The Jury

A demanding jury of distinguished professionals will evaluate the works in a holistic approach, from their conception and construction phases to their final use by the people. In the 2019 cycle, the jury will by formed by:


Dorte Mandrup (Chairwoman)
1961, architect, Copenhagen
Founder and Creative Director of Dorte Mandrup (1999).



George Arbid
1961, architect and critic Beirut
Founding member and director of the Arab Center for Architecture in Beirut and President of the Municipality of Maasser el Chouf.


Angelika Fitz
1967, cultural theorist and curator, Vienna
Director of the Arkitectuzentrum Wien since 2016.



Ștefan Ghenciulescu
1972, architect, publicist and researcher, Bucharest
Editor-in-chief of the international architecture magazine “Zeppelin” and co-founder of “Zeppelin Association”.


Kamiel Klaasse
1967, architect, Amsterdam
Founder of NL Architects (1997) with Walter van Dijk, Pieter Bannenberg and Marc Linneman.


María Langarita
1979, architect, Madrid
Founder of Langarita-Navarro together with Víctor Navarro (2005).


Frank McDonald
1950, journalist, Dublin
Environment Correspondent of the Irish Times from1979 to 1986 and Environment Editor from 2000 to 2015.