Wallpaper* Magazine Design of the Year Awards
10 January 2014
The highly anticipated Wallpaper* magazine annual Design Award winners are set to be announced over the coming weeks! These awards celebrate the best of design talent across Architecture, Art, Design, Fashion, Travel and Lifestyle.
The 2014 panel of esteemed judges includes Victoria Beckham, Michael Chow, Spike Jonze, Thom Mayre, Thaddaeus Ropac and previous Design Award winner Ron Gilad. These selectors will be choosing winners across diverse categories such as best new restaurant, hotel, domestic design and the prestigious designer of the year award. Our pick of designs to watch out for in the shortlist include Neri and Hu’s functional tray desk, and Philippe Nigro’s Les Necessaires d’Hernes collection, which fuses French luxury design with oriental sensibilities. The winners will be revealed week by week online and in the magazine’s February issue.
We also recommend checking out the Wallpaper* Graduate Directory for 2014, a list of the publication’s favourite international design graduates from universities such as Parsons, Rhode Island School of Design, The Royal College of Art and Central Saint Martins. This selection of talented graduates presents an overview of upcoming trends and ones to watch for the future!