May 8, 2020

2020 NYCxDESIGN Awards Finalists

Interior Design and ICFF are pleased to announce the finalists for the fifth annual NYCxDESIGN Awards. The program celebrates outstanding talent across major areas of design such as architecture, interiors, product design, graphics and branding, student design, and more, unifying New York City’s showcase of global design. Finalists for both Products and Projects are named in over 60 categories listed below.

Winners and honorees will be announced during the live-streamed NYCxDESIGN Awards Ceremony, hosted by editor in chief Cindy Allen. DesignTV by SANDOW is streaming the ceremony on May 18 at 1 p.m. EST on and on our Facebook page.


Category Project Name Firm Name
Architectural Pop Up One Times Square Digital Art Lemay + Escobar Architecture
Architectural Pop Up Salvage Swings Somewhere Studio
Architectural Pop Up Oscillation The Urban Conga
Architectural Pop Up On Loop Universal Design Studio
Exhibition/Installation Statue of Liberty Museum ESI Design and FXCollaborative
Exhibition/Installation Journey to Edge Rockwell Group and LAB at Rockwell Group
Exhibition/Installation Nature—Cooper Hewitt Triennial Studio Joseph
Education Mi Casita Preschool and Cultural Center Barker Associates Architecture Office and 4 | Mativ Design Studio
Education NYU Special Collections Library CannonDesign
Education Pomerantz Lobby, Fashion Institute of Technology David Smotrich & Partners
Education Ingersoll Lecture Hall, Brooklyn College Ikon.5 Architects
Education Grand Concourse Academy Charter School Lubrano Ciavarra Architects
Civic Fotografiska New York CetraRuddy Architecture and Roman and Williams
Civic 122 Community Arts Center Deborah Berke Partners
Civic Museum of Modern Art Diller Scofidio + Renfro and Gensler
Civic Poster House LTL Architects
Greater Good: Social + Environmental Impact Rioult Dance Center Architecture Outfit
Greater Good: Social + Environmental Impact 512 West 22nd Street CookFox Architects
Greater Good: Social + Environmental Impact Ford Foundation Center for Social Justice Gensler
Greater Good: Social + Environmental Impact Bklyn Clay Community Ceramics Studio Hanlin Design
Greater Good: Social + Environmental Impact Vera Institute of Justice Studios Architecture
Graphics + Branding Prada Store 2×4
Graphics + Branding The World Around 2×4
Graphics + Branding Museum of Modern Art Gensler
Graphics + Branding Whitney Biennial 2019 Whitney Museum of American Art
Health + Wellness David H. Koch Center for Cancer Care, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center ICrave, Perkins Eastman, and Ennead Architects
Health + Wellness Boutique Bath House Mariotti Studio
Health + Wellness Ora Rockwell Group
Health + Wellness Bathhouse Verona Carpenter Architects and Colberg Architecture
Urban Landscape/Outdoor Field’s Jax Fitzhugh Karol
Urban Landscape/Outdoor High Line Spur James Corner Field Operations and Diller Scofidio + Renfro
Urban Landscape/Outdoor Flatiron Institute Perkins Eastman
Urban Landscape/Outdoor West Thames Bridge WXY Architecture + Urban Design
Hotel The Equinox Hotel Rockwell Group
Hotel Moxy East Village Rockwell Group and Stonehill Taylor
Hotel New York Marriott Downtown Sawyer & Company
Hotel TWA Hotel Stonehill Taylor, Beyer Blinder Belle Architects & Planners, INC Architecture & Design, and Lubrano Ciavarra Architects
Small Restaurant Asset Bates Masi + Architects
Small Restaurant Junzi Bryant Park Junzi Kitchen
Small Restaurant Cathédrale Rockwell Group
Small Restaurant Izakaya Mew Two Point Zero
Large Restaurant The Zodiac Room AvroKO
Large Restaurant The Deco Food + Drink Carpenter & Mason
Large Restaurant Portale INC Architecture & Design
Large Restaurant Oceans Rockwell Group
Bar/Lounge Alphabet Bar & Cafe Rockwell Group
Bar/Lounge Bergamo’s SHoP Architects
Bar/Lounge Connie Cocktail Lounge Stonehill Taylor
Bar/Lounge J Bespoke Studios Go
Corporate Office Rockefeller Group Headquarters Fogarty Finger Architecture
Corporate Office Frankfurt Kurnit Klein + Selz (FKKS) Gensler
Corporate Office Xandr Gensler and Volvox Labs
Corporate Office Confidential Law Firm HYL Architecture and Spectorgroup
Corporate Office Howard Gilman Foundation WXY Architecture + Urban Design
Creative Office WarnerMedia Headquarters ESI Design
