2016 Victorian Architecture Awards shortlist revealed

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Broadmeadows Children's Court by Lyons.

Broadmeadows Children’s Court by Lyons. Image: Peter Bennetts

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Forest Hill Police Station by bamford-architects.

Forest Hill Police Station by bamford-architects. Image: Peter Bennetts

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Geelong Library and Heritage Centre by ARM Architecture.

Geelong Library and Heritage Centre by ARM Architecture. Image: John Gollings

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Saltwater Community Centre by Croxon Ramsay Architects.

Saltwater Community Centre by Croxon Ramsay Architects. Image: Dianna Snape

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Western Business Accelerator and Centre for Excellence (BACE) by Six Degrees Architects.

Western Business Accelerator and Centre for Excellence (BACE) by Six Degrees Architects. Image: Alice Hutchison

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Kyneton Ambulatory Care Centre by Charles Wright Architects.

Kyneton Ambulatory Care Centre by Charles Wright Architects. Image: Peter Bennetts

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Reservoir Library and Community Centre by FJMT Studio.

Reservoir Library and Community Centre by FJMT Studio. Image: Greg Elms

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St Mary's Narthex by Matt Gibson Architecture and Design.

St Mary’s Narthex by Matt Gibson Architecture and Design. Image: Derek Swalwell

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The Glasshouse by Croxon Ramsay Architects.

The Glasshouse by Croxon Ramsay Architects. Image: Dianna Snape

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Monash Clayton Eastern Residential Village by MGS Architects and partners.

Monash Clayton Eastern Residential Village by MGS Architects and partners. Image: TCL

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The New Royal Children's Hospital by Billard Leece Partnership and Bates Smart.

The New Royal Children’s Hospital by Billard Leece Partnership and Bates Smart. Image: John Gollings

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Geelong Grammar School, School of Performing Arts and Creative Education by Peter Elliott Architecture and Urban Design.

Geelong Grammar School, School of Performing Arts and Creative Education by Peter Elliott Architecture and Urban Design. Image: John Gollings

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Ivanhoe Grammar Senior Years Centre by McBride Charles Ryan.

Ivanhoe Grammar Senior Years Centre by McBride Charles Ryan. Image: John Gollings

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St Bernard's Primary School, Year 5 and 6 Learning Hub by Harrison and White with Paul Coffey Architects.

St Bernard’s Primary School, Year 5 and 6 Learning Hub by Harrison and White with Paul Coffey Architects. Image: Benjamin Hosking

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The Mandeville Centre by Architectus.

The Mandeville Centre by Architectus. Image: Ian Davidson

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Woodleigh School, Homestead Redevelopment, Senior Campus by Law Architects.

Woodleigh School, Homestead Redevelopment, Senior Campus by Law Architects. Image: Drew Echberg

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3-5 Jessie Street, Cremorne by Six Degrees Architects.

3-5 Jessie Street, Cremorne by Six Degrees Architects. Image: Alice Hutchison

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Emporium Melbourne by The Buchan Group with Wonderwall.

Emporium Melbourne by The Buchan Group with Wonderwall. Image: Aaron Pocock

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Fitzroy Gardens Visitor Centre and Cafe by City Design Studio - City of Melbourne

Fitzroy Gardens Visitor Centre and Cafe by City Design Studio - City of Melbourne Image: Nils Koenning

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Melrose Health by BENT Architecture.

Melrose Health by BENT Architecture. Image: Folded Bird

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Surgeons Rooms by FMD Architects.

Surgeons Rooms by FMD Architects. Image: John Gollings

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Arnold Street House by Robert Simeoni Architects.

Arnold Street House by Robert Simeoni Architects. Image: Trevor Mein

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Cambridge St by Room11 Architects.

Cambridge St by Room11 Architects. Image: Ross Honeysett

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Corrs Chambers Westgarth by Bates Smart.

Corrs Chambers Westgarth by Bates Smart. Image: Peter Clarke

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Geelong Library and Heritage Centre by ARM Architecture.

Geelong Library and Heritage Centre by ARM Architecture. Image: Emma Cross

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Hawker Hall by Craig Tan Architects with Bergman and Co and Samantha Eades Design.

Hawker Hall by Craig Tan Architects with Bergman and Co and Samantha Eades Design. Image: Jaime Diaz-Berrio

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Ivanhoe Grammar Senior Years Centre by McBride Charles Ryan.

Ivanhoe Grammar Senior Years Centre by McBride Charles Ryan. Image: John Gollings

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Koorie Heritage Trust at Federation Square by Lyons and IADV

Koorie Heritage Trust at Federation Square by Lyons and IADV Image: Peter Bennetts

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Melrose Health by BENT Architecture.

