Cooper-Hewitt Opens Voting for 2008 People's Design Award

Cooper-Hewitt Opens Voting for 2008 People's Design Award

The Smithsonian's Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum will invite the public to express their views on what constitutes good design with the People's Design Award.

Whether an everyday object, a design classic or an architectural landmark, design enthusiasts can submit nominations, participate in an active dialogue around the nominees and select their favorite designs by visiting Cooper-Hewitt website beginning Monday, Sept. 22.

Launched in 2006, the People's Design Award complements the Museum's annual National Design Awards, which recognize the best in American design across a range of disciplines.

The winner announcement will take place on Oct. 23 at the National Design Awards Gala in New York City and will be streamed live on Cooper-Hewitt's website.

Cooper Hewitt National Design Museum

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