The second edition of Dezeen Awards is now open for entries, following the successful launch last year.
The inaugural edition of Dezeen Awards attracted over 3,600 entries from all over the world with projects from 91 different countries. UK, US, China, Australia, the Netherlands, Japan, Spain, Denmark, Sweden and Canada were among some of the most successful countries, with multiple shortlisted and winning projects.
Dezeen Awards identifies the world’s best architecture, interiors and design, as well as the studios and the individual architects and designers producing the most outstanding work. Organised by Dezeen, the world’s most popular and influential architecture and design website, Dezeen Awards is the benchmark for international design excellence and the ultimate accolade for architects and designers everywhere.
Dezeen Awards in 2019
In 2019 Dezeen Awards is expanding its international influence with new categories, an esteemed judging panel and a democratic entry process. What makes Dezeen Awards different from other awards programmes:
low entry fees – making Dezeen Awards accessible to small
the judges – comprising of 75 industry-leading figures
judging criteria – with the focus on beauty, innovation but also
on the efforts they make to improve the world.
judging process – rigorous and impartial, providing a democratic
platform for design, architecture and interiors practitioners across the globe
There are 30 project categories that can be entered in total: 10 each in the sectors of architecture, interiors and design. These include urban house, cultural building, small building, restaurant and bar interior, retail interior, furniture design and wearable design among others. There are also 16 new categories this year including sustainable design, graphic design and installation design.
will also be six studio categories again, which will name the most outstanding
established and emerging design talents. All of the categories can be viewed here.