IIDA Announces 13 Interior Design Competition Finalists

Centerbridge at Seagram Building by LSM
Hide Out by Dan Brunn Architecture
Hyundai Capital Convention Hall by Gensler

The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) announced today the 13 finalists of the 44th annual Interior Design Competition, which honors outstanding, innovative, and original design.

“It is our pleasure to announce the 13 exceptional finalists of the IIDA Interior Design Competition,” said IIDA Executive Vice President and CEO Cheryl S. Durst, Hon. FIIDA, LEED AP. “This annual competition has long attracted the best of the best in international design, and these inspired spaces represent both creativity and function for daily living, working, and playing. We are so pleased with the level of design excellence showcased by these firms.”

The Interior Design Competition finalists are:

Project: 1 Hotel South Beach, Miami Beach, FL, USA
Firm: Meyer Davis, New York, NY, USA

Project: ARGONAUT, San Francisco, USA
Firm: Huntsman Architectural Group, San Francisco, USA

Project: Campos Barangaroo, Sydney, Australia
Firm: Woods Bagot Pty Ltd, Sydney Australia

Project: Centerbridge at Seagram Building, New York, NY, USA
Firm: LSM, Washington, DC, USA

Project: Hide Out, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Firm: Dan Brunn Architecture, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Project: Hyundai Capital Convention Hall, Seoul, South Korea
Firm: Gensler, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Project: MARS, Santa Monica, CA
Firm: Giorgio Borruso Design, Marina Del Rey, CA, USA

Project: Masseria, Toronto, Canada
Firm: Burdifilek, Toronto, Canada

Project: Milken Community Schools Guerin Family Institute and Architecture + Design Institute, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Firm: Lehrer Architects LA, Los Angeles, CA, USA

Project: NeueHouse Hollywood, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Firm: Rockwell Group, New York, NY, USA

Project: Paper Space, Taipei, Taiwan
Firm: J.C. Architecture, Taipei, Taiwan

Project: The International Wine & Spirits Museum, Shanghai, China
Firm: Shanghai Godolphin, Shanghai, China

Project: Unite Here Health Los Angeles Office, Los Angeles, CA, USA
Firm: Lehrer Architects LA, Los Angeles, CA, USA

The finalists were chosen by a jury of design experts, including Carlos Madrid, Lead Designer, Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP; Jon Otis, IIDA, Founder and Principal of OlA – Object Agency; and Suzanne Tick, Affiliate IIDA, Founder, Suzanne Tick Inc. Six competition winners will be announced on March 14, 2017. The Best of Competition winner will be announced at the IIDA annual black-tie gala, COOL, on June 11, 2017. Winning projects will also be featured on the IIDA website and in the May issue of Interior Design magazine, the publishing partner for the competitions.

The finalists are available to view on the IIDA website. For questions and more information, contact Liz Moran, IIDA design competitions director, at lmoran@iida.org.

Milken Community Schools Guerin Family Institute and Architecture + Design Institute by Lehrer Architects LA
NeueHouse Hollywood by Rockwell Group
Unite Here Health Los Angeles Office by Lehrer Architects LA

About International Interior Design Association

The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) is the Commercial Interior Design Association with global reach. We support design professionals, industry affiliates, educators, students, firms and their clients through our network of 15,000+ members across 58 countries. We advocate for advancement in education, design excellence, legislation, leadership, accreditation, and community outreach to increase the value and understanding of interior design as a profession that enhances business value and positively impacts the health and well-being of people’s lives every day. www.iida.org

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