From May 16-19, Javits Center in New York will gather the greatest contemporary interior designers in the world. And each year the New York show is graced with the Editors Awards. ICFF fair convenes the industry’s top editors and invites them to scout the floor of the Javits Center, then choose the best of the best of the year’s design crop.
Every year, ICFF exhibitors look to be nominated for the Editors Award, the prestigious design award presented by an Editor’s committee made up of the most influential media executives in the interior design marketplace today.
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Lighting 2014 Winner – Lasvit
On the opening day of the show, seven editors explore the exhibition floor looking for the most standout designs and concepts in the categories of furniture, seating, flooring, lighting, accessories, materials, wall covering, kitchen & bath, outdoor furniture, and booth design. This is not an easy process as the editors need to look over some 700 exhibitors from all over the world all presenting or introducing new products and materials.
Furniture 2014 Winner – Matter
Editors focus on the new and emerging in every category and winners can be sure to experience the benefits of plenty of press coverage both in the key magazines and by leading industry bloggers and newsletters. This is why designers & exhibitors bring their absolute best work to ICFF. The latest trends, designs, even experimental work in modern designs is put to the test in these design awards.
New Designer 2014 Winner – Souda
The ICFF Editors Awards Committee includes Arlene Hirst; Dan Rubinstein; Elizabeth Pagliacolo, Azure; Amanda Dameron, Dwell; Annie Block, Interior Design; Gilda Bojardi, Interni; Chantal Hamaide, Intramuros; Paul Makovsky, Metropolis, Christopher Hyland, Hyland Magazine.
Craftmanship 2014 winner – Moving Mountains
The Editors Awards are presented in a ceremony immediately following the close of the second show day, on Sunday evening. Hundreds of exhibitors, attendees and press enjoy a glass of wine or a beverage of their choice to toast the Editors Award winners.
Outdoor Furniture 2014 Winner – Atelier Verkant
Once we know the Editor Award winners of ICFF 2015, we will bring you the champions list. Keep connected in our category Design Agenda for more news from ICFF New York 2015, as also the exotic Maison & Objet Americas.