2013 AAA Awards announced

Canberra’s stunning new National Arboretum was the venue for the announcement of the 2013 Australian Achievement in Architecture Awards.

Under the glass roof of the new National Arboretum Canberra, the Australian institute of Architects announced its 2013 Australian Achievement in Architecture Awards on March 20.

The National Arboretum, by architects Tonkin Zulaikha Greer in association with landscape architects Taylor Cullity Lethlean, is a grand dream realized: Walter Burley Griffin’s vision for a place where trees, shrubs and herbaceous plants are cultivated for the purpose of conservation, preservation, research, education and display. Many years in the making, the National Arboretum is reviewed by Philip Thalis in the May 2013 issue of Landscape Architecture Australia.

2013 Australian Achievement in Architecture Awards

2013 Gold Medallist Peter Wilson.

2013 Gold Medallist Peter Wilson.

Image: Sophie Seck

Gold Medal

Peter Wilson, Co-director, Bolles+Wilson

Leadership in Sustainability Prize

Daniel Grollo, CEO, Grocon

William J. Mitchell International Committee Prize

John Gollings, Photographer

Emerging Architect Prize

Clare Cousins, Architect

Neville Quarry Architectural Education Prize

Peter Corrigan, Professor of Architecture, RMIT

National President’s Prize

Louise Cox, Architect, Adjunct Professor UNSW

Dulux Study Tour Winners

Melissa Bright, Victoria
Amy Muir, Victoria
Sean Humphries, South Australia
Adam Pustola, Victoria
Luke Pendergast, Queensland

Bluescope Steel Glenn Murcutt Student Prize

James Loder, RMIT

Student Prize for the Advancement of Architecture

John Byleveld, University of Adelaide

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