Shortlist for the 2018 Architectural Photography Awards Revealed
Long Museum West Bund Shanghai China by Atelier Deshaus. Image © Pawel Paniczko
The shortlist for the
2018 Architectural Photography Awards have been revealed, bringing together 20 atmospheric images of the built environment. Categories this year ranged from a “portfolio of an individual building to a single abstract: with a professional camera or on a mobile phone.”
The 2018 edition saw a record number of entries, with photographs from 47 countries, including the UK (28%), USA (20%), Germany (6%), and China (5%). The 20 photographs were selected from four categories: exteriors, interiors, sense of place, and buildings in use.
The images will be exhibited at the
World Architecture Festival in Amsterdam from 28th-30th November, where visitors can cast their vote for the winner, to be announced at the WAF Gala Dinner. Public voting for the Mobile category is open until Friday 30th November. The awards are supported by the World Architecture Festival and PICSEL, and sponsored by Sto and Dornbracht. Shortlist Azur Arena in Antibes, France by Auer Weber architects. Image © Aldo Amoretti The Piazza Duomo from the Arengario Balconi of the Palazzo dell'Arengario Museo del 900 in Milan Italy by Italo Rota and Fabio Fornasari. Image © Marco Tagliarino The perforated concrete skin of Vm Estancia in Chennai, Tamil, Nadu, India by KSM. Image © B.R.S. Sreenag © Dirk Vonten. ImageCastle Neuschwanstein in winter The Vantablack Pavilion, Pyeongchang, South Korea. Image © Laurian Ghinitoiu A semi-abandoned power station in Kelenfold, Budapest, Hungary. Image © Roman Robroek The Hive at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK by Wolfgang Buttress. Image © Omer Kanipak Swimmers on the riverside opposite the construction of Raffles City Chongqing, China by Sadfie Architects. Image © Zhu Wenqiao The Bank of China Tower, Ningbo, China by SOM. Image © He Zhenhuan The Vortex, Bloomberg HQ, London, UK by Foster + Partners. Image © James Newton The Ouse Valley viaduct in Sussex, UK by David Mocatta. Image © Andrew Robertson Long Museum West Bund Shanghai China by Atelier Deshaus. Image © Pawel Paniczko The Hive at the Royal Botanic Gardens, Kew, UK, during winter by Wolfgang Buttress. Image © Jeff Eden The Seashore Chapel in Qinhuangdao China by Vector Architects. Image © Ai Qing The ceiling of Liege-Guillemins station in Belgium by Santiago Calatrava. Image © Suraj Garg Auburn University, Auburn, Alabama, USA. Image © Brad Feinknopf Hong Kong Zhuhai Macau Border Crossing Facility by ECADI. Image © Shao Feng The Theodore Gouvy Theatre in Freyming-Merlebach, France by Dominique Coulon & Associes. Image © Eugeni Pons Apartment building in Yaiza, Lanzarote. Image © Marius Liukevicius A Soviet-era Sanatorium "Sacartvelo" with a stray dog and rubbish, in the town of Tskaltubo in the former Soviet Republic of Georgia designed by architect Kalashniko. Image © Ryan Koopmans