2016 National Architecture Awards shortlist

The Australian Institute of Architects has announced the 2016 National Architecture Awards shortlist, with 79 projects making the cut.

The 2016 National Architecture Awards received more than 890 entries across 14 categories. The jury selected projects to be shortlisted from 209 entries deemed eligible following the extensive chapter award program held earlier in the year.

Jury chair Jon Clements said the “exceptional and inspiring” projects in contention had sparked debate among the jury.

Clements said: “We have identified a number of projects that delivered admirable outcomes from limited means. These projects highlight the enduring value of architecture and the clear and demonstrable public benefit dividend it delivers. Invention is often explored over fashion and clear commitments to client aspirations, and environmental and social sustainability, are paramount.”

The 2016 jury includes Jon Clements (chair, immediate past president of the Australian Institute of Architects and Director of Jackson Clements Burrows), Rodney Eggleston (founding director of March Studio), Abbie Galvin (principal at BVN), Stuart Vokes (director of Vokes and Peters) and Fenella Kernebone (head of curation for TedxSydney).

Members of the public will have the opportunity to vote for their favourite residential project in the People’s Choice Award, which launches on World Architecture Day – 3 October. Online voting will be available at architecture.com.au/awards-2016

The winners will be announced at an evening ceremony hosted by Fenella Kernebone on 3 November at the Ivy Ballroom in Sydney.

The Condensery - Somerset Regional Art Gallery (QLD) by PHAB Architects.

The Condensery - Somerset Regional Art Gallery (QLD) by PHAB Architects.

Image: Manson Images

Public Architecture

St Andrews House (NSW) – Candalepas Associates

Break O’Day Community Stadium (TAS) – Edwards and Simpson

City of Perth Library and Public Plaza (WA) – Kerry Hill Architects

Geelong Library and Heritage Centre (VIC) – ARM Architecture

Kempsey Crescent Head Surf Life Saving Club (NSW) – Neeson Murcutt Architects

The Condensery - Somerset Regional Art Gallery (QLD) – PHAB Architects

Liberty Place (NSW) by Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp.

Liberty Place (NSW) by Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp.

Image: Andrew Chung

Urban Design

5 Martin Place (NSW) – JPW and TKD architects in collaboration

Bowen Place Crossing (ACT) – Lahznimmo Architects

Lennox Bridge Portals (NSW) – Hill Thalis Architecture and Urban Projects

Liberty Place (NSW) – Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp

Ngoolark Student Services, ECU Joondalup (WA) by JCY Architects and Urban Designers.

Ngoolark Student Services, ECU Joondalup (WA) by JCY Architects and Urban Designers.

Image: Peter Bennetts

Educational Architecture

Geelong Grammar School, School of Performing Arts and Creative Education (VIC) – Peter Elliott Architecture and Urban Design

Learning Innovation Building at the University of Queensland (QLD) – Richard Kirk Architect

Ngoolark Student Services, ECU Joondalup (WA) – JCY Architects and Urban Designers

St Columba’s Catholic Primary School (NSW) – Neeson Murcutt Architects

The Mandeville Centre, Loreto Toorak (VIC) – Architectus

University of Queensland Oral Health Centre (QLD) – Cox Rayner Architects with Hames Sharley and Conrad Gargett Riddel

UNSW Materials Science and Engineering Building (NSW) – Grimshaw

AHL Headquarters - 478 George Street (NSW) by Candalepas Associates.

AHL Headquarters - 478 George Street (NSW) by Candalepas Associates.

Image: Brett Boardman

Commercial Architecture

5 Martin Place (NSW) – JPW and TKD architects in collaboration

AHL Headquarters - 478 George Street (NSW) – Candalepas Associates

Alex Hotel (WA) – Spaceagency Architects

Ben Chifley Building (ACT) – Francis-Jones Morehen Thorp

Cape York Partnership Offices (QLD) – Kevin O’Brien Architects

Devil’s Corner (TAS) – Cumulus Studio

Emporium Melbourne (VIC) – The Buchan Group with Wonderwall

Ormuz Specialist Eye Clinic (QLD) – Loucas Zahos Architects

South Australia Drill Core Reference Library (SA) – Thomson Rossi

Canberra Airport Hotel (ACT) by Bates Smart.

Canberra Airport Hotel (ACT) by Bates Smart.

Image: Rodrigo Vargas

Interior Architecture

Canberra Airport Hotel (ACT) – Bates Smart

Geelong Library and Heritage Centre (VIC) – ARM Architecture

Mills, The Toy Management House (VIC) – Austin Maynard Architects

Minter Ellison (NSW) – BVN

Oggi (SA) – Studio-gram

University of Queensland Oral Health Centre (QLD) – Cox Rayner Architects with Hames Sharley and Conrad Gargett Riddel

Australian Memorial Wellington (New Zealand) by Tonkin Zulaikha Greer with Paul Rolfe Architects.

Australian Memorial Wellington (New Zealand) by Tonkin Zulaikha Greer with Paul Rolfe Architects.

