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Meet award-winning designers, developers, interiors experts, and real estate professionals


The IPAX events combine the presentations of the International Property Awards with a full business event designed to connect property companies from different disciplines within the industry, generating sales and association opportunities.

 Seminars  Presentations  Exhibition  Networking

Attended by top-level CEOs, Owners and Managing Directors, these are the perfect events for anyone involved with property, architecture, interior design or the real estate industry.


Exhibition places are now available. Call +44 (0)1245 250981 or email events@ipropertymedia.com


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elcome to the World’s Best Interior Design 2019-2020. This is the result of a whole year’s programme of Awards covering Africa, Arabia, Asia Pacific, the Americas, Europe, and the UK.

The winning companies appearing in this book represent some of the finest property companies working across the world today. These are firms who have achieved exceptional levels of quality and service. The International Property Awards have been running since 1993 and have grown in strength and popularity year on year. With thousands of entries from hundreds of companies, the Awards is the world’s largest and most prestigious programme recognising excellence in the industry. Every winner in this publication should be justifiably proud of their success. We wish them the best of success in continuing and exceeding the superb standards they have already demonstrated.

Helen Shield

Editor-in-Chief, International Property & Travel Magazine

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Index 06 Supporters 08 Judges 10 Inarc Design Hong Kong Limited 12 PTang Studio Limited 14 Design Intervention Pte Ltd 16 Porcelanosa with MDesign - Malika Junaid 17 The Nielsen Collection of Interiors 20 Design Hub Malta 22 ID21 Pte Ltd 24 WA International 26 CIBRIAN Arquitectos 30 DEQA Design Collaborative 31 Kirei Studio 32 Jacket Interiors 33 Designtone 34 Mariam El Alaoui 35 The Good Studio Limited 36 K.R. Decorate Co., Ltd. 37 Kart Group FZ-LLC 40 GUDC, Taiwan 41 Hortela Design de Interiores 42 Rusk Renovations 43 VA Studio, Sa, De C.V 44 FabLab Design AS 45 CBRE + tp bennett 46 dnassociati interior design studio 47 That is ITH Interior Co., Ltd. 50 The Works Interiors 51 KES Interior Design Ltd. 52 Decodence 53 Mawad S.A.R.L for Trade and Construction 54 Broadway Interiors 55 o2designmoscow 56 Architect Ante Vrban 57 Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados 60 ELITE BATH+KITCHEN 61 Denise Barretto Arquitetura 62 Ana Engelhorn Interior Design Ltd 63 Miller Interior Design 64 In e io

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The Judging Panel The judging panel for the International Property Awards is composed of experts and experienced members across a wide range of disciplines and property-related specialities. Their time and expertise is donated free of charge. Chairmen of the International Property Awards Lord Best, Earl of Caithness and Lord Thurso Peter Anscombe Senior Corporate Director, Edwardian Group Judith Baker Writer & Editor Kunle Barker Property Expert, TV presenter Nick Bentley Founder & Creative Director, Uniform David Bentheim Founder, Bentheim London Richard Billett Managing Director, Maisons Marques et Domaines Ltd Li Boatwright Owner & Founder, Storrington PR Peter Bolton-King Gobal Director of Professionalism and Ethics, RICS Doreen Boulding Hotel and Leisure consultant, DMB Associates Russell Bragg Managing Director, Bragg and Co Xavier Calloc’h Director, Yacht Investor, Yacht Investor Lucy Cann Contract & Luxury Manager, Dedar UK Ltd Victoria Chazova Negotiator, Knight Frank LLP Matthew Clare Executive Director, Trident Building Consultancy Kelly Collins Head of Interior Design, Lombok & the Ochre House Richard Cotton Non Executive Chairman, AHR Architects Katrina Craig C ie E e i e e Ho e So ions a ne s ip Kevin Crawford Managing Director (MCIAT), Crawford Architectural Geoff Cresswell Managing Director, RDG Planning and Design Max Davidson Freelance Property Editor Jon Eaglesham Managing Director, Barr-Gazetas Architects Imtiaz Farookhi Independent Property Expert Nick Farrow Chairman, Farrows Ltd Frederick Fischer Senior Director, Lalique Lucy Fox Director, Storrington PR Matt Gaskin Head of School of Architecture, Oxford Brookes University Will Gibbs Managing Director, KLC School of Design Ian Graham Principal Consultant, The Hotel Solutions Partnership Nishant Grover C ie pe a in e Asse o Co L Jo Hamilton Owner & Creative Director, Jo Hamilton Interiors Simon Hamilton Studio Manager, Reddy Architecture Annie Hampson C ie annin e an e e op en i e o epa of the Built Environment, City of London Jennifer Hardi Senior Lecturer Architectural Technology (MCIAT), London South Bank University Richard Hartshorn Regional Director, NHBC Sean Hatcher Design Director, MCM Architecture Ltd Niall Healy Managing Director (MCIAT), Healy Cornelius Design Consultancy Steven Hedley Managing Director (MCIAT), Hedley Design Ltd David Hind esi en Asia a i Ins i e o E en s ana e en Justin Hogbin, Interim Manager, Richard Mille Watches Del Hossain Managing Director, Adrem Ilker Hussein Commercial Director, Laufen Bathrooms AG Adam Jacot de Bonoid Writer Rebecca Johnson Managing Director, Lothian Bell Ltd Mike Jordan Chairman, Cornish Stairways International Muslim Kanji Chairman, Cruxton Business Travel Yama Karim Partner, Studio Libeskind Jill Keene Editor, International Property & Travel Dawn Kitchener Managing Director, Blocc Interiors Mia Kitsinis Design Director, Accouter Design 8


James Lawrence-Felton Head of Land Operations, Securewest International Nick Lee Founder and PR Director, Niche PR Paul Lewis Founder, Altham Lewis Architects Roy Ling Managing Director, RL Capital Management Andrew Link Head of Operations, FTSquared Hugh Lumby Partner & Head of Global Real Estate, Ashurst LLP Duncan MacArthur Principal, Hotel Solutions Steve Macfarlane Director, Metro Projects Bill McClintock Chairman, Guild of Property Professionals Guy Medd Consultant Shalini Misra Founder & Creative Director, Shalini Misra Ltd Christian Mole Executive Director, Ernst & Young LLP Christian Morris Director, Yotomo Architecture Studio Helen Oldfield i e o A ni y Katherine O’Shea Associate - Strategic Solutions, Advice & Investments, Coutts Ed Park Director, Park designed Penny Patterson Director, Make it so Design Hilary Philpott Director of PR/Communications, JW Marriott Grosvenor House, Gegrory Phillips Owner, Gregory Phillips Architects David Reynolds Owner, Bloomsbury Project Management Philippe Rossiter Retired from the Master Inn Holders Nadya Ruvinsky International Projects & Design Consultant, Rusigner (Nadya Ruvisnky Ltd) Julien Sannier Commercial Director, Lombok Sophie Sannier Owner, Jack and Tara Celia Sawyer CEO, Celia Sawyer Interior Architecture & Design Jeanette Schuchmann ep y i e o Na iona To is e Nigel Sellars Associate Director, Global Property Standards, RICS Kevin Sew Associate Director, HODESCO (Hotel design consultancy) Helen Shield Editor-in-Chief, International Property & Travel David Smith Managing Director, DS Property Specialists Jill Starley-Grainger Editorial Director, Inscribe Content Patrick Story Design Director, Sequoia London Paul Tayler Consultant Valuer Mark Taylor Area Manager, Silent Gliss Ltd Sue Timney Interior Designer Tricia Topping Director, Carlyle Consultants Paul Vick Founder, Paul Vick Architects Dean Wade Property and Construction Group Executive, London Chamber of Commerce John Walker Executive Director, CTF Local Andrea Watson Freelance property journalist Eddie Weir Principal Partner (MCIAT), Architectural Design Partnership Gillian Wheatcroft Head of PR & Marketing, Janine Stone & Co Tony Whitbread Ed Williams Partner & Head of Global Real Estate, Fletcher Priest Architects Stuart Wilsdon Independent Design Consultant Jan Wilson President, RPW Design Georgina Wood Head of Interior Design, Taylor Howes Designs

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Inarc Design Hong Kong Limited 9/F Yu Yuet Lai Building

43-55 Wyndham Street, Hong Kong t: +852 2868 2348

  , Inarc Design Hong Kong is a quality-driven design consultancy specialising in both interiors and architecture. The company has won an impressive ten awards for its project ‘The Owners with Kids Box, STRC, The Hong Kong Jockey Club’. Ultimately, the client’s goal was to provide a ‘first of its kind’ dining venue at the racecourse specifically designed for horse owners’ children. The design challenges were both complex and numerous as the existing space had little natural daylight or external views. Hence, throughout the concept, Inarc focused on the suitability of materials, colours, lighting and shapes in order to enhance the overall experience. The new dining venue had to accommodate approximately 200 guests and include an open

as well as a semi-private dining environment, betting facilities, a large buffet area, a fully selfcontained kitchen and access to a new viewing terrace – all within a special child-friendly interior environment. Therefore, the vision for the interior design solution was inspired by the colours and shapes that generally evoke fun with children. Moreover, child-friendly curved shapes were applied to the decorative semiprivacy screens and special lighting fixtures. The kitchen design provides an ‘active’ food experience for patrons and their children with a number of standalone buffet counters and a large glass ‘picture’ window to observe the main food preparation area. Even the bathrooms have been created to exude a ‘magic forest’ appeal for children with onyx stone giving the illusion of height to the walls with its multi-coloured veins.

f: +852 2868 4482 e: spinolo@inarc.com w: www.inarc.com WORLD’S BEST INTERIOR DESIGN THE OWNERS WITH KIDS BOX, STRC, THE HONG KONG JOCKEY CLUB BY INARC DESIGN HONG KONG LIMITED BEST INTERNATIONAL LEISURE INTERIOR The Owners with Kids Box, STRC, The Hong Kong Jockey Club by Inarc Design Hong Kong Limited BEST LEISURE INTERIOR ASIA PACIFIC The Owners with Kids Box, STRC, The Hong Kong Jockey Club by Inarc Design Hong Kong Limited

 BEST LEISURE INTERIOR HONG KONG The Owners with Kids Box, STRC, The Hong Kong Jockey Club by Inarc Design Hong Kong Limited BEST INTERNATIONAL INTERIOR LIGHTING DESIGN The Owners with Kids Box, STRC, The Hong Kong Jockey Club by Inarc Design Hong Kong Limited 10

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  , PTang Studio Limited has a diverse range of projects, from small scale residential designs to large scale commercial works all over Asia Pacific. Boasting the mixed-use interior and office interior awards for its ASYA Sales Gallery design, the company can attribute its success to really understanding clients’ individual preferences. The company goes above and beyond to seek out the finest in quality and innovative solutions. This has equated to a fresh and unique style that transcends existing boundaries within the world of design. This strategy would not be as successful if it wasn’t for PTang’s incredibly dedicated teams, each of which is managed by experienced designer.


