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Conservation
BELGIUM, Leuven
2016 - Conservation
CONVERSION OF DE HOORN BREWERY INTO A CREATIVE HUB

Located in Leuven - the long-established centre of the Belgian brewing industry - De Hoorn is the birthplace of ... more

GREECE, Mani
2016 - Conservation
BYZANTINE CHURCH OF ST. PETER IN KASTANIA

The church of St. Peter is the oldest of the ten Byzantine monuments in the village of Kastania. It is a cross-i... more

GREECE, Prespes
2016 - Conservation
TRADITIONAL WATERMILL IN AGIOS GERMANOS, PRESPES

Of the 20 watermills in Prespes’ region, the watermill in the village of Agios Germanos is the only one wh... more

ICELAND, Faskrudsfjordur
2016 - Conservation
THE FRENCH HOSPITAL IN FASKRUDSFJORDUR

This project saw the relocation and restoration of the French Hospital to its original home in Faskrudsfjordur, ... more

ITALY, Rome
2016 - Conservation
THE DIOCLETIAN BATHS: CHARTERHOUSE AND OPEN-AIR POOL

The Baths of Diocletian, in the centre of today’s Rome, were built between 298 and 306 AD. The building wa... more

NETHERLANDS, Kortenhoef
2016 - Conservation
FORT KIJKUIT IN KORTENHOEF, NOORD-HOLLAND

Military heritage is widespread throughout Europe but its potential for contemporary use is not always clear and... more

NETHERLANDS, Utrecht
2016 - Conservation
MUSEUM OUD AMELISWEERD IN BUNNIK

Oud Amelisweerd is a centuries-old mansion located on the banks of the Kromme Rijn river, on the periphery of th... more

PORTUGAL, Santarém
2016 - Conservation
CATHEDRAL AND DIOCESAN MUSEUM IN SANTARéM

The Cathedral of Santarém and the adjoining Diocesan Museum, located in the centre of Portugal, underwent... more

SPAIN, Malaga
2016 - Conservation
THE KING'S LITTLE PATHWAY IN EL CHORRO GORGE

The King’s Little Pathway (Caminito del Rey) is anything but little. This suspended walkway bring... more

SPAIN, Murcia
2016 - Conservation
SIX CHURCHES IN LORCA, MURCIA

In May 2011, Lorca experienced an earthquake which caused serious damage across the city. Among the buildings da... more

UNITED KINGDOM, Moray
2016 - Conservation
KNOCKANDO WOOLMILL IN ABERLOUR, MORAY

 Knockando Woolmill is located in a remote part of the Scottish Highlands. It has been active and producing... more

UNITED KINGDOM, Wimpole
2016 - Conservation
WIMPOLE HALL’S GOTHIC TOWER IN WIMPOLE, CAMBRIDGESHIRE

The restoration of the Gothic Tower, located in the park and gardens of Wimpole Hall in Cambridgeshire, presente... more

BELGIUM, Brussels
2015 - Conservation
THE PICTURESQUE GARDEN OF THE MUSEUM VAN BUUREN

The Picturesque Garden of the Museum van Buuren in Brussels was laid out for the owners by Jules Buyssens (18... more

CYPRUS - Nicosia
2015 - Conservation
ARMENIAN CHURCH AND MONASTERY IN NICOSIA
This Armenian Church and Monastery are located in the Arab Ahmet neighborhood of northern Nicosia, one of the ... more
FRANCE, Reims
2015 - Conservation
BOULINGRIN CENTRAL MARKET HALL
The Boulingrin covered market in Reims, in France’s Champagne-Ardenne region, originally opened in 19... more
GREECE, Chios
2015 - Conservation
ANTOUANIKO MANSION
The area to the south of Chios city is known as Kambos. It is completely flat and covered by a dense networ... more
HUNGARY, Budapest
2015 - Conservation
LISZT ACADEMY OF MUSIC

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ITALY, Aquileia
2015 - Conservation
PALEOCHRISTIAN MOSAICS OF THE BASILICA COMPLEX
The World Heritage site in Aquileia includes the archaeological areas and the monumental Patriarchal Basili... more
ITALY, Cabras, Oristano
2015 - Conservation
NURAGIC SCULPTURES OF MONTE PRAMA IN SARDINIA
PUBLIC CHOICE AWARD

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NETHERLANDS, Amsterdam
2015 - Conservation
THE HALLS AMSTERDAM: CENTRE FOR MEDIA, FASHION CULTURE AND CRAFTS

This unusual building had its mundane origin as a large tram depot, built between 1900-1928 for the garaging ... more

NORWAY, Eidsvoll Verk
2015 - Conservation
MANOR HOUSE IN EIDSVOLL

The Manor House in Eidsvoll has a unique place in Norwegian history. Here the independent Norway was reborn a... more

RUSSIA, Vyborg
2015 - Conservation
VIIPURI LIBRARY
 

This library building, a masterpiece of Finnish architect Alvar Aalto (1898-1976), is loca... more

SPAIN, Ańana
2015 - Conservation
SALT VALLEY OF AńANA, BASQUE COUNTRY
GRAND PRIX

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SPAIN, Tarazona
2015 - Conservation
CATHEDRAL IN TARAZONA
Tarazona Cathedral is situated in Zaragoza province. Its architecture contains both Gothic and Moorish ele... more
TURKEY, Diyarbakir
2015 - Conservation
ARMENIAN CHURCH OF ST. GIRAGOS

