11/10/2019 - The call for entries for the 4th edition of the Archiproducts Design Awards
– the awards dedicated to outstanding achievements in international design – is finally closed. We are now in eager anticipation of the jury’s verdicts, and the names of the ADA 2019winners.
Sustainable solutions, innovative materials, originality and emotional power. Who will be standing on the winner's podium? It's not going to be an easy choice for the jury members.
Glas Italia, Minotti, Porro, Lema, Zanotta, De Padova, Poltrona Frau, Flexform, Alias, Desalto, Andreu World, Magis, Arper, Salvatori, Kristalia, La Cividina, Ton, Piet Boon, MDF Italia, Miniforms, Saba Italia, Blå Station, Buzzispace, Tacchini, Visionnaire, Wiener Gtv, Zeitraum, True Design
– to name but a few of the numerous candidates in the categories Furniture
This year running again in the category Outdoor
are Ethimo, Gandia Blasco, Manutti, Talenti and Tribù
, as well as Fermob, Roda
and other new international brands.
Among the contenders in the category Kitchen
: Boffi, Cesar, Elica, Foster, Gaggenau
and, participating for the first time, Alessi
Large interest also in the category Wall covering
, encompassing ceramics, wood and wallpapers: Besana Moquette and Jannelli&Volpi
are joining Mutina, Cedit, Alpi, Ceramica Bardelli, Inkiostro Bianco, Elitis, Glamora, Marazzi, Ceramica Sant’Agostino
and others in the competition.
Artemide, Davide Groppi, Oluce, Vibia
are among the brands that will be running once again in the category Lighting
. The list of first time contenders in this category comprises Hollis+Morris, Modular Lighting, Louis Poulsen, Andlight and Brokis.
is just one of this year's new entries in the very popular category Bathroom
. Other contending brands, to mention but a few: Ceramica Cielo, Ceadesign, Nic Design, Jacuzzi, Ex.t, Rexa Design, Inbani, Bette, Cocoon, Grohe, Cristina Rubinetterie, MA/U Studio
Candidates in the category Decor
: Cc-tapis, Gan, Jaipur Rugs, Society Limonta, l’Opificio
, and many others.
Bticino, Schüco, Vimar
are confirmed to be running in the categories Systems
. Samsung decided to participate for the first time in the category Building
, in addition to Olimpia Splendid, Isolmant, Cordivari, Himacs
. Mogs, Velux
will compete in the category Building Envelope
Assessment and evaluation of each product is now up to the sixty members of the ADA 2019 jury
, a multidisciplinary group composed of architects, designers and creative talents from all over the world.
DISCOVER THE ADA 2019 JURY MEMBERS
The evaluation process will take place in two steps. Between October 21st
and October 25th
the ADA 2019 longlist
will be published, disclosing those products that have qualified for the final round of the awards and will compete for the title “Winner”. Among the longlisted products the jury will choose this year's awardees. “Winners” of the ADA 2019
will be announced in the first week of November.
The official award ceremony will take place during a gala evening held on November 14th
, at Archiproducts Milano
, in the heart of the Tortona district, where winners will receive the highly coveted award trophy, designed by the Spanish MUT Design Studio and produced in a limited edition by De Castelli.