The energy that permeates throughout the business is the very reason why clients have had exceptional experiences. You’ll find the award-winning ASYA Sales Gallery by journeying to Cakung, East Jakarta in Indonesia. There you’ll see the project stretched across a beautiful 70-hectare area with integrated facilities and infrastructure. Located in one of Jakarta’s thriving locations, ASYA is close to shopping malls and is strategically positioned beside Jakarta’s Outer Ring Road Toll, making the location easily accessible. The foundation of the concept was formed based on the research and comprehension of resort lifestyle and a selection of feature materials captured from the natural


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surroundings in Jakarta. The dedication in the research is therefore easy to see by way of the final design. Featuring a selection of houses, villas, apartments and low-rise commercial components, the ASYA project is family oriented meaning its central focus surrounds family ancestry. Using the family tree as a physical concept, various architectural elements, such as lighting and partition features were used to emulate the trickle and flow of the tree. Each space is structured with interconnecting components, warm lighting and soft textures to echo feelings of warmth and sentiment. These physical details weave and envelop the visitor within a comfortable

setting, reiterating the sense of familial protection and nurture. The Reception sculpture is a representation of a tree, simulating the concept of lineage, while openness to the exterior is maintained to enhance the transition from day to night of the interior and exterior space. The concept of nature is applied in the children’s playroom in a more figurative approach to create a playful space. The use of natural materials like stone and wood veneer not only feature the distinctive local Indonesian style, but they also create a cozy resort-looking atmosphere. Overall PTang Studio Limited has created a unique place to incorporate the very best for comfort and style.


PTang Studio Limited Room 5 - 6, 4 Floor,

Hopeful Factory Centre 10 - 16 Wo Shing Street, Fo Tan, N.T., Hong Kong t: +852 2669 1577 f: +852 2669 3577 e: office@ptangstudio.com w: www.ptangstudio.com


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The Arthouse Penthouse

19 Ringwood Road

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 I  one of the leading design studios in the Asia Pacific region. Helmed by partners Nikki Hunt and Andrea Savage, the company’s work has garnered an international reputation for attention to detail, quality and creativity, winning numerous awards including the five latest accolades featured here. The property 19 Ringwood Road in Singapore belongs to a single mother with a teenage daughter and seven-year-old son. She wanted Design Intervention to build her a home that would grow with the family and provide a sanctuary and feeling of permanence. The design has been inspired by the client’s preference for modern neo-classical architecture and contemporary ranch style. However, the greatest influencing factor was the incorporation of the existing 1950’s art deco home which had become badly dilapidated. By adapting elements from these two styles, a successful fusion with the original property has been achieved.

With a penchant for cooking, the client wanted the kitchen at Ringwood to be spacious, uncluttered and dramatic. The open plan space flows seamlessly from the rest of the house with clean lines complemented by glamorous elements for a luxurious ambience. A key part of the brief was to create a light, airy aesthetic as the kitchen has no windows. Achieving this goal, the space feels welcoming for the children while meeting the demands of a professional chef when required for frequent entertaining. The Arthouse Penthouse in Singapore is home to a well-travelled, cosmopolitan couple approaching retirement. They wanted a home with a warm and welcoming vibe, free from ostentation that resonated with homely comfort rather than ‘haute design’. Both avid collectors of paintings, wine and objet d’art, Design Intervention has succeeded in integrating the couple’s collections seamlessly into their new home, avoiding any showy displays.

BEST INTERNATIONAL INTERIOR DESIGN PRIVATE RESIDENCE The Arthouse Penthouse by Design Intervention Pte Ltd BEST INTERIOR DESIGN PRIVATE RESIDENCE ASIA PACIFIC The Arthouse Penthouse by Design Intervention Pte Ltd

 BEST INTERIOR DESIGN PRIVATE RESIDENCE SINGAPORE The Arthouse Penthouse by Design Intervention Pte Ltd  BEST ARCHITECTURE SINGLE RESIDENCE SINGAPORE 19 Ringwood Road by Design Intervention Pte Ltd 14

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A Mid-Century Revival

Twelve Cupcakes

Taking eight months to complete, the interior has captured the clients’ personal style while becoming an urban sanctuary for the family. The apartment is modern, timeless and equipped with all the comforts a home should possess combined with that essential spark of intrigue and excitement. The clients’ brief for A Mid-Century Revival in Perth, Australia, was to imbue the family home with colour and warmth. They also wanted to emphasise the clean lines and timeless quality of the architecture whilst including their impressive art collection. As blue proved the dominant colour in their artworks, they wished to weave this colour into the design. Incorporating a space and bar was of utmost importance as the enjoy entertaining and also host many business-related events at their home. Throughout the house, large sliding doors dispel the barrier between the interior and exterior and invite the outdoors inside. Mid-century motifs were featured in the

design to add drama and inject vibrant colour whilst still achieving a crisp visual appeal and facilitating a seamless transition between the indoors and outdoors. Twelve Cupcakes is a Singaporean brand with a steady stream of shops around the City State. Its new retail store at Universal Studios Resorts World on Sentosa Island was to become the flagship outlet. The shopfront was not just for food but also to showcase the brand to an international audience as a springboard for expansion. The biggest challenge overcome by the design was accommodating the multitude of kitchen equipment, storage and display units as well as seating and serving patrons in just 378 square feet. Existing brick columns on the façade have been clad in a fun, bold graphic decal. This doubles as a pictorial menu and clearly conveys the message that ‘Twelve Cupcakes’ serves up far more than small cakes. A strong, geometric, asymmetric black and white pattern then flanks the clear glass doors.


Design Intervention Pte Ltd 75E Loewen Road, Tanglin Village Singapore, 248845 t: +65 6506 0920 Instagram @ourdesignintervention e: info@diid.sg w: www.designintervention.com.sg

NOMINEE BEST RETAIL INTERIOR ASIA PACIFIC Twelve Cupcakes by Design Intervention Pte Ltd

 BEST RETAIL INTERIOR SINGAPORE Twelve Cupcakes by Design Intervention Pte Ltd  BEST INTERIOR DESIGN PRIVATE RESIDENCE AUSTRALIA A Mid-Century Revival by Design Intervention Pte Ltd  BEST KITCHEN DESIGN SINGAPORE Ringwood Kitchen by Design Intervention Pte Ltd World’s Best Interior Design

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Porcelanosa with MDesign - Malika Junaid 600 Route 17 North,

Ramsey, NJ 07446, USA

 P G opened its headquarters in Villarreal, Spain in 1973, where the company first produced ceramic tiles. Today the group’s eight companies offer a wide product range including kitchen and bathroom equipment with over 970 stores in 150 countries. To boldly go where no kitchen design has ever gone before was the client’s brief for the space age, award-winning Star Trek kitchen, located in heart of Silicon Valley, California. A step inside this luxurious kitchen reveals not only fully integrated, touch sense appliances but, in true Star Trek mode, voice activated lights, motion sensor doors and an antibacterial KRION® countertop. Other state-of-

the-art innovations include a fully integrated Miele dishwasher that opens with a knock on the door and a beautiful glass backsplash that turns blue when the light is turned on. Designed with entertaining and family in mind, there is plenty of space for multiple cooks to create awesome dishes while the children can complete their homework seated at the spacious, central kitchen island. Guests who come to dine at the Star Trek kitchen will be truly wowed by the dining area, which resembles the look of the Star Trek ship’s deck, as portrayed in the TV programme. A stunning indoor swimming pool is located right below the kitchen dining area, which truly completes the out of this world feeling.

t: +1 201 995 1310 e: info@porcelanosa-usa.com w: www.porcelanosa-usa.com BEST INTERNATIONAL KITCHEN DESIGN Star Trek Kitchen by Porcelanosa with MDesign - Malika Junaid BEST KITCHEN DESIGN AMERICAS Star Trek Kitchen by Porcelanosa with MDesign - Malika Junaid

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 N C  I specialises in kitchen and bath redesign to create fresh and contemporary spaces. As an awardwinner, the company focuses on vision, specific requirements and the desires of its clients. For this particular master bath project, the clients wanted a luxurious space for complete relaxation. Customised designs tailored to their daily activities were required, including grooming facilities, a beverage centre and cabinetry with smart integrated storage. A steam shower with chromotherapy, aromatherapy, and ergonomic seating was a must, not only for sheer pleasure but for health benefits, too. There was also a need for an adjoining shower with high-quality plumbing fixtures, which

was as a direct result of the clients sharing a love for health and wellness properties. Custom cabinetry featured trash pull-outs, along with internal drawers and a grooming appliance storage cabinet. The original closet was completely demolished, giving new life to a custom closet with an island and integrated shoe pull-out storage. A coffee bar with integrated sink, beverage centre and a pull-out k-cup holder helps the clients start off their day without ever leaving their master retreat. The bathroom features sleek sculptural lines and minimal aesthetic with neutral backgrounds. The ceiling cove was transformed into a rectangular shape and custom fabricated curved metal lights with cut-outs extended across the cove, casting light patterns below.


