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International Architecture Awards : BIDA Winner News, 2011

15 Feb 2011

Brit Insurance Award 2011 – Nominees

The nominations for Brit Insurance Designs Awards 2011:


1111 Lincoln Road, Miami Beach, FL, USA
Robert Wennett / Herzog & de Meuron
1111 Lincoln Road
Nelson Garrido/1111Lincoln Road MBeach1, LLLP

A Forest for a Moon Dazzler, Costa Rica
Benjamin Garcia Saxe Architect
Costa Rican House
photo : Benjamin Garcia Saxe

Balancing Barn, England, UK
MVRDV / co-architect: Mole Architects
Balancing Barn
photo : Edmund Sumner

Burj Khalifa, Dubai, UAE
Skidmore, Owings & Merrill LLP (SOM)
Burj Khalifa
photo from developer

Concrete Canvas Shelters
Concrete Canvas (Peter Brewin, William Crawford and Phillip Greer)

Ladakh Commonwealth Peace Pavilion & Classroom
Sergio Palleroni / Basic Initiative

Media-Tic Building, Barcelona, Spain
Enric Ruiz-Geli / Cloud 9
Media-TIC Barcelona
image from architect

Centre for Contemporary Arts Nottingham, England, UK
Caruso St John
Centre for Contemporary Arts Nottingham
image : Hélène Binet

Open-Air Library Magdeburg
Karo Architekten / Architektur+Netzwerk

Stonebridge Hillside Hub, London, UK
Edward Cullinan Architects
Hillside Hub
photograph © Nick Weall

Tape Installations
Numen / For Use

UK Pavilion Shanghai Expo 2010, China
Heatherwick Studio
Shanghai Expo British Pavilion
photo © Daniele Mattioli

University of Oxford Department of Earth Sciences, England, UK
Wilkinson Eyre Architects
University of Oxford Department of Earth Sciences
photo : Morley von Sternberg

Vitra Haus, Weil am Rhein, Germany
Herzog & de Meuron
Vitra Haus
photograph : Iwan Baan © Vitra

Void House
Gon Zifroni in collaboration with POM-ARCHI

Also note an architectural studio in the Furniture Nominees:

Heatherwick Studio

Also see the stunning concept car design:

Dezir : Brit Insurance Design of the Year transport nominee
Laurens Van den Acker for Renault

Brit Insurance Design of the Year 2011 Awards

15 Mar : Awards ceremony at Design Museum where the Brit Insurance Design of the Year 2011 is given.

Brit Insurance Design of the Year 2011 Jury

Stephen Bayley will chair the jury and will be joined by art and design curator Janice Blackburn OBE, graphic designer Mark Farrow, novelist Will Self, Pro Vice-Chancellor of Kingston University Penny Sparke and Simon Waterfall co-founder of digital agency Poke.

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Brit Insurance Design Awards 2010 – further information

Design Museum
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Brit Insurance
Brit Insurance is an international general insurance and reinsurance group.

Mies van der Rohe Awards

World Architecture Festival Awards

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