About the Contest:
Herman Miller's showroom in The Merchandise Mart in Chicago took Best in Show and won the Showrooms Larger Than 4,000 Square Feet category in the 18th Annual NeoCon Showroom and Booth Design Competition, presented by the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) in partnership with Contract magazine.
The competition honors standout spaces within the trade show for originality of design, visual impact, effective use of materials, and the exceptional use of space, color, texture, and graphics. Winners are selected in four categories, ranging from large to small showrooms and exhibitor booths as well as Best in Show.
Designed by the Herman Miller brand design team, the light and airy Herman Miller showroom has a sculpted ceiling plane. It introduces the company's vision for the new landscape of work with Living Office, a holistic approach to creating more natural and desirable workplaces.