Melrose Health by BENT Architecture. Image: Folded Bird

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Mills, The Toy Management House by Austin Maynard Architects.

Mills, The Toy Management House by Austin Maynard Architects. Image: Peter Bennetts

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Transformer Fitzroy by Breathe Architecture.

Transformer Fitzroy by Breathe Architecture. Image: Peter Clarke

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Deepdene House by Kennedy Nolan.

Deepdene House by Kennedy Nolan. Image: Kennedy Nolan

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Frame House Melbourne by Carr Design Group.

Frame House Melbourne by Carr Design Group. Image: Gorta Yuuki

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Goulburn Valley House by Rob Kennon Architects.

Goulburn Valley House by Rob Kennon Architects. Image: Derek Swalwell

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Heald House by Harrison and White.

Heald House by Harrison and White. Image: Marcus White

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Main Ridge House by Noxon Giffen.

Main Ridge House by Noxon Giffen. Image: Shannon McGrath

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Point Lonsdale House by NMBW Architecture Studio.

Point Lonsdale House by NMBW Architecture Studio. Image: Peter Bennetts

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Rail House by Clare Cousins Architects.

Rail House by Clare Cousins Architects. Image: Peter Bennetts

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Split House by BKK Architects.

Split House by BKK Architects. Image: Peter Bennetts

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THAT House by Austin Maynard Architects.

THAT House by Austin Maynard Architects. Image: Tess Kelly

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Torquay Concrete House by Auhaus Architecture.

Torquay Concrete House by Auhaus Architecture. Image: Derek Swalwell

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Arnold Street House by Robert Simeoni Architects.

Arnold Street House by Robert Simeoni Architects. Image: Trevor Mein

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Carlton Cloister by MRTN Architects.

Carlton Cloister by MRTN Architects. Image: Shannon McGrath

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Chamfer House by Mihaly Slocombe.

Chamfer House by Mihaly Slocombe. Image: Andrew Latreille

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Fitzroy Loft by Architects EAT.

Fitzroy Loft by Architects EAT. Image: Derek Swalwell

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Gable House by Clare Cousins Architects.

Gable House by Clare Cousins Architects. Image: Shannon McGrath

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Gezellig House by DiMase Architects.

Gezellig House by DiMase Architects. Image: Trevor Mein

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Kate's House by Bower Architecture.

Kate’s House by Bower Architecture. Image: Shannon McGrath

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Mills, The Toy Management House by Austin Maynard Architects.

Mills, The Toy Management House by Austin Maynard Architects. Image: Peter Bennetts

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Myrtle Tree House by Make Architecture.

Myrtle Tree House by Make Architecture. Image: Peter Bennetts

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Park Life by Nest Architects.

Park Life by Nest Architects. Image: Lauren Bamford

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Rosanna House by Nest Architects.

Rosanna House by Nest Architects. Image: Lauren Bamford

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Shadow House by Matt Gibson Architecture and Design with Mim Design.

Shadow House by Matt Gibson Architecture and Design with Mim Design. Image: Shannon McGrath

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1 Bedford by DKO.

1 Bedford by DKO. Image: Damien Kook

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Alarah Townhouses by SJB Architects.

Alarah Townhouses by SJB Architects. Image: Wolfdene

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Ari by Ola Studio.

Ari by Ola Studio. Image: Paul Carland

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Clarence Houses by Rob Kennon Architects.

Clarence Houses by Rob Kennon Architects. Image: Derek Swalwell

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George Corner by MAA with Neometro.

George Corner by MAA with Neometro. Image: Derek Swalwell

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International House, George Hicks Building by Peter Elliott Architecture and Urban Design.

International House, George Hicks Building by Peter Elliott Architecture and Urban Design. Image: Dianna Snape

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Monash University Halls of Residence, Holman Hall and Campbell Hall - Hayball and Richard Middleton Architects.

Monash University Halls of Residence, Holman Hall and Campbell Hall - Hayball and Richard Middleton Architects. Image: John Gollings

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Monash University Logan Hall by McBride Charles Ryan.

Monash University Logan Hall by McBride Charles Ryan. Image: John Gollings

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Phoenix by Fender Katsalidis Architects.

Phoenix by Fender Katsalidis Architects. Image: John Gollings

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The Barak Building: Swanston Square by ARM Architecture.

The Barak Building: Swanston Square by ARM Architecture. Image: Peter Bennetts

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The Seymour by KH Edelstein Architect/Workshop Architecture in association.

