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2018 AZ Awards of Merit: Commercial/Institutional Architecture Over 1,000 Square Metres

2018 AZ Awards of Merit: Commercial/Institutional Architecture Over 1,000 Square Metres

The 2018 AZ Awards of Merit for Commercial/Institutional Architecture Over 1,000 Square Feet went to an architecture faculty’s expansion, a walled boutique hotel, a geometric women’s shelter and the mirrored extension of a library. 

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2018 AZ Awards of Merit: Social Good

2018 AZ Awards of Merit: Social Good

An inventive water-distilling device, a community-focused guest house and a hostel providing in-patient treatment to Indigenous Australians prove that design can be a powerful agent for social change. Here are the recipients of the 2018 AZ Awards of Merit in the Social Good category.

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2018 AZ Awards Winner: Residential Architecture, Multi-Unit

2018 AZ Awards Winner: Residential Architecture, Multi-Unit

Instead of tearing down an abandoned grain silo, COBE used the landmark to create a 17-storey residential project in Copenhagen that places social sustainability – and expressively angled balconies – at its core.

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2018 AZ Awards of Merit: Unbuilt Buildings

2018 AZ Awards of Merit: Unbuilt Buildings

These dramatic unbuilt concepts, one a neo-brutalist condo development in Calgary and the other an ascetic residence New Orleans, won two 2018 AZ Awards of Merit for their originality.

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2018 AZ Awards Winner: A+ Student Award

2018 AZ Awards Winner: A+ Student Award

With Tangible Formations, a student team from the University of Stuttgart created a building block made of woodchips packed into clear plastic bags that empowers people to construct by hand. 

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2018 AZ Awards of Merit: Environmental Leadership

2018 AZ Awards of Merit: Environmental Leadership

Elevated on concrete piers, Gap Cove House is built to withstand New England storm surges and is filled with sustainable features, earning it the 2018 AZ Award of Merit for Environmental Leadership.

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2018 AZ Awards Winner: Commercial/Institutional Architecture Under 1,000 Square Metres

2018 AZ Awards Winner: Commercial/Institutional Architecture Under 1,000 Square Metres

Volume C, created by Marcio Kogan for São Paulo retailer Micasa, is a sculptural and flexible vessel – for displaying furniture, hosting events and more – defined by its exposed glulam-wood framing.

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2018 AZ Awards Winner: Furniture

2018 AZ Awards Winner: Furniture

The Axyl Chair, designed by Benjamin Hubert and manufactured by Allermuir, is stackable and built on inverted, Y-shaped legs. Better yet: it was engineered to ensure that its footprint would be as minimal as possible.

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2018 AZ Awards Winner: Architectural/Interior Products

2018 AZ Awards Winner: Architectural/Interior Products

Patrick Norquet’s Pure Paper Color takes paper, available in flat sheets or gently embossed in a number of patterns, and transforms it into a building material. The Ober product is the 2018 AZ Awards Winner for Architectural/Interior Products.

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2018 AZ Awards Winner: Social Good

2018 AZ Awards Winner: Social Good

Impeccable architecture meets an urgent cause in Toronto’s Casey House, a modernization of Canada’s first standalone care centre for patients with HIV/AIDS. The Hariri Pontarini project won the 2018 AZ Award for Social Good.

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