Jury

Become a member of the world's biggest jury in architecture history. Help us to support students. There are 536 jurors from 101 countries. The voting will take place over the Internet max to four times a year. You will not travel, you will help.

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sadam Ali

A real building is one on which the eye can light and stay.

pakistani
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Sohrab Azizollahi

Sohrab Azizollahi is an Iranian Architect, who his projects were awarded and recognized in several international architectural festivals and competitions. He has founded his professional practice, Sohrab Azizollahi Studio in 2009, and also has worked as a freelance architect in architectural competitions. He has participated in many construction projects, including his own designs as an executive principal and director. His most important awarded project is “Each devastated cities” which was awarded the iF Design Talent Awards 2017 in Germany, and he has been shortlisted and honored in several international architectural awards such as INSPIRELI Awards in Prague, 2A Asia Architectural Awards, in Vienna & Berlin, and Middle East Architect Awards in UAE.

His main focus in architectural and urban design and research is on the environmental design process and using smart technologies for providing sustainability in the projects, besides considering the context and culture.

He also has researched and practiced about the renovation of destroyed cities or areas caused by war or natural disaster.

Iranian
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Armin Sepic

Devoted to experimental architecture and competitions as well as architecture and interior design. Guidelines in my creative process are sustainability, energy efficiency, technology, simplicity and human, tailor-made approach. 

Bosnia and Herzegovina
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Elobaid Elfadil

Lead studio-design lecturer and researcher specialized in (architectural Visualization and photography, architectural morphogenesis and form-finding ,  architectural tectonics and Aesthetics). Additionally,  there is a considerable interest in developing (architectural pedagogies, design-knowledge,  and critical thinking skill-sets) within the architectural education.

Sudanese
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Giuseppe Resta

PROFFERLO is an architecture think tank focused on pavilions, exhibition design, and domestic spaces

Italy
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Saimir Kristo

Saimir Kristo, Ph.D. is an architect and urban designer, Vice-Dean and lecturer in the Faculty of Architecture and Design at POLIS University. Saimir is also an alumnus of the International Visitor Leadership Program organized by the State Department of the U.S.A and a member of civil society. He is active in engaging communities and developing a common platform for discussion in the field of architecture and urban planning. He is the curator of Tirana Architecture Week 2014 - [En] Visioning Future Cities and Tirana Design Week 2015 – Design NOW, following his experience in several Urban Regulatory Plans in Albania. Keynote speaker in several conferences and member of international award juries.  He is a board member of A10 new European Architecture Cooperative in the Netherlands, Future Architecture Platform project manager for Albania and organizer of PechaKucha Night Tirana. His research activities extend out of Albania with books and various publications in international journals.

Albanian
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Yasmin Bushra

Working to serve communities who can benefit the most from thoughtful and efficient research + design yet have the least access to it. Through my work, which includes small scale experimental projects and public space installations, I advocate for spatial justice in the pursuit of inclusive and resilient cities and communities.

Ethiopian
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Martin Dudasko
private company
chief architect
Professional settings
Australia
private company
chief architect
Professional settings
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Roland Baldi

CEO of Roland Baldi architects

The architectural studio Roland Baldi is active in architecture and urban planning, but also covers the fields of interior and landscape architecture as well as design. The projects - for the most part following successfully entered competitions - span over a large variety of different architecture manifestations including industrial, commercial and residential buildings, urban planning, infrastructure, buildings for educational purposes and a variety of other studies up to furniture design. The architect’s office is working under the motto „simple but different“ and focuses its attention on sustainability. Many of the implemented projects have been awarded with national and international architecture awards and presented in reputable exhibitions (i.a. Biennale of Architecture São Paulo 2012, Biennale of Architecture Venice 2006, 2014 e 2018, „New Architecture in South Tyrol 2006-2012“, solo exhibition in the Prisma Gallery in Bolzano 2012, alpitecture meets biennale 2014, Premio Architettura Città di Oderzo , South Tyrol Architecture Award 2013, best architects award 2014, Iconic Award 2014 e 2016).

Italy
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Mona Rady
Egyptian
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Emmanuel Nsibula

From the republic democratic of Congo practising in south Africa. 

My architectural philosophy consists of finding the right balance between being innovative,responsive, financially and enviromentally aware, in order to make good architecture accessible to all.

My Design process consist of 3 things:

  1. Understanding the context 
  2. Responding to the user needs
  3. Exploring new ways of resolving issues from the first two points

I believe Architecture should be pushing its boundaries and that each building should not just be a functional structure but a unique answer to a social, a contextual or even an economical problem.

Congolese
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Milica Vujošević

Sustainable architecture and energy efficiency in buildings 

Montenegro
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Elsa Abi Ramia

My main focus is architecture in motion, and sustainable architecture .  How to create and see architecture as in four dimensions where humans are the fourth dimension (The interreaction between human body and architecture environement). Urban scenography is what i'm seeking to learn and achieve for the upcoming years...

I was participating in the competition and i was elected between the finalists in architecture category ... in these difficult periods with a global pandemic and very difficult economic situation in my country... what gave me hope and made me create connexions with a huge online plateform from different coutries was the competition ... I was grateful to be part of it and i would love to spread hope and encourage other students to participate  so we can share ideas , dreams and visions ...

Lebanese

My main focus is architecture in motion, and sustainable architecture .  How to create and see architecture as in four dimensions where humans are the fourth dimension (The interreaction between human body and architecture environement). Urban scenography is what i'm seeking to learn and achieve for the upcoming years...

I was participating in the competition and i was elected between the finalists in architecture category ... in these difficult periods with a global pandemic and very difficult economic situation in my country... what gave me hope and made me create connexions with a huge online plateform from different coutries was the competition ... I was grateful to be part of it and i would love to spread hope and encourage other students to participate  so we can share ideas , dreams and visions ...

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NGUYEN QUOC TUAN

historical urban & architecture + public spaces and its changing under the impact of social / economic pressure.

Vietnam

historical urban & architecture + public spaces and its changing under the impact of social / economic pressure.

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Zigar Ahmad

My design focus is to fulfil the clients requirements, expectations and goal achievement through creativity, ease of process and value. 

Pakistan