Blueprint Awards 2016: The winners

Best Public-Use Project - Privately Funded

Winner: Zaha Hadid Architects, UK
Messner Mountain Museum, Mount Kronplatz, Italy

Messner Mountain Museum, Mount Kronplatz, Italy. Image Credit: Hufton+Crow

Judges’ Comments

‘Beautiful relationship with mountainscape’ Amanda Levete

‘A bold and sculptural monument’ André Fu

Highly Commended

Gong Dong at Vector Architects,China
Seashore Chapel, Beidaihe New District, ChinaGong Dong at Vector Architects, China Seashore Chapel, Beidaihe New District, China


Bennetts Associates, UK,
Shaftesbury Theatre,  London, UKBennetts Associates, UK, Shaftesbury Theatre,  London, UK. Image: Peter Cook
Image: Peter Cook

Department of ARCHITECTURE, Thailand
The Commons, Bangkok, ThailandDepartment of ARCHITECTURE, Thailand The Commons, Bangkok, Thailand


Abell Nepp, UK
Wellcome Genome Campus Conference Centre, Cambridgeshire, UK

Bell Phillips Architects, UK
Gasholder Park, London, UK

Berman Guedes Stretton Architects, UK
Academic Wing, Wolfson College, Oxford, UK

De Leon & Primmer, USA
Knoxville Botanical Garden & Arboretum Visitor Pavilion, Knoxville, USA

Foster + Partners, UK
Maggie’s at the Robert Parfett Building, Manchester, UK

John McAslan + Partners, UK
Sacred Heart Cathedral of Kericho, Kenya

Mecanoo Architecten, The Netherlands
Hilton Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

MET Studio, UK
Exhibition and installations celebrating engineering, London, UK

pH+ Architects, UK
The Milkshake Tree, London, UK

Stanton Williams, UK
The Lighterman, King’s Cross, London, UK

WEISS/MANFREDI Architecture/ Landscape/Urbanism, USA
Marshall Family Performing Arts Center, Addison, Texas, USA

WilkinsonEyre, UK
Wellcome Collection, London, UK

Category sponsored by Turkish Ceramics

Main Image: Hufton+Crow

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