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Board of Experts
European Prize for Urban Public Space 2016
The Board of Experts of the European Prize for Urban Public Space is an international and multidisciplinary network of people linked to the city and public space. Its members recommend public space interventions that they deem particularly well accomplished to the Prize’s organizers. This way, they strengthen the quality and the territorial representation of the works submitted.




Maria Auböck
Munich (Germany)
Architect, landscape architect, professor at the Academy of Fine Arts in Munich and a member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2014 edition.




Gjergj Bakallbashi
Tirana (Albania)
Architect, graduated from Harvard University School of Design, Head of the Department of Urban Planning and Architecture at the Municipality of Tirana, and a member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2016 edition.




Konrad Buhagiar
Valletta (Malta)
Architect, senior visiting lecturer at the University of Malta, founding partner of the Architecture Project and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since 2012.




Viorica Buica
Bucharest (Romania)
Journalist, chief editor of the Igloo magazine and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2012 edition.




Cosmin Caciuc
Bucharest (Romania)
Architect, lecturer at the Ion Mincu University of Architecture and Urbanism, editor of Zeppelin review and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2012 edition.




Luigi Centola
Rome (Italy)
Architect, founder of Newitalianblood, partner of Centola & Associati and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since 2010.




Rodrigo Coelho
Porto (Portugal)
Architect, Assistant Professor at the Faculty of Architecture of the University of Porto, Deputy Director of the Centre for Architecture and Urban Studies CEAU-FAUP, and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since 2016.




Pelin Derviş
Istanbul (Turkey)
Architect, independent editor, curator and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2012 edition.




Marc Dubois
Ghent (Belgium)
Architect and critic, professor of the Sint-Lucas School of Architecture and member of the Expert Comitee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2010 edition.




Lubica Fabri
Bratislava (Slovakia)
Architect and designer, specialist on architecture of public buildings, publisher of architectural magazine "ADMAGAZIN" and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since 2016.




Ljubo Georgiev
Sofia (Bulgaria)
Architect with international experience, director of ONE ARCHITECTURE WEEK, writer for various magazines, and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since 2016.





Giovanni Ginocchini
Bologna (Italy)
Architect and urban planner, director of the Bologna Urban Center and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2014 edition.




Žaklina Gligorijević
Belgrade (Serbia)
Lead Planner in Urban Panning Institute of Belgrade and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space for the 2010, 2012 and 2016 editions.




Kathrin Golda-Pongratz
Barcelona (Spain)
Architect, professor of International Urban Planning at the University of Applied Sciences in Frankfurt, member of the Academia Europaea and a member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2014 edition.




Petra Griefing
Leuven (Belgium)
Architect, Senior project leader at Stad en Architectuur, member of the Urban Design Committee in Leuven, Belgium and a member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since 2016.




Nicole Guichard

Lyon (France)
Sociologist, editor of leblogdelaville and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2014 edition.




Valery Gyurov
Sofia (Bulgaria) 
Architect and urban designer, co-founder of Transformatori association, currently manager of URBANIK. Member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space for the 2016 edition




Konstantinos Ioannidis
Stavanger (Norway)
PhD architect, associate professor of University of Stavanger and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2014 edition.




Igor Kovačević
Prague (Czech Republic)
Architect, director of the Centre for Central European Architecture, a professor at the Architectural Institute in Prague (ARCHIP) and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2012 edition.




Piotr Lewicki

Kraków (Poland)
PhD Architect, co-founder and partner in Biuro Projektów Lewicki Łatak architectural practice




Michel Lussault
Lyon (France)
Geographer, professor of Urban Studies at the University of Lyon and a member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2014 edition.




Mateja Medvedič
Ljubljana (Slovenia)
Architect, critic, production designer of film and television and a member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2014 edition.




Dan Merta
Prague (Czech Republic)
Art curator, director of GalerieJaroslavaFragnera and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2014 edition.




Ivan Mirkovski
Skopje (Republic of Macedonia)
Professor of Urbanism at the University American College in Skopje (UACS), founder of the Architecture Week in Skopje and a member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2012 edition.



Ludovica Molo

Lugano (Switzerland)
Architect, director of i2a istituto internazionale di architettura and lecturer at the Lucerne School of Engineering and Architecture and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since 2016.




Maroje Mrduljas
Zagreb (Croatia)
Architecture critic, editor of the Oris magazine and member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2010 edition.




Krzysztof Nawratek
Plymouth (United Kingdom)
Architect, professor of architecture at the University of Plymouth and a member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2012 edition.




Shane O'Toole
Kilkenny (Ireland)
Historian and architecture critic, member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2012 edition.




Darko Polic
Novi Sad (Serbia)
Architect and urban planner from the Urban Planning and Development Research Centre of Novi Sad and a member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2014 edition.




Jelena Prokopljević
Barcelona (Spain)
Serbian architect and researcher living in Barcelona, member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2014 edition.




João Santa-Rita
Lisbon (Portugal)
Architect, President of the Portuguese Order of Architects and Professor at the Department of Architecture of Universidade Autónoma de Lisboa.




Olga Sezneva
Saint Petersburg (Russia) 
Urban sociologist, Professor of Urban Studies at European University -St. Petersburg, and a member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since 2016




Maria Topolcanska
Bratislava (Slovakia)
Architect, critic and lecturer in architecture and urban culture. Founder and chief editor of archizine Fake Cities / True Stories – a learning tool on parallel realities in Central and Eastern European urbanity before and after 1990 member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since 2012.




Elša Turkušić Jurić
Sarajevo (Bosnia and Herzegovina)
Architect, researcher, senior teaching assistant at the Faculty of Architecture University of Sarajevo and a member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since the 2016 edition.


Omer Yilmaz

Ömer Yilmaz
Istanbul(Turkey)
Architect, Honorary Chair of Arkitera Architecture Center. Member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since 2016.
 



Viktor Zotov
Kiev (Ukraine)
Architect, chief architect of bureau Zotov&Co, founder of International Architecture Festival CANactions and CANactions School for Urban Studies. Member of the Expert Committee of the European Prize for Urban Public Space since 2016.