In its 11th Annual Edition, the International Design Awards (IDA) received over 3,100 designs submitted by companies and designers from 95 countries. Cutting-edge designs and innovative products from around the world vied for the top prizes in this prestigious award, which, in recent years, has risen to become one of the leading design awards in America.
Entries were submitted in 5 major design categories: Architecture, Interior Design, Graphic Design, Product Design, and Fashion Design. And after much anticipation the jury’s selection for this year’s prestigious “Design of the Year” awards have been announced in both the professional and student divisions.
The stellar international Jury evaluated the entries based not only on the highest of current design standards and trends, but also seeking out truly visionary designers who would take the creative leap and lead the way into the future.
Professional Category Winners:
Architecture Design of the Year: fjmt/Bunjil Place
Interior Design of the Year: Mesura/Can Llimona
Product Design of the Year: Elica S.p.A./Lullaby
Graphic Design of the Year: Open/ACLU visual identity
Fashion Design of the Year: Jens_Laugesen/HYreCON 01 Trilogy/AW18 collection
Student Category Winners:
Emerging Architecture Designer of the Year: Hossein Moradi/Hotel Bio
Emerging Interior Designer of the Year: Mariia Lipina/Center For Multimedia Arts “ges-2”
Emerging Product Designer of the Year: Elham Mirzapour/BlackHoleHood
Emerging Graphic Designer of the Year: Stuart Fano/Nihilism For Beginners
Emerging Fashion Designer of the Year: Nasheli Juliana Ortiz González/Suora
The 5 top winners in the Professional and Student categories will be honoured at the biannual IDA Awards Winners event to be held in Los Angeles or New York in 2019 (details to be announced) where they will be awarded the coveted IDA trophy and their winning works will be shown in a special exhibition.
A full list of this year’s IDA winners can be viewed HERE.