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2017 AUSTRALIAN INTERIOR DESIGN AWARDS

An outstanding selection of design projects, both national and international, have been shortlisted for the interior design industry’s most prestigious awards; the 2017 Australian Interior Design Awards.

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Delivered in partnership between the Design Institute of Australia (DIA) and Architecture Media’s Artichoke magazine, the Australian Interior Design Awards is Australia’s premier award program for the recognition of excellence in interior design.

Now in its 14th year, the esteemed Australian Interior Design Awards has reinforced its reputation as the industry’s most prestigious program with a record 525 entries including entries for the first time from all Australian states and territories.

The shortlist of esteemed design projects heroes the east coast with more than 100 shortlisted designs across Victoria, New Souths Wales and Queensland, and additional entries from South Australia, Western Australia and Tasmania.

Judged by an esteemed panel comprised of leaders in architecture and interior design, winners were selected for awards across categories for retail design, hospitality design, workplace design, public design, installation design, residential design and residential decoration, sustainability advancement and emerging interior design practice, along with a Best of State Award and the Premier Award for Australian Interior Design.

This year’s awards saw a record number of entries across the board, particularly in the hospitality categories with a total 116 entries for the category, making it the most competitive year for the prestigious awards.