Retail Design Institute’s 52nd International Design Competition

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Student with Valid ID$10.00 USD
General Public$20.00 USD

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Join the AIANY Interiors Committee and the Retail Design Institute NY Chapter as they present New York projects and the Store of the Year, recognized in the Retail Design Institute’s 52nd International Design Competition. The competition celebrates exceptional retail experiences ranging from full-line traditional department and specialty apparel stores to restaurants, kiosks, and pop-up shops, highlighting outstanding and innovative retail spaces that encourage new techniques in planning, design, graphics, fixturing, lighting, and visual merchandising. Recognized stores will be presented in quick-fire, six-minute intervals. 

Winning Projects:
Victoria's Secret Bombshell Gardens, New York, NY by MG2/TLG
Wilson, New York, NY by Bergmeyer
Sage + Sound, New York, NY by RDC
VUORI, New York, NY by Heitler Houstoun Architects PC
Greenwich St. Jewelers, New York, NY by MAOarch Architecture, D.P.C.

Store of the Year:
American Outpost, Clermont, KY by Bergmeyer

Kimberly M. Coca, AIA, NOMA, Principal, Heitler Houstoun Architects PC
Melissa Gonzalez, Principal, MG2, Founder, The Lionesque Group
Maori Hughes, AIA, NCARB, Principal, MAOarch Architecture, D.P.C.
Nico Pallotto, Assoc. AIA, Senior Associate, MAOarch Architecture, D.P.C.
Eric Kuhn, Design Practice Leader, Bergmeyer
Virginia Maggiore, AIA, Principal, Store Planning, rdc.