The exhibition with entries from the students of the Master’s programmes in Architecture, Urbanism and Landscape Architecture was opened by Kirsten Hannema on Friday 6 November. Chief Government Architect Floris Alkemade served as visiting critic. On behalf of the jury, Madeleine Maaskant (director of the Academy) announced the four nominations for the Archiprix. The audience award was presented by Ronald Hooft.
The nominations The graduation projects nominated for participation in the Archiprix NL are: 'New Life for the Dead' by Michael van Bergen. ‘The House of the City' by Ramon Scharff. 'Marcy Houses' by Hans Maarten Wikkerink, And 'Forever Travelling' by Sweder Spanjer.
Votes could be cast on this website for the audience award once again this year. Ronald Hooft announced the winner: Laura van de Pol with here graduation project 'Urban Mangrove'.
The presentation of the Archiprix will take place in June 2017. The nominated students will receive an allowance from the Academy in order to perfect their graduation project. All graduation projects can be seen here.