2017 A+Award Winners Announced!
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We thank the sponsors, media sponsors, partners and consultants of The Architizer A+Awards Awards for their generosity and dedication to our mission.


The Wall Street Journal is a global news organization that provides leading news, information, commentary and analysis. Published by Dow Jones, which has nearly 2,000 journalists in more than 75 bureaus around the world, The Wall Street Journal engages readers across print, digital, mobile, social and video. Building on its heritage as the preeminent source of global business and financial news, the Journal includes coverage of U.S. & world news, politics, arts, culture, lifestyle, sports and health. It holds 36 Pulitzer Prizes for outstanding journalism.

WSJ. is an award-winning lifestyle publication dedicated to the power and passions of The Wall Street Journal’s global readership.

The magazine’s unique sensibility — a combination of eye-catching photography and insightful reporting — creates an unparalleled immersive experience and offers our readers a sense of discovery into the worlds of fashion, technology, travel, design, art and entertainment.

WSJ. Magazine’s authoritative storytelling connects with and inspires arbiters of luxury and style across print, digital and social media.


Phaidon is the premier global publisher of the creative arts with over 1,500 titles in print.  It works with the world’s most influential artists, chefs, writers and thinkers to produce innovative books on art, photography, design, architecture, fashion, food and travel and illustrated books for children. Phaidon is headquartered in London and New York City.

In commercial and distinguished residential environments, Corian® and Zodiaq® quartz can be used to create unique, beautiful design statements through numerous applications, including wall cladding, countertops, furniture, lighting fixtures and decorative pieces. Corian® and Zodiaq® are widely used for their superior performance where attractive aesthetics, design flexibility, durability, and cleanability, are high priorities.

Corian® and Zodiaq® are dynamic surfacing materials committed to increasing the beauty and performance of building systems and creating more healthy, sustainable structures.


GRAPHISOFT® ignited the BIM revolution in 1984 with ARCHICAD®, the industry first BIM software for architects. GRAPHISOFT continues to lead the industry with innovative solutions such as its revolutionary BIMcloud®, the world’s first real-time BIM collaboration environment; EcoDesigner™, the world’s first fully BIM-integrated “GREEN” design solution; and BIMx®, the world’s leading mobile app for BIM visualization. GRAPHISOFT is part of the Nemetschek Group.

Sunbrella has revolutionized the way the world thinks about how beautiful fabrics look, feel and perform. With an inspired palette of colors, styles and textures, premium Sunbrella fabric gives designers and architects the material they need to create the extraordinary in marine, shade, residential/upholstery, commercial and contract applications.

The Masco Coatings Group, home to the BEHR® and KILZ® brands, is one of the largest suppliers of paint, primers, stains and surface finish products. Masco is dedicated to meeting the coating and color needs of architectural and design professionals, with an unwavering commitment to quality, innovation and value.

Exclusively sold at The Home Depot, BEHR offers a variety of paints and coatings for every type of job. With The Home Depot’s Pro Xtra Paint Rewards program, pros can receive dedicated field support, simplified ordering, jobsite delivery services and color matching capabilities across 1,977 retail stores.


Since 1873, Kohler Co. has been improving the lives of its customers with exceptional products and services for the home. The company’s diverse product lines and powerful portfolio of brands lead the way in design, craftsmanship and innovation – knit together by uncompromising quality. Kohler offers a breadth of products, including kitchen and bath fixtures and faucets, cabinetry, tile and stone, and engines and power systems. Kohler markets its products under the brand names KOHLER®, STERLING®, KALLISTA®, ANN SACKS™, ROBERN® and KOHLER generators. As a recognized industry leader in kitchen and bath, Kohler offers its customers design inspiration and world-class products.

PSFK is a future-forward online resource that provides creative professionals with a forecast into the smarter and better future, acting as a hub for design, advertising, retail, technology, travel and arts & culture news. Its team of researchers, trend-spotters, reporters and editors help the audiences of our daily site, newsletters, events and reports cut through the noise and spotlight the latest innovations that help people live, work and play better. In tandem with their mission to inspire progressive innovation by highlighting the most innovative ideas in our rapidly-changing world, the PSFK Labs team provides thought-leadership and strategy consulting based on trends research.

