Winner Announcement: Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize for Emerging Architecture
12th April 2018, Crown Hall - Illinois institute of Technology, Chicago, USA
DATE: 12/4/2018
The winner was announced on April 12 at the symposium and award ceremony at the Illinois institute of Technology in Crown Hall.

" The Illinois Institute of Technology (IIT) College of Architecture Dean Michelangelo Sabatino and Director of the Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize (MCHAP) Dirk Denison announced the winner of MCHAP for Emerging Architecture, Common Unity by Rozana Montiel Estudio de Arquitectura + Alin V. Wallach of Mexico City, Mexico.

Common Unity is an intervention in the San Pablo Xalpa housing unit in Mexico City, which has approximately 7,000 inhabitants. Rozana Montiel Estudio de Arquitectura’s mission was to build trust through design, working around the barriers created by the inhabitants in order to make the space permeable, democratic and meaningful." In IIT College of Architecture website

Photo by Sandra Pereznieto

More about the project: website

More details: website