Expanding on the A+Awards — the world's largest architectural awards program — the A+Firm Awards will spotlight the best in the AEC industry, giving innovative companies the global recognition they deserve. It is the only program designed explicitly to reward studios of all sizes, geographies, and specializations.
Join the extraordinary ranks of Architizer's past Special Honoree A+Award Winners, including:
2014 Firm of the Year:
BIG - Bjarke Ingels Group
2015 Firm of the Year: Reiulf Ramstad Architects
2016 Firm of the Year:
Studio Gang Architects
2017 Firm of the Year:
2018 Firm of the Year:
"It’s an incredible honor and, of course, very humbling. To be recognized for work that you deeply believe in is incredibly rewarding."
—Sir David Frank Adjaye OBE RA, Principal of Adjaye Associates, Winner of Architizer's 2017 Firm of the Year Award. Photo © Ed Reeve
“Firm of the Year is a great appreciation of our work, because Architizer is such an international, global platform.”
—Jacob van Rijs, co-founder and principal architect of MVRDV, Winner of Architizer's 2018 Firm of the Year Award. Photo by Bastiaan van der Sluis
The A+Firm Awards honors firms at every level and every region of the world. The program is open to architecture firms, landscape architects, engineers, interior designers, rendering studios and photographers.
Award categories (final list TBC) will offer opportunities for firms of all sizes, specialisms and geographies:
Best Small Firm
Best Medium Firm
Best Large Firm
Best XL Firm
Best Young Firm
Best in North America
Best in Central and South America
Best in Asia
Best in Europe
Best in Africa
Best in Australasia
Architecture - Private Residential
Architecture - Multi Unit Residential
Architecture - Commercial
Architecture - Cultural
Architecture - Institutional
Architecture - Hospitality
Architecture - Humanitarian
Architecture - Urban Planning
Architecture - Conceptual
Interior Design - Residential
Interior Design - Commercial
Interior Design - Other
Real Estate Developer
Eligible firms can submit for multiple awards categories, so there are many ways to win. Here's why you should enter this year's A+Firm Awards:
Be seen by the best.
Gain global exposure.
Have your mission heard.
The jury will comprise industry leaders from real estate, education, technology and design.
Winners will be celebrated year-round with an audience of 7.5M+ on Architizer.com.
Winners will be published globally on Architizer Journal, viewed by millions.