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Regional Holcim Awards 2014
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Regional Holcim Awards 2014 Europe

Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Winners of the Holcim Awards 2014 Europe main prizes (l-r): Luis Basabe and Luis Palacios (Bronze); Gilles Delalex (Silver); Francisco Leiva, Lucia Pierro and Marco Scarpinato (Gold); and Enrique Arenas (Bronze).
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Presentation of the Holcim Awards Gold 2014 Europe for “Anthropic Park: Freshwater ecological reserve and remediation, Saline Joniche, Italy” (l-r): Francisco Leiva, Grupo aranea, Alicante, Spain; Marco Scarpinato and Lucia Pierro, AutonomeForme, Palermo, Italy; Bernard Fontana, CEO, Holcim Ltd, Switzerland and Piero Corpina, CEO Holcim Italy. http://www.lafargeholcim-foundation.org/Projects/anthropic-park
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Presentation of the Holcim Awards Silver 2014 Europe for “Public Condenser: Low-cost flexible university building, Paris, France” (l-r): project author Gilles Delalex, Muoto, Paris; Ronan Venetz, Counsellor for transport, industry and sustainable development, Embassy of France in Moscow; Gerard Letellier, CEO Holcim France; Roland Köhler, Member of the Executive Committee responsible for Group region Europe, Holcim Ltd, Switzerland.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Presentation of the Holcim Awards Bronze 2014 Europe for “The Commons: Participatory urban neighborhood, Vienna, Austria” (l-r): Jury representative, Arno Brandlhuber, brandlhuber+, Berlin, Germany; project authors Enrique Arenas, Luis Palacios and Luis Basabe, Arenas Basabe Palacios arquitectos, Madrid, Spain; Josef Nowak, Managing Director Holcim Vienna; Feliciano Gonzales, CEO Holcim Spain; Urs Fankhauser, Holcim Area Manager Western Europe; and Luis Cacho, Chief Counselor for Economics, Embassy of Spain in Moscow.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Presentation of the Holcim Awards Honorable Mention 2014 Europe for “Circular Voids: Energy-efficient office building, Holderbank, Switzerland” (l-r): Harry Gugger, Member of the Board of the Holcim Foundation, Switzerland; Honorable Mention recipient Christian Kerez, Christian Kerez AG, Zurich, Switzerland; Kaspar E.A. Wenger, Holcim Area Manager Central Europe, and CEO Holcim Switzerland; Julien Thöni, Head of the Economic Division, Embassy of Switzerland in Moscow.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Presentation of the Holcim Awards Acknowledgement prize 2014 Europe for “Aggregate Structure: Reusable aggregates requiring no binding agent, Stuttgart, Germany” (l-r): Harry Gugger, Member of the Board of the Holcim Foundation, Switzerland; Acknowledgement prize recipient Karola Dierichs, Institute for Computational Design, University of Stuttgart, Germany; and Urs Kern, CEO Holcim Southern Germany.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Presentation of the Holcim Awards Acknowledgement prize 2014 Europe for “Material Flows: Construction materials recycling and logistics hub, Brussels, Belgium” (l-r): Harry Gugger, Professor for Architectural & Urban Design, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), and Member of the Board of the Holcim Foundation, Switzerland; Lieven De Groote, Ana Castillo, Annekatrien Verdickt and Jan Terwecoren, TETRA architecten, Brussels, Belgium; and Louis Beauchemin, CEO Holcim Belgium and Netherlands.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Presentation of the Holcim Awards “Next Generation” 1st prize 2014 Europe for “X Marks the Spot: Socially-focused architectural design, Pujaire and Roquetas de Mar, Almería, and Madrid, Spain” (l-r): Claude Fussler, Founding member of the Board of the Holcim Foundation, France; Héctor Muñoz, Ignacio Taus, Ricardo Mayor and Hani Jaber, DAT Pangea, Madrid, Spain; and Feliciano Gonzales, CEO Holcim Spain.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Presentation of the Holcim Awards “Next Generation” 2nd prize 2014 Europe for “Net Point: Civic center virtual network, Sortavala, Russia” (l-r): Claude Fussler, Founding member of the Board of the Holcim Foundation, France; “Next Generation” 2nd prize recipients Aleksandr Veshniakov, Nadezhda Pavlova, Natalia Mikhailova, Aleksandra Tyron and Dimitry Ivanov, all St Petersburg, Russia; and Guillermo Brusco, CEO Holcim Russia.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Presentation of the Holcim Awards “Next Generation” 3rd prize 2014 Europe for “Bio Ceramic: Moss-grafted clay tiles for green roofs, Barcelona, Spain” (l-r): Claude Fussler, Founding member of the Board of the Holcim Foundation, France; Iker Luna (from Nicaragua), Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC), Barcelona, Spain; and Feliciano Gonzales, CEO Holcim Spain.