The Nielsen Collection of Interiors Irving TX 75038 USA t: +1 214 463 2743 e: fayenielsen69@gmail.com w: www.nielsencollection.com

BEST INTERNATIONAL BATHROOM DESIGN Luxury Master Bath by The Nielsen Collection of Interiors BEST BATHROOM DESIGN AMERICAS Luxury Master Bath by The Nielsen Collection of Interiors

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Sliema Townhouse

23 Boutique Hotel

Villa Design


 H M was established in 2014 with a mission to deliver aesthetically pleasing, functional and affordable interior and exterior design solutions. The company has won six awards: The brief was to create a vintage style kitchen for the Sliema Townhouse, which also incorporated the outdoor area behind the house. This kitchen has been totally transformed into a beautiful, large, airy culinary room. The addition of a large picture window and patio doors, which lead to the dining and BBQ space and really bring the outside in. A funky preparation island and high level breakfast seating area grace the central area. Distressed oak panelling adorns the generous array of cabinet doors and gorgeous Maltese style patterned floor tiles complete the picture. Located in Floriana, Malta a 500-yearold Palazzo has been transformed into the


stunning eight-bedroom 23 Boutique Hotel. On entering the reception area, you are immediately transported back to a grand bygone era through the use of the original rustic features and the beautiful décor, which oozes luxury and glamour. Each bedroom has been decorated in a rustic style, using warm, neutral colours, wooden flooring and velvet wrap-around headboards, which nestle against the limestone walls. Several bedrooms are grouped around an intimate courtyard area, a perfect place for guests to gather for a predinner aperitif. Parts of this house in Wardija, Malta date back over 200 years. The residence has been modernised to include four bedrooms and an outside pool area. On first glance you see a very striking modern, clean-cut home but the design has included some of the original limestone walls both internally and externally

Award Winner KITCHEN DESIGN MALTA Sliema Townhouse by Design Hub Malta

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Jackpot Joy Offices

Hammetts Gastro Bar

Apartment Design

thus retaining its history and character. Timber cladding and a warm décor throughout each room create a homely feel to the property. Residents can cool off in the fabulous outdoor pool, which includes a sun deck and outdoor dining area. Hammetts Gastro Bar is hip and trendy establishment located in Sliema, Malta. A complete renovation of the original building has created an inviting bar area, restaurant and private dining area. White marble and timber flooring leads you up to a futuristic looking bar, where glass casing located on one side showcases the extensive whiskey and wine selection. Copper piping graces the ceiling leading to the restaurant, producing an industrialised, trendy feel. Don’t miss the men’s lavatory, which features an expensive Italian mosaic. Jackpot Joy based in Msida, Malta required a large, warm and welcoming office with plenty

of space, breakout areas and meeting rooms. A modern reception area, tastefully decorated in hues of grey and warm wood cladding also includes a glass partition, which reflects light from the glass fronted façade through to the back office. The open plan office area includes a large floor to ceiling glass boardroom complete with eye-catching yellow seating. Clean lines, neutral colours, a modern feel with a splash of colour was the brief for this apartment located in Sliema, Malta. Contemporary art provides a cool splash of colour within the open plan living area. A step through to the bedroom reveals a cosy, inviting space with sliding frosted doors through to the en-suite bathroom, which features a stunning black marble floor and back wall. The outside seating and barbeque area is the perfect spot to unwind in after a busy day.


Design Hub Malta

56 Triq Francesco Buhagiar Birkirkara BKR, 1153, Malta t: +356 99 441 703 e: info@designhubmalta.com.mt w: www.designhubmalta.com

BEST LEISURE INTERIOR EUROPE Hammetts Gastro Bar by Design Hub Malta

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    in 1996, ID21 continues to be instrumental in helping many different businesses identify and appreciate the transformational impact of integrating modern workplace strategies into corporate offices. Following an Asia Pacific 2018 Award win last year, the design and build firm pulls a hat trick of wins this year, adding to an impressive list of recognitions for its industry-leading workplace design. Two of the award wins are workplace designs for prominent global firms, which affirms the fast-growing Singapore firm’s position at the forefront of workplace design in the APAC region. The third is awarded to the design of ID21’s own office, a compelling example of the firm’s creativity and testament to its vision of transforming spaces that bring out the best in people.

When ID21 decided to move to a duplex unit in the same office block, it was a conscious decision to raise the game on the company’s line of expertise: creating inspirational interiors that set the trends in workplace design. As design and build specialists with a strong team of in-house designers and project managers as well as engineering and construction experts, ID21 relished the challenge to reinvent and push the boundaries in designing and executing a visionary space that the team would be proud to call home. The challenge of this new space was to be radically different from ID21’s former premises, but the loftier, double-volume unit also presented an opportunity to give staff more generous and inspiring premises. The result is a grand departure from the bright, predominantly white scheme of the previous

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office, a dimly-lit and curiously different space invites visitors to explore the space and, in turn, the company’s work. The entrance has a discreet logo which has been laser cut and folded in light relief, alluding to the origami concept seen in ID21’s branding. From the outside, a heavy sliding door in oxidised copper gives away little of what lies beyond. This element of surprise continues around every turn, heightened by the distinct experience of each area. The concept of the design contrasts was developed to create an inspiring and energising workspace. A rainforest-themed reception evokes tranquillity as visitors enter, before turning the corner to face a bright and vibrant office which stimulates the senses. In order to accommodate staff growth, the previous open-plan environment had to be

reconsidered to maintain the ideal balance of social interaction, collaboration and individual concentration. One industrial-themed section featuring an oversized neon sign bearing the playfully adapted slogan ‘Keep Calm & Rock On’ banishes workplace monotony and enhances team spirits, whilst another area evokes serenity with lush greenery built into the storage features. It’s a powerful example of ID21’s commitment to unlocking, nurturing and empowering the people in the spaces the company designs. From productivity, wellbeing to collaboration, the diverse needs of the company are able to converge seamlessly in a creative environment, whilst bringing out the firm’s core values of Accountability; Service; People First; Innovation; Respect; and Excellence.


ID21 Pte Ltd

1 Kim Seng Promenade Great World City East Tower Unit 16-04/05/06, Singapore 237994 t: +65 6272 2345 f:+65 6270 0306 e: enquiries@id21.com.sg w: www.id21.com.sg

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Jumeirah Royal Saray Bahrain

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  , WA International is a Dubai-based interior design studio which is renowned for creating exquisite interiors for the hospitality market. The company has established an enviable clientele with longstanding relationships reflecting its superlative performance and commitment to unique interiors. The two award-winning projects featured here are prime examples of WA International’s attention to detail and expertise. Jumeirah Royal Saray Bahrain is a highly luxurious five-star hotel offering 174 guestrooms, four Royal Residences, a spa, gym and restaurants. The exterior of the building was inspired by the Andalusian Moorish style of architecture, while its interiors embrace a contemporary Arabic design. They have

been designed to reflect both the abundant pearl diving waters of the Gulf as well as the stunning patterns seen in the vernacular architecture and its detailing. WA International’s greatest influence for this project was from Sheikh Isa Bin Ali Al Khalifa’s beautiful heritage home with its intricate Bahrani patterns. These wonderful layers of complex designs have been etched in rows in marble, wood, plaster and on glass. The overall colour scheme of the hotel features luminous marble and pearlescent specialist paint finishes. Almost white chenille fabrics have also been selected to further reference Bahrain’s lustrous pearling industry. Royal blue and purple accent cushions are then added to provide a pop of colour throughout the interiors to great effect.

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Hyatt Regency Addis Ababa

The new Hyatt Regency Addis Ababa is located off Meskel Square which is the centre of the city, connecting artery roads to the heart of the capital. Within walking distance of the United Nations Conference Centre, the Hyatt Regency offers something not seen before in Addis Ababa: luxury with a design rooted in history, nature and the people of Ethiopia. The property offers 188 keys including Regency Suites and Royal Suites, an all-day dining and speciality restaurant, wellness centre and state-of-the-art fitness centre, an outdoor heated swimming pool and exquisite landscaped areas. The client’s brief was to create a five-star hotel with modern amenities, contemporary in design with a sense of location and Ethiopian pride. Catering primarily for the delegates of the African

Union and other diplomatic summits, the hotel had to provide a unique experience. When translated, Addis Ababa means new flower and so WA International created a multifaceted concept with inspiration from nature. The lily, which is the national flower of Ethiopia, contrasting landscapes of the country’s vast highlands, valleys, rivers and the source of the Blue Nile have all helped to shape the design concept. Bird colours and characteristic feather markings also transcend conceptually into the interiors in a subtle and sophisticated approach. Last but not least, woven into the concept are beaded Ethiopian jewellery, indigenous body painting adornment and traditional Tibeb fabrics. The ensuing interiors have not only met all the necessary requirements but also created a truly exceptional guest experience.


