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Regional Holcim Awards 2020
Europe

Regional Holcim Awards 2020 Europe

The winners of the Holcim Awards Next Generation prizes for Europe have been announced. The winning projects from Switzerland, Spain, Belgium, and the United Kingdom each highlight a different aspect of sustainable construction.

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The Holcim Awards (Gold, Silver and Bronze) and Acknowledgement prize winners for Europe will be announced in a hybrid event on November 13, 2021, as part of the 17th international Biennale of Architecture in Venice, Italy.

"Next Generation" prizes

"Next Generation" 1st prize | USD 15,000 | Cadiz, Spain

Accumulating Shelter in Spain
Dune reconstructive bayside infrastructure
Main Author
Javier Estebala Alández - Madrid, Spain Read more »

"Next Generation" 1st prize | USD 15,000 | London, United Kingdom

Tessellated Cleansing from the United Kingdom
Bioremediation tiles for water purification
Main Author
Shneel Malik - University College London, The Bartlett School of Planning, London, United Kingdom Read more »

"Next Generation" 1st prize | USD 15,000 | Zurich, Switzerland

Thermal Processor in Switzerland
Waste energy recovery for residential use
Main Author
Yufei He - Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH Zurich), Department of Architecture (D-ARCH), Zurich, Switzerland Read more »

"Next Generation" 1st prize | USD 15,000 | Brussels, Belgium

Transforming Collectivity in Belgium
Community housing for socially empowered living
Main Author
Annik Keoseyan - Mexico City, Mexico Read more »
 
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