Finalists 2022

You are now invited to participate in the second phase of the awards program, which consists of a face-to-face presentation to the judging panel. We will also require you to supply additional images and confirm content for publication.

Please note that to be a finalist you must be PRESENT at the Live judging event to present your submission. In brief, this is your chance to really impress the judges!


Please find below your 2022 Interior Awards finalist badges and feel free to use on websites, email signatures, social media and marketing communication. Click here to download badges.


Please complete the ‘Finalists Webform’ link below and confirm required information and upload presentations and images by due dates. If you have any questions please don’t hesitate to contact Navneet at

PART 1 – Presenter’s names – Due Fri 6th May
PART 2 & 3 – Presentation, 10 x images & content – Due Fri 13th May
PART 4 – Emerging Design Professional (EDP) finalists only – Due Fri 13th May

Live presentation information for finalists

DATE – Wednesday 18th and Thursday 19th May
LOCATION – Object Space
ADDRESS – 13 Rose Road, Ponsonby, Auckland 1021
PARKING – There is pay and display parking out front of the gallery, and unpaid parking further along Rose Road (with a P120 time limit)

1.  Your presentation can be attended by up to three key people involved in the entry and please submit the names of the presenter(s) via Finalists webform above.

2.  Each entrant has been allocated a 15-minute slot. Please ensure that your presentation to the awards jury does not exceed 10 minutes, so as to allow for a minimum 5-minute Q&A with the judges which will follow your presentation.

3.  The presentations offer finalists an opportunity to explain their entries in more depth and elaborate on them; including information on time frames and budgets, as well as areas of creativity and innovation. Entrants can also present further images, floor plans, renders, videos, boards, or models.

4.  The entire presentation including your Q&A will be live-streamed on ArchitectureNow.


➢    What format should I use for my presentation?
Please supply your presentation in Powerpoint format by Friday, May 13th at 2pm.

➢    What AV/media will be available for the presentation?
A digital screen with appropriate A/V will be available. Your presentation will be pre-loaded in advance on a Mac and ready ahead of your scheduled presentation time. We will provide a clicker to change slides.

➢    Will judges visit finalists’ project sites?
No, the judges will not visit project sites. Winners will be selected based on face-to-face presentations by finalists.
➢    Where do I park when I arrive?
There is pay and display parking out front of the gallery, and unpaid parking further along Rose Road (with a P120 time limit)..

➢    When will I find out if I have won an award?
Winners will be announced at the Awards and Networking Evening on Thursday 14th July. Winners will not be notified in advance of this date. 


DATE – Thursday 14th July 2022, 6:30pm
LOCATION – St Matthew in the City
ADDRESS – 132 Hobson Street, Auckland 1024
PARKING – Parking

Tickets will be available for purchase from Wed 4th May until SOLD OUT!