Simply after we have been gearing as much as host out third annual The Design Recordsdata + Laminex Design Awards ceremony in individual… effectively, you realize what occurred subsequent! Fortunately, after final yr’s on-line awards ceremony, we knew we might nonetheless have a good time our wonderful Australian design business in fashion. And that’s precisely what we did final evening, on the ultimate evening of Melbourne’s FINAL lockdown!
For this yr’s livestream, we turned it up a notch with the assistance of some very particular visitor appearances. We have been so fortunate to have our divine good friend Clare Bowditch host this yr’s occasion (in addition to contribute an attractive essay on creativity to our newspaper, which you’ll learn right here), and an enormous particular thanks should go to Troye Sivan, Melissa Leong, Reko Rennie, Jacqui Felgate, Jenny Kee AO, Paul Bangay OAM and Victoria’s Chief Well being Officer Brett Sutton (!) for introducing our Awards classes and bringing a bit of star energy to the night!
The TDF workforce want to say an ENORMOUS thanks to everybody concerned in making this program occur. From the five hundred+ entries, 25 judges and 129 finalists throughout ten classes, as soon as once more we have been so thrilled to see the standard and variety of entries from throughout the nation. We’re so happy with the breadth that our Awards packages exhibits, and actually consider that the winners characterize among the greatest artistic work that’s being made in Australia proper now. After two years of lockdowns, delays and hardships, the expertise, innovation and concepts celebrated throughout this awards program makes us eager for the long run.
We couldn’t have finished this with out the assist our unbelievable sponsors: COLORBOND® metal (Residential Structure), Miele (Inside Design), Eco Outside (Panorama Design), Phoenix Tapware (Rising Designer), Nation Highway (Sustainable Design or Initiative), Thames & Hudson (Collaboration), and Jardan (Furnishings Design). And, in fact, our presenting associate, Laminex. The gifted Amanda Dziedzic made our one-of-a-kind glass trophies once more – it’s so fantastic to have the ability to reward every of the winners with these distinctive design items!
SO – with out additional ado. The winners are…