Land Rover and BORN Celebrate Top Designers in LA

Studio Joseph won the top award in architecture for the University of Pennsylvania’s School of Management & Technology building during the global 2019 BORN Awards sponsored by Land Rover.

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For us at Land Rover, design is at our very core. For this year’s winners I was looking for compelling designs that emotionally connect. For me, modern, relevant and desirable are the key ingredients in any good contemporary product.

– Prof Gerry McGovern, Chief Creative Officer, Land Rover

The winners of the 2019 BORN Series for designers have been announced at a gathering of top global talent in Los Angeles. The awards, covering technology, fashion, interiors, sports leisure, retail experience, and architecture, were presented by Prof Gerry McGovern, Land Rover Chief Creative Officer, at the Spring Place members’ club in Beverly Hills. The six global winners are all undisputed champions in their fields. They were narrowed down from 192 nominees, beginning with a pool of 7,000 candidates. All six winners showcased their designs at the event, along with the six category runners-up and three special prize winners. The event was organized by BORN – a platform for brands and retailers to get inspired, get connected, and grow their businesses – with partner Land Rover.