Creative Office Shiseido Americas HOK
Creative Office Luxottica US Headquarters Marmol Radziner and Storage Milano
Creative Office Adidas Verona Carpenter Architects
Co-working Office Bond Collective Bushwick Bond Collective and Christian Lahoude Studio
Co-working Office Convene, 225 Liberty Convene
Co-working Office Very Great Float Studio
Co-working Office Studio by Tishman Speyer Gensler
Financial Office Hudson Yards Financial Services Firm Architecture + Information
Financial Office Rockefeller Capital Management LSM
Financial Office Guardian Life Perkins and Will
Financial Office Focus Financial Partners Ted Moudis Associates
Commercial Lobby/Amenity Space Dock 72 Fogarty Finger Architecture
Commercial Lobby/Amenity Space 30 Hudson Yards Kohn Pedersen Fox Associates
Commercial Lobby/Amenity Space Nomad Tower Nelson Worldwide
Commercial Lobby/Amenity Space TWA Hotel Stonehill Taylor, Beyer Blinder Belle Architects & Planners, INC Architecture & Design, and Lubrano Ciavarra Architects
Building Facade ARO CetraRuddy Architecture
Building Facade Waveforms James Carpenter Design Associates
Building Facade 108 Chambers Woods Bagot
Residential Lobby/Amenity Space Soho 25 Architecture in Formation
Residential Lobby/Amenity Space 121 East 22nd INC Architecture & Design and OMA
Residential Lobby/Amenity Space Chelsea Mercantile ODA New York
Residential Lobby/Amenity Space 426 Tompkins Ave StudioSC
Multi-Unit Residential Building The Jennings Supportive Housing Alexander Gorlin Architects
Multi-Unit Residential Building 40 East End Avenue Deborah Berke Partners
Multi-Unit Residential Building 277 Fifth Avenue Jeffrey Beers International and Rafael Viñoly Architects
Multi-Unit Residential Building Summit New York Lemay+Escobar Architecture and Handel Architects
Multi-Unit Residential Building The Vidro Soluri Architecture
Apartment Soho Loft Ghislaine Viñas
Apartment Chelsea Residence Grade New York
Apartment Manhattan Triplex SheltonMindel
Apartment Downtown Loft Workshop/APD
Freestanding House/Townhouse Arch House Barker Associates Architecture Office and Jae Joo Designs
Freestanding House/Townhouse President Street Residence Interior Marketing Group
Freestanding House/Townhouse Soho Townhouse Joseph Vance Architects
Freestanding House/Townhouse West Village Townhouse Span Architecture and Waowig Studio
Freestanding House/Townhouse Brooklyn Carriage House Sarah Jefferys Design
Kitchen + Bath S-M-L Loft BC—OA
Kitchen + Bath Private Townhouse Lubrano Ciavarra Architects
Kitchen + Bath Brooklyn Heights Brownstone The Brooklyn Home Company
Residential Sales Center/Model Apartment 32nd East 1st Street Penthouse Combined Architecture and Interiors and Mathieu Lehanneur
Residential Sales Center/Model Apartment 49 Chambers Street Gabellini Sheppard Associates
Residential Sales Center/Model Apartment 54 MacDougal Street Penthouse Interior Marketing Group
Residential Sales Center/Model Apartment 75 Kenmare Kravitz Design and Andre Kikoski Architect
Small Retail/Pop Up ThirdLove Pop Up Alda Ly Architecture & Design
Small Retail/Pop Up Glam Seamless Flagship Sergio Mannino Studio
Small Retail/Pop Up Ahlem Eyewear Shapeless Studio Architecture & Interiors
Large Retail Puma North America Flagship Design Republic
Large Retail Nordstrom Flagship Nordstrom, CallisonRTKL, and James Carpenter Design Associates
Large Retail Moose Knuckles Flagship O’Neil Langan Architects
Large Retail JPMorgan Chase Flagship Spectorgroup
Showroom Lutron Experience Center CookFox Architects
Showroom Spacestor Design Center Gensler and De La Garza Archtiecture
Showroom Tarkett Atelier Huntsman Architectural Group
On the Boards: Commercial Midtown Viaduct DXA Studio
On the Boards: Commercial 8th Avenue Lobby Felderman Keatinge + Associates
On the Boards: Commercial 799 Broadway Perkins and Will
On the Boards: Residential Chelsea Townhouse Andrea Steele Architecture and Lissoni New York
On the Boards: Residential Rose Hill CetraRuddy Architecture
On the Boards: Residential 1 River Park FXCollaborative
On the Boards: Residential Seaport Residences Groves & Co. and Hill West Architects
On the Boards: Residential Vandewater INC Architecture & Design 
NYC’s Shining Moment The Statue of Liberty Museum FXCollaborative
