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Nykredit Architecture Award: The Latest Architecture and News

Praksis Arkitekter Selected as Winners of Scandinavia's Most Prestigious Architecture Award

Praksis Arkitekter has been awarded 500,000 DKK as winners of Nykredit's Architecture Awards, the most prestigious architectural distinction in Scandinavia. Founded in 1987 by the Nykredit Foundation, the awards also honored two practices with 250,000 DKK Prizes: the Motivation Award, won by ADEPT, is “an encouragement to continue and further develop an already obvious talent” seen in young architectural practices, while the Sustainability Award, which was introduced in 2016, was won this year by Leth & Gori.

Harbour Houses / ADEPT. Image Courtesy of ADEPTKu.Be House of Culture & Movement / ADEPT. Image Courtesy of ADEPTSlotfelt Barn / Praksis Arkitekter. Image © Christina CapetinoFur Diatoms / Reiulf Ramstad Architects + Leth&Gori. Image © Bjørn Pierri Enevoldsen+ 12

Gottlieb Paludan Architects Awarded Scandinavia’s Largest Architecture Prize

The 2015 Nykredit Architecture Prize has been awarded to Gottlieb Paludan Architects (GPA) for their contribution to the design of public utility and industrial buildings. Founded by the Nykredit Foundation, the 500,000-DKK prize has become Scandinavia’s foremost architectural award, with past winners including Jørn Utzon, Bjarke Ingels and CEBRA.

BIO4. Image Courtesy of Gottlieb Paludan ArchitectsKastrup Substation. Image Courtesy of Gottlieb Paludan ArchitectsOdense Foot and Cycling Brdge. Image Courtesy of Gottlieb Paludan ArchitectsDistrict Cooling Plant. Image Courtesy of Gottlieb Paludan Architects+ 10