AIA San Francisco – Serving the Bay Area for more than a century, the American Institute of Architects, San Francisco Chapter, one of the largest of the AIA’s nearly 300 chapters, represents more than
2,000 members in San Francisco and Marin County. Headquartered in the historic Hallidie Building—America’s first glass-curtain-wall building, designed by Willis Polk and completed in 1917—AIA San Francisco is the Bay Area’s leading destination for architecture
and design.

The RAIC is the leading voice for excellence in the built environment in Canada, demonstrating how design enhances the quality of life, while addressing important issues of society through responsible
architecture. The RAIC’s mission is to promote excellence in the built environment and to advocate for responsible architecture.

It’s a American Institute of Architects New York State’s (AIANYS) Mission to represent the interests of architects, the profession of architecture and provide services to its members in New York State.
AIANYS came together as a means of a cumulative voice for over 8,000 members and oversee the various operational aspects and activities including education, advocacy, public awareness and member services. AIANYS annually hosts the Excelsior Awards for publicly funded programs in New York and the AIANYS Design Awards for firms in New York State to showcase architectural projects from around the world.

v2com is the international newswire specializing in the distribution of design, architecture and lifestyle press kits to the media. As a key reference and a reliable source of quality information and images for media, v2com is the bridge that connects journalists and editors around the world to designers and architects’ work and news. v2com newswire is a distribution service for all professionals in the field of design, architecture and lifestyle who are looking for international media coverage in order to increase their visibility and reputation. You create. We distribute. They publish.

AIA Pennsylvania promotes the profession of architecture throughout the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania while striving for the highest quality in the built environment.

BSA (Boston Society of Architects/AIA) is committed to professional development for our members, advocacy on behalf of great design, and sharing an appreciation for the built environment with the public at large. Established in 1867, the BSA today consists of more than 3,500 members and produces a diverse array of programs and publications, including ABX and ArchitectureBoston. A chapter of the American Institute of Architects, it is a nonprofit, professional-service organization.

ICFF, North America’s premier showcase for contemporary design, annually lures those in determined pursuit of design’s timely truths and latest trends to an encyclopedic exhibition of up-to-the-moment offerings, as well as a series of fascinating, fun, edifying programs, and a packed schedule of exhibits and features.

KBIS, in conjunction with the National Kitchen and Bath Association (NKBA) is an inspiring, interactive platform that showcases the latest industry products, trends and technologies. KBIS is the voice of the kitchen and bath industry and has been for 50 years.

NeoCon is North America’s most important design exposition and conference for commercial interiors.

WantedDesign was founded in New York City in 2011 by Odile Hainaut and Claire Pijoulat. It has established itself as a constant and staunch supporter of U.S. and international design via events, conversations, and partnerships and its yearly programming aims to nurture New York City’s design dialogue. WantedDesign’s original event location, the landmark Terminal Stores building on 11th Avenue in West Chelsea’s Historic District, has become a creative destination for the international design community in May, offering participants and visitors a unique and dynamic experience. The event also serves as a popular and inspiring meeting point for designers, manufacturers, buyers, distributors, craftspeople, students, design institutions, the press and all design lovers.

Metropolis is a monthly magazine about architecture and design, with a focus on sustainability.

Conscious Cities is a field of research and practice focusing on people-centric environments that are aware and responsive; using data analysis, AI, tech, and cognitive science in design. The movement’s events and publications aim to encourage novel methods of observation, drivers for design, methodologies for the production of space, and changes in policy and governance.

BuiltWorlds is a media network and community committed to exploring, understanding, and driving innovation across the built environment, from architecture to engineering, construction to finance, real estate, government, and more. Unlike traditional news media, BuiltWorlds’ goal is to offer companies and industry members a collective place to make valuable connections, learn about the latest technologies, and start important conversations, through live events, social media, and original written and video content.

Interested in sponsoring The Architizer A+Awards? Contact Jonah Kaplan, via email jonah@architizer.com or phone +1 646.525.4004.