SOURCE: Detroit Home Magazine

February 25, 2008 12:58 ET

Detroit Home Magazine Announces Winners of Its 2008 Detroit Home Design Awards Competition Thursday at Max M. Fisher Music Center, Detroit

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ROYAL OAK, MI--(Marketwire - February 25, 2008) - The spring issue of Detroit Home magazine celebrates the talented professionals who make up metro Detroit's design community and proudly announces the winners of the 2008 Detroit Home Design Awards competition. The winners will be announced Thursday, Feb. 28 at the fourth-annual Detroit Home Design Awards gala at Detroit's Max M. Fisher Music Center. The issue will be available on newsstands March 11.

Tickets ($125) are available by calling 248-691-1800 ext. 151 or online at The event features strolling dinner, cocktails and an on-stage presentation of all winners from the beautiful Orchestra Hall stage.

In this year's competition, winners were selected in 51 categories -- including best historic residential renovation, master suite, and vacation home -- by a panel of nine expert judges, including:

--  Kevin Alter / Architect, Alterstudio Architects L.L.P.
--  Grace Bonney / Editor,
--  Carol Caughey / Interior design program coordinator, Oregon State
--  Barry Dixon / Designer, Barry Dixon, Inc.
--  Sam Grawe / Editor-in-chief, Dwell
--  Bill Ingram / Architect, Bill Ingram Architects
--  Jason Kontos / Editor-in-chief, New York Spaces
--  Linda O'Keefe / Editor, Metropolitan Home
--  Dennis Rolland / Interior designer, Dennis Rolland, Inc.

What's more, many of the winning homes, landscapes, and designs will be featured throughout the year in future issues of Detroit Home magazine. For a complete list of winners and more information on the 2008 Detroit Home Design Awards competition, visit

Detroit Home examines not only where you live, but how you live -- taking readers inside the area's most intriguing homes and neighborhoods. Detroit Home features the best information on home décor, architecture, landscaping, entertaining, fine living, and product trends.

Detroit Home magazine and the Detroit Home Design Awards are brought to you by Hour Media, publishers of Hour Detroit, DBusiness, and Metro Detroit Bride. Hour Media also publishes the Metropolitan Detroit Guest and Resource Guide, the Metropolitan Menu Guide, and numerous custom publications.

Contact Information

  • Contact:
    Kathleen Kennedy
    248-691-1800, ext. 129

    Lauren Reinhard
    248-691-1800, ext. 165