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Gingerbread House 2016

Photo: Viktoria Garvare. 2016.
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Skeppsholmen, Stockholm

Gingerbread House 2016

Gingerbread House 2016 is a fragrant exhibition of imaginative gingerbread houses. It is also a competition in which children, young people, adults, amateurs and professionals build and create side by side.

This year’s theme: Secrets at home

In the nooks and crannies of the houses, we find reflected our most personal and uncompromising home secrets. All the bakers were encouraged to translate their innermost secrets and private ideas of home into design using gingerbread dough.

Members of this year's jury:

Gabriel di Grado, Swedish Baker of the year 2015

Bea Szenfeld, Fashiondesigner

Liz Agneskog, Architect of Utopia

Kerstin Brunnberg, Journalist and f.d. superintendent of ArkDes

This year’s winners

All the entries submitted competed to be the Gingerbread House of the Year. The jury has selected a winner in each category and the votes of the public prize have been counted. Here, all winners are announced!

Public prize

Photo: Matti Östling. 2016. Winner of the "Public prize": Entry number 142

Children under 12

Photo: Matti Östling. 2016. First prize "Children under 12": Entry number 116

Anyone else who loves baking

Photo: Matti Östling. 2016. First prize "Anyone else who loves baking": Entry number 88

Architects, designers and bakers

Photo: Matti Östling. 2016. First prize "Architects, designers and bakers": Entry number 128

Eklund Stockholm New York Special Prize

Photo: Matti Östling. 2016. Eklund Stockholm New York Special Prize: Entry number 121