Oct 17 05:30pm
2019 Columbus Interior Design Awards

The Columbus City Center of the International Interior Design Association OH KY Chapter (IIDA Columbus) is pleased to announce the return of the bi-annual IIDA Columbus Interior Design Awards. We invite you to join us in celebrating the exemplary designs of Central Ohio firms at this year’s 2019 Interior Design Awards.

July 29th: Call for Entries
August 8th: Launch Party, The Center for Design
September 12th at 12:00 PM: Deadline for Submissions
September 16th: Payment Deadline
September/October: Jury Review in New York City.
October 17th: Awards Ceremony, The National Veterans Memorial and Museum.

4:30 pm – 5:30 pm: Optional Building Tour ($10 per person)
5:30 pm – 7:00 pm: Networking Reception on the Rooftop of NVMM
Heavy Hors D’oeuvres & Cocktails
Digital Slideshow featuring Nominated Projects for Viewing
7:00 pm – 7:45pm: Presentation of Award Winners
Emcee Introduction
IIDA Member of the Year and Legacy Member Recognized
Project Awards Announced & Accepted
7:45 pm - 9:30pm: The Celebration
Drinks & Dessert
Live Music & Dancing

Reserve Tickets Here


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Call for Entry Packet

Entry Form

Jury Instructions

Eventbrite Payment


Sponsorship Packet

Sponsorship Payment


These awards recognize and honor a member of our IIDA community whose professional leadership and contribution of support, dedication, and participation over the course of their career has advanced and enriched the Interior Design profession in Ohio. Know an IIDA member that you would like to see recognized? Download the nomination packet here and send it our way!


Lead Juror,  Angie Lee, AIA, IIDA

 Angie Lee, AIA, IIDA, is a Partner and Design Director of Interiors at FXCollaborative. She leads the firm’s award-winning interiors practice, providing strategic vision and creative oversight for interior environments across a wide range of scales in both commercial and residential project types. Angie uses a multifaceted approach that tailors a singular design process to the client's organizational culture. Born in Korea and raised in Kansas by parents who promoted science and music, she continues to meld art and technology in her approach to architecture and interior design to this day. Angie is a registered architect in New York, serves on the editorial advisory board of Contract magazine, and is a Vice President on the board of directors for the International Interior Design Association (IIDA).


Nina Etnier is the co-founder of Float Studio, an interiors firm focusing on workplace design since 2013. Along with her partner Brad Sherman, Nina was named Contract Magazine’s 2019 Designer of the Year. Her history managing large scale projects and developing specific architectural details helps her create spaces that are faithful extensions of brands.

Mavis Wiggins is a Managing Executive / Studio Creative Director at TPG Architecture, a leading New York City-based design firm with the mission to create value through design. Mavis has been with the firm since 2010, and has over 30 years of experience as an interior designer and team leader. During her tenure, she has developed a large and multifaceted workplace portfolio with an emphasis in financial services. Known for her unique approach to workplace design, Mavis has had a hand in the corporate interiors development for companies such as IEX Group, HBO, Assured Guaranty, and NEX. Current project involvement includes creating a new workplace for one of the largest entertainment venues in NYC, as well as a new Manhattan headquarters for a private client. While she draws upon her experience and evolving vision to design successful spaces for all her clients, Mavis believes that understanding nuance is the key to properly caring for each one.