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Swiss Architectural Award

Swiss Architectural Award 2022, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2022, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2022, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2022, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2022, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2022, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2022, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2022, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2022, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2022, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2022, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2022, Mendrisio Academy Press

Now in its eighth edition, the prestigious architectural award, which showcases young architects recommended by internationally renowned advisors, has gone this year to the Chinese architect Xu Tiantian. The catalogue of the award accompanies the exhibition at the Mendrisio Theatre of Architecture (5 May-22 October 2023). It contains works by all the architects who participated in the competition, with a special focus on those by the winner.

Eighth edition 2022
Winner
Xu Tiantian (China)

Candidates
Bernardo Bader (Austria), Barão Hutter (Switzerland), Giulio Basili (Italy), Bloco Arquitetos (Brasil), Manuel Cervantes (Mexico), dekleva gregorič architects (Slovenia), Domat (China), Estudio Flume (Brasil), Estudio Macías Peredo Arquitectos (Mexico), Graux & Baeyens (Belgium), Grillovasiu (Switzerland), Go Hasegawa
(Japan), Carla Juaçaba (Brasil), Mariam Kamara (Niger), Ryan Kennihan (Ireland), LACOL Arquitectura Cooperativa (Spain), lopes brenna (Switzerland), Rozana Montiel (Mexico), Nickisch Walder Architekten (Switzerland), RAMA studio (Ecuador), sugiberry (Belgium), TEd’A Arquitectes (Spain), Terra+Tuma (Brasil), Tropical Space (Vietnam), Raphael Zuber (Switzerland).

Swiss Architectural Award 2022

edited by
Nicola Navone
24 x 24 cm, 168 pp.
350 ill. col., 64 ill. b/n
paperback
italian / english
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836655212
€ 50 / frs 50.–


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Swiss Architectural Award 2020, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2020, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2020, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2020, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2020, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2020, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2020, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2020, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2020, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2020, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2020, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2020, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2020, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2020, Mendrisio Academy Press

Seventh edition 2020
Winner
Bruther (France)
Candidates
Al Borde (Ecuador), Arrhov Frick (Sweden), Bernardo Bader (Austria), Barbas Lopes Arquitectos (Portugal), Tatiana Bilbao (Mexico), Riccardo Butini (Italy), Carmody Groarke (England), Ricardo Carvalho (Portugal), Kashef Mahboob Chowdhury (Bangladesh), DECA Architecture (Greece), Angela Deuber (Switzerland), Edition Office (Australia), Estudio MMX (Mexico), Nick Gelpi (USA), Guidotti Architetti (Switzerland), Carla Juaçaba (Brasil), langarita navarro arquitectos (Spain), MAPA (Brasil), Shingo Masuda + Katsuhisa Otsubo (Japan), Daniel Moreno Flores (Ecuador), Erika Nakagawa (Japan), OFFICE (Belgium), Camilo Rebelo (Portugal), Robust Architecture Workshop (Sri Lanka), Sabín Blanco Architects (Spain), SIAA_ (Brasil), Taylor and Hinds Architects (Australia), TEd’A Arquitectes (Spain), Terra+Tuma (Brasil), Francesca Torzo (Italy), Christian Wassmann (USA), Xu Tiantian (China).

Swiss Architectural Award 2020

edited by
Nicola Navone
24 x 24 cm, 200 pp.
408 ill. col., 50 ill. b/w
paperback
italian / english
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836648818
€ 50 / frs 50.–


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Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press
Swiss Architectural Award 2018, Mendrisio Academy Press

Sixth edition 2018
Winner
Elisa Valero (Spain)
Candidates
Al Borde (Ecuador), Arquitetos Associados (Brazil), Barozzi Veiga (Spain), Baserga Mozzetti (Switzerland), baukuh (Italy), Fernanda Canales (Mexico), ChartierDalix (France), José Cubilla (Paraguay), Frida Escobedo (Mexico), Gong Dong-Vector Architects (China), H+F Arquitetos (Brazil), Anna Heringer (Germany), Akihisa Hirata (Japan), Anne Holtrop (The Netherlands / Bahrain), Hua Li / Trace Architecture Office (Cina), Kumiko Inui (Japan), Carla Juaçaba (Brazil), Anssi Lassila / Office for Peripheral Architecture (Finland), Li Zhang / TeamMinus (China), Ling Hao (Singapore), Rozana Montiel (Mexico), Daniel Moreno Flores (Ecuador), onishimaki + hyakudayuki architects (Japan), Orkidstudio Architects (Kenya), Oualalou + Choi (France /Morocco), PAO – People’s Architecture Office (China), James Russell (Australia), Sami Arquitectos (Portugal), SO-IL (USA), Marina Tabassum (Bangladesh), TNA Architects (Japan)

