National Design Awards

Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Announces Winners of the Eighth Annual National Design Awards

Tuesday, May 15, 2007

Now in its eighth year, Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum will celebrate outstanding achievement in design this fall with its annual National Design Awards. Today, Cooper-Hewitt director Paul Warwick Thompson announced the winners and finalists of the 2007 National Design Awards, recognizing excellence across various disciplines, including architecture, communications, fashion, interior, landscape and product design. The Award recipients will be honored at an Oct. 18 gala dinner at Cooper- Hewitt. Mrs. Laura Bush serves as the Honorary Patron for this year’s National Design Awards.

Cooper-Hewitt Announces 2007 National Design Awards Programs

Thursday, April 19, 2007

The annual National Design Awards honor the year’s most outstanding contributions from the design world. The 2007 National Design Award finalists and Award recipients will be announced on May 15, 2007, followed by a panel discussion with this year's Awards jurors on May 16, 2007. The Awards recognize achievement across various disciplines including architecture, communications, fashion, interior, landscape, and product design.

Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Announces Winner of the First Ever People’s Design Award

Thursday, October 19, 2006

The Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum presented its first ever People’s Design Award to Marianne Cusato for the Katrina Cottage, Wednesday, Oct. 18, at its seventh annual National Design Awards gala. After receiving hundreds of votes during the course of one month on the Cooper-Hewitt Web site, the Katrina Cottage emerged as the public’s favorite design.

Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Announces Winners of the Seventh Annual National Design Awards

Monday, June 5, 2006

This fall Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum will celebrate significant achievements in the design world with its annual National Design Awards, now in its seventh year. Established in 2000 to broaden awareness of the role of design in daily life, the Awards honor individuals in all areas of design, as well its patrons and supporters. The recipients of the 2006 National Design Awards were announced today by Cooper-Hewitt director Paul Warwick Thompson, and the finalists and winners will be honored at a Gala dinner at Cooper-Hewitt on Oct. 18. Mrs. Laura Bush is the Honorary Patron for this year’s National Design Awards.

Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Announces Finalists of the Seventh Annual National Design Awards

Tuesday, May 2, 2006

For the seventh year, the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum will honor achievement in the design world with its National Design Awards. The finalists for the 2006 National Design Awards, which will be held on Oct. 18, were announced today by Cooper-Hewitt’s director Paul Warwick Thompson. Recognizing the most outstanding contributions from the design world in the past year, the Awards honor nominees in categories encompassing all areas of design. Mrs. Laura Bush is the honorary patron for this year’s National Design Awards.

Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Announces Jury for Seventh Annual National Design Awards

Friday, March 24, 2006

Paul Warwick Thompson, director of the Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, announced the jury selected to judge the seventh annual National Design Awards, which will be held on Oct. 18. The annual National Design Awards honor the year’s most outstanding contributions from the design world. In conjunction with this year’s Awards, Cooper-Hewitt is organizing its first National Design Week, a week-long exploration and celebration of achievements in design, encompassing public programming as well as the National Design Awards. First Lady Laura Bush is the Honorary Patron for this year’s National Design Awards.

Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Announces Winners of the Sixth Annual National Design Awards

Friday, October 21, 2005

Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Announces Winners of the Sixth Annual National Design Awards
—Awards Given to Eva Zeisel, Patagonia, Katherine and Michael McCoy, Sergio A. Palleroni, Stefan Sagmeister, Diller Scofidio + Renfro, Ned Kahn, Burt Rutan, Richard Gluckman, Toledo Studio, Mayor Richard M. Daley—

Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Announces Winners and Finalists of the Sixth Annual National Design Awards

Wednesday, June 15, 2005

The Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum announced the initial winners and finalists of the sixth annual National Design Awards, honoring the most outstanding contributions from the design world, including the winners of Lifetime Achievement, Corporate Achievement and Design Mind, as well as the three finalists for each of the other six awards for architecture, communications design, landscape design, interior design, product design and fashion design.

SMITHSONIAN’S COOPER-HEWITT, NATIONAL DESIGN MUSEUM ANNOUNCES SIXTH ANNUAL NATIONAL DESIGN AWARDS TO BE HELD ON OCT. 20, 2005

Friday, April 22, 2005

Paul Warwick Thompson, director of the Smithsonian's Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum, announced that the sixth annual National Design Awards, honoring the most outstanding contributions from the design world in 2005, will be held on Thursday, Oct. 20.

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