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Seventy-nine shortlisted buildings have won the prestigious 2017 American Architecture Awards® for the best new buildings designed and constructed by American architects in the U.S. and abroad and by international architects for buildings designed and built in the United States. Now in its 23rd year, The American Architecture Awards were announced today (Tuesday, March 27) by The Chicago Athenaeum: Museum of Architecture and Design and The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies—organizers of this annual prestigious program for Design Excellence and for the best and finest contributions to innovative contemporary American architecture. The American Architecture Awards are the nation’s highest public awards given by a non-commercial, non-trade affiliated, public arts, culture and educational institution. From a shortlist of 300 buildings and urban planning projects, this year’s American Architecture Awards went to exceptional buildings designed for every stage of our lives: skyscrapers, corporate headquarters, governmental buildings, science and technology centers, transportation centers, airports, hotels, parks, pavilions, restorations and renovations, retail facilities, housing projects, private homes, schools, universities, art, cultural and health buildings, urban planning and landscape architecture, interiors, and other humanitarian and educational initiatives.
The Chicago Athenaeum, together with The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies, will present an exhibition of all awarded buildings for 2017. The exhibition, New American Architecture opens at Contemporary Space in Athens (74 Mitropoleos Street) Athens, Greece.
Duration of Exhibition: 27/07 until 10/08/2017
Opening days & hours: Wednesday until Sunday, 2 -9 p.m
Contemporary Space Athens
The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies
Mitropoleos 74, 10563, Plaka, Athens, Greece
Phone: +30 210 342 8511, Fax: +30 210 342 8512