Swiss Architectural Award 2018

edited by
Nicola Navone
24 x 24 cm, 192 pp.
400 ill. col., 77 ill. b/w
paperback
italian / english
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836641970
€ 45 / frs 50.-


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BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016, Mendrisio Academy Press

Fifth edition 2014
Winner
Junya Ishigami, Japan
Candidates
Andrade Morettin Arquitetos, Brazil; Alejandro Aravena/Elemental, Chile; Arquitecturia, Spain; Eduardo Castillo, Chile; Kashef Mahboob Chowdhury/URBANA, Bangladesh; Santiago Cirugeda/Recetas Urbanas, Spain; DRDH Architects, Great Britain; Sou Fujimoto, Japan; HARQUITECTES, Spain; Go Hasegawa, Japan; Grainne Hassett/Hassett Ducatez Architects, Ireland; Anna Heringer, Austria; Anne Holtrop, Holland; Muharraq, Bahrain; Hua Li/TAO Trace Architecture Office, China, Jun Igarashi, Japan; Sebastian Irarrázaval, Chile, Alexia León, Peru, Inês Lobo, Portugal; Made in, Switzerland; Mokena Makeka/Makeka Design Lab, South Africa; O-Office, China; Oualalou + Choi, France-Morocco; Pezo von Ellrichshausen, Chile; Productora, Mexico; SAMI-arquitectos, Portugal; Vo Trong Nghia, Vietnam; ZECC Architects, The Netherlands

BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2016

edited by
Nicola Navone
24 x 24 cm, 184 pp.
457 ill. col., 76 ill. b/w
paperback in box
italian / english
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836635054
€ 45 / frs 50.-


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BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014, Mendrisio Academy Press

Fourth edition 2014
Winner
José María Sánchez García (Spain)
Candidates
Boyd Cody Architects, Ireland; Arno Brandlhuber, Germany; Tom de Paor, Ireland; Anne Feenstra, Afghanistan, India, Nepal; Toni Gironès, Spain; Hall McKnight, Northern Ireland; Go Hasegawa, Japan; Akihisa Hirata, Japan; Hollmén Reuter Sandman, Finland; Höweler + Yoon Architecture, USA; Kumiko Inui, Japan; johnstonmarklee, USA; Carla Juaçaba, Brazil; Lassila Hirvilammi Architects / OOPEAA, Office for Peripheral Architecture, Finland; LTL Architects, USA; MAP Studio-Magnani Pelzel architetti associate, Italy; onishimaki + hyakudayuki architects, Japan; Sameep Padora, India; Smiljan Radic, Chile; Camilo Restrepo, Colombia; Rintala Eggertsson Architects, Norway; Mauricio Rocha, Mexico; Sergison Bates Architects, England; Studio Weave, England; TYIN tegnestue Architects Trondheim, Norway; Raphael Zuber, Switzerland

BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2014

edited by
Nicola Navone
24 x 24 cm, 180 pp.
287 ill. col., 77 ill. b/w
paperback in box
italian / english
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN 9788836629794
€ 35 / frs 50.–


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BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012, Mendrisio Academy Press

Third edition
Winner
Studio Mumbai (India)
Candidates
Alejandro Aravena, Chile; architecten de vylder vinck taillieu, Belgium; Atelier Bow-Wow, Japan; Nuno Brandao Costa, Portugal; Angelo Bucci, Brazil; Marcus Donaghy, William Dimond, Ireland; Ecosistema urbano, Spain; Anton Garcia-Abril, Spain; Anna Heringer, Austria; Zhang Ke, China; Zhang Lei, China; LTL Architects, USA; Gurjit Singh Matharoo, India; Alberto Mozo, Chile; muf architecture/art, Great Britain; Hiroshi Nakamura, Japan; Mauricio Pezo, Sofia von Ellrichshausen, Chile; Smiljan Radic, Chile; Camilo Rebelo, Portugal; Enric Ruiz-Geli, Spain; Jose Maria Saez, Ecuador; Joao Pedro Serodio, Isabel Furtado, Portugal; Dominic Stevens, Ireland; Jonathan Woolf, Great Britain; Alejandro Zaera Polo, Spain-Great Britain

BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2012

edited by
Nicola Navone
24 x 24 cm, 176 pp.
384 ill. col., 44 ill. b/w
paperback in slipcase
english / italian
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN: 9788836624775
€ 35 / frs 50.–


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BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010, Mendrisio Academy Press

Second edition
Winner
Diébédo Francis Kéré (Germany / Burkina Faso)
Candidates
Iñaqui Carnicero, Ignacio Vila, Alejandro Vírseda, Spain; Adam Caruso, Peter St John, Great Britain; Davide Cristofani, Gabriele Lelli, João Pedro Falcão de Campos, Portugal; Dietmar Feichtinger, France and Austria; Arturo Franco Diaz, Spain; Sosuke Fujimoto, Japan; José Fernando Gonçalves, Portugal; Erich Hubmann, Andreas Vass, Austria; Bjarke Ingels, Denmark; Junya Ishigami, Japan; Christian Kerez, Switzerland; Andrea Liverani, Enrico Molteni, Fabio Mariani, João Mendes Ribeiro, Portugal; MGM-Morales Giles Mariscal, Spain; Hiroshi Nakamura, Japan; nARCHITECTS (Eric Bunge, Mimi Hoang), USA; Willem Jan Neutelings, Michiel Riedijk, The Netherlands; Mauricio Pezo, Sofia von Ellrichshausen, Chile; Joshua Prince-Ramus, USA; Bernard Quirot, France; Jurij Sadar, Boštjan Vuga, Slovenia; Markus Scherer, Italy; José Selgas, Lucia Cano, Spain; URBANUS (Liu Xiaodu, Meng Yan, Wang Hui), China; Xu Tiantian, China

BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2010

edited by
Nicola Navone
24 x 24 cm, 184 pp.
411 ill. col., 101 ill. b/w
paperback in slipcase
english / italian
Silvana Editoriale
ISBN: 9788836619030
€ 35 / frs 50.–


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BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press
BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008, Mendrisio Academy Press

First edition
Winner
Solano Benitez (Paraguay)
Candidates
3LHD (Saša Begović, Marko Dabrović, Tanja Grozdanić, Silvije Novak), Croatia; David Adjaye, Great Britain; Manuel e Francisco Aires Mateus, Portugal; Jesús Aparicio, Spain; Gion A. Caminada, Switzerland; Alfonso Cendron, Italy; Dominique Coulon, France; Richard Francis-Jones, Australia; Sean Godsell, Australia; Thomas Heatherwick, Great Britain; Rick Joy, USA; Alberto Kalach, Mexico; Francisco Mangado, Spain; Luis L. Mansilla, Emilio Tuñón Alvarez, Spain; Rahul Mehrotra, India; Quintus Miller, Paola Maranta, Switzerland; Marco Navarra (NOWA), Italy; Office dA (Monica Ponce de Leon, Nader Tehrani), USA; Valerio Olgiati, Switzerland; Promontório Architects (João Perloiro, João Luís Ferreira, Paulo Perloiro, Paulo Martins Barata, Pedro Appleton), Portugal; Saša Randić, Idis Turato, Croatia; João Alvaro Rocha, Portugal; Enric Ruiz Geli (Cloud 9), Spain; S-M.A.O. (Juan Carlos Sancho, Sol Madridejos), Spain; Beniamino Servino, Italy; Shuhei Endo, Japan; The next ENTERprise (Marie-Therese Harnoncourt, Ernst J. Fuchs), Austria; Antonio Jiménez Torrecillas, Spain; Wang Shu, China

BSI Swiss Architectural Award 2008

edited by
Nicola Navone
24 x 24 cm, 196 pp.
326 ill. col., 92 ill. b/n
paperback in slipcase
english / italian
ISBN: 9788887624410
€ 35 / frs 55.-


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