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Awards Gala Evening

Submissions for DEA 2022 have closed on Fri, 31 Aug 2022. Join us on 1 Dec 2022 for the Awards Gala Evening for the results!

tonyIDCS is delighted to be honouring Mr Tony Chi at the Awards Gala Evening with a Lifetime Achievement Award for his lifetime contribution to the Interior Design industry and for his extraordinary interior design projects through-out Asia Pacific. To celebrate this special occasion, IDCS and tonychi.studios will be giving away a complimentary edition of Mr Tony Chi’s book “Tony Chi - a Life in the Making”, on the evening, to the first 200 registered ticket holders.

Ticket sales closed on Thu 24 Nov 2022.

Awards Evening Programme Booklet About Awards Gala Evening


The Interior Design Confederation Singapore’s (IDCS) Design Excellence Awards (DEA) sets out to recognise the best of commercial, residential and public design by the Interior Design industry in Singapore and Asia Pacific, endorsing and celebrating the achievements of professionals and students alike. With DEA, IDCS seeks to champion design excellence, as well as elevate and promote the quality and standards of interior design both locally and regionally.

For the 9th cycle of the Awards, IDCS brings back twenty-six of the most popular award categories across the two competition tracks: Interior Design Excellence Awards (I-DEA) for professional interior designers and firms and Spatial Design Awards (SPADE) for students. These Awards are considered a seal of excellence and proof of outstanding achievements in the design field, acknowledged by a professional jury panel.

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Key Dates

Early Bird Special: 1 Apr – 13 May 2022
Submissions: 1 Apr – 31 Aug 2022 *
Judging: 2 Sep – 18 Sep 2022
Designers’ Choice Voting: 1 Jul – 31 Aug 2022
Shortlisted Winners Notified: 10 Oct – 14 Oct 2022
Awards Gala Evening: Thu 1 Dec 2022, 7:00pm (SGT)

The results will be announced in

The Jury

The Jury

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