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UK, Stoke-on-Trent
2015 - Conservation
MIDDLEPORT POTTERY

Middleport Pottery is located in Stoke on Trent, at the heart of the British ceramics industry. The Pottery ... more

UK, Wiltshire
2015 - Conservation
STONEHENGE: SURROUNDING LANDSCAPE AND VISITOR CENTRE
Stonehenge in Wiltshire is among the world’s most iconic and best known archaeological sites. It stan... more
BELGIUM, Brussels
2014 - Conservation
HORTA MUSEUM

Victor Horta (1861-1947) was, with Hector Guimard, the leading figure of art nouveau architecture. He designed ... more

CYPRUS, Nicosia
2014 - Conservation
HOME FOR COOPERATION: EDUCATIONAL CENTRE IN THE BUFFER ZONE OF NICOSIA

This building was erected in the early 1950s and attached to the Nicosia renaissance fortifications. Like most ... more

GERMANY, Barth
2014 - Conservation
BIBLIOTECA BARDENSIS, BARTH

St Mary’s church in Barth, Northern Germany, contains what is probably the oldest church library in the co... more

ITALY, Alagna Valsesia
2014 - Conservation
WALSER HOUSES: PRESERVATION OF VERNACULAR ARCHITECTURE IN ALAGNA VALSESIA

GRAND PRIX

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ITALY, Bergamo
2014 - Conservation
TEATRO SOCIALE

Bergamo’s Teatro Sociale is a fine antique wooden theatre “all’italiana” built in 1804. ... more

ITALY, Vicenza
2014 - Conservation
BASILICA PALLADIANA, VICENZA

The Basilica in Vicenza is one of the most important urban, and early, works of Andrea Palladio (1508-1580), the... more

NORWAY, Nes pa Hedmarken
2014 - Conservation
HOVELSRUD VILLA, HELGřYA ISLAND

Hovelsrud is a large farm on the island of Helgøya with magnificent views over the lake of Mjøsa i... more

PORTUGAL, Lisbon
2014 - Conservation
HISTORICAL ROUTE OF THE LINES OF TORRES VEDRAS

The three Lines of the Torres Vedras were a defensive system of forts and redoubts covering a total distance of ... more

ROMANIA, Suceava
2014 - Conservation
DRAGOMIRNA CHURCH'S 17TH CENTURY FRESCOES

GRAND PRIX

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RUSSIA, St. Petersburg
2014 - Conservation
AGATE ROOMS IN PUSHKIN

The Agate Rooms (1780-1787) are situated on the upper floor of the Cold Bath pavilion at the Tsarskoe Selo State... more

SPAIN, Catalonia
2014 - Conservation
COOPERATIVE WINERIES PROGRAMME, CATALONIA

GRAND PRIX

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SPAIN, Cordoba
2014 - Conservation
ROMAN BRIDGE, GATE OF THE BRIDGE, CALAHORRA TOWER, AND SURROUNDING AREAS

The components of this huge and complex project are the long 1st century BC Roman Bridge over the River Guadalqu... more

SPAIN, El Sénia
2014 - Conservation
THE HISTORICAL LANDSCAPE OF EL SéNIA’S ANCIENT OLIVE TREES

Ancient olive trees can be found all over southern Europe, but a particular concentration in the area of El S&ea... more

SWITZERLAND, Lausanne
2014 - Conservation
BELLE EPOQUE STEAMERS ON LAKE GENEVA

The Compagnie Generale de Navigation’s fleet of paddle steamers is a familiar and much-loved sight on Lake... more

UK, Abbotsford
2014 - Conservation
ABBOTSFORD: THE HOME OF SIR WALTER SCOTT

The Abbotsford of Sir Walter Scott (1771-1832) was, as much as Ivanhoe or Rob Roy, his own creation. Its archit... more

ESTONIA, Tallinn
2013 - Conservation
SEAPLANE HARBOUR

GRAND PRIX

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GERMANY, Berlin
2013 - Conservation
TAUT’S HOME

“The Jury was charmed and fascinated by the careful restoration of this small but important house on t... more

GERMANY, Usedom
2013 - Conservation
PEENEMüNDE POWER STATION

“The restoration and on-going interpretation of the Peenemünde power station is a project of exce... more

GREECE, Athens
2013 - Conservation
PROPYLAEA CENTRAL BUILDING, ACROPOLIS

“This project involved one of the key structures of European culture and the development of western ar... more

HUNGARY, Alsóbogát
2013 - Conservation
FESTETICH CASTLE

“The Jury applauded this project as an exceptional example of professional architectural restoration, ... more

ITALY, Assisi
2013 - Conservation
THE FOREST OF SAINT FRANCIS

“The Jury recognized this project as an excellent example of integrated landscape restoration, aiming ... more

LATVIA, Kuldiga
2013 - Conservation
WOODEN HOUSING IN KULDIGA OLD TOWN

“What struck the Jury particularly about this project was its power of example in a wider European con... more

NETHERLANDS, from ‘s-Hertogenbosch to Lage Zwaluwe
2013 - Conservation
RAILWAY BRIDGES IN THE LANGSTRAAT REGION

“The Jury greatly appreciated the many aspects of this project as a combination of private and public ... more

PORTUGAL, Lisbon
2013 - Conservation
LYCEUM PASSOS MANUEL

“The Jury’s comment on this project was that rebuilding would have been too easy! The social an... more

