Category winners announced
The winning entries in each category of the Brit Insurance Design Awards 2009, awarded to the most progressive and forward thinking designs from the past 12 months, are: New Oslo Opera House for Architecture, Vogue Italia: A Black Issue for Fashion, MYTO chair for the Furniture category, and the Graphics category is awarded to the Barack Obama Poster. Interactive goes to Make Magazine, Magno Wooden Radio wins Product and the Transport winner is Colombiaâ€™s Line-J Medellin Metro Cable.
The winning entries represent a snapshot of contemporary design and demonstrate the role that design plays at a global level. The seven winning designs will now contend for the accolade of Brit Insurance Design Award 2009, to be revealed at an awards dinner hosted by Channel 4 design presenter Naomi Cleaver, at the Design Museum on 18 March.
23rd February 2009