The 13th Interior Design Excellence Awards (IDEA) was celebrated on 18 November in Sydney at the Dockside Pavilion, Darling Harbour. More than 600 of Australia’s leading designers, architects and object makers attended the venue to enjoy Pommery champagne and Balvenie whisky, eat delicious canapés and mingle with colleagues and friends before the formal proceedings commenced. Schiavello sponsored the Gold Medal Award which recognises an individual who has devoted a lifetime to the A+D industry. Congratulations to all the winning projects, and congratulations to the Gold Medal winner, Kerry Phelan of KPDO! View Gold Medal award video featuring Kerry Phelan.