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industry Healthy & Hearty Six garner recognition in the 2010 Nightingale Awards Contract magazine and with The Center for Health Design announced the recipients of the annual Nightingale Awards at a ceremony during Healthcare Design.10, the annual conference dedicated to healthcare design, held November 14–16 at the MGM Grand, Las Vegas. The 2010 Nightingale Award Winners are: Pocket™ by Nurture by Steelcase Dignity Collection by Spec Furniture Essentials Collection by Carnegie Suzanne Tick Marker Glass by Skyline Design Mondo IDEA by Mondo Additionally, this year an Honorable Mention designation was awarded to Illuminated Safety Handle by ITC, Inc. The 2010 Nightingale Awards winners were selected by a panel of healthcare industry and design professionals: Debbie McDonald, principal, Agnew Peckham; Pamela Redden, director, M.D. Anderson Cancer Center; Brad Smith, principal and creative director, Taylor; and Jocelyn Stroupe, principal, Cannon Design. The judges walked the show floor prior to the conference’s opening on Saturday, Nov. 13, and Sunday, Nov. 14, to view each of the 32 entries. Each product was evaluated on merits of overall contribution to the quality of healthcare; functionality; quality/durability; aesthetics/style; environmental sustainability; and pricing. During the judges’ deliberation, “Where is the innovation?” was the common question posed to each product under review. “The competition is meant to designate those products directly contributing to the quality of healthcare. We’re looking to recognize those products that are innovative, present something new that we haven’t seen before, and meet an existing need in the market,” said the jurors during their judging process.—SS Dignity Collection by Spec Furniture Suzanne Tick Marker Glass by Skyline Design Mondo IDEA by Mondo Illuminated Safety Handle by ITC Pocket by Nurture by Steelcase Essentials Collection by Carnegie 14 contract november/december 2010

Table of Contents for the Digital Edition of Contract - November/December 2010

Contract - November/December 2010
Editor’s Note
Focus: Suspended Reality
Palette of Time
House of Sweet Dreams
America’s Lounge
A Fine Winery
Mexico City Materialism
Risqué Business
Brooklyn Baroque
Reading on the Walls
Trends: The Real Social Network
Designers Rate: Lounge Seating
2010 Brand Report
Ad Index
Perspectives: Anurag Nema, Nemaworkshop

Contract - November/December 2010