Now in its fifth edition, the ShowBoats Design Awards each year celebrate the fundamental design aspects of superyacht design as well as acknowledge the exceptional craftsmanship and innovation that goes into creating these spectacular vessels. They offer one of the most extensive ranges of award categories covering all aspects of superyacht design including Interior Design, Exterior Design & Styling, Naval Architecture, Holistic Design and Tender Design.
The ceremony will take place on the 24th February 2014, the first evening of the two day Superyacht Design Symposium event in Wattens, Austria. A glittering gala will be hosted at the Swarovski Crystal Worlds where the winning designs will be awarded in front of an audience of superyacht owners, industry professionals and influential figures from a broad spectrum of creative industries.
Some of the most impressive and newest yachts available for charter have been shortlisted for awards, including:
The 65m motor yacht INVICTUS nominated for ‘Best Interior Design’ and ‘Exterior Design and Styling – Displacement Motor Yacht 60m+’ along with the 88m Lurssen motor yacht QUATTROELLE and the 73m brand new launch from Dunya Yachts, AXIOMA.
The 40m Perini Navi-built yacht STATE OF GRACE has been recognised in all aspects of design in the Sailing Yachts category, having been finalised for the ‘Interior Design’, ‘Exterior Design and Styling’, ‘Naval Architecture’ and ‘Holistic Design’ awards.
The innovative 39m expedition motor yacht SAFIRA has been nominated for the ‘Environmental Protection Award’ and ‘Naval Architecture – Motor Yachts’.
For more information about attending the awards or any of the yachts nominated, contact your yacht charter broker.
The ceremony will take place on the 24th February 2014, the first evening of the two day Superyacht Design Symposium event in Wattens, Austria.