FHP2020 Keyvisual – Copyright Stijn Bollaert

Fritz Höger 
AWARD 2020
for Brick

Wanted: the best brick buildings.The Brick Building Initiative (Initiative Bauen mit Backstein) awards the Fritz Höger Award for Brick Architecture and thus honors special architectural achievements with a particular building material.

The Jury has voted!

With 586 projects submitted almost as many architects participated at the 2020 Fritz Höger Award for Brick Architecture as there were participants at the last award 2017 – despite the corona pandemic. In September 2020 the judging panels met and chose the Winners 2020. On 17th and 24 th of November the shortlisted projects will be announced – so stay tuned. 

The shortlist

The Fritz Höger Award for Brick Architecture, which was first awarded in 2008, takes place every three years and is one of the largest German architectural awards. It honors projects that use the potential of a traditional building material in a sustainable way to create special, remarkable and sustainable architecture.

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The best Brick Buildings


In our brick magazine VORTEILE you can find the best projects submitted to the Fritz Höger Award for Brick Architecture. Twice a year it presents impressive architectural buildings from the competition, documented in a professional and high quality manner.

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A big stage for your buildings

The Fritz Höger Award for Brick Architecture would not be possible without the work of hundreds of ambitious architects. Every three years outstanding projects surprise the public with undreamt design possibilities of the traditional building material. The architects that meet this challenge benefit from the interest of the professional public and the presence in prestigious publications. The chances and the attention – also for newcomers and non-winners – are enormous. Be a part of it!

All benefits for architects