PSFK Visits The Australian International Design Awards
An exhibit at Sydney's Powerhouse Museum displays some of Australia's most innovative designs of 2010.
PSFK recently visited the Australian International Design Awards at Sydney’s Powerhouse Museum viewing some of Australia’s most innovative designs of 2010. Of the 177 entries, judges looked for quality, aesthetics, ease of use, functionality, user experience and environmental impact; noting that the most successful designs were well executed yet simple ideas.
Taking the top prize this year, Howard Wright Limited’s M8 Intensive Care bed seeks to improve conditions within a modern intensive care ward by allowing numerous medical procedures to be performed without moving the patient from the bed;