Program partners

Established to promote excellence and achievement in interior design, the Australian Interior Design Awards were inaugurated in 2004.

The program partners are leaders in their field, both with solid and respected credentials. Their collaboration brings expertise, management resources and marketing power to the awards program.

Design Institute of Australia

“Building a healthy, internationally competitive design sector has been the aim of Australia's professional body for designers for more than 60 years. The Design Institute of Australia believes that the Australian Interior Design Awards are an important vehicle for enhancing skills and the promotion of Australia's design professionals. The Australian Interior Design Awards encourage and recognise interior design excellence, innovation and experimentation. The annual IDA program continuously elevates the professional design standard in Australia.”
James Harper (LFDIA), Past President, Design Institute of Australia.

ARTICHOKE magazine

"Promoting the outstanding quality and creativity of Australia’s designers has been Architecture Media’s business for more than 20 years, with print and online titles such as Architecture Australia, Houses, Landscape Architecture Australia, the Selector website ( and our latest website Architectureau ( Through ARTICHOKE (endorsed as the official magazine of the DIA), we are very pleased to be associated with our industry partners in developing these awards, which acknowledge and celebrate the excellent achievements of the Australian design community.”
Ian Close, Managing Director, Architecture Media.