2018 RED Awards

The Illinois Chapter of the International Interior Design Association is pleased to announce that 117 submissions were entered for the 6th Annual Recognizing Exemplary Design Awards. That is our highest number of submissions to date, and we could not be more thrilled by the participation and support of our program and Association. The winners were announced at the RED Awards ceremony on Thursday, May 10, 2018 at Venue SIX10. It was truly an evening to Recognize Exemplary Design with 13 awards given to 8 design firms and 2 students.

Click here to view the award winning images!

2018 RED Awards Winners

BEST OF SHOW & CONTRACT 10,000-50,000 SF
Firm Name: Perkins+Will
Category: Contract 10,000-50,000 SF
Client Name: Water Street Healthcare Partners

CONTRACT <10,000 SF
Firm Name: Eastlake Studio
Category: Contract <10,000 SF
Client Name: One South Dearborn Tenant Lounge

CONTRACT >50,000 SF
Firm Name: CannonDesign
Category: Contract >50,000 SF
Client Name: Echo Global Logistics, Headquarters Expansion

EDUCATIONAL
Firm Name: Sarah Kuchar Studio
Category: Educational
Client Name: Codeverse

HEALTHCARE 
Firm Name: HDR | Gensler, in association with CWA & EGG Office
Category: Healthcare
Client Name: Shirley Ryan AbilityLab

HOSPITALITY
Firm Name: 555 International
Category: Hospitality
Client Name: Roister

MULTI-UNIT HOUSING
Firm Name: GREC Architects
Category: Mutli-Unit Housing
Client Name: Gerding Edlen

RESIDENTIAL
Firm Name: Sarah Kuchar Studio
Category: Residential
Client Name: Lakeview East Residence

RETAIL
Firm Name: SOM
Category: Retail
Client Name: Optimo

PEOPLE’S CHOICE
Firm Name: Eastlake Studio
Category: Contract 10,000-50,000 SF
Client Name: ActiveCampaign

MICHELLE ROBERTS STUDENT AWARD
Firm Name: Wenhan Zhang, Columbia College Chicago
Category: Michelle Roberts Student Award
Client Name: Tea Zone

MICHELLE ROBERTS STUDENT AWARD HONORABLE MENTION
Firm Name: Emily Anderson, Columbia College Chicago
Category: Michelle Roberts Student Award
Client Name: The Keeler

To view the historical list of RED Awards winners, click here!