GoDubai
  
  
  
  
Citylife > Press Release
  Home Contact us Add to Favourites
Most Recent Postings
More Press Releses
Featured Sections

Event Finder
A daily roundup of exhibitions, promotions and other events in Dubai and the rest of the Emirates.
Submit an Event
Latest Dubai Press Releases >>

 
  Share

Total prize of US $100,000 clinched by leading UAE designers across four design categories

Dubai, UAE: 12 October 2017:  LG Electronics (LG) announced its official “Techorator” winners of the first-ever Signage Design competition for innovative professional designers and architects across the region at the Grand Hyatt in Dubai. Four winners have collectively taken home a total prize of US $100,000 across four categories worth US $25,000 each.

The four winning designers have pushed the boundaries of artistic designs within new and existing commercial spaces using cutting-edge LG digital signage. 
The recipient of the OLED Signage Design Award, wherein contestants had to use the Open Frame OLED signage to create an inspiring display design for any space, is Mr. Madhur Viyas of Ontime Group. Mr. Shabab Kizhisseri of Pixcom Technologies, is the winner of the Ultra Stretch Signage Design Award that uses the 86-inch and 88-inch Ultra Stretch in artistic ways to create an immersive experience. The Dubai Dream Signage Design Award, where contestants were tasked in creating a Dubai-inspired design using the displays, was awarded to Roshni Nagpal of Shaoob firm. And the Vertical Vision Signage Design Award where designers were tasked to use LG displays to design a vertical space of their choice was awarded to Mr. Mazen El Mahmoud of COX Architects.

“The future of signage rests in digital, and our findings indicate that this region is no different. With LG's pioneering innovation in the signage industry, working closely with the most creative minds of the regional market, we are able to demonstrate endless possibilities where inanimate commercial spaces come to life. The LG Signage Design Competition is an example LG has set for the market where creative design and cutting edge visual display hardware have brought the best to commercial space – and the results from the winning entries of which we are extremely proud, speak for themselves,” said Kevin Cha, President, LG Electronics, Middle East and Africa.  

The LG Signage Design competition kicked-off earlier this year in April at the LG Signage Design Summit in Dubai, UAE where LG launched its latest information display solutions including LG's Flexible Open Frame OLED and LG's 88-inch Ultra Stretch digital display. The LG Signage Design Summit brought together renowned interior designers, architects, consultants and experience creators to learn about the competition as well as experience LG's pioneering display technologies so that they could put their creative minds to work by combining their creative design skills and the complexity of display technology. 

Participants in the competition were able to highlight their creative concepts that integrate the flexible, pencil-thin design of OLED signage and the extended wide format (58:9 Bar-type) of the Ultra Stretch displays into functional display applications at various commercial environments. 

The LG Signage Design Competition's judging panel included: Kang-Heui Cha, Head of Home Entertainment Design Lab at LG Electronics; Janus Rostock, Regional Design Director at WS Atkins & Partners Overseas (Middle East & India); John Bricker, Creative Director and Principal (New York) at Gensler; Steven Charlton, Principal, Managing Director at Perkins+Will; and Patrick Bean, Design Director Interior at Lacasa. 

“We are extremely pleased with all the submissions we received for the LG Signage Design Competition. With such new and innovative technology set to take over the future of signage in the region, it was important for us to encourage designers in the region and get the creative community involved and thinking about how digital signage could be incorporated into commercial spaces,” said Mr. Kyuchan Her, B2B Director, LG Electronics, Middle East & Africa. 



Posted by : GoDubai Editorial Team
Viewed 74084 times
Posted on : Thursday, October 12, 2017  
Replication or redistribution in whole or in part is expressly prohibited without the prior written consent of GoDubai.com.
Previous Story : British Security Industry Association zooms in on Mid East's US$4.8 billion commercial security mark...
Next Story : Awqaf and Minors Affairs Foundation Showcases Smart Services at GITEX Technology Week 2017
Email this article Print this article

Share this article with your friends and followers
NewsVine

Comments

Back to Top  
Most Viewed Press Release posted in the last 7 days
Express Your Signature Style
Cerruti 1881 Infinite Love
The Memovox Adventure
OMEGA's second "Speedy Tuesday" sells in 01:53.17
Olivia Burton Watercolour Florals
Ulysse Nardin Salutes Us Navy With Limited Edition Executive Skeleton Tourbillon
Oh, Sweetie Lipcolour!
Innovative Chronofighter Superlight Carbon is replete with Graham's formidable m...
Travel Light with Beauty Essentials from Glambeaute.com
New short indie movie ‘The Peril' is a wake-up call to parents about internet sa...
Marchon Eyewear and G-III Apparel Group Sign Exclusive Global Licensing Agreemen...
Beat the heat with mini dresses
Jaeger-Lecoultre Main Sponsor of the 75th International Film Festival of La Bie...
Tissot T-Race Cycling An adrenaline-fuelled ride
DKNY Fall 2018
Summer Love by Mouawad
Enjoy an all-day breakfast at Sophie's Café
Go Down Memory Lane with Fashion Trends from the '90s
Tommy Hilfiger Dressed Up Collections
Inspired by legends, worn by new heroes, PUMA FOOTBALL brings you the AC MILAN 2...
Dubai Camel Racing Club Honours Al Tayer Motors
Open Dairies by Parmigiano Reggiano Consortium: A gastronomical event for touris...
DS Podium Chronograph - Sporty as ever, now with PrecidriveTM
DHL Express drives energy efficient solutions with new electric vehicles in Dubai
A New Watchmaking Encounter in Pink Gold at the Venice International Film Festival
Huawei's New Range of Artificial Intelligent Smartphones Set to Change Your Self...
Enjoy DSS 2018 Offers at Parah
Canvas on Wrist – Swatch Partners Up With Riksmuseum
Dubai Creek Harbour Project Celebrates 5 Million Man Hours with Zero Lost Time A...
Etihad Airways Celebrates President Xi Jinping's Visit With a Series of Cultural...
Launch of PINAR Water - Turkey
Sighting Immediate Hiring of UAE Nationals, Union Coop Organizes Exclusive Recru...
Outstanding Guide programme launched by Sharjah Museums Authority
Abu Dhabi Airports Celebrates Success at CIPS Middle East Supply Management Awards
Cromia Offers Amazing Discounts during DSS
2XL launches luxurious Louna sofa set in velvet
Accessing The Internet In Dubai: All You Need To Know
Ferrari's turbo-charged V8 is voted the best engine of the last 20 years
Before we say Goodbye to Flamingoes and Pineapples, Celebrate Summer 2018 with k...
An Insight Into Easyshopping.ae
Introducing Salvatore Ferragamo's Men's Sun and Optical Capsule
The Maison Chaumet opens an exclusive pop-up at The Dubai Mall
Dubai Business Women Council witnesses 28.3% growth in total membership during f...
From skin to comprehensive aesthetic care: a 15-year journey called Kaya Skin Clinic
GUESS Launches Fall 18 Handbags
Pottery Barn Kids launches new ‘Back-to-School' collection
Finnair launches off-airport baggage collection and check-in service in London w...
Take your mobile gaming to the next level
Experts urge residents to recognize early signs of Heart Disease
PCFC and GDRFA helped 511 employees tie the knot over last 7 years