BestOf 2013

Exhibition of student projects in architecture

This edition of the BestOf presents 39 projects on 86 submitted to the competition. The jury has selected 13 BestOf for the exceptionally well-adapted solutions to various architectural challenges that they propose. The 26 lasting shortlisted captured the attention of the jury and led to interesting discussions, but unfortunately did not receive the unanimous approval of the jury.

Jury members:

Valérie Ortlieb, architect, Lausanne
Myrto Vitart, architect, Paris
François Charbonnet, architect, Geneva
Laurent Stalder, theorician and architecture critic, Zurich

Catalogue of the projects:

Introduction: Cyril Veillon, Archizoom director
Text on teaching at EPFL : Jeannette Kuo, architect, Zurich, EPFL professor

The Book

Affiche de l'exposition Best Of 2013


The Exhibition

Exhibition view

Exhibition viewPhoto © Alain Herzog

The FAS Romandie award

The FAS Romandie 2013 prize was awarded to Alessia Catellani & Tess Walraven for their Master project « Zurich stories: investigating scenarios of instensification in response to urban emotions ».

Presentation of the projet

Tess Walraven & Jeanne Della Casa

Tess Walraven and Jeanne Della Casa

Thank you for their support


Offices for architecture and city planning:

bauart Bernard Huser Architecte Bonnard & Woeffray
Brauen & Waelschli