Industry experts have nominated
innovative and engaging designs from around the world across seven categories:
Architecture, Fashion, Furniture, Graphics, Interactive, Product and Transport

Stephen
Bayley will chair the 2011 jury and will be
joined by art and design curator Janice
Blackburn OBE, graphic designer Mark
Farrow, novelist Will Self,
Pro Vice-Chancellor of Kingston University Penny Sparke and Simon
Waterfall co-founder of digital agency Poke. Moggeridge, Director of the Cooper-Hewitt National Design Museum,
New York will also join this year’s jury.

The nominations will be on show
at the Brit Insurance Designs of the Year Exhibition at the Design Museum from
16 February – 7 August 2011.

From
today and for seven days I will announce the nominees of each one of the seven
categories starting with Architecture.

ARCHITECTURE

11 LINCOLN
ROAD, MIAMI BEACH, USA

ROBERT WENNETT // HERZOG & DE MEURON

A FOREST
FOR A MOON DAZZLER, GUANACASTE, COSTA RICA

BENJAMIN GARCIA SAXE

BALANCING
BARN, SUFFOLK, UK

MVRDV // Co-architect: MOLE ARCHITECTS // Client:
LIVING ARCHITECTURE

BURJ
KHALIF, DUBAI, UNITED ARAB EMIRATES

SKIDMORE, OWINGS & MERRILL LLP (SOM) // Client:
EMAAR

CONCRETE CANVAS SHELTERS, UK

CONCRETE CANVAS (Peter Brewin, William Crawford and
Phillip Greer)

LADAKH
COMMONWEALTH PEACE PAVILION AND CLASSROOM, TIBET

SERGIO PALLERONI // BASIC INITIATIVE

MEDIA-TIC
BUILDING, BARCELONA

ENRIC RUIZ-GELI // CLOUD 9

NOTTINGHAM
CONTEMPORARY, UK

CARUSO ST JOHN ARCHITECTS // Client: NOTTINGHAM CITY
COUNCIL

OPEN-AIR-LIBRARY
MAGDEBURG, GERMANY

KARO ARCHITEKTEN // ARCHITEKTUR+NETZWERK //Client:
LANDESHAUPSTADT MAGDEBURG

STONEBRIDGE
HILLSIDE HUB, GREATER LONDON

EDWARD CULLINAN ARCHITECTS // Client: HYDE HOUSING
ASSOCIATION/HILLSIDE ACTION TRUST

TAPE
INSTALLATIONS, AUSTRIA // CROATIA

NUMEN / FOR USE

UK
PAVILION, SHANGHAI EXPO 2010, CHINA

THOMAS HEATHERWICK STUDIO

UNIVERSITY
OF OXFORD: DEPARTMENT OF EARTH SCIENCES, UK

WILKINSON EYRE ARCHITECTS // Client: UNIVERSITY OF
OXFORD

VITRAHAUS
– WEIL AM RHINE, GERMANY

HERZOG & DE MEURON // Client: VITRA VERWALTUNGS
GMBH

VOID
HOUSE, BELGIUM

GON ZIFRONI in collaboration with POM-ARCHI

FASHION

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