On Wednesday 8th of November, Emma Maxwell scooped the pool at the Asia Pacific Architectural and Design Awards in Hong Kong
Maxwell who was in a line up with a formidable “who's who” list of prestigious international designers, including the eponymous North American design firm Yabu Pushelberg for Stellarworks and Neri and Hu for Poltrona Frau, to win Best of the Best in Product Design with her Flume Lighting Collection (commercially available from June 2017).
The design intent was to create a collection of luminaires rolled out as direct market consumer pieces, collectively telling a visual narrative . The creative inspiration is derived from atmospheric notions of alchemy - as if a cloud imploded with a chemical reaction and natural fireworks resulted. The materials used are metal, marble and glass and are paramount in further articulating the narrative of alchemical transformation. With a brass body wrapped by mysterious hand blown glass elements, they reveal themselves to be bot...
LOS ANGELES, Los Angeles, US: Emma Maxwell Design of Singapore was awarded: Silver in Interior D
esign Competition for the Florentina Project.
IDA honorary juries examined over 1000 entries submitted by architects and designers from 52 countries throughout the world. After final decisions had been made, the jury rewarded the best professional and emerging designers for their achievements in terms of design, creativity, usability and innovation. Judging was a rigorous process, with winners receiving publication of their work in the International Design Awards Book of Designs.
This annual competition recognizes, honors and promotes legendary design visionaries and uncovers emerging talents in Architecture, Interior, Product, Graphic and Fashion Design on global level.
The members of the jury included Alice Blackwood Editor, Design Quarterly,Kahi Lee - Host, HGTV's "Design on a Dime", Style Network's "My Celebrity Home", Melissa Sterry - Inte...