Dezeen Awards 2018 judges
  • David Adjaye

    British architect David Adjaye is the founder and principal of Adjaye Associates. More

  • Je Ahn

    South Korean architect Je Ahn is the founding director of Studio Weave. More

  • Carole Baijings

    Carole Baijings is co-founder of Amsterdam-based design studio Scholten & Baijings. More

  • Deborah Berke

    American architect Deborah Berke is founder of New York architecture studio Deborah Berke Partners. More

  • Tatiana Bilbao

    Mexican architect Tatiana Bilbao is founder of eponymous architecture studio. More

  • Lee Broom

    Lee Broom is a British product designer and founder of his eponymous London-based brand. More

  • Stephen Burks

    Stephen Burks is a New York designer and founder of studio Stephen Burks Man Made. More

  • Alessandra Cianchetta

    Alessandra Cianchetta is an architect and founding partner of AWP, an architecture practice based in Paris and London. More

  • Ilse Crawford

    British designer Ilse Crawford is founder of London-based interior design studio StudioIlse. More

  • Nipa Doshi

    Nipa Doshi is co-founder of London design studio Doshi Levien. More

  • Mary Duggan

    Architect Mary Duggan is founder of London architecture and design studio Mary Duggan Architects. More

  • Annica Eklund

    Annica Eklund is co-owner and chief creative officer at Bolon, a Swedish design-led flooring company. More

  • AndrĂ© Fu

    Architect André Fu is founder of Hong Kong design studio AFSO. More

  • Beatrice Galilee

    Beatrice Galilee is a New York-based critic and The Met’s architecture and design curator. More

  • Matt Gibberd

    Matt Gibberd is founding director of design-led estate agency The Modern House. More

  • Dave Hakkens

    Dave Hakkens is a Dutch designer on a quest to battle plastic through design, from reducing e-waste to making informative videos. More

  • Lee Hallman

    British architect Lee Hallman is the head of design at Qatari Diar. More

  • Harriet Harriss

    Harriet Harriss is a qualified architect and leads the research programme in architecture at the Royal College of Art in London. More

  • Mette Hay

    Mette Hay is creative director and co-founder of Danish design brand Hay. More

  • Thomas Heatherwick

    British designer Thomas Heatherwick is founder and design director of Heatherwick Studio. More

  • Rossana Hu

    Architect Rossana Hu is founding partner of Neri&Hu, an interdisciplinary international architectural design and research office. More

  • Dara Huang

    Architect Dara Huang is founder of Design Haus Liberty, a London-based architecture and design practice. More

  • Benjamin Hubert

    Industrial designer Benjamin Hubert is founder of award-winning London design studio Layer.

  • Sam Jacob

    London-based architect Sam Jacob is principal of Sam Jacob Studio. More

  • Simon Jordan

    Simon Jordan is co-founder of architecture and interior design practice Jump Studios and oversaw its merger with Populous in 2015. More

  • Selly Raby Kane

    Selly Raby Kane is a Senegalese fashion designer whose eponymous brand was launched in 2012. More

  • Asif Khan

    Asif Khan is founder of eponymous London-based architecture studio. More

  • David Kohn

    Architect David Kohn is director of London-based practice David Kohn Architects. More

  • Afroditi Krassa

    Afroditi Krassa is creative director of AfroditiKrassa, a hospitality interior design studio based in London. More

  • Amanda Levete

    Amanda Levete is founder and principal of architecture and design studio AL_A. More

  • Shauna Levy

    Shauna Levy is president and CEO of Toronto’s Design Exchange. More

  • Ellen van Loon

    Ellen van Loon is a Dutch architect and partner at Office for Metropolitan Architecture. More

  • India Mahdavi

    India Mahdavi is a French architect and designer who runs a multi-disciplinary studio based in Paris. More

  • Dorte Mandrup

    Dorte Mandrup is a Danish architect and the founder and creative director of Dorte Mandrup A/S. More

  • Roger Mann

    Roger Mann is co-founder and creative director of interior design studio Casson Mann. More

  • Juergen Mayer

    German architect Jürgen Mayer H is the founder of architecture office J Mayer H. More

  • Niall McLaughlin

    Niall McLaughlin is a London-based architect and founder of Niall McLaughlin Architects. More

  • Ambra Medda

    London-based Ambra Medda is the founder of design consultancy Ambra Medda Office. More

  • Britt Moran

    Britt Moran and Emiliano Salci are co-founders of Dimore Studio, a Milan-based architecture and design studio. More

  • Sadie Morgan

    Sadie Morgan is founding director of London-based architecture practice dRMM. More

  • Patrizia Moroso

    Patrizia Moroso is the art director of family-run Italian furniture brand Moroso. More

  • Ravi Naidoo

    Ravi Naidoo is founder of Design Indaba, a design conference held in Cape Town each year.  More

  • Petrus Palmer

    Petrus Palmer is founder and CEO of Stockholm-based design brand Hem. More

  • John Pawson

    British architect John Pawson is founder of John Pawson Architects. More

  • Yana Peel

    Yana Peel is the CEO of London's Serpentine Galleries. More

  • Paul Priestman

    Paul Priestman is the founding director and chairman of industrial design consultancy PriestmanGoode. More

  • Renny Ramakers

    Renny Ramakers is co-founder and creative director of Droog design, a conceptual Dutch design company based in Amsterdam. More

  • Carlo Ratti

    Carlo Ratti

    Italian architect and engineer Carlo Ratti  directs the Senseable City Lab at MIT, and is founding partner of Carlo Ratti Associati. More

  • Michel Rojkind

    Mexican architect Michel Rojkind is founding partner of Rojkind Arquitectos. More

  • Deborah Saunt

    Deborah Saunt is director of London architecture and urbanism practice DSDHA. More

  • Colin Seah

    Singapore-based Colin Seah is Ministry of Design’s founder and director of design. More

  • Claus Sendlinger

    Claus Sendlinger is founder and CEO of Design Hotels, a Berlin-based hospitality services company. More

  • Paloma Strelitz

    Paloma Strelitz is co-founder of Assemble, a multi-disciplinary collective working across design, architecture and art. More

  • Camille Walala

    French designer Camille Walala is founder of a textiles, fashion and interior design studio. More

  • Tracey Wiles

    Sydney-based architect and interior designer Tracey Wiles is a partner at Make. More

  • Rebecca Wood

    Architect and designer Rebecca Wood oversees global store design and visual merchandising for Tom Ford Beauty. More

  • Ma Yansong

    Ma Yansong is founder and principal of Beijing-based architect MAD. More