PORTUGAL, Sintra
2013 - Conservation
CHALET OF THE COUNTESS OF EDLA

“The Jury acknowledged the great charm and importance of this romantic building, and were impressed wi... more

SPAIN, Castile and León
2013 - Conservation
NORTHERN ROMANESQUE, CASTILE AND LEóN

“It is unusual for the Jury to recognize a comprehensive plan of this nature, comprising a large numbe... more

SPAIN, Granada
2013 - Conservation
THE FOUNTAIN OF THE LIONS

“The award recognizes the sophisticated restoration of this very emblematic monument. The long process... more

SPAIN, Medellin
2013 - Conservation
ROMAN THEATRE

GRAND PRIX

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SPAIN, Sardón de Duero, Valladolid
2013 - Conservation
ABADIA RETUERTA LEDOMAINE

“The Jury greatly admired this complex restoration as a model for the re-use of important buildings wh... more

UK, London
2013 - Conservation
KING’S CROSS STATION

“Kings Cross Station was for many years a depressing place, despite its key role in the UK’s rai... more

UK, Twickenham
2013 - Conservation
STRAWBERRY HILL

GRAND PRIX

“Horace Walpole’... more

BELGIUM, Brussels
2012 - Conservation
INSTITUT DE SOCIOLOGIE SOLVAY

“The restoration of this monument was carried out in meticulous detail, made possible through in-depth res... more

GERMANY, Jesteburg
2012 - Conservation
'SECOND TEMPLE CYCLE'' PAINTED WALL PANELS OF KUNSTSTäTTE BOSSARD

"This remarkable example of expressionist brick architecture, designed to display the works of its owne... more

GREECE, Athens
2012 - Conservation
THE AVEROFF BUILDING - SCHOOL OF ARCHITECTURE, NATIONAL TECHNICAL UNIVERSITY

GRAND PRIX

"The conservation project o... more

GREECE, Chora, Patmos
2012 - Conservation
WINDMILLS OF THE MONASTERY OF ST JOHN THE THEOLOGIAN

"Who could resist a sense of exhilaration at the sight of these windmills, in a row, on top of the isla... more

GREECE, Siphnos
2012 - Conservation
ANCIENT CITADEL AT AGHIOS ANDREAS

"The archaeological conservation project at Aghios Andreas has been awarded as an excellent example of disp... more

ITALY, Bologna
2012 - Conservation
THE ROYAL SPANISH COLLEGE IN BOLOGNA

"There could hardly be a finer example of our shared European heritage: a medieval college for Spanish stud... more

LITHUANIA, Liubavas Village
2012 - Conservation
LIUBAVAS MANOR WATERMILL MUSEUM

"This example vernacular architecture, in use until 1975, survived a difficult period of neglect. The r... more

NETHERLANDS - Amsterdam
2012 - Conservation
THE PORTUGUESE SYNAGOGUE COMPLEX

"Thanks to the restoration work, the Portuguese Synagogue is now much better suited to public viewing, w... more

PORTUGAL, Mafra
2012 - Conservation
THE SIX HISTORICAL ORGANS OF THE BASILICA OF MAFRA

"The Jury was impressed by the restoration of this unique ensemble of majestic organs entrusted to organ bu... more

ROMANIA, Iaşi
2012 - Conservation
GOLIA MONASTERY

"In giving this award the Jury took many factors into consideration. The solutions brought about were an ob... more

SPAIN, Pamplona
2012 - Conservation
FORTIFICATIONS OF PAMPLONA

"The Jury was impressed by the restoration of the fortifications of Pamplona, one of Europe’s bes... more

SPAIN, Ponferrada
2012 - Conservation
ENE TéRMICA

"Electrification was undoubtedly one of the defining characteristics of the 20th century. The creation ... more

SPAIN, Sagunto
2012 - Conservation
NUMBER 2 BLAST FURNACE

GRAND PRIX

"In giving an award for... more

TURKEY - Balat
2012 - Conservation
MILETOS ILYAS BEY COMPLEX

"The Jury appreciated the quality of the documentation, as well as the careful and delicate treatment o... more

UK - Bude, Cornwall
2012 - Conservation
THE POUNDSTOCK GILDHOUSE

GRAND PRIX

"Among the many sophist... more

UK - London
2012 - Conservation
LEIGHTON HOUSE MUSEUM

"Lord Leighton was a significant British artist of the late 19th century and the first ever to receive ... more

ALBANIA - Shipcka, Korce
2011 - Conservation
THE CHURCH OF ST.GEORGE, ALBANIA

“The jury was most impressed by the success of this restoration project, which enjoyed strong support f... more

BELGIUM - Aarschot
2011 - Conservation
'S HERTOGENMOLENS, AARSCHOT BELGIUM

“The intense collaboration between the City of Aarschot, the Flemish Community and private investors ha... more

BELGIUM - Antwerp
2011 - Conservation
ANTWERP CENTRAL STATION

GRAND PRIX

“This project’s a... more

BELGIUM - Brussels
2011 - Conservation
VILLA EMPAIN, BRUSSELS BELGIUM

“The jury greatly appreciated the exemplary restoration of this emblematic Art Deco monument for its qu... more

FRANCE - Saint Germain la Blanche Herbe
2011 - Conservation
RéHABILITATION DE L’ABBAYE D’ARDENNE POUR L’INSTALLATION DE L’IMEC

