The First Art Newspaper on the Net Established in 1996 United States Thursday, April 24, 2014


CIA Grad is Only U.S. Winner in This Year's Prestigious Interior Motives Design Awards
The Interior Motives Design Awards, launched in 2003, are judged for innovation and sustainability by the world's most experienced design professionals in the industry.
CLEVELAND, OH.- The auto industry may have seemed glum for a while, but there is promise. There is a new generation of thinkers who are inspiring and influencing the future of design. One of them is Brian Peterson. A 2009 Cleveland Institute of Art graduate in industrial design, Brian (4th in from top left in the photo) is one of eight winners (from hundreds of entries and 32 countries) in this year’s prestigious Interior Motives Design Awards.

Brian’s award for Best Lifestyle Interior / Personalization is for a concept he developed while at CIA called the Nissan Mobile Maid Project, a design for the modern cleaner. Dan Cuffaro, head of CIA’s industrial design department, says Brian’s accomplishment “is a great honor and I believe it represents The Cleveland Institute of Art’s ability to attract and develop top talent. Automotive interior design is a CIA strength because of our dual emphasis on product and transportation design.”

The Interior Motives Design Awards, launched in 2003, are judged for innovation and sustainability by the world’s most experienced design professionals in the industry. The ceremony, on September 16, was hosted in the glamorous Cocoon Club in Frankfurt, Germany and celebrated the achievements of the next generation of car designers.

“Winning an Interior Motives Design Award is like winning an Oscar for a car designer,” says Brian Peterson. “It was CIA’s discipline in teaching a product design approach that essentially led me to design a car for a maid service and win this award.”

Cleveland Institute of Art | Brian Peterson | Interior Motives Design Awards |


Today's News

September 30, 2009

First Major Monographic Exhibition Devoted in Spain to Henri Fantin-Latour

MoMA Presents an Expanded Version of Annual Photography Exhibition

Exceptional Self Portrait by Sir Anthony van Dyck to Feature in Sotheby's Sale

Titian, Tintoretto, Veronese: Rivals in Renaissance Venice at the Louvre

Museum Names Annie Leibovitz as 2010 Women of Distinction Recipient

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art Former Director Henry T. Hopkins Dies

Sculpture Park at the Indianapolis Museum of Art to Open in June 2010

The Collection of William F. Reilly to Be Offered at Christie's New York

Japanese Design Team Nendo to Unveil Four New Designs and Prototypes

Legendary Painter Grace Hartigan Bequeaths More Than $1 Million

The Hockemeyer Collection of 20th Century Italian Ceramic Art on View in London

New Museum Announces Further Details About Urs Fischer Exhibition

Ingmar Bergman Items Sold at Bukowskis Auction in Stockholm

The Collection of Spiritual Leader JZ Knight Brings More than $1-Million at Bonhams & Butterfields

Zap! Pow! Home Decor Gets a Pop Art Punch

CIA Grad is Only U.S. Winner in This Year's Prestigious Interior Motives Design Awards

Launch of a New Book and Exhibition Celebrating the Work of Make Up Artist Alex Box

Bonhams Dubai Offer Chughtai Picture That Was Once in the Collection of the Former President of West Germany

The Whitney Presents First In-Depth Look at Artist Steve Wolfe's Works on Paper

Collectors Say Valuable Paintings Stolen in California

Most Popular Last Seven Days



1.- Newly discovered Imperial Fabergé Easter egg: A critical note from a Fabergé collector

2.- Tate opens most comprehensive exhibition ever devoted to Matisse's paper cut-outs

3.- First North American survey of the work of Ai Weiwei opens at Brooklyn Museum

4.- The importance of sky studies in landscape art is the subject of the first exhibition in a new Morgan series

5.- Beautiful Bentleys and a 'Rambo Lambo' amongst highlights for sale at Bonhams

6.- Retrospective is the first to encompass Sigmar Polke's works across all mediums

7.- Exhibition presents 100 top-class masterpieces from the collection of the Albertina

8.- Lost treasure found after almost 100 years: Wartski exhibits missing Fabergé egg

9.- Getty Research Institute in Los Angeles acquires a rare 16th century "Book of Friends"

10.- Exhibition of masterpieces from the Austrian Habsburg dynasty brings imperial splendor to the U.S.

Related Stories



Cleveland Institute of Art's David Deming Retires After 12 Years of Innovative and Thoughtful Leadership

Video Art Premiere by Internationally Acclaimed Cleveland Institute of Art Professor Kasumi

Design Revolution Road Show Stops at Cleveland Institute of Art March 29



Museums, Exhibits, Artists, Milestones, Digital Art, Architecture, Photography,
Photographers, Special Photos, Special Reports, Featured Stories, Auctions, Art Fairs,
Anecdotes, Art Quiz, Education, Mythology, 3D Images, Last Week, .

 

Founder:
Ignacio Villarreal
Editor & Publisher: Jose Villarreal - Consultant: Ignacio Villarreal Jr.
Art Director: Juan José Sepúlveda Rmz. - Marketing: Carla Gutiérrez
Special Contributor: Liz Gangemi - Special Advisor: Carlos Amador
Contributing Editor: Carolina Farias

Royalville Communications, Inc
produces:

ignaciovillarreal.org theavemaria.org juncodelavega.org facundocabral-elfinal.org
Founder's Site. The most varied versions
of this beautiful prayer.
Hommage
to a Mexican poet.
Hommage
       

The First Art Newspaper on the Net. The Best Versions Of Ave Maria Song Junco de la Vega Site Ignacio Villarreal Site