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Award ceremony and exhibition opening Swiss Architectural Award 2020

On Thursday 1st April 2021 (7 p.m. CET), at the Auditorium Teatro dell’architettura – Università della Svizzera italiana, the Parisian studio Bruther (Stéphanie Bru, Alexandre Theriot) will be awarded the seventh Swiss Architectural Award. 

The ceremony, which will be held via live streaming (on www.arc.usi.ch and www.tam.usi.ch), will also accompany the opening of the exhibition Swiss Architectural Award 2020 at the Auditorium Teatro dell’architettura. Lasting until 24 December 2021, the exhibition will include the works presented by the 33 candidates from 19 different countries, with a focus to the winner’s works through Enrico Cano’s photographs and Daniele Marucci’s videos, and a section dedicated to the previous editions. The exhibition will be accompanied by a monograph edited by Nicola Navone and published by Mendrisio Academy Press and Silvana Editoriale, both in Italian and English.


Boas Erez, Rector of the Università della Svizzera italiana
Mario Botta, President of the Fondazione Teatro dell’architettura and Jury chairman of the Swiss Architectural Award
Riccardo Blumer, Dean of the Academy of Architecture – USI, member of the jury
Dieter Dietz, Director of the Section d’Architecture, EPFL-ENAC and member of the jury
Christophe Girot, Dean of the Departement Architektur, ETHZ and member of the jury
Stéphanie Bru and Alexandre Theriot (Bruther), winner of the Swiss Architectural Award 2020

Nicola Navone, Award secretary

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