2014 One Show Design Jury

Bruce Duckworth


Turner Duckworth


Bruce is the Duckworth in Turner Duckworth, the brand design agency based in London and San Francisco. He started the company in 1992 with his friend and fellow designer David Turner. Bruce runs the London office and is jointly responsible for Turner Duckworth’s creative output with David Turner. The company employs around sixty people of which forty-five are designers. Both studios work collaboratively on all projects and the company has achieved an international reputation for design excellence. Working with some of the most culturally significant brands in the world from Amazon, Coca Cola and Adidas and entrepreneurial brands such as Kettle Chips, Liz Earle Beauty Co. and the band Metallica.

Bruce has won over 250 design awards including D&AD Yellow pencils, DBA Design Effectiveness awards, Design Week awards Best of Show, the inaugural Cannes Design Lions Grand Prix, the first ever design accepted in the Clio Hall of Fame and a Grammy award amongst others. His work and opinions have been published in many design books and magazines all over the world. Bruce is in demand as a speaker for Design and Marketing conferences giving keynote speeches around the world from Seoul to Mumbai to Barcelona. Bruce has always had a keen interest in Design education and often lectures at design universities and has been an external examiner at Falmouth University and Somerset College of Art and Design.

Bruce has judged for most of the international design awards competitions including Foreman of judges at D&AD and President of the Cannes Lions design jury. He has been on the executive committee and management board of D&AD and is a fellow of the Royal Society of Arts.

Bruce graduated from Kingston Polytechnic with an Honours Degree in Graphic Design in 1985. He started his career as a designer at Michael Peters & Ptns then Minale Tattersfield and Lewis Moberly before setting up Turner Duckworth.




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