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Dezeen reveals shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2019

United Kingdom Architecture News - Sep 11, 2019 - 04:05   2787 views

Dezeen reveals shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2019

Dezeen has announced shortlist for its Dezeen Awards 2019, the award program now in its second edition and identifies the world's most outstanding new architecture, interiors, design and studios under 4 main categories, with 40 sub-categories. All the shortlisted projects can be viewed from Dezeen Awards page

Dezeen plans to announce winners in the week of 14th of October as online. The overall category winners, including winner for architecture, winner for interiors and winner for design, will be announced on October 30 during the Dezeen Awards party. 

Dezeen will also arrange its first-ever Dezeen Day, an architecture, interior and design conference, on October 30 and the conference will explore critical topics, including the circular economy, education, future cities and the use of plastic with top international speakers. Dezeen Day will take place at BFI Southbank in central London. You can still buy your tickets for the Dezeen Day and save 20 per cent.

The Architecture shortlist includes a cultural centre that doubles as public seating in Iran, a house in England made from recycled cork, and a thatched restaurant overlooking Peru's Sacred Valley, while Interior shortlist includes 53 interiors projects showcasing a gothic-inspired cafe, a compact black house designed to stand out like a minimalist sculpture and Europe's first underwater restaurant.

Design shortlist, showcasing 52 design projects and products, includes a self-cleaning water bottle, a pendant light made with used coffee grounds, and the world's first silent wireless breast for Dezeen Awards 2019, while Studios shortlist includes Studio Gang, Barber & Osgerby, Note Design Studio and emerging talents Child Studio and Mamou-Mani for Dezeen Awards. 

World Architecture Community is official media partner for this year's Dezeen Awards and will be bringing the hot topics, results and other news related to the program to its readers. 

Dezeen reveals shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2019

North Melbourne Terrace by Matt Gibson Architecture + Design is competing in Residential rebirth project/Architecture. Image courtesy of Matt Gibson Architecture + Design

Running its 2nd edition, Dezeen Awards has already established itself as the most popular and desirable awards programme in the design world, with over 4,500 entries from more than 80 countries in 2019 – a 25 percent increase in the number of entries received, compared to the inaugural year.

Top 10 countries submitted to Dezeen Awards: USA, UK, China, Australia, Italy, Japan, Germany, Canada, Hong Kong, Netherlands. "Rural house, small building, restaurant and bar interior, retail interior, installation design and furniture design were among the most popular categories," stated Dezeen.

Dezeen Awards 2019 jury, comprised of an outstanding panel of international architects, designers and academics, will select the Dezeen Awards shortlist announced in August. The esteemed panel includes Virgil Abloh, Marc Newson, Tom Dixon, Frida Escobedo, Kelly Hoppen, Lyndon Neri, Philippe Starck, Cristina Celestino and Patricia Urquiola.

Scroll down to see the full Dezeen Awards 2019 shortlist below:


Dezeen reveals shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2019

Ayla Golf Academy and Clubhouse by Oppenheim Architecture. Image © Rory Gardiner

Architecture category includes 10 sub-categories: Urban House, Rural House, Housing Project, Residential Rebirth, Civic Building, Cultural Building, Business Building, Hospitality Building, Rebirth Project, Small Building.

Urban House

House in Akashi by Arbol

Tiny Tower by ISA

T Noie by Katsutoshi Sasaki + Associates

Ha House by Vo Trong Nghia Architects

Stepping Park House by Vo Trong Nghia Architects

Rural House

Sonoma weeHouse by Alchemy Architects

Kawakawa House by Herbst Architects

Casa Campinarana by Laurent Troost

Springhill House by Lovell Burton

Smith Residence by MacKay-Lyons Sweetapple Architects

Cork House by Matthew Barnett Howland, Dido Milne and Oliver Wilton

Housing Project

Treehouse by Bo-Daa

MLK1101 Supportive Housing by Lorcan O’Herlihy Architects (LOHA)

