DSM 2021 AWARDS: An architecture award is a recognition or prize given to architects, architecture firms, or building projects for exceptional design, innovation, and/or excellence in the field of architecture. DSM 2021 AWARDS Architecture is presented by a variety of organizations, including professional architecture associations, architectural schools, and design magazines.

Architecture awards can recognize individual architects, architecture firms, or specific building projects. They can be given for a variety of reasons, such as innovation in design, sustainability, technical excellence, and/or the successful integration of the building into its surrounding context.

Winning an architecture award can bring recognition and prestige to architects and architecture firms, and can help to promote their work to a wider audience. Awards can also serve as a benchmark for the industry, setting standards for design and innovation, and inspiring other architects to push the boundaries of what is possible.