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How two students reexamined chair design

awards | March 15, 2018
The 2018 Furniture Design Competition from Bernice Bienenstock Furniture Library was doubly competitive. Whereas last year’s contest saw 21 entries, this year, 55 students competed for the prize. The challenge? To design an original, “aesthetically pleasing” chair. The scholarship competition is... By Katy B. Olson

Indian architect Balkrishna Doshi wins Pritzker Prize

awards | March 8, 2018
Architect Balkrishna Doshi has won the 2018 Pritzker Architecture Prize, largely considered the industry’s highest honor. The announcment was made yesterday by Tom Pritzker, chairman of Hyatt Foundation, which sponsors the award. The 90-year-old Indian architect is celebrated as a pioneer in low... By Katy B. Olson

Meet NY Nows’s best products

awards | March 2, 2018
NY Now debuted a number of top home and design products last month, including Best New Product Award winners selected, in part, by Apartment Therapy. “This year’s Best New Product Award winners embody 2018’s latest trends and truly raise the bar for design in a number of categories,” says Randi...

Suzanne Rheinstein, Jorge Sánchez and Edwina von Gal honored by NYSID

awards | March 1, 2018
The New York School of Interior Design (NYSID) Annual Gala unfolds on March 6, honoring Suzanne Rheinstein with the Albert Hadley Lifetime Achievement Award, Jorge Sánchez with the Thomas N. Armstrong III Award in Landscape Design, and Edwina von Gal with the Green Design Award. From left... By Katy B. Olson

Which of these awards will you apply for?

awards | February 9, 2018
Get your work out via this season’s lineup of awards, grants and other opportunities for some well-deserved recognition. Ceramics of Italy’s 2017 Residential Winner: Ocean View House by Bromley Caldari Architects; courtesy Mikiko Kikuyama/Bromley Caldari Architects The early bird m... By Katy B. Olson

Preview these award finalists before they get to Milan Design Week

industry insider | February 7, 2018
Finalists have been named in the 2018 Lexus Design Award competition, the international honor that gives emerging designers the opportunity to present their work at Milan Design Week. The sixth-annual competition, which attracted more than 1,300 applicants from 68 countries, asked entrants to cr... By Melissa Studach

The twists and turns of Karim Rashid's career

awards | February 2, 2018
Each year, the Fashion Institute of Technology honors a member of the design community who is moving the industry forward and whose work enriches the coursework of FIT’s interior design students. Karim Rashid, an interior designer and furniture and product designer with over 300 designs in produ... By Taylor Barker

The furniture award for Global Goodness goes to ...

awards | January 29, 2018
Recipients of Las Vegas Market’s seventh annual Global Goodness Awards were announced earlier this month. The awards, which recognize furniture, home decor and gift companies for their environmentally friendly, sustainable and socially responsible initiatives, will be given to Arcadia Home, Home... By Melissa Studach

Christopher Peacock named this year’s CTC&G Innovator

awards | January 23, 2018
Christopher Peacock will join the company of Richard Meier, Jack Lenor Larson, Peter Marino, Jamie Drake, Bunny Williams, Robert A.M. Stern, Madeline Weinrib, Vicente Wolf, Donna Karan, and Martha Stewart when he receives the CTC&G (Connecticut Cottages & Gardens) 2018 Innovator award in... By Katy B. Olson

Have you heard about this year’s AIANY winners?

awards | January 12, 2018
This past Monday, top architects, educators, critics, and planners hailing from outside New York City gathered to choose 32 winners from within the Big Apple for the 2018 American Institute of Architects (AIA) New York Design Awards. The awards were given across four categories: Architecture, In... By Katy B. Olson
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