WAN Healthcare Award 2017 Winner Announced

Thursday 01 Mar 2018

Nickl & Partner Architekten AG wins the WAN Healthcare Award 2017 for their well-executed Kaiser-Franz-Josef-Spital design

Congratulations to Nickl & Partner Architekten AG for winning the WAN Healthcare Award 2017 with their impressive design of Kaiser-Franz-Josef-Spital.

Carefully considered by a panel of expert judges, the winning project was selected from the six shortlisted projects. This year’s panel included: John Hicks, Director at Global Health, Jane McElroy, Principal at NBBJ, Mark Rowe, Partner at Penoyre & Prasad, and David Weatherhead, Vice President and a Senior Project Designer at HOK.

Jury Quotes

“The machine in all its glory. A celebration of precision architecture with a nice touch of innovation in places. It’s executed very well.” David Weatherhead

“It responds well to it’s context. It highlights that healthcare buildings don’t necessarily have to look like healthcare buildings. They can look like normal buildings.” Jane McElroy

“Illustrates the power of rigorous logic and formal approach” Mark Rowe

We’d like to take the opportunity to thank the jury, and all who entered their projects into this year’s WAN Healthcare Award 2017.

All 2018 WAN AWARDS categories are open for entry with a special early bird discount available until 29th March. For more information, please click HERE

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