A’ Design Awards and Competition Winners, Architecture, Designers, 2016-17 Entries
Top 20 A’ Design Award Winners
2017 Design Contest: International Architectural Prize – Architects + Designers
14 + 13 Aug 2016
Top 20 A’ Design Awards and Competition Winners
Selected Past A’ Design Awards Winners
International A’ Design Award & Competition best designs
A’ Design Award & Competition is the world’s largest and most diffused international design awards.
Top 20 A’ Design Award Winners: Entries are carefully evaluated by an internationally influential jury panel composed of jury members who are established scholars, prominent press members, creative design professionals and experienced entrepreneurs that devote great care and attention to details while voting each entry.
Design enthusiasts, aficionados and editors worldwide are cordially invited to get fresh design inspiration and discover latest trends in arts, architecture and technology by visiting the A’ Design Awards’ online gallery of winners which features all top designs from the 2015 – 2016 International A’ Design Competition as well as previously awarded works from past years. Editors and design lovers will also enjoy the interviews with winning designers of A’ Design Awards.
A’ Design Competition results are announced every year on April 15. Best products, projects and services worldwide that demonstrate superior design, technology and creativity are rewarded with the A’ Design Award; the symbol of excellence in design and innovation.
There are five different levels of distinction: Platinum, Gold, Silver, Bronze and Iron A’ Design Awards are distributed annually in all design disciplines. Designers, companies and institutions from all countries are annually called to take part in the accolades by nominating their best works, projects and products for award consideration.
The A’ Design Awards are given for Good Spatial Design (Architecture, Interior Design, Urban Design and Landscape Design), Good Industrial Design (Product Design, Appliance Design, Vehicle Design and Machinery Design), Good Communication Design (Graphics Design, Interaction Design and Marketing Design), Good Fashion Design (Garment Design, Fashion Accessory Design and Footwear Design), Good System Design (Service Design, Design Strategy, Quality & Innovation) as well as for Achievements in Arts & Literature.
Laureates are invited to attend the glamorous gala-night and award ceremony in Italy where they would be called to stage to collect their trophies, award certificates and yearbooks. Winner are also provided exclusive space to take part in the “best designs of the year” exhibition to showcase their works in Italy. Laureates are also entitled to receive the “A’ Design Prize”.
The A’ Design Prize is a highly coveted and comprehensive winners’ kit given to A’ Design Award & Competition medalists to help dissemination of their news to further and wider international audiences. In addition to the trophy, certificate and book, the A’ Design Prize includes PR and marketing services such as translation of award-winning works to dozens of languages, press release preparation and distribution, lifetime license to use “award winner” logo, public relations campaign for winners and communication of awarded works to thousands of media members.
While the 2015 – 2016 Edition is over, entries to the A’ Design Awards 2016 – 2017 competition is now open; interested designers, artists, architects and companies could register and submit their works to the website where further information regarding the design competition such as evaluation criteria, key dates, list of jury members, entry forms and presentation guidelines could be obtained.
A’ Architecture, Building and Structure Design Award 2015 – 2016 Period Winners
Platinum A’ Design Award Winners for Architecture, Building and Structure Design Category in 2015-16:
One Main, Boston, MA, USA
Design: Mark Goulthorpe, Raphael Crespin / One Main Office in Boston
photo : dECOi architects & Anton Grassl
One Main Office in Boston
The Future of Us Exhibition Pavilion, Singapore
Design: SUTD Advanced Architecture Laboratory
photo : Oddinary Studios
Future of Us Exhibition Pavilion
Kinder Green Hills Zona Esmeralda, San Juán, México
Design: Broissin Architects
photo : Alejandro Rocha
Green Hills Kindergarten School
N8-house [house of ⅢBox], Omura city, Nagasaki, Japan
Design: Masahiko Sato, Architect, of Architect Show Co., Ltd.
photo : Toshihisa Ishii
house of ⅢBox – 17 Apr 2016
Flowing Tai Chi Sales Center Building in Taiwan
Design: Cruz Kang of Inheressence Design Studio
photograph ：Cruz Kang
Flowing Tai Chi Sales Center Building
The Greja House, Bedok, Singapore
Design: Park Associates
photograph ：Edward Hendricks
A’ Design Awards and Competition Winners – scroll down a long way for the architecture section – the top selection above
A’ Design Awards and Competition Jury Panel
There were 75 jury members in the 2015-16 cycle.
Grand Jury Panel
The foundation of any good design award, in addition to fair evaluation and judging by an extensive methodology, is to have a strong and expert design competition jury which provides their invaluable knowledge base and insight to evaluate the submitted entries, creating benefit and value for participants by transferring their insights and ideas in form of votes, feedbacks and suggestions.
A’ Design Award has been established to publicize and recognize top design works worldwide. The main objective of the A’ Design Award & Competition is to create a global awareness and appreciation for good design practices and principles by promoting the best designs in all countries and in all creative fields. The final objective of the Award is to urge designers, enterprises and institutions worldwide to come up with superior products and projects that advance society.
The key category relevant to our website is Good Architecture Design Award.
Howevere there are numerous other design award categories such as Good Industrial Design Award, Good Product Design Award, Good Communication Design Award, Good Service Design Award, and Good Fashion Design Award.
Entries are accepted every year until the design award deadline of February 28th and results are announced every year on April 15. Designers, agencies and brands from across the globe are invited to join the accolades by submitting their best works, projects and products. Discover The A’ Design Competition and see past winners at Design Mag which showcases great design work worldwide.
Below we have selected some award winning designs that you might like:
11 K Vaks Week End House by Ketan Jawdekar for Studio K-7
photograph : Sameer Chawda
11 K Vaks Week End House
Red Apple Residential Building by Plamen Bratkov for Sofbuild
photograph : Nedyalko Nedylakov
Red Apple Residential Building
The six Residential House by Fahad Alhumaidi for Fikrr architects
photo : Nelson Garrido
The six Residential House
Prototype for Temporary Sales Pavilion by OPEN Architecture
photo : Su Shengliang
Prototype for Temporary Sales Pavilion
GSI Tower BuildingCancún, Yucatán Peninsula, Mexico by sanzpont [arquitectura], architects
image from architects
GSI Tower Building
House Passage of Landscape in Toyota, Aichi prefecture, Japan by ihrmk, Architects
photograph : Hiroshi Ueda, 2014
House Passage of Landscape
We will publish select award winning designs here on April 15. To have an opportunity to get your work published, featured and promoted, remember to nominate it before the deadline.
A’ Design Awards and Competition Jury
Entries will be judged by an international jury panel of scholars, professionals and media members.
The competition is now open for entries:
A’ Design Awards & Competition Entries
The registrations can be made at http://competition.adesignaward.com/registration.php
e-architect will feature a selection of best projects on April 15 once the results are made public.
Location:Via Manara 9 – 22100 Como / Italia
Zaha Hadid Architect
picture from architects
David Chipperfield Architect
photo © Nick Knight
Henning Larsen Architect
image from architects
Ricardo Legorreta Architect
photograph of Ricardo Legorreta from B&Q
Comments / photos for the 2016 A’ Design Awards & Competition Submissions page welcome