NYC’s Shining Moment High Line Spur James Corner Field Operations and Diller Scofidio + Renfro
NYC’s Shining Moment The Vessel L’Observatoire International and Heatherwick Studio
NYC’s Shining Moment Webster Hall OTJ Architects and Farnum and Lee


Category Product Name Manufacturer Name
Accessories Ridge Number NakNak thru Design within Reach
Accessories Lena Diabla
Accessories Maung Maung Mirrors Nina Cho
Accessories Toucana Ooumm
Architectural Product Fibonacci Basalte
Architectural Product Lumi Frit™ Glass Bendheim
Architectural Product Sherazade Patchwork Glas Italia thru DDC
Architectural Product Obersound 5.0 Actions Ober Surfaces
Hardware Mix Armac Martin
Hardware Satin Black Reserve Collection Baldwin Hardware
Hardware Ring & Skinny Rectangle Hoffman Hardware
Hardware Sunburst Philip Watts Design
Hardware H378 YP Duemiladiciotto Series Valli & Valli USA
Bath Fittings Hourglass AF New York
Bath Fittings Cúbica Muar Diseño
Bath Fittings Parabola Collection Riobel
Bath Fittings Eclissi™ Bath Collection Rohl
Bath Fixtures Immersion Collection Agape
Bath Fixtures SensoWash®i Duravit
Bath Fixtures Argile Freestanding Bathtub Kallista
Bath Fixtures Newterra Lacava
Bath Fixtures The New Classic Laufen Bathrooms
Kitchen Black Tempal Caesarstone
Kitchen Intarsio Cesar
Kitchen Dekton Avant-Garde Series Cosentino
Kitchen Roller Kitchen Exteta thru DDC
Kitchen Bespoke Refrigerator Samsung Electronics Co.
Kitchen Fittings Kitchen Collection Franz Viegener
Kitchen Fittings Prince HamatUSA
Kitchen Fittings Crue Kitchen Kohler Co.
Contract Flooring NY+LON Streets™ Interface
Contract Flooring Smart City Mohawk Group
Contract Flooring Deconstructed Felt Patcraft
Contract Flooring Rugs Program Shaw Contract
Residential Flooring Zoe Gan
Residential Flooring Dis Heymat
Residential Flooring Flora Collection Nanimarquina
Residential Flooring Calcada Rugs Stephanie Seal Brown Handwovens
Residential Flooring Landscape Circle Rugs Tantuvi
Hard Flooring The Fine Lines Arto
Hard Flooring Concrete Collaborative x Cooler Gallery: Field Formations Concrete Collaborative
Hard Flooring Rhapsody™ Emser Tile
Hard Flooring Drop Cloth Tarkett
Contract Furniture Inform Davis Furniture
Contract Furniture The Highline Bed Gabellini Sheppard Associates
Contract Furniture Focus Wall™ MashStudios
Contract Furniture Dancing Wall Vitra
Residential Furniture Pivot Borgi Bastormagi
Residential Furniture Solo Desk De La Espada
Residential Furniture Twelve AM Collection Molteni&C
Residential Furniture Papillon Screen Tom Faulkner
Residential Table Strata Borgi Bastormagi
Residential Table Johann Campagna
Residential Table Islands Living Divani
Residential Table Snow Powell & Bonnell
Residential Table Papillon Console Tom Faulkner
Storage Componibili Bio Kartell
Storage Storage Porro thru West | NYC Home
Storage BoxLife Scavolini
Storage Riquadro Elegante Bespoke Snaidero USA
Reissues BM0865 Daybed Carl Hansen & Søn
Reissues Clouds David Trubridge Designs
Reissues Navy Wood Chair Emeco
Reissues Gilda CM Zanotta
Outdoor Furniture Dune Dining Gloster Furniture
Outdoor Furniture Arena Collection Isimar
Outdoor Furniture Hennepin Loll Designs thru Design within Reach
Outdoor Furniture Manta Mmcité
Outdoor Furniture Organix Lounge Royal Botania
Health + Wellness Yoku Sh Effegibi
Health + Wellness Casena Klafs
Health + Wellness Make A Chair Lucy Wang
Health + Wellness Hydration Platform PepsiCo
Greater Good: Social + Environmental Impact Diamond Gan
Greater Good: Social + Environmental Impact Coil Collection LightArt
Greater Good: Social + Environmental Impact Selvedge Fur Collection Liz Collins Studio thru Sunbrella
Greater Good: Social + Environmental Impact Sacco Goes Green Zanotta
Floor/Table Lamps Infinity Design Atelier Alain Ellouz
Floor/Table Lamps Handle Bumkisong
Floor/Table Lamps Junction Hollis+Morris
Floor/Table Lamps Apolo Metamor thru Property
Chandelier Mod Bover
Chandelier Guston-8 James Dieter
Chandelier Xi Light Collection Poltrona Frau
Pendant Fixtures The Bone Collection Crosland + Emmons
Pendant Fixtures Eclipse John Pomp Studios
Pendant Fixtures Illan Luceplan
Pendant Fixtures Sky Pablo Designs
Sconce Vita Buoyant NYC
Sconce Messier Etamorph
Sconce Dusk Harold Design
Sconce Fascio Visual Comfort & Co.
