Fast Company’s sixth annual Innovation By Design Awards drew more than 2,500 submissions. The 299 honorees, chosen by expert judges in 13 categories, represent the best products, services, interfaces, and ideas of 2017. Read on and get inspired.
Architecture and environments that bring to life a brand, service, or product.
A pop-up restaurant at Selfridges in London made of recycled materials.
Denver-based startup Collective Retreats hosts luxury camping retreats across the country, in unusual, remote locations that don't have traditional hotels.
Target Open House
Located in San Francisco, Open House is Target's experimental store for the connected home, showcasing smart and IoT devices.
The Daily Show Convention Sideshow
Sub Rosa's concept and design for The Daily Show Convention Sideshow at the 2016 Republican National Convention.
The Whitespace is the retail showroom, event space, and workspace of homeware brand Snowe.
Watson IoT Global Headquarters, Munich
A fresh design for the ground floor Lobby and Client Experience Zones of IBM’s Watson Internet of Things Headquarters in Munich.
Coca-Cola Corporate Headquarters
Gensler's branded design for the Coca-Cola Company's Atlanta headquarters.
As a fundraiser for Amnesty International Hong Kong, Brand Union staged a series of exhibitions and digital interventions that protested censorship in China, including a bookstore that sold controversial books.
A pop-up "bartershop" in New York, where customers were invited to trade in their grooming products for Harry's products.
The Nike store's five-story, 55,000-square-foot SoHo location, featuring trial athletic spaces where customers can test products.
A chain of spaces where touring musicians can re-energize, collaborate, and engage with local communities.
Planned Parenthood Installation
Designed by Pentagram, a large-scale installation that spotlights the dynamic history of Planned Parenthood.
Rent the Runway NYC Flagship
The flagship brick-and-mortar store of Rent the Runway, an online service that provides designer dress and accessory rentals.
The Oscar Center
Health insurance startup Oscar Health's integrated primary care and community center in Brooklyn.