2018 NOMINEES 

LEADING CULTURE DESTINATIONS OF THE YEAR

 

 EXHIBITION

KEITH HARING AT STEDELIJK, AMSTERDAM, Netherlands

Philippe Parreno at Gropius BaU, Berlin, Germany

Robert Rauschenberg: Among Friends MOMA New YorK, United States

 

ARCHITECTURE

Paracas Museum, PARACAS, Peru (Barclay & Crousse)

YVES SAINT LAURENT MUSEUM, MARRAKECH, MOROCCO (KO STUDIO)

Zeitz Mocaa, Cape Town, South Africa (Heatherwick STUDIO)

 

 RESTAURANT

Restaurant at Garden Museum, London, United Kingdom

Otium at Broad MUSEUM, Los Angeles, United States

Aura at National Gallery Singapore, singapore

 

SHOP

Gallery & Co., National Gallery Singapore, singapore

V&A shop, London, United Kingdom

MUMOK Shop, Vienna, austria

 

digital experience

Pepper programme at THE Smithsonian, Washington DC, United States

TeamLab Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan

 Immersion Room, Cooper Hewitt, New York, United States

 

NEW CULTURE DESTINATIONS OF THE YEAR

 

EUROPE

The Marshall House, Reykjavik, Iceland

National Museum of Contemporary Art Athens, Athens, Greece

Fondation Carmignac, Porquerolles Island, France

 

North America

INSTITUTE FOR CONTEMPORARY ART at VCU, Richmond, United States

Remai Modern, Saskatoon, Canada

Museum of Contemporary Art, Toronto, Canada

 

Latin America

Museum of Underwater Archaeology, Campeche, Mexico

Paracas Museum, PARACAS, Peru

 

AFRICA/ Middle East/ UAE

Louvre Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, UAE

YVES SAINT LAURENT MUSEUM, Marrakech, Morocco

Zeitz MOCAA, Cape Town, South Africa

 

ASIA PACIFIC

Yayoi Kusama Museum, Tokyo, Japan

Tai Kwun, Hong Kong

Design Society, Shekou, Shenzhen, China

 

 

SOFT POWER DESTINATIONS OF THE YEAR

 

best activation

Susan Philipz: Who by Fire, Valletta, Malta

Deaccessioning to Diversify, Baltimore Museum of Art, Baltimore, USA 

Bursting at the Seams: Philippine Detention Centers, Ayala Museum,Makati, philippines

 

best cultural organisation

Museum of Vancouver, Vancouver, Canada

Museum of Tomorrow, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

Louvre Abu Dhabi, Abu Dhabi, UAE

 

best cultural district

Knowledge Quarter, London, UK

Maboneng Precinct, Johannesberg, South Africa

Fogo Island, Newfoundland, Canada

 

avis travellers' awards

 

emerging culture city of the year

Lisbon, Portugal

Medellin, Colombia

Abu Dhabi, UAE

 

ART HOTEL OF THE YEAR

Le Royal Monceau Raffles, Paris, France

Chateau La Coste, Le Puy-Sainte-Réparade, France

Detroit Foundation Hotel, Detroit, United States

 

cuLTURAL NOMAD OF THE YEAR

petite passport

lost with a purpose

time travel turtle

art weekenders

wanderlustingk

neil hennessy-vass

 

 climate smart award (in partnership with sunX)

The Climate Museum, New York, United States

The Hangzhou Low Carbon Science & Technology Museum, Hangzhou, China

The Science Express, India