Billy Blue Graduates Win Big at 2017 DIA Graduate of the Year Awards (NSW, VIC/TAS)

With a long history of celebrating Australia-wide top design graduates, the Design Institute of Australia Victoria/ Tasmania and the New South Whales branches, were proud to stage the Graduate of the Year Awards ceremony on Wednesday 29 March.

Attended by new and established design industry identities, educators and partner representatives, students and their supporters, the evening provided the perfect platform to celebrate the incredible talent of the next generation of designers.

We are proud to say many of our Billy Blue graduates took home top awards in both Victoria and New South Whales, some qualifying to enter the DIA Australasia awards.

And the winners are….

INTERIOR DESIGN | Graduate of the Year | Lisa Ulfvengren, Billy Blue College of Design – Melbourne

INTERIOR DESIGN & DECORATION | Runner Up | Dale Norgate, CATC Design School – Melbourne

INTERIOR DESIGN & DECORATION | Winner | Zofia Swerpel, CATC Design School – Sydney

INTERIOR DESIGN | Finalist | Tegan Klusenberg, Billy Blue College of Design – Sydney

Well done to all the students who submitted their work, and lecturers for their support.

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