2021

Suhair Khan

Dezeen Awards 2021 judge Suhair Khan

London-based Suhair Khan currently works on strategic projects at Google.

Over the past ten years, Khan has been a lead at Google Arts & Culture and various other groundbreaking early-stage Google initiatives. Her most recent focus has been on sustainability in the fashion industry. Her work in technology has been at the nexus of creativity, culture and design.

Last year, Khan founded Open/Ended Design, a new online platform for activism in global design. She is also a visiting lecturer at the Architectural Association in London and the Masters in Architecture program at Central Saint Martins.

Khan is on the International Jury for the 2021 London Design Biennale, led by Es Devlin and Sir John Sorrell, and in 2020, she was on the Environment advisory committee for the Biennale's Design in an Age of Crisis.

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