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Announcing the Winners for 2023-2024 Europe 40under40 Architecture and Design Award
Announcing the Winners for 2023-2024 Europe 40under40 Architecture and Design Award

2023-2024 Europe 40under40® Award Winners: Announcing the Best Emerging Young Architects & Designers in Europe

We are delighted to announce the winners of the “Europe 40under40®” program for 2023-2024. This prestigious recognition celebrates the world’s most promising talents in architecture and design, along with their groundbreaking projects.


In times of adversity, preserving visionary perspectives is paramount. Showcasing Europe’s brightest minds in architecture and design not only inspires hope but also fuels optimism for tomorrow’s advancements.

Spread across Europe, the selected young recipients for the “Europe 40under40®” come from the following countries: Austria, Greece, France, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Netherlands, Turkey, and The United Kingdom providing an insight into the architectural scene in Europe. Listed in alphabetical order per country, they are:

Oliver Gerner, Gerner Gerner Plus, Austria
Maxime Bergeret, Bancaù Architectes, France
Nicolas Beyret, HAME, France
Matthieu Boustany, LOCAL, France
Benoist Desfonds, LOCAL, France
Jean-Rémy Dostes, HAME, France
Paul Jaquet, HAME, France
Anas Koubaiti, KAPT Studio, France
Audrey Lanne, Atelier Schall, France
Pierre Ledoux, Vendredi Architecture et Urbanisme, France
François Le Pivain, François Le Pivain Architecte – sŌne, France
Victoria Miglioire, Atelier Victoria Miglioiroe, France
Antoine Morizot, A+A , France
Arthur Ozenne, 19-86, France
Theo Pagnon, KAPT Studio, France
Loïc Parmentier, Atelier de Montrottier Loïc Parmentier & Associés, France
Alexandre Pavlidis, Office Muto, Greece-France
Alice Wijnen, Relier Architecture, France
Nicola Pavan, 120 grammi: laboratorio di architettura, Italy
Andrea Tabocchini, Andrea Tabocchini Architecture, Italy
Sven Hoogerheide, Taller Architects, Netherlands
Kamil Domachowski, IFAgroup, Poland
Konrad Loesch, Loesch + partnerzy, Poland
João Castelo-Branco, Hori-zonte, Portugal
Fabio Ferreira Neves, Fabio Ferreira Neves, Portugal
João Jesus, OODA Arquitectura Lda., Portugal
Frederico Roeber, Hori-zonte, Portugal
Pablo López Prol, PLP Atelier, Spain
Ignacio Merino, Flow81 Architecture Lab SLP, Spain
Álvaro Moral García, MADE.V Arquitectos, Spain
María Teresa Sánchez Táboas, Gramática Arquitectónica, Spain
Yago Vaillo Usón, Vaillo+Irigaray Architects, Spain
Cristina Vega Iglesias, Burlat & Vega Architectes, Spain
Gustav Magnusson, Urbanism by Magnusson, Sweden
Bilge Altuğ, 9016 Architecture, Turkey
Caner Bilgin, Bilgin Architects, Turkey
Ali Çalışkan, Geomim, Turkey
Öznur Pınar Çer, MASK architects, Turkey
Can Tamirci, Tamirci Architects, Turkey
Geoffrey Eberle, Atelier Entropic, United Kingdom

We take great pride and honor in announcing the distinguished Jury for this year’s Europe 40under40® Awards, along with our continued partnership with Europe’s foremost architects and academics, who have garnered numerous accolades and recognition for their contributions to the field.

Namely (in alphabetical order):
María González Aranguren
Architect, Aranguren & Gallegos
Assistant Professor Tenure Track at University of Virginia’s School of Architecture
Laertis Antonios Ando Vassiliou
Architect-Engineer, LAAV Architects
Dr. Elena Douvlou
DipArch, MAArch, PhD, PgCertHE, FHEA, ARB
Associate Dean School of Architecture, Faculty of Engineering & Architecture
Dr. Peter Kuczia
KUCZIA Architects, Architect, PhD

Europe 40under40® is an annual awards program initiated by The European Centre to highlight and distinguish the next generation of architects and designers who will impact future living and working environments, cities, and rural areas. It is an annual celebration of innovation and creativity.

The program is open to all young architects, landscape architects, urban planners, and industrial designers currently under the age of 40, working independently, in a firm, or on a specific project as the lead designers.

All winning projects will be featured in the exhibition titled “40 Young European Architects with New Visions” that will take place in December of 2024 together with the Awards Ceremony at THE EUROPEAN CENTRE, 74 Mitropoleos Str., Athens, Greece. Both the dates and the duration of the exhibition and Awards ceremony will be announced shortly.

A special edition based on the show will also be published by Metropolitan Arts Press featuring the Next New Talented Generation of European Architects and Designers for 2023-2024 and will be available internationally to archi-lovers all around the world.

Note. We have already started accepting entries for next year’s competition. Select and submit your finest work for “Europe 40under40®” 2024-2025; showcase the projects that best reflect your impact in the fields of architecture, construction, and design. Online applications are available at

Please note that the deadline for submissions in the 2024-2025 program is December 15th, 2024.

As an organization, we extend our sincere gratitude to each participant who submitted their project for consideration in this year’s program, as well as to the dedicated Jury members who invested their time and effort in recognizing the most promising talents emerging within the industry.

INFORMATION: Ms. Konstadina Geladaki
The European Centre for Architecture Art Design and Urban Studies
Tel: +30 210 3428511

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