BLANCO MicroEdge™ has received a 2009 Good Design Award. BLANCO, among the most awarded sink and faucet companies in the world, has also won recognition for its revolutionary MicroEdge technology from the iF Awards, Professional Builder 100 Best New Products Award, and K+BB Product Innovator Award. The BLANCO FLOW™ sink featuring MicroEdge technology also won a Red Dot Design Award and was a 2009 Interior Design “Best of Year” Winner.
The Good Design Award is presented each year by the Chicago Athenaeum, Museum of Architecture and Design. Recipients are recognized for the most innovative and cutting-edge industrial, product and graphic designs produced around the world.
Founded in 1988, the Museum is dedicated to the Art of Design in all areas of the discipline: architectural, industrial and product design, graphics and urban planning. The emphasis of the Good Design program (chi-athenaeum.org) is on quality of the highest form, function and aesthetic, a standard beyond ordinary consumer products and graphics. The program forwards the ideals of a design process that embodies product excellence and endurance and strong public identity.