BUSINESS Silmo Celebrates 2022 Silmo d’Or Award Winners By Staff Wednesday, September 28, 2022 12:21 AM PARIS—Silmo announced its 2022 Silmo d’Or Award Winners on Saturday, September 24. The Silmo d’Or Award winners are chosen by a jury each year; this year, interior architect and designer Jun Gobron acted as jury president, as reported by VMAIL this August. The awards are made up of 10 categories: Children, Sport, Vision, Low Vision, Optical Frame Brands & Labels, Sunglasses Brands & Labels, Technological Innovation in Eyewear, Connected Products, Sunglasses Eyewear Designer, Optical Frame Eyewear Designer; and two special awards, the Premiere Classe Award and the Jury Award. The full list of nominees for this year’s awards were announced in early September, as reported by VMAIL. This year’s winners are: CHILDREN: Odette Lunettes with Cadet 1 SPORT: OUT OF with Bot with IRID lenses VISION: SHAMIR with Shamir Metaform LOW VISION: VOXIWEB VoxiVision OPTICAL FRAME, BRANDS & LABELS: DE RIGO with Philipp Plein VPP081 SUNGLASSES, BRANDS & LABELS: ADCL with CL5108 134 - Christian Lacroix TECHNOLOGICAL INNOVATION IN EYEWEAR: PHIBO EYEWEAR x SO'CLASS with 1.618 O CONNECTED PRODUCTS: SKUGGA TECHNOLOGY AB with SKUGGA TECHNOLOGY SUNGLASSES, EYEWEAR DESIGNER: MASAHIRO MARUYAMA with Kintsugi MM-0078 OPTICAL FRAME, EYEWEAR DESIGNER: Kirk & Kirk with Thor in Citrus from the Centiles Collection PREMIERE CLASSE: PARASITE DESIGN with Karma JURY AWARD: NEUBAU Eyewear with Xenon Detailed descriptions of this year’s winners, as well as lists of winners from all previous years, are available on the Silmo website.