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Presentation of the Holcim Awards “Next Generation” 4th prize 2014 Europe for “De-Salination: Symbiotic water supply and landscape regeneration, Dublin, Ireland” (l-r): Claude Fussler, Founding member of the Board of the Holcim Foundation, France; András Dankházi (from Hungary), University College Dublin, Ireland; and Ottó Magera, CEO Holcim Hungary.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Presentation of the Holcim Awards “Next Generation” 5th prize 2014 Europe for “Vertical Restructuring: High-rise tower rehabilitation, Nantes, France” (l-r): Claude Fussler, Founding member of the Board of the Holcim Foundation, France; winner of the “Next Generation” 5th prize, Grégoire Arthuis, Paris, France; and Gerard Letellier, CEO Holcim France.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Presentation of the Holcim Awards “Next Generation” 6th prize 2014 Europe for “Air-Shade: Responsive sustainable shading system, Vienna, Austria” (l-r): Claude Fussler, Founding member of the Board of the Holcim Foundation, France; Nikola Znaor (from Croatia), Academy of Fine Arts, Vienna, Austria; and Horia Adrian, Holcim Area Manager Emerging Europe, Representative of Holcim in the Holcim Awards jury 2014 Europe.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Jury representative Arno Brandlhuber (Germany) applauded the Holcim Awards Gold winning project for its bold philosophical posture – investigating the roles of architecture, landscape design, and urban planning and their constraints through the necessity to allow human existence. “The project frames a discourse on potential forms of relationship between human activity and the natural environment, offering strategies for understanding architecture as a form of action in a symbiotic rapport with nature,” he said.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Harry Gugger, Member of the Board of the Holcim Foundation and Professor for Architectural & Urban Design, Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (EPFL), Switzerland presented the Holcim Awards Acknowledgement and Honorable Mention prize winning projects.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Bernard Fontana, CEO Holcim: “The activities of the Holcim Foundation – the Holcim Forum, various the publications, and of course the Holcim Awards – present excellent platforms for the promotion of sustainable construction.”
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Welcoming guests to the ceremony: Guillermo Brusco, CEO Holcim Russia.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
The audience of the Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony: A total of twelve projects including state-of-the-art designs from leading professionals as well as visions of the next generation were recognized and share more than USD 300,000 prize money.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
“In megacities, the importance of sustainability in construction is vital – but the value of heritage buildings should not be overlooked. The most sustainable buildings are frequently also the most beautiful.” – Sergei Kuznetsov, Welcome Speaker, Chief Architect of the City of Moscow.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Venue of the Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony: Pashkov House, a renowned Neoclassical mansion constructed in the 1780s, standing on a hill overlooking the western wall of the Moscow Kremlin.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Interval entertainment: Russian circus.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Master of Ceremonies: Vladimir Posner, presenter and journalist.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Congratulating members of the winning team (l-r): Bernard Fontana, CEO Holcim with members of the winning team of Holcim Awards Gold 2014 Europe for “Anthropic Park: Freshwater ecological reserve and remediation, Saline Joniche, Italy” Marco Scarpinato and Lucia Pierro, AutonomeForme, Palermo, Italy together with Piero Corpina, CEO Holcim Italy.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Luis Palacios Labrador, Arenas Basabe Palacios arquitectos, Spain, member of the Holcim Awards Bronze winning team for “The Commons: Participatory urban neighborhood, Vienna, Austria”.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Congratulating the winner of the first Holcim Awards Honorable Mention (l-r) Bernard Fontana, CEO Holcim with Swiss architect Christian Kerez who received the special prize for an energy-efficient office building in Holderbank, Switzerland.