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2017 BAP

The Competition

The 5th annual Best of Asia Pacific Design Awards competition seeks to recognize and honor the highest level of creativity and design excellence in Interior Design/ Interior Architecture projects in the following countries:

American Samoa, Australia, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Brunei, Cambodia, China, Cook Islands, East Timor, Federated States of Micronesia, Fiji, French Polynesia, Guam, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kiribati, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Maldives, Marshall Islands, Mongolia, Myanmar, Nauru, Nepal, New Caledonia, New Zealand, Niue, Northern Mariana Islands, Pakistan, Palau, Papua New Guinea, Philippines, Samoa, Singapore, Solomon Islands, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Tokelau, Tonga, Tuvalu, Vanuatu, Vietnam, Wallis and Futuna.

Important Dates

Competition Opens – Monday, July 17, 2017
Deadline to Enter – Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017 at 5 p.m. CST

Entry Information

Review the official 2017 competition guidelines.


Winning entries will be published in an issue of Contract magazine, on the IIDA website, and in the official Winners Brochure. An awards reception will be held at the Four Seasons Hotel Hong Kong on Tuesday, Dec. 12, 2017. View the 2016 Best of Asia Pacific Design Awards winning projects

Contact Information

For more information and to be added to the notification list for this competition, please contact Liz Moran, Design Competitions Director, at



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