Awards
GRAFF Wins #MetropolisLikes Award for Stunning Tephi Bathtub

GRAFF Wins #MetropolisLikes Award for Stunning Tephi Bathtub

05-May-2017

GRAFF® is honored to announce that its stunning Tephi Bathtub was selected by the Metropolis editorial board as a must-see NYCxDesign product. The #MetropolisLikes accolade highlights innovative and thought-provoking products that will be on display during the New York’s NYCxDesign programming throughout the month of May. In recognition, GRAFF has been gifted a special trophy designed by Trueing, at A/D/O. The winner’s award features a kaleidoscope that’s embedded in a minimalist assemblage of forms and which, in Trueing’s words, acts as “a metaphor for the varied and ever-changing world of design.” This is symbolic of GRAFF’s dedication to pushing the boundaries of bathroom design to challenge existing design paradigms.

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GRAFF Featured in NKBA Design Award-Winning Project

GRAFF Featured in NKBA Design Award-Winning Project

01-Oct-2016

The Ametis faucets were used in Bristol Design + Construction’s “Jewelry Box Bath”

The “Jewelry Box Bath,” a bathroom designed by Bristol Design + Construction, included the GRAFF® Ametis Wall-Mounted Lavatory Faucets in their award-winning design. The project was recently awarded first place in the Large Bath category of the National Kitchen & Bath Association (NKBA) Puget Sound chapter’s annual Design Awards in Seattle, Washington, USA.

The National Kitchen and Bath association is a growing non-profit trade association with more than 36,000 members. Leading the kitchen and bath industry for over 40 years, NKBA provides resources for consumers and industry professionals.

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GRAFF Named Winner at the HD Awards

GRAFF Named Winner at the HD Awards

08-Jun-2016

The manufacturer’s Dressage Free­-Standing Vanity was honored in the Bath category

GRAFF® is excited to announce that its Dressage Free-Standing Vanity, designed by Nespoli and Novara Design Studio, has been selected as the winner in the “Bath” product category at the 12th annual HD Awards. The prestigious competition, hosted by Hospitality Design magazine, honors the best achievements in hospitality design around the globe. This year, more than 300 products were submitted in 11 categories.

 

Products were evaluated by an esteemed panel of judges, which included Amy Hulbert of Best Western International; Kellie Sirna of Studio 11 Design; and David Tracz of //3877. 

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GRAFF Wins 2016 Architizer A+ Jury Award

GRAFF Wins 2016 Architizer A+ Jury Award

12-Apr-2016

The manufacturer’s Dressage Free­-Standing Vanity to be honored in New York City in May

GRAFF® is honored to announce that it’s Dressage Free-Standing Vanity, designed by Nespoli and Novara Design Studio, has been selected as a jury winner in the Plumbing: Bath-Cabinetry category in the fourth annual Architizer A+ Awards competition. Architizer, the world’s largest online database of architecture, hosts the prestigious awards program each year to honor the best in architecture, spaces, and products across the globe. Product categories are evaluated by a jury of elite members of the architecture and design industry, who evaluate each product based on form, function, and innovation.

The judges recognized GRAFF’s Dressage Free-Standing Vanity as the winner in the Bath-Cabinetry category for its impeccable craftsmanship and unique style. Made from DuPont Corian®, the compact, free-standing vanity features canaletto walnut solid wood and is positioned on a minimalist, shaped base that conceals all plumbing. 

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GRAFF Recognized as Merit Honoree at Interior Design’s Best of Year Awards

GRAFF Recognized as Merit Honoree at Interior Design’s Best of Year Awards

03-Dec-2015

The Dressage Free-Standing Vanity was honored in the Bath: Cabinetry Category 

GRAFF® is excited to announce that its Dressage Free-Standing Vanity, part of the Dressage Collection designed by Nespoli and Novara Design Studio, was recognized as a finalist at Interior Design’s 2015 Best of Year (BOY) awards event. The annual ceremony, which was held on Thursday, December 3rd at the Frank Gehry-designed IAC Building in New York City, celebrated its 10-year anniversary by drawing more than 900 designers, architects, and manufacturers, to celebrate the best in product and project design of the year.  

This special honor was bestowed upon GRAFF by both Interior Design magazine and the architecture and design community who voted on 1,800 entries in 142 categories before finalists were chosen. 

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GRAFF Awarded Multiple Honors at This Year’s DPHA Awards

GRAFF Awarded Multiple Honors at This Year’s DPHA Awards

21-Oct-2015

GRAFF® Wins DPHA’s 2015 Furniture Product of the Year and Customer Service Department of the Year Awards

GRAFF is excited to announce that its Dressage Vanity, designed by Nespoli and Novara Design Studio, has won the Furniture Product of the Year award at the 2015 Decorative Plumbing & Hardware Association (DPHA) Annual Conference and Product Showcase. The premier manufacturer of precision-engineered contemporary products for the bath and kitchen, GRAFF has also been acknowledged for their dedication and commitment to customer service with this year’s Customer Service Department of the Year Award.

