Baron Gurney Interiors' Tred Avon River House.
Savant Interior Design's Study in the 2012 DC Design House.
Baron Gurney Interiors' Apartment 24.
HOK's National Cancer Institute.
Katherine Vernot-Jonas Designs' Special Care Practice.
Master bath by Design Exchange, Inc.
Children's National Medical Center at their Northern Virginia Regional Outpatient Clinic site by Perkins+Will.

ASID DC 2013 Awards

The Washington Metro chapter of ASID celebrates designers' achievments

Members of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID) Washington Metro chapter gathered on September 25 for their 2013 awards celebration at the JANUS et Cie showroom in Georgetown’s Cady’s Alley. A jury that included chapter members and Home & Design staff judged the competition; their comments, along with photos of award-winning projects, are shown below.

Residential: Multiple Spaces. Honorable Mention:
Therese Baron Gurney, ASID, Baron Gurney Interiors. Tred Avon River House. Photography: Maxwell MacKenzie
Jury comments: “The designer’s restrained approach to the interiors and furnishing plan made the project a success.”

Residential: Detail/Small, Unique Space. 

Lorna Gross-Bryant, ASID, Savant Interior Design. DC Design House 2012, Study. Photography: Angie Seckinger
Jury comments: “The designer transformed a dark, dreary room paneled in knotty pine into a sophisticated, bright study.”

Residential: Multiple Spaces.
Therese Baron Gurney, ASID, Baron Gurney Interiors. Apartment 24. Photography: Maxwell MacKenzie
Jury comments: “This renovation gutted a Kalorama apartment and created clean, organized spaces throughout.”

Commercial: Corporate Office.
Hellmuth, Obata + Kassabaum (HOK). Design Team: Donna Sharpe, ASID; Catherine Heath; Jyoti Patel; Bo Kim; Whitney Loke. National Cancer Institute. Photography: Jim Tetro
Jury comments: “Living walls breathe life into the lobby and backlit burl wood panels evoke nature.”

Commercial: Detail/Small Space.
Katherine Vernot-Jonas, Allied ASID, Katherine Vernot-Jonas Designs, LLC. John Katinas and Manindra Acharya, Katinas Bruckwick Architecture. Special Care Practice. Photography: Bruce Morgan
Jury comments: “This neuropsychology office creates a fun and engaging environment for children and their families.”

Residential: Kitchen and Bath.
Design Exchange, Inc. Design Team: Carolin M. Schebish, ASID; Kayla Weiner, ASID. Eisinger Master Bath. Photography: Eric Taylor
Jury comments: “The designers beautifully reflected their clients’ appreciation for art, craftsmanship and nature.”

Commercial: Health Care/Long-Term Care or Clinic.
Perkins+Will. Design Team: Tama Duffy Day, FASID; Jamie Huffcut; Taylor Sill; John Jenkins. Children’s National Medical Center at their Northern Virginia Regional Outpatient Clinic site. Photography: Prakash Patel
Jury comments: “This updated space vastly improves patient experience through the use of positive distraction.”