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Edited and Selected by Christian Narkiewicz-Laine
Now in its 64th-Year, GOOD DESIGN continues as the world’s oldest and most prestigious awards program for the best new international product and graphicdesign produced globally.
Founded in Chicago in 1950 by Eero Saarinen, Charles and Ray Eames, and Edgar Kaufmann, Jr., GOOD DESIGN is a hallmark of the world’s most innovativedesign from a NASA Space Ship to the most basic personal items used everyday.
In 2014, over 800 cutting-edge products and graphic designs by the world’s most prominent design firms from over 38 nations were selected and awarded.
Awarded state-of-the-art design categories include: electronics, protective equipment, energy systems, robotics and bionics, building products/materials, medical, furniture, textiles, industrial, environments, hardware, bath and accessories, kitchen/appliances, floor and wallcovering, tabletop, household products, personal, office products, transportation, children’s products, sports and recreation, lighting, tools, humanitarian products, and cographics, and packaging from Europe, Asia, and the Americas.
Awarded corporations represent some of the world’s most visionary FORTUNE 500 companies: 3M Company, Absolut Company, Apple, Inc., Alessi SpA., Allsteel, ASSA ABLOY AB., Arcelik A.S., Armstrong World Industries, Audi AG.,Bang & Olufson a/s., B/E Aerospace, Inc., Benetton, BlackBerry, BMW AG., BODUM AG., Boeing Company, Bombardier Inc., Bombardier Transportation, BSH Home Appliances Corporation, Champagne Perrier Jouet, Chivas Brothers, Coca-Cola Company, Cooper Tire & Rubber Company, Crown Equipment Corp., Cuisinart, Daimler AG., Dell Inc., Delta Airlines Inc., Deutsche Bank AG., Deutsche Telekom AG., Electrolux Major Appliances, Ericsson AB., Festo AG + Co. KG., Fiskars Corporation, Formica Corporation, Fratelli Guzzini SpA.,General Electric Company, GE Healthcare, Ltd., Google, Grohe AG., Grundig Intermedia GmbH., Hansgrohe, Harman International, Herman Miller, Hewlett- Packard Co., Hunter Douglas, HTC Corporation, Hyundai Motor Corporation, Interface, Inc., J.C. Penney, Kartell, SpA., Kia Motors Corporation, Kumho Tire, Leica Camera AG., Lenovo Group Ltd., Logitech International S.A., Medion, Merck Serono S.A., Motorola Mobility, Nexen Tire Corporation, Olympus Winter & Ibe, PepsiCo, Inc., Porsche AG., Rado Watch, Robert Bosch GmbH., Royal Philips Electronics N.V., Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP., Siemens, Singapore Airlines, Smeg SpA., Steelcase, Inc., Sub-Zero, Inc., Tandus Centiva, The Procter & Gamble Corporation, Toshiba Europe GmbH., Tupperware Brands Corporation, Under Armour, Vestel Electronics Co., Viking GmbH., Viking Range, LLC., VitrA, Vodafone D2 GmbH., Volkswagen AG., World Kitchen, LLC., Zumtobel Lighting GmbH., and hundreds other leading companies synonymous with GOOD DESIGN.
Many of the world's foremost designers are awarded in 2014: 3st kommunikation GmbH., Werner Aisslinger, Giovanni Alessi Anghini, Wiel Arets, Yves Béhar, BMW Group Designworks USA, Kati-Meyer-Brühl, Sean Carney, Casa Rex, Christopher Chapman, Claesson Koivisto Rune, Coley Porter Bell, Dongdao BrandDesign Group, Driusso Associati Architects, Jake Dyson, EOOS, Fragile, Naoto Fukasawa, Massimilano and Dorianna Fuksas, Stefan Heiliger, Held + Team, Gert Hildebrand, Hoffmann und Campe Verstag, Iosa Ghini Associati, Konstantin Grcic, Harry & Camila, Jaime Hayón, Jonathan Ive, Joseph Joseph, Stuart Karten, Lippincott,  LUNAR, Mauro Porcini, Karim Rashid, Peter Schreyer, simplehuman, Sottsass Associati, Studio Volpi srl., TEAGUE, Patricia Urquiola, VanBerlo, Adrian van Hooydonk, Volkswagen Design Team, Gordon Wagener, and Stacy Wolff.
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