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XXII Compasso d'Oro: the Winners
 

XXII Compasso d'Oro: the Winners

Prizes for the best products, services, studies and research projects from 2008-2010.

 

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The Compasso d'Oro Award, founded by la Rinascente in 1954 based on an idea by Gio Ponti and later handed over to ADI (Industrial Design Association), celebrated its 22nd edition this year, awarding prizes to the best products, services, studies and research projects from 2008-2010. The ceremony took place on July 12, 2011 at MACRO's Testaccio branch in Rome, la Pelanda.

Click here to read the complete report (in Italian)

The prize rules, which have been well-established since the 19th edition, call for a short-list selection made ??by the Permanent Design Observatory made up of industry experts who monitor the situation in Italian design. The results are included in the ADI Design Index annual volumes. The international jury appointed by ADI makes their choices only from among the projects published in the Index.

Presided over by Arturo Dell'Acqua Bellavitis (Italy) and including Chantal Clavier Hamaide (France), Umberto Croppi (Italy), Guto Indio Da Costa (Brazil), Pierre Keller (Switzerland), Cecilie Manz (Denmark), Clive Roux (USA) and Shiling Zheng (China), this year's jury awarded 19 product prizes, 9 career awards, 3 international awards and 1 special award presented directly by the ADI Executive Committee. In addition, a special committee awarded 3 Targa Giovani prizes to design school students.

Ingo, Piero e l’Uovo
 

Ingo, Piero e l’Uovo

An installation created by Ingo Maurer for the Fondazione Cassa di Risparmio della Spezia has been conceived as a homage to the renaissance master of light, Piero della Francesca.

 

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Waterfront project by b720 for Porto Alegre
 

Waterfront project by b720 for Porto Alegre

The large-scale revitalization for a 2.5-km stretch of waterfront in the city's dock area will be completed in time for the 2014 World Cup.

 

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ADI Design Index 2011

The book that presents the best of Italian design and constitutes the shortlist for the ADI Compasso d'Oro Award, now appears in a new format.

 

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