European Union Contemporary Architecture Prize – Mies van der Rohe Prize 2019. A social housing in Formentera, work of IBAVI, Sant Ferran, Formentera among the 40 selected.

PALMA, 17.01.2018. The European Commission and the Mies van der Rohe Foundation today announced the 40 works
selected to compete for the Prize for Contemporary Architecture of the European Union - Mies van der Rohe Award 2019.

The jury formed by Dorte Mandrup, George Arbid, Angelika Fitz, Ştefan Ghenciulescu, Kamiel Klaasse, María Langarita and Frank McDonald, met for three days in Barcelona to discuss the most relevant challenges faced by contemporary European society and its architecture.

A social housing in Formentera, work of IBAVI Life Reusing Posidonia / 14 social dwellings in Sant Ferran, Formentera is among the 40 selected. In Spain there are 5 other works built: Plasencia Auditorium and Congress Center – selgascano; Civic Center Lleialtat Santsenca – HARQUITECTES; Desert City – GARCIAGERMAN ARCHITECTS; House 1413 – HARQUITECTES and Solo House – OFFICE Kersten Geers David Van Severen.

In addition, there are 3 Spanish studies projects built in: Belgium: De Krook library – Coussée & Goris architecten, RCR Arquitectes; Estonia: Arvo Pärt center – Nieto Sobejano Architects; and in Poland: Silesia University’s Radio and Television department – BAAS architecture, Grupa 5 Architekci, Małeccy Biuro Projektowe.

383 projects were nominated for the award and a jury of experts selected the 40 shortlisted:

Nombre Obra Programa País Obra Ciudad Obra Estudio Ciudad Estudio
Skanderbeg Square Urban planning AL Tirana 51N4E, Plant en Houtgoed, Anri Sala, iRI Bruselas, Tirana, Lovaina, Tirana
House of Music Innsbruck Uso Mixto AT Innsbruck Erich Strolz, Dietrich | Untertrifaller Architekten Innsbruck, Bregenz
Aspern Federal School Educación AT Viena fasch&fuchs.architekten Viena
Performative Brise- Soleil Collective housing AT Viena StudioVlayStreeruwitz ZT-GMBH Viena
Residential care center KAPELLEVELD Social welfare BE Ternat architecten de vylder vinck taillieu Gante
PC CARITAS Sanidad BE Melle architecten de vylder vinck taillieu Gante
Ryhove Urban Factory Industrial BE Gante Trans Gante
De Krook library Educación BE Gante Coussée & Goris architecten, RCR Arquitectes Gante, Olot
Residential and studio building at the former Berlin flower market Collective housing DE Berlín Ifau, HEIDE & VON BECKERATH Berlín, Berlín
Terracehouse Berlin Uso Mixto DE Berlín Brandlhuber+ Emde, Burlon, Muck Petzet Architekten Berlín, Munich
Streetmekka Viborg Deporte y ocio DK Viborg EFFEKT Copenhague
Hammershus Visitors Centre Cultura DK Hammershus Arkitema Architects, Christoffer Harlang Aarhus, Hellerup
LEGO House Cultura DK Billund BIG – Bjarke Ingels Group Copenhague
Arvo Pärt centre Cultura EE Laulasmaa Nieto Sobejano Arquitectos Madrid
Life Reusing Posidonia/ 14 social dwellings  in Sant Ferran, Formentera Collective housing ES Sant Ferran de ses Roques IBAVI Palma
Civic Centre Lleialtat Santsenca Cultura ES Barcelona HARQUITECTES Sabadell
Plasencia Auditorium and Congress Centre Cultura ES Plasencia selgascano Madrid
Desert City Mixed use ES Madrid GARCIAGERMAN ARQUITECTOS Madrid
House 1413 Single house ES Ullastret HARQUITECTES Sabadell
Solo House Single house ES Matarranya OFFICE Kersten Geers David Van Severen Bruselas
Helsinki Central Library Oodi Education FI Helsinki ALA Architects Ltd. Helsinki
The Perret Hall – Cultural Centre Cultura FR Montataire Atelier d’architecture Pierre Hebbelinck, HBAAT – HELEEN HART — MATHIEU BERTELOOT Lieja, Lille
Museum of Arts, Nantes Cultura FR Nantes Stanton Williams Architects Londres
E26 (school refectory) Education FR Montbrun-Bocage BAST Toulouse
‘Théodore Gouvy’ Theatre in Freyming-Merlebach Cultura FR Freyming-Merlebach Dominique Coulon et associés Estrasburgo
Transformation of 530 dwellings – Grand Parc Bordeaux Collective Housing FR Burdeos Frédéric Druot Architecture, Lacaton & Vassal architectes, Christophe Hutin Architecture Burdeos, París, Burdeos
ENSAE PARISTECH, Campus Paris-Saclay Education FR París CAB ARCHITECTES (CALORI AZIMI BOTINEAU) Niza
Lafayette Anticipations Cultura FR París O.M.A. Rotterdam
St. Mary’s Medieval Mile Museum Cultura IE Kilkenny McCullough Mulvin Architects Dublín
14 Henrietta Street Cultura IE Dublín Shaffrey Architects Dublín
M9 Museum District Cultura IT Venecia Sauerbruch Hutton Berlín
Prada productive headquarter Industria IT Arezzo Canali associati s.r.l. Parma
Musis Sacrum Cultura NL Arnhem van Dongen – Koschuch Architects and Planners. Amsterdam
Visitor center park Vijversburg Cultura NL Leeuwarden STUDIO MAKS with the collaboration of Junya Ishigami & Ass. Rotterdam
Silesia University’s Radio and Television department Educación PL Katowice BAAS arquitectura, Grupa 5 Architekci, Małeccy Biuro Projektowe Barcelona, Varsovia, Katowice
Lisbon Cruise Terminal Infraestructura PT Lisboa Carrilho da Graça Lisboa
Restoration, refurbishment of the headquarters of the order of architects of Romania. Bucharest branch Oficina RO Bucarest STARH – Birou de arhitectura (Florian & Iulia Stanciu) Bucarest
Occidentului 40 Collective Housing RO Bucarest ADN Birou de Arhitectura Bucarest
Reconstruction of Museum of Contemporary Art, Belgrade Cultura RS Belgrado nooto, Dejan Todorović architect Belgrado, Belgrado
Adaptation of the former factory Mlynica Uso Mixto SK Bratislava GutGut Bratislava