The IIDA, along with BMW Group DesignworksUSA, have announced that the 2011 Global Excellence Awards is now open for submissions. This global design competition highlights outstanding originality and excellence in the creation of international interior design and architecture projects.
Winners will be awarded in ten distinct categories, as well as two honorable mentions, and one Global Excellence “Best of Competition” winner will be selected to receive an original, one-of-a-kind crystal award created by Swarovski. The winners will be announced at a special presentation during Maison&Objet, January 21, 2012 in Paris, France.
Submissions will be judged on originality of design and appropriateness of the design solution and the successful integration of design elements. A prestigious, international panel of judges will select the winning design firms and their projects. The entry deadline is November 18, 2011.