Interior Design News
2019 Restaurant & Bar Design Awards
Submissions are now open for the 2019 Restaurant & Bar Design Awards. The Awards, now in its eleventh year, is a globally recognized competition dedicated to the design of food and beverage spaces.
Blacksheep Unveils Redesign for Quattropasi al Pescatore
Blacksheep has unveiled its design for Quattropasi al Pescatore, a new restaurant in Hotel Cervo, originally built by Prince Aga Khan on Sardinia's Costa Smeralda.
Soulsight Unveils Soul-Lab
Uncovering what motivates consumers' buying decisions is critical for a brand's development process. But how brands go about deciphering such integral information is often conducted in small, cookie-cutter, closed-up rooms, clustered around a conference table.
Rose Ink Workshop Renovates Hotel Triton
Liubasha Rose and her team at Rose Ink Workshop recently renovated San Francisco's historic Hotel Triton.
2019 Interior Design Show Toronto
The 2019 Interior Design Show, Canada's premier showcase of new products, furniture, superstar designers and avant-garde concepts, will be held January 17-20 at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. This year, IDS Toronto (IDS19) celebrates the 'Power of Design' and is expanding and evolving its current offerings to include IDS Contract, a hyper-curated B2B trade-only exposition and conference focused on all verticals of design.
Hunan Lu Villa by Vudafieri-Saverino Partners
Vudafieri Saverino Partners has designed a sophisticated residence in the heart of the French Concession, bringing together Chinese charm and contemporary style.
IIDA Launches First-of-its-Kind Indicator of Industry's Economic Health
IIDA has released its inaugural IIDA Index, an analysis of economic health for the commercial design industry. The Index, developed with Designer Pages, was created to enable commercial design and architecture firms to assess competitive positions, identify market trends, and analyze new business opportunities based on project scale, geography, and market sector.
2018 Architecture MasterPrize Winners Announced
The winners of the 2018 Architecture MasterPrize has been announced. The competition aims to advance the appreciation and exposure of quality architectural design worldwide.
Winners of 2018 BIID Student Design Challenge Announced
The British Institute of Interior Design (BIID) has announced that the De Montfort University team has been awarded first place at the 2018 BIID Student Design Challenge.
Frame Lab 2019
The 2019 Frame Lab will host an immersive blend of talks, performances and multi-sensorial exhibitions in conjunction with the Frame Awards 2019 show. The two-day event in Amsterdam aims to be a testing ground for spatial innovation, and provides a platform to discuss new ideas, materials, products and technologies in design.
OEO Studio Designs New Dining Experience in Tokyo for Former Noma Chef Thomas Frebel
OEO Studio has just completed the design of a new restaurant in Tokyo called INUA - from the Inuit term for the life force that runs through nature.
ARRCC Designs Interiors for White House in Cape Town's Constantia Valley
ARRCC recently designed the interiors for 'White House.' Located in a luxury residential estate in Cape Town's Constantia Valley, this home exudes self-assured sophistication through a minimalist approach.
TANK Designs Babel at Openbare Bibliotheek Amsterdam
After a year-long renovation, Amsterdam's beloved library, OBA Oosterdok, re-welcomes visitors with a brand new experience to continually inspire and meet the guests' evolving needs.
Stickbulb Opens 10k Sq Ft Gallery, Studio & Production Facility in LIC
Stickbulb has opened its first ever showroom in NYC's burgeoning cultural hub of Long Island City.
PASSAGEN 2019 Interior Design Week Köln
The 30th PASSAGEN Interior Design Week will take place January 14-20 in Cologne. The shows staged by international designers and manufacturers will once again attract design aficionados to explore the tightly packed route through Cologne's city centre.
Alexander &CO Designs Interiors for Stanton&Co
Alexander &CO has recently completed Stanton&Co, a restaurant interior fit out of an existing heritage shell.
