On Friday, a gala evening of the World Architecture Festival took place in Berlin, where the names of the winners in the main nominations were announced: "Building of the Year", "Project of the Future", "Landscape of the Year" and "Small Project". Recall that this year 343 buildings and projects were nominated for the awards of the festival. Russia was represented by SPEECH, Wowhaus, UNK project, Blank Architects, Arch group, Studio 44, Tsimailo, Lyashenko and Partners, A-Proekt.k and Evgeny Gerasimov and Partners - 12 projects in total.
The winners in four main categories are:
Building of the Year / Culture (nominated for buildings)
Dialogue Center "Przełomy" - branch of the National Museum in Szczecin (Poland)
Robert Konechny, KWK Promes
"Best project of the future" / "Education" (nomination for projects)
South Melbourne Elementary School (Melbourne, Australia)
"Landscape of the Year"
Kopupaka Reserve Park (Auckland, New Zealand)
ZCB Bamboo Pavilion (Kowloon Bay, Hong Kong)
School of Architecture of China University of Hong Kong
All in all, the participants competed in 32 categories in four sections: completed projects, "future projects", small projects and landscape. All finalists made presentations of their projects during the first two days of the festival. At the same time, the winners of the categories were announced. Below is a list of winners.
"Civil projects and society"
Salburua Community Center (Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain)
Waterfront Pavilion (Sydney, Australia)
Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp
"Higher education and science"
Investcorp Building of the Middle East Center, St Anthony's College, University of Oxford (Oxford, UK)
Zaha Hadid Architects
House MM in Mallorca (Spain)
Malmö Live complex (Malmö, Sweden)
Schmidt Hammer Lassen Architects
Business complex Zig Zag Building (London, UK)
Crystal Houses store (Amsterdam, Netherlands)
Residential building Aluminum Tip (Paris, France)
Babin + Renaud
Clinic Nötkärnan (Gothenburg, Sweden)
Fushengyu Hotspring Resort (Mianyang, China)
"New and old"
Beyazit Library - restoration (Istanbul, Turkey)
"Production, energy and recycling"
Floating Fields Complex (Shenzhen, China)
Catholic Church of the Holy Trinity (Leipzig, Germany)
Schulz und Schulz
German School in Madrid (Spain)
Grüntuch Ernst Architekten
Grandview Heights Watersports Center (Surrey, Canada)
HCMA Architecture + Design
Cycling route #LightPathAKL (Auckland, New Zealand)
Monk Mackenzie Architects + LandLab
*** Projects (Future Projects)
Complex them. Wangari Maathai (Nairobi, Kenya)
Boogertman + Partners Architects
Center for Victims of Domestic Violence (Israel)
Amos Goldreich Architecture
Arthur Residence (Regina, Canada)
Istanbul New Airport (Turkey)
Scott Brownrigg, Grimshaw, Nordic, Haptic
Ayla Clubhouse & Golf Academy (Aqaba, Jordan)
Naerheden - Suburb of the Future (Copenhagen, Denmark)
A.spire complex (Beirut, Lebanon)
nabil gholam architects
"Commercial and multifunctional buildings"
Kampung Admiralty Center (Singapore)
"Civil projects and society"
Masterplan for Hudson Yards (New York, USA)
Kohn Pedersen Fox
Uptown Complex (Mecca, Saudi Arabia)
Design and More International
Beach shelters in Singapore