The 2022 winners of eVolo Magazine‘s popular Skyscraper Competition have just been revealed. Selected from a field of 427 projects, the three winners and 20 honorable mentions offer visionary ideas for the future of vertical architecture, shaped by novel approaches to technology, materials, function, and aesthetics.
The top three projects were created by designers from South Korea, China, Austria, and Poland, with topics including the modification of weather conditions, the prevention of tsunamis in the Pacific, and the promotion of flora and microorganisms.
Below, we take a closer look at the three winning entries, while the 20 honorable mentions have been republished in our image gallery at the end of the article. You can compare the 2022 projects with past winners by exploring our previous coverage of the competition here.
First Place: Climate Control Skyscraper
Design Team: Kim Gyeong Jeung, Min Yeong Gi, Yu Sang Gu (South Korea)