We embrace the idea that architecture and urbanism do more than merely provide the shelter where we live; they shape the public and private realms in which we inhabit our planet and develop our cultures, economies and futures.
A distinct group of practicing architects and academics whose areas of expertise include the making of cities and their buildings from antiquity to today.
Sebastian Treese named 2021 Richard H. Driehaus Prize laureate
Sebastian Treese, a leader in the process of current architectural renewal in Germany, has been named the recipient of the 2021 Richard H. Driehaus Prize at the University of Notre Dame. In conjunction with the Driehaus Prize, the Henry Hope Reed Award, given annually to an individual working outside the practice of architecture who has supported the cultivation of the traditional city, its architecture and art, will be presented posthumously to John Reps, a renowned historian of urban planning whose work has deeply influenced generations of architects and urbanists.