ABOUT A|N BEST OF
PRODUCTS AWARDS 2015

The Architect’s Newspaper is excited to announce the Winners if its first annual Best Of Product Awards!

See the 2015 Winners, Honorable Mentions and Visionary Awards below and watch for the details on the next Best of Products Awards in Spring 2016!

Manufacturers were invited to submit new products for review by a jury comprising design professionals and A|N editors. Entries were evaluated for innovation, aesthetics, performance, and value.

WINNERS

SUBMISSION CATEGORIES

  • FACADES + STRUCTURAL

    Cladding

    Glazing

    Framing

    Moisture Barriers

    Thermal Barriers

    Window Walls

  • OPENINGS

    Daylighting

    Doors

    Hardware

    Windows

  • LIGHTING + ELECTRICAL

    Controls

    Fixtures

    Lamps

    Luminaires

  • HVAC + ENVIRONMENTAL SYSTEMS

    Heating

    Ventilation

    Cooling

    Water Control

    Solar Management

  • OUTDOOR

    Site and Street

    Furnishings

    Paving

    Hardscape Features

  • FINISHES + SURFACES

    Ceilings

    Flooring

    Paints & Coatings

    Surfacing

    Walls

  • INTERIORS + FURNISHINGS

    Contract and Residential Furniture

    Textiles

    Window Treatments

  • KITCHENS+BATHS

    Cabinet Systems

    Appliances

    Bath Fixtures

    Fittings

AWARD DETAILS

Winners are published in A|N’s Best of Products feature in our
July/August 2015 print editions.

DATES AND DETAILS

SUBMISSION DEADLINE

June 1, 2015

PUBLICATION AND ANNOUNCEMENT OF WINNERS

July/August issue of The Architect’s Newspaper

JURY





SUBMISSION TERMS AND GUIDELINES

ELIGIBILITY

Products must have been introduced to the market no earlier than January 2014 and must be
available through December 2015.

ENTRY FEE

$100 per product. There is no limit on the number of products you may submit, but each must
be entered individually and pay a separate entry fee.

WRITTEN MATERIAL

In addition to a full identification of the product (name, model number, manufacturer),
submissions must include a 200-word description of the product and its applications.
A valid web address is also required.

IMAGES

Up to three images of each product may be submitted. Digital specs:

File ​f​ormat: 300 ​dpi,​ ​h​igh​-​​r​es ​JPG​

Image size: Maximum dimensions of 10 inches wide and 12 inches tall

Color ​f​ormat: CMYK

File ​s​ize: 10​MB​ max​imum​

All submissions must be received by A|N no later than midnight PST on the submission deadline.
The Architect’s Newspaper reserves publication rights for all materials submitted as part of the
Best Of Design Awards program, extending to all forms of media or content delivery, whether
print, online, digital, mobile, or otherwise, now or hereafter created.

QUESTIONS:

For questions regarding the Best Of Design Awards please contact Randi Greenberg.

For questions regarding marketing opportunities please contact A|N Publisher Diana Darling.

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