05/22/2013

IIDA Announces INDEX Design Competition Winners

2013 INDEX Awards were given for both product and interior design.

 
  • Eleven by OFS

    Eleven by OFS

    /Portals/3/images/online/0513/I_0513_Eleven.jpg

    Eleven by OFS, Best of Category winner in Casegoods. View larger

    Eleven by OFS
  • Avant Signature Flooring by Avant Enterprises

    Avant Signature Flooring by Avant Enterprises

    /Portals/3/images/online/0513/I_0513_Avant.jpg

    Avant Signature Flooring by Avant Enterprises, Best of Category winner in Flooring. View larger

    Avant Signature Flooring by Avant Enterprises
  • Clarity by Allsteel

    Clarity by Allsteel

    /Portals/3/images/online/0513/I_0513_Clarity.jpg

    Clarity by Allsteel, Honorable Mention in Seating. View larger

    Clarity by Allsteel

The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) announces the winners of the 2013 INDEX & Office Exhibition Product Design Competition and The Middle East Interior Design Competition. Winners of the competition, which featured numerous entries from countries in the Middle East, were announced and presented May 20, 2013, the opening day of the INDEX show.

“The entries we received for both competitions show the depth of passion and clarity of vision that we knew we would find amid projects in Dubai and in the rest of the Middle East,” says IIDA Executive Vice President and CEO, Cheryl S. Durst, Hon. FIIDA, LEED AP.

The judging panel for both the 2013 INDEX & Office Exhibition Product Design Competition and The Middle East Interior Design Competition consisted of Lewis Goetz, FIIDA, Leo A Daly and Julio Braga, IIDA of IA Interior Architects.

The INDEX & Office Exhibition Product Design Awards honors manufacturers and designers for excellence in product design for the residential and commercial office industries. The 2013 winners, starting with the Best of Competition Award, are as follows:

BEST OF COMPETITION

Product: In_Motion
Manufacturer: GUIALMI
Designer: Rita Cruz

CATEGORY: CASE GOODS AND FREESTANDING OFFICE FURNITURE

Best of Category
Product: Eleven
Manufacturer: OFS Brands
Designer: Daniel Korb

Honorable Mention
Product: unicatum
Manufacturer: ANB art & design
Designer: Nadia Zaoui & Bernd Muller

Honorable Mention
Product: cWave
Manufacturer: Dieffebi S.p.A.
Designer: Michael Burford

CATEGORY: FLOORING

Best of Category
Product: Avant Signature Flooring
Manufacturer: Avant Enterprises
Designer: Avant Enterprises

Honorable Mention
Product: Kährs Oak Trollaborg
Manufacturer: Nordic Homeworx
Designer: Kährs

CATEGORY: SEATING

Best of Category
Product: In_Motion
Manufacturer: GUIALMI
Designer: Rita Cruz

Honorable Mention
Product: Clarity
Manufacturer: HNI International
Designer: BMW Design Group

Honorable Mention
Product: Madrid
Manufacturer: OFS Brands
Designer: Daniel Korb

CATEGORY: TABLES

Honorable Mention
Product: Optima Air
Manufacturer: DAS Business Furniture
Designer: Rob Jones


The Middle East Interior Design Competition recognizes and rewards outstanding Interior Design/architecture projects in the Middle East while also encouraging new ideas and techniques in the design and furnishing of interior spaces. The 2013 winners of this prestigious honor are as follows:

BEST OF COMPETITION

Project: One GE Solution Offices
Design Firm: AK Design (Adel Al Mojil, Consulting Engineers)

CATEGORY: CORPORATE SPACE LARGE

Best of Category
Project: One GE Solution Offices
Design Firm: AK Design (Adel Al Mojil, Consulting Engineers)

Honorable Mention
Project: Waagner Biro Gulf Head Office
Design Firm: Wanders Architects

CATEGORY: CORPORATE SPACE SMALL

Best of Category
Project: Prime Holdings
Design Firm: Studio M

CATEGORY: CULTURAL/INSTITUTIONAL/EDUCATIONAL

Best of Category
Project: Women’s Museum
Design Firm: Enrico Botta Architecture

Honorable Mention
Project: Gurudwara Sikh Temple
Design Firm: Bishop Design LLC

CATEGORY: HEALTHCARE

Best of Category
Project: Bayt Abdullah Children’s Hospice
Design Firm: NBBJ

CATEGORY: HOTELS

Best of Category
Project: Westin Abu Dhabi Golf Resort & Spa
Design Firm: The Gettys Group

Honorable Mention
Project: Raffles Makkah Palace
Design Firm: AREEN HOSPITALITY

CATEGORY: RESTAURANTS

Best of Category
Project: Slider Station
Design Firm: Bishop Design LLC

Honorable Mention
Project: The Farm
Design Firm: Etcetera Living

CATEGORY: RETAIL

Best of Category
Project: Bin Sina Pharmacies
Design Firm: Brand Creative

CATEGORY: SPAS/FITNESS/WELLNESS CENTERS

Best of Category
Project: Ahasees Spa & Club at Grand Hyatt Dubai
Design Firm: HBA

All winners were announced and celebrated during the 2013 INDEX show in Dubai on May 20, 2013. All winners will be published on the IIDA website.

 

 
Noteworthy Design News
11/25/2014
11/25/2014
11/21/2014
11/20/2014
11/18/2014
comments powered by Disqus
©Copyright 2014 Stamats Communications, Inc. All rights reserved. / Interiors & Sources