AllesWirdGut Designs Interiors for Austrian Representation in Brussels
AllesWirdGut recently completed an all-around redesign of the Permanent Austrian Representation in Brussels.
FVA Designs SPACES Chamchuri Square for IWG
FVA has designed the new SPACES at the Chamchuri Square, a high-rise building complex with forty floors in Bangkok, Thailand.
IDCS Design Excellence Awards 2018/2019
The Interior Design Confederation Singapore is calling for submissions for its 2018/2019 Design Excellence Awards. The Awards aims to celebrate the best Interior Designers in Asia and from around the world.
Owl Creek Residence by Skylab
Skylab recently completed a single shared, stand-alone home in Owl Creek, Snowmass, CO. Perched on the hillside, with panoramic views of Snowmass Mountain, the Owl Creek Residence was built on the idea that a physical place can deepen the connections between friends, families and the natural world.
Goddard Littlefair Revamps Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik
Goddard Littlefair has completely revamped the interiors of the Hilton Imperial Dubrovnik, restoring the splendor of a Mediterranean jewel with new contemporary elegance.
Light Space Design 2019
The 2019 Light Space Design summit will be held on March 29 at the Melbourne Convention & Exhibition Centre.
Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition 2019
Each year, the Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition awards top North American architects and designers for their outstanding work on imaginative projects that incorporate the innovative qualities of Italian ceramic and porcelain tile.
Stantec Completes 50-story Solitair Brickell
Stantec has completed the 50-story Solitair Brickell residential building, the newest addition to the Miami skyline.
Penthouse Home Revealed Inside Zaha Hadid's West Chelsea Condominium
Related Companies has unveiled the interiors of the triplex penthouse residence inside the revered building by Zaha Hadid, at 520 West 28th.
Studio O+A Designs Cisco Meraki's Second Floor Expansion
Four years ago, when Cisco originally acquired Meraki - a maker of cloud-controlled wireless systems - Studio O+A was tasked with designing larger quarters that kept the smaller company's sense of identity.
INDEX: Award 2019
INDEX: Award 2019 is now open for submissions. Established in 2005, the Award celebrates designs that seek to change the world for the better.
Los Altos New Residence by Klopf Architecture
Klopf Architecture and Outer Space Landscape Architects designed a new warm, modern, open, indoor-outdoor home in Los Altos, California.
Wick Architecture & Design and LAND Design Studio Creates Little Tokyo Restaurant in Los Angeles
Wick Architecture & Design + LAND Design Studio recently completed Sake Dojo located in the city's popular Little Toyko neighborhood.
Bentley Creates Highest Fine Dining Restaurant in Arabia
Bentley recently created Arabia's highest fine-dining experience on the summit of the UAE's tallest mountain, Jebel Jais.
Simons Launches Online Retail Platform Fabrique1840
Simons has today launched a new online market, Fabrique1840, featuring an all-Canadian line up of skilled artisans creating everything from home décor and modern art to fashion accessories and stationary.
IIDA Reveals 7th Annual Healthcare Design Awards Winners
IIDA has announced the winners of the 2018 Healthcare Design Awards. The Awards honors and celebrates outstanding originality and excellence in the design and furnishings of healthcare interior spaces.
Autonomous Travel Suite Wins 2018 Radical Innovation Award
Radical Innovation revealed the winner of its 12th annual Award at a ceremony that took place at the New Museum in New York City.
Graham Baba Architects Renovates Queen Anne Residence
Graham Baba Architects recently renovated the Queen Anne Residence, with interiors by Holly McKinley Interior Design.
Inge Moore Completes Redesign of Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge
Muza Lab's Inge Moore has completed the redesign of the Belmond Savute Elephant Lodge. Located in the Chobe National Park where the big five roam, the skies are large and the land is washed with the muted colours of the Savute, the lodge has become a tented retreat infused with the romance of a bush camp.
Sybarite Designs Award-winning Restaurant Beijing Kitchen at SKP Xi'an
Sybarite has created an elegant, intimate dining experience for Beijing Kitchen at luxury department store SKP Xi'an in China.
