All of the submissions have been asessed by using the criteria: impact, distinctive character, expressiveness and production method, together with extra category-specific criteria. Curious who are still in the running to win a Dutch Design Award in October? Find out now!

Nominees DDA20

Led by the committee chairs – Angelique Spaninks (Design Research), Bert Hagendoorn (Service & Systems), JaapJan Berg (Habitat), Joost Alferink (Product), Liesbeth in ’t Hout (Fashion), Pieter Aarts (Best Commissioning), Sonja Haller (Communication) and Saskia van Stein (Young Designer) – the 34 design experts chose the three nominees per category from all submitted and scouted projects.

The Interceptor | The Ocean Cleanup X Fabrique
Auping Evolve | Koninklijke Auping
The Object Is Absent | Curatoren Alexandre Humbert, Lucas Maassen, Tom Loois, Angelique Spaninks

Forum Groningen | NL Architects X deMunnik-deJong-Steinhauser Architectencollectief E.A.
Paper Gardens | Studio Ossidiana
De Molenwiek | Korthtielens

Enter Enter – A Space For Books | Enter Enter
Radical Cut Up | Bart De Baets
Demo – Design In Motion Festival | Studio Dumbar

Collection 005 Complete Metamorphosis PT.2 | Ninamounah
Litter | Schueller De Waal / Sdw Studio
A Research Into The Values And Meanings Of Fur | Passama/Langendijk

Design Research
Insectology: Food For Buzz | Matilde Boelhouwer
Redesigning Psychiatry | Reframing Studio
Retreat | Xandra Van Der Eijk

Service & Systems
Monnie | Afdeling Buitengewone Zaken X Garage2020
Repeat After Me | Moniker
Pollutive Ends | Thijs Biersteker

Best Commissioning
Forum Groningen | Gemeente Groningen X NL Architects E.A.
Triodos Bank – De Reehorst | Triodos Bank X Rau Architecten X Arcadis X Ex Interiors
Water As Leverage | Rijksoverheid

Young Designer
Katinka Versendaal
Iris Van Wees
Simon Dogger

Curious about the committee statements? You can find those here.

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