A Stirling Shortlist

The Weston Sculpture Park by Feilden Fowles Architects

The RIBA 2019 Stirling Prize shortlist was announced on Thursday 18 July 2019. The prize is internationally recognised as one of the highest accolades a scheme can receive and epitomises the prestigious reputation with which the UK Architectural training and industry is still bestowed.

The shortlist is:

Cork House by architects Matthew Barnett Howland with Dido Milne and Oliver Wilton.
A carbon-neutral and experimental private house made almost entirely from cork in Berkshire.

Cork House by architects Matthew Barnett Howland with Dido Milne and Oliver Wilton.
Cork House by architects Matthew Barnett Howland with Dido Milne and Oliver Wilton.

 

London Bridge Station by Grimshaw.
A redesign of one of London’s busiest stations which brings light and space into this iconic building.

London Bridge Station by Grimshaw.
London Bridge Station by Grimshaw.

 

Goldsmith Street by Mikhail Riches with Cathy Hawley.
A large development of eco-friendly, affordable housing in Norwich, which focuses on bringing energy efficiency to social housing.

Goldsmith Street by Mikhail Riches with Cathy Hawley
Goldsmith Street by Mikhail Riches with Cathy Hawley

 

Nevill Holt Opera Theatre by Witherford Watson Mann Architects.
Retaining the heritage of a 17th century stable block this building has been converted into a contemporary opera theatre in Leicestershire.

Nevill Holt Opera Theatre by Witherford Watson Mann Architects.
Nevill Holt Opera Theatre by Witherford Watson Mann Architects.

 

The Macallan Distillery and Visitor Experience by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners.
A contemporary visitors centre in Moray housing a whiskey distillery and featuring a grass-covered, undulating roof.

The Macallan Distillery and Visitor Experience by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners
The Macallan Distillery and Visitor Experience by Rogers Stirk Harbour + Partners

 

The Weston Sculpture Park by Feilden Fowles Architects.
A contemporary art gallery in the Yorkshire hills.

The Weston Sculpture Park by Feilden Fowles Architects
The Weston Sculpture Park by Feilden Fowles Architects

 

The winner will be announced on October 8th at the Roundhouse in London.
More details can be seen at here.