IIDA 2018 Global Excellence Awards
Submissions are now open for the 9th annual IIDA Global Excellence Awards. The competition honors and celebrates outstanding originality and excellence in the creation of international Interior Design/ Interior Architecture projects in 15 categories.
ASID Outcome of Design Awards
ASID has launched its inaugural Outcome of Design Awards to celebrate the proof in the power of design. By highlighting new tools and processes in design, strategy, technology, and research, the awards seek to recognize projects that successfully illustrate that "Design Impacts Lives."
GrizForm Design Architects Completes 2300 N Street Office Space
GrizForm Design Architects recently designed an office space for Lincoln Property Company. Located in Northwest D.C.'s West End neighborhood, 2300 N Street is a recently renovated, eight-story office building with a ground-floor retail space.
lauckgroup Redesigns and Expands Dropbox Austin Office
After a largely successful IPO, Dropbox is commanding the $50 billion file-sharing market. Despite stiff competition, Dropbox has doubled their revenue since 2015 and is showing no signs of slowing down.
Architecture Office Designs All Square Restaurant in Minneapolis
Architecture Office has designed the flagship space for All Square, a craft grilled cheese restaurant and civil rights social enterprise in Minneapolis that aims to employ and empower formerly incarcerated individuals.
Preciosa Unveils Pearl Wave at 2018 Monaco Yacht Show
Preciosa Lighting has debuted Pearl Wave at the 2018 Monaco Yacht Show. Pearl Wave is an interactive lighting installation specially designed for yachts and made from more than 700 handmade triplex opal spheres, suspended on gold finished metal rods.
Waldorf Astoria Bangkok by André Fu
Last month, the first Waldorf Astoria hotel opened in Southeast Asia, in the heart of Bangkok's vibrant metropolis.
Bouroullecs Play on Perspective for nanimarquina
Rhythmic rhombuses, intricate lines and mixed colors describe Blur, the newest collection from Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec for nanimarquina.
Salone del Mobile Announces Upcoming Shanghai Edition
Salone del Mobile has announced that its upcoming Shanghai edition, 'Salone del Mobile.Milano Shanghai,' will take place November 22-24, featuring 119 Italian brands showcasing the best of "Made in Italy" design to the Chinese market.
Design-Nation Presents a Double Showcase at London Design Festival
Design Nation will present two contrasting but equally high quality showcases of beautiful, adventurous and original design at the 2018 Decorex International and designjunction.
Liqui Design Completes the Interior Design of Brew92's Stunning Flagship Coffee Shop and Roastery
Liqui Design recently completed the interior design of a flagship coffee shop and roastery for Brew92.
RSA Student Design Awards 2018/19
The Royal Society of Arts has announced the briefs for the 2018/19 RSA Student Design Awards. The international design competition provides students and new graduates with an invaluable network and platform to develop their careers.
Jumpthegap 2018-2019: 8th Roca International Design Contest
The 8th Roca jumpthegap competition will open for registrations on October 9, 2018. jumpthegap is a biennial International Design Contest, promoted by Roca with the collaboration of BCD Barcelona Design Center, that asks entrants to create conceptual, sustainable and innovative solutions for the bathroom space of the future.
Laurelhurst MidCentury by mw|works
mw|works recently renovated 4,200-square-foot residence Laurelhurst MidCentury, located in Seattle, WA.
Adobe San Francisco Town Hall by Valerio Dewalt Train
The historic Baker & Hamilton building that now houses Adobe was once a tool factory. So when the software company needed to expand its culinary space to serve its growing workforce, Valerio Dewalt Train collaborated with Adobe's chef and came up with the concept of 'tools of the trade' to reference the building's history and organize the experience.
Frame Awards 2019
Submissions are now open for the 2019 Frame Awards, the first and only global interior-design awards with a truly holistic approach. The Awards identify and honor the world's best interior projects, but also the people behind them.
