Awards

We are currently accepting nominations for the 2018 LA Design Festival Awards! Click for details. Deadline to submit: March 1, 2018


Louise Sandhaus, 2017 ICON Award Recipient

Louise Sandhaus, 2017 ICON Award Recipient

ICON

The ICON award recognizes a bold woman for her outstanding contributions to the design industry. Honorees are key influencers in their professional field. LA Design Festival created this award to recognize iconic women who have made an indelible mark on Los Angeles, culture, and society in general through their work, their character, and creative leadership. Designer, educator, and author Louise Sandhaus will be the recipient of the 2017 ICON award.

 

Past Recipients

Deborah Weintraub
2016 ICON Award Recipient

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Mia Lehrer
2015 ICON Award Recipient

 

Gere Kavanaugh
2014 ICON Award Recipient

Deborah Sussman
2013 ICON Award Recipient


EDGE

In 2016, LA Design Festival created the EDGE award recognizing emerging talent. In 2017, we are proud to honor Tuesday Bassen, Lauren Halsey, and Jihan Zencirli with the EDGE awards.

 

Past Recipient

Ceramicist Victoria Morris receives the inaugural EDGE award.

Ceramicist Victoria Morris receives the inaugural EDGE award.


RISE

In 2018, the LA Design Festival will recognize the achievements of today's top design students with the RISE award. Stay tuned!