The second edition of the Kohler Bold Design Awards 2018 was celebrated in a grand ceremony held at the iconic The Royal Opera House, Mumbai. The coveted Golden Pencil recognised trailblazing new designs and innovative projects from a design, aesthetic, sustainability and conservation perspective across several categories.
While the crème de la crème from design and architecture fraternity graced the red carpet, the prestigious jury comprising of design stalwarts such as Fabio Novembre, Paola Navone Abha Narain Lambah, Chitra Vishwanath, Jimmy Lim, Kamal Malik, Pankaj Vir Gupta, Shahrukh Mistry and Sunita Kohli marked their presence to commemorate the fabulous evening!
Here are the winners…John Michael Kohler Lifetime Achievement Award: Raj Rewal, Commercial: Smaran Mallesh, Hospitality: Ketan Jawdekar, Residential: Saurabh Pradeep Malpani Verendra Wakhloo Public Institution Dhananjay Shinde Karan Grover, Retail: Krishnan Parvez Architects Rebuild & Revive Studio Lotus + GPL Design Studio Swarup Dutta, Community: Harmony Abin Chaudhuri, Environmental Conscious Tony Joseph, Material & Skill Adaptation: Samir Raut The Big Idea, Sanjay Puri. Website: www.kbda.asia