Each year the International Superyacht Society bestows honors upon builders and designers of megayachts measuring 78 feet (24 meters) and larger. Culled from a list of hundreds of nominees, the winners of this year’s Design Awards are:
BEST POWER 24m to 40m: NISI, 79 feet (24.1 meters); built by NISI Yachts; interior design by NISI Yachts/Setzer Design Group; naval architecture by Ward Setzer; interior design by NISI Yachts/Krina Cozias
BEST POWER 40m to 65m: Big Fish, 147’8” (45 meters); built by Aquos Yachts/McMullen & Wing; interior design, naval architecture, and styling by Gregory C. Marshall Naval Architects
BEST POWER 65m+: Palladium (pictured), 312 feet (95.1 meters); built by Blohm+Voss; interior design and styling by Michael Leach Design; naval architecture by Blohm+Voss
BEST SAIL 24m to 40: Aegir, 25,1m/82’4”; built by Carbon Ocean Yachts; interior design, naval architecture, and styling by Rogers Yacht Design
BEST SAIL 40m +: Twizzle, 188’7” (57.5 meters); built by Royal Huisman; interior design by Redman Whiteley Dixon; naval architecture by Dubois Naval Architects; styling by Todhunter Earle Interiors
BEST REFIT: Angel’s Share, 130’11” (39.9 meters); built by Wally, refitted by Lürssen; interior design by Eidsgaard Design; naval architecture by Owen Clarke Design/ Javier Soto; styling by Amanda Levete Architects
BEST INTERIOR: Twizzle; interior design by Redman Whiteley Dixon.