WA International 1st Floor NGI Building Port Saeed, Dubai United Arab Emirates t: +971 4 266 3050 e: info@wai.ae w: www.wa-international.com

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Casa Vista Diamante

Casa Valencia

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CIBRIAN Arquitectos

Natyvo Tower 19th Floor Blvd. de los Reyes No. 6431 San Andrés Cholula Puebla, CP 72820, Mexico

 V D was the result of Mexican based CIBRIAN Arquitectos, a contemporary design, construction and interiors specialist working alongside the company’s founder and architect, Fernando Cibrian to create him a very personalised and individual home. The brief was to develop something that embodied Cibrian’s aspirations, and sense of escapism through its architectural design and interiors. The resulting effect was a substantial, five-storey residence, nestled within the 20-metre deep cliffs. One of the outstanding features of the property is the fabulous views facing out towards a duo of volcanoes and lush green golf course. Exquisite finishes and an eclectic

art collection give this property its awardwinning characteristics. The company also scooped a second award for Casa Valencia, commissioned by Pueblas State University. The brief here was to create a property for its annual raffle to raise student funding. The challenge was to build and fully furnish the family residence, based in Mexico’s Puebla, within a tight schedule of just four months. In a fine balance of form and functionality, Cibrian came up with a design featuring large interconnecting shapes that create volume and something that maximised the potential of this corner plot. Nordic styling is reflected throughout the interiors using a blend of different wood tones and neutral colour palette.

t: +52 222 431 3055 e: informes@cibrianarquitectos.mx w: www.cibrianarquitectos.mx BEST INTERIOR DESIGN PRIVATE RESIDENCE AMERICAS Casa Vista Diamante by CIBRIAN Arquitectos



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DEQA Design Collaborative Roof Deck, Molave Building 2231 Chino Roces Avenue Makati City, Philippines 1231 t: +63 2 8551 7806

EQA D C (formerly DDC Architecture Studio) is based in Makati City, Philippines from where it provides a comprehensive range of design services, from master planning to product design, across commercial, hospitality, and residential disciplines. The company was commissioned to design The Corner Market Food Hall, which is located in The Podium, Ortigas Centre, Mandaluyong, Metro Manilla, Phillippines. Located on the second floor of the mall, this bright and welcoming dining area is home to 17 speciality restaurants, with a seating capacity of 350 – 400. A beautiful gabled roof greets diners as they enter, creating a feeling of being welcomed in to a family home. Moving further in to the area, glance upwards and marvel at the

coloured grid ceiling, which creates a trendy feel to the room. The area is bathed in natural sunlight from the floor-to-ceiling windows, where visitors can appreciate the stunning city views whilst dining. A domestic narrative theme has been used throughout the food hall by using a fresh, earthy colour palette and cooking icons, which are displayed on the walls and wood panelling. Various seating options are available, which allow diners to relax and feel at home. The restaurant areas have been decorated with a bold mix of patterns and colours, which create a lively and energetic feel to the space. The Corner Market Food Hall design has truly delivered on its promise to create a fresh, vibrant area that engages and encourages conversations based on the enjoyment of food.

m: +63 920 950 4109 e: denise@ddc.studio w: www.ddc.studio Award Winner LEISURE INTERIOR PHILIPPINES The Corner Market Food Hall by DEQA Design Collaborative


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 S was launched in 2010 by interior designer Nathalie Ryan whose creations reflect years of experience in Haute-Couture by transposing emotions into the world of architecture and interior design, through the subtle interplay of colour, matter and light. Acqua Di Parma – Dubai Mall, the brand’s first boutique in the Middle East, is an award-winning project by Kirei Studio. It is a joyful interpretation of the Acqua di Parma brand values, aimed at offering a fresh and modern luxury retail experience that appeals to both male and female customers. Opened in May, 2018, the 50m² boutique is characterised by an enveloping design. Natural and precious materials are complemented by

Parma bright yellow, the symbolic colour of the brand, to communicate the quintessential vibrant Italian style. Kirei Studio has also emphasised the brightness that is the ‘leitmotif ’ of the store by alternating wooden grooves with textile coverings referencing the sun’s artistic rays of light. Further reflecting Acqua Di Parma’s Italian roots, the design features yellow armchairs and oak floors that pair perfectly with timber elements and a central ringed chandelier. The boutique also includes a barber corner, Barbiere, with a custom-made mosaic floor by Sicis. This sublime boutique truly reflects the values of Acqua Di Parma as well as those of Kirei Studio – elegance, individuality and a taste of savoir-faire.


Kirei Studio

45 rue Cardinal Lemoine 75005 Paris, France t: +33 6 16 31 39 33 e: contact@kirei-studio.fr w: www.kirei-studio.com

BEST RETAIL INTERIOR ARABIA Acqua Di Parma - Dubai Mall by Kirei Studio

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Worker’s Cottage Cape Town

Four Seasons Hotel - Westcliff

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Jacket Interiors

The Media Mill, 1st Floor Despatch Building, 7 Quince Str, Milpark P O Box 41841, Craighall, 2024 Johannesburg, South Africa

  , Jacket Interiors derives its name from a fusion of the first names of the founders, Jacci Samios and Ockert Dixon. The company has been successful in winning awards for the two following projects. Worker’s Cottage Cape Town is a newly renovated 100 year-old property with a large, seamless extension. The new owner wanted to make some small tweaks to elevate the final look and create a relaxed home that still retained a sense of style. Overall, the chosen interior design features grey shades offset by touches of black, white and teal. By using the same colours throughout the house, Jacket Interiors has provided a perfect backdrop for the client’s art collection. By updating

the flooring and lighting and creating a new dressing room area, the property’s value has significantly increased. Jacket Interiors was also commissioned to redesign the interiors of an iconic hotel in Johannesburg when it changed ownership to become the Four Seasons Hotel – Westcliff. The brief was to give it a sense of place and tell a story of the city and of South Africa. Every area including all bedrooms and suites, the entrance lobby, new spa, ballroom building and new deli coffee shop were refurbished. Three elegantly contemporary room types were created exuding an essence of Africa. The restoration of existing pieces of furniture also gives a feeling of a home that is lived in resulting in colonial meets contemporary appearance.

t: +27 11 646 3505 e: info@jacketinteriors.com w: www.jacketinteriors.com NOMINEE BEST INTERIOR DESIGN PRIVATE RESIDENCE AFRICA Worker’s Cottage Cape Town by Jacket Interiors

 BEST INTERIOR DESIGN PRIVATE RESIDENCE SOUTH AFRICA Worker’s Cottage Cape Town by Jacket Interiors Award Winner HOTEL INTERIOR SOUTH AFRICA Four Seasons Hotel - Westcliff by Jacket Interiors


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Neo Classical Abode

Rainbow Dealer’s Lounge


Kota Permai Golf & Country Club

  S, Malaysia, Designtone has won awards across four interior design projects. Rainbow Dealer’s Lounge is an office interior in Kuala Lumpur that captures the client’s forward vision. Every private, common and collaborative space has been created with great attention to its purpose and connected through layout, materials, technology, colour, typography and signage. Original concrete and brickwork features also reflect the company’s utilitarian approach to collaboration in a growth-focused workplace. Neo Classical Abode is a 3,400 square feet apartment providing a panoramic view of the KL skyline. Reflecting a neo-modern Chinese approach, its design is inspired by the art-architecture-space relationship. Key

elements include utilising three main walls in the living and dining areas as a blank canvas, while keeping the overall spatial design minimal. Kota Permai Golf & Country Club’s interior design concept features the theme of ‘tropical elegance’. It involved the refurbishment and extension of existing areas to be both contemporary and upmarket to reflect the membership of businessmen and VIPs. Elegant, luxurious materials add a sophisticated feel to the spaces while bespoke and personalised touches include commissioned artworks. Ekocheras Mall in Cheras, Malaysia has a trendy, minimalist and sustainable design. Bold in its execution, regardless of what is seen as the norm, it has been given a timeless appeal which will remain relevant over future years.

Ekocheras Mall



Dataran Prima, Block D2 ,Unit 7-3, Jalan PJU 1/39, Petaling Jaya 47301 Selangor, Malaysia t: +603 7886 3383 f: +603 7880 0383 e: info@designtone.net w: www.designtone.net


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Mariam El Alaoui

Khanshara Street, Dumas Building Mar Mikhael - Nahr Beirut 1100, Lebanon

 E A, an awardwinning interior designer based in Beirut, Lebanon, was commissioned to transform RN Residence, an apartment belonging to a couple with two young daughters. Her motto is: Our mission is to positively influence the lives of our customers by shaping their spaces with timeless designs and gracing their homes with the style, sophistication, elegance and warmth that capture the essence of their personalities. The brief was to create a timelessly stylish, luxurious and functional living area which would fully utilise the available space for both the family and entertaining on a large scale. Although the couple have very different style preferences, some commonalities emerged that helped the design process.

Drawing inspiration from their personalities and lifestyle, a concept of ‘where two opposites meet’ evolved. This emphasises contrast, intersection, interlocking connection, pairing and symmetry across all furniture, textiles and materials. Being a believer that an interior is the natural projection of the soul, the resultant design naturally features a graceful combination of interconnected spaces that progress seamlessly from the television area to the main entertaining area and finally to the dining area. Neutral tones have been used to allow the finer details of the furniture and metal elements to shine through while also enabling Mariam El Alaoui to be creative with textures and patterns. Light and bright walls also prove more reflective, making the space feel open and airy and maximising the natural light.

t: +961 324 1083 e: makinterior1@gmail.com w: www.makinterior.com

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  H K where it delivers design projects to all corners of the world, The Good Studio team is a dynamic practice built from diverse backgrounds and an array of industry experience. The firm was commissioned to design the award-winning House 1967. Located in Hong Kong, House 1967 is a two storey, four-bedroom property, which reflects the territory’s colonial style heritage. The brief was to create a spacious family home, utilising a mix of tradition and modernity as well as ensuring that quirkiness and comfort are woven intricately through the design. A step into the main entrance reveals traditional black and white floor tiles, which

lead you through to the large open plan living area. Here a tasteful sleek and coordinated look has been created using a monochrome palette throughout. Large archways and windows work well with stainless steel mirrored doors creating a feeling of space and togetherness. Contemporary artwork and individual pieces of furniture add a splash of colour whilst still maintaining a cosy feel to the home. The focal point of the master bedroom is a stunning free-standing bath, which creates a real wow factor: a perfect spot to relax after a busy day. The children’s rooms contain light wood bunk beds, which are both practical and stylishly designed. Bright artwork and floor coverings complete the picture.


