2019 Ruby Awards CATEGORY DESCRIPTIONS

STUDENT

Best of Residential
Best of Commercial

EMERGING PROFESSIONAL

Best of Residential
Best of Commercial

RESIDENTIAL - Small Firm and Large Firm

Bedroom – master, guest, or children’s.
Bathroom – master, guest, or powder.
Kitchen – fully functional kitchen within a residence.
Living – formal living, family, or den with a residence.
Dining – formal dining, breakfast area, or deidicated room for dining within a residence.
Singular Space  wine, game, home office, media room, closet, gym, meditaiton, etc.
Outdoor Living – terrace, loggia, porch, outdoor kitchen, etc.
Renovation – Under 3,500 sq ft - renovated residence under 3,500 sq ft.
Renovation –  Over 3,500 sq ft - renovated residence over 3,500 sq ft.
New Construction – Under 3,500 sq ft - new construction residence under 3,500 sq ft.
New Construction – Over 3,500 sq ft - new construction residence over 3,500 sq ft.
Show House – TXGC River Oaks Show House

COMMERCIAL - Small Firm and Large Firm

Corporate - office, bank, call center, training facility, etc.
Community/Religious/Education - airport, church, library, museum, performance theatre, schools or colleges, etc.
Residential Multi-Unit/Corporate Housing – apartments/high-rise lobbies, corporate housing, etc.
Healthcare - hospital, clinic, nursing home, assisted living facility, medical office, laboratory and research facilities, etc.
Hospitality - hotel, restaurant, bar, resort, bed & breakfast, country/golf/health club, spa, arena, sporting venue, transportation, etc.
Retail - boutique, gallery, showroom, theater, dealership, storefronts, etc.

COLLABORATION

Designer/Industry Partner Collaboration - a feature and/or product developed and executed exclusively in collaboration between an ASID Designer and ASID Industry Partner.

INDUSTRY PARTNERS

Product Design – original custom designed product not found in existing categories.
Flooring – wood, stone, tile, carpet, rugs, etc.
Hard Surface – Not Flooring - millwork, stone, iron work, hardware, etc.
Technology and/or Lighting – lighting fixtures/lamps, technology, automation.
Textiles – rugs, drapery, bedding, upholstered furntiure, etc.
Wall Treatment - faux finishing, plaster work, wallpaper, murals, upholstered walls, etc.
Builder – new construciton, remdel, building addition, restoration, etc.