LIS FOA2016 – A House and Grounds for an Art Collector – A Competition: Awards Presentation




Eight teams entered the competition and six submitted proposals. Judging and presentation of awards took place on Wednesday, 28th September 2016 at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons Glasgow.

The LIS would like to thank the team of judges: Noel Farrer (Past President of the LI), Bill Cairns FLI,
Jill Gerber of Cyril Gerber Fine Art and Compass Gallery,
Sandy Robinson (Scottish Government Architect) and Glasgow architect and Past President of GIA Fiona Sinclair.

The judging team was expertly guided by Alan Cameron.

All Winners




The event was a sell-out. After a thoughtful and thorough introduction by Acting Chair Rachel Tennant, members and guests sat enthralled by an excellent presentation by Diarmaid Lawlor Head of Place at AD+S. Prizes were presented by Karen Cunningham of RIAS and Director of the Festival of Architecture. All Judges, speakers and presenter of awards have been thanked for their contribution

Winner of the Festival Award was the team of Keith Horner and Neil Gillespie OBE.


Guest Speaker Diarmaid Lawlor

First runner up were James Trevers with Nicky Thomson and Rowan Mackinnon-Pryde. Second runners up were Gerard O’Brien and Amie Jane Routledge – they also won the popular vote held during the ensuing brief exhibition. The winning entry has been retained for display at the December FOA exhibition.















Watch the presentation again, with words from Rachel Tennant, Bill Cairns and the competition winners in this short video:


Watch the excellent presentation by Diarmaid Lawlor Head of Place at AD+S in the below video.


LIS & FOA2016 Logos

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