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GRAFF Ametis Ring Wins 2015 ASID Design Excellence Award

GRAFF Ametis Ring Wins 2015 ASID Design Excellence Award

18-Sep-2015

GRAFF’s® Ametis Ring was awarded the 2015 ASID Illinois Design Excellence Award in the fixtures category. The Illinois chapter of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) held the 12th annual Interior Design Excellence Award Competition and recognized members who have shown outstanding industry support and community service. Winners were announced during the 2015 Celebration of Design Gala held at the Ivy Room in Chicago. In celebration of ASID’s 40th Anniversary, ASID CEO, Randy Fiser, presented on the many ways design matters during the awards celebration. 

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Dressage Wins the MIAW 2015 Award

Dressage Wins the MIAW 2015 Award

11-Jun-2015

GRAFF collection, designed by Nespoli e Novara, conquers Muuuz international awards.

GRAFF’s Dressage ranked as the best product in the “Bathroom Furniture” category at the Muuuz International Awards 2015, organized by the French community ArchiDesignClub.

The award ceremony was held on Thursday, June 11th at the Grand Intercontinental Hotel Opera in Paris during an exclusive event broadcasted live by Muuuz.tv.

"It’s an honor for GRAFF to receive this internationally recognized praise," said Emanuela Tavolini, Director of Sales for GRAFF Europe. "The minimal elegance and aesthetic balance,” continues Tavolini, “makes Dressage an extremely versatile collection, perfectly aligned to the most contemporary interior design and architecture conceptions.”

 

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GRAFF Ametis Ring as Finalist for 2015 Architizer A+ Awards

GRAFF Ametis Ring as Finalist for 2015 Architizer A+ Awards

02-Mar-2015

GRAFF’s® Ametis Ring was just announced as a finalist for the 2015 Architizer A+Awards in the Products +Bath – Fixtures & Fittings Category.  Now in its third year, The Architizer A+Awards are the definitive global architectural & product award program with 90+ categories and over 300 judges. This award program is the biggest of its kind for architecture and product design in the world. Their global audience exceeded 100M viewers and included over 200,000K public votes. 

The Ametis Ring, designed by Davide Oppizzi of DCUBE for GRAFF, symbolizes the fusion between the universe above and the oceans below. Ametis Ring’s circular shape and cutting-edge design blend harmoniously to invigorate not only the body but also the eye with finishes of polished chrome, architectural black™ and architectural white.

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Ametis Ring Awarded 2014 Interior Design Best of Year Award

Ametis Ring Awarded 2014 Interior Design Best of Year Award

12-Jan-2015

GRAFF's® Ametis Ring, designed by Davide Oppizzi, was chosen as the 2014 Interior Design Best of Year Award winner in the Bath Fittings category.  Filled with 1,000 designers, architects and manufacturers, the 9th annual Best of Year Awards was held at Frank Gehry’s IAC Building in New York. The auditorium was standing room only, as the winners were announced live by hosts Cindy Allen, Editor in Chief, and Mark Strauss, President and Publisher using the IAC's 80 foot video wall to present. GRAFF is honored to have won such a prestigious award.

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GRAFF Announced as Judge's Pick in 2014 K+BB Product Innovator Awards

GRAFF Announced as Judge's Pick in 2014 K+BB Product Innovator Awards

06-Nov-2014

GRAFF® is honored to be recognized as a Judge’s Pick in the 2014 K+BB Product Innovator Awards for their Ametis Ring, designed by Davide Oppizzi. Out of 140+ product submissions, GRAFF’s Ametis Ring was chosen by a judge’s panel of 5 kitchen and bath professionals. Entries were evaluated on a variety of criteria, including innovation, aesthetics, technical advancements and value. Winners were announced in the November/December issue of K+BB Magazine.

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GRAFF Announced as Recipient of HYLAND + ICFF Award 2014

GRAFF Announced as Recipient of HYLAND + ICFF Award 2014

11-Oct-2014

GRAFF’s Ametis Shower System, designed by Davide Oppizzi of DCUBE, has just been awarded the coveted HYLAND + ICFF Award 2014.  The HYLAND + ICFF Award 2014 recognizes exceptional participants at the 2014 ICFF.  The award will be presented during an event at the Christopher Guy New York City showroom on October 15, 2014.  The HYLAND Award’s panel of judges comprised iconic furniture designer Vladimir Kagan, contemporary artist Edwina Sandys, interior designer Michael Simon, HYLAND Editor Kyle Marshall and Christopher Hyland.

 

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GRAFF Receives Honorable Mention at International Design Competition

GRAFF Receives Honorable Mention at International Design Competition

11-Oct-2014

"Honorable Mention" for GRAFF at the International Design Competition held by DuPont™ Corian®: "Shape the Future of Black"

As part of London Design Week, GRAFF received an "Honorable Mention" in the 2014 Professional Category of the International Design Competition, the prestigious award for excellence in design, selected for being able to combine technological advancement and design to the Corian® material.

