The fourth edition of the Great Indoors Award will take place in Maastricht, The Netherlands from 14 to 16 November. This international biennale and competition showcases the most innovative Interior design project from around the world. With this year’s theme: The Nature of Things, an international jury will award four prizes in four categories with a total value of €20,000.

The jury gathered on September 29th and 30th to choose from over 270 entries submitted from over 39 countries. Jury members include Edouard François: Director Maison Edouard François, Beatrice Galilee: Chief Curator of 2013 Lisbon Architecture Triennale, Fabrizio Gallanti: Associate Director of Programs at Canadian Centre for Architecture, Christien Meindertsma: Rotterdam-based designer, Lyndon Neri: Founding Partner of Neri&Hu Design, Research Office and Design Republic.

Nominees :

Show & Sell (shops, showrooms, trade-fair stands, exhibitions)

- 4 Déjeuner sur l’herb by Architects c/o Groszstadt

- Buiya by Archiee

- HELIOCOSM by FREAKS freearchitects

- Infuse by Sinato inc.

- Relojeria Alemana by OHLAB

Relax & Consume (hotels, bars, clubs, restaurants, spas, wellness centres)

- As Aperitivo by Nika Zupanc

- Graham’s 1890 Lodge by P-06 Atelier

- Macalister Mansion by Ministry of Design Pte

- Noordwerparkbar by Overtreders W and Bureau SLA

- Pakta by El Equipo Creativo

Concentrate & Collaborate (offices, administration buildings, conference centres)

- Controlar Headquaters by Adoff.Zurcatnas Associated Architects

- Details Studio by Details Environment Design

- Hayden Place by Cuningham Group Architecture


- Social 01 by i29

Serve & Facilitate (libraries, hospitals, theatres, schools)

- Centro de Informação da Rota do Românico by Spaceworkers

- Cineteca Matadero Madrid by CHURTICHAGA+QUADRA SALCEDO

- HafenCity University Subway Station by Pfarré Lighting Design

- Naples University Subway Station by Karim Rashid

- Nishi Grand Stair by March Studio

The Great Indoors 2013 is made possible by the City of MaastrichtProvince of LimburgCreative Industries Fund NL and Mosa