With this award, we aim to recognize those whose exemplary works show an understanding that good architecture embodies more than just the practical functions of a building.
Their innovative creations must inspire societal development and offer a lasting impact on the users as well as the economy. Their work must encourage competition within the architectural industry. The Architect of the Year award is an honorary recognition of achievement to its winner. The mission of the Architecture Award is to advance the appreciation and exposure of quality architectural design. The award not only celebrates creativity and innovation in the fields of architectural design, but also acknowledges sustainability in design by offering solutions to environmental issues.
1. Residential Architecture: apartments, private houses, housing developments, multi-unit dwellings etc.
2. Commercial Architecture: offices, studios, warehouses, factories, shops, retail outlets, showrooms, department stores, food markets, shopping centres and salons.
3. Hospitality Architecture: cafes, bars, restaurants, hotels, spas, clubs, cinemas, fitness centres etc.
4. Institutional Architecture: galleries, museums, theatres, exhibition venues, places of worship, educational institutions, medical institutions, libraries, consulates, governmental buildings, airports etc.