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Israel Architecture Awards : Green Buildings + Architects – Winners

2 Mar 2010

Project of the Year and the Emilio Ambasz Award for Green Architecture 2013, Israel

Emilio Ambasz Prize for Green Architecture 2013

An initiative of AI and the EU, the competition is open to architects, designers, landscape architects, researchers and students, who are invited to submit work designed or written since 2009.

The work must be organized in PowerPoint or PDF presentation at a maximum weight of 5 MB,beginning with a short explanatory text, including location, purpose, the circumstances in which it was designed or written, its unique aspects and completion date.

Contact: Rachel Ben Aharon
email: [email protected]
www.aiq.co.il +972-9-950-1500


International Award organised by the Architecture Israel Quarterly (AIQ) magazine, in collaboration with the European Union, and the Association of Engineers and Architects in Israel.

Emilio Ambasz Prize Israel

Open to:
Architects, interior designers, landscape architects, and researchers are invited to submit works planned or written since 2007.

Chaired by Siamak G. Shahneshin and Lui Levi Galati, founders of the SHAGAL│iodaa studio, Zurich

30 Mar 2011 registration deadline
30 Jul 2011 submission deadline

Rachel Ben Aharon E-mail: [email protected]
Website: http://www.aiq.co.il/
Phone: +972-3-6471133

Emilio Ambasz Prize Project of the Year Competition – Winners

Building category

First place:
Peres Peace Building, Jaffa
Massimiliano Fuksas Architects, Italy; architect of record – Yoav Messer, Israel
Peres Peace Building Jaffa - Emilio Ambasz Prize

Second place:
Hewlett-Packard office building, Yahud
Amir Mann-Ami Shinar Architects

Hewlett-Packard office building

Third place:
kindergarten structure, Trondheim, Norway
Haugen/Zohar Architects
Trondheim kindergarten

Honorable mention:
Remez community center, Tel Aviv
Mayslits-Kassif Architects
Remez community center

Interior design category

First place: Holiday flat, Herzliya Marina
Paritzki Liani Architects
Herzliya Marina flat

Second place:
Architects office, Airport City, Lod
Auerbach-Halevy Architects and Engineers
Airport City office

Third place:
Color experiential center, Bnei Brak
Einat Klein, Yael Lichi – Interior Architects
Color experiential center

Landscape category

First place: Jaffa slope and beach rehabilitation
Alisa Braudo-Ruth Maoz Landscape Architecture
Jaffa beach

Second place:
Azorim Park, Kiryat Aryeh, Petach Tikva
Miller Blum Environmental Planning
Azorim Park

Third place:
Ibn Gvirol Street renovation, Tel Aviv
Yael Moria-David Sekely Land. Architecture
Ibn Gvirol Street

Unbuilt projects category

First place:
Sport center
Haifa, Israel
KSS London, Mansfeld Kehat Architects, S. Gendler Architects
Sport center Haifa

Second place:
“Free Plan (T)”, conceptual building commemorating Eleanor Raymond, Israel
Shachar Lulav, Oded Rozenkier (competition entry)
Concept Building

Third place, shared 1:
Porter Building for Environmental Studies
Tel Aviv University, Israel
Yosi Cory – Geotectura; Axelrod-Grobman Architects; Chen Architects (competition)
Porter Building

Third place, shared 2:
Culture center
Kiryat Ono, Israel
Amir Mann-Ami Shinar Architects and Planners
Kiryat Ono Cultural Center

Honorary mention 1:
“Kesher” community center, Israel
Guy Zucker – A-Z Studio (competition entry)
Kesher community center

Honorary mention 2:
Urban Fantasy, Hamedina Circle, Israel
Adar Oppenheim – Urbanica Association
Urban Fantasy

Emilio Ambasz Award for Green Architecture – International Prize

First place:
European Investment Bank, Luxembourg
ingenhoven architects, Dusseldorf
European Investment Bank Luxembourg

Second place:
Surry Hills community center, Australia
Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp (FJMT)
Surry Hills community center

Third place, shared 1:
Energie AG office building, Vienna, Austria
Kaufmann & Partners ZT – GmbH
Energie AG office building

Third place, shared 2:
Van Leer Campus, The Netherlands
Schwartz Besnosoff Architects (competition)
Van Leer Campus

Arieh Sharon and Eldar Sharon Prize for Creative Students

First place: “Generative Wind”
Ofir Menachem, Erez Klapper, Shani Lavi
Generative Wind

Second place: “Algorithmic Hybrid”
Bshara Rezik
Algorithmic Hybrid

Third place: “Let Us Live!”
Tomer Dikerman, Nir Levie
Let Us Live

Honorary mention 1: “Urban Farm”
Talia Amrani
Urban Farm

Honorary mention 2: “Living Space”
Shiri Kalay
Living Space

Research category

First place: “Flexible Deployable Systems”, scissors-like elements
Polina Petrova

Second place: “Digital Trilogy” – pedagogical aspect of digital architecture
Prof. Rivka Oxman

Third place: “GreenRing” – connecting the green areas of the Dan Region
Grynhause Architects

Honorary mention: “Geographical Metaphor” – backyards in Tel Aviv
Anat Goldman

Of all these, Yesodot Ha’emek Prize for Israeli Architecture goes to:First place: Peres Peace Building – Peace Peres House
Peace Peres House Jaffa
image : Archivio Fuksas
Second place: Jaffa-Slope rehabilitation (image further up page)
Third place: Haifa stadium and sport center (image further up page)

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Israeli Architecture

Location: Israel, the Middle East

Emilio Ambasz Prize for Green Architecture

Chaired this year by Bjarke Ingels and Thomas Christoffersen of the BIG Group, the judging panel included: Arch. Yitzhak Laiwand – head of the School of Architecture at Tel Aviv University; Arch. Osvaldo Stav – chairman of the judging committee of the Architects Association; Arch. Baruch Baruch – head of the School of Architecture at Wizo Haifa; Glass artist Jeremy Langford; Dr. Tigran Haas, Assoc. Prof. in Urban Planning & Design, Stockholm; Artist Prof. Siona Shimshi; Arch. Prof. Benamy Turkienicz, Brazil; Arch. Prof. Moshe Tzur; Arch. Yosi Sivan; Arch. Prof. Jan Olav Jensen, Oslo; and Arch. Arad Sharon from Sharon Architects that annually grants the Arieh and Eldar Sharon Award for Creative Students.

As every year, management of the competition was in the hands of Rachel Ben Aharon.

Israeli Architects

Israeli Buildings

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