The 9th Annual Emirates Glass LEAF Awards recently announced the winning projects and proved to be a huge success attracting a whole host of recognizable faces from the architectural community. This spectacular evening took place in the stunning surroundings of the Landmark hotel which was admired by the many guests that attended. The 2011 shortlist included some of the world’s most iconic buildings and designs. More information on the lucky winners of the evening after the break.
Mixed-Use Building of the Year TODD Architects, The Boat Belfast, Northern Ireland, Harry Dougherty|
Residential Building of the Year (Single Occupancy) Studio mk27, punta house Punta Del Este, Uruguay, (client confidential) Residential Building of the Year (Multiple Occupancy) OBR Open Building Research S.r.l. Milanofiori Residential Complex Milan, Italy Milanofiori 2000 S.r.l
Commercial Building of the Year ESTUDI MASSIP-BOSCH ARQUITECTES, Diagonal ZeroZero Telefonica Tower Barcelona, Spain, Consorci de la Zona Franca de Barcelona International Interior Design Award RHWL Architects, St Pancras Renaissance Hotel London, Manhattan Loft Corporation
Young Architect dEMM arquitectura – PAULO FERNANDES SILVA, Living Foz Porto Portugal, J Camilo, lda
Best Structural Design of the Year schmidt hammer lassen architects, The Crystal København, Denmark Public Building of the Year – Joint winners Diaz & Diaz Arquitectos, Building of Control CCS Outer Harbour of Ferrol, Port Authority of Ferrol San iprian, Galicia, Spain Steven Holl Architects, Cite de L’Ocean et du Surf Biarritz, France, City of Biarritz Best Sustainable Technology Incorporated into a Building JSWD ARCHITEKTEN, Q1 Building, ThyssenKrupp Quarter Essen, Germany, ThyssenKrupp AG, Essen with Chaix & Morel et Associes Best Sustainable Development in Keeping with its Environment LAN, EDF Archives Centre Bure-Saudron, France, EDF Overall Winner OBR Open Building Research for Milanofiori Residential Complex The Special Commendation Award went to: Project: University of Naples Subway Station by Karim Rashid Inc Client: Comune di Napoli (Municipality of Napoli) Metropolitana di Napoli. For more information on the awards, please visit their official website here.