Eight winners were honored at the Carpet Design Awards during Domotex 2023. Winners were selected by a jury of experts from the design and carpet industry.
The award winners are considered exceptional examples in the industry that combine design, quality and craftsmanship. In addition to the selection criteria of design and design concept, material, execution, structure and quality, the jury also paid attention to the aspects of sustainability and branding.
“The awards are really important for the market as they offer an invaluable window into the designs, trends and techniques of a particular time," said Jamie Metrick, managing director of Elte.
Best Studio Artist Design | Original small scale production design from an artist or designer
Omaggio a Maria Lai: Legarsi alla montagna, Joias | Tortolì (IT)
Best Modern Design Superior | Original contemporary designs showing optimum use of materials
AAD...Enclosure of Life, Saraswati Global Pvt ltd | Jaipur, India
Best Modern Design Deluxe | Original contemporary design showing optimum use of materials
Green Agate ltd., Ashtari Carpets bvba | Antwerp, Belgium
Best Transitional Design | A new rug that interprets traditional designs for a contemporary audience
Talisman Hand-knotted, Wendy Morrison Design | Musselburgh, United Kingdom
Best Flatweave Design | Original rug design demonstrating the flatweave technique
Tulu, Manglam Arts | Jaipur, India
Best Collection | Contemporary Traditional or Transitional design collections demonstrating a common theme
Trails Collection by Sebastian Herkner, M2Rugs | Hamburg, Germany
Best Interior | A high-end customization project or rug installation represented by high-quality images
Emily Forgot - Modular (Amity), FLOOR_STORY | London, United Kingdom
Sustainability Award | A rug that is produced with a low carbon footprint or/and that incorporates ethical practices
Taufa, Jaipur Rugs | Jaipur, India