RIBA Competition Housing Exhibition

Organiser: RIBA
Location: CUBE, Portland Street, Manchester

This exhibition showcases a range of housing projects that have originated through RIBA Competition 17th October to 20th December 2008 A new winter exhibition organised by the RIBA Competitions Office opens in October showing a selection of housing projects that have originated through RIBA competition. This exciting and varied choice of projects shows the wide range of solutions generated through architectural competitions and will include: · the six shortlisted entries from the competition to develop 400 Student Residences at the University of Warwick; · the seven shortlisted entries from the LEX, Walsall Waterfront development · the winning design for the Lawrenny Sustainable Housing Development in Pembrokeshire; · the completed building project for the Elmswell ‘Clay Fields’ Affordable Housing project, which is a ground-breaking 26-home scheme committed to sustainable development; · the design development for the Bradford House competition as it nears completion; an inspirational modernisation of Victorian housing typologies · details of the new competition launched on behalf of Urban Splash for 250 market-priced and affordable family homes as part of the North Shore project area in Stockton-on-Tees · information on the recently launched Nationwide Student Sustainable Housing Competition The exhibition highlights that architectural competitions can work for any scale of project whether large or small. CUBE is located at 113 – 115 Portland Street, Manchester, M1 6FB. Tel: +44 [0] 161 237 5525. Fax: +44 [0] 161 236 5815. Email: Admission to the exhibitions is free. The opening times are Mon-Fri 12-5:30pm, Saturdays 12-5pm and Sundays closed.