Archinect - News 2017-08-19T22:22:11-04:00 Preserving memory in 2016 Stephen Lawrence Prize winner House of Trace Justine Testado 2016-10-07T19:12:00-04:00 >2016-10-11T22:07:57-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="836" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Tsuruta Architects' House of Trace was revealed as the 2016 Stephen Lawrence Prize winner during a slew of big announcements at the RIBA Stirling Prize party in London yesterday...[In designing the House of Trace,] Tsuruta Architects wanted to preserve a &ldquo;sense of everyday memory, while simultaneously allowing the new intervention to have its own identity.&rdquo;</p></em><br /><br /><p><img title="" alt="" src=""><br><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>It surely must be a proud moment for London-based <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Tsuruta Architects</a>, whose delightful old-meets-new House of Trace won the RIBA's 2016 Stephen Lawrence Prize.</p><p>More details <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">on Bustler</a>.</p><p>Previously:</p><p><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">RIBA announces 2016 Stephen Lawrence Prize shortlist</a></p> RIBA announces 2016 Stephen Lawrence Prize shortlist Justine Testado 2016-09-01T18:01:00-04:00 >2016-09-05T00:20:08-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="433" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>It's already that time of year again when RIBA reveals the Stephen Lawrence Prize shortlist. The Marco Goldschmied Foundation established the annual prize in 1998 in memory of Stephen Lawrence, a teenager who aspired to become an architect but whose life tragically ended when he was murdered in 1993. The prize recognizes the best UK-based projects designed by emerging talent and was built with a construction budget of less than &pound;1 million.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Six projects made it onto this year's shortlist:</p><p>Exhibition Mews, Hampshire by Ash Sakula Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>House of Trace, London by Tsuruta Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>Mellor Primary School, Stockport by Sarah Wigglesworth Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>Modern Side Extension, London by Coffey Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>The Observatory, Hampshire by Feilden Clegg Bradley Studios</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>Tin House, London by Henning Stummel Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>More details <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">on Bustler</a>.</p><p>More RIBA award news on Archinect:</p><p><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">RIBA 2016 Stirling Prize Shortlist announced: includes Herzog &amp; de Meuron, Wilkinson Eyre</a></p><p><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">RIBA reveals 46 stunning projects as 2016 National Awardees</a></p><p><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">The 2014 winners of the Manser Medal and Stephen Lawrence Prize</a></p> The 2014 winners of the Manser Medal and Stephen Lawrence Prize Justine Testado 2014-10-17T18:43:00-04:00 >2014-10-21T23:28:57-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="488" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Following RIBA's announcement of the 2014 Stirling Prize winner, two more UK-based projects won big in the 2014 Manser Medal and the Stephen Lawrence Prize competitions. The Stormy Castle in Wales by Loyn &amp; Co. Architects received the Manser Medal, which is the UK's highest housing design award. The Stephen Lawrence Prize, which recognizes fresh architectural talent and smaller construction budgets, went to a residential project this year: House No 7 in Scotland by Denizen Works.</p></em><br /><br /><p>Here's a glimpse of the winning projects:</p><p><strong>2014 Manser Medal winner: Stormy Castle in Wales by Loyn &amp; Co. Architects</strong></p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p><strong>2014 RIBA Stephen Lawrence Prize winner: House No 7 in Scotland by Denizen Works</strong>:</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""><img title="" alt="" src=""><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p>Find more photos and project details on <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>.</p> Shortlists for the RIBA Manser Medal and the 2014 Stephen Lawrence Prize Justine Testado 2014-09-05T19:58:00-04:00 >2014-09-10T17:32:47-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="524" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p>RIBA has announced the 2014 shortlists for the Manser Medal - Best New House in the UK and the Stephen Lawrence Prize. Check out these stellar projects below.</p><p><strong>MANSER MEDAL</strong> <strong>- Best New House in the UK</strong></p><p>The Manser Medal was established in 2001 to honor former RIBA President and notable home designer Michael Manser CBE. It recognizes private homes or major extensions that are deemed to be exemplary of innovation, sustainability, and style, and were also completed within the past year by a UK architect.