Haworth Tompkins, BDP, and Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios are among the architects who have picked up RIBA North West Regional Awards
A £22million academy with ‘spirit and life’ by BDP (AJ 14.03.14), a ‘lavishingly restored’ library in Liverpool by Austin-Smith:Lord and Feilden Clegg Bradley Studio’s Manchester School of Art (AJ 02.12.13) are among the six winners of this year’s RIBA North West Regional Awards.
The triumphant projects, which also include FaulknerBrowns’ ‘restrained yet contemporary’ Number One Riverside in Rochdale (AJ 19.07.13), were chosen from a shortlist of 12 contenders.
Haworth Tompkins £13.3million Everyman Theatre in Liverpool (AJ 28.02.14) which was described by judges as ‘a building that you want to reach out and touch’ picked up the region’s Building of the Year Award.
The Emerging Architect of the Year Award went to 5plus Architects for its work on the ‘well-detailed’ Trafford Town Hall.
Regional winners will be put forward for the RIBA National Awards, with the lucky recipients announced in June.
RIBA North West Regional Awards winners
- Enterprise South Liverpool Academy by BDP
- Everyman Theatre by Haworth Tompkins
- Liverpool Central Library by Austin-Smith:Lord
- Manchester School of Art by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios
- Number One Riverside by FaulknerBrowns Architects
- Trafford Town Hall by 5plus Architects
Special Awards winners
Architect of the Year BDP
Emerging Architect of the Year 5plus Architects
Client of the Year Enterprise South Liverpool Academy for the Enterprise South Liverpool Academy by BDP
Building of the Year Everyman Theatre by Haworth Tompkins
Conservation Award Liverpool Central Library by Austin-Smith:Lord
Sustainability Award Trafford Town Hall by 5plus Architects