The Seymour by KH Edelstein Architect/Workshop Architecture in association. Image: John Gollings

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Backyard Studio by Figureground Architecture.

Backyard Studio by Figureground Architecture. Image: John Gollings

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Flyover Gallery by Branch Studio Architects.

Flyover Gallery by Branch Studio Architects. Image: Peter Clarke

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Gertrude Glasshouse by Sibling.

Gertrude Glasshouse by Sibling. Image: Tobias Titz

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Koorie Heritage Trust at Federation Square by Lyons and IADV.

Koorie Heritage Trust at Federation Square by Lyons and IADV. Image: Peter Bennetts

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Maidstone Tennis Pavilion by Searle x Waldron Architecture.

Maidstone Tennis Pavilion by Searle x Waldron Architecture. Image: Nick Searle

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Penguins Plus Viewing by Wood Marsh.

Penguins Plus Viewing by Wood Marsh. Image: PINP

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Arnold Street House by Robert Simeoni Architects.

Arnold Street House by Robert Simeoni Architects. Image: Trevor Mein

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CUB Malt Store, Swanston Square by ARM Architecture and Lovell Chen.

CUB Malt Store, Swanston Square by ARM Architecture and Lovell Chen. Image: Peter Bennetts

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RMIT University, Building 11 Redevelopment by Peter Elliott Architecture and Urban Design.

RMIT University, Building 11 Redevelopment by Peter Elliott Architecture and Urban Design. Image: Dianna Snape

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Shadow House by Matt Gibson Architecture and Design with Mim Design.

Shadow House by Matt Gibson Architecture and Design with Mim Design. Image: Shannon McGrath

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Gezellig House by DiMase Architects.

Gezellig House by DiMase Architects. Image: Trevor Mein

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Grass House by David Luck Architecture.

Grass House by David Luck Architecture. Image: Peter Hyatt

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Melrose Health by BENT Architecture.

Melrose Health by BENT Architecture. Image: Folded Bird

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Saltwater Community Centre by Croxon Ramsay Architects.

Saltwater Community Centre by Croxon Ramsay Architects. Image: Dianna Snape

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Western Business Accelerator and Centre for Excellence (BACE) by Six Degrees Architects.

Western Business Accelerator and Centre for Excellence (BACE) by Six Degrees Architects. Image: Alice Hutchison

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699 Bourke Street by Grimshaw.

699 Bourke Street by Grimshaw. Image: John Gollings

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A pretty pile by Rossetti Architects.

A pretty pile by Rossetti Architects. Image: Andrew Ashton

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Cambridge St by Room11 Architects.

Cambridge St by Room11 Architects. Image: Ross Honeysett

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Forest Hill Police Station by bamford architects.

Forest Hill Police Station by bamford architects. Image: Peter Bennetts

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St Bernard's Primary School, Year 5 and 6 Learning Hub by Harrison and White with Paul Coffey Architects.

St Bernard’s Primary School, Year 5 and 6 Learning Hub by Harrison and White with Paul Coffey Architects. Image: Benjamin Hosking

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The Mandeville Centre, Loreto Toorak by Architectus.

The Mandeville Centre, Loreto Toorak by Architectus. Image: Ian Davidson

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Koorie Heritage Trust at Federation Square by Lyons and IADV.

Koorie Heritage Trust at Federation Square by Lyons and IADV. Image: Peter Bennetts

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Saltwater Community Centre by Croxon Ramsay Architects.

Saltwater Community Centre by Croxon Ramsay Architects. Image: Dianna Snape

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The New Royal Children's Hospital by Billard Leece Partnership and Bates Smart.

The New Royal Children’s Hospital by Billard Leece Partnership and Bates Smart. Image: John Gollings

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Geelong Library and Heritage Centre by ARM Architecture.

Geelong Library and Heritage Centre by ARM Architecture. Image: John Gollings

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Penguins Plus Viewing by Wood Marsh.

Penguins Plus Viewing by Wood Marsh. Image: PINP

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The Australian Institute of Architects Victorian Chapter has announced the shortlist for the 2016 Victorian Architecture Awards.

From 198 entries, 14 juries carried out an extensuive schedule of site visits and have shortlisted 70 individual projects across 15 categories. The juries noted a focus on community was evident across all categories, showcasing architecture’s ability to contribute to the public realm and a variety of positive and innovative ways.

The 2016 Victorian Architecture Awards entries will be exhibited at No Vacancy gallery, QV, from 7-19 June. 

Winners will be announced on 24 June at a presentation event held at Peninsula at Central Pier, Docklands. Projects awarded in each category will proceed to the National Architecture Awards to be announced in November.

