The Mies Crown Hall Americas Prize, founded in 2012 in Chicago at the Illinois Institute of Technology, is a biennial award recognizing excellence in built works of architecture in the North and South Americas.

Split into two distinct prizes, MCHAP.emerge is awarded to an outstanding built work in the Americas by an emerging practice (10 years or younger) completed within the preceding two years.

See the past cycles here:


Nominated Projects

Over 200 projects were nominated for the MCHAP 2018 cycle by nominators from across the globe.