Nationwide Sustainable Housing Awards Exhibition

Nationwide Sustainable Housing Awards, Building Society, Architects, Engineers

Sustainable Housing Student Awards, UK

Sustainable Housing Competition Exhibition : CUBE Gallery, UK

7 Mar 2009

Nationwide Sustainable Housing Awards Student Competition Exhibition of competition entries

Sustainable Housing Competition Exhibition

Venue: CUBE Gallery, 113 – 115 Portland Street, Manchester
Dates: 20th March to 18th April 2009

On display at the CUBE gallery are all the entries to the Nationwide Sustainable Housing Awards competition 2008-09, including the winners and those shortlisted.

Nationwide’s new annual design competition is open to undergraduate architecture and design students and is run in conjunction with RIBA Competitions. Proposed to run for three years, the theme for the 2008 – 09 awards was ‘Sustainable housing in an Urban Environment’ with sub categories of new build and communities & neighbourhood. In sponsoring this competition Nationwide seeks to encourage architects, designers and homeowners of the future to take account of social, economic and environmental sustainability.

As the third largest mortgage provider and the biggest lender to Registered Social Landlords in the UK, Nationwide has a strong interest in housing issues. The Society is committed to supporting sustainable and affordable housing for all, and is confident the new competition will stimulate and reward innovative thinking about how people can live more sustainably in the future.

The Nationwide Sustainable Housing awards were presented on 2 February 2009 at the RIBA in London by Wayne Hemingway who also opened the first exhibition. This exhibition is now travelling to the CUBE Gallery in Manchester. Don’t miss this opportunity to see the exciting and varied range of competition entries.

Nationwide Sustainable Housing Awards Student Competition Exhibition information from RIBA 070309

Location: 113 – 115 Portland Street, Manchester, North West England, UK

CUBE Gallery Manchester

CUBE is located at 113 – 115 Portland Street, Manchester, M1 6FB. Tel: +44 (0) 161 237 5525. Fax: +44 (0) 161 236 5815. Email: [email protected] Admission to the exhibitions is free. The opening times are Mon-Fri 12-5:30pm, Saturdays 12-5pm and Sundays closed. www.cube.org.uk

Architecture Awards

Contemporary Architectural Awards – selection:

Stirling Prize

Nationwide Sustainable Housing Awards Student Competition

RIBA Awards

Nationwide Sustainable Housing Awards 2010

Architecture Walking Tours

Manchester Architectural Designs

Contemporary Manchester Architecture Designs – rchitectural selection below:

Hulme Living Leaf Street Housing
Design: Mecanoo
Hulme Living Leaf Street Housing on Nationwide Sustainable Housing Awards Exhibition post
photo : Greg Holmes
Hulme Living Leaf Street Housing

The Oglesby Centre
Architects: Stephenson Studio
Manchester Building News The Oglesby Centre
photos : Daniel Hopkinson Architectural Photography
Extension to Hallé St. Peter’s, Ancoats

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