Shortlisted photographs for the Arcaid Images Architectural Photography Awards 2014 will be exhibited at the World Architecture Festival in Singapore, 1-3 October 2014. The overall winner will be announced by Paul Finch at the Gala Dinner on the Friday night.

The Arcaid Images Architectural Photographer of the year Award highlights the expertise of the specialist architectural photographer, translating the sophistication of architecture into a readable and understandable two dimensions, to explain and extol the character, detail and environment of the project.

Presented below is a preview of one shortlisted image from each category: “Exteriors”, “Interiors”, “Sense of Place”, and “Buildings in Use”.

The 2014 judges are, Kristina Julia Bacht, Amy Croft, Sir Terry Farrell, Bjarne Hammer, David Jenkins, Ken Schluchtmann and Calvin Tsao and Zack McKown. During the shortlisting process each judge was asked to look beyond the architecture itself, considering the photographers merits composition, sense of place, atmosphere and use of scale.

Calvin Tsao and Zack McKown commented “As we expected the images were of an extremely high caliber”.

Win ‘London’, A Deluxe, Limited Edition Book, by Richard Bryant

Arcaid have an exclusive offer for all delegates and visitors to the World Architecture Festival. Vote for the Arcaid Images Architectural Photographer of the Year 2014 and you will automatically be entered to win the limited edition book ‘London’. Signed by photographer Richard Bryant this is a large deluxe, limited edition publication with a foreword by Peter Ackroyd. Visit the Arcaid Images / Sto stand (D40) to cast your vote to win.

“Richard Bryant’s ‘London’ is a tip of the hat to his hometown. It is the rarest of travel experiences, the kind where you get to see practically everything from the best vantage points. The images are alive on the page,” - Architectural Digest.

The 2014 Award is sponsored by Sto and the World Architectural Festival.


A selection of the shortlisted entries alongside the winning image will feature in an exhibition titled ‘Building Images 2015’ at Sto Werkstatt, London, January 16th - February 27th.


Since opening its doors in February this year The Werkstatt is fast becoming known as an important East London cultural hub for architectural and design discourse, presenting a programme of exhibitions ,CPD’s workshops and consultations for the architectural façade and acoustics experts.