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20 buildings awarded RIBA International Awards for Excellence 2018

20 buildings around the world have been awarded RIBA International Awards for Excellence 2018, including Children's Village by Aleph Zero, which also won RIBA International Emerging Architect 2018.

09 May 2018

The 2018 RIBA Awards for International Excellence have been awarded to 20 exceptional new buildings in 16 countries, ranging from large urban infrastructure schemes to private homes; cultural destinations to civic spaces; educational buildings to places of worship.

In addition, Gustavo Utrabo and Pedro Duschenes, founders of Brazilian firm Aleph Zero, are the recipients of the RIBA International Emerging Architect 2018 for their project, the Children’s Village in Formoso do Araguaia, Brazil, designed with Rosenbaum. The Children’s Village provides boarding accommodation for 540 senior school children at the Canuanã School.

The 20 winning projects announced today form the longlist for the RIBA International Prize 2018. The shortlist of four buildings will be announced in September 2018 and the winner will be awarded in November 2018 to the most significant and inspirational building of the year. The winning project will exemplify design excellence, architectural ambition and deliver meaningful social impact. The RIBA International Prize is open to any qualified architect in the world.

Children's Village by Aleph Zero and Rosenbaum, photo © Leonardo Finotti

The 20 winners of RIBA International Awards for Excellence 2018 are:

Explore the award winning projects and keep up to date with the latest news about the RIBA International Prize.

Musee d'arts de Nantes by Stanton Williams, photo © Nick Hufton
Sancaklar Mosque by EAA-Emre Arolat Architecture, photo © Cemal Emden
Studio Dwelling at Rajagiriya by Palinda Kannangara Architects, photo © Sebastian Posingis
The Ancient Church of Vilanova de la Barca by AleaOlea architecture & landscape, photo © Adri Goula

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