5 Under 40 Awardees Announced


FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Dane Austin, principal of Dane Austin Design, has been named a New England Home 5 Under 40 Award recipient, with an event honoring the winners on Thursday, September 12, 2019.  Since 2010, New England’s preeminent voice in the design community has recognized the finest emerging talent in residential design with this honor.

Austin was nominated by industry peers and selected by a committee of local design leaders. Nominees submit an extensive application, including artistic statements and projects representative of their work for consideration.


In addition to the prestigious 5 Under 40 Award, Austin won the Excellence in Design Award in 2015 from ASID, and the 2018 IFDA Design Awards Charity Window Challenge. After serving on the Board of Directors for ASID New England, Austin was recognized with a Certificate of Appreciation in 2016.

Dane's work has been widely published. This spring, Dane Austin Design projects have been featured in House BeautifulThe Boston Globe Sunday Magazine, and New England Home. In 2019, Austin was chosen to have his work showcased on Dering Hall and Elle Décor, and was honored to be selected in the line-up of the “World’s Finest Interior Design Professionals.”


2019 Five Under Forty announced winners:  Miles Endo, Cheryl Russ,Tyler Karu, Dane Austin, and Thomas McNeill.


Join us for the Tenth Annual
5 Under 40 Awards
September 12, 2019

Rug Preview: 6:00 pm 

Award Ceremony & Rug Auction: 6:30 pm 

Cocktail Party: 7:30 pm 

The Galleria at 333 Stuart Street, Boston, MA. 


Dane Austin