Hotel Liesma Architectural Competition, Latvia

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Hotel `Liesma´ Architectural Competition : Latvian Architecture

Hotel `Liesma´ Competition in Latvia

14 + 11 Nov 2011

Latvian Architecture – Design Contest

The architectural design competition for Hotel Liesma in Jurmala, Latvia, has now ended ; 107 works were received altogether.

Hotel `Liesma´ International Architectural Competition was an open international design ideas competition to find the best design solution for a music-themed upscale hotel in Jūrmala, Latvia. The city is located on the coast of the Baltic Sea and well known for its musical heritage. It was also stated in the competition brief that the hotel should express elements related to music in its design concept.

The site of the future 4-star music-themed hotel has significant spatial value in the context of the urban character of Jūrmala. The resort city stretches along the sandy beaches of the Gulf of Rīga. By the master plan the site is reserved for a landmark building and landmark building is surely needed there to improve the comprehensive logic of the urban fabric.

Hotel Liesma Architectural Competition Winners below:

1st Prize

– Trindade Joao
Hotel Liesma Architectural Competition, Latvia

Hotel Liesma Architectural Competition Latvian Architecture Contest
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VENTURA TRINDADE architects, Ida
Portugal, Lisbon

2nd Prizes

– Dorval-Bory Nicolas, Betillon Rophoel
Latvian Architecture Contest
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France, Paris

– Oliveira Pedro
Latvian Architecture Contest
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ARQX – Arquitectos
Portugal, Porto

3rd Prizes

– Reid John
Latvian Architecture Contest
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Robinson Mc Ilwaine Architects LLP
Northern Ireland, Belfast

– Zane Karpova, Ilze Didrihsone, Arona Tomariņa
Latvian Architecture Contest
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Latvia, Riga

– Lee Hyun-ah
Latvian Architecture Contest
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Nobutaka Ashihara Architect
USA, New York

Honourable Mentions

– Jacho Botha
South Africa, Wood Stock

– Bar-Yehuda Odelya & Ilan Behrman
Israel, Michmoret

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