Germane Barnes awarded the 2021 Wheelwright Prize

Harvard GSD is pleased to name Germane Barnes the winner of the 2021 Wheelwright Prize for his proposal Anatomical Transformations in Classical Architecture.

The Wheelwright Prize

Harvard GSD’s Wheelwright Prize is an international competition for early-career architects. Winners receive a $100,000 (USD) fellowship to foster intensive, innovative architectural research that is informed by cross-cultural engagement and can make a significant impact on
architectural discourse.


Review the guidelines to learn who can apply for the 2022 Wheelwright Prize and how the prize is administered.


Learn more about the application process. Details of the 2022 prize cycle will be announced in Fall 2021.


For more about the Prize’s history, mission, and administration, browse commonly asked questions.