100% Design Announces Design Fresh: Brand New Feature Showcasing Emerging Talent
This year, 100% Design will present a brand new feature: Design Fresh, featuring 22 breakthrough designers in a celebration of emerging talent.
IA Interior Architects' Diversity in Design Scholarship Fund: Call for Applications
The IIDA Foundation and IA Interior Architects (IA) has announced IA Interior Architects' Diversity in Design Scholarship Fund, created to support diverse design communities by providing educational scholarships.
Woods Bagot's Telethon Kids Institute Sets a New Standard for Activity-based Workplaces
Woods Bagot has designed the newly opened Telethon Kids Institute within the new Perth Children's Hospital.
DesignLSM Creates Interior for London's First Dedicated Avocado Bar
DesignLSM has designed the interiors for a new casual dining concept - Avobar. Avobar is the first all-avocado dining concept to arrive in London creating a 'must-visit' destination for health-focused millennials.
SAOTA Designs Luxury Island Experience in the Heart of Miami
SAOTA has completed a new project in Miami, on the southern coast of the island of Dilido. The house spills out onto the longer, waterfront elevation and draws on the jet-set lifestyle of Biscayne Bay, to evoke the experience of being on the deck of a super yacht.
WORKSTEAD Designs New Wine Destination in Tulsa
Workstead has recently designed 'Vintage,' a new wine bar located in the Blue Dome District of Tulsa, Oklahoma.
Tidal View by ARRCC
ARRCC has recently completed Tidal View. Perched just above the blue expanse of the Atlantic Ocean in Clifton, Cape Town, this opulent yet timelessly elegant two-level ground floor apartment boasts a perfect balance between luxury and comfort.
Boston Consulting Group Offices in Seattle Designed by SkB Architects
SkB Architects has designed Boston Consulting Group's new Seattle office. Positioned at the top of the 1201 Third tower in downtown Seattle, and occupying the 54th and 55th floors, Boston Consulting Group's new offices represent a substantial shift from their former offices.
1:1 Drawing, Design, and Communication at NYSID Gallery
1:1 Drawing, Design, and Communication exhibition will be on view September 13 - November 10, at NYSID Gallery. Curated by Darling Green with curatorial consultant Judith Gura, the exhibition includes drawings, instructions, objects and interiors from over 20 designers, both historic and contemporary, including Piranese, Gerrit Rietveld, Enzo Mari, Max Lamb, Josef Hoffmann, Nathalie Du Pasquier, Josef Frank, and Katie Stout.
Winners of 25th Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition Announced
Confindustria Ceramica and the Italian Trade Agency have announced the winners of the 25th Ceramics of Italy Tile Competition.
StudiosC Transforms Williamsburg Loft into an Elegant Law Office
StudiosC has transformed an existing loft in Williamsburg, Brooklyn, into a fresh and flexible environment for a boutique law firm.
The Radisson Collection Hotel, Strand Stockholm Reveals New Look by Wingårdhs
Wingårdhs recently renovated Radisson Collection Hotel, Strand Stockholm. The new interiors feature soft textures and rich colors alongside natural materials such as oak and walnut.
Aftershock Wins IIDA Calibre Award for Large Workplace
Designed by OKB Architecture with Unisource Solutions, Corporate Contractors, Image Options, and Lam & Kaainoni Engineering, the office of the world-class mobile gaming studio Aftershock, won a 2018 IIDA Calibre Award for Large Workspace.
HLW Designs Office for Boston Consulting Group
HLW has designed Boston Consulting Group's new office in Summit, NJ. The 31,000-square-foot space is composed of four intimate and unique work floors that are connected by a custom, sculptural staircase which incorporates numerous seating enclaves for serendipitous meetings and offers a healthy and active environment.
SPACES Bruxelles Diegem by FVA
FVA has recently designed the interiors for the SPACES Bruxelles. Located in the Diegem area, close to the international airport of Brussels, the centre occupies 4 floors of an innovative building.
