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2016 Wood Design & Building Awards Program

2016 Wood Design & Building Awards

The Wood Design & Building Awards Program is a prestigious program that celebrates excellence in wood architecture. With submissions from North American and International architect firms, the program recognizes, awards and publicizes innovative projects that showcase wood as the main structural component.

Submitting your project(s) is an easy and self-paced online process and the benefits to award winners are exemplary – with your winning project(s) featured in the

–       press release

–       Awards Book (awarded Gold in the General Audience Book category for the EXCEL Awards)

–        the popular Wood Design & Building magazine

–        and in the final video compilation.

To submit project(s) online please visit www.wooddesignawards.com .

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2015 Wood Design & Building Awards Winners

2015 Wood Design & Building Awards Winners News

Wood Awards Showcase Leadership in Architecture and Design : Winners Announced

Ottawa, ON, January 2016 – The Wood Design & Building magazine is delighted to announce the award recipients for the prestigious 2015/16 Wood Design Awards program.


– Underhill, Matinecock, New York, Bates Masi + Architects LLC
Underhill, Matinecock 2016 Wood Design & Building Awards
photo : Michael Moran, Michael Moran Studio

– Stade de soccer de Montréal, Montreal, Quebec, Saucier + Perrotte architectes and Hughes Condon Marler Architects
Stade de soccer de Montréal 2016 Wood Design & Building Awards
photo : Olivier Blouin, Olivier Blouin Photos

– Guildford Aquatic Centre, Surrey, British Columbia, Bing Thom Architects, Shape Architecture (Associate Architect)
Guildford Aquatic Centre, Surrey 2016 Wood Design & Building Awards
photo : Ema Peter, Ema Peter Photography

– Puukuokka Housing Block, Jyväskylä, Finland, OOPEAA Office for Peripheral Architecture
Puukuokka Housing Block, Jyväskylä 2016 Wood Design & Building Awards
photo : Mikko Auerniitty

– Public Library of Constitución, Constitución, Chile, Sebastian Irarrazaval Arquitectos
Public Library of Constitución
photo : Felipe Díaz

Wood Design & Building Awards Winners 2015

Winning recipients were hand selected from over 140 online entries by an esteemed architectural jury consisting of:

 Dean Maltz, Managing Partner at Shigeru Ban Architects www.shigerubanarchitects.com
 Stéphan Langevin, Partner at STGM Architect www.stgm.net
 David Keltner, Principal at Hacker hackerarchitects.com

Special awards were granted by the Canadian Wood Council as well as this year’s sponsors, Sustainable Forestry Initiative and Western Red Cedar. Projects submitted to this year’s awards program pushed the boundaries of what is thought of as conventional applications for wood products – reaffirming wood’s versatility within construction.

Here are the 2015 winners from the Wood Design & Building Awards program:
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The Wood Design & Building Awards is the only North American program to recognize, award and publicize excellence in wood architecture.

Website: 2015 Wood Design & Building Awards Winners

Location: Canada

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