Located in Toronto, Canada, DCA Design is a collaborative, multi-disciplinary interior design firm that specializes in crafting exclusive interior environments for both residential and commercial spaces. DCA Design has completed projects within Canada, the United States, and abroad. DCA Design’s creative vision is guided by classical design principles, contemporary culture, and thoughtful consideration of the client’s needs. Since 1975, DCA Design has been recognized for creating exquisite interiors that enhance life through design.
Guided by DCA Design’s philosophy, the design studio of professional interior designers collaborate with each other to ensure that design promotes a healthy, sustainable life, which functions effectively for their clientele. By working together, DCA Design believes that good design should improve the human experience of the built space.
DCA Design’s academically trained designers are attentive to their clients’ needs, and work closely with architects, contractors, and trades people to ensure the successful completion of each project.
Committed to creating beautiful interiors that enhance life through design, the design team looks forward to helping you with your specific needs. To meet our designers, click on the below.
President, Principal Designer ASID, ARIDO, IDC
Dee Chenier is the founding principal designer behind DCA Design Inc. Since 1975, Dee has developed a design firm that has been recognized internationally by her clients, the design community, and the media for creating beautiful and purposeful interiors. Dee’s accomplished career, and her many collaborations with respected architects and designers, resonates throughout her firm’s residential and commercial design portfolio.
Working closely with her design team, Dee imparts each project with a wealth of knowledge, wisdom and experience. Dee’s creative vision is continuously relevant, and is inspired by her passion for art, architecture, classical history, and travel. Fostering growth within her design studio, Beatrix Bránya and Matthew Newton will be the future lead designers of the firm, enabling them to take the company forward.
Dee is a graduate of OCADU, and a former lecturer of interior design at Ryerson University. Giving back to her community, Dee served on the advisory board of Ryerson University, the International Academy, and The Zoological Society of Metropolitan Toronto. Dee is a member of the American Society of Interior Designers (ASID), Association of Registered Interior Designers of Ontario (ARIDO), Interior Designers of Canada (IDC), and is a registered interior designer.
To arrange a meeting with Dee Chenier, please contact DCA Design.
Since joining DCA Design, Beatrix Bránya has added a European sensibility to the design studio’s philosophy; which ensures that design promotes a functional, healthy, and sustainable way of life. Her European upbringing and exposure to the continent’s diverse cultures and lifestyles have influenced her creative vision, and informed her design approach.
As an integral member of DCA Design, Beatrix oversees the daily function of the design studio collaborative, lending creative and operational guidance to her colleagues when needed. Passionate about her work, Beatrix enjoys reimagining poorly designed space, resolving unexpected challenges, and participating in the design, construction, and finishing process.
Beatrix teaches a design studio at OCADU which brings great benefit to her work at DCA Design by incorporating a more analytical and conceptual approach to each project. Beatrix enjoys following contemporary architecture and product design, as well as the many disciplines of art. All of which keeps her perspective fresh.
To arrange a meeting with Beatrix Branya, please contact DCA Design.
The newest member of the design studio collaborative, Matthew Newton joined DCA Design after completing his bachelor of interior design from Ryerson University. Passionate about interior design and decoration, Matthew supports his colleagues by researching and developing creative design solutions that reflect, support and strengthen the client’s specific needs.
His commitment to finding the best technical solutions, as well as his dedication, enthusiasm, and organizational skills, make him an ideal member of the DCA Design studio. Matthew’s creative vision is inspired by his love of music, art history, and antiquities. Matthew is also a graduate of Laurier University in music composition, and is a concert pianist.
To arrange a meeting with Matthew Newton, please contact DCA Design.
Since 1975, DCA Design has created beautiful and purposeful interiors that consider function, sustainability, and the client’s specific needs. Working with a collaborative design approach to each project, DCA Design offers a complete range of interior design services for residential and commercial projects located in Canada, the United States and abroad.
Concept drawings and schedules
Colour selection and finishes
Wall, floor and ceiling treatments
Furniture selection and accessories
Installation and supervision
Purchasing and budget management
As each project is unique, DCA Design invites you to contact the design studio to discuss your specific needs, and arrange an on-site meeting.
Have a question, or would like to arrange a meeting with one of our design team, simply contact DCA Design. We look forward to speaking with you soon.