Design Week Awards 2015 – the shortlist

The full shortlist for this year’s Design Week Awards has been announced. The winners will be named at this year’s awards ceremony on 25 November.

Following judging earlier this month, we’re very pleased to present the full shortlist for the 2015 Design Week Awards. Congratulations to everyone who has made the shortlist.

The winners will be announced at the Design Week Awards ceremony, which will be held on 25 November at The Roundhouse in London. For more details and to book your place at the ceremony, visit

Alongside this year’s Design Week Awards we are also introducing the new Hall of Fame, which will run alongside the awards each year and recognise individuals within design who have made a significant contribution to the industry.

We’re asking our readers to suggest nominations for the Hall of Fame. You can make your submissions at

Read on for the full 2015 Design Week Awards shortlist:

Identity Design

DW1.0015.01-Zhuck Brand Identity

Zhuck identity, by NB Studio

DW1.0016.01-Almeida Theatre Brand Identity

Almeida identity, by NB Studio

DW1.0032.02-Airbnb Rebrand

Airbnb identity, by DesignStudio


Sea Containers, Rumpus Room and Dandelyan Bar identities (pictured), by Magpie Studio

DW1.0042.01-Uk Mexico Year of Culture

UK/Mexico Year of Culture identity, by Alphabetical

DW1.0138.01-Mr Cooper

Mr Cooper identity, by Johnson Banks

DW1.0151.03-Bacardi Logo

Bacardi identity, by Here Design

DW1.0166.02-Tusk Conservation Awards

Tusk Conservation Awards identity, by The Partners

DW1.0186.01-One Feeds Two Brand Identity

One Feeds Two identity, by The Clearing

Print Communications


Dandelyan Bar, by Magpie Studio


Ella’s Home, by Williams Murray Hamm


Sea Containers, by Magpie Studio


Formation, by Fitch

DW3.0065.02-Sins Serif

Sins Serif, by Purpose

Packaging Design

DW6.0046.02-Tanqueray NoTEN

Tanqueray No. TEN, by Design Bridge

TD Awards Templates_A2 A3 Landscape

Harvest Chewee, by Turner Duckworth

DW6.0096.01-Nongfu Spring mineral water

Nongfu Spring Mineral Water, by Horse

DW6.0109.01-The Duppy Share

The Duppy Share, by B&B Studio

DW6.0130.01-The Geometry of Pasta

The Geometry of Pasta, by Here Design


Retail Interiors

DW5.0004.03-Hunter Flagship Store

Hunter Flagship Store, by Checkland Kindleysides


Pret Evenings, by YourStudio

DW5.0017-MAD Cooperativet-page-006 2

MAD Cooperativet, by CADA Design


Reiss, Eaton Centre, Toronto, by d_raw

DW5.0031.02-The Fat Duck Melbourne

The Fat Duck, Melbourne, by SeymourPowell

Image by Ed Reeve
Image by Ed Reeve

Hardy Amies, by Universal Design Studio

Interactive Design

01 Laptop - Homepage 04 RGB

Pelican Books Website, by Fiasco Design

DW16.0022.01-Responsive website design and apps

The Guardian Responsive Website Design and Apps

DW16.0034.01-Google World Cup

Google World Cup, by R/GA

DW16.0038.05-SAM Labs UI

SAM Labs UI, by Map Project Office

DW16.0042.04-Ballantines Instazine

Ballantine’s Instazine, by Havas Work Club


Tipple, by Huddle Creative


Consumer Product Design


Adlens Focuss, by Adlens

DW10.0010.03-Closer by Diego Grandi for Zucchetti Kos

Closer, by Diego Grandi for Zucchetti Kos

DW10.0015.03-Jan Lewis Professional Pan Plus Wave

John Lewis Professional Pan Plus “Wave”, by SeymourPowell

DW10.0018.01-Nest Learning Thermostat for the UK

Nest Learning Thermostat, by Nest Labs


MacBook, by Apple

Industrial Product Design

DW9.0006.03-Bee Brick

Bee Brick, by Green & Blue

DW9.0011.03-CocaCola Freestyle 7000

Coca-Cola Freestyle 700

DW9.0016.03-Vantage XL

Vantage XL for Thompson Aero Seating, by Factorydesign

DW9.0023.02-London Fire Brigade Searched Tags

London Fire Brigade Searched Tags

DW9.0027.01-EVOS Ci cylinder valve

EVOS CI Cylinder Valve, by Hill + Knowlton Strategies

Furniture Design

DW11.0003.03-Mariposa Sofa

Mariposa Sofa, by Barber & Osgerby for Vitra


Cathedra and Crucifix, by Draisci Studio

DW11.0019.01-pi stool

Pi Stool, by

DW11.0020.02-Mad Men Bench

Mad Men Bench, by Pentagram


Exhibition Design

DW12.0001.03-Temple of Agape

Temple of Agape, by Studio Myerscough

NMM Nationaal Militair Museum Soesterberg

National Military Museum, Soesterberg, The Netherlands, by kossmann.dejong

DW12.0008.01-Double Space

Double Space for BMW, by Barber & Osgerby

DW12.0020.01-Magna Carta_ Spirit of Justice_ Power of Words

Magna Carta: Spirit of Justice, Power of Words at Salisbury Cathedral, by Haley Sharpe Design


Century: 100 Years of Type in Design, by Monotype

DW12.0034.03-First World War Galleries

Imperial War Museum First World War Galleries, by Casson Mann



Wayfinding and Environmental Graphics


WalkNYC, by City ID

DW13.0009.01-The Whitworth signage project

The Whitworth Signage, by Ben Kelly Design

DW13.0010.01-Wellcome Trails _Bigger_ Bolder_ Braver_

Wellcome Trails (Bigger, Bolder, Braver), by True North

DW13.0014.01-Oxford Brookes University_ John Henry Brookes Buil

Oxford Brookes University: John Henry Brookes Building Signage, by Holmes Wood

DW13.0019.02-Tate Liverpool External Signage

Tate Liverpool Signage, by Cartlidge Levene


Wayfindr, by ustwo

Self-Promotional Projects

DW14.0006.01-Music Tote Bag

Music Tote Bag, by Music

DW14.0014.02-JUMP IN_

Jump In!, by Pearlfisher

DW14.0027.01-Christmas Gift Tin

Christmas Gift Tin, by The Formation Creative Consultants

DW14.0028.02-The 100100 Beer Project

The 100/100 Beer Project, by SB Studio

Editorial Design

DW15.0003-In Loving Memory of Work

In Loving Memory of Work, by Craig Oldham

DW15.0004.01-Pavilion catalogue 2014

Serpentine Pavilion Catalogue 2014, by Rose

DW15.0031.01-Plenty More

Plenty More, by Here Design

DW15.0036.02-50 Things to do before the end of Year 7

50 Things to do Before the End of Year 7, by Jon Bland

DW15.0042.02-The Gentlewoman Spring and Summer 2015-page-001

The Gentlewoman Spring and Summer 2015

Digital Installations


Emergence for Cavier House and Prunier, by Cinimod Studio

DW17.0005.04-Anatomical Theatre

Anatomical Theatre for Museum Boerhaave, by Tinker Imagineers

DW17.0006.06-Storytelling through playful interactions

Storytelling Through Playful Interactions, by Dalziel & Pow


Type Reinvented, by Monotype

TV, Film & Video Graphics


Boomerang, by Art & Graft


ICC Cricket World Cup 2015, by Star India

Screen Shot 2015-09-17 at 11.12.09

D&AD Awards 2014 Title Sequence, by The Mill

DW18.0022.03-All 4

All 4 for Channel 4, by We Are Seventeen


RTL Nieuws, by Mark Porter Associates and Smorgasbord Studio

Brand Campaigns

DW2.0010.02-MLF 14

Manchester Literature Festival 2014, by Mark

DW2.0014.01-Unicef Uk repositioning

Unicef UK, by Johnson Banks

DW2.0034.04-Korobka Rebels

Language of Football and Korobka Rebels for Nike, by AKQA

DW2.0035.01-Bigger_ Bolder_ Braver

The Wellcome Collection – Bigger, Bolder, Braver, by True North


Happy Healthy Mealtimes for British Heart Foundation, by Magpie Studio

Poster Design


All Our Blood, by Pentagram

DW4.0028-Vignelli Tribute Poster

Vignelli Tribute Poster, by Mark

1 Starck Eyes_Ad

Starck Eyes, by GBH

DW4.0049-AND Festival 2015

Abandon Normal Devices Festival 2015, by Mark


Lifepaint for Volvo, by Grey London

Hospitality & Workplace Interiors

DW7.0015.05-Dishoom KX Godown

Dishoom KX Godown

Photography by Jim Stephenson
Photography by Jim Stephenson

The American Express VIP Bar and Restaurant at The O2, by Platform Group

DW7.0027.04-Yacht Club de Monaco_ Club Lounge

Yacht Club de Monaco: Club Lounge, by Foster + Partners


Beast, by DesignLSM

DW7.0030.06-Stephen St Kitchen

Stephen St Kitchen, by Softroom

DW7.0042.05-Fold 7

Fold7, by Paul Crofts Studio

Writing for Design

DW8.0006-54B Moving Card

54B Moving Card for Baxter & Bailey, by Reed Words

DW8.0012.01-Fortnum Mason Matchbox Novelties

Fortnum & Mason Matchbox Novelties, by Design Bridge

DW8.0014.01-Fortnum Mason Handmade Collection

Fortnum & Mason Handmade Collection, by Design Bridge


Happy Healthy Mealtimes for British Heart Foundation, by Magpie Studio


The Original’s Sandal for Dr Scholl’s, by Kiku Obata & Company

Rising Star

Jack Beveridge

Torsten Sherwood

Sarah Weigold

Ed Harrison

Thomas Campion

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  • Malcolm Gilbertson September 18, 2015 at 10:08 am

    Quality post, thank you!

  • Victor Ribeiro September 18, 2015 at 11:56 pm

    Thanks for the post, I loved every single project!

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