Last night, the Design Museum’s Design Award for Design of the Year was announced at an awards ceremony in London. The winner of this year’s Design of the Year went to British studio Barber Osgerby for their design of the London 2012 Olympic Torch.
Winning designs were also announced by category:
London 2012 Velodrome, UK
Microsoft Kinect for Xbox 360 and Kinect SDK
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Issey Miyake Design Studio Tokyo, Japan
London 2012 Olympic Torch
Edward Barber and Jay Osgerby
Commissioned by the London Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games (LOCOG)
Redesign for the Emergency Ambulance
Helen Hamlyn Centre for Design and Vehicle Design Department Royal College of Art
All of these designs are showcased at the Design Museum in London until 4 July, so check them out before they go away!
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