The 5th Edition of the European AHI award, in 2021, is a benchmark in the history of the event. With nearly 300 projects being presented, it meant a 25% increase; a tremendous success which coincided with the celebration of the tenth anniversary of the project.
The event welcomed 177 national entries, 51 more than the 2019 Edition, while international participation rose significantly, with projects from countries such as France. Participants from countries such as Germany and the UK doubled. Also, for the first time, participants from countries such as Andorra, Finland, Norway, the Czech Republic, and Ukraine were present at the event.
When selecting the projects, the international jury highlighted the diversity, sensitivity, preciseness, and regard of each project.
The members of the international jury for this fifth edition were:
A: António Jorge Fontes, David Lorente and Marco Antonio Garcés
B: Delphine Péters, Isabel Aguirre and Olga Felip
C: Sascha Wienecke, Sebastià Jornet and Joaquín Pérez-Goicoechea
D: Peter Cachola, Joan Olona and Laida Memba
Especial Mention for Restoration: Francis Metzger, Ramon Calonge, Oriol Cusidó, Marc Manzano and Jordi Portal