Arcaid Award 2016 in the field of architectural photography is organized for the purpose of finding out the best professional photo of the current structure. 20 won this award will be exhibited at the World Architecture Festival in Berlin from October 16 to November 18 this year.
The shortlisted photographs are categorized and rated according to the following four:
Sense of Place Images
Buildings in Use
Nick Almasy photos taken at the Shanghai Tower, which was designed with Gensler and Marshall Strabala.
Bujedo Aguirre Inigo’s photo was taken at contemporary building SESC Pompeia Lina Bo Bardi’s in Sao Paolo.
Net house in Kashmir by the architects of sP + A designed and taken by photographer Edmund Sumner.
A photograph of Vitra Shaudepot in Weil am Rhein of Herzog & de Meuron, the newly completed building earlier this year.
Sebastian Weiss is part of the observation tower at the Olympic Stadium in Helsinki. Designed by Yrjo Lindegren and Toivo Jantti in 1930. With the height of 72.71m, the tower is representing for the gold medal in javelin throwing by athlete Matti Jarvinen Finns in the 1932 Olympic Games. Interior Images
Furniture Collection Fabrice Fouilliet showed bright white interior of the Church of Jesus, designed by Rafael Moneo for the Spanish town of San Sebastian.
Colorful plastic layers create the Serpentine gallery taken by Selgascano in 2015.
Photos of the British flag appeared overwhelmed by Kilian O’Sullivan photo in the queen’s birthday, this is the side of a house designed by Bell Phillips.
Matt Emmett capture images of the brick arches of the Covered Reservoir in London’s Finsbury Park. It was designed by the company in 1868 in East London Waterworks.
The process of creating a spiral staircase designed by designer Ross Finkernagel were saved in this photograph by Will Scott, photos were taken inside a studio in the town of Littlehampton in England. Sense of Place Images
This image taken by Victor Romero, this is the design of Rossetti and Heerim – Baku National Stadium, this architecture are reflecting pink sky above.
A couple seeking shelter among snow in Winnipeg, photos were taken by Paul Turang. A luminous green camp was designed by the project Plain, Pike and Urbanink – is part of the 2013 edition of the annual contest Warming Huts.
The concrete towers of condominiums in Serbia, designed by Aleksandar Stijepanovic, present in Bujedo Inigo Aguirre photos.
Photo of Haduwa arts and culture center was taken by the sea in Ghana by Julien Lanoo.
Bruder Klaus Field Chapel by Peter Zumthor in Mechernich, taken by Mark Wohlrab. Building in use
Photographer Laurian Ghinitoiu’s photo of Sou Fujimoto’s Forest of Light installation, designed for fashion brands COS at Milan Design Week.
Another work in Building in use category is the photograph of a corner of Lyon History Museum, taken by photographer Fabrice Fouillet.
Two men working on the roof at Allianz headquarters in Zurich in the photo has became the main subject of photographer Adrien Barakat. The building was designed by architect Wiel Arets.
Julien Lanoo had captured a woman sleeping under the roof of the Independence Square in Accra Ganna when he entered it.
The last photo in this category is the picture of the Dharavi slum of Mumbai taken by Torsten Andreas Hoffmann photographer.