Fifteen buildings shortlisted for RIBA East Midlands 2018 Awards
Fifteen buildings have been shortlisted for RIBA East Midlands 2018 Awards; the winners will be announced at an Awards evening at The Engineering Building at Leicester University on Thursday 17th May.
The buildings that have been shortlisted are:
• Advanced Manufacturing Building, University of Nottingham by Bond Bryan Architects
• Alton Nether Farm, Ashbourne by Evans Vettori
• Castle Hall, De Montfort University, Leicester by maber
• Font House, Market Harborough by Gluckman Smith
• Isaac Newton Building, University of Lincoln by maber
• Lenton Gardens, Nottingham by JTP
• NGS Macmillan Unit, Chesterfield Royal Hospital by The Manser Practice
• Nottingham Mews House by Chiles Evans + Care Architects
• One Angel Square, Northampton by BDP
• Orchard Barn, Ashover by Chiles Evans + Care Architects
• Oundle School, by van Heyningen and Haward Architects
• Private House, Gertrude Road, Nottingham by ta Architecture
• The Fairway, Leicester by Daykin Marshall Studio
• The GlaxoSmithKline Carbon Neutral Laboratories for Sustainable Chemistry, Nottingham
by Fairhursts Design Group
• Vijay Patel Building, De Montfort University, Leicester by CPMG Architects
RIBA East Midlands Chair, Sam Culling, welcomed the news:
“I’m delighted that 15 projects have been shortlisted for the RIBA East Midlands 2018 Awards. The diversity of schemes selected, including five by regionally-based practices, demonstrates the breadth of high-quality architecture that this region has to offer.”
All shortlisted buildings will be assessed by a regional jury with the winning buildings announced at the RIBA East Midlands Awards evening and reception on Thursday 17 May at The Engineering Building, Leicester University. The Awards will be hosted by BBC East Midlands Political Editor, Tony Roe.
Regional Award winners will be considered for a highly-coveted RIBA National Award in recognition of their architectural excellence, the results of which will be announced in June. The shortlist for the RIBA Stirling Prize for the best building of the year will be drawn from the RIBA National Award-winning buildings later in the year.