Presentation

ARVHA, Association for Research about City and Housing, launches in 2021 the 6th edition of The Prize of Women Architects with the support of the Ministry of Culture and the Ministry of Family, childhood, and women’s Rights, the Pavillon de l’Arsenal and the National council of the Order of Architects. The Prize of 2021 has also the support of BNP Paribas Real Estate, Ciments Calcia, Rockwool, Technal, Unibail Rodamco and Saint Gobain.

Prize 2021

This Prize aims to highlight the Works and the careers of women architects, so that young women architects may be inspired by existing feminine models, and encourage the parity in a profession with a male dominance. The conditions to participate to the Prize are to be registred to the Order of Architects and to be the author of the projects presented.

Categories

Prize young woman architect: under 40 years old, 3 to 5 projects realized or not.

Prize Original work: realized by a woman architect

Prize woman architect: 3 to 5 projects built

International Prize: 3 to 5 projects built by a woman architect registered to the Order of Architect of her country, except France

Launch of the 2022 Prize for Women Architects

Four prizes will be awarded:

  • Young Woman Architect Prize, under 40 – 3 projects out of 5 completed or not;
  • Prize for the original work produced by a woman architect;
  • Woman Architect Award – 3 to 5 works built;
  • International Prize – 3 to 5 works built by a woman architect registered with the Order of Non-French Architects.

The competition will be open from May 15 and will close on July 31, 2022.

Award ceremony on November 15, 2022 at the Pavillon de l’Arsenal

News
We worked with the teams of the Chamber of Architects and Engineers of Austria on the project ‘YesWePlan’ https://yesweplan.eu/ and one of the recommendations was to consider the French prize for women architects as exemplary. So much so that he has become a role model for Austrian women launching the Austrian Prize for Women Architects. registrations for the prize for women architects in Austria have started

Results of the Women Architect of the Year 2021 Award

Woman architect award 2021
Anne-Françoise JUMEAU

Young woman architect award 2021
Eléonore MORAND

International Award 2021
Farshid MOUSSAVI

Original work award
2021
Sara MARTIN CAMARA

Special mention :
Original Work 2021

Béatrice MOUTON

Special mention
Young woman architect 2021

Marion TRIBOLET

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Videos

Catherine GUYOT president WOMEN IN ARCHITECTURE.fr

Catherine GUYOT president WOMEN IN ARCHITECTURE.fr – ARVHA talks about the Prix des Femmes ARCHITECTES

Interview de ANGELA BRADI

March 8, 2021 Angela BRADY talks to us about her experience as the founder of the WOMEN IN ARCHITECTURE UK group, former president of RIBA who created Diversecity for people of diversity in architecture. She has been fighting for equality in the architectural profession for more than 20 years. Well done Angela. . . She was part of the Prix Femme architecte jury in 2013 for the first edition.

Interview by Bettina Dreier

Bettina DREIER FIALA architect and member of the Chamber of Architects and Engineers of Austria talks to us about the reasons that motivated the Austrians to propose
this Erasmus + project “YesWePlan” which seeks to improve the conditions of women architects in EUROPE; this project is led by 5 countries: France with ARVHA Austria, Germany and Slovenia with the chamber of architects and engineers and Spain with the Polytechnic University of Valencia. A conference is scheduled for May 2021 in Saint Denis to allow a live meeting of its main members as well as the French network of women architects Women In Architecture, led by Catherine GUYOT.

Interview by Spela KUHAR

Spela KUHAR architect member of the Chamber of Architects of Slovenia and of the program “YesWePlan!” Erasmus + tells us about the Slovenian context and recommendations to improve the place of women in architecture in Europe. She was vice president of the jury of women architects in 2020. She is the author of a book on architecture in SLOVENIA.

9th Awards Ceremony for Women Architects

Video and photos of the Conference of the exhibition of the ARVHA Women Architects Award Winners

Mairie du 3eme arrondissement de paris, 2 rue Eugène Spuller 75003 Paris.

Film of the 2020 Women Architects Award Ceremony

Film of the 2019 Women Architects Award Ceremony

Photos of the 2019 ceremony

Photos of the 2018 ceremony

Architectural visits in Paris and Ile de France

VISITES ARCHITECTURALES À PARIS ET ILE DE FRANCE DES PROJETS DES FEMMES ARCHITECTES

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