For the third edition of the Harper’s Bazaar Interiors Awards, the architect and interior designer Jafar Dajani was commissioned to design the 2016 trophy. With a passion for art and furniture, Jafar captivated the attention of Harper’s Bazaar Interiors due to his innovative use of functional and timeless designs while incorporating whimsical touches of colour throughout harmonious spaces. On what inspired Jafar to create this year's trophy, he says, “The focal element of the award this year is colour," he adds,
As a designer on the rise in the Middle East, Jafar completed his Bachelor’s degree in Architecture in the UK, followed by a Master’s Degree in Interior Design. He previously worked at Dar Al-Handasah in Cairo, Egypt; Consolidated Consultants/Jafar Tukan in Amman, Jordan and DEPA Interiors in Dubai. Jafar launched his own design practice in 2013 and is currently based in Dubai.
The winners of the Harper's Bazaar Interiors Awards will be announced on December 6. For further information on the selection of shortlisted brands for the Harper’s Bazaar Interiors Awards this year click here.