Date:10th March 2013
Organisation:Civic Trust Awards
From 263 national and international entries, 86 projects have been recognised by the prestigious Civic Trust Awards at a ceremony held at City Hall in Cardiff supported by Cardiff Council. Awards were presented to the best new buildings, public spaces, restorations and public art by Civic Trust Awards Patron, architect and TV presenter George Clarke and Civic Trust Awards Managing Director Malcolm Hankey.
Councillor Ralph Cook Deputy Leader and Cabinet Member for Strategic Planning, Highways and Transportation, Cardiff Council said “we consider it a privilege for Cardiff to be hosting this year’s Civic Trust Awards ceremony. The awards recognise the best in architectural design and the importance this has on the local community and environment. The standard this year has been extremely high and I congratulate all those who have taken part."
Civic Trust Awards Managing Director, Malcolm Hankey said: “The Civic Trust Awards celebrate not only design excellence, but also the relationship between structures, places, the environment and communities. Winning projects have demonstrated architectural excellence whilst offering cultural, social or economic benefit to the local community. We are delighted to bring the 2013 Civic Trust Awards Ceremony to Wales and would like to take this opportunity to thank Cardiff Council and sponsors, Design Commission for Wales, Welsh School of Architecture/Low Carbon Research Institute, Warm Wales, Capita Symonds and Stride Treglown for their support. The event attracted hundreds of leading architects and built environment professionals to the city for a wonderful evening of celebration.”
From 32 Award winning schemes, Seven Special Awards were given to projects that have demonstrated outstanding credentials in specific areas. The Special Awards are:
A full list of Award, Commendation and Community Recognition winners is available by CLICKING HERE
The 2013 Winners Brochure can be DOWNLOADED HERE
You can also keep up-to-date with Civic Trust Awards news via Twitter @CTAwards
2013 Regional Finalists
These projects were considered to be of merit at a regional level by our local assessor teams - to view the list of 2013 Regional Finalists, please click the link below: