Archinect - News 2015-07-29T09:33:48-04:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/121599686/the-five-2015-mies-van-der-rohe-award-finalists-are-revealed The five 2015 Mies van der Rohe Award finalists are revealed Justine Testado 2015-02-25T18:15:00-05:00 >2015-02-26T17:22:47-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/xf/xfy7mf1td7ppanj5.jpg" width="514" height="629" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>From <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/116210253/the-european-mies-van-der-rohe-award-rounds-up-420-nominated-projects-for-2015" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">420</a> to <a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/120447466/the-2015-mies-van-der-rohe-award-shortlists-40-projects" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">40</a> and now the final five. The European Commission and the Fundaci&oacute; Mies van der Rohe announced the finalists of the 2015 European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture &ndash; Mies van der Rohe Award today in London. Initiated in 1987, the biennial &euro;60,000 prize is one of the highest-ranking prizes in European architecture for projects less than 2 years old.</p><p>The award highlights recent projects that best represent the prize's mission to foster design and technological innovation as well as noteworthy contributions from architects across the continent. Previous <a href="http://www.miesarch.com/index.php?option=com_content&amp;view=article&amp;id=23&amp;Itemid=36&amp;lang=en" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">grand-prize winners</a> include familiar names like David Chipperfield Architects, SN&Oslash;HETTA, Zaha Hadid, OMA, Nicholas Grimshaw, Peter Zumthor, Dominique Perrault, Foster + Partners, &Aacute;lvaro Siza Vieira, and Henning Larsen Architects.</p><p>The five contenders are:</p><p>&darr; <strong>Ravensburg Art Museum</strong> <strong>in Ravensburg, Germany by Lederer Ragnarsd&oacute;ttir Oei</strong><br>Authors: Arno Lederer IC), J&oacute;runn Ragnarsd&oacute;ttir, and Marc Oei (DE)</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/a2/a2djibe5sdglipu7.jpg"><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/ms/ms7lpa1bxmq8zlgi.jpg"></p><p>&darr; <strong>Danish Maritime Museum</strong> <strong>i...</strong></p> http://archinect.com/news/article/66636952/five-finalists-for-2013-eu-prize-for-contemporary-architecture-mies-van-der-rohe-award Five Finalists for 2013 EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture - Mies van der Rohe Award Archinect 2013-01-31T14:22:00-05:00 >2013-04-30T13:44:18-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/lb/lb1dkruybfwtmqvb.jpg" width="514" height="343" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Five finalist projects have been announced by the European Commission and the Fundaci&oacute; Mies van der Rohe in the run for the coveted 2013 European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture &ndash; Mies van der Rohe Award.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <strong>UPDATE: </strong><a href="http://archinect.com/news/article/72243899/harpa-wins-2013-eu-prize-for-contemporary-architecture-mies-van-der-rohe-award" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Harpa Wins 2013 EU Prize for Contemporary Architecture - Mies van der Rohe Award</a></p>