THE Royal Incorporation of Architects in Scotland (RIAS) has confirmed the seven-strong shortlist for the RIAS Andrew Doolan Best Building in Scotland Award.
The winner will be announced at a dinner at the National Museum of Scotland, Edinburgh on 4th October.
The seven finalists are as follows:
The Black House, Isle of Skye
Dualchas Architects Ltd for a Private Client
Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service – The Jack Copland Centre, Edinburgh
Reiach and Hall Architects for Scottish National Blood Transfusion Service
Tollcross Housing Association Offices, Glasgow
Elder and Cannon Architects for Tollcross Housing Association
RIAS revealed that judging will take place at the end of September, with criteria including architectural integrity; usability and context; delivery and execution; and sustainability.
Last year’s prize went to Nucleus, The Nuclear Decommissioning Authority and Caithness Archive designed by Reiach and Hall.