Metro Tunnel Creative Program wins design award
Posted: 10 Sep 2020
Metro Tunnel Creative Program received a prestigious Good Design Award Best in Class Accolade in the Architectural Design Urban Design and Public Spaces category in recognition for outstanding design and innovation.
The Good Design Awards Jury praised Metro Tunnel Creative Program, commenting “This project successfully coordinates a highly creative, original and engaging program of public art activities."
"It uses design in a clever and functional way to safely divert the general public from major infrastructure under construction. In doing so, it brings a high level of creativity to people from all walks of life.”
Dr. Brandon Gien, CEO of Good Design Australia said “Receiving a Good Design Award is a significant achievement given the very high calibre and record number of entries received in 2020.”
“There’s no doubt it has been a really tough year for everyone so it’s nice to be able to share some good news for a change. The projects represented in this year’s Good Design Awards shine a positive light on our creative and innovative capacity as human beings."
"These inspirational winning projects give me hope and optimism that our design community will continue to innovate, no matter how challenging the world around us is,” said Dr. Gien.
“Australia’s Good Design Award is more than a symbol of design excellence - it represents the hard work and dedication towards an innovative outcome that will ultimately make our lives better. These projects showcase the shear brilliance of design and the potential it has to improve our world.”
The 2020 Good Design Awards attracted a record number of submissions with an astonishing 835 design projects evaluated in this year’s international design awards.