The Good Studio Limited

Unit E, 29/F, Billion Centre, Tower A, 1 Wang Kwong Road, Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong t: +852 2191 9681 e: info@thegoodstudio.com w: www.thegoodstudio.com

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K.R. Decorate Co., Ltd.

300/35 Premium Place Nawamin-Sukapiban1, Nawamin Rd. Thailand 10240 t: +66 2 379 1877 - 78

  T for over 20 years, K.R. Decorate provides professional interior and structural design for private residences, offices, restaurants and hotels. It is continually developing its levels of both quality and service to offer clients exceptional results in terms of design and interior decoration. The company’s award-winning project ‘Mr Pathompol’s Residence’ is a grand, two-storey villa in Bangna Bangkok totalling 290m² where the aforementioned client lives with his wife and two sons. It has a modern and luxurious interior design featuring rose gold, stainless steel and various marbles complemented by the use of an innovative airbrush painting technique.

The ground floor includes a study and play room for children, a shoe cabinet area, cooking pantry for Western food and a separate Thai kitchen beside the helper’s room at the rear of the house. K. R. has extended and designed the impressive foyer of the property according to Feng Shui principles with a Chinese shrine and Buddha sculpture placed on advice sought from the Feng Shui Master. Upstairs, the aisle leading to each bedroom is lined with attractive display cabinets, while the master bedroom has a brown colour palette. The elder son’s bedroom features bright colours and the youngest son’s is decorated in navy blue with hidden lighting under a stepped floor to create a fun look.

f: +66 2 379 1879 e: krd.information@gmail.com w: www.krdecorate.com Award Winner INTERIOR DESIGN PRIVATE RESIDENCE THAILAND Mr. Pathompol’s Residence by K.R. Decorate Co., Ltd.


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 , K G, established in the UAE since 2005, brings to life interiors through conceptual design. Believing that interiors are much more than being just about space, the design specialist uses a creative approach to accentuate client personality. The firm’s award-winning interior design for the General Secretariat of the Cabinet in Dubai is a design triumph, reflecting traditional local heritage and modern cultural diversity. Feng Shui influences are portrayed in the work space design, channelling positive energy throughout the building. Commissioned patriarchal artworks customise the décor, whilst the use of industrial materials modernise the design. Exotic plants, strawberry shoots, colourful

fixtures and patterns add a sense of playfulness. An installation of a preserved tree with mirrors above and below, symbolising infinite reflection, sits as a central focal point, signifying the growth and development of the United Arab Emirates. All the while the design retains a corporate vibe throughout. The executive wing uses a rich mix of material finishes with opulent marbles, natural wood and clean lines to create comfortable Majlis lounges within the work space. On the other side of the building, general staff areas are contrasted with a more contemporary, industrial, playful design. The use of multi-coloured accents and zoning is combined to create an open and creative atmosphere, accentuated by a tropical lounge, surrounded by exotic plants.


Kart Group FZ-LLC Dubai Design District

Bldg. 1B Unit 101, P.O. Box: 122110 Dubai, UAE t: +971 4 564 6422 f: +971 4 564 6082 e: info@kartgroup.net w: www.kartgroup.net

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GUDC, Taiwan

11F., No.86-6, Yiwen 1st Str. Taoyuan District, Taoyuan City Taiwan

UDC   re and interior design studio which has won an award for its project Lounge Grandeur, located in Taoyuan, Taiwan. Its interiors have been designed to be a perfect example of a highly luxurious and welcoming environment. On entering the main building, the grand reception hall is designed as an oval hub which leads residents and visitors into four different domains of the lounge. Within these spaces, residents can freely study, work-out or simply relax with friends. This transitional space with sunlight flowing through open glass walls features visuals of round objects, line grills and hanging conceptual adornments. At every corner there is a different function, namely a

dining room, lounge bar, library and gym with swimming pool. Each individual space has been visually designed for its use and features a different, intriguing character. The pool and gym area has a ceiling, tables and benches made of wood with stone walls in a contrasting, dark hue. In the lounge bar, metal filters by the window in a floral design enrich the natural lighting and also give the space a subtler ambience. GUDC’s main approach to the design has been the interaction between free lines, harmonious shapes and layers of ceilings. The overall look is both dazzling and eye-catching, creating a public space which defines the senses and tastes of the users while also providing the required functions for a unique lifestyle.

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 D  I was commissioned to design the award-winning Live it – Colours of Life. The residence is located in an affluent neighbourhood of Maputo in Mozambique. Originally built in a colonial style, the house is a three-storey building surrounded by a large garden. Owned by a couple with two young children, their brief was to treat each room’s design uniquely giving the house a sense of cohesion. The clients’ specific requirement was for privacy hence each room is segregated to allow different activities to take place without disturbing each other. On entry, the visitor is ensconced in a relaxed tropical jungle style foyer where a neutral colour palette is

complemented with lush tropical plants. Each room has been tastefully decorated throughout using modern furnishings and neutral flooring, which draws the eye to the striking wall coverings and objet’s d’art, which the family were keen to display. A beautiful dining area opens out to the outside pool thus providing the perfect place for the couple to host parties and enjoy family meals. Natural sunlight streams into this room and enhances the rustic style furnishings used throughout. The clients’ wish was to add ethnic character and elegance to enhance this colonial style home. Hortela Design de Interiores has created a stunning, elegant and functional home, which has surpassed the clients’ expectations.


Hortela Design de Interiores Avenida Kim Il Sung nº 279 B, Maputo, Mozambique t: +258 843 035 469 e: design.interiores@hortela.co.mz w: www.hortela.co.mz

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Naturally Lit Townhouse

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Rusk Renovations

39 West 37th Street, 15th Floor New York NY 10018 USA t: +1 212 544 0986

    of industry expertise, Rusk Renovations Inc. transforms apartments and townhouses at New York’s premier addresses. Award winning projects for the company include ‘Bathroom Worth the View’. The client brief was to transform the bathroom of two combined high-rise apartments to enhance the spectacular panoramic views of the Manhattan skyline. Designed by plainspace Architecture and Design dpc and interior designer, Shari Pellows, the new bathroom superbly achieves this. The next acclaimed project is a Naturally Lit Townhouse in Greenwich Village that required extensive renovation. Designed by Haute Architecture, a new double-height living room,

House Colorful

new rear façade with custom bronze framed windows, two additional bedrooms, kitchen and both a rooftop and rear garden were reimagined. Key to the design was enhancing the flow of natural light. To achieve this a ceiling slab in the first floor was removed, allowing light to flood in through an aperture in the new ceiling, whilst central living spaces create a sense of openness. Taking a minimalist approach, a spiral staircase forms a central part of the design. The next winning project was House Colorful with the aim of creating a family space. Two adjoining Park Avenue apartments underwent a full program of redevelopment to create a family space with designs carefully curated by architect John B Murray and interior designer Katie Ridder.

f: +1 212 567 0954 e: info@ruskinc.com w: www.ruskinc.com NOMINEE BEST INTERIOR DESIGN APARTMENT AMERICAS Naturally Lit Townhouse by Rusk Renovations

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A S  a Mexican firm with extensive experience in national and international architecture and interior design projects, including private residences and commercial projects. It has won an award for The Beach House. Located in Puerto Vallarta, Mexico the property has stunning views of the Pacific Ocean and is surrounded by natural landscape. The architecture plan for this luxurious home, which has been constructed to accommodate 16 people, was to connect with the open space, peace and natural vibe of the area. This is reflected throughout, communicating sophistication, luxury and freedom. A true feeling of calm and relaxation ensconces you on entry to this beachside home.

Natural sunlight floods the large living areas, which are tastefully decorated throughout with cool marble and dark wood. Potted palms and natural ornaments complement the area and bring the outside in whilst creating a feeling of natural harmony. Residents can spend time sunbathing on the main terrace and then cool off with a refreshing swim in the glorious infinity pool. A tastefully decorated movie room, complete with plush, comfortable seating is perfect to enjoy the latest blockbuster. Morning workouts can be taken in the fully equipped gymnasium located within the clubhouse area. Beach House is set within lush, tropical gardens where relaxing walks can be enjoyed whilst taking in the beautiful coastal views.