“The restoration of the ancient Abbey of Ardenne has rejuvenated an exceptional, architectural ensemble... more

GERMANY - Munich
2011 - Conservation
NEW APPROACHES TO THE CONSERVATION OF FURNITURE IN BOULLE-TECHNIQUE

“The project impressed the jury with the international scale of research devoted to the “Boulle T... more

GREECE - Messenia
2011 - Conservation
ANCIENT MESSENE, MESSENIA GREECE

“The Messene Project has been awarded because its large scale conservation and restoration intervention... more

NETHERLANDS - Amsterdam
2011 - Conservation
ARTZUID – SCULPTURES AND ARCHITECTURE IN AMSTERDAM

“By the powerful effect of these works of art set in the magnificent green urban spaces designed by H.P... more

NETHERLANDS - Delft
2011 - Conservation
BK CITY, DELFT THE NETHERLANDS

“The jury appreciated the light handed renovation of this former university building, and the creative ... more

POLAND - Gdansk
2011 - Conservation
THE BLUE LAMB GRANARY

“Old photographs of the Motlava River in Gdańsk show countless granaries like the “Blue Lamb... more

SPAIN - Guadalajara
2011 - Conservation
THE TAPESTRIES OF PASTRANA, PASTRANA, GUADALAJARA SPAIN

“The jury praises the curative conservation of this exceptional series of tapestries, woven in the 15th... more

SPAIN - Sesga, Ademuz
2011 - Conservation
PREINDUSTRIAL BUILDINGS IN ADEMUZ / SESGA

GRAND PRIX

“The Jury greatly admir... more

UK - Grewelthorpe
2011 - Conservation
THE HACKFALL WOODLAND GARDEN, GREWELTHORPE

GRAND PRIX

“England is renowned th... more

AUSTRIA - Innsbruck
2010 - Conservation
THE NORDKETTE CABLEWAY STATIONS, INNSBRUCK

The Nordkette Cableway is an important pioneering achievement of Alpine architecture. Its uniqueness lies in ... more

FRANCE - Mulhouse
2010 - Conservation
LA FONDERIE DE LA SOCIETE ALSACIENNE DE CONSTRUCTION MECANIQUE (SACM)

The rehabilitation of the former smelter/Steelworks in Muhlouse is one of the most remarkable actions of reus... more

FRANCE - Paris
2010 - Conservation
LE COLLEGE DES BERNARDINS

GRAND PRIX

The restoration of the Colleg... more

GERMANY - Berlin
2010 - Conservation
THE NEUES MUSEUM

GRAND PRIX

The Jury was most impressed w... more

GERMANY - Wolgast
2010 - Conservation
THE SARCOPHAGI OF THE DUKES OF POMERANIA

This outstanding project has brought about the restoration of a... more

GREECE - Amorgos
2010 - Conservation
THE ANCIENT TOWER AT HORIO AGHIA TRIADA AND THE ADJACENT BUILDINGS OF LATER TIMES

This project has been awarded for the exemplary restoration of ... more

GREECE - Athens
2010 - Conservation
THE NATURAL, ARCHAEOLOGICAL AND HISTORIC HERITAGE OF THE NATIONAL OBSERVATORY

The restoration and conservation of this very important historic complex has been highly commended by the jur... more

NETHERLANDS
2010 - Conservation
THE FORTIFICATIONS AND CITY WALLS OF 'S-HERTOGENBOSCH

The jury was highly impressed by the complexity of the project ... more

NETHERLANDS
2010 - Conservation
THE WESTERGASFABRIEK, AMSTERDAM

The Jury particularly appreciated the designers’ conception of a durable and simple renovation in order... more

PORTUGAL - Coimbra
2010 - Conservation
THE MONASTERY OF SANTA CLARA-A-VELHA

The Jury warmly praises this project for its thoughtfully chosen traditional conservation techniques and for ... more

SPAIN
2010 - Conservation
THE ROYAL SITE OF SAN ILDEFONSO

This award is given in recognition of the continuous work and strategic consideration undertaken by the munic... more

SPAIN - Cartagena
2010 - Conservation
THE ROMAN THEATRE

GRAND PRIX

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SPAIN - Ecija
2010 - Conservation
THE CHURCH OF LOS DESCALZOS

The Jury applauds this project for its exceptional restoration work on the previously damaged and abandoned c... more

TURKEY - Istanbul
2010 - Conservation
THE SULTAN'S PAVILION OF THE YENI MOSQUE

What impressed the Jury about this project was the integrity and determination of the Turkish authorities in ... more

UK - London
2010 - Conservation
ST MARTIN-IN-THE-FIELDS

It was the integrated achievement of the varied aims of the project, within a strictly confined physical spac... more

UK - St. Davids
2010 - Conservation
ST DAVIDS BISHOP'S PALACE

The Jury was impressed with the range and depth of the conservation skills and techniques employed by the Wel... more

Research and digitisation
DENMARK, Copenhagen
2016 - Research and digitisation
PRESERVATION OF UNDERWATER ARCHAEOLOGICAL SITES, EUROPEAN PROJECT COORDINATED IN COPENHAGEN

Europe’s sea floor is a treasure trove of cultural heritage. Shipwrecks, submerged or sunken cities and si... more

ITALY, Bra
2016 - Research and digitisation
‘GRANARIES OF MEMORY’

