2018 Texas Design Awards Dallas

Who You'll See At Texas Design Week

Hutton Wilkinson

Hutton Wilkinson

TXDW Appearance

Hutton Wilkinson Tony Duquette's Dawnridge
Tony Duquette's Dawnridge
Victoria Hagan

Victoria Hagan

TXDW Appearance at Wells-Abbott

Victoria Hagan Victoria Hagan: Dream Spaces
Victoria Hagan: Dream Spaces
Suzanne Kasler

Suzanne Kasler

TXDW Appearance at Ambella Home

Suzanne Kasler Suzanne Kasler: Sophisticated Simplicity
Suzanne Kasler: Sophisticated Simplicity
Ray Booth

Ray Booth

TXDW Appearance at Stark

Ray Booth Ray Booth: Evocative Interiors
Ray Booth: Evocative Interiors
Chad Stark

Chad Stark

TXDW Appearance at Stark

Chad Stark Decorating with Carpets: The Stark Tradition
Decorating with Carpets: The Stark Tradition
Mary Douglas Drysdale

Mary Douglas Drysdale

TXDW Appearance at Stark

Mary Douglas Drysdale Mary Douglas Drysdale Project
Mary Douglas Drysdale Project
Krissa Rossbund

Krissa Rossbund

TXDW Appearance at Ambella Home

Krissa Rossbund Sr. Style Editor, Traditional Home
Sr. Style Editor, Traditional Home
Martyn Thompson

Martyn Thompson

TXDW Appearance at David Sutherland

Martyn Thompson Martyn Thompson Working Space: an insight into the creative heart
Martyn Thompson Working Space: an insight into the creative heart
Helen Thompson

Helen Thompson

TXDW Appearance at Aria Stone Gallery

Helen Thompson Texas Made/Texas Modern : The House and the Land
Texas Made/Texas Modern : The House and the Land
Amy Berry

Amy Berry

TXDW Appearance at Stark

Amy Berry Amy Berry Project
Amy Berry Project
Leslie Carothers

Leslie Carothers

TXDW Appearance - EDUCATION DAY | Savour Partnership


Texas Design Week is designed to advance all creative professions expressly architectural and interior design. through a biannual event (Houston spring, Dallas fall) that provides design education, professional fellowship, growth opportunity and entertainment.

TXDW is comprised of intriguing design + art talks by designers, architects, artists, product designers, visionaries and entrepreneurs from the areas of design, architecture, art, culinary and fashion. In addition, there will be a full program of book signings, pop-up shops, product launches, salon talks and cocktail events.


4:00 - 6:00 pm
Chad Stark Keynote Discussion

Join these legendary designers and Stark scion, for a cocktail and lively discussion showcasing their projects, followed by book signings (and more cocktails).

What they will discuss:
“Positioning for Success: Adapting to a Changing Clientele in a Consumer-Powered Design EconomyPanel will review who today’s luxury design consumers are, factors that have created their new preferences, what they care about today, and how firms can market and position themselves for success.”

At STARK Showroom, Dallas Design Center, 1103 Slocum.


AD 100 designer Suzanne Kasler discusses her new book, Sophisticated Simplicity, showcasing previously unseen and stunning interiors from oceanfront estates and country family homes to city apartments, followed by cocktails and book signing.

At Ambella Home, Dallas Design Center, 1123 Slocum.

TXDW KEYNOTE SPONSORS: Ambella Home, Traditional Home, Everything But the House - (EBTH)

5:00 - 9:00 pm
Design Awards Presentation

5:00 Cocktails and Festive Open House at Forty Five Ten

6:30 Reception at The Joule, directly across street from Forty Five Ten

7:15 Design Awards Presentation

8:00 Closing Cocktail Celebration


At The Joule hotel, 1520 Main Street

By Invitation and TXDW VIP Ticket Holders.


DALLAS PAPERCITY DESIGN AWARDS SPONSORS: Dunhill Partners, Dallas Design District, The Joule, Forty Five Ten, Heritage Auctions, Baccarat 

10:00 - 2:00 pm
TXDW Education Day

Take a 4-hour deep dive into how to use the tools of digital and social media marketing to attract luxury clients and create online 24-7

revenue streams for your business. Light lunch will be served.


At LIGHT + DESIGN Showroom, World Trade Center, Dallas

2050 N. Stemmons Freeway, Suite 10085


TXDW KEYNOTE SPONSORS:  Dallas Market Center, Season Living, Savour Partnership, Kaleidoscope Partnership

Artist and interiors photographer Martyn Thompson has influenced a generation of photographers, shooting for Architectural Digest, Vogue, W and The New York Times, and working with John Derian, Elsa Peretti, Gucci, Tiffany & Co. and Hermes, to name a few. He launches a collection of Tibetan Knot rugs for Perennials, on view at David Sutherland, and signs his books, Working Space and Interiors.


At David Sutherland Showroom, Dallas Design Center, 1025 N. Stemmons Freeway



Celebrate the opening of the new Ornare showroom and the launch of the Wide Line Collection from Brazil, designed by Ricardo Bello Dias and Ornare Studio, which explores the theme of living in a fluid environment. Cocktails and bites in Ornare’s sleek new showroom.


At Ornare, Dallas Design District, 1617 Hi Line Drive, #190A.

By Invitation and TXDW Ticket Holders: VIP and General Admission.



Join Hutton Wilkinson for a divine evening of tales of Tony Duquette, Elsie de Wolf, and crimes and misdemeanors, with mesmerizing images from his new book, Tony Duquette’s Dawnridge, with host Emily Summers at HALL Arts Residences. 


At KPMG Plaza at HALL Arts ||. Valet located at 2330 Flora Street


TXDW KEYNOTE SPONSORS: HALL Arts Residences x Emily Summers

4:00 - 6:00 pm
Victoria Hagan and Wells Abbott Keynote

Join legendary designer Victoria Hagan, Elle Decor Interior Design Hall of Fame and AD 100 recipient, as she discusses and presents images from her new book, Dream Spaces, which includes her own breezy Nantucket home.


At Wells Abbott Showroom, Dallas Design Center, 1025 N. Stemmons Freeway


TXDW KEYNOTE SPONSORS: Wells Abbott Showroom, AirSea Packing

Panelists: Larry Speck, Svend Fruit, Jessica Lendvay, Paul Draper, and Jason Smith, moderated by Helen Thompson, author of the striking new book Texas Made/Texas Modern: The House and the Land. Each of these recognized architects and designers have a project in the book,


At Aria Stone Gallery, 1617 Hi Line Drive #310


TXDW KEYNOTE SPONSORS: Aria Stone Gallery, Frontgate

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