RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist 2007

The shortlist of six buildings was chosen from winners of RIBA National Awards and RIBA European Awards.

The buildings were visited in September by members of the RIBA Stirling Prize jury.

The shortlist for 2007 comprised:

Winner: Museum of Modern Literature

Museum of Modern Literature

David Chipperfield Architects

"brilliant entrance sequence: crossing an open terrace overlooking the valley"

 Photo: Christian Richters

Casa da Musica

Casa da Musica

OMA and Arup

"full of scenographic moments and ironic gestures"

 Photo: Philippe Ruault

Dresden Station Redevelopment

Dresden Station Redevelopment

Foster and Partners

"late nineteenth century train shed with a lightweight fabric roof"

 Photo: Nigel Young


America's Cup Building


David Chipperfield Architects
"sporty, nautical and light on its feet"

 Photo: Hisao Suzuki

The Savill Building

Savill Building

Glenn Howells Architects

"a dramatic gridshell structure made from the park's timber"

Photo: Warwick Sweeney

Young Vic Theatre

Young Vic

Haworth Tompkins Architects

"painstakingly reconstructed and true to the ad-hoc aesthetic original"

 Photo: Philip Vile



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