Hundreds of entries for the 2014 Victorian Premier Design Awards have been released by Good Design and the Victorian Government including 29 projects in the Architectural Design category.

Launched in 2012, the Awards recognise and reward effective and sustainable Victorian design. Entries come from a range of industries and are grouped in six categories: Architectural, Service, Industrial and Product, Communication and Digital Design as well as Design Strategy.

Listed in the Architectural Design category are 29 projects ranging from interior retail fit outs to large-scale institution designs. A few notable projects include the Melton Library and Learning Hub by Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp, the Bendigo Library by MSG architects and The Quays by McBride Charles Ryan.

A total of 52 products have been entered in the Product Design category and range in everything from house hold appliances to immediate response shelters for natural disaster prone areas. Some notable products include the D900+ LED Downlight’s from Brightgreen, the Amélie Bath by Rogerseller and the Immediate Response Shelter by Charlwood Design.

The entries will now face the scrutiny of 19 judges who have been picked from around the world to choose the winners to be announced in September.

The Architectural Category list:

  • Adriano Zumbo Patisserie by Elenberg Fraser
  • Arrow Studio by Peter Hogg + Toby Reed Architects
  • Balwyn North Heritage Overlay Residence by SWG STUDIO
  • Black House by Andrew Maynard Architects
  • City of Greater Dandenong – New Minicipal Building and Civic Square by Lyons (Architects), Rush Wright (Landscape Architects, Material Thinking (Commissioned Artists)
  • Convertible Courtyards House by Christopher Megowan Design
  • Deakin University, Burwood Highway Frontage Building Designed by Woods Bagot
  • E589, Architects EAT
  • Elizabeth Blackburn School of Sciences by Clarke Hopkins Clarke Architects
  • Florence Street by Nest Architects
  • Grange by Vibe Design Group. Image: Peter Hyatt
  • Great Ocean Road House by itn architects
  • Harris Blake and Parsons Optometrists by Two Design Pty Ltd
  • Hortus – Harbour Esplanade Temporary Activation Project by Folk Architects - Christie Petsinis + Tim Wilson
  • Hover House by Bower Architecture, Architecture & Interior Design (Image: Shannon McGrath)
  • McIntyre Drive Social Housing, Altona by GHD Australia
  • The ghost & mrs muir (drifthouse) by Multiplicity - design architects
  • The Commons by Breathe Architecture
  • RMIT Vietnam, Academic Building 2 by Pentago Spowers International (Architecture)
  • Precinct Energy Project, Dandenong by Peter Hogg + Toby Reed Architects
  • Placemaking Projects in Rural Palestine by Inclusive Design
  • Phoenix Valley by studio505
  • Olivia Newton-John Cancer and Wellness Centre at Austin Hospital by Jackson Architecture McConnel Smith & Johnson Architects
  • NGV Community Hall McBride by Charles Ryan
  • Bendigo Library by MGS Architects
  • Melton Library and Learning Hub by Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp
  • The Lotus Building and People’s Park by studio505

  • The Quays by McBride Charles Ryan
  • Victoria University, Student Led Interprofessional Health Clinic, Weribbee by Woods Bagot