THE GUEST: THE TROPHY FOR BEST DESIGNERS

The Guest, the captivating character created by Jaime Hayón for Lladró, was chosen once again as the trophy for designer awards. On this occasion, for the debut AD Middle East Design Awards, featuring the best architecture, interior and product design projects from Saudi Arabia, Kuwait, Bahrein, Lebanon, UAE, Jordan and Iran.

The bespoke version of The Guest, decorated by Lladró artists in dazzling golden luster combined with an electric blue base, went to artists including Pallavi Dean, creative director of Roar who was chosen as Designer of the Year, as well as Sayar Garibeh, named as best emerging talent.

A celebration of the creative excellence of the Middle East with an emphasis on innovation and sustainability.