Actualité 12.04.2019

L’architecte Jean-Maxime Labrecque et la firme Kanva parmi les finalistes des AZ Awards 2019!

* Kollectif est fier partenaire média de l’édition 2019 des AZ Awards

Announcement :

« Our 2019 AZ Awards jury has convened and we are thrilled to share the results! From a new record total of 1,175 submissions from 50 countries, our panel of industry experts has selected 68 projects, products and concepts as the 2019 AZ Awards finalists.

This year, the AZ Awards received 1,175 submissions from around the globe – breaking into the 1,000s for the first time. We are pleased to present the 68 finalists that impressed our jury, comprised of Pritzker Prize–winning architect Thom Mayne, founding principal of Morphosis; Pat Hanson, architect and founding partner of Toronto’s gh3*; Matt Carr, industrial designer and VP of Design at Umbra; Italian architect Stefano Pujatti, director of Italy- and Canada-based firm Elasticospa; and award-winning Toronto designer Johnson Chou.

Now it’s your turn to have a say! On April 4, we will open the popular People’s Choice portal, where you can vote for your favourite AZ Awards finalists in all 20 categories. Stay tuned for our announcement. Voting will end on May 3.

Winners, including the People’s Choice, will be revealed at the 2019 AZ Awards Gala, held at Toronto’s Evergreen Brick Works on Friday, June 21. Get your tickets now and fête the very best in international architecture, landscape, interiors, products, concepts and ideas, in the company of Guest of Honour, legendary landscape architect Martha Schwartz. Super Early Bird pricing is in effect until April 30, 2019.

The 2019 AZ Awards is presented by CeragresKeilhauer and Landscape Forms, and sponsored by CosentinoDesign Within ReachLualdiFarrow & BallGeorge Brown College School of Design and TAS. The AZ Awards Gala sponsors are AlpiScavolini and Dark Tools.

Our Media Partners are: Archello, Archiexpo, Archilovers, Archinect, Archiproducts, Architect@Work, The Architect’s Newspaper, Architonic, Bustler, DESIGN WEEK MEXICO, INDEX Design, Interior Designers of Canada, Kollectif, v2com newswire, and World-Architects.


Residential Architecture – Single Family

Residential Architecture – Single Family, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • Candid Rogers Studio: Marfa 10 x 10, Marfa, U.S.
  • DL Atelier: Guozijian Hutong House, Beijing, China
  • Gianni Botsford Architects: House in a Garden, London, U.K.
  • Manada Architectural Boundaries: Case Study 06 Progressive Heritage, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Studio mk27: Planar House, Porto Feliz, Brazil


Residential Architecture – Multi-Unit

Residential Architecture – Multi-Unit, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • 5468796 Architecture: 62M, Winnipeg, Canada
  • BAAQ’: Lirio 7, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Revery Architecture: 1245 Harwood, Vancouver, Canada
  • Zaha Hadid Architects: 520 West 28th, New York City, U.S.


Commercial/Institutional Architecture Over 1,000 SqM

AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • ALA Architects: Oodi Central Library, Helsinki, Finland
  • Oppenheim Architecture: Muttenz Water Purification Plant, Basel, Switzerland
  • Steven Holl Architects: Institute for Contemporary Art, Richmond, U.S.


Commercial/Institutional Architecture Under 1,000 SqM 

Commercial/Institutional Architecture Under 1,000 SqM, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • Henning Larsen: Eystur Town Hall, Norõragøta, Faroe Islands
  • OPEN Architecture: UCCA Dune Art Museum, Qinhuangdao, China
  • Patkau Architects: Temple of Light, Kootenay Bay, Canada
  • Studio Cadena: Masa Café & Bakery in Bogota, Bogota, Colombia


Heritage + Preservation/Adaptive Re-Use Architecture

Heritage + Preservation/Adaptive Re-Use Architecture, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • Civic Architects: LocHal Public Library, Tilburg, The Netherlands
  • RDHA: Idea Exchange Old Post Office, Cambridge, Canada
  • Studio Arthur Casas: Bauman Corporate Retrofit, São Paulo, Brazil


Temporary/Demonstration Architecture

Temporary/Demonstration Architecture, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • Block Research Group, ETH Zurich: KnitCandela, Mexico City, Mexico
  • Jean-Maxime Labrecque Architecte: Infinite Buildings, Montreal, Canada
  • Marta Sequeira and Pedro Matos Gameiro with Carlos Machado e Moura: Carnet C10 – Installation in the Monastery of Serra do Pilar, Vila Nova de Gaia, Portugal
  • MRD Arquitectos: Local, Mexico City, Mexico


Landscape Architecture  

Landscape Architecture, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • PUBLIC WORK: The Bentway, Toronto, Canada
  • Turenscape: Form Follows Processes: Sanya Mangrove Park, Hainan, China
  • WXY: Rockaway Boardwalks Reconstruction, New York, U.S.


