RIBA Stirling Prize 2014 shortlist media coverage

Films of the shortlisted buildings appeared on BBC Breakfast TV this morning and Julia Barfield from the RIBA Awards Group who selected the shortlist was interviewed on BBC Radio 4 Today programme.

Look out for much more coverage throughout the day including:

  • ITV London Tonight TV 6.15pm – interview with Julia Barfield
  • BBC Radio 4 Front Row at 7.15pm – interview with Philip Gumuchdjian

Catch up on some of the fantastic media coverage:

BBC Radio 4

Today programme

Interview with Julia Barfield from the RIBA Awards Group who selected the shortlist.

http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/b0499j2c (listen from 1:23)

So far the RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist has had:

  • 8 national radio mentions
  • 51 regional radio mentions
  • 92 TV mentions (national and regional)

BBC News online

Stirling Prize: Shard makes the cut on award shortlist


Riba awards: London trio up for top architecture award


BBC Arts Editor Will Gompertz’s opinion on the 2014 RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist


Stirling Prize: Everyman Theatre makes shortlist for top award


Stirling Prize: Library of Birmingham makes shortlist


The Guardian

Shard leads Olympics Aquatic Centre in race for the Stirling prize

Other contenders for architecture award include Birmingham library, Everyman theatre in Liverpool and LSE student centre


Renzo Piano vs Zaha Hadid: the 2014 RIBA Stirling prize shortlist – in pictures


The Independent

Riba Stirling Prize 2014: The Shard and Birmingham Library shortlisted


Daily Telegraph

RIBA Stirling Prize 2014: Why the Shard isn't a shoo-in

London's Shard is the most famous building on the 2014 Stirling Prize shortlist – but it should be beaten by LSE's Saw Swee Hock Student Centre


RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist picture gallery



RIBA Stirling Prize shortlist


Financial Times

Architectural blockbusters feature in Stirling Prize shortlist


Daily Mail

A Harry Potter rotunda, Willy Wonka glass lift and the 'most significant change to London's skyline since St Paul's' all in the running for UK's biggest architecture prize

  • The new Library of Birmingham building, featuring a glass elevator and rotunda, shortlisted for design prize
  • Skyscraper The Shard also nominated, with judges describing it as a breathtaking addition to the capital's skyline
  • London Aquatic Centre - scene of the 2012 Olympics swimming events - also praised for conceptual brilliance



Shard on buildings prize shortlist

Skyscraper The Shard and the London Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park have been shortlisted for architecture's top prize.


ITV News

The Shard and the Aquatics Centre up for top prize

The Shard and the London Aquatics Centre in the Olympic Park have been shortlisted for architecture's top prize - along with the London School of Economics.


The Architects Journal

RIBA Stirling Prize 2014 shortlist revealed (£)

The finalists for the UK’s most prestigious architecture award have been announced

The ‘omnipresent’ Shard by Renzo Piano is already bookmaker William Hill’s runaway favourite (2/1) to win this year’s prize.


Stirling Prize shortlist: the critics react (£)

Four of the UK’s top architecture critics give their views on this year’s Stirling Prize shortlist


Building Design

Bookies make Shard favourite for Stirling Prize (£)

Winner due to be named on October 16 at the RIBA


In pictures: the 2014 Stirling Prize shortlist (£)

View the shortlisted buildings and see what BD - and the judges - said about them


City slickers (£)

This year’s Stirling Prize shortlist puts England’s metropolises centre stage, says Ike Ijeh


Not so Stirling stuff (£)

The RIBA has dropped a clanger not shortlisting McAslan’s King’s Cross scheme for the Stirling Prize, says David Rogers


Posted on Thursday 17th July 2014