Harper's Bazaar Interiors: What are the trends you’re currently witnessing in the global design industry?
Farshid Moussavi: Design with a social purpose.
HBI: What projects are you presently working on?
FM: Harrods Toy Department, extension to an art gallery, an office tower, a housing competition, and a perfume bottle!
An interior view of Victoria Beckham's flagship store in London - designed by Farshid Moussavi Architects
HBI: Where do you source your creative inspiration from?
FM: Depends on the project!
HBI: What are your thoughts on the design scene in the Middle East?
HBI: What do you feel the Harper’s Bazaar Interior Awards mean for the region?
FM: It cultivated a culture of creativity and excellence.
An interior view of Farshid Moussavi's Belgravia home
HBI: What were the most crucial traits that you looked for in the nominees across the 10 categories this year?
HBI: What does an HBI Award mean for the winners?
FM: I hope they gain extra energy and motivation.
Winners announced at Downtown Design (14-17 Nov) and in the Winter issue of Harper's Bazaar Interiors, out now.