Interior Innovation Award
Interior Innovation Award at imm cologne 2012
The Interior Innovation Award is one of the most prestigious awards of the furnishing sector world-wide and was launched in 2002 by the imm cologne, which provides the idea behind the competition. The organiser is the German Design Council.
Through this competition the imm cologne and the German Design Council have succeeded in creating an effective tool for corporate positioning and product differentiation for the interior furnishing market. The Interior Innovation Award appraises top innovations in all product areas of this industry sector.
All businesses may enter for the Interior Innovation Award as far as their products are listed in the following product categories: Furniture, Bathroom, Office/Workplace, Building fixtures, Walls/Floors/Ceilings, Kitchen/Household, Lighting, Textiles
The jury of the Interior Innovation Award 2012
- Carole Baijings, designer, Amsterdam
- Barbara Friedrich, editor-in-chief A&W Architektur & Wohnen, Hamburg
- Andrej Kupetz, general manager Rat für Formgebung, Frankfurt
- Philippe Nigro, designer, Milan
- Giulio Ridolfo, designer, Udine
- Gerhard Wolf, Funktion Möbel, Darmstadt
As part of the exclusive opening event at the Alter Wartesaal on 16th January 2012, the manufacturers and designers, whose products had been awarded with the Best of Best were honoured. All winners of this year's Interior Innovation Award had been presented in the exhibition Boulevard of Innovations in Hall 4.2.