Kohler Bold Design Awards: The Categories

SEP 8, 2016 | By Nupur Ashok Sarvaiya
CLOCKWISE, FROM LEFT Kohler Bold Design Awards 2016 will celebrate architects for their excellent interior and/or exterior design.
The Kohler Bold Design Awards have been envisioned with one simple credo – to decorate the innovative and the inspirational, the simple and the superlative. We are calling out entries for sterling designs and stellar talents across categories –The Extraordinaries, The Visionaries, Master Patron and Lifetime Achievement. Below are the details of the various sections:
This category recognises the movers and shakers who are shaping India’s infrastructure and are the creative stimulus of interior design (either completed projects and/or projects on paper).
Rebuild & Revive
Thoughtfully transformed spaces for either public or private use that were once abandoned structures.
Community Harmony
Establishments that harmonise design and philanthropy: Finished, functional and practical projects of public infrastructure like community toilets, parks, museums, bus stops, railways stations, etc.
The Big Idea
Professionals to submit their dream concepts/projects on paper, which were created by them earlier but were not executed and deserve implementation.
Bold Luxury
Home projects (interior and exterior) that take the idea of luxury and sophisticated living to stately heights.
To applaud those who are revitalising the design world with their sharp acumen and completed projects or concepts supported by excellent interior and/or exterior
Mavens who can infatuate with exceptionally designed office spaces, malls etc.
Apartments, villas, farmhouses and holiday homes that lull you with decadent living.
Extraordinary stores, spas and salons that help de-stress in a super luxurious ambience.
Luxury hotels, restaurants, pubs and bars reflective of modern interiors and enhanced with exquisite details.
Public Institution
Schools, clubs, auditoriums etc. that redefine conventional design with modern upgradation.
This category is for professionals who want to reward their equally creative clients. These are the projects that were fulfilled because the client gave the architect the freedom and the liberty to complete it. They were essentially, dream clients
This category recognises, accolades and applaudes a noteworthy personality from the architecture and design community. Someone who is a legend in the field and is known for their tireless, genius, noteworthy contributions. This Special Merit Award is presented by vote of the distinguished Jury and it is not open for public nomination.
All winners will be felicitated at a special awards ceremony, and their winning designs will also be showcased at India Design ID 2017.
Hurry! Last date for submitting entries is September 20, 2016.
Also read: All about Kohler Bold Design Awards and why you must participate