Welcome to the Design Week Awards 2016
14 June 2016 | Honourable Artillery Company Gardens, London

Design Week Awards 2016

The Design Week Awards are the leading accolade in the design industry.

This year the Design Week Awards returned to its previous venue, the Honourable Artillery Gardens.
The winners were announced at the awards evening on 14 June, as we celebrated the greatest designers working today.

Find out more about the categories and their winners, the judges and how to register interest for the Design Week Awards 2017, below.

The Winners

We received a show-stopping calibre of work this year, all in the running for a Design Week Award across 19 design categories. In addition to these categories, we also awarded a Best of Show Award. This is an award that wasn't available to enter - it was instead chosen from the winners of the main categories (not including Rising Star) by the panel of judges. In their view, this was the best design work entered into the 2016 Design Week Awards.

All of our winners were announced at the Awards ceremony on June 14, and you can view the winner for each category below.

The Judges

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    Afroditi Krassa



  • Alasadair Lennox

    Alasdair Lennox

    Executive Creative Director


  • Alex Swatridge edit

    Alex Swatridge

    Creative Director

    Hat -Trick Studio

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    Andy Giddings

    Design Director

    Here Design

  • Angela Drinkall edit

    Angela Drinkall

    Co- founder

    Drinkall Dean

  • ben-brookbanks11

    Ben Brookbanks

    Creative Director and Co-founder


  • azurdia

    David Azurdia

    Creative Partner

    Magpie Studio

  • Gareth Nettleton

    Garath Nettleton

    VP of Marketing


  • Georgia Fendley

    Georgia Fendley

    Founder and Creative Director Construct, Co-Founder

    Hill and Friends.

  • Jon Marshall

    Jon Marshall

    Design Director

    Map Project Office

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    Kirsty Carter



  • Lucy Painter 11

    Lucy Painter



  • Marc Atkinson

    Marc Atkinson

    Designer and Creative Director


  • MikeMolone33

    Mike Moloney

    Creative Director


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    Mike Reed

    Founder & Creative Director

    Reed Words

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    Nick Finney

    Partner and Creative Director


  • Polly Dickens, Creative Director of Habitat (2) - squar

    Polly Dickens

    Creative Director


  • Riya Patel

    Riya Patel


    Aram Gallery

  • Ross_12

    Ross Philips

    Associate Design Director

    Dalziel & Pow

  • Sarah Pidgeon

    Sarah Pidgeon

    Creative Partner


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    Sebastian Bergne


    Sebastian Bergne

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    Shaun Bowen


    B&B Studio

  • Shaz Madani edit

    Shaz Madani


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    Vera-Maria Glahn

    Managing Director


  • Warren Hutchinson

    Warren Hutchinson



The hall of fame

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  • “Like many creatives I'm rather insecure and praise-driven, so it’s a real pleasure to have my work singled out by a jury of such accomplished practitioners. I suppose it’s confirmation I must be doing something right, and in our topsy turvy world that’s good to know.”

    Roger Horberry
    Copywriter, author and trainer

  • “Winning a Design Week Award was absolutely fantastic – it invigorated the whole agency and it was a brilliant achievement to share with our client.”

    Amy Maw
    Marketing Manager, jones knowles ritchie

  • “It’s always hard to quantify the hard benefit of winning awards, but in this case it’s definitely opened doors, started conversations and lead to some interesting opportunities. In other words, exactly what I hoped it would do.”

    Roger Horberry
    Copywriter, author and trainer

  • “We took a big risk on the rebrand work we did on ITV by tackling it all inhouse, with a tight deadline and ambitious deliverables. Despite this the whole team put their heart and soul into it so receiving such a great award was a rich reward for us all and made it all worthwhile.”

    Tony Pipes
    Executive Creative Director, ITV plc

Contact the team

Please get in touch if you would like to discuss opportunities for Design Week Awards 2017.

General Enquiries

Event Manager
Miranda Bridges
+44 (0)20 7970 4810

Entries & Tables

Awards Team Leader
Matthew Bright
+44 (0)20 7943 8132

Sponsorship Enquiries

Commercial Manager
Emma Underhill
+44 (0)20 7970 4523

Postal address

F.A.O. Miranda Bridges
Design Week Awards 2016
Wells Point, 79 Wells Street
London, W1T 3QN

The Artillery Garden at HAC London

The Hac, City Road, London, EC1Y 2BQ,


For Tables please call - +44 (0)20 7943 8132