Jury 2020 - IDEA 2023

Jury 2020

Andrew Parr

One of Australia’s leading interior designers, Andrew Parr has been setting the standard for high-end residential and hospitality design for more than 20 years. Andrew’s unique interpretations of contemporary minimalist style are particularly suited to clients who value ideas as much as they value longevity. Andrew founded the SJB interior design discipline in 1994. He is now SJB's director of interior design and was last year’s IDEA Gold Medallist.

Anna Spiro

With more than 20 years of experience, Anna Spiro is the director and head interior designer at Anna Spiro Design and is known for her inherent ability to create unique, comfortable and awe-inspiring environments that people want to linger in. Anna is the founder of Anna Spiro Textiles, alongside her brother Sam Spiro and her work has been featured in many publications including the Wall Street Journal.

Hana Hakim

British born Hana Hakim is an award-winning interior designer and the founder of The Stella Collective. Sharpening her eye since childhood, her ability to infuse light and space into her work has led to commissions locally and internationally. Framing these spaces and volumes with extreme precision, her design is known to have a timeless quality that touches the human core. The Stella Collective (est 2015) is Hana’s pride, joy and life’s work.

Jeremy Bull

Jeremy’s role as principal at Alexander & CO is focused on the creative direction of the firm, practice projects and the creation of successful leadership and culture. He believes in the spirit of place. He makes timeless, beautiful spaces for those who care deeply. Alexander &CO. was conceived as a design agency with architects, interior designers and furniture makers. They are driven to inspire our clients and our global village.

Rachel Luchetti

Rachel is a creative chameleon. Since co-founding Luchetti Krelle with Stuart Krelle in 2008 – weaving her wealth of interior design experience spanning both the hospitality and commercial sectors into highly customised projects – Rachel’s fit-outs have garnered prestigious accolades, including being shortlisted for Designer of the Year alongside Krelle at IDEA 2018. Rachel was named Business Woman of the Year at the NAWIC Awards for Excellence.

Simone Haag

With over a decade of experience within the interior design industry, Simone Haag is the founder of her eponymous design studio and has developed a design signature that is truly unique. Unfazed by trends, she simply creates warm, layered spaces that reflect the personalities of her clients. Simone has forged a path as an aesthete, an influencer and a spokesperson for the Melbourne design community.

Brendan Wong

Brendan Wong has 25 years’ industry experience throughout Australia, London and Paris and holds a Bachelor of Interior Design and Masters of Interior Architecture. He is the founder and principal of Brendan Wong Design. His boutique residential design studio has developed a reputation for using quality, well-detailed materials that are layered with unique furniture and art to evoke restrained luxury.