Winners Announced:  July 30th, 2018
Winners Resources

Order Your Trophy

The A+Awards Trophy.

  • ORDER YOUR TROPHY: To personalize and order your trophy, log in to the A+Awards Store using your existing username and password. Once logged in, you will be guided through the steps to customize your trophy and complete your order. You will also be given the opportunity to purchase additional personalized trophies for members of your team, clients or any others involved in your success. Each trophy is custom made; please allow eight weeks for delivery after placing your order.

Architizer A+Awards Book

Order Your A+ Book.

  • ARCHITIZER: The World’s Best Architecture is an annual compendium of the world’s most inspiring architecture, published in partnership with Phaidon. Featuring select A+Awards Typology and Plus winners, the book is the definitive guide to the year’s best buildings and spaces. The 2018 Winners Edition will be available in January 2019, and is available for pre-order now.

Promote Achievements

Reasons Why You Should Promote Your Achievement

  • YOU ARE NOW OFFICIALLY AN INDUSTRY LEADER. As an Architizer A+Award recipient you have been identified as an industry leader for architecture and design worldwide.
  • IMPRESS YOUR CLIENTS. Whether it’s maintaining current clients or winning new business, “Architizer A+Awards Recipient” validates your superior work and gives your clients and prospects the confidence they need to invest in your services.
  • MAKE HEADLINES. Being an Architizer A+Award recipient offers countless publicity opportunities in national, local, and trade media, as well as internal communications and marketing materials. We expect coverage from our Architizer A+ Media Partners: Wall Street Journal, WSJ Magazine, Phaidon Books, and more.
  • GET PUBLISHED BY PHAIDON. Phaidon — the premier global publisher of the creative arts with over 1,500 titles in print — will again publish an annual book of the A+Award winners! All Typology and Plus winners will be featured. The book will be released in January 2019 and is available now for preorder at Phaidon.com
  • SALUTE YOUR TEAM IN A BIG WAY. Your Architizer A+Award achievement allows you to recognize your valued employees for their accomplishments. There’s no better way to show them that you think their work is award winning than to share your A+ news with the world.
  • STAND OUT AMONG YOUR PEERS. Out of the thousands of projects that were submitted, there are only a handful of honorees chosen by the Jury and Voting Public. By coming this far, you’ve proven your work is one of the few that truly stands out.
  • STAY CONNECTED As an Architizer A+Award recipient, your work is eligible to be featured on Architizer.com and publicized by our partners. We’ve also uploaded your work to our database so that people can view your projects and learn more about what you do. You’ve done the work, let us highlight your achievement in a big way!
  • RECEIVE VALIDATION FOR A JOB WELL DONE. Now more than ever, the value of architecture is crucial for every city and nation around the globe. As an A+Award recipient, your work exemplifies excellence in the industry, which you’ll be able to share with your clients and colleagues.

PR Tips

Sure-fire ways to make sure the right people know about your A+ achievement.

DEVISE A PUBLIC RELATIONS PLAN
Don’t be shy about your Architizer A+Awards accomplishment. Now is the time to promote your achievement – and your success – by doing targeted outreach to a wide-variety of national, local and online media.

Here are some tips of the trade: Write and distribute a press release highlighting your award – you can develop and implement media campaigns to generate attention. You should target news sites and blogs that cover your category or industry, as well as your hometown media. Pitch yourself for a feature story at pertinent media outlets. Use your A+ Achievement as a news peg for the media to cover your success, growth, and future plans.

In all your media outreach, you’ll want to include the key facts about Architizer A+Awards, which you can find at the A+Awards Fact Sheet. If media need official Architizer logos and site badges you’ll find those in the Image section below.

SHARE WITH YOUR NETWORK
Send a special email to your network of colleagues, vendors, friends, family and customers to let them know about your award.

MAKE YOUR A+AWARD ACHIEVEMENT A CENTERPIECE OF YOUR MARKETING PLAN
Take out an ad in a local or national newspaper or magazine, or add a A+Award logo to materials that you’ve already scheduled.

SHINE IN YOUR EMAIL SIGNATURE
Have your team highlight their A+ Achievement in their email signatures.

BRAG TO YOUR FAVORITE BLOG
There are dozens of blogs that cover every industry. These online outlets are a great way to spread the word about your nomination.

SPICE UP YOUR COMPANY AND PERSONAL BIO
Adding this honor to your company or personal bio will show potential customers and partners that your work is award-winning.


Social Media

UPDATE YOUR SOCIAL NETWORKS
Share news about your nomination on Twitter, Facebook, Instagram, Pinterest, LinkedIn, and more! It is a great way to way to share your A+ achievement.
Here’s a few sample posts to get your started:

“Our project [project name] in the [category name] was selected a Winner in this year’s Architizer A+Awards! Check it out: awards.architizer.com/winners-gallery/ #ArchitizerAwards”

“Excited to be a Winner in this year’s @ArchitizerAward. See our work at awards.architizer.com/winners-gallery/ #ArchitizerAwards”

LET US KNOW
We love to hear about winners who are celebrating their achievement, so let us know what you’re doing by tweeting at us at @ArchitizerAward and @architizer and liking us on the Architizer and A+Awards Facebook Pages. And don’t forget to tag us when you do post!


Fact Sheet

All media love facts, numbers and statistics. Here are some media-friendly facts and statistics about the Architizer A+Awards to help strengthen your pitch for your story:

Key Dates:
July 10, 2018: Popular Choice Award voting begins.
July 20, 2018: Popular Choice Award voting ends.
July 30, 2018: Architizer A+ Jury Winners and Popular Choice Winners Announced.

About Architizer:
Architizer’s core mission is to Empower Architects, via our new marketplace connecting architects and building product manufacturers, and via our inspiring content, awards program, and global reach spotlighting the world’s best architecture. We connect architects with the tools they need to build better buildings, better cities, and a better world.

About the Awards:
The Architizer A+Awards is the largest awards program focused on promoting and celebrating the year’s best architecture and products. Its mission is to nurture the appreciation of meaningful architecture in the world and champion its potential for a positive impact on everyday life. Imagine your best work in front of a global audience of 400+ million.

Judges:
Winners are chosen by our illustrious jury including such industry luminaries as Denise Scott Brown, Bjarke Ingels and Tom Kundig, as well as personalities from beyond architecture like Tony Hsieh (CEO, Zappos), Yves Behar (Fuseproject), John Edelman (CEO, Design Within Reach), Cameron Sinclair (Architecture for Humanity) and Barry Bergdoll (MoMA).

Judging Criteria:
Winners are selected for recognition based on excellence in the following criteria:

  • Form
  • Function
  • Innovation
  • Intent (Plus Categories only)
  • Reality (Plus Categories only)

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Logos and Digital Badges

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Winner
Use the below site badges to promote your achievement.


Please contact Customer Service at awards@architizer.com with any questions.