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RIBA International Awards: Winners of the 2012 awards for architectural excellence announced
Auckland Art Gallery – Toi o Tamaki, Auckland, New Zealand FJMT + Archimedia -architects in association
LONDON.- The Royal Institute of British Architects has announced the twelve buildings which will receive RIBA International Awards for architectural excellence on Thursday 21 June 2012. From Foster + Partners’ high-density urban development Troika in Kuala Lumpur to the world’s tallest building designed by a British architect, the Guangzhou Finance Centre by Wilkinson Eyre, the awards recognise some of the world’s most imaginative, dramatic and green buildings.

The RIBA International Awards are presented to architecture practices based outside the UK building anywhere outside the UK; or for practices based in Britain and working outside the EU. All winners are eligible for the RIBA Lubetkin Prize awarded to the best international building by an RIBA member. The winner of the RIBA Lubetkin Prize will be announced later in the year.

The full list of twelve RIBA International Award winners is:

• Clayton Campus – Monash University, Melbourne, Australia - VN Architecture

• Balsillie School of International Affairs, CIGI Campus, Canada - Kuwabara Payne McKenna Blumberg Architects

• Guangzhou International Finance Centre, Guangzhou, China - Wilkinson Eyre Architects

• Innhouse hotel Kunming, China - Integer Intelligent and Green

• Yotsuya Tenera, Tokyo, Japan - Key Operation Inc / Architects

• One KL, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - SCDA Architects

• The Troika, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia - Foster + Partners

• Auckland Art Gallery – Toi o Tamaki, Auckland, New Zealand FJMT + Archimedia -architects in association

• Solaris Fusionopolis 2B, One North, Singapore - TR Hamzah and Yeang

• Urban housing and crèche, Geneva, Switzerland - Sergison Bates Architects with Jean-Paul Jaccaud Architectes

• Frick Chemistry Laboratory, Princeton University, USA - Hopkins Architects

• Sperone Westwater, Bowery, New York City - Foster + Partners





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June 22, 2012

Schirn and Liebieghaus stage a comprehensive presentation of Jeff Koons' work

Collection of important later works by Monet, Twombly, and Turner in exhibition at Tate Liverpool

Marilyn & Me, Lawrence Schiller's first solo exhibition in the United States on view at Steven Kasher Gallery

Painting in Space: An exhibition to benefit CCS Bard opens at Luhring Augustine

The Toledo Museum of Art to return 2,500-year-old water vessel, or kalpis to Italy

More and Different Flags: Group exhibition opens at Marlborough in Chelsea

Damien Hirst creates exclusive artwork for London Evening Standard to mark opening of London 2012 festival

Four prolific contemporary Indian women artists exhibit at Rossi & Rossi in London

Some restrictions on dissident artist Ai Weiwei ending; domestic travel restrictions lifted

RIBA International Awards: Winners of the 2012 awards for architectural excellence announced

Unique Warhol prints and Robert Motherwell works among top lots at Swann Galleries' auction

United Photo Industries announces programming for Photoville at Brooklyn Bridge Park

$5 million in stolen documents and medals returned to Chicago's Polish museum

Major exhibition by celebrated British artist Mark Wallinger opens at Baltic Centre for Contemporary Art

Collection of Indian temple jewellery in gold, diamonds & rubies found in Spain to be sold by Bonhams

Soggy solstice: Stonehenge gets soaking

US takes control of dinosaur skeleton in NY Friday

Canadian artist Patrick Lundeen's first New York City solo exhibition opens at Mike Weiss Gallery

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