Celebrating the world’s best architecture, Architecture MasterPrize Awards 2020 announced the prestigious award winners in both professional and student categories. They introduced two programs, namely Design of the year and Architectural Product Award, to celebrate the year’s most incredible architectural designs and products.
The jury was pleased to see the winners’ creativity and exceptional work, revealing that excellent architectural design goes beyond aesthetics. The top winners are: HE ART MUSEUM by Tadao Ando Architect & Associates (Architectural Design of the Year 2020), NOCENCO CAFÉ by Vo Trong Nghia Co (Interior Design of the Year 2020), THAMMASAT URBAN FARM ROOFTOP by Landprocess (Landscape Design of the Year 2020) and THINLINE 2500 SLIDING DOOR by Styline (Architectural Product of the Year 2020).
The quality and content of projects entered into this 5th edition of the Architecture MasterPrize was spectacular! This award continues to showcase the best of architecture from all around the globe. It is an honor to present and reward this fantastic collection of innovative, cutting-edge and inspiring architectural projects. – said Hossein Farmani, President, AMP
In the pool of exceptional and talented architects, four designs from India are among the outstanding winners of the 2020 edition, and five projects received an honorable mention.
The Architecture MasterPrize Awards 2020 winners from India are: Aria Hotel by Sanjay Puri Architects – Hospitality Architecture and RAS houses by Sanjay Puri Architects – Residential Architecture – Multi-unit received an architectural design award. At the same time, honorable mentions were given to Godrej RiverHills by DADA Partners/ Studio POD/ GPL Design Studio for Urban Planning, EXCELLENSEAA 126 by Happy Homes designed by Sanjay Puri Architects for residential architecture-multi-unit, Kai Early Years, Bengaluru by Education Design Architects for Educational Buildings, The Rajasthan School by Sanjay Puri Architects for Educational Buildings and Stellar by Sanjay Puri Architects for Commercial architecture.
Architecture MasterPrize Awards 2020 jury from architects, academics, and industry experts chose one single winner from each category that received the title of ‘Design of the Year’ or ‘New Discovery of the Year’ for architecture, interior design, and landscape design chosen on the basis of design excellence and creativity, and the competition was fierce.
This year AMP also awarded ‘Best of Best’ Awards as a distinction for projects shortlisted in Design of the Year title. 70 projects, including two interior design projects from India, received this special mention. From India, Kadambari Sahu presented Sniffing out the Differences and Sanjay Puri Architects presented Office @ 63 were awarded with Best of Best title.
Winners will showcase their work to worldwide audiences throughout the next year and enjoy extensive publicity. All winners will be bestowed with the AMP winner certificate and a winner seal. Their designs will also be featured in the AMP Book of Architecture, distributed globally, and now Winners Gallery on the AMP website.
Every artist from small to big is exceptional in its own way that needs appreciation for their work, for creating beautiful designs and comfortable spaces in the world. AMP aims to celebrate the creativity and innovation of artists in the field of architecture, landscape architecture, interior design, and the prize is open to submissions on a global level, accepting entries from architects all around the world.