Cooper-Hewitt is ramping up for the National Design Awards again, first by announcing their esteemed judges:
Stephen Burks, Readymade Projects
Caterina Fake, Flickr
Michael Gabellini, Gabellini Sheppard Associates
Tim Gunn, Chief Creative Director, Liz Claiborne
Reed Kroloff, Dean of Tulane University School of Architecture
Yeohlee Teng, Yeohlee Inc.
James Wines, Founder of SITE and Professor of Architecture at Penn State University
The jury will appear on a panel on May 16, 2007, 6:30 pm to discuss the selection process and awards theme: “State of Design Now.” The panel will be broadcast live on the NDA site. The Awards themselves, one of our favorite events to cover, will be on October 18, 2007, during National Design Week (October 14-20).