Winners: Katha Awards March Edition
MANILA, Philippines - The Katha Awards was recently concluded last March 14, 2013, to mark the opening of the design and lifestyle event Manila FAME trade show at SMX Convention, Mall of Asia Complex.
The Katha Awards is a special distinction presented to exporters and designers whose products embody exceptional quality and high-caliber design in furniture, houseware, fashion, gifts, accessories, and more.
The Katha Awards is part of Design Week Philippines, a week-long celebration of design through various events and programs scheduled around the Manila FAME trade show.
Here are the awards for the March Edition:
Special Citation for Eco-design
Awardee: Wataru Sakuma
Piece: Takesu Hanging Lamp
Best Booth Display Winner for March 2013
MCCA Industrial Corporation
Katha Award for Product Design in Fashion
Awardee: Anne Ong
Katha Award for Home Design
Awardee: Maricris Brias
Product: Tree Bark for TADECO
This edition of the Katha Awards was judged by Leo Almeria, prominent interior and houseware product designer; Isabel De Leon,Lifestyle Editor of the Manila Bulletin, Yvette Fernandez, Editor-in-chief of Town and Country Philippines and other esteemed professionals in the design industry.
The Manila FAME trade show ended on Sunday, March 17. It will return to SMX Convention Center on October 17 to 20, 2013. - Rappler.com