Press and Awards

Our work is often quiet and understated, and sometimes, especially for our private clients, deliberately anonymous. But like most businesses, we love press coverage and recognition from within the industry and beyond. Here are a few recent examples of awards and press coverage.


El Croquis edition 199, July 2019.

Our collaboration on the Alexander McQueen London flagship store is included in the 199th edition of El Croquis magazine, featuring the work of Chilean architect Smiljan Radić.


V&A Exhibition Road Shop Shortlisted for Blueprint Award 2018.

We are delighted to announce that the V&A Exhibition Road Shop has been shortlisted in the ‘Best Small Project’ category.

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FX Magazine: Designer File

Mark sat down with Pamela Buxton at FX Magazine to share his top 10 design tips.

Read the full article here.


V&A Exhibition Road Shop Longlisted for Dezeen Awards 2018.

The nominations keep coming for this project! We are pleased to announce our V&A Project has been Longlisted for the ‘Retail Interior’ category! Winners announced in November.


Fashion Network: “Salvatore Ferragamo doubles size of Bicester Village Store”

We had the pleasure of working alongside Portview to deliver the new Ferragamo store at Bicester Village.

Read the full article here.

Hotel et al: Timeless, Elegance & Soul - The Lowell Hotel

After being shortlisted for numerous categories in the Hotel & Property Awards 2018, The Lowell Hotel featured in Design et al’s new publication, Hotel et al.

Mark Pinney Associates joins RDI Class of 2017!

We are thrilled to announce our V&A project has been recognised for excellence in Fixturing Innovation by the Retail Design Institute. The project has been inducted into the Class of 2017 at the 47th Annual Awards Gala in New York City this month. The RDI is the industry’s largest association for retail design professionals.

Vote for The Lowell in The International Hotel & Property Awards 2018

We take great pleasure in announcing The Lowell Hotel has been shortlisted for 3 separate categories in this prestigious awards; Bar/Club/Lounge, Lobby/Public Area and Restaurant within a Hotel. If you would like to vote, you can do so here.

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Design Curial: ‘Design Seminar: The New Showcases of Experience’

What impact will emerging technologies have on how we shop? Mark discusses this issue, amongst others, with other retail design experts.

Read the full article here.


V&A Exhibition Road Shop Shortlisted for FX Awards 2017!

We are thrilled to announce that the V&A Exhibition Road Shop has been shortlisted in the ‘Retail Space’ category. Judges described the project as ‘A system design that is simple and effective. Pleasing concept. Striking and demountable display installation.”


Blueprint: ‘Buried Treasure: V&A Exhibition Road Quarter’

Our recently completed V&A Exhibition Road Gift Shop features in this publication.

Read the full article here.


Harpers Bazaar: ‘Harrods expands its Salon de Parfum’

Find out which new boutiques will be added to Harrods Salon de Parfums extension.

Read the full article here.