Zeitz Museum of Contemporary Art Africa has been commended for multiple awards.


Blueprint Award
Category: Best Public-Use Project with Private Funding
Winners to be announced on 11 October 2018.

Civic Trust Awards
Winners to be announced on 17 December 2018.

Design Museum’s Beazley Designs of the Year
Category: Architecture
Winners of the final award will be announced in November 2018.

RIBA Awards 2018
Category: RIBA International Prize 2018
Jury  appointed to select a winner.



ArchDaily 2018 Building of the Year Awards
Category: Cultural Architecture

Fulton Awards 2017
Category: Innovation in Concrete (Joint winner with Innovative Integral Van Zyl Spruit Bridge).

World Architecture Festival 2017
Category: Culture – Future Projects Highly Commended.


16th Annual CTBUH Awards Program
Category: 16th Annual CTBUH Awards Program.

Afristay Top V&A Waterfront Activities 2018
Category: Top Activity.

ArchDaily  Refurbishment in Architecture Award 2018
First place.

Architects’ Journal 2018 AJ Retrofit Award
Category:  International Project of the Year

Architizer A+Awards 2018
Category: Cultural Museum (Jury winner).

Blueprint Award 2018
Category:  Best Public-Use Project with Private Funding.

Design Museum’s Beazley Designs of the Year 2018
Category: Architecture.

Detail  Prize 2018
Category: Prize Winner.

Fast Company Top 10 Most Innovative Companies in Travel 2018 Frame Awards
Category: Innovation Award (Jury Prize).

IDEAT Future Award 2018
Category: Best Architecture – Public Building.

Leading Culture Destinations Awards 2018
Category:  Leading Culture Destination of the Year.

Loerie Awards 2018 awarded to M&C Saatchi Abel
Category: Campaign Bronze – Zeitz MOCAA Communication Design: Identity Programmes.

TIME Magazine World’s Greatest Places 2018
Category: Places to visit.

Wallpaper* Magazine Design Awards 2018
Category: Best New Public Building (Joint winner with Musée Yves Saint Laurent Marrakech).

World Architecture Festival 2018
Category: Completed Buildings – New and Old


Culture Trip Wishlist
5 Art and Design Destinations for 2019

Die Burger: Jou Keuse (Your Choice) supplement
Category: Art Gallery Category – Gold

Civic Trust Award
National Panel Special Award



British Guild of Travel Writers Awards
Category: Best Wider World Tourism Project



World Architecture News (WAN) Awards 2017
Category: Adaptive Reuse