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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

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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)

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Stirling Prize school ‘should go mainstream’ says Zaha

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

Project Orange, Tracey House, December 2014

Crystal clear: Project Orange reconfigures Hopkins' Tracey House

12-Dec-2014

Project Orange director James Soane describes how his practice reconfigured a 1970s house originally designed by Michael and Patty Hopkins. Photography by Jack Hobhouse

Stanton Williams's Hampstead home

Director's Cut: Stanton Williams' home for a film director

11-Dec-2014

A Stanton Williams-designed home in Hampstead for a film director and an interior designer cuts a dramatic dash, writes Ellis Woodman

Glasgow Barrowlands Park: LOCI Design, Dec 2014

The Vinyl Frontier: Barrowland Park by LOCI Design

8-Dec-2014

Greg White describes how LOCI Design, working with pop artist Jim Lambie, enlivened a derelict site in Glasgow with a pathway modelled on the spines of album covers. Photography by Stephen Hosey

Blackpool Council Offices, Talbot Gateway, AHR, Dec 2014

The last resort: Blackpool council offices by AHR

4-Dec-2014

Blackpool’s glory days are well behind it, but AHR’s council building sets out to reverse the decline, writes Owen Pritchard. Photography by Daniel Hopkinson

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Ready for its close-up: Glasgow Film Theatre by NORD

1-Dec-2014

NORD’s new auditorium for the Glasgow Film Theatre harks back to the cinema’s 1930s grandeur, writes project architect Brian McGinlay. Photography by Dapple Photography

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Urban green - the Landscape Institute Awards 2014 winners

28-Nov-2014

The Landscape Institute Awards reflect a growing concern with green infrastructure, writes Hattie Hartman

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

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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

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