Brisbane West Small Business Wins International Design Award
Sublime Architectural Interiors, has been recognised as one of the world’s best,
winning the Asia Pacific Best Kitchen Design at Friday night’s 2014 International
Design and Architecture Awards held at the Hurlingham Club in London, UK.
The 2014 International Design & Architecture Awards are hosted by design et al, a
leading UK interior design magazine. The aim is to commend international design and
Design Director, Kim Duffin, was recognised for his work in transforming a derelict
set of flats in Annie Street, New Farm, into a magnificent home. He was up against
international design firms from China, Singapore and India.
This is the first international design award won by Mr Duffin. It takes the 40 year olds
award tally to over 80 regional, national and international awards in eight years.
“Being recognised at an international level is something all Australian designers aspire
to. The design community, in Brisbane, has really come of age and is up there with the
world’s best” he said.
Mr Duffin said that despite winning Australian Kitchen Designer of the Year five times,
this award win is especially exciting as it is a stepping stone into the exploding
“It was a privilege to be able to breathe new life into an old character home. This
project highlights how our lifestyle revolves around our beautiful climate and that the
blur between indoor and outdoor living is a necessity in our daily lives.”
“My wife, Rebecca and I are thrilled to be recognised at this level. We have a great inhouse
team of six to thank, in addition to our suppliers and the ancillary tradesmen that
worked on the project. We are very grateful” said Mr Duffin.