Silver House, Southgate, Gower, Wales

National Eisteddfod of Wales’ Gold Medal 2017

Education dominates the shortlist for this year’s National Eisteddfod of Wales’ Gold Medal for Architecture, which sees two schools and a university building alongside a private home in the running for the coveted architectural prize, supported by the Design Commission for Wales and Royal Society of Architects in Wales.

Times Square Street Furniture New York City |

Design Trust for Public Space News

Design Trust for Public Space select five finalists for the 2017 Call for Project Ideas, ‘Public for All: Rethinking Shared Space in NYC’. On July 11, an independent jury will choose the next Design Trust projects to shape the future of New York City with and for the community.

Bussola Restaurant in Dubai

SBID International Design Awards 2017

SBID Awards 2017 news – deadline extended plus new categories, including ‘Residential Apartment Under £1 M’, a new category also focuses on interior design projects with an overall value of under £1 Million, specific to apartments, recognising the achievement for the budget, functionality and aesthetics.

M+ Pavilion West Kowloon Building

Design Prize in Milan

Aric Chen, Lead Curator for Design and Architecture at M+, named winner in the Design Curator and Design Critic category of the newly-inaugurated Design Prize, an annual awards programme that recognises excellence in design on a global scale.

Best Recreational Architecture - Matter Design and FR|SCH Projects: Five Fields Play Structure, Lexington, U.S.

AZ AWARDS: Competition, Buildings, Architects

AZ Awards for Design Excellence – winners news

20 winners from 813 entries. Run by AZURE, the Canadian contemporary design and architecture magazine, each project is judged using four criteria: Aesthetics, Function, Creativity and Social and Environmental Responsibility.

Dedalo Minosse Prize winner 2017 |

Dedalo Minosse Prize Winners

Winners news: the event, promoted for 20 years by ALA Assoarchitetti with the Veneto Region, is held in Vicenza, Italy: 400 submissions from 40 different countries with architects such as Mecanoo architecten and Zaha Hadid Architects.

Enterprise Centre, University of East Anglia |

RIBA Awards 2017

RIBA Awards 2017 news

The Royal Institute of British Architects announce 49 winners of the 2017 RIBA National Awards, the most rigorous and prestigious awards for new buildings in the UK, including RSAW Welsh Architecture Awards and RIAS Awards Shortlist.

Santa Maria de Vilanova de la Barca

European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention

The conversion of a convent into a holiday apartment complex, the restoration of a group of plots as urban market gardens and an urban development plan responding to the demands of local residents are among the winners of the 3rd European Award for Architectural Heritage Intervention AADIPA.