Insight Award

For visionary clients who demonstrate the impact of experiential design by commissioning projects and initiatives that significantly enhance or promote opportunities for the field and practitioners.

Entries are encouraged to recognize visionary clients behind impactful projects and rewarding partnerships, namely, experiential and environmental graphic design, interaction design, exhibition design, creative technology, installation and public good projects, etc.

List of Insight Honorees


2021 Muriel Bowser, Mayor Washington DC


2018 Merlin Entertainments

2017 MD Anderson

2016 Taubman

2015 University of Chicago Medicine

2014 Portsmouth City Council

2013 U.S. National Park Service

2012 David Harvey and the American Museum of Natural History

2011 TATE

2010 Tri-County Metropolitan Transportation District of Oregon

2009 V&A

2008 Texas Medical Center

2007 Apple, Inc.

2006 Robert Wood Johnson Foundation

2005 Time Warner and Kaiser Permanente

2004 The Jerde Partnership

2002 Polshek Partnership Architects

2001 Amtrak

2000 The Mills Corporation

1999 National Park Service

1998 Smithsonian Institution

1997 New York MTA, Arts for Transit Program

1995 City of San Jose

1994 The Lighthouse

1993 Herman Miller, Inc.

1992 Walt Disney Company

1991 University of Cincinnati, College of Design, Art, Architecture & Planning

1990 Maguire Thomas Partners

1989 The Rouse Company

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