Image: Mike Rolfe

International Architecture

Australian Memorial Wellington (New Zealand)Tonkin Zulaikha Greer with Paul Rolfe Architects

Australian Pavilion, Venice (Italy)Denton Corker Marshall

China Mobile Office Suzhou (China) – JPW

National Gallery Singapore (Singapore) – StudioMilou Singapore with CPG Consultants

The Lalu Hotel Architecture, Qingdao (China) – Kerry Hill Architects

The Lalu Hotel Interior, Qingdao (China) – Kerry Hill Architects

Vanuatu (Vanuatu) – Troppo Architects

Rosalie House (QLD) by Owen Architecture.

Rosalie House (QLD) by Owen Architecture.

Image: Toby Scott

Residential Architecture – Houses (New)

Deepdene House (VIC) – Kennedy Nolan

Deepwater (NSW) – Tobias Partners

Five Yards House (TAS) – Archier

Granville Residence (QLD) – Richard Kirk Architect

House in Hamilton (QLD) – Phorm Architecture and Design with Tato Architects

Indigo Slam (NSW) – Smart Design Studio

Point Lonsdale House (VIC) – NMBW Architecture Studio

Rosalie House (QLD) – Owen Architecture

Mills, The Toy Management House (VIC) by Austin Maynard Architects.

Mills, The Toy Management House (VIC) by Austin Maynard Architects.

Image: Peter Bennetts

Residential Architecture – Houses (Alterations and Additions)

Camino House (WA) – Bosske Architecture

Chapel Hill House (QLD) – Reddog Architects

Darlinghurst Rooftop (NSW) – CO-AP Architects

Jenny’s House (TAS) – Rosevear Stephenson

Mills, The Toy Management House (VIC) – Austin Maynard Architects

Project Zero (QLD) – BVN

Monash University Logan Hall (VIC) by McBride Charles Ryan.

Monash University Logan Hall (VIC) by McBride Charles Ryan.

Image: John Gollings

Residential Architecture – Houses (Multiple Housing)

10 Wylde Street (NSW) – SJB

Knutsford / Stage 1 (WA) – Spaceagency Architects

Monash University Logan Hall (VIC) – McBride Charles Ryan

Nº 17 Danks (NSW) – SJB

Maidstone Tennis Pavilion (VIC) by Searle x Waldron Architecture.

Maidstone Tennis Pavilion (VIC) by Searle x Waldron Architecture.

Image: Nick Searle

Small Project Architecture

Bath House (QLD) – Stephen de Jersey Architect

Garden Gallery (NSW) – Panovscott Architects

Maidstone Tennis Pavilion (VIC) – Searle x Waldron Architecture

Wilston Garden Room (QLD) – Vokes and Peters with Owen and Vokes and Peters

Northern Beaches Christian School (NSW) by WMK Architecture.

Northern Beaches Christian School (NSW) by WMK Architecture.

Image: Brett Boardman

Sustainable Architecture

Northern Beaches Christian School (NSW) – WMK Architecture

Project Zero (QLD) – BVN

Tonsley Main Assembly Building and Pods (SA) – Woods Bagot and Tridente Architects

University of Queensland Oral Health Centre (QLD) – Cox Rayner Architects with Hames Sharley and Conrad Gargett Riddel

Western Business Accelerator and Centre for Excellence (BACE) (VIC) – Six Degrees Architects

The Old Clare Hotel (NSW) by Tonkin Zulaikha Greer.

The Old Clare Hotel (NSW) by Tonkin Zulaikha Greer.

Image: Chris Court

Heritage

5 Martin Place (NSW) – JPW and TKD architects in collaboration

Bayside Fire Station (QLD) – Owen Architecture

Lennox Bridge Portals (NSW) – Hill Thalis Architecture and Urban Projects and Design 5 Architects

The Old Clare Hotel (NSW) – Tonkin Zulaikha Greer

The State Buildings (WA) – Architect: Kerry Hill Architects, Heritage Architect: Palassis Architects

Tonsley Main Assembly Building and Pods (SA) – Woods Bagot and Tridente Architects

Rivendell (ACT) by Laurie Virr Architect.

Rivendell (ACT) by Laurie Virr Architect.

Image: Tim Wimborne

Enduring Architecture

Heide II (VIC) – McGlashan and Everist

Perth Concert Hall (WA) – Howlett and Bailey Architects

Rivendell (ACT) – Laurie Virr Architect

The State Buildings (WA) by Architect: Kerry Hill Architects, Heritage Architect: Palassis Architects.

The State Buildings (WA) by Architect: Kerry Hill Architects, Heritage Architect: Palassis Architects.

Image: Angus Martin

Colorbond Award for Steel Architecture

Devil’s Corner (TAS) – Cumulus Studio

South Australia Drill Core Reference Library (SA) – Thomson Rossi

The Condensery - Somerset Regional Art Gallery (QLD) – PHAB Architects

The State Buildings (WA) – Architect: Kerry Hill Architects, Heritage Architect: Palassis Architects

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