AIA awards 2014 - Winners (+ Billabong house success!) / by Julian Rutt

Friday the 4th of July saw in the 2014 SA Chapter Australian Institute of Architects awards presentation and ceremony at the Adelaide Entertainment Centre, and Lumen's Billabong Houses project picked up a Commendation in the Sustainability category, and the Adelaide Review People's Choice award!

A night celebrating excellence in architecture, the already iconic SAHMRI building on North Terrace picked up 5 awards for Public, Commercial and Interior architecture, Sustainability and the Colorbond steel prize, with other notable winners including Sue Phillips and Michael Pilkington winning the President's medal and projects from Grieve Gillett, Max Pritchard, Dimmity Andersen, MPH and Troppo amoung others, with Guy Maron's Bicentennial Conservatory winning the 25 year enduring architecture award and Matt Davis the Emerging architect prize.

Congratulations to all the winners, thanks to all the jurors giving their time, everyone at the SA chapter of the AIA making the night, and of course those who voted for the Billabong Houses for People's Choice!

 

Click the links below to read in more detail and peruse the inspiring images of the winners:

http://wp.architecture.com.au/voice/2014-winners/

http://architectureau.com/articles/2014-sa-architecture-awards/

South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) by Woods Bagot.   Image:    Peter Clarke

South Australian Health and Medical Research Institute (SAHMRI) by Woods Bagot. Image: Peter Clarke