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2021 Best of Asia Pacific Design Awards
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11 Winners Announced winner
2021 Best of Asia Pacific Design Awards
Honoring outstanding creativity and design in interior design and interior architecture projects based in Asian Pacific countries across 15 categories.
Project Title
Xi'an Fangsuo Commune
Photos by Arch-Exist Photography-HE Zhenhuan; Archtric Image-JIANG Zhenyu
Xian, China
Location
LSD Interior Design, Shenzhen, China
Firm
Institutional
Category
winner Best of Competition Winner
Award
Project Title
Goodman ‘The Hayesbery’
Photos by Nicole England
Sydney
Location
Woods Bagot
Firm
Corporate Space Large
Category
winner Category Winner
Award
Project Title
Luoyang Zhengda Opera House
Photos by Jonathan Leijonhufvud Architectural Photography
Luoyang, China
Location
One Plus Partnership Limited
Firm
Entertainment
Category
winner Category Winner
Award
Project Title
Zhengzhou Zhenmeihui Clinic
Photos by Fangfang Tian
Zhengzhou, China
Location
Woods Bagot
Firm
Healthcare
Category
winner Category Winner
Award
Project Title
InterContinental Dongguan
Photos by Cheng Chung Design (HK) Ltd.
Dongguan, China
Location
Cheng Chung Design (HK) Ltd.
Firm
Hotels
Category
winner Category Winner
Award
Project Title
Gemdale Urban Nest
Photos by A. Guang
Wuhan, China
Location
Dome & Associates, Shanghai
Firm
Institutional
Category
winner Category Winner
Award
Project Title
Siji Minfu Restaurant (Maliandao)
Photos by Zheng Yan
Beijing
Location
Beijing IN•X Design Co., Ltd.
Firm
Restaurant, Lounges, Bars
Category
winner Category Winner
Award
Project Title
The St. Regis Bar, Macao
Photos by Mr. Sun Jun
Cotai, Macao
Location
Steve Leung Design Group
Firm
Restaurants, Lounges, and Bars
Category
winner Category Winner
Award
Project Title
Jinke CIFI City Cover
Photos by Zheng Yan
Shaoxing, China
Location
Matrix Design, Shenzhen, China
Firm
Sales Centers and Show Flats
Category
winner Category Winner
Award
Project Title
Wuxi Vanke Meili Uptown CO-Life Experience Center
Photos by Yanming Studio
Wuxi, China
Location
Mind Design, Zhuhai, China
Firm
Sales Centers and Show Flats
Category
winner Category Winner
Award
Project Title
Sculptform Studio Showroom
Photos by Peter Bennetts
Melbourne
Location
Woods Bagot, Melbourne, Australia
Firm
Showrooms and Exhibition Spaces
Category
winner Category Winner
Award
Competition Guidelines
Guidelines
Submission Requirements

All submissions must be completed electronically. No hard copy submissions will be accepted. To enter a project into this competition, you will need to prepare and submit the following:

Written Component

Your firm's contact information including name, address, phone number, and email

Your design project's information including name and location
Project description: a brief project summary (50-word maximum)
Challenge statement: a description of your design challenge (250-word maximum)
Solution statement: a description of specific solutions to project challenges (250-word maximum)

Images

Please submit color images of your completed project, in JPG or JPEG format with a maximum file size of 1MB. You may submit captions to your images, not to exceed 50 words. Take note of the following additional guidelines:

Submit 7-10 color images total - of these images only one (1) exterior image is permitted, and a maximum of three (3) floorplans

No composite images allowed - only one photograph per image upload
Use numbers to name your image files, in order of uploads (01, 02, 03, etc). Please use the following format for floor plans: "floorplan1, floorplan2, floorplan3."
Do not reference or include your design/architectural firm name/logo in the images.
Images may be edited to improve contrast ratio, color balance, and composition through cropping only.
Images may not be edited to add, remove, or alter any aspect or element of the project including its context. Images should represent the project as it exists in the built environment.
Conceptual renderings will not be accepted

Categories

Projects must be submitted in one of the categories below. Categories may be renamed, consolidated, or eliminated (and projects reclassified) at the discretion of IIDA and/or the jurors.

Corporate Space - Large (1,000 square meters and above)

Corporate Space - Small (under 1,000 square meters)
Education (elementary/secondary educational facilities, colleges/universities)
Entertainment (casinos, performing arts centers, sports arenas, theatres)
Healthcare (hospitals, outpatient clinics, medical facilities)
Hotels (must include at least one (1) guest room image)
Institutional (cultural, government/municipal spaces, libraries, religious spaces)
Public Spaces & Commercial Lobbies
Residences - Large (95 square meters and above)
Residences - Small (under 95 square meters)
Restaurants, Lounges, and Bars
Retail (stores, boutiques)
Sales Centers and Show Flats
Showrooms and Exhibition Spaces
Spas, Fitness Centers, and Gymnasiums

Judging

The winning design projects will be selected by a jury of design professionals. Submissions are judged on excellence in aesthetics, design, creativity, and function as well as the suitability of the design solution to the project challenge and the successful integration of the elements of design. The jury reserves the right not to select a winner from the entries submitted. A maximum of two winners in each category will be selected. It is at the jurors' discretion to not select a winner in each category. A "Best of Competition" winner will be selected from the category winners.

Prize

Winners will be celebrated at a virtual winners reception, featured on IIDA.org, and featured in the official Winners Brochure. Winners will also receive official digital assets, including competition winner logos for self-promotion, coverage, and mention on IIDA’s social media accounts, and in an official press release distributed to leading industry outlets and media partners.

For questions or more information, contact Veronica Whitaker at vwhitaker@iida.org.

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