Winners from the Czech Grand Design awards on March 20th 2016

The annual Czech Grand Design awards were held in Prague this past weekend; it was a dazzling affair held at the State Theater, where designers of all calibre and category competed in nine different categories in the Czech fields of design. Though there were only nine categories, eleven awards were handed out:

1. Designer of the Year – the Award of the Ministry of Culture of the Czech Republic – Olgoj Chorchoj – collection of lights TIM (BOMMA), pocket knives Pocket (Mikov)

1 Designer of the year - Olgoj Chorchoj

2. Fashion Designer of the Year – Liběna Rochová – Clothing Score

2. Fashion Designer of the year & Grand Designer of the year Libena R

3. Jewellery Designer of the Year – Helena Lukášová – You Are What You Wish For (created for Denisa Nova’s A/W15 collection)


4. Graphic Designer of the Year -Tomáš Brousil, Petra Dočekalová, Zuzana Lednická and

Radek Sidun / projekt TYPO 9010 – Czech digitized fonts 1990-2010 (ed. BiggBoss)

5. Photographer of the Year – BoysPlayNice – Photograph Nejen Bistro (Mar.s Architects), House for Marketa (Mjölk architekti), Gran Fierro (Formafatal), Škoda Superb (Dolce Vita), produktové fotografie kolekce brýlí Collection

6. Showroom of the Year -Nanovo – opening a new store and its overall concept

6.Showroom of the year - Nanovo

7. Producer of the Year – Award for Industrial Design from Ministry of Industry and Trade of the Czech Republic – Mikov – collection of pocket knives “Pocket” (Olgoj Chorchoj)

8. Discovery of the Year – Markéta Držmíšková a Petr Hák – porcelain collection and storage system “Sequence”

8.Discovery of the year - Markéta Držmíšková a Petr Hák

9. Hall of Fame – Professor Borek Sipek, in memoriam. The award was accepted by his sons


10. Public Award – Belda Factory – jewellery collection Czech Paradise

11. Grand Designer of the Year – Liběna Rochová

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