Elle Décor-Sponsored Contest Won by FIDM Interior Design Students

A team of three FIDM Interior Design school Students won first place in the “Legends of La Cienega: Celebrate Hollywood” Student Design Competition, sponsored by Elle Décor magazine. The contest required entrants to design a room in a residential or commercial space that represented their contemporary vision for a film or TV series. With their entry “Mirror Mirror,” FIDM Students Mark Griffin, Olivia Sibert, and Maelee Lungren gave a modern spin to Snow White... Read More

Kengo Kuma Wins Design Competition for Victoria and Albert Museum’s Outpost in Dundee

DUNDEE (November 03, 2010) – The Japanese architectural practice Kengo Kuma & Associates has been named the winner of the design competition for the Victoria and Albert (V&A) Museum Building in Dundee, Scotland. Kengo Kuma led one of six proposals shortlisted in an international competition to find a design team to develop a landmark building that will house the V&A at Dundee and form an inspiring anchor for Dundee’s waterfront. ‘We were delighted... Read More

Naperville, IL Announces Logo Design Contest for its Smart Grid Initiative

NAPERVILLE, ILL. (November 02, 2010) – The City of Naperville is has announced a design contest for budding artists and designers to create the Naperville Smart Grid Initiative logo. Entries are being accepted now through Wednesday, December 1, 2010. The smart grid initiative is an investment in Naperville’s city-owned utility to modernize the electric grid using the latest digital technology to increase reliability, reduce operating costs, improve efficiency and reduce... Read More