Gold medal for project for Royal Danish Academy of Music in Copenhagen.
Invited to become a member of the PAGON-Group (Progressive Architects' Group Oslo Norway).
First prize in the competition "Skånske hustyper" in Sweden, with Ib Moegelvang Nielsen.
First prize for the Elineberg dwelling project in Sweden, with Erik and Henry Andersson.
Wins the competition for the Opera House in Sydney.
Eckersberg Medal (Denmark).
First prize for Højstrup Højskole (the LO Folk High School) at Elsinore.
First prize for city plan of Frederiksberg.
First prize for theater in Zurich.
Honorary Fellow of Royal Australian Institute of Architects.
Prize of honour from William and Hugo Evers' Foundation (Denmark).
Prize of honour and plaquette from Bund Deutscher Architekten (Germany).
C. F. Hansen Medal (Denmark).
Honorary Fellow of American Institute of Architects.
Furniture Prize "Møbelprisen" (Denmark).
First prize for parliament building in Kuwait, with Jan Utzon.
Gold medal from Royal Australian Institute of Architects.
Prince Eugen Medal (Sweden).
Gold medal from Royal Institute of British Architects.
Lakerol Prize (Sweden).
Lifelong annual payment by the Danish state fund for the endowment of the arts.
Civic Design Award (Australia).
Architectural prize from Danske Arkitekters Landsforbund (Denmark).
Alvar Aalto Medal (Finland).
Honorary Fellow of The General Division of the Order of Australia (AC) for Achievements in the Field of Architecture.
"Niels-prisen" (Danish cultural prize).
"Betonelementprisen" (Danish prize for the use of concrete elements).
Architectural prize from Nykredit (Denmark).
Wolf Prize (Israel), prize of memory by the Royal Australian Institute of Architecture.
Gold medal of the Academie d'Architecture, France
Sonning Prize, University of Copenhagen, Denmark
Assigned professor at the Institute of Architecture and Design, Aalborg University, Denmark
Honorary Member of the Official Architects College of the Balearic Islands
Honorary prize from Margot and Thorvald Dreyer's Foundation
"Aalborg European of the Year" appointed by the municipality of Aalborg