The shortlisted projects are:

Geelong Library and Heritage Centre by ARM Architecture. Image:  John Gollings

Public Architecture – New

Broadmeadows Children’s Court – Lyons

Forest Hill Police Station – bamford-architects

Geelong Library and Heritage Centre – ARM Architecture

Saltwater Community Centre – Croxon Ramsay Architects

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

Jury for Public Architecture – New: Hamish Lyon (chair, NH Architecture), Tim Leslie (Bates Smart) Emma Jackson (RMIT)

The Glasshouse by Croxon Ramsay Architects. Image:  Dianna Snape

Public Architecture – Alterations and Additions

Kyneton Ambulatory Care Centre – Charles Wright Architects

Reservoir Library and Community Centre – FJMT Studio

St Mary’s Narthex – Matt Gibson Architecture and Design

The Glasshouse – Croxon Ramsay Architects

Jury for Public Architecture - Alterations and Additions: Hamish Lyon (chair, NH Architecture), Tim Leslie (Bates Smart), Emma Jackson (RMIT)

The New Royal Children’s Hospital by Billard Leece Partnership and Bates Smart. Image:  John Gollings

Urban Design 

Monash Clayton Eastern Residential Village – MGS Architects and partners

The New Royal Children’s Hospital – Billard Leece Partnership and Bates Smart 

Jury for Urban Design: David Islip (chair, OVGA), Sophie Dyring (Schored Projects), Adam Pustola (Lyons) 

Woodleigh School, Homestead Redevelopment, Senior Campus by Law Architects. Image:  Drew Echberg

Educational Architecture 

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

Ivanhoe Grammar Senior Years Centre – McBride Charles Ryan

St Bernard’s Primary School, Year 5 and 6 Learning Hub – Harrison and White with Paul Coffey Architects

The Mandeville Centre, Loreto Toorak – Architectus

Woodleigh School, Homestead Redevelopment, Senior Campus – Law Architects

Jury for Educational Architecture: Meaghan Dwyer (chair, John Wardle Architects), Simon Topliss (Jackson Clements Burrows Architects), Jesse Judd (ARM Architecture)

Melrose Health by BENT Architecture. Image:  Folded Bird

Commercial Architecture 

3-5 Jessie Street, Cremorne – Six Degrees Architects

Emporium Melbourne – The Buchan Group with Wonderwall

Fitzroy Gardens Visitor Centre and Cafe – City Design Studio – City of Melbourne

Melrose Health – BENT Architecture

Surgeons Rooms – FMD Architects

Jury for Commercial Architecture: Peter Bickle (chair, ARM Architecture), Ruth Wilson (Architectus), Rob Watson (Watson Architecture and Design)

Corrs Chambers Westgarth by Bates Smart. Image:  Peter Clarke

Interior Architecture 

Arnold Street House – Robert Simeoni Architects

Cambridge St – Room11 Architects

Corrs Chambers Westgarth – Bates Smart

Geelong Library and Heritage Centre ­– ARM Architecture

Hawker Hall – Craig Tan Architects with Bergman and Co and Samantha Eades Design

Ivanhoe Grammar Senior Years Centre – McBride Charles Ryan

Koorie Heritage Trust at Federation Square – Lyons and IADV

Melrose Health – BENT Architecture

Mills, The Toy Management House – Austin Maynard Architects

Transformer Fitzroy – Breathe Architecture 

Jury for Interior Architecture: Philip Harmer (chair, Harmer Architecture), Kelley Mackay (Kerstin Thompson Architects) Jonathan Gardiner (Cox Architecture)

Carlton Cloister by MRTN Architects. Image:  Shannon McGrath

Residential Architecture – Houses (New) 

Deepdene House – Kennedy Nolan

Frame House Melbourne – Carr Design Group

Goulburn Valley House – Rob Kennon Architects

Heald House – Harrison and White

Main Ridge House – Noxon Giffen

Point Lonsdale House – NMBW Architecture Studio

Rail House – Clare Cousins Architects

Split House – BKK Architects

THAT House – Austin Maynard Architects

Torquay Concrete House – Auhaus Architecture 

Jury for Residential Architecture – New: Mel Bright – (chair, MAKE Architecture), Ben Edwards (Edwards Moore), Antony Martin (MRTN Architects) 

Fitzroy Loft by Architects EAT. Image:  Derek Swalwell

Residential Architecture – Houses (Alterations and Additions) 