The New Brick Tectonic by Muñoz Miranda Architects

Entre Pinos by Taller Hector Barroso

LC 710 by Taller Hector Barroso

Residential Rebirth

Rassvet Loft Studio by DNK Architecture Group

Casa Morgana by J Mayer H

North Melbourne Terrace by Matt Gibson Architecture + Design

House on the Great Wall by MDDM Studio

Exoskeleton House by Takt Studio

G-Lab by TC Plus

Civic Building

The Cloud Town Convention and Exhibition Centre by Approach Design

Regional market in Dandaji by Atelier Masomi

Red Cross Volunteer House by COBE

Alfa Omega School by RAW Architecture

Oasis Terraces by Serie Architects and Multiply Architects

Viettel Academy by Vo Trong Nghia Architects

Dezeen reveals shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2019

Evans Tree House by Modus Studio, Arkansas, USA. Image © Timothy

Cultural Building

Helsinki Central Library Oodi by ALA Architects

V&A Dundee by Kengo Kuma

Evans Tree House by Modus Studio

UCCA Dune Art Museum by Open Architecture

Rong Cultural Centre by ZAV Architects

Business Building

The Glass Fortress by Archismith

The Royal College of Pathologists by Bennetts Associates

Forsyning Helsingør Operations Centre by Christensen & Co

Vanke Design Community plot A4 + B2 by FCHA

Star Engineers Factory and Administrative Building by Studio VDGA

Hospitality Building

XY Yunlu Hotel by Atelier Liu Yuyang

Wild Coast Tented Lodge by Nomadic Resorts

Ayla Golf Academy and Clubhouse by Oppenheim Architecture

Under – Europe’s first underwater restaurant by Snøhetta

Manshausen 2.0 by Stinessen Arkitektur

Dezeen reveals shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2019

Mil Centro by Estudio Rafael Freyre, Peru. Image © Gustavo Vivanco

Rebirth Project

Pedestrian and cycle footbridge under the Adolphe Bridge by CBA Architects

LocHal library by Civic Architects

The Forest BIG by Divooe Zein Architects

Mil Centro by Estudio Rafael Freyre

Coal Drops Yard by Heatherwick Studio

Small Building

Naidi Community Hall by Caukin Studio

Luum Temple by Co-Lab Design Office

Galaxia by Mamou-Mani Architects

Adventurous Global School by Orient Occident Atelier

A Room for Archaeologists and Kids in Pachacámac by Studio Tom Emerson and Taller 5, PUCP


Dezeen reveals shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2019

Oculi House by O'Neill Rose Architects. Image © Michael Moran 

Interiors category includes 10 sub-categories: House Interior, Apartment Interior, Restaurant and bar interior, Hotel and short stay interior, Large workspace interior, Small workspace interior, Retail interior, Leisure and wellness interior, Civic and cultural interior, Small interior.

House Interior

The Ahm House by Coppin Dockray

Tiny Holiday Home by i29 interior architects

Living Lab by J.C. Architecture

Oculi House by O'Neill Rose Architects

Beacs by Studio AC

Apartment Interior

Casa Burés by Estudio vilablanch - TDB Arquitectura

The Biscuit Factory by SUPRBLK

Sunny Apartment by Very Studio

Michigan Loft by Vladimir Radutny Architects

Vallirana 47 by Vora

Restaurant and bar interior

Humble Pizza Cafe by Child Studio

Radhaus by envelope A+D

Dandelion Chocolate Kyoto by Fumihiko Sano Studio

Cardboard Bombay by Nudes

Bar Lotus by Office AIO

Under - Europe's First Underwater Restaurant by Snøhetta

Dezeen reveals shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2019

Radar Station by Johnson Naylor, UK. Image © Billy Bolton 

Hotel and short stay interior

Jungle Keva by Jaque Studio

℃ (Do-C) Gotanda by Jo Nagasaka/Schemata Architects 

Radar Station by Johnson Naylor

SWEETS hotel by Space&Matter

Dream and Maze by Studio 10

Large workspace interior

VanBerlo Headquarters by Atelier van Berlo

Gusto by Gensler

Slack by Studio O+A

Slack Tokyo Office by Suppose Design Studio

Expensify Portland Office by ZGF Architects

Dezeen reveals shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2019

Ya Vsesvit by Victoriya Yakusha, Ukraine. Image © Mikey Estrada

Small workspace interior

Piazza Dell'Ufficio by Branch Studio Architects

200 Gray's Inn Road by Conran and Partners

Scandinavian Spaceship by Kvistad

Mantab Workplace by S/LAB10

Ya Vsesvit by Victoriya Yakusha

Retail interior

Harmay Hong Kong by AIM Architecture

United Cycling LAB & Store by Johannes Torpe Studios

Le Cube by Mana and Scalaplus

Aesop Sounds Hannam Signature Store by Mlkk Studio

Aesop Daan Signature Store by Mlkk Studio

Aesop Bondi Signature Store by Mlkk Studio

Leisure and wellness interior

The Retreat at Blue Lagoon Iceland by Basalt Architects and Design Group Italia

The Solar Egg by Bigert & Bergström

Euphoria Spa in the Euphoria Retreat by decaARCHITECTURE

Aeichi Korean Medical Clinic by Seog Be Seog

Warehouse Gym Spings by VSHD Design

Civic and cultural interior

Paper Roof/Paper Curve by B+P Architects

The Old Library at the National Museum by Emma Olbers Design

Blossom School by Karv One Design

SolBe Learning Centre by Supernormal

Kath by Van Staeyen Intérieur Architecten

Small interior

17.6-square-metre flat by A Little Design

U-shape room by Atelier Tao+C

Dormore by Con Form Architects

The Children's Library at Concourse House by Michael K Chen Architecture

Pass on Plastic by Shed


Dezeen reveals shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2019

LARQ bottle by Larq. Image courtesy of Larq

Design category includes 10 sub-categories: Furniture design, Seating design, Lighting design, Homeware design, Workplace design, Wearable design, Product design, Sustainable design, Graphic design, Installation design.

