HASSELL design celebrated at AIA National Awards
HASSELL is celebrating two wins, and two commendations, at the Australian Institute of Architects’ 2015 National Architecture Awards tonight.
The awards ceremony took place at The University of Queensland’s Advanced Engineering Building, designed by HASSELL and Richard Kirk Architect, and celebrated excellence in architecture across Australia in 14 categories.
The jury congratulated HASSELL which took out two awards for the University of Queensland's Global Change Institutute, winning the coveted David Oppenheim Award for Sustainable Architecture and the award for Interior Architecture.
Medibank’s Melbourne workplace was commended in the Interior Architecture category, and the Fiona Stanley Hospital in Perth, Western Australia was commended in the Public Architecture category.
“The wins and commendations at AIA tonight demonstrate the value HASSELL design thinking brings workplaces, universities, and health facilities across Australia,” said Mark Loughnan, Head of Architecture at HASSELL.
“HASSELL is committed to creating exceptional places that people enjoy working, living, healing and learning in, and these projects have delivered immeasurable value to communities across the nation.”
For more on the awards visit the Australian Institute of Architects.
Check out AIA's video of the UQ's GCI that was aired at the ceremony.
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