The finalists of the SBID International Design Awards have now been unveiled, with renowned practices such as G.A group, Concorde BGW Group, Scott Browrigg and Clive Wilkinson Architects among those listed. 

Notable projects include SJP by Sarah Jessica Parker, RHS Garden, Redbull Offices, Warner Music Group as well as hotel brands such as Hilton, Belmond, Mandarin Oriental, InterContinental and more. 

Entries were received from 48 countries including the United Kingdom, Switzerland, Qatar, Poland, Barbados, Monaco, Japan, Indonesia, Brazil, Australia and more. 

Finalists were selected by a technical panel of judges in the first stage of the process. The public are now invited to vote for their favourite projects at which will constitute 30% of the final results. 

"The SBID International Design Awards continue to grow from strength to strength with more submissions received, more countries represented and this year we have an additional category," comments founder and CEO of SBID, Dr Vanessa Brady OBE. "It is known across the design industry as the premier design award to win and for that, we are quite rightly very proud to present it, as much as our entrants are to win it."

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 & safety and fit-for-purpose design. 

This year brings brand new Creative Directors to the esteemed panel of judges from brands such as Nike, MAC Cosmetics; Universal Studios and the Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum and Foundation. 

Public voting will close on Monday 9th September at 5.00pm (UK time) Click here to see all shortlisted projects and cast your vote.

Pictured: Andaz London Liverpool Street, ara design; InterContinental Shanghai Wonderland, CCD / Cheng Chung Design & Mr. Pizza Original, IDEA