VA Studio, Sa, De C.V

Av Paseo De Las Palmas 250 Int 10 Miguel Hidalgo Mexico City 11000, Mexico t: +52 1 55 5202 1673 e: vb@vastudio.mx w: www.vastudio.mx

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FabLab Design AS FabLab Design Studio Nordbergveien 51 0875 Oslo, Norway

 - Wergelandsveien 27 landmark building, situated in Oslo, has a long history dating from the 1860s when it was first a private residence before being turned into a military hospital. Today, it is home to SuperOffice AS and its Norwegian subsidiaries, but not before having a complete facelift by FabLab Interior Design studio. To create the perfect solution, a mix of old and new furnishings were used across four floors. Tall windows in the main hallway allow lots of light in, while classic checker flooring reflects the client’s sophisticated taste and professionalism. Hand-painted ceilings, mahogany meeting tables, bespoke desks and storage units made to blend in with the interior of the walls are

but a few of the additional striking features throughout the building. Restored photographs of earlier building residents were printed onto brushed steel panels and fabrics to create impact. The owl motif is part of the company brand and is creatively referenced in the interior design elements. Other features include a marble fireplace, a coffee bar as well as a cantine-bistro for employees and guests. The walls use soft colour hues to give a sense of calm and lightness, while the majestic front façade offers executive meeting rooms with an unbeatable garden view. Iron gates and railings designed by FabLab use the four-leaf clover motif, while 2,500 tulips cover the garden outside with walkways dressed in pink cobblestones and granite.

t: +47 452 800 42 e: post@fablabdesign.com w: www.fablabdesign.com BEST OFFICE INTERIOR EUROPE Wergelandsveien 27 by FabLab Design AS

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BRE G,  world’s largest commercial real estate company have won an award for office interior for its One St Peter’s Square, Manchester office. The design brief was to showcase and reflect the stature, intelligence and professionalism of CBRE whilst remaining at the cutting edge of timeless design. Clients can expect a truly five-star experience as they enter this office, which has been influenced by the surrounding external architecture. The bright and airy reception area emits a feeling of the modern combined with the classical from the stunning, modern reception desk to the wooden flooring and comfortable lounge area located next to the floor to ceiling windows overlooking the square and the city. A variety of workplace settings have been designed throughout the office to reflect the different methods of working within four

zones. These include a fixed workspace for PAs and operational staff, a team collaboration area with an informal meeting area and sit-stand desks, a main circulation route and a quiet study zone. Calming green and violet décor combined with neutral fawn wall coverings complete the picture whilst more vibrant yellows and greens have been used in the breakout areas. CBRE’s 2019 EMEA Occupier Survey identified employee engagement, talent attraction and development as the most important factors of corporate property strategy, even ahead of cost reduction. This new office has enabled the firm to use interior design to embrace these factors by focusing on wellbeing, user experience, productivity and workplace efficiency. Having been delivered by its own expert occupier fit-out team, it’s a great example of CBRE practicing what they preach.



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dnassociati interior design studio

Via Filippo Palizzi 91, 80127 Napoli, Italy

   studio is an award-winning company that deals with design and realisation in the fields of interior design, architecture, and customised furnishings. Its mission is to present and execute designs to achieve high property standards. The team is made up of professionals who share their business by designing living and commercial spaces, furniture and interpreting the new social and individual needs taking place in the large universe of contemporary city spaces in a critical and creative way. Featuring outstanding aesthetics, along with functional and communicative value, the company prides itself on its attention to detail. Dnassociati has a distinctive way of working, characterised by the “made in Italy” approach, meaning taste, differentiation, uniqueness and elegance, with the final goal to arouse emotions while searching for beauty.

The materials, lights and the proportions, just to name a few, are reworked giving each project a distinct identity with the aim of arousing emotions through multisensory atmospheres. One Sense is an example of Dnassociati’s exceptional focus on bringing people together. Once inside, the majestic kitchen features a spectacular glass window and visitors can also view and touch the materials expertly worked by the best Italian artisans. Continuous black iron, brass and wood shelving envelops the walls of the room, fulfilling the function of displaying wines, works of art and other objects. There are also both deaf and hearing waiters, adding to the exceptional inclusivity of the project. Bells, those found in hotel reception, are placed on the bar counter and instead of ringing, they light up every time you touch them to attract the attention of bartenders.

t: +39 081 191 77 721 e: studio@dnassociati.net w: www.dnassociati.net NOMINEE BEST LEISURE INTERIOR EUROPE One Sense by dnassociati interior design studio

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  ITH I is an interior design studio based in Bangkok Thailand. The company has won an award for its XT Ekkamai project. Located in Bangkok’s hipster district the building is close to many unique cafés, bars and restaurants, where 24-hour non-stop fun is on tap for the city’s millennials. Each client completes a ‘lifestyle test’ to verify the personalised room layout that will suit their needs. This brand-new concept is due to be launched in three locations across Bangkok and will offer a ‘sharing facility’, which means that residents can have access to a gym, lounge and co working space at any of the locations regardless of which condominium they live in across the city.

This striking building rises majestically over Bangkok skyline and is a sight to behold with blue and purple rubber lighting tubes wrapped around the white building, which cannot be missed by passers-by. A step inside reveals a pure white reception area with a series of eye-catching blue tubes suspended from the ceiling and connecting to the façade. A coffee bar area replaces the traditional reception desk with street graffiti completing the décor. Each bedroom is decorated to reflect the client’s tastes, character and lifestyle with bold colour schemes matched with vibrant coloured furniture. The XT Ekkamai has certainly created a strong statement within the Thai condominium industry.


That is ITH Interior Co., Ltd. 33, 31 Bhiraj Tower at Sathon, Unit A, Floor 4, Sathon Tai Road,Yannawa, Sathon, Bangkok 10120 Thailand t: +66 824 466 289 e: ith@thatisith.com w: www.thatisith.com

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The Works Interiors

R-641, 2nd floor, New Rajinder Nagar,

 W I is an established interior design firm based in Delhi that has catered to over a hundred residential, industrial and commercial interior projects. One such project is the award-winning Sattva House in Jor Bagh, New Delhi, created to the home owner’s exact specifications. The client sought to create an ambient space that would incorporate the philosophy of ‘Sattva,’ which in Sanskrit means light, goodness and purity. The 3-bedroom abode’s contemporary style is uncluttered and minimalistic, and following a holistic treatment, the client adopted lifestyle and postural changes for wellness. This is evident in his request for low level seating that would allow him to comfortably sit in the lotus position.

Owing to Delhi’s temperamental weather conditions, the design had to cater more-so to the hotter climate. Fortunately, the secondfloor apartment faces a garden that has shade giving trees, while energy-conserving air conditioners and ceiling fans are dotted across the interior. Beautifully handcrafted Oakwood furniture was carefully customised and strategically placed, freeing the central space for movement, while storage solutions were wall-stacked to allow for space continuity. In keeping with the minimalistic design, the palette chosen includes pastels and a variety of pared-back accented patterns and tones. Botticino flooring and sans rugs create a visual fluidity, while a teak wood door and window frames further accentuate the sense of being rooted to earth. Overall, the attention to detail makes this residence one for the books.

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ES I D believes that interior design is an artistic interpretation of living spaces to show originality and individuality. The company’s award-winning interior design project House at Deauville is a seaside property with two small gardens located at Ting Kau, New Territories, Hong Kong. Owned by a couple with a teenager and a live-in maid, their brief required a master suite, bedroom suite for their son and two guest bedrooms. The clients’ preference was for a modern contemporary design with lots of details and material combinations coupled with light colours and harmonious tones. In order to enhance the experience of the living/dining room, the space has been completely linked

with the back garden. Natural colours have been used on materials such as wood, metal, leather and marble to continue the theme of nature throughout. When the glass sliding doors are opened, the interior and exterior are completely converted into a spacious area which entirely enhances the area. An existing narrow staircase on the ground floor with a tall balustrade was disliked immensely by the clients as they found it much too oppressive. Therefore, KES Interior Design widened the staircase and rearranged the balustrade to make it appear far more transparent and spacious. The overall mood of the property, the enhancement of its views and the way the outside has been integrated with the interiors has surpassed the clients’ expectations.


KES Interior Design Ltd. Unit 2005, 20/F, Prosperity Centre 25 Chong Yip Street Kwun Tong, Hong Kong t: +852 2779 2272 f: +852 2779 2273 e: info@kes.com.hk w: www.kes.com.hk


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Berwick Work Space, 90 Marygate, Berwick-Upon-Tweed Northumberland TD15 1B United Kingdom

   interior design company based in Berwick-UponTweed that specialises in complete makeovers from initial concepts to final finishes for both residential and commercial sectors. The firm has won an award for its Albero Seaside Apartments project. Located within a picturesque fishing village in the Scottish Borders, the client’s brief was to create a luxurious, well-appointed and homely space for the holiday rentals market. Renovations included replacing a large front window with a set of French doors leading to a balcony area, perfect for alfresco dining. Tastefully decorated throughout using heavily textured features, including whitewashed floor boards and panelling really lets the natural

light in to every room. A cosy wood burning stove in the lounge area tempts holiday makers to sit and relax on the comfortable sofa after a bracing walk along the nearby seafront. The kitchen has been totally transformed from a dark, cramped area into a glorious light and airy room with a space saving breakfast bar and open shelving system. Clients can take full advantage of the pretty balcony area just outside the dining room; a wonderful space to enjoy a morning coffee or a well-deserved aperitif. Beautiful bedrooms overlooking the harbour are adorned with gorgeous accessories in sandy colours that bring the beach in and offer the perfect place to relax. A stunning bathroom completes the picture with a fabulous spa bath and a large walk-in shower.

t: +44 1890 610997 e: info@decodencedesign.co.uk w: www.decodencedesign.co.uk NOMINEE BEST INTERIOR DESIGN APARTMENT UNITED KINGDOM Albero Seaside Apartments by Decodence

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Abey Kitchen


   of Lebanon’s most trusted and reliable finishing materials suppliers, specialising in designer kitchens. Two of its latest awardwinning designs are featured here. Abey Kitchen is located in a 100 year-old former boarding school in one of the prettiest villages in Mount Lebanon. The client has renovated the derelict building into a private residential villa, retaining its traditional features but adding modern and luxurious finishes. Upon entering the contemporary kitchen, an abundance of daylight floods into the space through large windows which also optimise the surrounding views of nature. Fitted with top quality Velvet Black Nobilia cabinetry and black counter tops, it features clean lines and

stylish glass framed doors. Blue mosaic tiles then provide a classical modern finish, adding contrast and also reflecting the colour of the sky through the windows. FR Kitchen is within a large apartment in 3BEIRUT, an exclusive project in the city consisting of three iconic towers. The Zeyko kitchen is equipped with a centre island designed to seat 12 as a dining table and a sliding door to open out into the dining and living areas. Featuring simple white cabinetry with clean lines, the addition of black counter tops gives an elegant, contemporary look. A small niche of black painted glass creates a strong design impact and adds to the overall Art Deco style where alignment and symmetry have been major elements.


