The excitement in mounting leading up to the IDSA International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA)® 2017 Ceremony and Gala on Aug. 19 at the Woodruff Arts Center in Atlanta. The Ceremony will be held at the Rich Theater, followed by the Gala at the High Museum of Art. The Ceremony is free and open to the public; tickets are NOT required. Entry to the black-tie optional Gala, which this year willl feature a red, white and black theme, is included in some conference registrations. Otherwise, a ticket can be purchased.