The 2014 Australian Interior Design Awards (AIDA) shortlist has been released, with 148 projects moving on to the final judging stage.

Entering into its second decade as the leading awards program celebrating interior design excellence in Australia, over 430 entries were submitted to the awards, including a record-breaking number in the Workplace and Hospitality categories.

This year’s jury includes Susanna Billardo (Enoki), Matthew Blain (Hassell), Hamish Guthrie (Hecker Guthrie), Victoria Judge (Smart Design Studio), Paul Kelly (Paul Kelly Design), Geraldine Maher (Jackson Architecture), Ryan Russell (Russell & George), and Christina Waterson (Christina Waterson Studio).

John Gersakis (Infoactiv Group) joins the judging panel as a sustainability advisor.

A partnership event of the Design Institute of Australia, the awards will be presented during a gala dinner on Friday, 16 May 2014 at The Ballroom, Hilton Sydney. 

The program recognises and celebrates interior design excellence in the categories of Retail Design, Hospitality Design, Workplace Design, Public Design, Installation Design, Residential Design and Residential Decoration.  

Full shortlist:

Retail Design

The Windsor Annex – Hecker Guthrie

Paspaley Crown Melbourne – Carbondale (Paris) and F2 Architecture (Melbourne)

Greenland Display Suite – PTW and LAVA

Wine Republic – Red Design Group

Clarence Street Cyclery – RDO Rob Design Office

Gallery Funaki – Karen Abernethy Architects

Globe Cabin, St Kilda – Travis Walton Architecture and the Globe Design Team

Toni & Guy Salon Port Melbourne – Travis Walton Architecture

MOVE – IdeaWorks

MOVE by IdeaWorks. Image: Julian Watt

TEAMM8 – studio ia

Zumbo Melbourne – Elenberg Fraser

Qi Master Reflexology – Pinto Tuncer

e.g.etal – Zwei Interiors


Workplace Design

NSW Government Offices – RK-D

ACMA – peckvonhartel

Hilditch Lawyers – Williams Burton Architects + Interior Design

BDO Workplace – Conrad Gargett Riddel Ancher Mortlock Woolley

Harrison Grierson Workplace (Brisbane) – Conrad Gargett Riddel Ancher Mortlock Woolley

Compulsive Productions – Matt Gibson Architecture + Design

Compulsive Productions by Matt Gibson Architecture + Design. Image: Shannon McGrath

FiftyFive5 – acme & co

National Australia Bank (NAB) Docklands – Woods Bagot

Altus – Edwards Moore

A&R Plastic Surgery – Base Architecture

Sydney Commonwealth Parliament Offices – Architectus

ANZ Tower, Sydney – HASSELL

Herbert Smith Freehills Workplace – BVN Donovan Hill

Sustainable Headquarters for Birkenstock Australia – Melbourne Design Studios (MDS)

Cotton On Group Distribution Centre & Warehouse – PTID

The Endodontic Group – A collaborative project led by Surroundings KDW, Jacks Corner and Mappin Design Group

Little Group Office – Mim Design

Ansarada Office – Those Architects End of Work

Evans & Partners – Bates Smart

SBS Pilot Space – HASSELL

Murphy Pipe and Civil – Marc&Co, Baber Studio and Jarosz Design

ERGON Energy Workplace – BVN Donovan Hill

Blackwood Street Bunker – Clare Cousins

Victorian Government Office – peckvonhartel

La Trobe University Chancellery – DesignIn

Pdt Architects Brisbane Office – pdt architects

KUD Office – Kavellaris Urban Design

Envato headquarters – Büro

Assemble Studio – Assemble Studio and Local Spaces

AMP Collins Place – SJB Interiors

Sirca – Woods Bagot


Hospitality Design

Eightysix – Capezio Copeland

Bluetrain – Studio Equator

The Peasant’s Table – Taylor Robinson

Ruyi – Hecker Guthrie

Adelphi Hotel – Hachem

Nordburger – Genesin Studio

Riley Street Garage – RAD Studio

Ester Restaurant – Anthony Gill

The Incinerator – acme& co

The Collins, Hilton Adelaide – Woods Bagot

Woolwich Pier Hotel – SJB Interiors & Luchetti Krelle

MoVida Sydney – Adam Dettrick Architects

Local Bar – RDO Rob Design Office

Mr Miyagi – Eades and Bergman

Gochi – Mim Design

Gochi by Mim Design. Image: Shannon McGrath

Perth Arena – ARM Architecture & Cameron Chisholm Nicol Joint Venture Partners

Rozzi’s – Mim Design

Industry Beans – Figureground Architecture

Newton Social Club – Matt Woods Design

A. Baker – DesignOffice Australia


Quarter Café, Degraves St – Travis Walton Architecture

Sensory Lab, Bondi Beach – Bureau8 CIBI Richie Brownfield

Donny’s Bar – Luchetii Krelle

Oaks Hotel – Paul Kelly Design

‘Howler’ – Splinter Society P/L with client Brendan Brogan

The Ivanhoe Hotel – Paul Kelly Design

Central Kitchen – Design Clarity

Penfolds Magill Estate Restaurant – Pascale Gomes-Mcnabb

Single Origin Roasters – Luchetti Krelle

Randwick Racecourse Suite – Luchetti Krelle                                                                          


Public Design

Ecoville – Hachem

William Macmahon Ball Theatre – Architectus

Ballarat Regional Integrated Cancer Centre – Billard Leece Partnership and Tonya Hinde Interior Design

