Brick Award 20

Jury for Brick Award 2020 - Glantz, Girones, Frandsen, Sergison, Gregoric
© Uwe Strasser

The Jury

Brick Award 20

Read about our international jury of architects who will select the category winners of Brick Award 20.

Casa Joven; Brick Award 2020 Nominee Category "Feeling at Home"; Architects: 226arquitectos, Photo:  Constanza Otero
© Constanza Otero

Nominations

Nominees 20 are online

Find more information about the 50 nominated projects here. The winners will be communicated at the Brick Award in fall 2020.

Picture of the Brick Book 2018
© Uwe Strasser

Brick Book

The Brick 20 book will be released in fall 2020.

Every two years the nominations and the prize-winning buildings of the most recent Brick Award are presented in the accompanying book called BRICK. The elaborately designed architecture book is produced together with Park Books, a European publishing company for architecture and related fields.

 

Interior welcome desk
© Daniel Bointner

Event

The Brick Award 20 will take place in fall 2020

The Brick Award foreseen for June 2020 has been cancelled due to the Corona virus situation. As of now, we are planning a digital event in fall this year. Stay tuned on  Instagram and Facebook for updates!

In the meantime, find all information and a recap of the Brick Award 18 event and enjoy some of the best images from the award ceremony, the symposium and the evening celebration. 

 

Atlas House, single-family house with facing bricks, Brick Award 2018 Winner Categoy "Feeling at home", Monadnok, Photo: Stijn Bollaert
© Stijn Bollaert

Award categories

Categories for nomination

  • Feeling at home: single-family houses, semi-detached houses and small housing projects of high architectural quality that provide comfortable, healthy & sustainable living spaces

  • Living together:  multi-family houses: innovative residential solutions taking into account the trends & challenges of urbanisation such as scarcity of space, social challenges and new living concepts

  • Working together: comfortable, aesthetic and functional commercial buildings, offices and industrial buildings

  • Sharing public spaces: comfortable, aesthetic and functional public buildings for education, culture & healthcare, public places and infrastructure projects

  • Building outside the box: innovative concepts and ways of using brick, use of new construction technologies, special brickworks, custom-made bricks & new ornamentation


    The award categories that are subject to slight change depending on the year and the development of trends and current topics.


New Administration Building Textilverband Münster; Brick Award 2020 Category "Building Outside The Box"; Architects: behet bondzio lin architekten GbmH; Photo:  Thomas Wrede VG Bild-Kunst Bonn
© Thomas Wrede VG Bild-Kunst Bonn

Categories

Categories for the nomination of the Brick Award 20

  • Feeling at home: single-family houses, semi-detached houses and small housing projects of high architectural quality

  • Living together:  multi-family houses: innovative residential solutions taking into account the trends & challenges of urbanisation

  • Working together: comfortable, aesthetic and functional commercial buildings, offices and industrial buildings

  • Sharing public spaces: comfortable, aesthetic and functional public buildings for education, culture & healthcare, public places and infrastructure projects

  • Building outside the box: innovative concepts and ways of using brick, use of new construction technologies, special brickworks, custom-made bricks & new ornamentation
The Old Church of Vilanova de la Barca black and white with facing bricks and roof tiles; Brick Award 2018 Special Prize Winner, Category "Building outside the Box"; Aleaolea Architecture & Landscape; Photo:  Adrià Goula

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