This week the winners of the Danish Design Awards for 2019 were announced.
There were 14 separate categories including a prize for a "people's choice".
Christian Bason, director of the Danish Design Center, emphasised that the awards "celebrate both the difference that good design can do and makes visible the value Danish design creates at home and in the world."
The categories and winners were:
BETTER LEARNING – Nordic Rebels 2018
BETTER WORK – Sitecover
FEEL GOOD – Flindt Wall
GAME CHANGER – The Orb
HEALTHY LIFE – Rehaler
LIVEABLE CITIES – Xiamen Bicycle Skyway
MESSAGE UNDERSTOOD – Kofoeds Skole
OUTSTANDING SERVICE – My Digital Care Guide
SAVE RESOURCES – Upcycle Studios
ICON AWARD – The Velux Window
NEW JOBS – Lakrids by Bülow
YOUNG TALENT – Maria Viftrup
VISIONARY CONCEPTS – EnergyLab Nordhavn
PEOPLE’S CHOICE – Subreader
Short descriptions and photographs of the award-winning designs and the designs of the other finalists in each category are now on the Danish Design Award site.