Category Archives: Interior Design

Adventist Health Received IIDA’s Member Award

In keeping with the Adventist Health System’s philosophical approach to healing (the intersections of faith and medicine), the project celebrates the physical and spiritual elements of this mission throughout the building and site in both direct and subtle ways, allowing … Continue reading

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Tangent Chair wins Bronze from A’ Awards

Local Designer and architectural intern Joe Bertucci of VOA Associates, received a Bronze award from A’ Design Awards for his Tangent Chair. A’ awards more than 100 awards each year in multiple categories. The award seeks to underline the best designs … Continue reading

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Tupperware wins IIDA Challenges Design Award

Designed by Tupperware’s inhouse team led by Michelle Hernandez, IIDA Exhibit design by Design Island Architect of Record – HuntonBrady “The Tupperware Brands Confidence Center offers a unique look into the past, present and future of this iconic company. Key … Continue reading

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SOCO Restaurant Wins IIDA Hospitality Project Award

  The Gravity Company worked with the Thornton Park Restaurant Group, an independent ownership group in Orlando to design SOCO to reflect the culinary vision of combining distinctive Southern warmth with a youthful Contemporary edge.  A combination of contemporary furniture, … Continue reading

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Latest In Office Interior Trends

The Orlando Business Journal columnist Susan Lundine polled local interior designers to get their take on the latest in office interior trends. The cubical is being replaced by ‘benching,’ long two sided counters and tables that lap top users can … Continue reading

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ORMC New Patient Tower & Tour 2/25

Orlando Regional Medical Center has unveiled new web pages with pictures and videos of their new patient tower at their main campus downtown. Designed by HKS Architects, the project includes a new entry lobby for the hospital complex. View all the … Continue reading

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Cinderella Castle Suite Interiors at WDW

Disney added an overnight hotel type suite, inside the Cinderella Castle at Walt Disney World’s Magic Kingdom, some time after the park opened. Refurbished in 2007 and promoted through annual contests, it is the most exclusive location for overnight stay inside … Continue reading

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Bob Snow speaks on Downtown Rebirth

Bob Snow arrived in Orlando in the late ’70s after starting a successful nightlife district in Pensacola.  He bought up several blocks of derelict property around the historic Church Street Railroad Station, starting with a bar called Rosie O’Grady’s. Snow’s Church Street … Continue reading

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SSC Interior Design Course To Assist Those With Autism

An Interior Design pilot class at Seminole State College focuses on the needs of people with autism. The college hopes to continue the course as a regular elective. It was suggested by Bert Fonseca, an executive with the international development firm Skanska who … Continue reading

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Video Inside Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center

The Orlando Sentinel has shared a video from the new Dr. Phillips Performing Arts Center (PAC) last week. The arts center, in downtown Orlando, won’t open until November — but this video gives a look at the progress inside. Here … Continue reading

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