Cambridge, MA, January 8 - From Concentrate's Drawing Pod™ Rolled Art Portfolio was awarded a 2006 Good Design Award for Personal Equipment by the Chicago Athenaeum – Museum of Architecture and Design. This is the second award the Drawing Pod has won since its introduction at NAMTA 2006, where it was awarded the Best New Product Award. The Drawing Pod  Rolled Art Portfolio is a carrying case for rolled drawings, plans and artwork that redefines state of the art in art cases.

“The recognition of the Chicago Anthenaeum- museum of architecture and design is particularly gratifying to us because they cater to the target audience for which the Drawing Pod was developed. In setting out to design a product for architects and designers, we knew that we had chosen a tough, design savvy audience.“ said David Oliver, Director of Product Development at From Concentrate and inventor of the Drawing Pod.

About From Concentrate

From Concentrate, LLC is a manufacturer of functionally innovative and aesthetically pleasing presentation cases and portfolios.


About Good Design

The Good Design Awards are awarded annually by the Chicago Athenaeum – Museum of Architecture and Design. Founded in 1950, the Good Design Awards bestow international recognition upon the world's most prominent designers and manufacturers for advancing new, visionary, and innovative product concepts, invention and originality, and for stretching the envelope beyond what is considered basic product and consumer design.