Warsaw Home 2018
The 2018 Warsaw Home interior design trade fair will be held October 4-7 in Ptak Warsaw Expo. The event offers manufacturers and distributors representing furniture, decorating, components and accessories the opportunity to present their goods and ideas.
Stantec Designs Wix's Office and Technical Call Center in Miami Beach
Stantec has completed the interior design for Wix, a leading cloud-based web development platform. The new 24,000 square foot office and technical center is located near Lincoln Road in Miami Beach, FL.
Unispace Designs New Birmingham Office for Major Law Firm
Unispace has completed the strategy, design and delivery for Hogan Lovells' new office in Birmingham, a world class new workspace in one of the UK's most dynamic office markets.
Sagegreenlife's Verdanta Collection Wins 2018 Architizer A+ Award
Sagegreenlife's Verdanta Collection recently received a 2018 Architizer A+ Award. The Verdanta Collection won the jury selection for exceeding excellence in form, function and innovation in the Roofs category.
IIDA 2018 Best of Asia Pacific Design Awards
The International Interior Design Association (IIDA) is now accepting submissions for the 6th Annual Best of Asia Pacific Design Awards.
FVA Renovates Regus 700 Nathan Road
FVA recently renovated Regus 700 Nathan Road, located at the intersection of the Nathan Road and Mong Kok Road.
Kinnersley Kent Designs Interiors for Central Working Victoria
Kinnersley Kent Design has designed the interiors for Central Working's new co-working hub at Eccleston Yards in Victoria, London.
4th Annual Smart Workspace Design Summit
The 4th Annual Smart Workspace Design Summit, an experience-based event bringing together those who strive for better workspaces, will be held October 4-5 in Amsterdam, Netherlands. The two-day event consists of an exhibition space, two conferences, workshops and many interactive sessions.
Ace Hotel New Orleans by Eskew+Dumez+Ripple
Eskew+Dumez+Ripple recently completed The Ace Hotel New Orleans, located on a corner lot in the historic Warehouse District, within walking distance of a gourmet grocery, upscale retail establishments, and a variety of fine dining options.
MKV Design Completes New Resort in Tenerife
MKV Design has recently completed the interior design of a brand new resort in Tenerife, 'Royal Hideaway Corales,' which combines the adults-only Corales Beach Hotel with its 121 junior suites, and the Corales Suites - a collection of one, two and three-bedroom apartments, which are for sale and rented out by the hotel when the owners are away.
Michaelis Boyd Tells Story of London's Theatreland Through Design of New West End Hotel
Michaelis Boyd has completed the interior design of Hotel Indigo, a new nine-story, 95-room, boutique hotel overlooking London's iconic Leicester Square.
SBID Launches New Student Competition: Designed for Business
The Society of British & International Design (SBID) has launched 'Designed for Business,' a new national competition for creative students and graduates across Interior Design, Product Design, Fashion and Art.
Capital One Releases Results of 2018 Workplace Design Survey
Capital One has today released the results of it's 2018 Work Environment Survey. The survey asked full-time professionals their thoughts on workplace design and environment as it relates to their productivity, innovation, and collaboration with colleagues.
Poliform Renovates Miami Design District Showroom
Poliform has recently renovated its showroom in the Miami Design District. The 7,000 square feet space has been redesigned to convey the new brand concept of the 'Poliform Home' and showcase the brand's ability to outfit every nook and cranny within the home.
No. 12 Brings Design Acumen to Monumental Gasholders London
No.12 Studio has completed work on the interior design of Gasholders London, a unique development of 145 apartments within a triplet of Grade II listed gasholder guide frames in King's Cross.
Tatami Room Takes Center Stage at Trend Micro Dallas
lauckgroup, now Perkins+Will, recently refreshed the design of Trend Micro's headquarters' 13th floor. The new space, referred to as 'The Kitchen,' features a large reception, welcoming its Dallas staff and visiting executives into the heart of the organization as soon as they step off the elevator.
