[CHI17]

2017 Chicago Design Awards

spaces, objects, visual, graphic, digital & experience design, design champion, best studio & best start-up, plus over 40 specialist categories

accelerate transformation, celebrate courage, growing demand for design

Key Dates

1 April 2017 - Launch Event
6 June 2017 - Standard Deadline
29 October 2017 - Final Deadline
30 October 2017 - Judging
6 November 2017 - Rating Closes
7 November 2017 - Winners Announced

Wayfinding

This award celebrates creative and innovative design in the ways people orient themselves in physical space, and navigate from place to place. Consideration given to signage and other graphic communication, clues in the building's spatial grammar, logical space planning, audible communication, tactile elements and provision for special-needs users.


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Nominations in Category

2017 WINNERS ANNOUNCED

Best of the best

Winners list