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Spark Spring Product & Concept Design Winners Announced

Professional & Student Winners Show Off Impressive 2017 Work
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SAN FRANCISCOJuly 5, 2017PRLog — The Spark Awards concluded its 11th annual competition for Products and Concepts. Founder Peter Kuchnicki described this year’s work as “Sublime stuff! The jury reviewed hundreds of pieces, debating each entry during a very long day. We congratulate all the Winners and Finalists!” Outstanding work received the highest accolade—the SPARK! Award, with 7 designs reaching that coveted level.

Student Design

Design Name Award Design Lead Organization
Oil Mixing Stopper Spark! Park Seonghyeon Hannam University
OOINO Spark! Jae Young Kim Chonbuk National University
Soom B Spark! KyeogHun Park Korea Design Membership
WATHIELD Spark! Ming Sheng Shih National Taipei University of Technology
Beginning Gold Jiyeun Park Hoseo University
Blink Gold Belfug Sener Middle East Technical University
Boxaw Gold Seung Hyun Sung Sangmyung University
Flex Gold Elaheh Tassavor Academy of Art University
Grass Manager Gold Lee Donghun Korea Design Membership Busan
Han-sip Gold Mira Kim Samsung Art & Design Institute
Ball-tab Silver So Young Kim Hoseo University
CCTV for Humans & Birds Silver Hoseong Yu Jeonju University
Crescent Sport Headset Silver Hongchao Zhou Guangdong Polytechnic Normal University
Rescue Shield Silver Jae An Lee Hoseo University
SPACKER Silver Kim JiWan Hoseo University
Tone and Tune Silver Sohn JeongHwan SADI
Air Hoshi Bronze Gyeong-Min Park Hanyang University
Buggie Bronze Shiyu Guo Academy of Art University
Compression Closet Bronze Seonghwan Hong Konkuk University
Hydro Buoy Bronze Sung Uk Jo Cheongju University
Protect Bee Bronze Wanki Kim Hannam University
Raised-spot Escalator Bronze Jihee Han Korea Design Membership
RUKI Bronze Wei-Chun Lin Tunghai University
Saving & Recycling Water Bronze Hoseong Yu Jeonju University


Professional Design

Design Name Award Design Lead Organization
Bobrick PRIVADA Spark! Dan Harden Whipsaw, Inc
TAPOLE Eyeglasses Spark! Ding Dong Tapole Co.,Ltd
Google Home Gold Google Design Team Google
TP-Link Quarter Camera Gold Dan Harden Whipsaw, Inc
CAAVO Remote Silver Yoshikazu Hoshino NewDealDesign
Mr Pip’s Double Cross Silver Denny Liao Pip Tompkin Design
Lumec Luminaires Silver Philips Lighting Design Philips Lighting
Tascent InSight One Silver Dan Harden Whipsaw, Inc
2 in 1 Salt & Pepper Shaker Bronze Sahar Madanat Sahar Madanat Design Studio
Dell Wireless 360 Speaker Bronze Joseph Jasinski Dell Inc.
LeanRite Office Chair Bronze Jonathan Sheinkop Ergo Impact, LLC
Air Cube Concept Spark! Chajoong Kim LG / UNIST
2ToTango Concept Gold Design Team LUNAR
Let In Clear Concept Gold Chajoong Kim UNIST
Felcana Helix Concept Silver Paul Scrase Felcana & Precipice
AGH250V Concept Bronze Kwangmin Cho A+IL / UNIST


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2016 Winners Announced
Dateline: November, 2016, San Francisco

