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Hend Almatrouk of Studio Toggle is 2017 Young Architect of the Year

Nominations now open for MEA Awards 2018

Nominations for the 11th annual Middle East Architect Awards are now open to architects and architecture firms in the Middle East.

This year, the MEA Awards includes a total of 13 categories spanning across various sectors of the field, from residential to public sector, commercial to cultural.

While this year, ‘Engineer of the Year’ has been removed, ‘Landscape Design of the Year’ has been introduced. The category will recognise the year’s best landscape project from the region, which can include courtyards, public spaces, green spaces and entryways.

Other popular categories have remained, including Concept Design of the Year and Architect of the Year.

For those unsure about how to submit projects, please refer to our nomination guidelines. Further, all nominations can be submitted on the awards’ online portal, here.

The deadline to submit entries for the MEA Awards 2018 is September 26th.

You can also view all the winners of the 2017 MEA Awards here.

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