Two projects by Mecanoo have been named finalist of the Architizer A+ Awards, one the largest architecture and design awards programmes. Following the selection by a professional jury, five finalists in each category will now be subjected to a popular vote.
The eye-catching Hilton Amsterdam Airport Schiphol, with its impressive 42-metre high atrium made the top five in the category Hotels & Resorts. The modular furniture collection HUBB, designed by Mecanoo and Gispen, is up against four other products in the category Furniture – Contract.
The Architizer A+ Awards strive “to nurture the appreciation of meaningful architecture in the world and champion its potential for a positive impact on everyday life.” In 2016, the Delft Station ceiling was the Jury Winner in the category Architecture +Ceiling.
The Jury Winners and popular Choice Winners will be announced on April 11, 2017. The Award Gala Event will take place May.