INTERNATIONAL KITCHEN + ENVIRONMENT DESIGN COMPETITION 2006
R E S U L T S
the jury greatly enjoyed reviewing the designs and have finalised their
decision regarding the designboom / BÜSSEL
'your way to coway' design competition.
the jury was composed of
ettore sottsass / christopher redfern, designers
oliviero toscani, photographer
makio hasuike, designer
james irvine, designer
luca trazzi (designboom)
3857 creative individuals and institutions from 95 countries have participated.
... and the winners are
'white wing', design by iulian bumbu from romania
'visible', design by yoshifumi sasamoto from japan
'grandma´s revenge', design by melanie olle + ilja oelschlägel from germany
'cutting scale', design by jim termeer + jess giffin from usa
'empty', design by di shen
+ ma yihua
+ gao kai bo
'balcony kitchen', design by reinder bakker from netherlands
(ex-equo / not listed in order of ranking)
'island cooking units', design by kimihiko okada
'catalyst', design by min woo lee
+ sungmo ahn
+ eunsil lee
'go', design by franco cagnina from argentina
'vittore inox', design by giancarlo mino + gregoro soumas from switzerland
'agni : utensils set for induction cooking', design by gregoire vandenbussche + solene bourgeois from france
'boa', design by martin pråme from sweden
last but not least, congratulations also to
paul bellila + jean charles dias + julien madérou + mathieu porentru from france
we think their 'rock - aïl' is great.
'rock - aïl', design by paul bellila + jean charles dias + julien madérou + mathieu porentru from france
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