Raheen Library for Australian Catholic University – Woods Bagot

MacKillop Chapel for Australian Catholic University – Woods Bagot

Upper West Side – Mim Design

Box Hill Institute, Integrated Technology Hub – Spowers

171 Collins Street – Bates Smart

Bendigo Library – MGS Architects

Geeveston Child and Family Centre – wayraparattee – Liminal Architecture and Liminal Sapces

The University of Queensland Advanced Engineering Building – Richard Kirk Architect + HASSELL – Architects in Association

Perth Arena – ARM Architecture & Cameron Chisholm Nicol Joint Venture Partners

Garangula Gallery – Fender Katsalidis Mirams Architects

Garangula Gallery by Fender Katsalidis Mirams Architects. Image: John Gollings

Walkerville Civic and Community Centre – JPE Design Studio


Residential Design 

CASA31_4 Room House – Caroline Di Costa Architect and iredale Pedersen hook architects

Bellevue Hill Residence – Tzannes Associates

Black House – Andrew Maynard

The Wolf House – Wolf Architects

Point King Residence – HASSELL

Elwood House – Robson Rak Architects and Made

Stonewood – Breathe Architecture

Lightbox – Edwards Moore

Brighton House – Kennedy Nolan

Eltham South, Blairgowrie – Wolveridge Architects

Northcote Project – Wolveridge Architects

Hover House – Bower Architecture

Dollshouse – Edwards Moore

231 Smith St – Neometro in collaboration with MA Architects

Swinging Seventies – ATTICUS & MILO

Swinging Seventies by ATTICUS & MILO. Image: Derek Swalwell

Hawthorn East House – Fiona Lynch

35 Spring Street Display Suite – Bates Smart

Cabin Too – Maddison Architects

The Avenue – Arent&Pyke and TFAD

Loft Apartment, West Melbourne – Adrian More Architects

Chamber’s St – Mim Design

Flinders Lane Apartment – Clare Cousins Architects

Dale house – Robson Rak Architects

Claremont Apartments – TKD Architects

Holiday House – BKK Architects

Three Parts House – Architects EAT

Melbourne Residence – Elenberg Fraser

Hunters Hill House – Arkhefield

House Maher – Tribe Studio Architects

House Chapple – Tribe Studio Architects

House Bruce Alexander – Tribe Studio Architects

Flinders House – susi leeton architects + interiors pty ltd

Brighton Residence – Robert Mills Architects and Interior Designers

Beach Residence – Koichi Takada Architects

Place to Daydream – Toby Hobba Architects


Residential Decoration

Tropical House – Sarah Davidson Interior Design

Woolloomooloo Bay Apartment – SJB Interiors

Swinging Seventies – ATTICUS & MILO

The Pavilion House – Arent&Pyke

The Pavilion House by Arent&Pyke. Image: Anson Smart

The Avenue – Arent&Pyke

35 Spring Street Display Suite – Bates Smart

The ILK Penthouse – Mim Design

Laurel Court – Sisalla Inteiror Design

Marine Parade Apartment – James Dawson Interiors

North Bondi – Hare + Klein

Crisp Street – Mim Design

Brighton Residence – Robert Mills Architects and Interior Designers


Installation Design

Lexus Design Pavillion – Hecker Guthrie & The Big Group

Masterchef Restaurant and Bar – AZBcreative

Masterchef Restaurant and Bar by AZBcreative. Image: Jennifer Soo

Greenland Display Suite – PTW and LAVA

First Peoples Exhibition Bunjilaka Aboriginal Cultural Centre Museum Victoria – Museum Victoria Design Studio

Wylde Street Apartments – SJB Interiors

CUSP: Designing into the Next Decade – Freeman Ryan Design

Urban Coffee Farm & Brew Bar – HASSELL

Park & Raphael Display Suite – DesignOffice Australia

NGV Community Hall – McBride Charles Ryan

The Boston Consulting Group Sydney – Carr Design Group for Light in Translation

Enfold – Emergency Shelter Exhibition – Woods Bagot

Planet Under Construction (PUC) – Woods Bagot

All images courtesy of Australian Interior Design Awards