Architectural Lighting Alfi Estiluz
Architectural Lighting Diversion Flos Architectural
Architectural Lighting The Latis Linear System Rich Brilliant Willing
Architectural Lighting Cubix Sonneman
Contract Seating Bobby Blå Station thru Scandinavian Spaces
Contract Seating A-Bench Davis Furniture
Contract Seating Resonate Haworth
Contract Seating Division Twelve Collection Keilhauer
Contract Seating Heartbeat Nienkamper
Residential Seating Rope Chair Artek
Residential Seating Sieni Collection Made By Choice with Michael Yarinsky
Residential Seating Hana Lounge McGuire Furniture
Residential Seating Angie Minotti thru DDC
Residential Seating Lalee Stool Nina Seirafi
Residential Seating: Sofa/Lounge Pukka Collection Ligne Roset
Residential Seating: Sofa/Lounge Greene Living Divani thru West | NYC Home
Residential Seating: Sofa/Lounge Gregor Molteni&C
Residential Seating: Sofa/Lounge Discipline Stellar Works
Outdoor Seating Rock Garden JANUS et Cie
Outdoor Seating Folio Nardi
Outdoor Seating Telar Collection Paola Lenti
Outdoor Seating Piper 161 armchair Roda thru DDC
Outdoor Seating Ulm Moon Daybed Vondom
Contract Fabric Mad 4 Plaid Arc | Com
Contract Fabric The Bauhaus Project Designtex
Contract Fabric Off The Grid Luna Textiles
Contract Fabric Second Sight Luum Textiles
Residential Fabric In the Mix Collection Perennials Fabrics
Residential Fabric Watercolor Rosemary Hallgarten
Residential Fabric Peter Marino for Venetian Heritage Rubelli
Residential Fabric Victoria Hagan Collection The Shade Store
Contract Wall Covering Flute Deco Artistic Tile
Contract Wall Covering Ephemeral Astek
Contract Wall Covering Natural Elements Maya Romanoff
Contract Wall Covering Pietta Donovan Collection Walker Zanger
Contract Wall Covering Repeat Offenders Wolf-Gordon
Residential Wall Covering Tokyo Blue Arte for Moooi Wall Coverings
Residential Wall Covering Modern Geisha Brett Design
Residential Wall Covering Portico Collection Eskayel
Residential Wall Covering Openwork Juju Papers
Residential Wall Covering Dreamland Nottene
Jewelry Design Cat Merrick Jewelry Cat Merrick
Jewelry Design The OS Collection Ramona Albert Architecture
Jewelry Design Equilateral Link Earring Triptych
Industrial Design Bottle Movement Larq
Industrial Design Hydration Platform PepsiCo
Industrial Design Toy Collection Zülo
Made in the Boroughs Codependent 1th Studio
Made in the Boroughs Ora Kero Collection Michele Varian x Two Tree
Made in the Boroughs Surf Bench Read Architecture Design
Emerging Product Designers A Space Collection A Space
Emerging Product Designers Concrete Furniture Cassius Castings
Emerging Product Designers Boyfriend Chair Li Chen and Studio Radish
Emerging Product Designers Soulmate Martina Guandalini 
Best in Show Mirror No. 13 Ben & Aja Blanc
Best in Show Step Erika Cross Studio
Best in Show Bend Table Harold Design
Best in Show Rocca Materia thru Scandinavian Spaces

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