Best of the Best: Congratulations to the 2019 Best Design Awards winners
DINZ Best Awards are a celebration of Aotearoa design, with over 1200 entries nominated from across nine categories from New Zealand and Australia.
The Black Pin is the Institute’s highest honour. Celebrating individuals who have made a significant achievement in the field of design both nationally and internationally; demonstrating a combination of leadership, vision, creativity and skill. This year saw three Black Pins awarded;
John Britten Black Pin – Clive Fugill
DINZ Black Pin for Outstanding Achievement – Annie Dow (Learn more about Annie in our podcast here).
Value of Design Black Pin – Fisher & Paykel Healthcare
DA wishes all the winners our heartfelt congratulations, below is a list of the Purple and Gold awards from the Graphic category, check out the full list of winners and finalists here.
Purple Pin Graphic Category
Klim Type Foundry Heldane
Stuart Geddes & Žiga Testen Studio Making Faces—A jewellery playbook
Round Workaround — Women design action
Ken Khun Aupuni Mō‘ī o Hawai‘i / Kingdom of Hawai‘i
Jungie Choi Han
Wayne Shih New Zealand Mapping Service
Sonia Mijatov Sammie
Georgie Andrews, Mimi Seagar Objection
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