industry insider | May 11, 2017 |
Deborah Berke, Susan Szenasy take home National Design Awards
Boh staff
By STAFF

Cooper Hewitt named the winners of its 2017 National Design Awards, with Deborah Berke Partners taking top honors in the interior design category, Metropolis publisher and editor in chief Susan S. Szenasy earning the Director’s Award, and Surfacedesign taking home the prize for landscape architecture. Hartmut Esslinger is being honored with the Lifetime Achievement Award. 

Last year's National Design Awards Gala; this year's will be celebrated October 19 at the museum's Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden
Last year's National Design Awards Gala; this year's will be celebrated October 19 at the museum's Arthur Ross Terrace and Garden.

Check out the full roster of this year’s winners: 

LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT
Hartmut Esslinger

DIRECTOR’S AWARD
Susan S. Szenasy

DESIGN MIND
Craig L. Wilkins

CORPORATE & INSTITUTIONAL ACHIEVEMENT 
Design Trust for Public Space

ARCHITECTURE DESIGN
MASS Design Group

COMMUNICATION DESIGN
Jennifer Morla of Morla Design

FASHION DESIGN
Slow and Steady Wins the Race

INTERACTION DESIGN
Stamen Design

INTERIOR DESIGN
Deborah Berke Partners

LANDSCAPE ARCHITECTURE
Surfacedesign

PRODUCT DESIGN
Joe Doucet

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