A night at the museum: not another sequel to the famous film for kids, but the thirteenth edition of an initiative inviting the public to discover national museums and places of culture, which will stay open until late at night with discounted admission fees. What better occasion to take a look at museum projects presented in Floornature.
The deFlat Kleiburg housing complex in Amsterdam, a renovation project by NL Architects and XVW architectuur, is the winner of the Mies Van der Rohe Award 2017, the European Union award for contemporary architecture.
Architects Odile Decq, David Adjaye, Tatiana Bilbao, Carlo Ratti and Koray Duman have received the Architizer A+Awards special prize at a gala ceremony in New York on 11th May. The DJI Drone was also named product of the year.
The winner of the EU MIES AWARD 2017 and the winner of the Special Mention for an Emerging Architect will be announced in Brussels on 16th May. Floornature highlights the finalists and winners of the previous edition.
Chilean architect Alejandro Aravena, Pritzker Prize 2016 and curator of Reporting from the Front 15 Venice International Architecture Exhibition, will be the first architect to receive the Gothenburg Award for sustainable development on 22nd November.
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