2018 Stirling Prize awarded to Bloomberg London office by Foster + Partners

            <img src="https://archinect.imgix.net/uploads/ko/ko4hv40uirwtmqzn.jpg?fit=crop&auto=compress%2Cformat&w=1200" border="0" />Another RIBA awards cycle has come to a close! This evening at The Roundhouse in London, RIBA just announced the Bloomberg London headquarters by Foster + Partners as the 2018 <a href="http://bustler.net/news/tags/stirling-prize/930" >Stirling Prize</a> winner for the UK's Best New Building. The jury &mdash; which&nbsp;<a href="http://bustler.net/news/6796/david-adjaye-appointed-as-2018-riba-stirling-prize-jury-chair" >David Adjaye led</a> &mdash; selected the building from a shortlist of six projects.<br>
“After vigorous debate, the jury reached a unanimous decision — Bloomberg’s new European HQ is a monumental achievement,” said RIBA President Ben Derbyshire in a statement. “The creativity and tenacity of Foster + Partners and the patronage of Bloomberg have not just raised the bar for office design and city planning, but smashed the ceiling. This building is a profound expression of confidence in British architecture — and perfectly illustrates why the UK is the profession’s global capital. This role and reputation must be maintained, despite the political uncertainty of Brexit.” Read on more about the winning project. ...

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