Ecophon wins international design award

Press release 2021-11-24

Ecophon’s new acoustic ceiling system Master Eg wins the prestigious German Design Awards 2022 in the category ”Excellent Product Design – Building and Elements”.

Master Eg -- German Design Award

Acoustic ceiling system Ecophon Master™ Eg combines inventive design with an efficient contribution to a better sound environment. The ceiling is of absorption class A, tailored for open plan offices and other facilities with high demands on good acoustics.

– Master Eg has been installed in offices all over the world since its launch this spring. Architects have welcomed the possibility of combining first-class sound environment with innovative design. We are proud that the German Design Council also recognises our contribution to the international design scene, says Stefan Dahl Malmborg, Communication Manager at Ecophon.

Both the upper part of the acoustic panel edges and the grids are painted in black, creating an exclusive free-floating appearance. The panels are available in four different formats and 22 colours, allowing architects to be creative and form their own patterns.

German Design Awards is organised by the German Design Council, a leading forum working globally to promote pioneering design. Entries are judged by an international jury made up of leading experts from all disciplines of design.

The renowned prize is awarded to products and projects that have demonstrated a high level of competence in design innovation and a sharp focus on the demands of their own customers and the market.

About German Design Awards

German Design Awards are exclusively granted to products and projects that are ground-breaking contributions to the international design landscape. With its worldwide spectrum and international appeal, it is one of the most prestigious awards in the design landscape across all industries. The award ceremony is held in February 2022. Read more about German Design Awards 2022 here.

About German Design Council

The German Design Council has operated as one of the world’s leading centres of expertise in communication and knowledge transfer within design, branding and innovation since 1953. Their mission is to represent the German design industry and to promote high quality design. Read more about the German Design Council here.


For more information (press only):

Stefan Dahl Malmborg, Communication Manager
Mobile: +46 (0) 42 17 98 89


Ecophon develops, manufactures and markets acoustic products and systems that contribute to a good working environment by enhancing peoples’ wellbeing and performance. The company has business units in 14 countries, delegations in another 30 countries, and approximately 800 employees. The head office is located in Sweden. Ecophon is part of the Saint-Gobain Group. Ecophon is a proud sponsor of the International Year of Sound 2020-2021, a global initiative highlighting the importance of sound and the ways in which it affects our daily lives.