German Facade Prize 2012 (1st prize) in the category “Public Building” for Kindergarten Kastanienallee, Berlin-Hellerdorf, 2012.

Architectural Review (AR) Award 2008 (commended) for BAD (bath), Stuttgart.

Holcim Award 2008 for Sustainable Construction (acknowledgement prize) for XERITOWN, Dubai.

Cityscape Architectural Award 2008 (highly recommended) for XERITOWN, Dubai.

MAK-Schindler-Fellowship, Museum for Applied Arts, Vienna, Austria, 2007.

Research Grant, Jan van Eyck Academie, Maastricht, Netherlands. 2005.

Artist in Residence Grant, Akademie Schloss Solitude, Germany. 2000, 2004 + 2005.

CaracasCase Fellowship, Federal Cultural Foundation of Germany, 2003.

Werkbeurs, Grant from the Netherlands Foundation for Fine Arts, Design and Architecture, 2002/03 + 2004.

Hans-Schaefers-Award 2001, Association of German Architects (BDA) for Dots&Loops, Burgos, Spain.

LEG-Award 2000, Landesentwicklungsgesellschaft, Germany, 2000.

Egon Eiermann Award 1999/2000 (2nd Prize) for Isotop, Bern, Switzerland.

Hans-Schaefers-Award 1998, Association of German Architects (BDA) for IIT Student Center, Chicago, USA.

Honor Award for Excellence in Design, Columbia University Graduate School of Architecture, New York 1998.

DAAD Grant, Deutscher Akademischer Austausch Dienst (German Academic Exchange Service), 1996-97.