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Hector Munoz Mendoza and Ignacio Taus Jimenez of DAT Pangea, Spain and winners of the “Next Generation” 1st prize 2014 Europe for “X Marks the Spot: Socially-focused architectural design, Pujaire and Roquetas de Mar, Almería and Madrid, Spain” discuss their project with Lieven De Groote and Ana Castillo of TETRA architecten, Belgium, winners of an Acknowledgement prize for “Material Flows: Construction materials recycling and logistics hub”.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Harry Gugger, Member of the Board of the Holcim Foundation, Switzerland (left) with Karola Dierichs, University of Stuttgart, Institute for Computational Design, Germany, winner of the Holcim Awards Acknowledgement prize for “Aggregate Structure: Reusable aggregates requiring no binding agent, Stuttgart, Germany”.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Members of the “Next Generation” 1st prize 2014 Europe for “X Marks the Spot: Socially-focused architectural design, Pujaire and Roquetas de Mar, Almería and Madrid, Spain” examine the poster explaining their project following the Holcim Awards ceremony.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Winners of the “Next Generation” 2nd prize 2014 Europe for “Net Point: Civic center virtual network, Sortavala, Russia” (l-r): Nadezhda Pavlova, Monolit Set Stroy Company; Aleksandra Tyron, ASTAL open company; Dimitry Ivanov, Sodruzhestvo construction; Natalia Mikhailova, Sodruzhestvo construction; and Aleksandr Veshniakov, Sodruzhestvo construction, all St Petersburg, Russia.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Celebrating at the Holcim Awards reception after receiving the “Next Generation” 3rd prize 2014 Europe for “Bio Ceramic: Moss-grafted clay tiles for green roofs, Barcelona, Spain”: Iker Luna, center (from Nicaragua), Institute for Advanced Architecture of Catalonia (IAAC), Barcelona, Spain.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
András Dankházi (from Hungary), right, winner of the “Next Generation” 4th prize Europe for “De-Salination: Symbiotic water supply and landscape regeneration, Dublin, Ireland” examines the poster of the “Next Generation” 6th project, “Air-Shade”, with winner Nikola Znaor (from Croatia).
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Winner of the “Next Generation” 6th prize for “Air-Shade. Responsive sustainable shading system, Vienna, Austria”, Nikola Znaor (right) chats with a member of the Holcim Awards Bronze winning team for “The Commons: Participatory urban neighborhood, Vienna, Austria”, Luis Palacios Labrador of Arenas Basabe Palacios arquitectos, Spain.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim CEO Bernard Fontana explained to guests how Holcim wants to use its position as a global industry leader and through the Holcim Awards competition to support sustainability beyond the Group’s plants and distribution chains. “The Holcim Foundation seeks to globally interlink knowledge and to advocate a mindset that not only views sustainability in terms of immense technical challenges, but also incorporates architectural excellence and improving the quality of life,” he said.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
The audience awaits the announcement of the winners of the Holcim Awards 2014 for region Europe.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
The Holcim Awards 2014 prize hand-over ceremony for Europe was held at Pashkov House in Moscow. Competition winners from across Europe gathered for the prize announcement and shared in more than USD 300,00 in prize money.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
The Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony was hosted by Holcim Russia: Guillermo Brusco, CEO Holcim Russia.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Urs Fankhauser (left), Holcim Area Manager Western Europe and Louis Beauchemin, CEO Holcim Belgium and Netherlands, review the projects in the Awards poster gallery following the announcement of winners.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Andrés Llopis Pérez (Spain), center chats with members of the Holcim Awards Gold 2014 Europe winning team.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Ballerina Ilze Liepa performs during the Holcim Awards 2014 Europe prize hand-over ceremony held at Pashkov House in Moscow. Competition winners from across Europe gathered for the prize announcement and shared in more than USD 300,00 in prize money.
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Holcim Awards 2014 Europe ceremony, Moscow, Russia
Ballerina Ilze Liepa performs during the Holcim Awards 2014 Europe prize hand-over ceremony held at Pashkov House in Moscow.
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