For the fourth time the architectural magazine AIT launched the international Award and tied in with the successful competitions of the years 2012, 2014 and 2016. The AIT-Award „Best in Interior and Architecture 2018“ is divided in twelve different categories. All types of buildings and interior spaces, built in the last two years, could be submitted.


A total of 723 projects from 36 countries had been submitted for the AIT-Award 2018 l Best in Interior and Architecture. In a closed session on 7th and 8th December 2017 in Hamburg, the jury selected the best projects in each category. The finalists of the AIT-Award 2018 l Best in Interior and Architecture are from Austria, Belgium, Bosnia and Herzegovina, China, Czech Republic, Denmark, France, Germany, Hungary, India, Italy, Luxemburg, Malaysia, Poland, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland, the Netherlands and the United Kingdom.

Award ceremony

The rankings have been announced on 21st March 2018 by the jurors and the AIT in the context of a festive award ceremony in the presence of the nominated architectural offices and interior designers during the Light + Building in Frankfurt.

WHEN         21st march 2018, 4:30 p.m.

WHERE      Exhibition Centre Frankfurt on the Main
                  Light+Building trade fair
                  Room Panorama in the Forum


4:30 pm     Welcome by Frankfurt Exhibition GmbH and Petra Stephan, Chefredakteurin AIT

Speech     Monica von Schmalensee, White Arkitekter, SE-Stockholm

Keynote    Martin Videgård (Tham & Videgård Arkitekter, SE-Stockholm)

Awarding   by the jury members

7:00 pm    reception

Moderation  Kristina Bacht, Editor in chief GKT / AIT-Dialog


During the Light+Building trade fair in Frankfurt on the Main, which takes place from 18th march to 23rd march 2018, the awarded projects have been exhibited in the special area of AIT. Subsequently, the winning projects of the AIT Award 2016 are presented in the AIT ArchitekturSalons and published in the AIT-Dialog.