The award for the "best of the best" is for a body of work that has made a significant contribution to architecture in the last year
Masterplanning is about imagining a new part of a city, while persuading investors it will generate value over the long term. It is also about finding a scale, imagery or urban model that can respond to what is already there
The shortlist displayed only a small proportion of the huge number of impressive buildings that are designed by UK architects around the world. Our winner stood out in particular for the strong connection that was evident between the architecture, the place and the people
The jury was unanimous in selecting Eldridge Smerin for this award because of the diversity and consistency of the practice’s work. While the Highgate Cemetery house is clearly iconic, in isolation, it could be dismissed as a high-budget, one-hit wonder
Affordable housing is a sector sorely in need of innovation. In Riches Hawley Mikhail it has at last found an architect capable of taking on that challenge
The shortlist for BD’s Architect of the Year Awards 2009 has been announced. Five practices have been shortlisted in each of 12 categories
Who will win through to become Healthcare Architect of the Year?
Grimshaw and Bennetts are just two of the big names on the strong shortlist for Education Architect of the Year.
The Social and/or Private Housing Architect of the Year is sponsored by Duravit UK Ltd