contractworld.award 2010


Category "Offices/Administration buildings"
BAILORULL ADD+, ES-Barcelona / "LANDSCAPE HALL", Manresa/Spain
CARLOS MARTINEZ ARCHITEKTEN AG, CH-Widnau / "Bühler AG Customer Center", Uzwil/Switzerland
Gus Wüstemann, CH-Zürich | ES-Barcelona / "Mediaxis", Schlieren/Switzerland

Category "Hotels/Spas/Catering facilities"
DEPPISCH ARCHITEKTEN, DE-Freising / "Biohotel im Apfelgarten", Hohenbercha/Germany
feld72, AT-Wien / "Million Donkey Hotel", Prata Sannita/Italy
xarchitekten, AT-Linz / "Vanilli Bar/Club/Cult", Linz/Austria

Category "Shops/Showrooms/Exhibition stands"
Caramel architekten zt ges.m.b.h, AT-Wien / "infopoint linz09", Linz/Austria
HHF architekten + Ai Weiwei, CH-Basel / "ARTFARM", Salt Point, New York State/USA
Ryo Matsui Architects Inc., JP-Tokyo / "Tierra", Tokyo/Japan

Category Education/Healthcare
Korteknie Stuhlmacher Architecten, NL-Rotterdam / "De Kamers Vathorst", Amersfoort/Netherlands
meck architekten, DE-München / "Dominikuszentrum München", Munich/Germany
Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Architecture degreecourse, Building Construction II and Design, DE-Kaiserlautern / "Building 1 at TU Kaiserslautern", Kaiserslautern/Germany

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The tenth contractworld.award competition has been announced for 2010. Prizes will be awarded for the best design concepts in three main categories: progressive work environments, creative hotel and restaurant interiors, and innovative shops and exhibition stands. An additional entry category this year covers attractive and unusual interior designs for buildings in the healthcare and education sectors, such as hospitals, nursing and care homes, doctors' surgeries, nursery schools and kindergartens, schools, universities and other establishments.

Category Award / Competition Result
Type International, Award, Open, Single-Stage
Genre Interior
Country Germany
RegDeadline 17 July 2009 GoogleCal iCal
31 July 2009 (Must be Postmarked) GoogleCal
Eligibility All
Target Field Design concepts for interiors which have been realized after 31.12.2006.

1. Offices/Administration buildings
2. Hotels/Spas/Catering facilities
3. Shops/Showrooms/Exhibition stands
4. Education/Healthcare

Petra Blaisse, Inside Outside, Amsterdam/Netherlands
Mark Blaschitz, Splitterwerk, Graz/Austria
Mels Crouwel, Benthem Crouwel Architekten BV, Amsterdam/Netherlands
Andreas Hild, Hild und K., München/Germany
Hans Ibelings, A 10 Media BV, Amsterdam/Netherlands
Prof. Dr. Josep Lluís Mateo, MAP Architects, Barcelona/Spain
Remo Röntgen, NYA Nordiska, Dannenberg/Germany

Prizes will be awarded to a total value of € 60,000.
The prizes in each of the individual categories are as follows:
• Best of Category € 7,000
• 2nd prize € 4,000
• 3rd prize € 3,000

Special awards to the value of EUR 4,000 will be presented. These will be awarded exclusively to "New Generation" entrants (architects under the age of 40) responsible for avant-garde projects.

Entry Fee

A maximum of two display boards in A1 format

Submission Address
Gesellschaft für Knowhow-Transfer
in Architektur und Bauwesen mbH
Rödingsmarkt 26
20459 Hamburg/Germany

17/18 September 2009: Jury meets in Hannover
16 January 2010: Presentation of awards at a special ceremony held during DOMOTEX HANNOVER 2010
16–19 January 2010: Presentation by winners of contractworld.award 2010 at DOMOTEX 2010

Past winners

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