 2016 Fall Student  Winners
Design Award Lead Designer Organization
Dolimy Bronze Sung Su Park Tongmyong University
Ess-Emerald Silver Mojtaba Raeisi TU Delft
FLEXI Apartment Silver Felix Jung Hwan Choi Art Center College of Design
Frea Bronze Ziqi Wang Art Center College of Design
Guardrail System Silver Kim keun-young Jeju National University
Heart Beat Doppler Gold Hyunhoo Lee Kyonggi University
iball Code Teaching Aid Spark! Special Mention Jowang Kim Jeju National University
Innerbloom Silver Bruno Sicilia Savannah College of Art and Design
Johnny’s Fine Foods Bronze Samyukkta Murali Savannah College of Art and Design
Only 4 You Bottle Bronze Dahye Jang Jeju National University
Piko Measure Silver Marc Saboya Feliu Umea Insitute of design
P-Ruler Gold Yu-Chung Chang Birmingham City University
Silicon Magnetic Bulb Bronze Jaedeok Kim Jeju National University
Spin Blender Bronze PARK DEOK SHIN Seoul Theological University
TANG Bronze Jung Myeongha Samsung Art and Design Institute
TEE RENEW Gold Jiyun Rim California College of the Arts
The Hong Kong Project Bronze Design Team Savannah College of Art and Design
The Pulse of Learning Bronze Kelsey Meden Savannah College of Art and Design
Umbrella hanger Bronze SOHYUN LEE Incheon National University
Warning triangle Spark! Soonkyu Kwon Hanyang University

2016 Fall Professional Winners

Design Category Award Organization Lead Designer
All That Remains Comm. Gold Hirasuna Editorial Kit Hinrichs
Long May She Wave Postcards Comm. Silver PotterStyle Kit Hinrichs
ORI Comm. Spark! ORI Yves Behar
Rivella Comm. Spark! Rivella Yves Behar
The Sappi Standard 6 Comm. Silver Sappi Paper North America Kit Hinrichs
Viant Comm. Silver Viant Yves Behar
Zolt Comm. Bronze Zolt Yves Behar
Audiowear Concept Gold Nytec Product Innovation Center Vince Ball
BabyKing Concept Spark! Disegno T9 of UNIST & LG Electronics Yunwoo Jeong
NEST Concept Bronze OPENPLUS/atelab, UNIST Kwangmin Cho
Plant Diary Concept Bronze UNIST Subin Kim
Sea-Cat Vol.2 Concept Silver Disegno T9 of UNIST Yunwoo Jeong
Time Machine Concept Silver Autodesk/LUNAR Carl Bass
Advocate Lutheran Hospital Experience Silver Philips Design Team
Health Pediatric Fluoroscopy Experience Bronze Philips Design Team
Islands Experience Gold dan pearlman Erlebnisarchitektur Kieran Stanley
Invisia Collection Health Silver HealthCraft Products Inc. Sunil Achia
Silk Primax Health Gold Signia Thomas Lotter
Cafe Tray MAKR Bronze Day-Studios Jeff Day
sonoGROTTO MAKR Spark! Kuth/Ranieri Architects Byron Kuth
KYUNGOKGO Package Bronze KwangdongPharm.,Ltd. Design Team
Prestige Bottle Package Silver PepsiCo Design & Innovation Design Team
Fitbit Charge 2 Product Gold Fitbit, Inc. Gadi Amit
Google Daydream View Product Spark! Google Inc. Design Team
Mr. GO! LED Lantern Product Bronze Koncept Inc. Kenneth Ng
Philips Gardco SoftView Luminaires Product Gold Philips Lighting Design Team
Powerwall 2 Product Gold Tesla Franz von Holzhausen
Shell Child Carriers Product Silver Anvil Studios, Inc. Treasure Hinds
STREEM Collection Product Bronze Tuna Ofis Karim Rashid
Thread Product Silver Steelcase Design Team
Time Machine PROTO Spark! Autodesk/LUNAR Carl Bass
ETiCCS Social Cause Bronze SAP SE Michaela Epp
HIV Prevention Software Social Cause Silver TeachAIDS Piya Sorcar
SPRING Accelerator Social Cause Gold SPRING Accelerator Yves Behar
350 Mission Street Space Spark! Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP Steven Sobel
Agile Corporation HQ Tower Space Gold Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP Michael Duncan
Breeze Frankfurter Hof Space Bronze Eight Inc Markus Nonn
Grace Assembly of God Church Space Spark! Limelight Atelier Melvyn Law
KCI. Group Headquarters Offices Space Spark! Chain 10 Urban Space Design Keng Fu Lotter
Meteor Cinema Space Gold One Plus Partnership Limited Ajax Ling Kit & Virginia Lung
Origami Space Definition Space Bronze Kris Lin International Design Kris Lin
prizeotel Hannover City Space Gold prizeotel Karim Rashid
Times Ocean Club House Space Silver Kris Lin International Design Kris Lin
Triple Reuse Space Silver Hong Kong Trade Development Council Jason Cheung
Urban Innovation Centre Space Bronze Eight Inc. Tim Kobe
Xiao Guan Tea Retail Store Space Silver Eight Inc. Tim Kobe
BMW 2002 Hommage Transport Bronze BMW Group Design Team
BMW R nineT Scrambler Transport Bronze BMW Group Design Team
BMW VISION NEXT 100 Transport Gold BMW Group Design Team
Fuji Transonic Transport Bronze Anvil Studios, Inc Greg Janky
Model 3 Transport Gold Tesla Franz von Holzhausen
Motorrad VISION NEXT 100 Transport Spark! BMW Group Design Team
URB-E Transport Bronze URBAN626 Grant Delgatty
Lumos Helmet Wear Silver Lumos Helmet Eu-wen Ding
WOVNS: Textiles on Demand Wear Spark! WOVNS Dena Molnar


