contractworld.award 2011


Category "Offices/Administration buildings"
Best of Category
Wiel Arets Architects, NL-Maastrich "V Tower", NL-Eindhoven

2. Prize
Estudio De Arquitectura Alonso, Balaguer S.L.P., ES-Barcelona "Edificio La Baronda", ES-Barcelona

3. Prize
Clive Wilkinson Architects, US-West Hollywood "One Shelley Street", AU-Sydney

New Generation
AMID.cero9, ES-Madrid "Diagonal 80", ES-Madrid

Category "Hotels/Spas/Catering facilities"
Best of Category
Oskar Leo Kaufmann | Albert Rüf, AT-Dornbirn "Alpenhotel Ammerwald", AT-Reutte

2. Prize
Miller & Maranta, CH-Basel "Mineral Bath and Spa", CH-Samedan

3. Prize
fattinger, orso, rieper, AT-Wien "BELLEVUE. The Yellow House", AT-Linz

New Generation
Manuel Clavel Rojo, ES-Murcia "Café del Arco", ES-Murcia

Category "Shops/Showrooms/Exhibition stands"
Best of Category
March Studio, AU-Melbourne "Aesop Stores, Adelaide (Zurich, Flinders Lane)", AU-Adelaide

2. Prize
J. Mayer H., DE-Berlin "Level Green", DE-Wolfsburg

3. Prize
Gerhards & Glücker Architekten und Designer, DE-Berlin "Albrechtsburg Meissen - Anniversary Exhibition", DE-Meissen

New Generation
Bauder / Scheibl, AT-Linz "wein.landschaft", AT-Linz

Category "Change of Use / Conversion"
Best of Category
VYSEHRAD atelier, CZ-Prag "Atrium D, Faculty of Civil Engineering, Czech Technical University in Prague", CZ-Prag

2. Prize
NHDRO (Neri&Hu Design and Research Office), CN-Shanghai "The Waterhouse at South Bund", CN-Shanghai

3. Prize
AF-LA Albert France-Lanord Architects, SE-Stockholm "White Mountains", SE-Stockholm

New Generation
51N4E, BE-Brüssel "C-Mine", BE-Brüssel

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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. The additional entry category this year covers exciting and exceptional interior architechtural solutions for conversion project involving sacral, cultural and public buildings such as churches, monasteries, hospitals, prisons and railway stations, as well as derelict industrial buildings.

Category Award / Competition Result
Type International, Award, Open, Single-Stage, Anonymous
Genre Interior
Country Germany
RegDeadline 2 July 2010 GoogleCal iCal
16 July 2010 (Must be Postmarked) GoogleCal
Eligibility All
Target Field Design concepts for interiors which have been realized after 31.12.2007.

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

Anne Lacaton, Lacaton & Vassal Architectes, Paris /France
Prof. Bart Lootsma, Leopold Franzens University, Innsbruck /Austria
Kim Herforth Nielsen, 3XN A/S, Aarhus, Copenhagen/Denmark
Susanne Schmidhuber, Schmidhuber + Partner GbR Architektur Innenarchitektur, Munich/Germany
Jan Störmer, Störmer Murphy and Partners GbR, Hamburg /Germany
Boštjan Vuga, SADAR VUGA ARHITEKTI d.o.o., Ljubljana /Slovenia

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: total amount € 4,000
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
Bei den Mühren 70
20457 Hamburg

Jury meets in Hannover: 19/20 August 2010
Presentation of awards at a special ceremony held during DOMOTEX HANNOVER 2011: 15 January 2011
Presentation by winners of contractworld.award 2010 at DOMOTEX 2011: 15–18 January 2011

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