The winners of the Australian Interior Design Awards 2011, presented by Artichoke magazine, the Design Institute of Australia and Designex/Diversified Exhibitions Australia, were announced on 15 April 2011.
The Premier Award for Interior Design Excellence and Innovation went to Wolveridge Architects for Hill Plain House [image 2]. The project was also the winner of the award for Residential Design. Category award winners were: Sustainability Advancement and Public Design – BVN Architecture for Puckapunyal Military Area Memorial Chapel [image 3]; Retail Design – Ryan Russell for Russell & George for Crumpler [image 4]; Hospitality Design – Bates Smart for Crown Metropol [image 5]; Corporate Design – Wilson Architects for Wilson Architects Office [image 6]; Installation Design – Edwards Moore for Fringe Furniture 2010 [image 7]; Residential Decoration – Hare & Klein Interior Design for Federation Revival [image 8]; Colour in Commercial Design – Herbert & Mason for Bleu [image 9]; Colour in Residential Design – James Russell Architect for Small Home, Gallery and Office in West End [image 1]; Emerging Interior Design Practice – Edwards Moore.
Best of State Commercial Design, Australian Capital Territory – Carr Design Group for Norton Rose Canberra; New South Wales – BVN Architecture for BVN Sydney Studio Fitout; Queensland – Wilson Architects for Wilson Architects Office; South Australia – Woods Bagot for National Australia Bank (Adelaide); Tasmania – Chada with Circa Morris-Nunn Walker for Saffire Freycinet; Victoria – BVN Architecture for Puckapunyal Military Area Memorial Chapel; Western Australia – Kerry Hill Architects for State Theatre Centre of Western Australia.
Best International Design is Chada for Westin Hyderabad.
Best of State Residential Design, Queensland – Renato D’Ettorre Architects for Solis; New South Wales – Ian Moore Architects for Strelein Warehouse; Victoria – Wolveridge Architects for Hill Plain House.
High Commendations for Retail Design – Mim Design with Diadem for Joy Cupcakes; Interni for Saxony World Square.
High Commendations for Hospitality Design – Hecker Guthrie for The Millswyn; Coop Creative for The Spicers Balfour Hotel; Chada for Westin Hyderabad; Mim Design with Cornwell for Capital Kitchen; Pascale Gomes-Mcnabb in collaboration with Mcnabb Gomes Architects for Stokehouse.
High Commendation for Corporate Design – Hassell for ANZ Centre; BVN Architecture for BVN Sydney Studio fitout.
High Commendation for Public Design – Suters Architects for Maribyrnong Secondary College; Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp for Bayside Police Station, Sandringham; Spowers and NMBW Architecture Studio for RMIT Melbourne Campus – Building 88, Levels 5 and 6.
High Commendations for Installation Design – Nexus Designs and ACCA in collaboration for New010; Gloss Creative and Lava for Shells: Architects of the Ocean, Myer Spring Summer Collection Launch 2010/2011; Lava for Digital Origami Tigers; Carr Design Group for Norton Rose signage installation.
High Commendations for Residential Design – Ian Moore Architects for Strelein Warehouse; Architects Eat for Open House; Renato D’Ettorre Architects for Solis; Tribe Studio for House Shmukler; Edwards Moore for Cubby House; Inarc Architects for Barwon Heads House.
High Commendation for Residential Decoration – Wolveridge Architects for Hill Plain House.
High Commendations for Colour in Commercial Interior Design – Hassell For ANZ Centre; Morris Selvatico for Twisted Frozen Yoghurt; Brooking Design Practice for B-Shed Ferry Port Terminal; Snell for Maurice Dry Cleaners; Mim Design with Diadem for Joy Cupcakes; Bates Smart for Crown Metropol; Ryan Russell for Russell & George for Crumpler.
High Commendations for Colour in Residential Interior Design – Wolveridge Architects for Hill Plain House; Renato D’Ettorre Architects for Bennelong Apartment, Circular Quay; Renato D’Ettorre Architects for Solis.
High Commendations for Emerging Interior Design Practice – Wonder; Foolscap Studio.