|The Poetry Foundation, in Chicago, Illinois, designed by John Ronan Architects. The buiding received the jury's special award in the 2012 Archizinc Trophy Awards. Photo: Steve Hall/ Hedrich Blessing|
This bi-annual competition for architects requires that the submitted designs use VMZINC solutions rolled zinc products in original projects. Winners include six projects in the categories "Private Housing," "Commercial Buildings," and "Public Buildings.
The Archizinc Trophy winners:
- Winner -- Fabien Chavignaud Architecte for a Private House in Carquefou (France)
- Special Mention -- Brian Bell – BLDGS for the Ansley Glass House in Atlanta, Georgia (USA)
- Winner – Dean Marchetto/Marchetto Higgins Stieve Architects, for the Extension, Architecture Studio, Hoboken, New Jersey (USA).
- Winner – Ulrich Junk/Junk & Reich Architecten for Historical Library, Augustinian Monastery, Erfurt (Germany)