2017 Design Ovation Awards is a Dallas Design Community Event

The 2017 Design Ovation Awards Ceremony will take place on Thursday, May 4, 2017 from 6-9:00 pm at Frontier of Flight Museum, 6911 Lemmon Avenue, Dallas, TX 75209. The event recognizes the finest achievements in interior design, architecture and special contributions to the community.

Industry Partners, Students and Guests are invited to attend the festivities, which will include delicious food, industry socializing and a stunning showcase of this year’s entrants. Each entrant will receive one (1) complimentary ticket to the Awards event. Tickets are $55 for Designers and Industry Partners, $65 for Guests, and $35 for Students and will be sold via the Design Ovation website until April 21st. Visit the Items for Purchase section below or the Additional Items section on your dashboard after logging in to purchase. Be sure to enter any guest names that you are purchasing tickets for along with any seating requests in the Purchase Notes field when processing your purchase. Please note that tables will seat 10 individuals. Click here to watch a video tutorial of how to purchase tickets.

Design Ovation honors the winners of a juried design competition encompassing a wide range of categories. Sponsorship, making this event possible, is provided by local and national home furnishings vendors and interior design companies.

Visit the Dallas Design Community page for information about Design Ovation and other upcoming events.


2017 Design Ovation Important Dates:

February 14 @ 9:00am | Online Entry Submission Opens
March 15 @ 5:00pm | Deadline for Online Entry Submissions & Payment
March 17 @ 9:00am | Event Tickets go on sale online (See below)
April 21 @ 12noon | Event Ticket Sales close
May 4 @ 6pm | Design Ovation Awards Celebration



2017 Design Ovation Categories


COM1 - Commercial - Under 15,000 Square Feet
COM2 - Commercial - Over 15,000 Square Feet
COM3 - Commercial Renovation
COM4 - Single Space, Dedicated Function - Commercial
COM5 - Hospitality
COM6 - Single Space, Dedicated Function - Hospitality
COM7 - Healthcare
COM8 - Single Space, Dedicated Function - Healthcare
COM9 - Multi-Family
COM10 - Single Space, Dedicated Function - Multi-Family
COM11 - Entertainment
COM12 - LEED Project


MIX1 - Custom Designed Element
MIX2 - Custom Lighting Fixture Design
MIX3 - Outdoor Spaces
MIX4 - Historical Renovation/Preservation
MIX5 - Industry Partner Collaboration


ED1 - Emerging Designer
SD1 - Student Designers – 1st place award $250 - Real or Imagined


RES1 - New Construction Under 5,000 Square Feet
RES2 - New Construction Over 5,000 Square Feet
RES3 - Renovation Under 5,000 Square Feet
RES4 - Renovation Over 5,000 Square Feet
RES5 - Master Bathroom Under $50,000
RES6 - Master Bathroom Over $50,000
RES7 - Bathroom - Universal Design
RES8 - Powder Room
RES9 - Master Bedroom - Contemporary
RES10 - Master Bedroom - Traditional
RES11 - Bedroom - Youth
RES12 - Dining Space - Contemporary
RES13 - Dining Space - Traditional
RES14 - Kitchen Under $50,000
RES15 - Kitchen Over $50,000
RES16 - Kitchen - Universal Design
RES17 - Living Space - Contemporary
RES18 - Living Space - Traditional
RES19 - Single Space, Dedicated Function - Residential
RES20 - Model Home/Show House
RES21 - Sustainable Design/ Green Design/ Adaptive Reuse




Thank you to 2017 Design Ovation Media Sponsor, Dallas Style & Design for helping to honor our members through the Design Ovation Awards celebratory event and in publishing the winners in Dallas Style & Design.

2017 Design Ovation Media Sponsor

2017 Design Ovation Venue Underwriter

2017 Friends of Ovation Premier Sponsors


2017 Friends of Ovation Sponsors

2017 Annual Platinum Sponsors







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