LA Design Festival Awards

The LA Design Festival awards outstanding creative talent.

Now accepting submissions for 2019 LA Design Festival Awards.



Ruth e. carter | 2018

The ICON recognizes iconic women who have made an indelible mark on Los Angeles, culture, and society in general through their work, character, and creative leadership. Ruth E. Carter is the recipient of the 2018 ICON award.

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Get It Girl collective, poketo, sing sing studio, wrk-shp | 2018

The EDGE recognizes emerging LA talent. We proudly celebrate 2018 honorees Get It Girl Collective, Poketo, Sing Sing Studio, and wrk-shp.

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Andrea cadioli | 2018

In 2018, the LA Design Festival announces the RISE award recognizing students and recent graduates for their outstanding work. All local design schools were invited to participate. This year's inaugural honoree is Andrea Cadioli (M.Arch, SCI-Arc).