City of Adelaide Prize

Voting for the People's Choice Award has now closed! Stay tuned for the announcement of the winner.

The City of Adelaide Prize recognises and awards projects that bring the streets and public spaces of Adelaide alive and make it a great place to live, work and have fun.

The Prize is a category within the prestigious South Australian Architecture Awards Program.

Established in 1997, the prize recognises innovative projects that enliven the city’s public spaces and actively engage with the community. It includes projects such as buildings, landscape works, public art and temporary contributions of the City’s public spaces. The City of Adelaide and the Australian Institute of Architects work together to support the enhancement of public spaces in the city as South Australia’s capital. Best of all, entry is free.

City of Adelaide Prize & People's Choice 2022 Nominees

The winner of the City of Adelaide Prize and the People’s Choice Award will be announced at the annual South Australian Architecture Awards Online Streaming event on 16 June 2022. 

This year’s nominees include:

  • Lot Fourteen Canopy by Tridente Boyce
  • Adelaide Railways Station Entry by ARM Architecture
  • Adelaide Festival Pavilion by CO-AP
  • Bice Building Refurbishment by Baukultur
  • JamFactory Tarnanthi Exhibition 2021 by Grieve Gillett Andersen
  • The Foundry by Architects Ink
  • Fugazzi by Studio Gram
  • Australian Space Discovery Centre by JPE Design Studio
  • Restaurant Botanic by Williams Burton Leopardi

2021 Winner

2021 Commendations

The Jury also decided to award 3 commendations for the 2021 City of Adelaide Prize to:

  •  Modernist Adelaide by Stuart Symons
  • Sheridan Kiosk by BB Architects
  • Vietnamese Boat People Monument – Guiding Light by Tony Rosella and Ash Badios.

2021 People’s Choice Award Winner

Former City of Adelaide Prize Winners

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If you have any questions regarding the City of Adelaide prize, please contact Amanda McConnell:

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