RIBA announces the 2017 President’s Medal student winners

            <img srcset="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/3u/3uxm4cc4spuvrh85.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650 1x,https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/3u/3uxm4cc4spuvrh85.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=2 2x, https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/3u/3uxm4cc4spuvrh85.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650&dpr=3 3x" src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/3u/3uxm4cc4spuvrh85.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=650" border="0" title="" alt="" width="650" height="" />Established in 1836, the RIBA President's Medals&nbsp;recognize&nbsp;outstanding architectural research and study around the world. Along with the announcement of the <a href="http://bustler.net/news/6167/winners-of-the-2017-riba-president-s-awards-for-research" >Research winners and Research Medalist</a>, the student winners were revealed today. Out of 373 architecture schools that RIBA invited, 293 design projects and dissertations from 97 schools in 34 countries were submitted &mdash;&nbsp;the highest number of entries in the competition's history.
During today's ceremony in London, RIBA revealed the student winners for the Silver and Bronze Medals, the Dissertation Medal, the Serjeant Awards for Excellence in Drawing, and the SOM Foundation UK Fellowships. The Silver Medal went to Daniel Hall of The Cooper Union (tutored by Lauren Kogod) for his project “Cycles of Toolmaking: An Optic, Tactile, Haptic, Material, Scalar and Pedagogic Study”, which focuses on the town of Mashiko, Japan. It was the first time The Cooper Union entered the competition. Check out the winning projects below. The Silver Medal...

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