The Architectural League of New York‘s invite-only, two-stage review has been highlighting the work of emerging practices through its portfolio competition since 1982. The awards program has helped launch the careers of more than 200 North American-based architects.
“The award spotlights individuals and firms based within the us , Canada, and Mexico with distinct design voices and therefore the potential to influence the disciplines of architecture, landscape design, and urbanism. The jury reviews significant bodies of realized work and considers accomplishments within the planning and academic communities also because the public realm.” Past winners include Toshiko Mori, Tatiana Bilbao, Enrique Norten, Casper Mork-Ulnes, Miriam Peterson, Nathan Rich, Olalekan Jeyifous, Mimi Hoang, Rosalyn Shieh, and many others.
The 2021 Emerging Voices are:
Beyond the Built Environment, New York, NY
Adib Cúre, Carie Penabad
CÚRE & PENABAD, Miami, FL
Kounkuey Design Initiative, Los Angeles and Coachella, CA / Nairobi / Stockholm
Lori A. Brown
Ryan Bollom, DK Osseo-Asare
Low Design Office, Austin, TX / Tema, Ghana
Craig Borum, Jen Maigret
PLY+, Ann Arbor, MI
Studio Zewde, New York, NY
José Pablo Ambrosi, Loreta Castro-Reguera
Taller Capital, Mexico City, Mexico
Congratulations to this year’s award recipients! To learn more about the winners click here.