Honorable Mention, Best Private Plots & Public Spots Awards


The international competition best private plots – Die besten Gärten 2012 is the fifth in the series. The award honors exceptional achievements in the design of sustainable private outdoor spaces and gardens.

The competition highlights gardens as a contemporary dialogue between architecture, ecology and landscape, as places of inspiration and creation, as habitats that tell stories. The award criteria include artistic and conceptual quality, ecological use of plants and materials, delimitation and organization of outdoor space. A focus lies on variety of uses and sustainability.

Jury Members
  • Stig L. Andersson (DK)
  • Franziska Bark Hagen (CH)
  • Teresa Moller (CL)
  • Vladimir Sitta (CZ/AU)
  • Tom Stuart-Smith (GB)