Benguela Cove by SAOTA and ARRCC
SAOTA and ARRCC have recently collaborated on a new house within Benguela Cove Lagoon Wine Estate, on the Botrivier Lagoon south-east of Cape Town.
Hoedemaker Pfeiffer Transforms Century-old Corner Store Into Eclectic Restaurant, Bar, and Apartment
Hoedemaker Pfeiffer recently completed a project on Seattle's Capitol Hill neighborhood, Harry's Fine Foods.
Dezeen x MINI Living: Future Urban Home Competition
Dezeen, in partnership with MINI Living, has launched a design competition that invites creatives to design an urban home of the future.
Blue Sky Hospitality Creates Immersive Spaces for HYATT Centric Madrid
Henry Chebaane, creative director of London studio Blue Sky Hospitality, seamlessly blended art, heritage and culture to craft the Hyatt Centric Madrid.
Home in Little Italy by Audax
Audax has recently converted a floor of a commercial building in downtown Toronto into a family-friendly home.
HLW Los Angeles Reinventes Public Experience for 915 Wilshire Boulevard
HLW's Los Angeles office recently reimagined public spaces at 915 Wilshire Boulevard.
Victorian Townhouse in Highgate by LLI Design
LLI Design has recently completed a total refurbishment of a 3 story Victorian townhouse on a leafy residential road in Highgate, a desirable residential area of North London.
SkB Architects Designs New Holland America Group Headquarters
SkB Architects has designed the new Holland America Group (HAG) Headquarters in Seattle. The new HQ consolidates HAG's three brands - Holland America, Princess, and Seabourn - within a single facility in Seattle.
Philadelphia Museum of Art Announces New Restaurant, Stir, Designed by Frank Gehry
The Philadelphia Museum of Art has announced Stir, the new restaurant designed by Frank Gehry as part of the Museum's facilities master plan. Stir will be the only Gehry-designed restaurant offering fine dining to the public anywhere on the East Coast.
BDG Transforms MoneySupermarket Group's New Home
BDG architecture + design was appointed by MoneySupermarket Group to create a transformative scheme at its new 34,000 sq ft London office.
Sleep + Eat Announces 2018 Sleep Set Designers
Sleep + Eat has announced the theme for this year's Sleep Sets, as well as the four design companies inspired to create the concept rooms.
DesignLSM Creates Manchester's Highest Restaurant
20 Stories, opened this spring as D&D London's first restaurant in Manchester - located on the nineteenth floor of No1 Spinningfields, with the restaurant, bar and terrace - is being billed as a 'garden in the sky.'
iF Design Award 2019
Submissions are now open for the 2019 iF Design Award. First awarded in 1953, the iF Design Award is the oldest independent design seal in the world. It is a symbol of outstanding design achievements that focuses on the innovative power of design.
Biennale Interieur 2018
The 26th international Biennale Interieur will be held October 18 to 22 in Kortrijk Xpo. The event will host more than 200 national and international brands, presentations and product launches, installations and talks, the Interieur Awards and the Designer of the Year competition.
100% Design 2018
The 24rd edition of the 100% Design will be held September 19-22 in Olympia, London. This year, 100% Design will return to its roots, championing new design talents and emerging names alongside a roster of industry favorites and new innovators.
Oppenheim Architecture Designs Forte Dei Marmi Restaurant in Miami Beach
Oppenheim Architecture recently completed Forte dei Marmi restaurant in Miami Beach. Housed within a classic, Mediterranean Revival-style building, originally constructed in 1938, Forte Dei Marmi is a new, elegant, two-story villa, Italian restaurant concept set to play a significant role in the renaissance of the swanky South of Fifth area.
Now in its eighth year, designjunction is set to transport to the cultural hub of London's South Bank with a showcase of world-class design for the annual London Design Festival in September 2018.