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 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.
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.
The new SPG Headquarters in Geneva is a highly energy efficient building designed by Giovanni Vaccarini Architetti. Winner of the Architizer A+Awards in the Commercial-Office - Mid Rise (5-15 Floors) category, the building was presented in the short film “Deep into the Surface” created on its completion.
An invitation to rediscover the beauty of the landscape from the Sony World Photography Awards, where Belgian photographer Frederik Buyckx was named photographer of the year for his project "Whiteout", capturing the transformation of the landscape as winter arrives.
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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