From tens of thousands of entries from around the world, 100 aspiring designers, architects, DIYers, and makers hailing from more than 20 countries/regions have been chosen to bring their crazy space ideas to life as part of the $10,000,000 OMG! Fund.
Airbnb just announced the 100 winners of the $10,000,000 OMG! Fund.
The aspiring free-thinkers, architects, designers, and DIYers, and from over 20 countries and regions will each receive $10,000 to bring their sometimes totally whacky creations to life.
“What an incredible journey it has been to be a part of the OMG! Fund judging process. There were so many inspiring stories and destinations that I had never heard of before that I’m now eager to visit,” Kristie Wolfe, Airbnb Superhost, said in a statement announcing the winner. “As a builder myself, I can’t wait to watch these ideas come to life. These are more than just places to spend the night – each one offers an entire experience!”
The winners were selected by the OMG! Fund judging panel that included Wolfe (who has her own Big Idaho Potato House, design and style icon Iris Apfel, architectural expert Koichi Takada, and Airbnb VP of Experiential Bruce Vaughn.