Oikos one of the winners of the SBID International Design Awards 2016 in London

OIKOS - resounding victory in London, confirming the company is a Made in Italy Excellence; the only Italian company to a win an SBID International Design Awards 2016 award.

Oikos Molten Bronze, the new chromomaterial ecosolutions was awarded the prize in the Innovative product design category.
“A demonstration of Italian craftsmanship and sustainable innovation” is what the jury members declared. They highlighted how the special finish creates surfaces that can enhance the design of spaces.

Award motivation: “a material soft to the touch, scratch-proof and resistant to light, sustainable, enabling infinite personalisation of surfaces”.

This success is based on that tailor made aspect. As was highlighted by Vanessa Bradly, SBID chairperson, who specified: “The specific ability Oikos has in interpreting what designers want and in creating off-site, tailor-made samples with its R&D department coordinated by Vicky Syriopoulou is a unique characteristic and confirms that Oikos is an excellence truly difficult to imitate in its sector.”

The Contract team ability to ensure and guarantee the success of a project is the completion of job and willingness when creating tailor-made surfaces. A demonstration of knowledge of matter and care over application which has also characterised the renewed Milan Hilton lobby, designed by the London THDP design studio and performed with the Molten Bronze finish that won the award.

An exceptional result that launches Oikos to the top of its sector in the international design world; achieved thanks to the synergy between innovative companies like Oikos and the best design studios, as the architect, Manuela Mannino, said at the prize-giving.

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