Furniture design

Brea by Barber & Osgerby

Petra by Diego Vencato and Marco Merendi

De-dimension by Jongha Choi Studio

Tense by Panter & Tourron

Maissi bench by Studio Kaksikko for Skagerak Denmark

Seating design

Tibbo Armchair by Barber & Osgerby for Dedon

Fronda Chair and Stool by Industrial Facility

Rely protective public seating by Joe Doucet

N.200 by Michael Anastassiades for Gebrüder Thonet Vienna

T01 Cross Chair by PearsonLloyd

T02 Soft Chair by Thomas Bentzen for Takt

Lighting design

Magma by EWE Studio and Nouvel Studio

Ngalya/Together by Koskela

Filamento Verticale by Mayice Studio

Franchise Freedom by Studio Drift

Coffire pendant light by Zhekai Zhang

Dezeen reveals shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2019

Noori by Noori. Image courtesy of Noori

Homeware design

SuperBee Wax Wraps by BeeConscious

Noori by Noori

Backstitch by Raw Edges

Maho Nabé by Tiger Corporation

CK01 by Veark

Workplace design

Soft Work by Barber & Osgerby

Atelier by Gensler

Plenum by Jaime Hayon for Fritz Hansen

Robotic Needle Felting by Taubman College of Architecture + Urban Planning

AT, 187 range by Wilkhahn

Wearable design

Wool Runners by Allbirds

Mot shoes by DCSG

Elvie breast pump by Elvie

The Plant Shoe by Native Shoes

Bluebell smart monitor by Tangerine for Bluebell

Product design

Rotofarm by Bace

LARQ bottle by Larq

Omni breeze block by Tom Fereday Design

Electrified S2 and X2 by VanMoof

Bike+ Titanium by Vello

Dezeen reveals shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2019

Aguahoja I by Mediated Matter Group. Image © MIT Media Lab

Sustainable design

Futurecraft Loop by Adidas

HyO-Cup by Crème

Aas Pass by Jaipur Rugs

Aguahoja I by Mediated Matter Group

Biogarmentry by Roya Aghighi

Anima - Memorial Service by Studio Kosuke Araki

Graphic design

ArtCenter Viewbook by Brad Bartlett Design

Re:publica by Fertig Design

Snåsa natural mineral water by Olssøn Barbieri

Hafnia-Hallen by Re-public

Dimple by Universal Favourite

Installation design

Welcome and illusion of life by ArchiWorkshop

Halo by Kimchi and Chips

Zero Waste Bistro by Linda Bergroth

Mud Shell by Mudd Architects

17,000 by Skaparkollektivet Forma

Brawn and Bread by Studio Micat


Dezeen reveals shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2019

Mecanoo's National Kaohsiung Center for the Arts in Taiwan. Image © Iwan Baan

Studios category includes 10 sub-categories: Architect of the year, Emerging architect of the year, Interior designer of the year, Emerging interior designer of the year, Designer of the year, Emerging designer of the year.

Architect of the year


ODA New York

Studio Gang

Studio mk27

Vo Trong Nghia Architects

Emerging architect of the year

Edition Office

Estudio MMX

Karamuk Kuo

Leong Leong


MGA | Michael Green Architecture

Interior designer of the year

Inside Outside|Petra Blaisse

Matt Gibson Architecture + Design

Note Design Studio

Rafael de Cárdenas / Architecture at Large

Sevil Peach

TC Plus

Dezeen reveals shortlist for Dezeen Awards 2019

Child Studio, London, UK. Image © Alexey Kostikov, Chieh Huang

Emerging interior designer of the year

Child Studio



Plantea Estudio

Soho House Design

Studio David Thulstrup

Designer of the year

Barber & Osgerby

Form us with love

Joe Doucet

Studio Drift


Emerging designer of the year

Antrei Hartikainen


Studio Simone Post

Takt Project

Xandra van der Eijk

Top image: Stepping Park House by Vo Trong Nghia Architects. Image © Oki Hiroyuki 

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