The 2020 International Design Awards (IDA) receives entries exhibiting the highest design standards in its 14-year history

The International Design Awards (IDA) exist to recognize, celebrate and promote legendary design visionaries and to uncover emerging talent in Architecture, Interior, Product, Graphic and Fashion Design.

Los Angeles, United States – Each year architects, interior designers, product designers, graphic designers, and fashion designers are invited to submit their work for the IDA design competition in order to gain worldwide exposure and enter one of the most respected and prestigious global design awards.

The IDA jury saw entries exhibiting the highest current design standards across the five Award disciplines Architecture, Interior, Product, Graphic, and Fashion Design and evaluated submissions from more than 80 countries. Each design entry was evaluated by the professional IDA Jury panel on its own merit.

Among thousands of entries, the jury was able to score and select some of the best and most innovative designs as the main winners of IDA. The Architecture discipline award was handed to One Sino Park by lead designer Qun Wen. The project highlights relationships between architecture, nature, society, and the people of Chongqing, thus enhancing the spatial experience of the building’s visitors through a design-oriented rethinking of modern lifestyles.

By: Russel Carr

Lotus Evija by Russel Carr received the Product

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Hestan Secures Three Design and Innovation Awards

ANAHEIM, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Hestan—the brand celebrated for bringing the award-winning innovations of its commercial appliances to the home kitchen—is proud to announce its three latest accolades, two GOOD DESIGN® Awards for the 48-Inch Dual Fuel Range and Ensemble Refrigeration Suites™, and a 2021 BIG Innovation Award!

Presented by the Chicago Athenaeum and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies, the GOOD DESIGN® Awards honor the leading and best contemporary designs manufactured in Europe, Asia, Africa, and North and South America. The 48-Inch Dual Fuel Range and Ensemble Refrigeration Suites™ were selected by a jury of international specialists and design experts, and recognized among 900 of the best new products and graphic designs from over 48 nations.

Hestan 48-Inch Dual Fuel Ranges first made their debut at the Kitchen and Bath Industry Show (KBIS) in 2019. Featuring the commercially-inspired Hestan details, including the Marquise Accented™ handles—with the industry-first MarquiseDisplay™ conveniently inset right into the handles—control panel and commercial grade end caps, patented heavy-duty cast-iron grates, and high-performance dual-flow burner system, the 48-Inch Dual Fuel Ranges marry exceptional performance with innovative design.

The modular Hestan Ensemble Refrigeration Suites™ meld refrigeration, frozen goods and wine storage

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