SEARCH IN BRIEF

 
Klippan Award goes to Belgian firm

Robbrecht en Daem have been awarded the Klippan Award 2008 for their conversion of a former dairy into Guest Quarters for Musicians and Music Room in Gaasbeek, near Brussels.

The jury, who gathered in the Spanish city of Avila, are said to have valued the combination of surprise and modesty and the solution of a difficult task which joins together acoustic and geometry, with a light spirit.

The jury consisted of José Ignacio Linazasoro, Adriano Cornoldi, Victoriano Sainz, Francesco dal Co, Johan Celsing, José Félix Ortiz, Carlos Puente, Enrique Sanz and Peter St. John.

The prize will be given November 8th in the Sweden city of Klippan where the award takes its name from.

IN BRIEF
Friday 10 October 2008
Aedas’ Sandcrawler in Singapore wins 2014 American Institute of Architects NWPR Design Award
Tue 21 Oct 2014
ELI Beamlines by Bogle Architects wins Building of the Year at 2014 Czech Architecture Week
Tue 21 Oct 2014
Google doodle celebrates 382nd anniversary of birth of Sir Christopher Wren
Mon 20 Oct 2014
Donna van Milligen Bielke wins Dutch Prix de Rome Architecture 2014 prize
Mon 20 Oct 2014
Piercy & Company’s Berners Street scheme in London, UK gets council go-ahead
Fri 17 Oct 2014
Joseph Aliotta joins Perkins Eastman New York office as principal
Thu 16 Oct 2014
Benoy-designed Galerie Šantovka wins Building of the Year 2014
Wed 15 Oct 2014
Photography team Hufton + Crow win Arcaid Images’ Architectural Photographer of the year 2014
Wed 15 Oct 2014