‘Granaries of Memory’ draws on the oral history of local communities, especially related to the inta... more

NETHERLANDS, Leiden
2016 - Research and digitisation
DIGITISATION OF THE NATURALIS BIODIVERSITY CENTER’S COLLECTION IN LEIDEN

The digitisation of a natural collection such as that of Naturalis Biodiversity Center is no small feat. This ac... more

SERBIA, Gostuša
2016 - Research and digitisation
CONSERVATION STUDY OF THE VILLAGE GOSTUšA IN PIROT DISTRICT

The conservation study of endangered vernacular architecture in this small but unique mountain villag... more

UNITED KINGDOM, Cambridge
2016 - Research and digitisation
PREHISTORIC PICTURE PROJECT. PITOTI: DIGITAL ROCK-ART

The jury was impressed by this project’s innovative approach to preserving European rock art. The project ... more

GREECE, Crete
2015 - Research and digitisation
RESTORATION OF LASITHI PLATEAU’S WINDMILLS WITH PERFORATED SAILS
Lasithi Plateau is a large endorheic (inwardly-draining, not by river to the sea) plateau in eastern Crete.... more
GREECE, Syros
2015 - Research and digitisation
HERMES: HERMOUPOLIS DIGITAL HERITAGE MANAGEMENT
This digitisation project is about creating a free, open-source web publishing platform for displaying the ... more
ITALY, Venice
2015 - Research and digitisation
WONDERS OF VENICE: VIRTUAL ONLINE TREASURES IN ST. MARK’S AREA
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SPAIN, Asturias
2015 - Research and digitisation
LEARNING FROM LAS CUENCAS: THE CULTURAL LANDSCAPE OF THE ASTURIAN COALFIELDS
This book originated from an exhibition, itself based on an important research project into the experience ... more
GREECE, Peloponnese
2014 - Research and digitisation
ROMAN VAULTED CONSTRUCTION IN THE PELOPONNESE

GRAND PRIX

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HUNGARY, Budapest
2014 - Research and digitisation
TRANSYLVANIAN CASTLE GARDENS

This is a Hungarian study of 93 castle gardens in Transylvania. The research has been undertaken by a substanti... more

RUSSIA, Moscow
2014 - Research and digitisation
CHURCH ARCHITECTURE OF THE 7TH CENTURY IN SOUTH CAUCASUS

This entry is a four-volume survey of the church architecture of the 7th century in countries of the South Cauca... more

SPAIN, Madrid
2014 - Research and digitisation
VAN DYCK IN SPAIN

This major research publication has greatly enriched our understanding of the critically important painter Antho... more

BELGIUM, Brussels
2013 - Research and digitisation
RESTORATION OF THE EXCEPTIONAL MACHINES OF WIELEMANS-CEUPPENS BREWERY

GRAND PRIX

“European technical an... more

POLAND, Lodz
2013 - Research and digitisation
COMPANY TOWNS IN EUROPEAN TEXTILE INDUSTRY 1771-1914

“The Jury greatly appreciated this scientific publication as it is based on a comprehensive research a... more

SPAIN, Castropol
2013 - Research and digitisation
GRANARIES ON STILTS: THE ANCIENT ART OF BUILDING WITH NATURE

“The Jury was fascinated by this study, which was very successful in retrieving the rapidly-disappeari... more

SWITZERLAND, Geneva
2013 - Research and digitisation
THE HOUSING COMPLEX OF LIGNON: ARCHITECTURAL STUDY AND INTERVENTION STRATEGIES

"The problem of energy efficiency affects all buildings and particularly social housing of the post-war... more

FRANCE - Paris
2012 - Research and digitisation
INNOVATIVE PROTOCOL FOR THE CONSERVATION OF PAINTINGS ON CANVAS

"This scientific research, a successful PhD thesis, interested the Jury particularly for the relevance ... more

ITALY - Rome
2012 - Research and digitisation
THE AUGUSTUS BOTANICAL CODE OF ARA PACIS

GRAND PRIX

"The Jury was impressed... more

SPAIN - Meliana
2012 - Research and digitisation
RESTORATION STUDY FOR THE NOLLA PALACE

"The Jury appreciated the depth, care and interest devoted to the investigation made prior to the resto... more

CYPRUS - Nicosia
2011 - Research and digitisation
ARCHITECTURAL HERITAGE OF THE BUFFER ZONE IN THE WALLED CITY OF NICOSIA

“This project was unanimously acclaimed by the jury as a fine and comprehensive study of all the buildi... more

CZECH-REPUBLIC - Prague
2011 - Research and digitisation
WOODEN CHURCHES AND BELL TOWERS OF EUROPE

“The jury was praised the scope of this two-volume study on wooden churches and towers, a particularly ... more

SPAIN - Madrid
2011 - Research and digitisation
THATCHING IN WEST EUROPE, FROM ASTURIAS TO ICELAND

“This excellent book about thatching in Western Europe covers a subject which has so far received littl... more

CZECH-REPUBLIC - Becov
2010 - Research and digitisation
RESTORATION STUDY FOR THE HORNI HRAD OF THE BECOV STATE CASTLE

The Jury highly commends the innovative approach of the Becov Castle conservation project which was carried o... more

GERMANY - Munich
2010 - Research and digitisation
SACRED TIMBER ARCHITECTURE IN THE CARPATHIANS: BUILDING ARCHAEOLOGY OF SELECTED OBJECTS IN WESTERN UKRAINE

