Friday, 13 May 2011


The winners of the 2011 MSA Design Awards were announced at CUBE on 12th May 2011
Manchester Building of the year:
Awarded to Austin-Smith:Lord for: Stockport College Phase 1

Category Award Winners:

1. Residential:
Winner: Buttress Fuller Alsop Williams, for Moat House, Mottram

Roger Stephenson Architects (Stephenson Bell), for Shirecliffe Homes, Sheffield

2. Sports, Leisure and Cultural:
Winner: BDP, for The Point, Old Trafford

Austin-Smith:Lord, for The People's History Museum, Manchester

3. Commercial:
Winner: Space Group, for Mansion House Chambers, Newcastle

4. Community:
Winner: Austin-Smith:Lord, for Stockport College Phase 1

John McAslan and Partners, for Charles Carter Building, Lancaster University
Sheppard Robson, for Lancaster Institute for the Contemporary Arts
Walker Simpson Architects, for North Manchester 6th Form College, Harpurhey

5. Un-built:
Winner: Hodder + Partners, for Gateway House, Manchester

John McAslan and Partners, for Vice Chancellor Suite, Lancaster University

6. Conservation and Re-use
Winner: Walker Simpson Architects, for Manchester College Fielden Campus

Bernard Taylor Partnership, for Elizabeth Gaskell's House
MBLA Architects, for Bowes Street Regeneration, Moss Side
Ombler Iwanowski Architects, for Arkwright House Manchester

7. Student Projects:
Winner: Jack O'Reilly, for 'Urban Famin'

Carrie Bayley and Luke Butcher, for Vedado Secondary School, Cuba

Small Projects Award:
Winner: Fiona Curran (Artist) with support from Leach Rhodes Walker Architects: "This Time Next Year Things Are Going to be Different", Treehouse for The Tatton Park Biennial, 2010. Photo Credit: Peter Hope

Andy Robson Prize:
Winner: Jack O'Reilly, for 'Urban Famin'

People's Prize (Voted by visitors to the exhibition):
Winner: BDP, for The Point, Old Trafford

2011 Panel of Judges:

Professor Tom Jefferies
Head of Manchester School of Architecture
Phil Griffin
Writer and Broadcaster
Ewen Miller
President, Manchester Society of Architects
Tim Groom
Hon Treasurer, Manchester Society of Architects
Warren Marshall
Manchester Society of Architects

The MSA Design Awards 2011 are sponsored by:
Marshalls Paving
Hobs Reprographics
Manchester School of Architecture

Full details of every project submitted for the Manchester Society of Architects Design Awards 2011 can be seen in the public exhibition held at CUBE Manchester from 6 - 21 May 2011.
The Awards are presented across a range of Categories, from one-off houses to large and prestigious public or commercial buildings.
The work of the city's future architects is also recognised in the form of projects by students of Manchester School of Architecture and displays made by pupils of local schools.
To view a selection of images from each Category click on the menu bar above.

113-115 Portland Street, Manchester, M1 6DW
Admission FREE
Open Mon-Fri 12-5:30pm, Saturdays 12-5pm, Sundays closed.

The MSA is a branch of the Royal Institute of British Architects. To find out more about the MSA and the RIBA visit and

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