Public, commercial and leisure shortlist revealed for Middle East Architect Awards

The shortlist for the second  three categories of the Middle East Architect Awards is now available.

Nominations came from all across Middle East with a record-breaking 214 entries in total with 15 separate categories – culminating in the award of Architect of the Year.

Winners will be announced on Wednesday November 19 at the Jumeirah Beach Hotel.

Shortlist for Public Sector Project of the Year:

25mm Project – Xema Design Office

 Al Sager Cardiac Centre – AGi Architects

 Dubai Foundation for Women and Children – U+A Architects

 Repton School – Brewer Smith Brewer Gulf


Shortlist for Commercial Project of the Year

Al Mamra Tower – Skidmore, Owings & Merrill

Samba HQ, King Abdullah Financial District – Foster + Partners

Niayesh Office – Behzad Atabaki Studio

The Beach – Benoy

Shortlist for Leisure Project of the Year:

Aspire Sports Complext RAW-NYC Architects

Hazza bin Zayed Stadium – WSP

The Galleria – Dabo & Co