MVRDV has been voted 'Architect of the Year' by the readers of German architecture and interior magazine A&W (Architektur & Wohnen).
The readers appreciated the fact that "MVRDV has realized recognizable concepts and spectacular buildings". The award will be handed over on May 11 in Hamburg after a laudation by Kristin Feireiss.
On May 11 a small retrospective exhibition titled 'What's Next?' opens as part of the Hamburg Architecture Summer at byUSM, Plan 6, Hamburg. The exhibition will be a timeline of the office history and a city of models; most have never been exhibited before.