Mawad S.A.R.L for Trade and Construction Weavers Center, Clémenceau Street, Beirut, Lebanon t: +961 1 37 77 38 f: +961 1 37 77 38 e: info@mawadgroup.com w: www.mawadgroup.com

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Broadway Interiors

1512 Grosvenor Business Tower PO Box 31644, Barsha Heights, Dubai, UAE

  , Broadway Interiors specialises in unique solutions across the F&B/hospitality, office, government, leisure and residential sectors. Its award-winning leisure interior project ‘Crank’ is Dubai’s newest and most exciting spin studio. This modern space is underpinned by a strong, trendy design vernacular and attracts young professionals in the region. Crank’s cutting edge, professional sound system and neon lighting creates a high energy, high impact fitness experience unlike any other. Serious fitness enthusiasts are able to take full advantage of tracking and maximising their physical performance while enjoying a highly motivating, electric atmosphere. By creating a V-shaped elevated stage for the instructor in a central position, all riders are provided with a

strong connection and sense of togetherness throughout the class. One of the most important aspects of Broadway Interiors’ design has been the mezzanine floor. This exceeds the client’s expectations by providing an additional revenue generating fitness and yoga space. Facilities include well-equipped changing rooms with ample showers and lockers as well as a café and chill-out lounge for socialising. Recycled features such as bikes on the wall, wooden crates hanging on chains, logs and recycled pipes for hanging rails to display Crank merchandise add to the studio’s character, storage, revenue and branding opportunities. Bespoke mesh storage and lockers add to the overall industrial aesthetic whilst doubling up as seating, while custom made mirrors framed with mesh continue the theme throughout.

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  Oksana Salberg-Vachnadze, o2designmoscow combines all advanced requirements to create comfortable living spaces featuring modern design trends. The company’s winning project Sokolniki Apartment is on the 12th floor of a prestigious residential complex in Moscow. The clients, a married couple with a teenage daughter, commissioned o2design to transform its interiors in a contemporary, yet elegant, way. The apartment’s planning can be described as simple and logical. It consists of three rooms with a large living room and a space that combines the kitchen with the dining room. There are two bedrooms, two bathrooms, two dressing rooms and a laundry room. Two loggias with lounge areas were also added to

the living space next to the kitchen and one of the bedrooms. The neoclassical style and the colour white was chosen as the starting point. From there, white cornice mouldings created a beautiful contrast with colourful modern furniture. This added a certain cultural context resulting in an interior which could be found in any European capital. The apartment is full of designer’s inventions but also features many of the clients’ own ideas. They even visited iSaloni fair in Milan with the designer to choose specific furniture for the living and dining rooms and the master bedroom. Thus, the interior’s striking colour palette, stylish furniture and impressive contemporary artwork came to life.



Danilov Plaza, Novodanilovskaya Embankment, 6/1., floor 4, off.1 Moscow, Russia t: +7 916 989 49 40 e: oksana@o2designmoscow.com w: www.o2designmoscow.com

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Architect Ante Vrban Architect Ante Vrban d.o.o.

Trg Nikole Subica Zrinskog 1 10000 Zagreb, Croatia

  C, Architect Ante Vrban has proved to be a highly consistent, award-winning company with over 300 developed luxury projects around the globe. Its latest accolade is for the interior design of Villa Gabrijela, a private residence on the coast of Istria with fabulous views to the sea and surrounding ancient olive trees. The client’s brief was to create an interior which would be vibrant, fresh and filled with light. Signature mirror stripes, which are present in every project Architect Ante Vrban has created, have been incorporated into the design to great effect. Covering 264m² of total living area, the villa includes five bedrooms and four bathrooms plus a living and dining room with an open kitchen, all in one open space. The first-floor terrace is partly covered to accommodate an al fresco kitchen and grill,

making the area perfect as a summer dining room with plenty of privacy. Villa Gabrijela includes the latest state-ofthe-art technology integrated into its interior with LED lights, a sound system and signature linear floor LED lighting custom made by the architect. Forming a continuous border throughout the property, this frames the interior with ambient light. All floors are made of onyx marble slabs with heating beneath for winter comfort, while bathrooms each have different marble on their floors and walls. Walls and doors have been insulated for sound and the furniture has been custom made from Architect Ante Vrban’s 2018 collection. Architect Ante Vrban is the main architect of the Croatian EXPO Pavilion on 2020 Dubai Expo, along with several other luxury projects in the next two years that are booked in advance in his schedule.

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  the University of São Paulo’s School of Architecture and Urbanism, Fernanda Marques creates contemporary interiors that reflect the best of the world’s art and design. The two following award-winning projects in São Paulo are prime examples. Groenlandia is a 740m² residence constructed around 1950 that has undergone a stunning retrofit led by Fernanda Marques. The project required a number of structural alterations in order to meet the growing requirements of the clients, a couple and their three children. Living spaces were optimised to enable the family’s many guests and enhanced by the use of a soft colour palette, natural materials and an abundance of lighting solutions. A new gourmet

area was created by moving the pool area to one side of the house, while ground floor openings were enlarged to form a better integration between the internal and external areas. Panorama was designed for a keen art collector and his wife and so the main goal was to house all the works of art harmoniously, allowing for the collection’s future growth. The owner also had an aspiration to include a swimming pool in the apartment. Building the pool presented the biggest challenge as Fernanda Marques decided to place it in pride of place in the living room. Thick glass was imported and specialised labour required to install the pool which has ultimately become yet another work of art within this superb two floor apartment.


Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados Rua Ramos Batista, 198,

Cobertura – Vila Olímpia São Paulo, Brazil t: +55 11 3849-3000 e: arquitetura@fernandamarques.com.br w: www.fernandamarques.com.br

Award Winner INTERIOR DESIGN PRIVATE RESIDENCE BRAZIL Groenlândia by Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados Award Winner INTERIOR DESIGN APARTMENT BRAZIL Panorama by Fernanda Marques Arquitetos Associados World’s Best Interior Design

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Dvorákovo nábrežie, Bratislava

 - Siko Group is a private family-owned Czech company that specialises in bathroom and kitchen equipment. With an aim to offer more luxury solutions for clients with higher standards, the creation of Elite Bath took centre stage. Following the success of this establishment, there was a clear need for expansion outside of Prague, so a bathroom and kitchen interiors showroom was opened in Slovakia. Inspired by the functionality, materials and visuals of its Prague premises, the Bratislava branch was fitted with additional mod cons to give clients a visually-appealing representation of the end result they could potentially have. Overall unity in style, tone and design was essential. Included in the design was a fully

functional spa, a Bulthaup kitchen with a large dining table, where company staff regularly meet for dinner with clients, architects and developers. Tilted platform podiums, each with a specific floor surface, function as presentation spots for a solitary product range. One initial problem was creating an intimate spa and separating it from the rest of the showroom. This was solved by using special electronic milk glass, which provides privacy only when it is needed. An electronically controlled vertical shower with sensors and three settings; aromatherapy, chromotherapy and water features increased the design standards. A table decked out in faucets allows clients to test more than 20 functioning faucets with multiple types, shapes and colours to choose from.

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 B  in interior projects that combine exquisite design, functionality, high quality materials and, of course, aesthetics. Inspired by the elements of nature such as earth, stone and wood, her award-winning project, Guest Space, is a 218m² building of metal construction in São Paulo. Dedicated to relaxation, it is perfect for gathering family and friends together. Guests are welcomed by a charming tropical garden square with a pair of hanging rope swings and potted jaboticaba trees to complement the overall relaxing atmosphere. Due to three large, fully glazed sliding doors, the living room with its fireplace and the gourmet kitchen are beautifully connected to the garden. An absolute synonym of comfort and coziness, wood is incorporated into both the wall panels

of the living room and the wide planks of souari nut in the gourmet area. Porcelain tiles adorn the floor, while other natural materials such as stone and brick bring a harmonic balance of nuances and textures present on surfaces and furniture. This palette has been intentionally selected in order to make the most of the client’s various works of art including sculptures and photographs by well-known artists. Acoustic comfort was a key concern due to the building’s 4.30 metre-high ceilings. Thus, an exclusive designer rug has been suspended between the walls to act as both an attractive tapestry and sound absorption element. Completing the project perfectly, lighting brings together external beacons and built-in dots creating a striking, contrasting effect.


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Ana Engelhorn Interior Design Ltd

   for creating timeless interiors for residential and commercial properties, Londonbased interior designer Ana Engelhorn uses her knowledge to design visually appealing spaces. Her creativity has won her an award for the Farmhouse Catalan in Spain. The farmhouse isn’t short on old-fashioned charm and historical facts as it comprises two towers dating back to the 16th century – both used to watch for pirates coming in from sea. The residence had previously undergone small renovations to create little rooms, a fake ceiling and two stairways, thus removing the elements that made it truly unique. Ana’s task was therefore to bring this building back to its former glory by removing the additional walls, ceiling and second staircase to give the family a three-bedroom house they could use as their summer residence.

