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Lexus Design Award 2023 India: winners and outstanding design

Lexus has committed to paying up to Rs 5 lakh to the winners in the concept category to develop and realize the market.

The Lexus Design Award India (LDAI), now in its sixth edition, is back in its original physical format after being store almost for two years due to the pandemic. The 2023 LDAI edition had over 1,000 entries and prizes were awarded in eight different categories, along with a special mention. The event is held with the support of the Association Designers of India (ADI) and STIR World magazine.

What is the Lexus India Design Award?

LDAI is the Indian version of the international Lexus Design Awards, established in 2013. The competition brings together designers from various fields to encourage development and further advance the design career. plan to benefit society. It recognizes and rewards participants who have unique and innovative solutions to real-life problems facing in our country and around the globe.

The competition also connects finalists with globally recognized designers, who act as mentors and guide participants through the design process.

Speaking to Autocar India about designs or products at the Lexus Design Awards that have found practical application in real life, Naveen Soni, President of Lexus India, pointed out that Paper Boat, the beverage brand well known, winner of the 2018 Lexus Design Award He said, “There are many different aspects of design such as materials, packaging and also usefulness. It’s about anticipating societal needs, innovating and ultimately engaging through your design elements, and Paper Boat is a standout in terms of packaging.”

Adarsh ​​Natarajan, who introduced Drishyam – a family board game for the visually impaired – and was the winner of the open concept category, said: “I feel very excited to have won the award. this bonus. It is truly an endorsement of what we believe in. We plan to develop this design, not only in a product that I have presented, but also create an entire genre for people with disabilities to be more inclusive.”

Winners of the 2023 Lexus Design Award

Among the winners, 19-year-old Mahek Parvez won the Eco-Innovation category in the Establishment category. Her submission ‘Cooling Chamber Harvesting from the Sun’ can be used to extend the shelf life of perishable agricultural products, thus ensuring food security and farmers’ well-being. The meshless mechanism can also be used to cool recreational, medical and storage places such as granaries.

The winner of the Student category was Chandru with his entry ‘Cookmate’, a versatile cooking appliance that can be used as a frying pan, sauce pan or even a hot pot – all in one package – and even comes with with its own heat sensing system. This year, Lexus has also committed to paying up to Rs 5 lakh to each concept winner to support the development and realization of their projects in the market.

Directory established
Type Winner Name of project
Established category- Manual work RaasLeela Textile – Hetal Shrivastav, Mohana Kannan, Rafiq Sujniwala Rafiq Ni Sujanii
Category Establishment – Eco-Innovation Mahek Parvez SunCool HarvestRoom
Established category – Design for social impact Rahoul Singh Community library project
concept work
Type Winner Name of project
student directory Chandru you cook
open directory Adarsh ​​Natarajan Drshyam
Special recognition
Type Winner Name of project
Media Choice Award Winner Akshay Taiwade Inclusive media for the deaf
Winner of the Lexus Customer’s Choice Award Akshay Taiwade Inclusive media for the deaf
People’s Choice Award Winner Hitashini Rajagopal matlab
Special mention of the jury Radhesh Agrahari yellow feathers


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