The ‘Design Plus powered by Light + Building’ competition stands for the great innovativeness and future-oriented design of exhibitors of Light + Building and spotlights the sustainability and convenience offered by their products. The award is a seal of quality for products that combine future orientation, innovative design and energy-efficient technology. The competition is held by Messe Frankfurt in cooperation with the German Design Council (Rat für Formgebung), the centre of excellence for design in Frankfurt.
"(...)The Wallpaper* Design Awards, our annual pat on the back to the people, places and products that have brightened up our world over the last year. Eleven major awards have been handed out by our panel of big-hitting international experts, while the rest have been nominated and fought over by Wallpaper* staff, and our international network of contributors (...)" www.eleonoredelisse.com
The Keep An Eye Grant is an annual prize awarded to recent graduates whose product development shows the highest social relevance, on the assumption that they will hold onto this relevance, and with it, to this ethical attitude in their future professional careers. The judges for the grant are all professionals from the creative industry and Design Academy Eindhoven alumni. Together with Laura Ferriere for "The White Building" projet - www.thisisbouw.com
The René Smeets Award is awarded to the graduated student who attains a high degree of professionalism both in the development of the design process and the end result of the graduation project. The student has worked together with manufacturers and the product is potentially feasible. Together with Laura Ferriere for "The White Building" project - ww.thisisbouw.com
The Melkweg Prize is awarded to honor truly unique talent. The winning project is highly original and full of potential. Together with Laura Ferriere for "The White Building" project - ww.thisisbouw.com
The city of Eindhoven celebrates Social Design. Purpose of this award is stimulating social design by awarding an assignment for the city of Eindhoven. Together with Laura Ferriere for "The White Building" project - ww.thisisbouw.com