Congratulations to Alex Defratyka, Interior Architecture Graduate from Cork Institute of Technology, the Grand Prix winner at the IDI Graduate Design Awards 2019 for her project Hanover Quay Community Centre. She was a multiple category winner.
We are grateful to our host, TU Dublin, who generously hosted the event and the exhibition at their campus in Grangegorman.
We are grateful to all of our supporters including our partner Centre for Universal Design (CEUD), our trophy sponsor Boxclever, our host TU Dublin, and sponsors Design Enterprise Skillnet (DES), DCCOI and Design Partners. A special thank you to Dominic Southgate of Boxclever who organised the event, and designed and sponsored the wonderful trophies, our host Barry Sheehan of TU Dublin, Aileen Dempsey of Design Enterprise Skillnet, Eugene Canavan of Design Partners and James Hubbard of CEUD who all spoke and presented some prizes. Our President Róisín Lafferty, Founder and Managing Director of Kingston Lafferty Design presented all of the category winners and The Grand Prix 2019 trophy to Alex Defratyka.