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Wienerberger Brick Award 

San Bernardo Chapel, Argentina, Nicolás Campodonico Estudio. Photo Nicolás Esteban Campodonico

Few structural materials can match the humble brick in its versatility of expression and functionality.

Terra Cotta Studio, Vietnam , Tropical Space. Photo Oki Hiroyuki

The Wienerberger Brick Award is an internationally established architectural prize, presented biannually to the diverse and innovative usage of bricks in walls, façades, roofs and paving. This year, the expert jury of renowned architects have selected the... more


WAN Wood in Architecture Award 

The Hardelot Elizabethan Theatre by Studio Andrew Todd takes wins the Wood in Architecture Award 2017. “Hardelot Elizabethan Theatre is a modern interpretation of the Elizabethan theatre embracing timber construction in a contemporary way, and creating a rich, well detailed auditorium and expressive building form. It is both inventive in terms of construction and erection of the CLT frame as well as original in the use of timber, particularity... more


Metal Architecture Awards

Acting as a beacon for Shelby Farms Park in Memphis, Tenn., the First Tennessee Visitor Center grabbed the attention of the Design Award judges for its use of aluminum bar grate as the building... more

First Tennessee Visitor Center at Shelby Farms Park,
Memphis, Tenn.

One judge said he thought it was a pretty interesting architectural choice, and that it was a very impressive looking project. "There's something about it that's monumental for the program that it is trying to host," he said. "It feels like a brave project, using one element and repeating it everywhere as a... more

University of California Berkeley Art Museum and
Pacific Film Archive 

New Product Showcase

Accuride International has provided architects with the finest premium movement solutions.

Acme Brick
We start with rich clays and shales, carefully selected for color and durability.
ACT, Inc., D’MAND®
We have continuously been engaged in the research, development, engineering and manufacturing of...

Carter Millwork
Builders and designers the world over prefer the architectural flexible moulding manufactured...
Dri- Design
Dri-Design was invented to solve what were viewed as significant shortfalls of traditional metal panel...

Consisting of up to 80% recycled rubber and plastic materials, we are the leading manufacturer of...

FabricMate Systems
Fabricmate Wall Finishing Solutions manufactures functional acoustic and protective wall finishing solutions.

Feeney has pioneered industry leading-leading cable rail systems and other architectural and rigging...
GH Bruce
G.H. BRUCE designs and builds custom Tensile Sculptures.

Goliath Tech
Manufacturer and installer of helical screw piles.

Heather & Little                        
The industry leader in supplying ornamental sheet metal fabrications, sheet metal roof ornaments and...

Invisible Structures
Manufacturer of environmentally friendly site development products.

PABCO Gypsum   
Manufacturing quality gypsum products for your needs.
Peterson Manufacturing
Nationally recognized leader in the production of high-quality precast concrete site amenities.
Pioneer Millworks
The storied character of reclaimed wood or the monochromatic sleekness of sustainably harvested.

Made from natural mined quartz from ancient river beds and is extraordinarily strong and will last...

One of the world’s leading producers of fabric architecture.
Weather Shield
A leader in new and replacement windows and doors. Our premium windows and doors are fully...

Innovators - A Look Back


Fritz Eller 
1927 - 2018
“Building needs morality”


State parliament, Düsseldorf, 1988

one of Germany's most important postwar architects. He helped shape the look of many cities in West Germany, designing such buildings as the state... more Fritz


John Brookes
1941- 2018
"Making the elegant shed has been a fine indulgence"



He presented the 1984 television series The Elegant Shed, and co-authored the book of the same name. Mitchell was awarded the gold medal of the New Zealand Institute of Architects (NZIA) in 2005. more

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