The Architecture Drawing Prize 2020

The Architecture Drawing Prize celebrates and showcases the significance of drawing as a tool in capturing and communicating architectural ideas.

The drawing competition runs annually and the winning and shortlisted entries are displayed at both the Sir John Soane’s Museum and the World Architecture Festival. The winners and shortlisted entries for 2020 are below.


Category winners


Overall and Hybrid Winner

Clement Laurencio, 'Apartment #5, a Labyrinth and Repository of Spatial Memories'


Hand-drawn Winner

Marc Brousse, 'Dear Hashima'


Digital Winner

Fe, 'Re-Reading Metropolis'


Lockdown Prize Winner (Hybrid)

Victor Hugo Azevedo and Cheryl Lu Xu, 'Airplane Tower'

Digital shortlist


Hand-Drawn Shortlist

Construction as Heritage: A Case for Discrete Industry, Joshua Bristow, London Metropolitan University
Polymorphous Spatial Monosodium Glutamate, Matthew Poon, UCL Bartlett

Hybrid Shortlist

Mechanical Theatre of Smash Palace, Jono Yoo, The University of Auckland
Choate Colony Hall, Jeff Stikeman, Robert A. M. Stern Architects
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