Four Dutch companies are nominated for Dubai's Commercial Interior Design Awards

DesignMena has announced the full shortlist for Commercial Interior Design Awards, complete with 17 categories. Among the nominees, there are four Dutch design companies. The winners will be announced during a gala event on 13 September at at the Joharah Ballroom in Dubai’s Madinat Jumeirah.

The commercial interior design award

The Commercial Interior Design Awards pay tribute to the projects, interior design firms and designers making their mark on the region’s interior design industry. As befitting an industry no longer in its infancy, the awards herald work that displays original thinking, creative breadth and a willingness to stray from tried and tested formulas.

This year’s Commercial Interior Design Awards will be held on Wednesday 13th September 2017 and promises to be the biggest event yet, with the design community in the Middle East gathering for the most glamorous celebration of the year. The winners and highly commended for the CID Awards 2017 will be announced on 13 September at a gala ceremony, taking place at the Joharah Ballroom in Dubai’s Madinat Jumeirah.

Dutch nominees

Esra Lemmens Agency - Founder Esra Lemmens: Behind the Scenes Award.

Lemmens leads an agency that bridges the gap between conceptual designers and commercial companies. She also represents several designers and artist from the Middle East. Read more...

FG stijl Interior Design LLC - Sir Nikolai Hotel Hamburg: Interior Design of the Year: International project Award.

“The hotel is the home of a fictional character, Sir Nikolai, a mysterious gentleman who represents the modern aristocrat. Staying at Sir Nikolai should feel like staying at one's stylish best friend’s place. We have managed to create a sense of history with a forward looking design. The complete ground floor can be divided into individual private spaces, retaining a comfortable ambience. A variety of room types has been created; from a one night stay to a second-home feeling. Each room has individual characters, from art to drinks trolleys, from window seats to freestanding baths. All marked by the feeling of pampering and effortlessly chic.” Read more...

Maja Kozel - Heart of Sharjah office: Interior Design of the Year: Office.

“The interior design is inspired from its surrounding of the traditional and new architecture and materials used with a twist of modern materials and muted tones. It reinterprets the traditional heritage aesthetics and elements using modern materials and aims to complement the exterior. Concrete and wood give a raw feel to the space, which is contrasted with the smooth black metal. The colour scheme is monochromatic emphasising on textures and patterns.” Read more...

Summertown Interiors - Smart Dubai office: Interior Design of the Year: Fit-out Project

"Summertown Interiors completed the fit out of the 1850sqm new office ahead of schedule and with the attention to detail for which the business has earned its industry reputation. Given the complexity of technological requirements (AV & IT), the 14 week timeline was challenging, and required a fast track program to meet 18th April opening. The integration of innovative technological components was a vital component of the project – as such the development of carefully considered smart solutions were of utmost importance." Read more...