2008 Building for Life Award winners

The 2008 Building for Life Award winners have been revealed.

Andrew Doolan prize deadheat

The RIAS Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award has been awarded to two buildings for the first time in its history.

JDA and Arup win river crossing

JDA Architects with Arup has been awarded first prize in the RIBA administered competition to devise a bridge crossing for the River Douglas in Lancashire.

RIAS Doolan award exhibition

An exhibition showcasing the 11 projects shortlisted for this year’s RIAS Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award will tour throughout Scotland over the coming months.

Norman Foster given China award

2008 London Planning Awards launched

RIBA unveils awards shortlist

Engineer John Smeaton honoured

RIAS invite Doolan entries

RIAS award fellowships

Lubetkin Prize 2008 winner

Casa Kike, a private house in Cahuita, Costa Rica by Gianni Botsford Architects has scooped the Royal Institute of British Architects' (RIBA) prestigious Lubetkin Prize,

Foster awarded Dundee degree

Architect Norman Foster has been awarded an Honorary Doctor of Laws LLM by the University of Dundee for his “huge array of striking buildings over the past four decades.”

RIBA Lubetkin Prize shortlist

Three buildings have been shortlisted for RIBA’s Lubetkin prize.

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