Arnold Street House – Robert Simeoni Architects

Carlton Cloister – MRTN Architects

Chamfer House – Mihaly Slocombe

Fitzroy Loft – Architects EAT

Gable House – Clare Cousins Architects

Gezellig House– DiMase Architects

Kate’s House – Bower Architecture

Mills, The Toy Management House – Austin Maynard Architects

Myrtle Tree House – Make Architecture

Park Life – Nest Architects

Rosanna House – Nest Architects

Shadow House – Matt Gibson Architecture and Design with Mim Design

Jury for Residential Architecture – Alterations and Additions: Christie Petsinis  (chair, Folk Architects), Simon Cookes (D B Architecture), George Yiontis (Coy Yiontis Architects 

Monash University Logan Hall by McBride Charles Ryan. Image:  John Gollings

Residential Architecture – Multiple Housing 

1 Bedford – DKO

Alarah Townhouses – SJB Architects

Ari – Ola Studio

Clarence Houses – Rob Kennon Architects

George Corner – MAA with Neometro

International House, George Hicks Building – Peter Elliott Architecture and Urban Design

Monash University Halls of Residence, Holman Hall and Campbell Hall – Hayball and Richard Middleton Architects

Monash University Logan Hall – McBride Charles Ryan

Phoenix – Fender Katsalidis Architects

The Barak Building: Swanston Square – ARM Architecture

The Seymour – KH Edelstein Architect/Workshop Architecture in association 

Jury for Residential – Multiple Housing: Nigel Bertram (chair, NMBW and Monash University), Clare Cousins (Clare Cousins Architects), David Pryor (City of Melbourne)

Koorie Heritage Trust at Federation Square by Lyons and IADV. Image:  Peter Bennetts

Small Project Architecture 

Backyard Studio – Figureground Architecture

Flyover Gallery – Branch Studio Architects

Gertrude Glasshouse – Sibling

Koorie Heritage Trust at Federation Square – Lyons and IADV

Maidstone Tennis Pavilion – Searle x Waldron Architecture

Penguins Plus Viewing – Wood Marsh

Jury for Small Project Architecture: Karen Alcock (chair, MAArchitects), Michael Macleod (Kennedy Nolan), Claire Scorpo (Claire Scorpo Architects) 

CUB Malt Store, Swanston Square by ARM Architecture and Lovell Chen. Image:  Peter Bennetts

Heritage Architecture 

Arnold Street House – Robert Simeoni Architects

CUB Malt Store: Swanston Square – ARM Architecture and Lovell Chen

RMIT University, Building 11 Redevelopment – Peter Elliott Architecture and Urban Design

Shadow House – Matt Gibson Architecture and Design with Mim Design

Jury for Heritage Architecture: Reno Rizzo (chair, Inarc Architects), Amanda Jean (Amanda J Jean Architect and Heritage Consultant), Jim Gard’ner (GJM Heritage Consultants)

Gezellig House by DiMase Architects. Image:  Trevor Mein

Sustainable Architecture 

Gezellig House – DiMase Architects

Grass House – David Luck Architecture

Melrose Health – BENT Architecture

Saltwater Community Centre – Croxon Ramsay Architects

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

Jury for Sustainable Architecture: Albert Mo (chair, Architects EAT), Lisa Gerstman (NH Architecture), Christon Batey-Smith (DesignInc)

A pretty pile by Rossetti Architects. Image:  Andrew Ashton

Colorbond Award for Steel Architecture 

699 Bourke Street – Grimshaw

A pretty pile – Rossetti Architects

Cambridge St – Room11 Architects

Forest Hill Police Station – bamford architects

St Bernard’s Primary School, Year 5 and 6 Learning Hub – Harrison and White with Paul Coffey Architects

The Mandeville Centre, Loreto Toorak – Architectus

Jury for Colorbond Award: Justin Noxon (chair, Noxon Giffen), Yvonne Meng (Von Atelier), Michael Smith (Atelier Red and Black)

Saltwater Community Centre by Croxon Ramsay Architects. Image:  Dianna Snape

Melbourne Prize 

Koorie Heritage Trust at Federation Square – Lyons and IADV

Saltwater Community Centre – Croxon Ramsay Architects

The New Royal Children’s Hospital – Billard Leece Partnership and Bates Smart

Jury for Melbourne Prize: Tim Jackson (chair, Jackson Clements Burrows Architects), Peter Williams (Williams Boag), Anna Maskiell (Public Realm Lab)

Penguins Plus Viewing by Wood Marsh. Image:  PINP

Regional Prize 

Geelong Library and Heritage Centre – ARM Architecture

Penguins Plus Viewing – Wood Marsh

Jury for Regional Prize: Jane Williams (chair, BVN), Alison Nunn (Alison Nunn Architect), Michael Roper (Architecture Architecture­)


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