The Copper in Architecture Awards promote and reward excellence in design by architects. To be eligible, all entries must incorporate cladding, roofing or other architectural elements of copper (bright, oxidised and patinated) or copper alloys, such as bronze and brass. (Note: Copper coatings or metals coated onto copper are not eligible). Shortlisted projects will be announced and promoted during June 2017, The Overall Winner, Commended projects and Public Choice Winner will be announced later in the year. All winning and commended projects will feature in extensive press coverage around Europe, as well as inclusion in a special Awards publication and coverage on the CopperConcept website.
The Awards are for recently completed buildings (between January 2015 and April 2017) across Europe, incorporating copper or copper alloy cladding, roofing or other architectural elements.