IDEA 2018 Preview Gallery


The Industrial Designers Society of America is excited to reveal the 145 winners of one of the world’s most prestigious and rigorous design competitions—the International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) 2018. The gallery below proudly displays all of the Gold, Silver, and Bronze level winning designs across all categories in the awards program. The actual placement of each winner will be unveiled live at the IDEA Ceremony on Sept. 19 at the National WWII Museum in New Orleans, LA. The black tie encouraged ceremony is followed by a Gala Celebration generously presented by Samsung Electronics. Tickets for this exclusive event can be purchased at

The public is invited to vote now through Sept. 4 for the People’s Choice Award, which will also be presented at the IDEA Ceremony event in The Big Easy.


IDEA 2018 WINNERS (in alphabetical order)