American Architecture Prize

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Prof. Will Alsop from aLL Design joined the list of jurors.


Los Angeles, CA -- (SBWIRE) -- 10/15/2015 -- American Architecture Prize, a global interior design and architecture award, is open for submissions. AAP's mission is to empower the architectural talent and showcase outstanding design on a global level. AAP is pleased to announce that Will Alsop, a prominent British architect and lecturer, has joined the panel of judges.

Prof. Will Alsop OBE RA is a prominent architect and artist who established aLL Design in 2011. He has been awarded the RIBA Stirling Prize for Peckham Library, London and the first RIBA World Award for The Sharp Centre for Design (OCAD), Toronto, amongst numerous other prestigious accolades for a multitude of projects. His work encompasses all sectors of architecture including urban design and planning. His studio practice also incorporates painting and product design.

Will has specialized in large-scale master plans and regeneration projects for boroughs and districts in Almere, Rotterdam, Groningen, Berlin, Manchester, Middlesbrough, and Barnsley, for which he won the 2003 Architects' Journal Award for Architecture.

Alsop's iconic designs such as the Glenwood Power Plant in Yonkers, New York and the Sharp Centre for Design for the Ontario College of Art and Design in Toronto have established him as a visionary in the field of architecture

"Our list of judges is growing. We are happy that Will Alsop is going to be a part of AAP's jury team. His expertise and knowledge will be invaluable for this competition." says Hossein Farmani, the President of AAP.

About AAP
Offering the chance to discover the world's best architecture and interior design, AAP gives an opportunity to meet the most influential people in the industry. Aimed at recognizing the outstanding work of interior designers, architects and landscape architects, AAP highlights the connectivity between these professions.

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