This assignment has been unanimously acclaimed by the Jury for the successful restoration of sacred timber ar... more

ITALY - Noale
2010 - Research and digitisation
RESTORATION STUDY FOR THE TEMPESTA'S FORTRESS

This fantastic achievement has impressed the Jury with the breadth of research which covered numerous angles ... more

NETHERLANDS - Amsterdam
2010 - Research and digitisation
THE LETTERS PROJECT - VINCENT VAN GOGH'S LETTERS

GRAND PRIX

The Jury greatly admired this... more

Dedicated service
BELARUS, Niasvizh
2016 - Dedicated service
NATIONAL HISTORICAL AND CULTURAL MUSEUM-RESERVE "NIASVIZH"

In their discussions, the ... more
Bosnia and Herzegovina, Sarajevo
2016 - Dedicated service
EMPLOYEES AND ACTIVISTS OF THE NATIONAL MUSEUM OF BOSNIA AND HERZEGOVINA IN SARAJEVO

The efforts of the employees and activists of the National Museum of Bosnia and Herzegovina to keep this museum ... more

ITALY, Milan
2016 - Dedicated service
MRS. GIULIA MARIA CRESPI

Mrs. Giulia Maria Crespi is an inspiration for those working in heritage, in Italy, Europe and beyond. From a yo... more

NORWAY, Sunnmřre
2016 - Dedicated service
FRIENDS OF THE STORFJORD

The Storfjord is located in the Sunnmøre region, in the western part of Norway. A location situated at th... more

GERMANY, Jameln
2015 - Dedicated service
THE RUNDLING ASSOCIATION
GRAND PRIX

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NETHERLANDS, Doorn
2015 - Dedicated service
HUIS DOORN ASSOCIATION OF FRIENDS

Huis Doorn is a 17th century manor house near Utrecht which achieved fame as the last residence of Kaiser Wil... more

UK, London
2015 - Dedicated service
CHURCHES CONSERVATION TRUST
GRAND PRIX

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AUSTRIA, Vienna
2014 - Dedicated service
GUSTAV KLIMT MEMORIAL SOCIETY

The Gustav Klimt Memorial Society’s great achievement has been the conservation and restoration of the fam... more

BELGIUM, Putte
2014 - Dedicated service
KEMPENS LANDSCAPE ASSOCIATION, PUTTE

GRAND PRIX

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ITALY, Como
2014 - Dedicated service
IUBILANTES ASSOCIATION

The scope of Iubilantes, an Italian voluntary organisation established in Como in 1996, is to recover, restore a... more

FRANCE, Paris
2013 - Dedicated service
FONDATION DU PATRIMOINE

“The Jury was extremely impressed by the way the Fondation du Patrimoine has, since 1996, succeeded in... more

GERMANY, Berlin
2013 - Dedicated service
ASSOCIATION FOR THE PROMOTION OF ART AND CULTURE IN THE EASTERN PART OF GERMANY (VKF)

GRAND PRIX

“The Jury was much imp... more

GREECE, Athens
2013 - Dedicated service
ESMA- COMMITTEE FOR THE CONSERVATION OF THE ACROPOLIS MONUMENTS

“For 37 years the Committee for the Preservation of the Acropolis Monuments has carefully planned and ... more

PORTUGAL, Lisbon
2013 - Dedicated service
FOUNDATION RICARDO DO ESPíRITO SANTO SILVA (FRESS)

“The great initiative taken by this museum 60 years ago, to offer a high quality facility to train new... more

UK, London
2013 - Dedicated service
MARTIN DRURY

“Martin Drury has been a major force for good in the field of conservation for more than 40 years. He... more

GREECE - Athens
2012 - Dedicated service
THE PIRAEUS BANK GROUP CULTURAL FOUNDATION

"The Jury was much impressed by the altruistic approaches of the Piraeus Bank Group Cultural Foundation... more

ROMANIA - Satu Mare
2012 - Dedicated service
PARASCHIVA KOVACS

GRAND PRIX

"As a schoolteacher in ... more

TURKEY, Allianoi
2012 - Dedicated service
ALLIANOI INITIATIVE AND DR. AHMET YARAS

"The relentless struggle by the Allianoi Initiative and its devoted leader, Dr Ahmet Yaraş, to pro... more

UK - London
2012 - Dedicated service
THE SOCIETY FOR THE PROTECTION OF ANCIENT BUILDINGS (SPAB)

"What the Society for the Protection of Ancient Buildings has accomplished in its 135 years of existenc... more

CZECH-REPUBLIC - Prague
2011 - Dedicated service
PROFESSOR PHDR. TOMáš DURDíK, DRSC.

“For 25 years, Tomáš Durdik has made an extraordinary contribution to the research, conse... more

GERMANY, Marsberg
2011 - Dedicated service
FöRDERVEREIN KLOSTER BREDELAR E.V.

