Polaris Architects

Prizes and awards

Distinctions

2015 Luxembourg Architecture Award - special jury prize for for the Luxembourg-Mühlenbach single-family house. 2015 Luxembourg Architecture Award - "Prix du Public" for the Maacher Lycée in Grevenmacher. 2014 European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture – Mies van der Rohe Award 2015, Luxembourg nominee for the single-family house in Leudelange. 2013 1st prize, limited competition for the Auf der Hart development in Hesperange. 2013 European Union Prize for Contemporary Architecture - Mies van der Rohe award, Luxembourg nominee for the Luxembourg-Mühlenbach single-family house. 2013 2nd prize, international competition for a school restructuring in Esch-sur-Alzette. 2012 FIABCI award for excellence Luxembourg real estate award - winner (sustainability) + merit (office buildings) for the nearly zero-energy “Horizon” building in Strassen. 2011 1st prize, limited competition for the construction of a tertiary passive building in Yutz. 2011 Luxembourg architecture award - special jury prize for the Kiosk in Luxembourg-Kirchberg central park. 2011 European Union prize for contemporary architecture - Mies van der Rohe award, Luxembourg nominee for the Kiosk in Luxembourg-Kirchberg central park. 2008 Luxembourg architecture award - merit for the transformation of a farm building into three dwellings in Ermsdorf-Moserhoff. 2007 Selected for the construction of a 1,000 m² villa/art gallery; 100 architects worldwide invited by Ai Weiwei and Jacques Herzog in Ordos, China. 2007 Selected within the "Collection of Architectures" collective exhibition and catalogue, Paris and Mons. 2007 Selected within the "(Re)New(ed) Pleasures of Architecture » exhibition and catalogue; 6 emerging figures in architecture within the French Community of Brussels, Belgium. 2006 Selected within the "New Trends of Architecture in Europe and Asia-Pacific 2006 – 2007" project; 16 Architects from Europe and Asia-Pacific, Tokyo and other cities. 2006 1st prize, international competition for the construction of a 9 000 m² office building on Plateau de Kirchberg in Luxembourg. 2006 2nd prize, competition for the cultural event site development for Luxembourg. 2007 in Aubange (B). 2005 1st prize, international ideas competition organised by Berlage Institute of Rotterdam for the city of Cologne (D). 2004 1st prize, limited competition for the design of Euralille 2 (F) signage and identity. 2003 1st prize, young architects international competition for the construction of the Skip Pavilion in Esch-sur-Alzette.