The Smithsonian’s Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum will celebrate outstanding achievement in design this fall with its 11th annual National Design Awards program. Yesterday, Cooper-Hewitt Director Bill Moggridge announced the winners and finalists of the 2010 National Design Awards, which recognize excellence across a variety of disciplines. The Award recipients will be honored at a gala dinner Thursday, Oct. 14, at Cipriani 42nd Street in New York. First Lady Michelle Obama serves as the Honorary Patron for this year’s National Design Awards. See the winners after the break.
Lifetime Achievement / Jane Thompson:
Corporate and Institutional Achievement / U.S. Green Building Council:
Architecture Design / KieranTimberlake:
Interior Design / William Sofield:
Landscape Design / James Corner Field Operations:
For the complete list of winners and finalists, click here.