Awards & Credits


2011 | The ‘CF Hansen Medal’, by the Royal Danish Academy, for ‘life time Artistic Achievement’ (2011) – the highest honour that can be awarded to a Danish architect.

2008 | Honorary Member of the Sri Lanka Institute of Architects, awarded by the Prime Minster of Sri Lanka.

2007 | ‘Best public building in Tel Aviv’ awarded for the Daniel Amichai Rowing Center, by the ‘Israel Society of Designers’.

2005 | ‘The Rokah Prize’, awarded for outstanding architecture of a public building – for the Daniel Amichai Rowing Center, by the Mayor of Tel Aviv.

1994 | ‘Yakir Israel’ (Honoured by Israel) awarded to’Beit Gabriel’ on the Sea of Gallillee, by the President of Israel.

1994 | The ‘Rechter Prize’ for’Bet Gabriel’, for best work of architecture in Israel, by the Israel Architects Association.

1993 | ‘The Castle Arcades’ in Hillerod, Denmark, (a 70.000 m2 commercial centre), nominated ‘TheBest European Commercial Center, 1993″ by ‘ICSC – the International Council of Shopping Centers’.

1987 | ‘Nykredit’s Architecture Prize’ for lifetime work (then the largest prize in Denmark), shared with the Danish architects Jorn Utzon and Henning Larsen.

1987 | The ‘Eckersberg Medal’ awarded by the Royal Danish Academy for artistic achievement.

1987 | The ‘Dreyer Foundation’ Architecture Prize (1987), Denmark.

1983 | The “Lifshitz Prize”, for beautifying Jerusalem. Awarded by Teddy Kollek, mayor of Jerusalem.



Former Partners:
Geoffrey Bawa 1958-1967 :

All Projects in Sri Lanka during these years.


Dan Wajnman 1980 – 1995:

Was part of planning and executions of all projects in the office during these years.


Itai Linenberg 1995 – 2005:

Was part of planning and executions of all projects in the office during these years.


Ruth Packer 1999 – 2011:

Was part of planning and executions of :
private residence in k.shmaryahu 1, private residence in k. shmaryahu 3, Engel no. 8, private residence in Nof –yam , private residence- israeli coastal plain , Business Management Faculty Building at Ben-Gurion University; competions: “Shade City” Venice Biennial,  The Ben-Gurion university railway station and pedestrian bridge, Memory and community centre – Kiev, Boutique Hotel-Galilee, Resort Hotel- Israeli coastal plain, The city square of Ra’anana competition.


Nadav Salamon 2005-2010:

Was part of planning and executions of all projects in the office during these years.


Collaborations on Projects:

– Beit Gabriel Cultural Social Center: Spector-Amisar.
– The Ayalon Park – Regional Plan 5/3: Guggenheim Architects and Kaplan Regional Planners
– The Castle Arcades Town-Center Project: AK83
– The Hiriya Waste Landfill: Architect Amos Brandeis, in collaboration of SCS Eng. USA
– The Pagoda House: Interior Design: Andree Putman, Paris. Client representative: Arch. Tzila Zak.
– The Umayyad Palace Archeological Park: Architect Mike Turner
and Aron Weingrod.
– The Walworth Barbour American International School In Israel: Architect Haim Dotan and H2L2 (USA)
– “Shade City” An Urban Proposal Exhibited at The Venice Biennial: Curated By Architect Hillel Schocken With Architect Gal Gaon
– Gey-Ben-Hinom National: Mike Turner and Aron Weingrod
– Rothschild 104: skorka architects


– Amit Giron
– Mikaela Burstow-Uziel
– Shai Adam
– Rami Arnold
– Miki Kratsman
– Naama Baram
– Living Architecture Magazine


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