By continuing to use the site you agree to our Privacy & Cookies policy

Stirling Prize

The RIBA Stirling Prize 2011, sponsored by the AJ and Benchmark, was awarded to Zaha Hadid Architects at a ceremony in MAGNA Science Adventure Centre in Rotherham, South Yorkshire on October 1

velodrome_5

Velodrome leak caused by careless workman

Leaking earlier this week at Hopkins’ Olympic velodrome has been blamed on damage caused by a workman

O'Donnell + Tuomey's revised Photographers' Gallery (May 2012) - exterior with signage

Wraps taken off O’Donnell + Tuomey's Photographers’ Gallery

O’Donnell + Tuomey’s new home for The Photographers’ Gallery in the heart of London’s Soho will open next week (19 May)

EvelynGraceAcademy05H_c_Hufton_Crow

Stirling Prize school ‘should go mainstream’ says Zaha

Zaha Hadid says Evelyn Grace Academy could be the answer to social unrest and uninspired youth

Invisible Skylines by vPPR Architects

Place: Light First – Invisible Skylines by vPPR Architects

25-Jul-2014

The fifth of the AJ/iGuzzini Place: Light First proposals imagines a radical answer to the current concerns about the impact tall buildings are having on London’s skyline

film_sequence_05

Place: Light First – Office for Subversive Architecture

18-Jul-2014

The fourth AJ/iGuzzini Place: Light First proposal creates a son et lumière spectacle of Architectenbureau Kirch, Hermans, Van der Eerden’s 1969 GGD Tower, Eindhoven

120618_approved_ONE_aerial_square

The pressing need for parks

18-Jul-2014

The provision of open public space is being neglected in London’s development frenzy, writes Peter Stewart

LR_Glenn_Howells_Kings_Cross___Paul_Miller.31

Engineering value: Urbanest King’s Cross by Glenn Howells

18-Jul-2014

Glenn Howells Architects has maximised the number of units in this King’s Cross student residence with minimal compromise on quality, writes Felix Mara. Photography by Paul Miller

cover

Hauser & Wirth gallery opens in Somerset

15-Jul-2014

French architect Laplace & Co has completed the conversion of a farm in Somerset into an art centre for international gallery Hauser & Wirth

Promenading Light by Erect Architecture

Place: Light First – Promenading Light by Erect Architecture

15-Jul-2014

The third of the AJ/iGuzzini Place: Light First proposals resurrects Vauxhall Pleasure Gardens as a modern-day place for promenading

RIBA

'Streamlined' RIBA Awards open for entries

The RIBA has called on architects to submit projects to its ‘simplified’ annual awards programme

Scotland: Scotstoun House, Edinburgh by HAA Design. Image by  Alan Mcteer

RIBA Award Winners 2011 – Work

Beautifully crafted buildings, a strong focus on low-carbon design, and innovative re-use and extension characterise the best of workplace architecture this year

East: The Centre for Competitive Creative Design, at Cranfield Univeristy Bedfordshire by Niall McLaughlin Architects. Image by Nick Kane

RIBA Award Winners 2011 – Campus

A strong year for campus architecture with expressive, modernist projects by architects familiar to the RIBA Awards

London: Evelyn Grace Academy by Zaha Hadid Architects. Image by Luke Hayes

RIBA Award Winners 2011 – School

Over half of this year’s award-winning schools are in London and the South East

East: Bavent House, Reydon by Hudson Architects. Image by James Brittain

RIBA Award Winners 2011 – House

Nearly one in five RIBA Awards were given to the architects of one-off houses this year

East: Reception/RSPB Hide Complex, Titchwell by Haysom Ward Miller Architects. Image by Mike Page

RIBA Award Winners 2011 – Leisure

This has been a very good year for leisure buildings, but it seems to be London and the South East that are having most of the fun, with only one project in the north of the country

London: Bear Lane by Panter Hudspith Architects. Image by Panter Hudspith Architects

RIBA Award Winners 2011 – Housing

The housing sector was never going to provide many winners this year. Just seven winning projects, two more than 2010, show that the housing ecovery is going to be slow

East Midlands: Creswell Crags Museum and Education Centre by OMI Architects. Image by Daniel Hopkinson

RIBA Award Winners 2011 – Public

This year there are less fireworks in this category, which notched up half the Stirling Prize finalists in 2010 - including the winner, Zaha Hadid’s MAXXI museum

Wessex: CircleBath Hospital by Foster and Partners. Image by Nigel Young

RIBA Award Winners 2011 – Health

Only five awards for this neglected category and nothing in London

EvelynGraceAcademy05H_c_Hufton_Crow

Stirling Prize school ‘should go mainstream’ says Zaha

Zaha Hadid says Evelyn Grace Academy could be the answer to social unrest and uninspired youth

Buildings, interviews and opinion from the Stirling shortlist

Zaha Hadid Architects

Allford Hall Monaghan Morris

O'Donnell + Tuomey

Hopkins

David Chipperfield
The searchable digital buildings archive with drawings from more than 1,500 projects

AJ newsletters