Awards | May 3, 2016 |
Top Latin American and Caribbean interiors celebrated by IIDA
Boh staff
By Staff

The IIDA’s fourth yearly Best Interiors of Latin America and the Caribbean competition, a collaboration with Alessi, named this year’s recipients, including firms in Costa Rica, Brazil, Mexico, Colombia and Chicago. The awards were honored by a jury that included Marlene Liriano, managing director, IA Interior Architects; Patrick O’Hare, principal, VP business development, EDG Interior Architecture + Design; and Hayes Slade, principal, Slade Architecture.

“IIDA and Alessi are honored to showcase the tremendous design talent represented in this region,” said IIDA executive vice president and CEO Cheryl S. Durst. “The winners of the 2016 Best Interiors of Latin America and the Caribbean Competition reflect the highest standard of excellence in interiors and emphasize the role of local inspiration and cultural context with sophisticated, globally relevant design.”


The 2016 IIDA winners include:


Corporate Space, Large

Project: DPZ&T—Creating for Creatives, São Paulo

Firm: Athié Wohnrath


Project: Gensler Office, San José, Costa Rica

Firm: Gensler San José


Corporate Space, Small

Project: Red Bull, Mexico City        

Firm: Space



Project: Colegio Anglo Colombiano, Bogotá, Colombia

Firm: AEI Arquitectura e Interiores



Project: Dom Pedro Building Complex, São Paulo

Firm: FGMF Arquitetos



Project: Casa Fayette, Guadalajara, Mexico

Firm: Grupo Habita, Mexico City


Project: Treehouse Suite at Playa Viva Sustainable Resort, Juluchuca, Mexico

Firm: Deture Culsign Architecture+Interiors, Chicago



Project: Bogotá Chamber of Commerce, 95th Street

Firm: Arquint Colombia



Project: Urimonduba Apartment, São Paulo

Firm: Candida Tabet Arquitetura


Project: Jardim Europa Apartment, São Paulo

Firm: Perkins+Will


Residences—Single Family

Project: House in the Pacific Coast, Mexico

Firm: Bernardi + Peschard Arquitectura, Mexico City


Project: Mattos House, São Paulo

Firm: FGMF Arquitetos



Project: Churrería El Moro, Mexico City

Firm: Cadena + Asociados Concept Design, Monterrey, Mexico


Project: VM Ware—Costa Rica, San José

Firm: Gensler Costa Rica



Project: El Palacio De Hierro Polanco, Mexico City

Firm: Gensler/TPG Architecture, New York


Project: Chedraui Selecto Toreo, Mexico City

Firm: PDT International, Ft. Lauderdale, Florida


Showrooms/Exhibition Spaces/Sales Centers

Project: Calvin Klein, Mexico City

Firm: Space


Spas/Fitness Centers/Gymnasiums

Project: Grand Hyatt Playa del Carmen, Mexico

Firm: Sordo Madaleno Arquitectos, Mexico City


“The firms that participated in the competition are continuing to elevate the quality of design work being done in Latin America,” said Liriano on behalf of the judges. “We are delighted by the outstanding creative and beautiful work. Congratulations to all of the winners!” 


Check out the winning projects.

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