“The Förderverein Kloster Bredelar has made an essential contribution - entirely on a volunteer ba... more

NETHERLANDS - Amsterdam
2011 - Dedicated service
BOND HEEMSCHUT

“The Jury lauded the remarkable perseverance of Bond Heemschut in following its mission and goals throu... more

POLAND - Nowica
2011 - Dedicated service
SZYMON MODRZEJEWSKI

GRAND PRIX

“For more than 23 years... more

ROMANIA - Sibiu
2011 - Dedicated service
DIPL. ING. DR.H.C. HANS-CHRISTIAN HABERMANN

“Since 1990, Hans-Christian Habermann has energetically and enthusiastically supported the restoration ... more

BOSNIA&HERZEGOVINA - Sarajevo
2010 - Dedicated service
COMMISSION TO PRESERVE NATIONAL MONUMENTS

By incorporating cultural heritage into the process of reconciliation and rebuilding civic trust, the Commiss... more

DENMARK
2010 - Dedicated service
NILS VEST, COPENHAGEN

GRAND PRIX

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RUSSIA - Moscow
2010 - Dedicated service
LUDMILA V. SHAPOSHNIKOVA

The lifetime dedication of Ms Shaposhnikova has been warmly recognised by the Jury. She has shown that devot... more

Education, training and awareness-raising
BELGIUM, Roeselare
2016 - Education, training and awareness-raising
‘THE GREAT WAR THROUGH THE EYES OF A CHILD’

This creative and innovative project allowed 14 classes of primary school pupils to explore and present their in... more

CROATIA, Karlovac
2016 - Education, training and awareness-raising
‘STAR IN SCHOOL’

Operating within Karlovac, a city that wants to regenerate its potential, ‘Star in School&rsquo... more

FINLAND, Tampere
2016 - Education, training and awareness-raising
‘ADOPT A MONUMENT’

This grassroots project, facilitated by the Pirkanmaa Provincial Museum, encourages citizens to ‘adopt&rsq... more

GERMANY, Berlin
2016 - Education, training and awareness-raising
PRESERVING AND PROMOTING DANCE HERITAGE

Dance is an important, ephemeral part of our heritage and its preservation presents a substantial challenge. In ... more

IRELAND, Dublin
2016 - Education, training and awareness-raising
‘THE LITTLE MUSEUM OF DUBLIN’

This delightful museum, located in the heart of Dublin, is dedicated to the history of the city as told by its p... more

ITALY, Milan
2016 - Education, training and awareness-raising
CULTURAL HERITAGE EDUCATION PROGRAMME: “APPRENDISTI CICERONI”

The Cultural Heritage Education Programme “Apprendisti Ciceroni®” is a well-established programm... more

Portugal, Mourela
2016 - Education, training and awareness-raising
SUSTAINABLE DEVELOPMENT OF MOURELA PLATEAU, PENEDA-GERęS NATIONAL PARK

This original and creative project was developed in the protected area of Peneda-Gerês National Park and m... more

UNITED KINGDOM, Bristol
2016 - Education, training and awareness-raising
‘HERITAGE SCHOOLS’

This educational initiative brings heritage into the classroom, reaching 120,000 students in 250 schools across ... more

ARMENIA, Yerevan
2015 - Education, training and awareness-raising
PRESERVING CULTURAL HERITAGE IN ARMENIA
Armenia has an archaeological, architectural and artistic heritage of extraordinary richness, deserving con... more
ESTONIA, Tallinn
2015 - Education, training and awareness-raising
PROGRAMME FOR OWNERS OF RURAL BUILDINGS IN ESTONIA
GRAND PRIX

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FRANCE, Stains
2015 - Education, training and awareness-raising
THE GARDEN CITY OF STAINS
In the aftermath of World War I there was a drive in many European countries to create a form of suburban d... more
IRELAND, Cork
2015 - Education, training and awareness-raising
THE FOTA WALLED GARDEN

Fota means "warm soil". Fota House is, for the most part, an early 19th century country house situa... more

MOLDOVA, Chisinau
2015 - Education, training and awareness-raising
SAVING PAST TESTIMONIES FOR BUILDING A FUTURE IN MOLDOVA

This project is a large one, supported by a range of public bodies in Moldova, including the Agency for Inspe... more

NORWAY, Rřros
2015 - Education, training and awareness-raising
THE OUTBUILDING PROJECT
Røros in central Norway has been a World Heritage Site since 1980. It is a former copper-mining tow... more
UK, North England
2015 - Education, training and awareness-raising
HERITAGE SKILLS INITIATIVE IN NEWCASTLE UPON TYNE

The Heritage Skills Initiative has been running at North of England Civic Trust since November 2006. It was s... more

UK, York
2015 - Education, training and awareness-raising
YOUNG ARCHAEOLOGISTS’ CLUB
The Young Archaeologists’ Club is a community-led programme which engages children in archaeology and... more
ALBANIA, Tirana
2014 - Education, training and awareness-raising
‘CULTURAL HERITAGE WITHOUT BORDERS’ REGIONAL RESTORATION CAMPS

CHwB (Cultural Heritage without Borders) Regional Restoration Camps are part of a Balkans-wide push to encourage... more

BELGIUM/UK, Ghent/Norwich
2014 - Education, training and awareness-raising
SHAPING 24: PROMOTING HERITAGE IN NORWICH AND GHENT

Norwich, England’s second city for a large proportion of the last millennium, and Ghent, a city second onl... more

HUNGARY, Miskolc
2014 - Education, training and awareness-raising
PASSAGE: FROM A RUSTY CITY TO A NEW MISKOLC

GRAND PRIX

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NETHERLANDS, Hoorn
2014 - Education, training and awareness-raising
THE COEN CASE

In front of the Westfries Museum in Hoorn, Netherlands, is a 19th century statue of Jan Pieterszoon Coen (1587-1... more

