Congratulations to the Winners of the 2013 Iron Designs’ Challenge! At the beginning of April, Iron Age Designs challenged you to design a winning site furnishing family consisting of a bollard, bench, and a bin. From among the 77 design submissions, a group of the Top 10 Finalists were selected. It is now with great excitement that we announce the winners of the 2013 Iron Age Designs’ Challenge. And the winners are…
Congratulations to our grand prize winner, John Newman, for the Xanthorrrhoea australis – inspired design. He will be taking home a $1500 check and 3% commission on all sales for 10 years. Yup, his design will go into production! We will follow the process through production and look forward to seeing it in a plaza, park, or campus near you.
Congratulations to Katarzyna Malarek for winning the Student Award. She will be receiving a $500 scholarship courtesy of Iron Age Designs.
Marla Cirino and Anwar Morales take home the People’s Choice award for their design, Formato.
Here are the runner ups from among the Top 10 Finalists:
Sen Masahiro Inoue
Orbit Graham Taylor
Waves & Stripes Marta Warminska
Again, we want give a BIG thank you to all the designers that submitted their designs. We had a great turn out and plan to make this an annual competition, so stay tuned for next year. Who knows, the next time you go to sit down, it might be on your bench!Published in