Residential Interiors

Residential Interiors, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • Ensalada Works: FA07, Madrid, Spain
  • StudioAC: Candy Loft, Toronto, Canada
  • Vladimir Radutny Architects: Michigan Loft, Chicago, U.S.


Commercial/Institutional Interiors

Commercial/Institutional Interiors, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • i29 Interior Architects: Museum Princessehof, Leeuwarden, The Netherlands
  • Paul Raff Studio: Atmospheric Lens, Toronto, Canada
  • Pone Architecture: Poly Hele International Art Center – Bubble Arts, Hubei, China
  • Tacklebox Architecture: Claus Porto New York, New York City, U.S.


Furniture Design  

Furniture Design, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • Alinea Design Objects: Angelo M by Leo Aerts
  • Glimakra of Sweden: GreenFrame by Kauppi & Kauppi
  • Magis: Officina sofa by Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec
  • Reform: UP by Lendager Group


Furniture Systems + Collections

Furniture Systems + Collections, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • Allsteel: Park by Norm Architects
  • Arper: Kiik by Iwasaki Design Studio
  • EWE Studio: Sincretismo by Héctor Esrawe, Age Salajõe and Manuel Bañó


Lighting Fixtures

Lighting Fixtures, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • Artemide: Gople by Bjarke Ingels Group
  • Davide Groppi: Meridiana
  • Flos: Arrangements by Michael Anastassiades
  • Ifö Electric: Ohm Porcelain Luminaire Collection by Kauppi & Kauppi


Lighting Installations

Lighting Installations, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • Formwerkz Architects: Bright, Shenzhen, China
  • Castor Design: Ug=mgh, Toronto, Canada


Architectural Products

Architectural Products, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • Arktura: Vapor Graphic Perf
  • Aboutwater from Boffi and Fantini: AK/25 by Paik Sun Kim
  • Lualdi: Koan Sliding System KokaiStudios


Interior Products

Interior Products, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • Carnegie: Xorel Vue Collection
  • Jill Malek: Natural Dimensions by Jill Malek with Daniel Tillman
  • Nanimarquina: Blur Collection by Ronan and Erwan Bouroullec


Unbuilt Buildings

Unbuilt Buildings, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • FAAB Architektura: Museum of Prison Pawiak
  • Moriyama & Teshima Architects and Acton Ostry Architects: ‘The Arbour’ George Brown Tall Wood Building
  • Studio VAARO and Gabriel Fain ArchitectsPedrignano Visitors Center



Ideas/Prototypes, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • Aprilli Design Studio: Autonomous Travel Suite
  • Kanva: Imago, Montreal, Canada


A+ Student Award

A+ Student Award, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • Federico Fauli (Architectural Association School of Architecture): Coscienza Intuitiva
  • Liyang Zhang (University of Waterloo): Geographies of Urban Filth
  • Nicolás Franco and Carolina Güida (Faculty of Architecture, Design and Urban Planning, University of the Republic of Uruguay): Ruina
  • Roya Aghighi (Emily Carr University of Art + Design): Biogarmentry


Social Good

Social Good, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • COOKFOX Architects: Neeson Cripps Academy, Phnom Penh, Cambodia
  • El Dorado: Highlander Accelerator, Omaha, U.S.
  • LLATAS: Leandra Ortega’s Human Settlement Social Housing, Lima, Peru
  • Loci Architecture: Gowanus Atlas, New York City, U.S.


Environmental Leadership

Environmental Leadership, AZ Awards Finalists 2019

  • Liyang Zhang (University of Waterloo): Geographies of Urban Filth
  • Oppenheim Architecture: Muttenz Water Purification Plant, Basel, Switzerland
  • Turf Design Studio & Environmental Partnership: Sydney Park Water Re-Use Project, Sydney, Australia »

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Source : Mahasti Eslahjou | Marketing Manager | AZURE Magazine