High Marks: Crane Pavilion Selected as Finalist for 2020 Architizer A+ Award

A year after being recognized as a finalist for the coveted PLAN Awards, GBBN’s Crane Pavilion continues to garner commendations.

The project was recently one of 194 finalists – selected from over 5,000 entries – for this year’s Architizer A+ Awards, where it competed in the Cultural-Pavilions category.

The world’s largest awards program focused on celebrating the year’s best architecture, the Architizer A+ Awards seeks “to nurture the appreciation of meaningful architecture in the world and champion its potential for a positive impact on everyday life.”

“It is good to see this unique project typology recognized in our design community,” says GBBN Principal and Managing Director of GBBN’s Beijing office, Jervy Zhu.

Want to know more about the Crane Pavilion? Read our case study or take a deeper dive into the creative tenacity that shaped its fabrication and construction process here.

You can also view the project in Architizer’s A+ Awards Winners Gallery.