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Quick List: 2021 GRAY Awards Finalists

Residential interior design velvet chairs and neutral seating area by Donna DuFresne

Interior Design - Residential Finalist | Garthwick, Donna DuFresne Design

Photographed by Chris Dibble

Announcing the Finalists for the 2021 GRAY Awards!

Now in its 5th year, GRAY Awards - a cross-disciplinary design awards program - recognizes the incredible work happening around the world. 49 finalists have been selected across 12 categories in the fields of ARCHITECTURE, INTERIORS, LANDSCAPE, PRODUCT DESIGN, and FASHION.

Designers and manufacturers were invited to submit their projects throughout eleven categories plus an “editors’ pick” Design for Good category. An esteemed panel of international design luminaries will select a winner in each of the initial eleven categories. Winners will be revealed at the most anticipated bash of the year in Seattle on December 10, 2021.

To purchase tickets, visit the 2021 Awards Ticket Page.


2021 GRAY Awards Judges Photos








Architecture - Commercial

Commercial Architecture modern wood building with clean lines by Anacapa Arcitecture

Architecture - Commercial Finalist | AutoCamp Yosemite, Anacapa Architecture

Photographed by Erin Feinblatt

Architecture - Residential

Residential Architecture Winery in the side of a mountain, wine cave by Clayton Korte

Architecture - Residential Finalist | Hill Country Wine Cave, Clayton Korte

Photographed by Casey Dunn

Fashion Design - Apparel, Accessories

Fashion Design Purple Scarf

Fashion Finalist | Slō, Studio Variously

Photo Courtesy of Studio Variously

Interior Design - Commercial

Commercial interior design Miss Lee restaurant

Interior Design - Commercial Finalist | Miss Lee, JJ Acuna / Bespoke Studio

Photographed by JJ Xu Liang Leon

Interior Design - Residential

Residential interior design eclectic by Hoedemaker Pfeiffer

Interior Design - Residential Finalist | Pries, Hoedemaker Pfeiffer

Photographed by Haris Kenjar

Landscape Design - Commercial

Commercial Landscape Design vibrant pink ice skating path in Winnipeg, Manitoba

Landscape Design - Commercial Finalist | Divergence, Thomas Cheney Architects

Photographed by Leif Norman

Landscape Design - Residential

Residential Landscape Design rooftop garden

Landscape Design - Residential Finalist | Rooftop Garden at the Lucille on Roosevelt, Board & Vellum

Photographed by Andrew Giammarco

Product Design - Lighting, Furniture

Product Design Fun Lighting Teig Lamp by Schoolhouse

Product Design - Lighting, Furniture Finalist | Teig Lamp, Schoolhouse

Photographed by Anna Wright & Jack Wineinger

Product Design - Other

Product design layered brass incense burner

Product Design - Other Finalist | 001 Stack Burner, Populus Project

Photo Courtesy of Populus Project

Student Design

Student Product design iD Dial computer mouse tech tools

Student Design Finalist | iD Dial, University of Washington

Image Courtesy of Ho Kwon Kim

  • Ampersand, Western Washington University

  • iD Dial, University of Washington

  • Silka, University of Washington

  • Via Handheld Printer & Scanner, Western Washington University

Wild Card

Installation Art Design DUCkT large brass ductwork pipes

Wild Card Finalist | DUCkT, Revery Architecture Inc.

Photographed by Henry Woide

Design for Good

Design For Good Meyer Memorial Trust Lobby Reception Desk

Design for Good Finalist | Meyer Memorial Trust Headquarters, LEVER Architecture

Photographed by Jeremy Bittermann


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DEC 10, 2021 | 7pm PST

The Westin Seattle

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