is final.
  • The winner in each category will receive a diploma of recognition and 10% discount on space acquisition for FIL 2019.
  • The award ceremony will be on Tuesday December 3 at 13:00 in Expo Guadalajara. There will be a tour of the winning stands.
  • Unforeseen situations in these rules will be solved by FIL’s Organizing Committee.

Winners of the 2018 edition:

Responsive imageFIL Impacto 0: Porrúa, Editorial


Responsive imagePlatinum Stand: Agencia Argentina de Inversiones y Comercio Internacional


Responsive imageGold Stand: Frankfurter Buchmesse GmbH


Responsive imageSilver Stand: Ministry of Culture, Republic of China (Taiwán)


Responsive imageBronze Stand: Tragaluz Editores


All stands at FIL 2018 participated

Jury 2018:

  • Alberto Silva Barragán
  • Iván García Romero
  • Jesús Herrera Arango
    Impacto Cero program manager
  • Lic. Miguel Ángel Orozco Padilla
    Interior designer
  • Mtro. Ricardo Duarte Méndez
    City of Tlaquepaque Director of culture

For further information contact:

International Stands Sales coordinator, Gabriela Villaseñor at the phone number (52 33) 3810-0331, ext. 920