Dodds & Shute 

Dodds & Shute is a design-led platform dedicated to sourcing the most sustainable products. The company works with designers and architects to supply furniture and lighting to hospitality, office, restaurant and residential projects, both locally and internationally.

Dodds & Shute's mission is to instigate real change in the design sector. Their supply chain audit gives it a unique way of measuring the industry and we use this to attempt to overhaul the way it considers what is acceptable in terms of manufacturing and specification. As a company are optimistic that the design sector can evolve into a transparent and responsible force of change.


Nick Shute is also one of Dezeen Awards' esteemed judges in 2021 for the three new sustainability categories.


Longboard Products


Founded in 2005, Longboard Products produces top-quality extruded aluminum interior and exterior architectural products. Longboard carries products for siding, soffit, battens, beams, acoustical ceiling systems, privacy screens, and panel boards.

Longboard is the sponsor of Dezeen Awards 2021 interior design studio of the year category.




Founded in 1932, Knauf is one of the UK's leading manufacturers of lightweight building products and systems.

Knauf's systems and products meet all application and construction needs. Innovation, ease of use and integration go together to provide powerful, high performance and simple-to-implement solutions across all building sectors. Knauf opened their Clerkenwell showroom in 2018.

Knauf is the sponsor of Dezeen Awards 2021 civic building of the year category.




Kingspan is a global leader in high-performance insulation and building envelope solutions. With 18 businesses operating in Great Britain and the global Kingspan Group still headquartered in Ireland, it is committed to accelerating a net-zero emissions future with the wellbeing of people and planet at its heart.

Kingspan is the sponsor of Dezeen Awards 2021 rebirth project of the year category.


You can browse all 47 categories here: www.dezeen.com/awards/categories



Established in Denmark in 1968, Kvadrat has deep roots in Scandinavia's world-famous design tradition. A leader in design innovation, Kvadrat produces high-performance, design textiles, rugs, window coverings and acoustic solutions for both commercial and residential interiors.

Kvadrat is the sponsor of Dezeen Awards 2021 business building of the year category.


Tom Dixon

Tom Dixon 

Established in 2002, Tom Dixon is a British luxury design brand which is represented in 90 countries and employing 100+ people world-wide. Specialising in furniture, lighting and accessories, Tom Dixon has hubs in London, Milan, Hong Kong, London, Los Angeles, New York, Tokyo and Hangzhou.


Tom Dixon is the furniture sponsor of Dezeen Awards 2021 show.

Norse Projects

Norse Projects 

Norse Projects is a creative studio and brand, working at the intersection of art, design and function. Since 2004, Norse Projects has drawn upon its Scandinavian roots to inform a design language that supports infrastructure for a highly adaptable wardrobe.

Norse Projects is the clothing sponsor of Dezeen Awards 2021 show.



If you'd like more information about Dezeen Awards 2021 sponsorship opportunities, you can find it here: www.dezeen.com/awards/sponsorship