Buster + Punch’s LED BUSTER Bulb wins 2017 GOOD DESIGN award
Buster + Punch, a London-born home fashion label, who work with unexpected materials and solid metals to make lighting, hardware, custom motorcycles and whisky bars, is pleased to announce that they were honoured with the 2017 GOOD DESIGN award for their LED BUSTER Bulb. The LED bulb signifies the first radical redesign of the ‘Edison style’ bulb, making it energy efficient and highly functional. GOOD DESIGN is the world’s most prestigious, recognised and oldest Design Awards program, which is organised annually by The Chicago Athenaeum Museum of Architecture and Design in cooperation with the European Centre for Architecture, Art, Design and Urban Studies.
“This year’s historic 67th GOOD DESIGN program recognises the work of thousands of designers and manufacturers worldwide who have successfully undertaken the design challenge to produce the best and most outstanding design products across the globe for our large and expanding global consumers,” stated Christian Narkiewicz-Laine, President, The Chicago Athenaeum.
For 2017, the museum received submissions from several thousand of the world’s leading manufacturers, renowned brands and industrial and graphic design firms from around the world, representing the most important, influential corporations globally in the design industry from over 48 countries. GOOD DESIGN represents the world’s critical mass of the design and manufacturing industry, representing the best consumer design ranging from the ‘spoon to the city’.