Archinect - News 2014-12-19T05:53:03-05:00 http://archinect.com/news/article/115195694/winners-of-the-2014-riba-president-s-medals-student-awards Winners of the 2014 RIBA President’s Medals Student Awards Justine Testado 2014-12-04T15:32:00-05:00 >2014-12-11T19:54:58-05:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/66/66c1k2afeo7sqtms.jpg" width="514" height="635" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>RIBA announced the 2014 winners of the prestigious President's Medals Student Architecture Awards last night in a ceremony in London. Established in 1836, the RIBA President's Medals are regarded as the world's highest awards in architectural education. The awards program honors the cr&egrave;me de la cr&egrave;me of architecture students for their talent and excellence, and aims to incite global architectural debate.</p></em><br /><br /><p>These are a few of this year's winning projects:</p><p>Above - RIBA SILVER MEDAL: Nick Elias (Bartlett School of Architecture - University College London) for &lsquo;PoohTown&rsquo;</p><p>&darr; RIBA BRONZE MEDAL: Simon Dean (Kingston University) for "Flow, 1944"</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/rk/rk9rkzzyyp0f1mlz.jpg"></p><p>&darr; DISSERTATION MEDAL: Jasper Ludewig (University of Sydney) for &lsquo;Made Ground: A spatial history of Sydney Park&rsquo;</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/h3/h3mtwvjlm20b94s2.jpg"></p><p>&darr; SERJEANT AWARDS FOR EXCELLENCE IN DRAWING Part 1: Oliver Riviere (University of Brighton) for &lsquo;The Institute of Concrete Poetry&rsquo;</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/51/51sf8sszh09pajqb.jpg"></p><p>&darr; SOM Foundation Fellowship Part 2: Mike Lim (Royal College of Art) for &lsquo;Untitled, 2014. Mixed Media&rsquo;</p><p><img title="" alt="" src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/4x/4xagxu1bo4hpuoiz.jpg"></p><p>See more on <a href="http://www.bustler.net/index.php/article/winners_of_the_2014_riba_presidents_medals_student_awards/" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> http://archinect.com/news/article/14519258/from-the-school-blogs-dissertation-wikileaks-and-architecture From the School Blogs: Dissertation: Wikileaks and Architecture Archinect 2011-07-24T16:55:51-04:00 >2011-07-25T03:36:23-04:00 <img src="http://cdn.archinect.net/images/514x/5d/5d9aea6f944147bd944c42343d0f4233.jpg" width="425" height="339" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>My dissertation for the final year of RIBA Part 1 architectural studies involved a very contemporary topic. It was entitled "Wikileaks and the Architecture of Data-Loss Paranoia" and done under the tutorship of Martin Parker and Richard Coyne. I am glad to say it has been nominated for the 2011 RIBA President&rsquo;s Medals Student Awards Dissertation Medal (fingers crossed!).</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" "http://www.w3.org/TR/REC-html40/loose.dtd"> <html><head><meta></head></html>