1st Prize “AADIPA European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention”

SAMI-arquitectos win the “The AADIPA European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention” the aim of which is to distinguish good heritage practices and contribute to their disclosure.
In the Intervention in Existing Architectural Heritage category, the jury announced two ex aequo prize winners: SAMI-Arquitectos. Inês Vieira da Silva. Miguel Vieira (Portugal), for their E/C house project, which “establishes an intense dialogue between differing moments, rehabilitating a ruined building with materials that synchronously evolve through time, reactivating the sense of place in relation to the landscape“ in the words of the jury, and Paredes Pedrosa Arquitectos (Spain), for their Ceuta public library project.
The international jury consisting of leading experts in the field of intervention in Architectural Heritage - the architects Antón Capitel, Toni Gironés and Malgorzata Rozbicka - have performed the task of assessing 117 projects from 25 different countries in the category “Intervention in built heritage”.