Godwin Austen Johnson have become a finalist in two of the categories of the SBID International Design Awards 2019.
Mysk Al Mouj was successfully shortlisted into the Hotel Public Space Design while Serenia Residences The Palm Jumeirah was successfully shortlisted into the Residential Design Over £1M Design category.
Considered as one of the most prestigious accolades in interior design by the best in the industry, the SBID International Design Awards are awarded purely on the quality of the design, innovation, aesthetic and value-added to the project. Each entry undergoes an exhaustive two-tier judging process by panels of leading industry experts for both technical content and aesthetic creativity. Evaluating essential elements such as compliance with the brief, budget, health and safety and fit-for-purpose design. The Public Vote is the final tier of scoring, the public are invited to cast their votes for their favourite entries as their votes will be counted towards the overall results.
The SBID Awards were recently accredited as the first interior design awards scheme to achieve Gold standard by The Independent Awards Standards Council and were commended as “exemplar in how awards should be operated”.
Godwin Austen Johnson‘s projects were was selected by the technical panel followed by the judges in the first two stages of the process. The judges’ decisions is then finalised by a third tier online public vote, where all finalists’ designs are judged by the public, The public are now invited to cast their votes for their favourite entries at www.sbidawards.com. Last year, the awards received over 225,000 unique voters during the voting period.
Consistent in its quest to recognise, reward and celebrate global interior design, this year’s edition is intended to be bigger and better than ever with the addition of SBID’s 10th anniversary celebrations and a ceremony at the Grosvenor House in London on Friday 25 October.
Public voting will close on Monday 9th September at 5.00pm (UK time) and the winners will be announced and awarded at the awards event. An overall winner will also be awarded for the project that gains the most votes overall from the judge’s choices and the public votes combined.
Judges this year include creative directors to the esteemed panel of judges from brands such as Nike, MAC Cosmetics; Universal Studios and the Solomon R. Gu