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Regional LafargeHolcim Awards 2020
Latin America

Regional LafargeHolcim Awards 2020 Latin America

The winners of the LafargeHolcim Awards Next Generation prizes for Latin America have been announced. The winning projects from Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, and Columbia sensitively deal with fundamental aspects of sustainability.

Replay announcement (video)


The LafargeHolcim Awards (Gold, Silver and Bronze) and Acknowledgement prize winners for Latin America will be announced in a hybrid event on November 13, 2021, as part of the 17th international Biennale of Architecture in Venice, Italy.

"Next Generation" prizes

"Next Generation" 1st prize | USD 25,000 | Manaus, Brazil

Buoyant Housing in Brazil
Riverside living and community complex
Main Author
Danielle Gregorio - Universidade de São Paulo (USP), São Paulo, Brazil Read more »

"Next Generation" 2nd prize | USD 20,000 | Resistencia, Argentina

Fluid Buffer in Argentina
Urban flood mitigation and recreation infrastructure
Main Authors
Gimena Ailen Ponce Abba - University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Argentina; María Florencia Ruiz Cabello - University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Argentina; María Rosario Ruiz Cabello - University of Cordoba, Cordoba, Argentina Read more »

"Next Generation" 3rd prize | USD 15,000 | Mexico City, Mexico

Improving Market in Mexico
Urban commercial rejuventation and capacity building
Main Author
Pablo Goldin Marcovich - Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México (UNAM), Mexico City, Mexico Read more »

"Next Generation" 4th prize | USD 10,000 | Bogotá, Colombia

Protective Canopy in Colombia
Landscape revitalization and botanical pavilion
Main Authors
Lina Fernanda Valencia Lozano - Santiago de Cali, Colombia; Juan Camilo Muñoz - Santiago de Cali, Colombia; Jhon Janer Salazar Ruiz - Santiago de Cali, Colombia Read more »
 
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