The outcome included the restoration of traditional stone floors and the inclusion of antique oak boards upstairs. To accentuate the property’s high ceilings, large airy rooms were needed to coincide with the beautiful Spanish countryside. A large open-plan kitchen coupled with a dining room and two children’s bedrooms can be viewed on the southside of the building. On the north side, a brief wander through a walkway leads to a large living room, while the first floor houses a large open-plan master bedroom that includes a dressing room and bathroom designed with a freestanding cast-iron bath. The first floor allows access to the towers, with the west tower being used as a library and the east as a shoe closet. Overall, hints of pale colours adorn each room highlighting antique furniture and contemporary art.

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   Emerald City, Seattle houses the Miller Interior Design studio with a number of beautifully designed commercial, residential and architectural projects under its belt. The company has won a Bathroom Design award for its Sparkling Spa master bathroom remodelling project. Keith Miller was given the task of making considerable changes to his clients’ outdated bathroom as they journeyed towards transforming a secondary home into a primary family residence. The end result was a marrying of individual style, modern aesthetics and attention to detail without compromising on luxury.

To begin with, the true beauty of the shower room was masked with low-quality, outdated fixtures and furnishings. Storage was uncomfortable to access owing to the awkward corner vanity and there was a lack of ventilation due to poor planning. However, the one redeeming quality is the large window showcasing the beautiful Pacific Northwest view. A stroll into the renovated bathroom reveals cleaner architectural lines, opening up of enclosed spaces, high-quality fixtures, a customised Moroccan-style rug for visual interest, a frameless shower and the star of the show; a luxury freestanding tub transforming a mundane morning ritual into an appealing bathing experience.


Miller Interior Design 1601 5th Ave. #1100

Seattle, Washington 98101 United States t: +1 206 226 7541 e: info@millerinteriordesign.com w: www.millerinteriordesign.com

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CONNIE YOUNG DESIGN For over 20 years, Connie Young Design has been translating its client’s dreams and desires into luxurious spaces that transcend form and elevate function. With a portfolio that is rich in detail and texture, the studio explores the human experience to capture the essence of what makes each client and every project unique. An innate curiosity about humanity’s collective world inspires the innovative approach that has garnered the studio international acclaim. From sourcing sustainable and indigenous products to finding the perfect artifact, Connie Young’s multicultural team scours the world for the very best purveyors. From design inception through implementation, using systems and processes for maximum efficiency, every detail is monitored for quality of material and execution. Based in Western Canada with clients and projects around the world, Connie Young Design creates timeless spaces that speak to a love of creativity, a passion for detail and a desire to make the world a more beautiful place. NOMINEE BEST INTERIOR DESIGN PRIVATE RESIDENCE AMERICAS La Petite Maison by Connie Young Design



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IDEA INTERNATIONAL IDEA International is a Bulgarian studio for high-end interior design founded by interior designer Alex Kovatchev. In the last 20 years, the studio has been providing projects on a global scale, all over the world. The studio specialises in a wide array of project types – from hospitality, residential, food & beverage, to yacht and plane design. IDEA’s portfolio includes a variety of projects in Sofia, Berlin, London, Santa Monica, Los Angeles, Moscow, Paris. The style of the studio impresses with timeless beauty; its projects have triumphed at many prestigious international competitions. With a desire to create immersive environments and a passion for exploring the unknown, IDEA takes a multi-disciplinary approach to its array of projects. Crafting a unique and individual concept for each project is fundamental to IDEA’s design approach. From the big picture to the last detail, the aesthetic story informs and drives the design. The seamless synergy of technology, craftsmanship, and design is reflected in every project’s environment. NOMINEE BEST RESIDENTIAL PROPERTY EUROPE Signature Residence by IDEA International

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Award Winner HOTEL INTERIOR BULGARIA InterContinental Sofia by IDEA International

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International Interior Design Winners 2019-2020 WORLD’S BEST INTERIOR DESIGN The Owners With Kids Box, STRC, The Hong Kong Jockey Club by Inarc Design Hong Kong Limited Best Bathroom Design

Best Interior Design Show Home (cont.)

Africa South Africa Oosthuizen House by Bathroom by Design

Europe Cyprus Coral Seas Villas by Leptos Estates

Americas USA Luxury Master Bath by The Nielsen Collection of Interiors

UK London Dock Show Apartment by Happy Place Design

Europe Russia ANTIC by LLC “J. Lykasova”


UK West Mersea by Barefoot Bathrooms Ltd

London Dock Show Apartment by Happy Place Design

INTERNATIONAL WINNER Luxury Master Bath by The Nielsen Collection of Interiors

Best Interior Lighting Design Asia Pacific Hong Kong The Owners With Kids Box, STRC, The Hong Kong

Best Home Technology

Jockey Club by Inarc Design Hong Kong Limited

Asia Pacific China The One Sky Villa by NanJing AoYi



The Owners With Kids Box, STRC, The Hong Kong Jockey Club

The One Sky Villa by NanJing AoYi

by Inarc Design Hong Kong Limited

Best Hotel Interior

Best Kitchen Design

Africa South Africa Gorgeous George

Africa South Africa Oosthuizen House by PDI - Phil Darby Interiors

by Studio A / Tristan Plessis Studio

Americas USA Star Trek Kitchen

Americas Grenada Silversands Grenada by AW²

by Porcelanosa with MDesign - Malika Junaid

Asia Pacific Japan Kasho Gyoen Hotel by Hiramoto Design Studio

Arabia Lebanon Abey Kitchen by Mawad S.A.R.L for Trade and Construction

Europe France Mandarin Oriental by Opaal Interiors

UK Kitchen - Hampstead by Glotech

UK Empress Eugenie Suite, Claridge’s Hotel


by Maybourne Hotel Group

Star Trek Kitchen by Porcelanosa with MDesign - Malika Junaid

INTERNATIONAL WINNER Empress Eugenie Suite, Claridge’s Hotel

Best Leisure Interior

by Maybourne Hotel Group

Africa Mauritius Terminal 1 Mauritius by Moveo Ltd Americas USA Harrys NYC by Prototype Design Lab

Best Interior Design Apartment

Arabia Dubai The Gym by Brian Leib Interior Design

Americas Canada Glamour in the Sky

Asia Pacific Hong Kong The Owners With Kids Box, STRC, The Hong Kong

by Lori Morris Design-House of LMD

Jockey Club by Inarc Design Hong Kong Limited

Asia Pacific Hong Kong Ultima Apartment by Fusion Design Limited

Europe Malta Hammetts Gastro Bar by Design Hub Malta

Europe Russia Penthouse in Sochi by SL Project


UK Hanway Gardens by Milc Design

The Owners With Kids Box, STRC, The Hong Kong Jockey Club by Inarc


Design Hong Kong Limited

Ultima Apartment by Fusion Design Limited Best Mixed-use Interior Best Interior Design Private Residence

Africa Algeria C.I.C.- Centre International des Conferences

Americas Mexico Casa Vista Diamante

by Fabris & Partners architetti

by CIBRIAN Arquitectos

Asia Pacific Indonesia ASYA Sales Gallery by PTang Studio Limited

Arabia Dubai Private Villa - Emirates Hills V by XBD Collective

Europe Poland Arche Geologiczna by Arche SP. Z O.O.

Asia Pacific Singapore The Arthouse Penthouse


by Design Intervention Pte Ltd

C.I.C.- Centre International des Conferences

Europe Turkey Urla Residential Project by DT Mimarlik

by Fabris & Partners architetti


by Kni

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Best Office Interior

The Arthouse Penthouse by Design Intervention Pte Ltd

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Americas Canada SCM Insurance Services - Edmonton by 34F Design Inc Best Interior Design Show Home

Arabia Dubai Revonic by Swiss Bureau Interior Design

Americas Canada Holborn University Heights by Holborn Holdings Ltd

Asia Pacific Indonesia ASYA Sales Gallery by PTang Studio Limited

Asia Pacific Malaysia Aweterm A Puteri Cove Residences by Metrics Global

Europe Norway Wergelandsveien 27 by FabLab Design AS World’s Best Interior Design

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Best Office Interior (cont.) UK CBRE - One St Peter’s Square by CBRE + tp bennett INTERNATIONAL WINNER ASYA Sales Gallery by PTang Studio Limited Best Public Service Interior Africa Kenya Mpesa Foundation Academy by Design Partnership Ltd Asia Pacific China Bamboo Breeze by IADC Europe Russia Jewish Cultural Centre “Zhukovka” by Jewish Cultural Centre “Zhukovka” INTERNATIONAL WINNER Bamboo Breeze by IADC Best Retail Interior Africa Nigeria Project S by Spring Interiors Ltd Americas Canada Belford Properties Presentation Centre by 34F Design Inc Arabia Dubai Acqua Di Parma - Dubai Mall by Kirei Studio Asia Pacific China Changzhou Longfor Paradise Walk by PH Alpha Design Limited Europe Slovakia ELITE BATH+KITCHEN by Siko kúpeľne a.s. INTERNATIONAL WINNER Changzhou Longfor Paradise Walk by PH Alpha Design Limited Best Surface Design Asia Pacific Kazakhstan Residence in Taugul by Toghrulkhan Project INTERNATIONAL WINNER Residence in Taugul by Toghrulkhan Project

SIMPLY US Jarsche Design Studio is an interior design firm company which specialises in Residen�al & Commercial projects. Jarsche Design Studio was founded in 2017 by our founder, Jason Chen. Since then, we have grown from a one-man agency into the small firm that we are on this day. With just under two (2) years, Jarsche Design Studio not only won our first award, but also it is our second awards one the very same night as the Pla�num Award Winner for Best Office Design and Rising Star Designer. We come in with only one main purpose, is to help clients to achieve their crea�ve vision while op�mizing and making the best out of finite property space.

Jarsche Design Studio l the oriental project interior design l design consulta�on l design & build www.jarschedesignstudio.com

A World Top 100 Interior Designer www.aji.co.uk +44 (0) 207 062 8988 annette@aji.co.uk


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