Search AZ Awards ...
Awards By Category

Easily the world’s coolest street festival tent, MirrorMirror consists of just three simple elements: a gabled, hinged roof covered in stretched reflective Mylar foil; foldable steel tripod frames; and concrete block anchors – all deployed in six minutes or less. After it was chosen as the winning entry in a competition by New York’s Storefront for Art and Architecture, along with the New Museum, the portable pop-up venue enjoyed its first moment in the sun during 2013’s Ideas City, where it reflected the action on the sidewalk, boosting the energy of the Bowery event. ­davidsonrafailidis.­net

Location: New York
Firm: Davidson Rafailidis, Buffalo
Team: Stephanie Davidson and Georg Rafailidis with Jia Ma and Aleksandr Marchuk

People’s Choice: Temporary and Experiential Installations
MirrorMirror tents

Explore more Award Winners

2018
People’s ChoiceTemporary and Experiential Installations
Location
Montreal, Canada
Firm
Claude Cormier + Associés, Canada
2016
Winner + People’s ChoiceTemporary and Experiential Installations
Location
Montreal, Canada
Designers
Lateral Office (Toronto), and CS Design (Montreal)
2013
Award of MeritTemporary and Experiential Installations
Location
National Building Museum, Washington, D.C.
Firm
Rockwell Group, New York
Team
David Rockwell and Barry Richards, with lab at Rockwell Group