2012 IDEA Week program announced

October 24, 2012

IDEA Week returns this November, with a program of talks and parties in the lead-up to the 2012 IDEA Gala Party on Friday 9 November.

IDEA Week returns this November, with a program of talks and parties in the lead-up to the IDEA Gala Party on Friday 9 November.

Design Pitch at Corporate Culture and Soundbites at Stylecraft return for another year, while new events include Soapbox at Zenith and the 15th Birthday celebrations at Spence & Lyda.

Happening from 7–9 November 2012, at various venues across Sydney, see below for the full program and start planning your week:

Tickets to the Gala Party on Friday 9 November can be bought online here.

15th Birthday Celebrations with Spence & Lyda
Wednesday 7 November, 6-9pm
invite only

Soundbites with Stylecraft
Thursday 8 November, 12:30-1:30pm
Come along to Stylecraft for lunch and listen to some of this year’s IDEA shortlisted designers discuss their work.
Designers: Colin Devereaux for Woods Bagot (Google Wharf 7); Stuart Krelle for Luchetti Krelle (Adriano Zumbo); Neill Johnason for Davenport Campbell (Commonwealth Bank Place)
RSVP to by Friday 2 November
223-225 Liverpool St, Darlinghurst NSW 2010

Design Pitch with Corporate Culture
Thursday 8 November, 6-8pm
A group of five talented young designers are invited to pitch their recent design product to a judging panel and the audience, for the chance to win a trip to the 2013 Milan Furniture Fair. Each designer has 6 minutes to pitch their work, with the winner decided by audience vote.
Designers: Felicity Dessewffy, DHAB Studios, Anara Mailybayeva, Faelli & Howard, Tom Skeehan
21 Levey St, Chippendale NSW 2008

Soapbox breakfast with Zenith Interiors
Friday 9 November, 8-10am
Four of the designers in contention for the 2012 IDEA Emerging Designer Award take the stage at Zenith for a series of passionate discussions about their work. Join Zenith for a pancake breakfast with fresh coffee, orange juice and prosecco as each designer gives a four-minute presentation about their inspiration.
Designers: Cinnamon Lee, Evie Group, Fereday Design and Studio Henry Wilson
RSVP to by Friday 2 November
Level 2, 61 Marlborough St, Surry Hills NSW 2010

Pre-IDEA drinks with Corporate Culture
Friday 9 November
invite only

IDEA Gala Party & After Party
Friday 9 November, 6:30pm-late
The culmination of the IDEA week program, where all the winners of Inside magazine’s 2012 Interior Design Excellence Awards will be revealed. Celebrate with 500 design industry professionals at the industry’s leading independent interior design awards.
Seymour Centre, Cleveland Street, Darlington NSW 2008
Click here to buy tickets

More details will be announced soon.
To pre-register for an event please email and state which event(s) you would like to attend.

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