RIBA Shortlist for Stirling Prize Announced

UPDATED: Out of 52 exemplars of UK architecture, RIBA has chosen the six buildings that will compete for the prestigious Stirling prize (awarded to the building that makes the greatest contribution to British architecture that year). See the six contenders, including a video of each, after the break…

Astley Castle, Nuneaton, Warwickshire by Witherford Watson Mann

Astley Castle, Nuneaton, Warwickshire by Witherford Watson Mann © Helene Binet

Bishop Edward King Chapel / Niall McLaughlin Architects

Bishop Edward King Chapel / Niall McLaughlin Architects

Giant’s Causeway Visitor Centre by Heneghan Peng

Giant’s Causeway Visitor Centre by Heneghan Peng © Hufton + Crow

Newhall Be, Harlow, Essex by Alison Brooks Architects

Newhall Be, Harlow, Essex by Alison Brooks Architects © Paul Riddle

Park Hill, Sheffield by Hawkins/Brown and Studio Egret West

Park Hill, Sheffield by Hawkins/Brown and Studio Egret West © Daniel Hopkinson

University of Limerick Medical School and Pergola Bus Shelter, Ireland by Grafton Architects 

University of Limerick Medical School and Pergola Bus Shelter, Ireland by Grafton Architects © Dennis Gilbert

The prize will be presented on Thursday, September 26 at Central St Martins in London.

Cite: Quirk, Vanessa. "RIBA Shortlist for Stirling Prize Announced" 24 Jul 2013. ArchDaily. Accessed 22 Jul 2014. <http://www.archdaily.com/?p=404364>

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