ARCHIZINC TROPHY is a competition distinguishes international architects and their best projects submitted, based on architectural quality and originality of project, innovation in the use of zinc material, elegance, functionality and respect for the environment.


The projects are classified in four categories:

  • Private housing
  • Collective housing
  • Public buildings
  • Commercial buildings

Several special prizes are also awarded: Prize for Daring, Tradition Prize, Sustainable Building Prize, and the Jury's Grand Prize. A favorite project on Facebook is also rewarded by voting on the page "VM ZINC for Architecture".

The competition demonstrates the important role of zinc and VMZINC‘s commitment to highlighting creative architecture. This competition illustrates the strong ties that have been built up between architects and the brand.


Jury Profile

The deliberation of the Archizinc Trophy was held on 8th April 2016 in France. About 140 projects were proposed. 31 projects were shortlisted and finally 11 projects were awarded for this 7th edition, from 5 countries (Austria, France, Japan, Jordan, Spain). The winners will be invited to Paris for the award ceremony on 10th June.

There is also an internet award. All the project are presented in the VMZINC Facebook page "VMZINC for Architecture" and the project which will have the most "likes" will be the winner.


There are 4 projects from mainland China and Taiwan

You are more than welcomed to vote a "Like" for these projects

(links shown below each projects photo)


1.Hanmeilin Gallery,Beijing, Architect: Zhang Hua, Fan Li (Sunlay Design)  Facebook link

2.Huancui Clubhouse, Weihai, Shandong, Architect: Hua Li  Facebook Link

3. Yin Long Bay Impression Commercial Street, Jining, Shandong,
DR Architectural and Planning  Facebook Link

4. Da-an Residential Tower, Taipei, Architect: Rogers Stirk Harbour+Partners, Facebook Link