The shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2020 design categories has been unveiled, with 62 projects selected across 12 categories.
All shortlisted design projects are listed below, each with a link to a dedicated page on the Dezeen Awards website where you can find an image and more information about each project.
All shortlists announced this week
The architecture shortlist was announced on Monday, the interiors shortlist was revealed yesterday, while the studio shortlist will be published tomorrow, so keep your eyes peeled!
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Dezeen Awards is introducing a public vote for the very first time. From next week onwards, you can vote for your favourite project or studio to win the public vote award. Look out for more information early next week.
Shortlisted interiors projects were selected by a stellar lineup of industry professionals including Daan Roosegaarde, Natsai Audrey Chieza, Alexandra Daisy Ginsberg and Konstantin Grcic.
A further round of judging by our master jury will determine the category winners, which will be announced in late October.
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Below is the full interiors shortlist:
› Exquisite Corpse by Adam & Arthur
› Max Table by Max Lamb for Hem
› 3D Knitted Furniture by Studio Skrabanja
› Zalue / Bamboo basket stool by Vegahouse
› Essential by Viewport Studio
Browse all projects on the furniture design shortlist page.
› On & On Collection by Barber & Osgerby
› Bold Stool by Ming Design Studio
› CoronaCrisisKruk by Object Studio
› Triplex Stool by Studio RYTE
› Soft Lounge Chair designed by Thomas Bentzen for TAKT
Browse all projects on the seating design shortlist page.
› XYZ Collection by Bybeau Studio
› Light Cognitive by Light Cognitive Oy
› Clova Lamp by Naver
› Poise by R/D Robert Dabi
› Illan pendant lamp by Zsuzsanna Horvath / Strips & Stripes
Browse all projects on the lighting design shortlist page.
Architectural lighting design
› Illuminated River by Lifschutz Davidson Sandilands
› Under by Light Bureau
› Back to nature – retail space by Light Cognitive Oy
› Nihombashi Mitsukoshi by Lighting Planners Associates
› The Okura Tokyo by Lighting Planners Associates
› The Rothschild Collection, Goldkammer by Pfarré Lighting Design
Browse all projects on the architectural lighting design shortlist page.
› Chaos Rug by EMKO
› Plycelain by Yuting Chang
› Deepak by Kasturi Balotia for Jaipur Rugs
› KLIKK by Koziol
› Lines designed by Philippe Malouin for CC-Tapis
› Bue Brush Series by Poppy Lawman Studio
Browse all projects on the homeware design shortlist page.
› Soundsticks by Andrea Ruggiero Design
› Gulnura Table by Foolscap Studio
› ALMA by March Gut Industrial Design
› Active Classroom by Studio Lancelot
› Woven Image Three Dimensional Embossed Wall Panels by Woven Image
Browse all projects on the workplace design shortlist page.
› Dots by Dots
› RIKR Range by Groundtruth Global
› Algorithmic Lace by Lisa Marks
› Urbanella by Studio Mesh
› Neuralink N1 Brain Wearable by Woke Studio
Browse all projects on the wearable design design shortlist page.
› Moxie by Embodied
› CATCH: The HIV Detector by Hans Ramzan
› Rolf plant-based printed eyewear by Rolf Spectacles
› Nestbox by Studio 519
› Walking Wheelchair by Suzanne Brewer Architects
Browse all projects on the product design shortlist page.
› The Department of Seaweed Installation and Workshops by Aalto University School of Arts, Design and Architecture
› Bio Iridescent Sequin by EB-CD futures
› Blink by Richard Hutten Studio
› Spruce by Spruce
› 1N9 Modern Cleaner by Elissa Brunato
Browse all projects on the sustainable design shortlist page.
› UNbuffer by Alexandros Kosmidis Graphic Design
› Atkinson Hyperlegible Typeface for People with Low Vision by Applied Design Works
› Climate change stamps by Berry Creative
› Mountain tea Song by Linshaobin Design
› CF18 Chocolatier by Olssøn Barbieri
Browse all projects on the graphic design shortlist page.
› Urbania by IPR Praha
› The Gun Violence Memorial Project by MASS Design Group
› Architecture of exhibition – Weird Sensation Feels Good by Riga Architecture Institute
› Game On by Smart and Green Design
› The Porcelain Room by Tom Postma Design
Browse all projects on the exhibition design shortlist page.
› The Sandwaves by Studio Precht and Mamou-Mani
› Machine Hallucination by Refik Anadol Studio
› Pollution Ranger and Smog Shade by Side
› RAW Rainbow by Studio Curiosity
› Non-Pavilion by Studio MiCat, There Project and Proud Studio
Browse all projects on the installation design shortlist page.