Earlier Press Releases

AMA Sparks >HERE    
December 3, 2014-Shenzhen: Spark Concept Winners Announced >HERE
November 8, 2014-Los Angeles: Spark Pro Winners Announced >HERE
May 1, 2014-New York: Spark’s New Asian Partners >HERE
April 1, 2014-New York: Spark Student Deadline April 15 >HERE
February 28, 2014-San Francisco: Spark Toasts Winners At Annual Celebration >HERE
February 25, 2014-New York: Spark Launches 8X8X8 >HERE

December 1, 2013-Shenzhen: Spark Exhibition Opens at China International Design Fair >HERE
November 15, 2013-San Francisco: Largest Spark Awards Ever >HERE
October 1, 2013-New York: Alert to Mobility Designers >HERE
September 23, 2013-New York: Final Deadlines Approach >HERE
September 10, 2013-Hong Kong: Spark Begins 3rd Quarter >HERE
August 1, 2013-Los Angeles: Gensler Hosts Spark Juries >HERE

July 25, 2013-New York: Spring Semester Finalists Announced >HERE
June 26, 2013-New York: Spark>Experience Launched >HERE

May 31, 2013-New York: Spark>App Jury Announced >HERE
May 30, 2013-New York: Spark>Spaces Jury Announced 
March 28, 2013-New York: 2013 Spark>Product Design Awards Call For Entry >HERE

March 21, 2013- New York: 2013 Spark Communication Award Launch >HERE
February 24, 2013-San Francisco: 2012 Winners & AllSparks Celebrate >HERE
February 23, 2013-New York: Spark>Concept & Student Awards Launches >HERE

December 31, 2012-New York: Spark Design Awards Announce Exciting 2013 Schedule >HERE
November 19, 2012-San Francisco: Spark:Concept Winners >HERE
November 16, 2012-San Francisco: Spark:Spaces Winners >HERE
November 15, 2012-San Francisco: Spark:Communications Winners >HERE
November 14, 2012-San Francisco: Spark:Product Winners >HERE
September 30, 2012-New York: Design Firms Wonder >HERE
September 29, 2012-New York: Gadgets & Gizmos >HERE
August 20, 2012-New York: Spark:Competitions In Home Stretch >HERE
July 17, 2012-New York: Early Spark Entries Announced. Designers Design, Sparks Fly >HERE
June 26, 2012-New York: Spark:Spaces Takes Off. New Design Competition Looks For Best Built >HERE
June 12, 2012-New York: Concept Competition Searches For Super Stuff >HERE
May 24, 2012-New York: Great New Communications Design Competition Debuts >HERE
May 22, 2012-New York: Product Design Competition Debuts >HERE
April 24, 2012-New York: Announcing New Spark Awards For Green Transportation >HERE
April 18, 2012 New York: Spark Awards Begin New Era >HERE


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