RIBA AWARDS / WEST MIDLANDS RIBA AWARDS / WEST MIDLANDS
Chair of jury: Keith Williams Regional representatives: Chris Cronin and Alan McBeth Lay assessor: Mike Hayes
THE SPIRAL CAFÉ Marks Barfield Architects Client: Hammerson UK Properties on behalf of The Birmingham Alliance Part sculpture, part architecture, the building form is inspired by the discoveries of Fibonacci and is a bold, adventurous response to the challenge of providing a small, free-standing building within a retail complex. It demonstrates architecture's ability to enhance quality and richness in the public realm, at the same time raising a slight smile.
£650,000. 60m 2