Britten-Pears Archive wins RIBA National Award

The Britten-Pears Archive has been named as one of 56 winners of a RIBA National Award. The project is now eligible for the 2014 Stirling Prize, with the shortlist announced later this summer. RIBA National Awards are the most rigorously judged awards for architectural excellence, given in recognition of each projects’ significant contribution to architecture. Judges praised the “beautifully finished” Britten-Pears Archive by noting that “every element is considered and resolved to create a comfortable, refined and holistic building.”