09/09 2021

KMSKA nominated for EU Mies Award

Recent renovation and extension of Antwerp's Royal Museum of Fine Arts has garnered a nomination for the prestigious architectural award organised by the Fundació Mies van der Rohe.

Among the 532 nominated works for 2022 EU Mies van der Rohe Award, KAAN Architecten now has 3 separate nominations, besides KMSKA, including Chambre de Métiers et de l’Artisanat Hauts-De-France in Lille and Amsterdam Courthouse in the Netherlands which were announced earlier this year.

Photograph by Sebastian van Damme

Photograph by Stijn Bollaert

Other KAAN Architecten projects nominated in the previous editions of the EU Mies Award include Institut des Sciences Moléculaires d’Orsay , Utopia library,  Education Centre Erasmus MC and the Supreme Court of The Netherlands.

Organised by the Fundació Mies van der Rohe with support of the Creative Europe Programme of the European Commission, the Award is dedicated to recognizing and commending excellence in European architecture. The Jury will announce the shortlisted works at the beginning of 2022, while the winners will be announced in April 2022.

Chamber of Trades and Crafts, Hauts-de-France Photograph by Sebastian van Damme

Amsterdam Courthouse Photograph by Fernando Guerra FG+SG