Forgotten Spaces 2012 Exhibition
Tyne Tee, Will Mawson & Dan Kerr Winner 2012 © MawsonKerr Architects
The exhibition showcasing innovative proposals for the rejuvenation of neglected spaces across the North East is being held in the Newgate Shopping Centre, Newcastle upon Tyne from 8 November 2012 – 14 December 2012.
The exhibition follows the hugely popular Forgotten Spaces design competition launched earlier this year, which asked architects, artists, local groups and designers to nominate a forgotten space in the North East and conceive an imaginative and inspiring proposal for its regeneration.
The winning entries and commendations were announced at a reception at the Newgate Shopping Centre on Wednesday 7 November by RIBA North East Chair, Peter Buchan.
First prize: TyneTee by MawsonKerr Architects, Will Mawson & Dan Kerr
Second prize: New CityIndustries by John Beattie
Third prize: Augmented Distillery by Matt Drury
1. The Hailing Station, North Shields by Daniel Burn & Lorna Burn
2. online_ontyne, Greg Walton & Simon Bumstead
We would like to thank our sponsors for supporting the exhibition;
McAleer & Rushe Group
Northern Architectural Association