200 Practicing Specifiers Choose the Definitive List of the World’s Best Building Products.

Buildings rely on both cutting-edge materials and products that have passed the test of time - the A+Product Awards was created to celebrate both. With a jury comprising specifying architects and categories spanning essential materials and new-to-market innovations, the A+Product Awards are the definitive list of the world's best building products. The new A+Products season launches in Spring 2021.

2020 A+Product Award Winners

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  • Yves Behar

    Yves Behar is the founder of fuseproject, the San Francisco and New York based design and branding firm he established in 1999. He is also Chief Creative Officer at Jawbone, where for the last 11 years his products, brand and communications work has helped the company become a leader in wearable and audio consumer electronics. Behar is also the Creative Co-Founder of OUYA, an open sourced gaming platform, and is Co-founder of start-up August, a next generation home entry system. His other collaborations with renowned partners such as Herman Miller, GE, Puma, PayPal, SodaStream, Samsung, Issey Miyake, Prada and many others have received international acclaim.

  • Neri Oxman

    Neri Oxman is an American–Israeli architect, designer, and professor at the MIT Media Lab, where she leads the Mediated Matter research group. She is known for art and architecture that combine design, biology, computing, and materials engineering. Many of Oxman's projects use 3D printing and fabrication techniques. They include the Silk Pavilion, spun by silkworms released onto a nylon frame, Ocean Pavilion, a water-based fabrication platform that built structures out of chitosan, G3DP, the first 3D printer for optically transparent glass, and collections of 3D-printed clothing and wearables worn in couture shows and performances. She has held exhibitions at the Museum of Modern Art, the Centre Pompidou, and Boston's Museum of Science, is a senior fellow in the Design Futures Council, and was the recipient of a Cooper Hewitt National Design Award in 2018.

  • Julian Weyer

    Julian Weyer was born in Berlin, and has lived in Denmark since 1975, where he finished his studies at the Aarhus School of Architecture in 1994. Since then, he has lectured at the School of Architecture, and worked professionally as an architect, before becoming a partner of C.F. Møller Architects in 2007.
    Julian Weyer has extensive experience in the field of architecture, landscape architecture and urban design, including numerous competition wins and award-winning designs. He is working on projects in Denmark, Germany and the UK as well as worldwide. He is also a frequent lecturer worldwide, and author of articles and book publications. Awards include the Civic Trust Award, RIBA International Award, Aarhus Municipality Architecture Award, Residential of the Year WAN AWARD, Worldwide Brick Award and the Danish Academy Council prize. He is working on projects in Denmark, Germany and the UK as well as worldwide.

  • Cheryl Durst

    As Vice President and CEO of the International Interior Design Association, Cheryl Durst is an innovator and visionary driver of progress in the Interior Design industry. Since joining the IIDA in 1997, Durst has helped grow the organization to 15,000 members across 58 countries, curates and publishes Perspective, the association’s thought-leadership journal, and directs all IIDA programs, including more than a dozen global design competitions, which recognize worldwide excellence in interior design. She was inducted into Interior Design magazine’s Hall of Fame in 2016.

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Yves Behar is the founder of fuseproject, the San Francisco and New York based design and branding firm he established in 1999. He is also Chief Creative Officer at Jawbone, where for the last 11 years his products, brand and communications work has helped the company become a leader in wearable and audio consumer electronics. Behar is also the Creative Co-Founder of OUYA, an open sourced gaming platform, and is Co-founder of start-up August, a next generation home entry system. His other collaborations with renowned partners such as Herman Miller, GE, Puma, PayPal, SodaStream, Samsung, Issey Miyake, Prada and many others have received international acclaim.

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The A+Awards Book

Architizer: The World’s Best Products is an annual e-book cataloguing the world’s best and most innovative products. Featuring select A+Awards winners, The World’s Best Products is the definitive resource for specifying architects at Architizer’s 17,000 member firms. See the 2020 book here.

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Global Exposure

Good design produces something that the world didn't know it was missing.

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With the largest online architecture community on the planet, the A+Product Awards deliver unprecedented exposure for Winners. Your brand will be recognized as an industry leader by Architizer's 7+ million online audience, numerous international media outlets, and over 400,000 public voters.

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The A+Trophy

Our winners deserve a truly remarkable showpiece. That's why we work closely with some of the world's best awards designers to create a bespoke trophy that reflects our winners' outstanding design ethos and achievements.

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Design for a Changing World

The world around us never stops evolving, but in 2020, the rate of change accelerated on all fronts. Our environment, our social landscape, and our daily lives were upended, giving rise to immense challenges across the globe. For designers, these turbulent times provide rich opportunities for innovation. Pioneering design is not just a thing of beauty — it can transform society, making it more resilient, empowered, and prepared for what the future might hold. The 2021 A+Product Awards will celebrate design for a changing world.