RIBA Awards 2010 Scotland: Architects, Scottish Buildings

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RIBA Awards Scotland 2010

Royal Institute of British Architects in Scotland – Scottish Buildings

25 Mar 2010

RIAS Announces Strong Scottish Shortlist for 2010 RIBA Awards

The Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS) has announced a Scottish shortlist of sixteen buildings for the 2010 RIBA Awards.

David Dunbar, President of the RIAS, commented: “We received the largest ever submission to the UK’s most prestigious awards and the result is a fantastic shortlist of sixteen very varied projects, including a masterplan, housing, major conservation work, hospital and education provision and even a distillery. All this comes at a time when life has never been more difficult or demanding for the architectural profession and the construction industry but all of it demonstrates that good architecture can have a huge positive impact on peoples’ lives and Scotland’s economy.”The shortlist for Scotland comprises the following buildings, listed alphabetically:

Aberdeen Regional Sports Facility, Aberdeen
Reiach and Hall Architects

Balnearn Boathouse (private residence), Perthshire
McKenzie Strickland Associates

Collier Place – New Shared Campus Primary School and Housing, Edinburgh
Elder & Cannon Architects

Deepstone (private residence), Castle Douglas
Simon Winstanley Architects

Hill of Morphie house (private residence), Montrose, Angus
Paterson Architects

Hotel Missoni, Edinburgh
Allan Murray Architects

Infirmary Street Baths, Edinburgh
Malcolm Fraser Architects

Merchiston Villa (private residence), Edinburgh
Allan Murray Architects

New Stobhill Hospital, Glasgow
Reiach and Hall Architects

Roseisle Distillery, Elgin
Austin-Smith: Lord LLP

Scottish Ballet @ Tramway, Glasgow
Malcolm Fraser Architects

Small Animal Hospital Glasgow
Archial Architects

Stanley Mills, Bell Mill & Mid Mill, Perthshire
LDN Architects

The Long House (private residence), Isle of Skye
Rural Design with Roy Milne

The Suttie Centre for Teaching and Learning and Healthcare, Aberdeen
Bennetts Associates

Trongate 103, Glasgow
Elder & Cannon Architects

The judging panel for this year, chaired by architect Simon Conder, also included RIAS President David Dunbar and Peter Bishop, Group Director, Design Development and Environment, London Development Agency.
The RIBA Awards, among the most prestigious annual architectural awards in the UK, have been running continuously since 1966. RIBA Awards are given for buildings that achieve the highest architectural standards and make a substantial contribution to the local environment.

An announcement of the jury’s decision will be made on 20th May, 2010.

RIBA Awards 2010 Montage:
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RIBA Awards 2010 Montage credits

Top row left to right:
Hill of Morphie (private residence), Aberdeenshire
Paterson Architects
Picture by Keith Hunter Photograph

Aberdeen Regional Sports Facility, Aberdeen
Reiach and Hall Architects
Picture by Iona Marinescu

Collier Place – New Shared Campus Primary School and Housing, Edinburgh
Elder & Cannon Architects
Picture by Keith Hunter Photography

Stanley Mills, Bell Mill & Mid Mill, Perthshire
LDN Architects
Picture by Keith Hunter Photography
2nd row from left to right:

Balnearn Boathouse (private residence), Perthshire
McKenzie Strickland Associates
Picture by Keith Hunter Photography

The Suttie Centre for Teaching and Learning and Healthcare, Aberdeen
Bennetts Associates
Picture by Keith Hunter Photography

Infirmary Street Baths, Edinburgh
Malcolm Fraser Architects
Picture by Malcolm Fraser Architects

Merchiston Villa (private residence), Edinburgh
Allan Murray Architects
Picture by Gareth Pugh

3rd row left to right:
Small Animal Hospital, Glasgow
Archial Architects
Picture by Andrew Lee

Trongate 103, Glasgow
Elder & Cannon Architects
Picture by Glasgow City Council

Deepstone (private residence), Castle Douglas
Simon Winstanley Architects
Picture by Simon Winstanely

The Long House (private residence), Isle of Skye
Rural Design with Roy Milne

Bottom row left to right:
New Stobhill Hospital, Glasgow
Reiach and Hall Architects
Picture by Michael Wolchover

Hotel Missoni, Edinburgh
Allan Murray Architects
Picture by Keith Hunter Photography

Roseisle Distillery, Elgin
Austin-Smith: Lord LLP
Picture by Keith Hunter Photography

Scottish Ballet @ Tramway, Glasgow
Malcolm Fraser Architects
Picture by David Morris

RIBA Awards 2009 Scotland

The Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS) was founded in 1916 and is the professional body for over 3,500 chartered architects in Scotland. The RIAS works in partnership with the RIBA (the Royal Institute of British Architects) to promote excellent design in Scotland.

Each regional jury was made up of a regional representative, a lay assessor from various disciplines and the jury chair, who is a nationally renowned architect and chairs the shortlisting panel. They visited the shortlisted projects, talked to clients and users and assessing design excellence irrespective of style, size or complexity. The jury changes every year.


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Stirling Prize

RIAS Awards

RIBA Awards 2009

Scottish 2008 RIBA Award winners

RIBA Awards Scotland 2004

Scottish Architecture

RIBA Royal Gold Medal

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