The initiative involved the most esteemed companies in the design world. GRAFF received the mention for its innovative vision and for being able to shape a fascinating material such as DuPont™ Corian® in such an eye-catching way.

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New Award-Winning Shower System from GRAFF

New Award-Winning Shower System from GRAFF

08-Jul-2014

GRAFF®, the premier manufacturer of precision-engineered contemporary products for the bath and kitchen, announces today that its Ametis Shower System has won the 2013-2014 Golden A’Design Award for Bathroom Furniture and Sanitary Ware Design. The A'Design Award and Competition targets designers, innovators and companies, and aims to highlight the excellent qualifications of best designs, design concepts and design-oriented products worldwide. Designed by Davide Opizzi, of D'CUBE, the Ametis symbolizes the fusion between the universe above and the oceans below, which is a futuristic “ode” to high design in the bathroom.

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GRAFF's Ametis Announced as Kitchen + Bath Ideas 30 Most Innovative Products 2014 Winner

GRAFF's Ametis Announced as Kitchen + Bath Ideas 30 Most Innovative Products 2014 Winner

04-Mar-2014

GRAFF’s® Ametis shower was named as one of the 30 Most Innovative Products in the 2014 edition of Better Homes and Gardens Special Interest Publication: Kitchen + Bath Ideas. Announced at KBIS 2014, the winners were selected by the editors based on a combination of function, style and cutting-edge technology.

“We wanted to recognize those products and manufacturers that were changing the conversation in the kitchen and bath industry by offering consumers the opportunity to significantly enhance their home experience in new and exciting ways,” says Samantha Hart, editor-in-chief of Kitchen + Bath Ideas. “These top products work better, faster and smarter than ever before. They also combine form and function with fun, which is so important to today’s home owner.”  

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GRAFF Announced as Finalist for 2013 Interior Design BOY Award

GRAFF Announced as Finalist for 2013 Interior Design BOY Award

30-Dec-2013

GRAFF’s® Sento collection was just announced as a 2013 Interior Design Magazine Best of Year Award Finalist, in the Bath Fittings category.  Interior Design's Best of Year Awards honor the best projects and products of 2013. Finalists were selected by interior designers and architects via an online vote that took place in October, 2013. Winners across 90 categories will be chosen by Editor in Chief Cindy Allen and a jury of design leaders, and announced live December 5, 2013 during a celebration in New York City.

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GRAFF Products Honored with Architectural Products Magazine's Product Innovation Award

GRAFF Products Honored with Architectural Products Magazine's Product Innovation Award

03-Dec-2013

GRAFF® announced today that they are the recipients of the 2013 Product Innovation Award (PIA) from Architectural Products magazine. GRAFF’s Ametis Shower System and SENTO Faucet were awarded the PIA Award in the restroom products/plumbing equipment category. Winners were selected from almost 400 entries and judged by a group of 50 independent industry professionals which included architects, interior designers and architecture, engineering and construction industry writers. The Ametis and SENTO can be seen among the winners in the November issue of Architectural Products. 

“We are honored to be a recipient of this prestigious award judged by esteemed industry experts who know the plumbing industry inside and out,” said Ziggy Kulig, president and CEO of GRAFF. 

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DPHA Awards Ametis Shower Most Innovative Plumbing Product of 2012

DPHA Awards Ametis Shower Most Innovative Plumbing Product of 2012

27-Nov-2012

When the industry shines its light on your products, as they have with two of ours - we feel compelled to share the good news. At this year's Decorative Plumbing & Hardware Association Annual Conference and Product Showcase, taking place in Chicago, our very own Ametis shower won the Innovative Plumbing Product of the Year Award for water delivery. Knowing that the jury was made up of our peers, this award has special meaning to us and we didn't take for granted that people are responding so well to Ametis' unique style.

 

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GRAFF's Luna Wins 2008 Merit Award at Interior Design's Best of Year Awards

GRAFF's Luna Wins 2008 Merit Award at Interior Design's Best of Year Awards

12-Jan-2009

GRAFF® is pleased to announce its Luna Lavatory Faucet has received a Merit Award for the 2008 Interior Design Best of Year Awards in the Bath: Plumbing Fixtures category. Honoring this year’s favorite interior design products, the winners were announced at a live ceremony at the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum on December 4th in New York City.

The 3rd annual INTERIOR DESIGN Best of Year Awards is the preeminent design competition recognizing superior interior design projects and products in more than 50 categories. The Best of Year: Designers’ Choice finalists were selected by interior designers and architects via an online vote October 6–15, 2008, and winners were determined by a jury of leading architects and designers. The Best of Year finalists were selected by Interior Design editor in chief Cindy Allen and a jury of design luminaries.

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