The Innovation Award Architecture Textiles Objects will be presented during the fair in the ‘Let’s talk about …’ lecture area in the foyer of Halls 5.1/6.1 at 17.30 hrs on 12 January 2012.
The Innovation Award Architecture Textiles Objects underscores the importance of the architectural quality of textile products and interior-design solutions. Heimtextil has been organizing this competition for the eighth time in cooperation with AIT and xia architecture magazines. The Award is given for products and concepts distinguished by creative and technical excellence. The Innovation Award Architecture Textiles Objects aimes at architects, interior architects and designers, industrial companies and processors of textile products, contract textiles and interior solutions (ceiling / wall / floor / furniture / dividing walls and sun-protection systems). Manufacturers and designers can enter products from the technical sphere or project-related solutions using textiles. For the first time this year, the new category Sustainability will be evaluated as well. The winners are selected by a jury of renowned architects, interior architects and designers. The award-winning products or solutions will be on show in a special exhibition in the foyer of Hall 4.1 throughout the fair.