PORTUGAL, Lisbon
2014 - Education, training and awareness-raising
‘ENCOUNTERS WITH HERITAGE’ RADIO PROGRAMME

‘Encounters with Heritage’ is a radio programme, broadcast for 50 minutes weekly, dedicated exclusiv... more

IRELAND, Kilkenny
2013 - Education, training and awareness-raising
IRISH WALLED TOWNS NETWORK EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMME

“The Jury strongly recommends the initiative of “Irish Walled Towns” as an example to othe... more

ITALY, Milan
2013 - Education, training and awareness-raising
ITALIAN PLACES I LOVE

“The Jury was delighted by this project. Members were impressed by the scale of public involvement in... more

PORTUGAL, Loures
2013 - Education, training and awareness-raising
SOS AZULEJO PROJECT

GRAND PRIX

“Cultural heritage is ... more

SPAIN, Valencia
2013 - Education, training and awareness-raising
THE LIVING CABANYAL ARCHIVE

“In giving an award to the “Living Cabanyal Archive” in Valencia the Jury underlined the i... more

UK, Bradford
2013 - Education, training and awareness-raising
SOUTH PENNINES WATERSHED LANDSCAPE

“The Jury thought the South Pennines Watershed Landscape a most imaginative project for raising awaren... more

DENMARK - Lćsř
2012 - Education, training and awareness-raising
THE SEAWEED BANK

"By awarding the conservation of the seaweed-thatched farmhouses on Laesoe Island the Jury draws attent... more

FINLAND - Joensuu
2012 - Education, training and awareness-raising
WORK AND RESTORATION EXPERTISE IN THE RURAL AREAS OF JOENSUU

"The Jury highly commends this project, as an exemplary cooperation between the voluntary and public se... more

FRANCE - Besançon
2012 - Education, training and awareness-raising
TEACHING MANUAL: THE FORTIFICATIONS OF VAUBAN

"This award is given in recognition of the quality of the contents of the teaching manual, combining qu... more

NORWAY
2012 - Education, training and awareness-raising
IMPROVE A HERITAGE SITE - NORWEGIAN HERITAGE FOUNDATION

GRAND PRIX

"The Jury appreciates t... more

UK - Oxford
2012 - Education, training and awareness-raising
CROSSING CULTURES: TRANSFORMING THE ASHMOLEAN MUSEUM

"The first institution ever called a “museum” has been given a new, extraordinarily inventi... more

BELGIUM - Antwerp
2011 - Education, training and awareness-raising
MONUMENTAL CHURCHES OF ANTWERP

“Monumentale Kerken Antwerpen (MKA) was created when five parishes in central Antwerp delegated a repre... more

BELGIUM - Flanders and Brussels, Ghent
2011 - Education, training and awareness-raising
HEART FOR PEOPLE’S CAFéS

“The jury appreciated that this initiative, created by volunteers, raised awareness about an important ... more

CROATIA, Komiža
2011 - Education, training and awareness-raising
DRAGODID.ORG – PRESERVING DRY-STONE MASONRY TECHNIQUES OF THE EASTERN ADRIATIC

“Dry-stone traditional constructions are a precious feature of the landscape in the Croatian coastal ar... more

SPAIN - San Millán de la Cogolla
2011 - Education, training and awareness-raising
EDUCATION CENTRE OF THE HERITAGE AND RESTORATION OF THE MONASTERY OF SAN MILLáN DE YUSO

“The Jury applauds the excellent use of the restoration of a World Heritage site as an educational tool... more

UK - Chichester
2011 - Education, training and awareness-raising
HISTORIC BUILDING CONSERVATION PROGRAMME – WEALD & DOWNLAND OPEN AIR MUSEUM

GRAND PRIX

“The Jury has granted t... more

UK - Southampton
2011 - Education, training and awareness-raising
RAISING AWARENESS OF MARITIME CULTURAL HERITAGE – HAMPSHIRE & WIGHT TRUST FOR MARITIME ARCHAEOLOGY

“Raising the profile of maritime heritage and archaeology - from crashed airplanes and shipwrecks to pr... more

FRANCE
2010 - Education, training and awareness-raising
REMPART: VOLUNTEERS FOR SAVING HERITAGE, PARIS

This award recognises a project that has been of great benefit to many people over the last few decades. The... more

GERMANY
2010 - Education, training and awareness-raising
THE EAST EIFEL VOLCANO PARK, PLAIDT

This venture has remarkably revitalised an important industrial activity for the regional economy, on a large... more

GERMANY - Berlin
2010 - Education, training and awareness-raising
THE BAERWALDBAD - CONSERVATION OF A PUBLIC BATH HOUSE THROUGH VOCATIONAL TRAINING

GRAND PRIX

The prize awarded to this pro... more

NETHERLANDS - Borger
2010 - Education, training and awareness-raising
EMPATHIC ARCHAEOLOGY - ON STORYTELLING AND IDENTITY

The Jury is very impressed by the variety and volume of creative tools this museum uses to engage a diverse p... more

ROMANIA - Sibiu
2010 - Education, training and awareness-raising
DISCOVERING THE MUSEUM – BRUKENTHAL NATIONAL MUSEUM

The Jury has decided to award this project for the outstanding pedagogical approach used in developing the pr... more

UK - London
2010 - Education, training and awareness-raising
FAITH IN MAINTENANCE

The Jury has awarded this prize for the exemplary initiative of the Society for the Protection of Ancient Bu... more