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Australian architects and designers now have until Friday 10 June to submit their best interior design and furniture projects to IDEA 2011.
(inside) magazines prestigious awards program, the Interior Design Excellence Awards, are presented in recognition of the best in Australian design from across the country. The awards showcase the most innovative and inspiring projects that are defining the Australian design profession, with shortlisted projects published in the September issue of (inside) and all winners published in the (inside) special awards issue in November.
All entries are judged by a panel of design industry professionals, with winners announced at the IDEA awards night, to be held at Federation Square in Melbourne this November.
The program rewards work across 14 categories encompassing hospitality, retail, commercial, residential, institutional, product and event design. In addition, two sustainability prizes are presented to projects and products with exemplary sustainable design credentials.
Young and established designers are acknowledged with the Emerging Designer and Designer of the Year awards, while the prestigious Gold Medal returns for the second year in 2011. The IDEA Gold Medal is presented to an Australian designer who has made a distinguished contribution to the development of the countrys design community.
*Submit your work to the awards at* [“www.idea-awards.com.au”:http://www.idea-awards.com.au/]
*Entries close Friday 10 June*