The UK Pavilion has been selected as a winner of two Architizer A+Awards in the Cultural: Pavilions category. The Architizer A+ Jury Winner is selected by our illustrious jury, comprising equal parts architects+designers, cultural thought leaders and developers. The Architizer A+ Popular Choice Winner is selected by the online voting public after a three week long campaign.
The UK Pavilion, Milan Expo 2015 has been selected as a Finalist in the Architizer A+ Awards in the category 'Cultural: Pavilions'. Being a finalist, the UK Pavilion is up for two awards: The Architizer A+ Jury Award and the Architizer A+ Popular Choice Award.
The online public chooses the Architizer A+ Popular Choice Award and public voting is open from March 15th to April 1st. To vote in the public vote for the UK Pavilion - please follow the link here http://awards.architizer.com/public/voting/?cid=28 .
The Jury Winners and Popular Choice Winners will be announced on April 12th.
As well as being a finalist in the Cultural: Pavilions category - the UK Pavilion has received a Special Mention in the Architizer A+ Awards in the category Concepts: Architecture and Art.
On Friday 4th March 2016 at the Civic Trust Awards - Wolfgang Buttress and team won both the Pro Tem Special Award and the Civic Trust Pro Tem Award for the UK Pavilion Milan Expo 2015.
Listen in to the BBC 6 Music interview from Sunday February 7th and hear Wolfgang Buttress guest on Mary Anne Hobbs' morning show.
Wolfgang talks about the success of the award-winning Hive sculpture at the Milan World Expo 2015 and the bee-inspired soundtrack from this Expo; 'ONE' that is being released by RIvertones on February 12th.
Also discussed will be the live performances of 'ONE' at the Nottingham Arts Theatre on 18th and 19th February as well as the second life of the gold medal-winning Hive sculpture as it gets relocated to London's famous Kew Gardens in the summer of 2016.
Listen to Mary Anne Hobbs' show here or click this link for more information on the upcoming live performances and imminent record release.