</p><p>Out of the <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">23 longlisted projects</a> announced earlier this summer, the jury shortlisted these six houses:</p><p>(pictured above) <strong>Lens House </strong>in north London by Alison Brooks Architects</p><p><strong>The Kench</strong> in Hampshire by MELOY Architects and John Young</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p><strong>Cliff House</strong>, Isle of Skye, Scotland by Dualchas Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p><strong>House No 7,</strong> Isle of Tiree, Scotland by Denizen Works</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p><strong>Luker House</strong> in Barnes, southwest London by Jamie Fobert Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p><strong>Stormy Castle</strong> in Gower, Wales by Loyn &amp; Co Architects</p><p><img title="" alt="" src=""></p><p><strong>STEPHEN LAWRENCE PRIZE</strong></p><p>The Stephen Law...</p> Winners of 2013 RIBA Manser Medal and Stephen Lawrence Prize Alexander Walter 2013-09-30T17:16:00-04:00 >2013-09-30T17:25:15-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="487" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Also presented with institute honors that night were two projects which represent the UK's most excellent small projects: the 2013 Manser Medal for the best new home went to Slip House by Carl Turner Architects, and the 2013 Stephen Lawrence Prize in recognition of fresh talent and smaller construction budgets went to Montpelier Community Nursery by AY Architects.</p></em><br /><br /><p> Previously:</p> <ul><li> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Shortlist for the 2013 RIBA Manser Medal highlights the UK&rsquo;s best new homes</a></li> <li> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Six houses shortlisted for RIBA Stephen Lawrence Prize 2013</a></li> </ul> Six houses shortlisted for RIBA Stephen Lawrence Prize 2013 Justine Testado 2013-09-16T15:00:00-04:00 >2013-09-30T17:26:17-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="432" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Last week, the Royal Institute of British Architects announced the six projects shortlisted for the RIBA Stephen Lawrence Prize 2013, which recognizes the best projects that exemplify fresh talent with a construction budget under &pound;1 million (US$1.59M). Dedicated to the memory of Stephen Lawrence&mdash;a teenager who aspired to become an architect but whose life was abruptly ended in 1993&mdash;the Stephen Lawrence Prize was set up to inspire emerging talent and working with small construction budgets.</p></em><br /><br /><p> <strong>UPDATE: </strong><a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Winners of 2013 RIBA Manser Medal and Stephen Lawrence Prize</a></p> Winners of 2012 RIBA Manser Medal and Stephen Lawrence Prize Alexander Walter 2012-10-19T14:19:00-04:00 >2012-10-21T17:13:52-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="448" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>[...] Two more outstanding projects received national RIBA honors that night: the 2012 Manser Medal for the best newly designed private house went to Maison L by Christian Pottgiesser - architecturespossibles, and the Stephen Lawrence Prize 2012 in recognition of fresh talent and smaller construction budgets went to a private house in Kings Grove, London by Duggan Morris Architects.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> RIBA Stephen Lawrence Prize 2012 Shortlists Five Houses Alexander Walter 2012-09-18T18:38:00-04:00 >2012-09-23T20:27:57-04:00 <img src="" width="650" height="876" border="0" title="" alt="" /><em><p>Yesterday we published the shortlist for the RIBA Manser Medal 2012 for the best new house, and today we're following up with the list of shortlisted houses for this year's Stephen Lawrence Prize which the RIBA announced just recently. [...] The prize, set up in memory of the teenager who was setting out on the road to becoming an architect when he was murdered in 1993, is intended to encourage fresh talent working with smaller budgets.</p></em><br /><br /><!DOCTYPE html PUBLIC "-//W3C//DTD HTML 4.0 Transitional//EN" ""> <html><head><meta></head></html> Big RIBA Award Winners Roundup on Bustler Alexander Walter 2011-10-03T18:03:39-04:00 >2011-10-03T20:37:50-04:00 <img src="" width="514" height="221" border="0" title="" alt="" /><p> Last Saturday, October 1, the Royal Institute of Architects, RIBA, not only awarded the 2011 Stirling Prize to Zaha Hadid Architects for the best new European building built or designed in the United Kingdom&mdash;the office's second consecutive Stirling Prize win&mdash;but also presented this year's winners of the prestigious RIBA Lubetkin Prize, Stephen Lawrence Prize, and RIBA Client of the Year.</p> <p> On our sister site <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Bustler</a>, we introduce the award winners in detail:</p> <ul><li> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Stirling Prize:</strong> Evelyn Grace Academy in Brixton/south London, UK by Zaha Hadid Architects</a> (also in the <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">Archinect News</a>)</li> <li> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Lubetkin Prize:</strong> The Met in Bangkok, Thailand by WOHA</a></li> <li> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>Stephen Lawrence Prize:</strong> St. Patrick&rsquo;s School Library and Music Room in London, UK by Coffey Architects</a></li> <li> <a href="" rel="nofollow" target="_blank"><strong>RIBA Client of the Year:</strong> The Royal Shakespeare Company</a></li> </ul><p> Check the image gallery below for images of the 2011 award winners.</p>