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47th Awards Gala & Fundraiser: Single Tickets Now Available!

The 47th Awards Gala & Fundraiser takes place May 23 at Current Chelsea Piers, New York City. Our annual design awards and gala and fundraiser to benefit the Institute's Student Design Competition Prize Fund takes place during New York Market Week May 21-25. Which of the more than 30 finalists -- winners in their own categories -- will be named 2017 Store of the Year? Click here to purchase a ticket!

This year's awards program includes 33 projects from around the world -- recognizing exceptional achievement in the areas of architecture, concept, store planning, lighting, visual merchandising, shopfitting and fixtures, sustainability, finishes and materials, graphic design and digital/technology integration.

The evening's festivities include revealing the newest inductee in the Retail Design Legion of Honor, plus introduction of the committee, donors and supporters of the Mark V. Looper Award for Design Collaboration.

Don’t miss New York Market Week and your chance to support the Institute with your donation to the Mark V. Looper Award for Design Collaboration and/or ticket to the Gala & Fundraiser, benefiting the Institute’s Student Design Competition Prize Fund! We thank this year's Gala Sponsors: Ædifica, ASI, BHDP Architecture, Chipman Design, FRCH Design Worldwide and Gensler. Thanks as well to Little, Gala Patron!

VIP tickets are still available with Sponsorship packages that include reserved seating. Gold (10 tickets); Silver (8 tickets) and Bronze (6 tickets). For more information on the complete sponsorship package with additional perks, contact:


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