The Good Design Australia Awards Ceremony took place on June 8th 2017 in Sydney. Herman Miller was delighted that Aeron Remastered received this award.
The evaluation process involved more than 35 Australian and international design experts, on receiving the Good Design Award, the Jury commented: “The original Aeron is a classic design icon - admired all over the world for its design innovation and timeless design. The re-mastered version builds on this proud heritage with an incredibly functional and beautiful design. Every detail has been meticulously refined and considered. It would be difficult to find a better, more comfortable and more beautiful office chair. “
Australia’s Good Design Awards date back to the 1950's and have an enviable record of unearthing globally recognised talent and products. The 2017 Good Design Awards Ceremony and Festival coincided with Vivid Sydney, now the world’s largest festival of light, music and ideas.
The Australian Good Design Awards attract innovative entries from all over the world. It is one of the few design award programs in the world where design and innovation are celebrated so broadly. This year’s Good Design® Awards represent excellence in design across the widest spectrum of design including Product Design, Service Design, Architectural Design, Design Strategy, Digital and Communication Design and Social Innovation.
“Good design is about making our lives better, safer and happier. It extends to everything around us – from the products we use in our daily lives and the services we interact with to the buildings we live and work in – they can all be improved through better design. That’s what lies at the heart of these Awards” - Dr Brandon Gien, CEO of Good Design Australia and Chair of the Good Design Awards program.